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Since China's economic boom in the late 1990s, thousands of African traders and business-people have migrated to the southern city of Guangzhou. The Chinese metropolis is now home to a vibrant African community, with "African streets" emerging in its center.
In the second part of Guangzhou's 'Little Africa' series, CCTV's Wu Lei notes that thousands of African traders and business-people have migrated to the southern Chinese city, since the country's economic boom in the late 1990s. The Chinese metropolis is now home to a vibrant African community, with "African streets" emerging.
One of the hottest names in the upcoming presidential race, Mayor Rodrigo Duterte of Davao City sits with executives of the business community and answers some of their burning questions. Will he run for President in 2016? The Asia CEO Forum with Mayor Duterte was held at the Makati Diamond Residences on June 25, 2015
The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade was recently invited by the Export Council of Australia to take part in a briefing to the Victorian business community on 'Doing Business in South-East Asia'. Free Trade Agreement (FTA) Special Negotiator, Mr Michael Mugliston, overviewed Australia's existing and prospective FTAs, and the benefits they offer Australian businesses.
Explore! http://business.curtin.edu.au/abccription The Asia Business Centre (ABC) at Curtin Business School serves to strengthen and leverage Asia capabilities and stakeholder engagement to advance industry connection, research collaboration and business impact. The ABC is built around the conviction that Curtin University’s diverse and high quality research expertise, executive education capability, organisational structures and strong track record of industry and community engagement, will make the centre a leading business-oriented research and executive education centre, and a recognised thought leader in Australia.
http://opentoexport.com/info/emerging-markets/ Emerging Markets | Focus on emerging Southeast Asia Speakers: Wai-Kit Ho, British Business Group Vietnam; Helen Etheridge, UK Asian Business Council; Amita Krishna, British Malaysian Chamber of Commerce Find out about the opportunities, key considerations and in market support available to grow your business in Asian markets such as Malaysia, Indonesia & Vietnam. Webinar series: Emerging Markets Watch the other webinars in this series here http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLWi8jSryVtUFoO9P-JNYcieKkSalXihIJ The Key takeaways are: 1. Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and UK-ASEAN Business Council (UKABC) focus on stimulating an economic pipeline between British business and southeast Asia. They are useful resources you sh...
Jason Lin, Head of Business Development at Techlist, reveals key statistics on funding in the Asian ecosystem. About Tech in Asia: Tech in Asia is the online community for Asia’s startup ecosystem, where you can keep abreast of Asia’s tech industry, and share your thoughts alongside ours. With an ever-growing team of 70 based all across Asia and the US, spanning editorial, events and database functions, we are fully dedicated to bringing Asia’s tech ecosystem closer together. Anyone willing to add value to Asia’s tech community and ecosystem is able and welcome to join in the conversation. Find us on: • Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/techinasia • Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/Techinasia
http://www.weforum.org/ Asia looks to play an increasingly important role in the global economy as ASEAN celebrates its 50th anniversary. But as prospects for global trade darken, how will Asia’s economic journey continue? Dimensions to be addressed: - Regional trade agreements - ASEAN cooperation - China as a uniting force This session was developed in partnership with Channel NewsAsia. - Anthony F. Fernandes, Group Chief Executive Officer, AirAsia, Malaysia - Li Daokui, Dean, Schwarzman College, Tsinghua University, People's Republic of China - Kishore Mahbubani, Dean, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore, Singapore - Mustapa Mohamed, Minister of International Trade and Industry of Malaysia - Nouriel Roubini, Professor of Economics, Stern School of B...
To learn more about Community Business, visit: http://www.communitybusiness.org To coincide with International Women's Day on 8 March 2012, Community Business and The Women's Foundation partnered to organise the first Women on Boards Week, a series of activities designed to promote understanding and discussion around the representation of women on boards. The Women on Boards Executive Forum, held on 9 March 2012, was the culmination of a week of discussion and dialogue. Prior to the Execuitve Forum, Community Business sat down with Jan De Silva, Dean of Ivey Asia, for some insights into the issue of gender diversity on corporate boards. Here is the CB Quick Chat Interview.
Mr. Ben Lai, President of Greater Asia Business Federation explains who should join the GABF and why their membership will be beneficial. With the GABF is to understand the two different cultures. Our goal is help the Economic Growth of the Asian community, and the United States. To also help Unite the 14 countries together. GABF is the solution to the 2008 economic crisis that we had in the United States. Most importantly this will create jobs for both Asia, and the United States. Varied businesses displayed their work from booths that included manufacturers, jewelry makers, insurance brokers, sustainable growth companies and more. For More Information Please Visit: www.GABF.us www.ChinaUSBA.com
Since 2000, Southeast Asia has had some of the fastest growing economies in the world. Can countries like Indonesia, The Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam avoid being ensnared in the oft-observed slowdown in growth that occurs once developing countries reach middle income levels? What are the prospects for ASEAN integration and “economic community”? How committed are the regional governments to liberalization? What are the implications of economic integration and liberalization for Southeast Asia, the United States, and other Pacific economies? How does the business community weigh these implications? Join us as our expert panel examines these issues.
This young entrepreneur is on fire! She told Ellen about her business, and ignited a passion in the entire audience.
The Asian Financial Forum (AFF) 2012 brought some of the most influential members of the global financial and business community to Hong Kong to discuss developments and trends in the dynamic markets of Asia. This video features highlights of the forum's second day (17 January), including discussion of Japan's reconstruction needs, sustainable growth, the Chinese currency and a keynote speech by Nobel economics laureate Dr Joseph Stiglitz. The next AFF will be held 14-15 January 2013. Day 1 Highlights can be viewed here: http://youtu.be/qz9O9Fk2AC0 Text summaries of AFF2012: http://www.asianfinancialforum.com/en/info_summaries.htm AFF website: http://www.asianfinancialforum.com
7th Ageing Asia Innovation Forum 2016 26-27 April 2016, Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre, Singapore About Ageing Asia Innovation Forum The annual Ageing Asia Innovation Forum (AAIF) is an international B2B iconic event platform held annually in Singapore that connects CEO level business, government and community leaders to invest and collaborate on business opportunities in Real Estate, Healthcare, Wellness, Finance, Technology and Senior Care. AAIF aims to showcase the world’s most innovative models of care that will improve quality of living and happiness of older adults in Asia Pacific, focusing on Healthy Ageing, Independent Ageing and Dignified Ageing. This year's AAIF in Singapore gathered over 580 C-level delegates across 17 countries to exchange insights and identify the oppor...