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View from Asia: beware the temptations of Industry 4.0

As the latest tech revolution – the digitisation of manufacturing – arrives, companies should be clear that the benefits outweigh the costs before adoption.

Lawrence Yeo

View from Asia: the rise of Asia's renewables

Renewable energy has risen in popularity in Asia in recent years, but the appeal of fossil fuel endures.

Lawrence Yeo

View from Asia: slow progress on SDGs

Asia-Pacific is likely to hit only one of its 16 UN Sustainable Development Goals by 2030, writes Lawrence Yeo.

Lawrence Yeo

View from Asia: The rise of the smart cities

Careful planning, monitoring and execution are needed to ensure Asia's cities are the smartest.

Lawrence Yeo

View from Asia: Don't miss the fintech train

Not only does fintech hold massive potential for Asian businesses – those who do not get on board soon will be left behind, warns Lawrence Yeo.

Lawrence Yeo

View from Asia: Future growth will come from beyond the megacities

Asia’s secondary cities hold the the key to the continent’s future, writes Lawrence Yeo.

Lawrence Yeo

View from Asia: The push to introduce AI

Asian countries are embracing artificial intelligence for its disruptive capacity, with China taking the lead. But in a diverse region where internet access is relatively curtailed, progress still has some way to go, writes Lawrence Yeo.

Lawrence Yeo

View from Asia: A strong property picture

Asia's property sector is growing at a predictably variable rate in the region's various countries, but the overall picture is a healthy one, writes Lawrence Yeo.

Lawrence Yeo

View from Asia: World Bank upbeat on 2018 outlook

Prospects for east Asia in 2018 are mixed but generally positive, according the World Bank. Lawrence Yeo reports.

View from Asia: Local disagreements threaten regional achievements

Three of the top five global financial centres are from Asia but if tension from the Korean Peninsula and China escalates, all the progress they have made could unravel, says Lawrence Yeo.

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