Managing solid waste remains a low priority for most Asian cities. Here’s what we have learned needs to change.
Southeast Asian economies are starting to feel the pinch of trade tensions, recession fears and other global trends.
As the world marks International Day of Action for Women's Health, maternal deaths are an uncomfortable reminder that much work still needs to be done. Indonesia is a case in point. While it is one of the fast growing economic powerhouses in Asia it is also experiencing a worrying rise in maternal deaths.
Flooding and other risks to the people, economy and infrastructure of coastal cities due to climate change cannot be underestimated.
The delivery of services – such as clean water, reliable public transport, schools and hospitals – through economic and social infrastructure is among the most important functions of government. Resources must be well spent to ensure quality.
Important changes are underway for Southeast Asia’s relationship with its biggest trading partner, the People’s Republic of China.
Here’s why the perception that skilled migration damages the source country is wrong.
The recent haze caused by forest fires in Indonesia is yet another form of air pollution we increasingly suffer in Asia, where many have come to accept this public health risk as a necessary evil of urban economic growth.
Финтех - слияние финансов и современных технологий - может изменить ситуацию в сторону всеобъемлющего экономического роста в условиях пандемии.