November 22, 2016
Published in Global Finance Magazine, you can also read the full article here.
Internal pricing for maximum returns takes on heightened risk as governments crack down on creative tax-avoidance maneuvers.
Take any hard-pressed Asian CFO into a corner and ask him or her ab...
October 14, 2016
Published in Global Finance Magazine, you may also read the full article here.
Hanjin: Coal Mine Canary?
Some believe Hanjin's bankruptcy signals that quantitative easing has no more power, and a global recession is on the horizon.
Asia was roiled in September by the spe...
August 11, 2016
At this early stage the impacts of BREXIT are hard to pin down, because the timing of the exit and post-exit regulatory outcomes are very far from clear.
I have argued – see the debate – that a soft outcome is likely because many major European countries have strong eco...
April 8, 2016
For most classes of hotel in Asia supply will continue to exceed demand for at least 3 years.
Your product is good, of course it is, but could you drive more business into your estate by better understanding source markets and more effective sales deployment?
March 9, 2016
Our China team have been collecting input from many clients and observers in China and the region, spanning B2B and B2C: we have summarized their collective wisdom in 5 key points.
For background on why China is now fundamentally more challenging, go read my previous p...
November 13, 2015
The Singapore-based CEO of a Fortune 500 company recently told us: "My team is smart andworks hard to get good outcomes. But time and again we don't get the results we expect from regional programs."
ACG data based on >200 corporate change programs in APAC sho...
October 14, 2015
Many companies who have achieved steady growth in Asia have benefitted from fast-growing markets and enthusiastic customers.