How We Can Revitalize the G20
Is the G-20 losing its way? The G-20 played a critical role in leading the world out the financial crisis in 2008-9. It was decisive, united and effective in dealing with that crisis. However, it has since lacked that that level of vitality.
In Asia, Millions of Baby Girls Are Lost to Pre-Natal Sex Selection
The lack of female children being born in many countries does widespread damage to society and the economy.
Internet-Only Banks to Change Financial Landscape in Korea, and Beyond
The entry of fully digitalized banks can help improve financial services, and support the emergence of innovative financial solutions to benefit MSMEs in developing Asia.
Floating Solar on the Move in Asia
Solar power was initially installed on rooftops, then on public light fittings, later on land. Now it can be installed on water.
What Korea, Malaysia Can Teach us About Sanitation's Impact on Economic Growth
Both countries are good examples of how investing in water and sanitation spurs economic development.
How Sihwa Turned the Tide on Bespoiling Energy Plants
This tidal power plant in the Republic of Korea is a remarkable combination of high energy capacity and low environmental impact.
University-Industry Collaboration at the Heart of Knowledge-Based Economic Growth
The Republic of Korea and the People's Republic of China offer 4 lessons for developing countries to strengthen their higher education systems and innovation capacities.
Repelling Mosquitoes (and Ignorance) with Science and Technology Education
Teaching science, technology, engineering and math benefits students and society in a variety of ways.
Asia’s Vibrant Elderly are Redefining What It Means to be “Old”
The Asia and Pacific region is aging rapidly, and that is affecting the region’s workforce, but increased longevity is adding an unexpected element to the picture
Three Ways to Enhance Student Assessments
Developing a holistic national student assessment system can be a colossal undertaking but strategic measures can produce results.