Tag: Asia

In the race to become the leader in artificial intelligence (AI), China and the US are way ahead of the global competition, but it provides plenty of opportunities for smaller,... Read More

Vientiane, Laos' national capital, mixes French-colonial architecture with Buddhist temples such as the golden, 16th-century Pha That Luang, which is a national symbol. All the information for tourist and travellers... Read More

Governments in Asia need to focus on long-term planning that informs policies, decision-making, and allocation of finances to tackle the region’s water crisis, written by Cecilia Tortajada, Professor in practice,... Read More

A heady cocktail of stronger global recovery prospects, surging prices for crude oil and other commodities, supply-side disruptions and rising container shipping costs has fuelled concerns of rising inflation. This... Read More

Ms. Rosy Khanna (Asia-Pacific regional industry director, Financial Institutions at IFC) talks about the importance of financial inclusion, the role of digital payments in supporting the post-COVID economic recovery, and... Read More