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Expanding YCP’s Greater China and Global Capabilities with YCP Shenkuo

The business integration of YCP and Shenkuo presents exciting opportunities in Greater China and beyond.

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Unlocking New Potential in Europe with YCP Shenkuo

The integration of Shenkuo into YCP Holdings strengthens the Group’s capabilities in European markets, marking the launch of YCP Shenkuo.

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Expanding YCP’s Greater China and Global Capabilities with YCP Shenkuo

The business integration of YCP and Shenkuo presents exciting opportunities in Greater China and beyond.

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Adopting Strategic Approaches for SEA Startups and Investors

By adopting strategic approaches, SEA startups and investors can better navigate the complex funding landscape.

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Opportunities for SEA Investors Amidst the Funding Crunch

SEA's startup ecosystem has underscored the importance of secondary markets and strategic investments, creating opportunities amidst the funding crunch.

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How Component Manufacturers Can Contribute Towards the Rise of Hydrogen Vehicles

Our automotive experts’ latest report explores the hydrogen fuel cell vehicle market, analyzing industry opportunities for automotive component manufacturers.

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Understanding the Islamic Finance Industry in Malaysia

Malaysia’s Islamic finance industry stands as a beacon of growth and innovation within the global Islamic economy.

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The Role of VCs in Shaping the Future of Southeast Asia’s Startups

Understanding the role of VC is crucial for SEA startups to achieve sustainable growth and success.

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Exploring Renewable Energy Opportunities for SEA Smart Airports

Implementing renewable energy in airport infrastructure presents many opportunities for SEA smart airports.

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Smart Airports in Southeast Asia: Airside Technology Transformations

Leveraging airside technology in SEA airports can help stakeholders optimize airport operations.

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Indonesia’s Net Zero Emissions Journey: The Impact of Clean Energy Targets on the Oil & Gas Industry

Explore the transformation of Indonesia's oil & gas industry, facing challenges from growing demand and emissions as it shifts towards renewable energy.

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Diversifying Automotive Supply Chains in Asia: Strategic Shifts Beyond China

In response to market dynamics, the automotive industry is strategically diversifying supply chains beyond China to enhance resilience and mitigate risks.

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The Future of Cold Chain in Southeast Asia’s Last Mile Logistics Industry

Pharmaceutical and grocery deliveries have promoted the cold chain’s rise in SEA last mile logistics.

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Partner Expertise: Behind Reckitt's Multimarket Campaign for Tech-Savvy Moms

Our Head of Creatives and Partner, Eunice Maximo, walks us through the idea development process behind her team's campaign for Reckitt Benckiser.

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Emerging New Players in Southeast Asia’s Last Mile Logistics Market

The emergence of new players has improved the competitive nature of SEA's last mile logistics industry market, and will drive further growth in the ecosystem.

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Sustainable Practices Driving Innovation in Last Mile Logistics Across Southeast Asia

Last mile logistics players in Southeast Asia have implemented sustainable practices in its operations to attract environmentally conscious consumers.

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Challenges in Automotive Lubricant Digitalization in Southeast Asia

Despite experiencing growth, the digitalization of the automotive lubricants market in SEA still faces some challenges.

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Supply Chain Optimization in the SEA Automotive Lubricants Market

Companies have created innovations to support supply chain optimization in Southeast Asia’s automotive lubricants market.

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Navigating the Funding Challenges of SEA Startups

Our M&A experts share the latest updates and analyze emerging trends in Southeast Asia’s startup landscape.

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Exploring the Southeast Asian Market for Non-Automotive Lubricants

The non-automotive lubricants market in SEA is experiencing robust growth and remains promising in the future.

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Partner Expertise: A Journey through the Evolution of US-China Business Relations

YCP Solidiance Managing Partner, Pilar Dieter, shares insights on navigating the complexities of cross-border trade and investment between the two markets.

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Major Players and Key Trends in Digital Payments in SEA

As SEA marches into a cashless future, major players in the digital payments segment will continue to promote financial transformation in the region.

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An Overview of Southeast Asia's Fintech Market

From digital payments to InsurTech and cryptocurrency, Southeast Asia is at the forefront of fintech innovation.

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Technological Protectionism Threats in the Digital Era

While technological protectionism has raised concerns, various approaches are available to mitigate the associated risks.

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Driving Toward Sustainability: The Rise of Electric Buses and Trucks in Thailand

The increasing adoption of electric buses and trucks in Thailand signifies a larger movement towards sustainable transportation solutions.

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Unlocking Growth: Indonesia Skincare Market Penetration

Penetration in Indonesian skincare market is driven by both online and offline strategies, effectively driving engagement and boosting sales.

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Driving Growth and Opportunities in Thailand’s EV Market

Thailand's EV market is poised for continued growth and innovation in the coming years, with several promising growth opportunities also emerging.

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Unveiling the Future of Fintech: Key Drivers for BNPL and P2P Growth

As BNPL and P2P continue to redefine the financial industry, the key drivers will steer the course of their growth into the broader fintech ecosystem.

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The Economic Impact of Indonesia's Halal Market Value

Indonesia's Muslim population drives the country's halal market value, featuring key players in the fields of halal food to halal Islamic finance products.

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Redefining Credit: How BNPL and P2P are Shaping Global Fintech Landscape

The dynamic evolution of the global fintech landscape, notably in BNPL and P2P lending, presents entry opportunities for strategic M&A within the sector.

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Assessing Malaysia’s Halal Economic Value

Malaysia’s halal economic value is driven by its Muslim population and key players, contributing significantly to the nation's overall economic landscape.

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Accelerating Growth of the Philippine Semiconductor Sector

Highlighted by innovation and global collaboration, the Philippine semiconductor industry is slated for further growth as it positions to become a global hub.

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Exploring Asia’s Aviation Industry: Key Trends in 2024

With Asia’s aviation industry slated for further growth in 2024, it is crucial to understand the key trends and implications shaping its future trajectory.

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Fintech in SEA: Unlocking Opportunities in Southeast Asia’s Financial Landscape

Our latest report highlights key updates in SEA’s financial technology sector, including growth in the areas of payment solutions and cryptocurrency.

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Future of Global Corporations: Key Trends and How To Turn Them Into Strategy

Our Managing Partner and Management Services CEO, Pilar Dieter, recently contributed to Nextcontinent’s white paper on key changes in global companies.

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Dominating SEA’s EV Revolution: The Ultimate Guide to the EV Market in Thailand

In our latest report, YCP Solidiance looks at the drivers, barriers, and outlook of Thailand’s electric vehicle industry growth.

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Partner Expertise: How AI is Revolutionizing Early Detection of Diseases

YCP Solidiance Partner Naithy Cyriac discusses how AI has proven valuable for the early detection of diseases across medical fields in Southeast Asia.

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Global Sourcing and Procurement Outlook

YCP Consus takes a look into the global sourcing and procurement landscape, trends, and challenges with a focus on APAC and NA.

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Introducing Our Expanded Supply Chain Solutions Capabilities

The integration of Consus Global into YCP Holdings strengthens the Group’s Solutions businesses, forming its new Supply Chain Solutions division: YCP Consus.

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Revolutionizing Retail: Navigating the Digital Future in Southeast Asia

At the Retail Asia Summit, our Director, Shin Thant Aung, delved into the trends and advancements shaping the retail industry's trajectory.

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How to Succeed in the Indonesian Skincare Market: A Guide for Brands

YCP Solidiance has published a report on the skincare industry in Indonesia, successful skincare brands’ strategies, and emerging trends in the market.

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Partner Expertise: Unlocking M&A Opportunities in Buy Now, Pay Later Within Southeast Asia

In Southeast Asia’s Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) segment, potential M&A opportunities are emerging, which will facilitate the entry of banks and retailers.

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How E-commerce is Entering a New Phase in Southeast Asia

Our Partner, Mehdi Jaouadi, shares his expert insight on the e-commerce landscape in the region at an exclusive webinar with Santander UK.

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Automotive Lubricants in the Digital Age: Trends and Opportunities for SEA

YCP Solidiance has published a report on the Southeast Asia lubricant market trends and digitalization strategies of key industry players.

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Partner Expertise: Exploring China as a Mobility Powerhouse

As the largest car market in the world, China’s mobility sector is rapidly developing, and several mobility trends are expected to shape the industry's future.

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The Implications of Adopting Advanced Driver-Assistance Systems (ADAS) Technology in Electric Cars

Our Director, Shin Thant Aung, explores integrating Advanced Driver-Assistance System (ADAS) with Battery Electric Vehicles (BEVs).

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Seamless Journeys: Revolutionizing Mobility in Southeast Asia through MaaS

YCP Solidiance’s latest report covers the growing Mobility as a Service (MaaS) industry in Southeast Asia (SEA), touching on key drivers, barriers, and trends

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The Accelerated Development of Urban Mobility Systems in Asia

Innovative technology is transforming mobility systems in Asia, where several mobility solutions are significantly impacting the outlook of mobility in Asia.

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Exploring Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) M&A Opportunities in SEA

Learn more about the potential of SEA’s Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) industry.

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Unveiling the Potential of the Halal Industry: Emerging Trends in Southeast Asia

YCP Solidiance provides an overview of the halal industry in SEA, including trends and outlook in key areas like halal food, tourism, and cosmetics.

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Smart Airports - Navigating Digital Transformation of Airports in SEA

Smart airports in Southeast Asia are emerging as the new industry standard, where innovations like artificial intelligence, automation, and IoT are trending.

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Impact of Digital Health Technology on Thailand's Healthcare Industry

Thailand is innovating via digital health transformation and telemedicine 2.0 further improving its services and already well-positioned healthcare industry.

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Southeast Asia: Keys to Driving Regional Sustainable Development

Southeast Asia is accelerating sustainable recovery. Corporates and governments alike are expected to play a critical role in driving development.

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An Outlook on Digital Health Transformation in SEA

Learn more about the different digitalization trends in healthcare across Southeast Asia.

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Logistics in SEA: Exploring Innovations Within Last Mile Logistics

YCP Solidiance explores how businesses can embrace opportunities, identify challenges, and gain insight into last mile logistics in SEA.

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Investment Opportunities in the Philippines' Industries This 2023

In the Philippines, the digital economy, electronics, and renewable energy industries are investment hotbeds, presenting promising business opportunities.

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How Smart Technology Will Bolster the Services Sector in India

Innovative solutions and digital advancements are revolutionizing India’s services sector, wherein digital transformation is playing a critical role.

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How Central Bank Digital Currencies Are Revolutionizing Financial Possibilities

Our Associate, Benjamin Yong, explains financial technology, central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) and its impact on the future of the financial industry.

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Exploring M&A Entry Opportunities in Fintech via BNPL and P2P

YCP Solidiance’s team of experts takes a deep dive into M&A opportunities in fintech via the BNPL and P2P segments.

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Digital Health Transformation and Telemedicine 2.0 in Thailand

YCP Solidiance has released a white paper on healthcare in Thailand, and how digital transformation and telemedicine 2.0 will guide industry innovation.

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Introducing Our Expanded India Capabilities

The integration of Auctus Advisors into YCP Solidiance will help unlock further opportunities for global clients across several sectors in India and beyond.

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The Future of Smart Airports in Southeast Asia

We explore smart airport development in Southeast Asia, with emphasis on how the post-pandemic travel boom is driving airports to embrace digitalization.

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Electric Vehicles in Southeast Asia: Key Market Opportunities

The electric vehicle trend will continue in Southeast Asia, with international and domestic automotive players accelerating regional efforts due to demand.

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Utilizing AI-Driven Solutions in Finance, Healthcare, & Retail

Attempting to capitalize on artificial intelligence's value, professional service industry players are deploying AI solutions to improve offerings.

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Emerging Technology Trends in India’s Food & Beverage Industry 

India’s food and beverage industry is transforming and integrating the latest smart technology, with several promising trends presented to players.

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Key Market Trends in India’s Logistics Industry for 2023

India’s logistics sector is undergoing accelerated development due largely to trends in technological innovation, e-commerce, and public sector initiatives.

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Accelerating Sustainable Recovery in Southeast Asia

YCP Solidiance and Rimm Sustainability have collaborated on a report exploring sustainability issues in Southeast Asia.

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Vietnam's Energy Transition –
The Future of Renewable Energy

To sustain the growth of its industries, Vietnam is undergoing a clean energy transition centered on long-term renewable energy adoption.

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SEA Supply Chain in 2023: Opportunities and Challenges

In creating resilient and sustainable global supply chains, Southeast Asia will become an investment hotbed for players hoping to diversify their operations.

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Changes in China's Consumption and Corporate Management Post-Pandemic

Due to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, the lifestyle and consumption habits of Chinese consumers have significantly changed.

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How to Attract More Japanese Investments to India

India is receiving significant investment interest from Japan founded firms, but new strategies must be developed to capitalize on the Japan-India corridor.

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Investment Opportunities in the Global Hydroponics Market

The global hydroponics industry is growing steadily, with the emergence of investment opportunities in countries like the Philippines and Singapore.

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Financial Technology Trends to Look Out for in India This 2023

Like in other countries, financial technology is developing rapidly in India, with several industry trends expected to emerge in 2023.

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How Generative AI Will Impact Professionals and the Job Market

The advancement of AI technology and platforms like ChatGPT are transforming the future of industries, professionals, and the world of business as we know it.

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Potential Implications of Thailand’s Plastic Waste Import Ban

By 2025, Thailand will ban plastic waste imports, presenting parties with business opportunities related to the country’s sustainability agenda.

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Analyzing Taiwan's 2050 Net-Zero Carbon Emissions Plan

Taiwan’s net-zero carbon emissions plan will guide the development of its domestic industries, while also providing promising investment opportunities.

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Why Businesses Should Adopt Artificial Intelligence Strategies

In Asia, companies are leveraging AI for business strategies as it provides worthwhile benefits like automation, data processing, and advanced analytics.

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How Foreign Trade Agreements Will Boost Singapore’s Economy

Singapore's trade agreements will provide short and long-term business opportunities for several industries, like sustainability and the digital economy.

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Applications of Augmented Reality in the Asia Retail Market

Augmented reality (AR) is transforming the retail industry for businesses and consumers, providing an immersive shopping experience fit for the digital age.

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Policy Ambitions Versus Reality – The Current Energy Transition in Vietnam

YCP Solidiance has released a Vietnam energy outlook report that explores the country’s transition to renewable sources, along with investment opportunities.

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What Digitalization Trends Should Recovering SMEs Leverage in 2023

With widespread digital transformation and the growth of SMEs, several relevant trends are emerging in 2023.

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Promising Investment Trends in Asia's Semiconductor Industry 

Navigating short-term challenges will be essential to the long-term market success of the semiconductor industry in Asia.

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The Role of FDI in the Philippines’ Renewable Energy Market 

To ensure accelerated industry growth of renewable energy in the Philippines, entry of foreign direct investment (FDI) will be crucial in the coming years.

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An Overview of Digital Economy Growth in Southeast Asia

With the quick entry into the digital age, here is how the economy of the ASEAN region has managed its transformation.

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ASEAN 2023: Southeast Asia’s Most Promising Industries

ASEAN is undergoing rapid economic development, and several industries in SEA are trending: manufacturing, tourism, and the digital economy.

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Next-Gen IT CEOs Must Be Masters of Integration

The role of an IT CEO is transforming as tech and business become interdependent, with the next generation expected to become ‘master integrators.’

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Post-Pandemic F&B Industry Trends in Southeast Asia

Several F&B trends in Southeast Asia are expected to emerge in 2023 as businesses adjust to a post-pandemic setting.

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Benefits of Cloud Computing Services in E-Commerce

In the e-commerce industry, cloud computing services could provide several potential benefits to market stakeholders, so adoption should be explored.

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Understanding How the Private Sector is Driving Sustainability

Sustainability is becoming an increasingly important consideration for those in the private sector as it can make or break capturing consumers’ business.

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Potential Growth Opportunities for E-Commerce in Malaysia 

Despite previous concerns over market contraction due to endemicity, e-commerce in Malaysia is expected to remain profitable in 2023 and beyond.

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Ways Vietnam’s Tourism Sector Can Drive Digital Transformation

To revitalize its tourism sector, Vietnam must leverage digital transformation as it will promote industry-wide, accelerated development.

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Industry Outlook of Japan’s Automotive Sector in 2023

As a global superpower in the automotive industry, Japan is slated for rapid growth via trends like electric vehicles and changing supply chain processes.

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The Implementation Challenge for Management Consultants

Consultants cannot deliver results independently and must work closely with the organization. For the organization, this is ‘overhead’ beyond regular roles.

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How Thailand is Growing Its Financial Technology Industry

Entering 2023, Thailand has made numerous advancements in its fintech industry, which will serve to accelerate further development.

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Things to Consider in the Philippines’ F&B Industry

When investing in the Philippine food and beverage (F&B) industry, parties should first consider its landscape, challenges, and growth drivers.

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PE Firms Need to Create Deeper Operations Capabilities

Previous formulas of private equity (PE) investors are changing fast as it is becoming increasingly difficult for PE firms to buy cheap.

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Analyzing Market Conditions of China’s Haircare Industry

Due to rapid growth achieved over the pandemic, the haircare market in China is attracting the attention of potential investors.

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Automotive Industry in Thailand: 2023 Market Trends

Entering 2023, the Thailand automotive industry will be dominated by trends like electric vehicle development as the market continues to grow.

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Applying Digital Transformation Solutions in the Retail Sector

To address challenges in the retail sector, digital transformation solutions will likely become industry trends in the market.

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Updates on the Aerospace Industry in Asia for 2023

In Asia, the aerospace industry is becoming increasingly competitive with both the public and private sector bolstering its development.

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Smart Agriculture: The Role of Artificial Intelligence Tools

Artificial intelligence is quickly emerging as a promising tool in the agricultural industry, offering benefits like predictive analytics and precision farming.

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Exploring the Economic Impact of Tourism on the Philippines

As the pandemic eases, the Philippines opened tourism again in 2022 which will likely serve to boost the economy in coming years.

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An Overview of Financial Technology in Malaysia 

Fintech in Malaysia has grown significantly, with a range of innovative companies offering financial services via technology platforms and mobile applications.

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Exploring Sustainable Hydroponic Agribusinesses in the Philippines

Public and private sector agricultural players are accelerating initiatives like hydroponic agribusinesses to address food security issues in the Philippines.

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Post-Pandemic E-commerce Trends in Southeast Asia

To sustain e-commerce market growth in 2023, industry players will need to leverage emerging trends like guaranteed delivery dates and cross-border trade.

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Insights on China’s Haircare Industry: Japanese Brands in the Hair Color Market

Haircare in China, specifically the hair color segment, is thriving—but there is a need for local brands to establish presence amidst dominant foreign names.

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Automotive Industry Trends in China to Consider in 2023 

The automotive industry in China is innovating at an accelerated pace, with industry trends like self-driving robot taxis and floating trains becoming relevant.

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The Path Towards Adopting Urban Air Mobility in SEA

How can the urban air mobility market in Southeast Asia get to a point where it is stable and growing? YCP Solidiance explores key factors to consider.

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Enabling Vietnam’s Logistics Market Via Infrastructure

To capitalize on the growth of the Vietnam logistics market, stakeholders must bolster the development of the emerging sector’s infrastructure.

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Renewable Energy in Indonesia: Opportunities and Challenges

Indonesia is emphasizing the development of its renewable energy sector, which will likely have implications for the country’s professional industries.

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Analyzing the Potential of India’s Manufacturing Industry

The emergence of India’s manufacturing industry presents several opportunities for involved stakeholders, which will help catalyze economic development.

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Thailand’s Roadmap to Accelerating Electric Vehicle Industry Growth

Thailand is accelerating electric vehicle adoption, which presents several promising investment opportunities to stimulate EV growth.

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Navigating the Growth of Hong Kong's Fintech Landscape

Financial technology in Hong Kong is developing as a promising industry, which will inevitably translate to the emergence of several investment opportunities.

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Food Resilience through Sustainable Hydroponic Agribusiness in the Philippines

In our latest report, learn how sustainable hydroponics farming is shaping up to be one of the long-term solutions to agricultural problems in the Philippines.

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Thailand’s Road to Becoming an Electric Vehicle Powerhouse

As an automotive hub in Southeast Asia, Thailand is capitalizing on the automotive EV trend. Learn more about the potential investment opportunities here.

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Economic Recovery in Taiwan Through the Tourism Industry

To bolster Taiwan’s economic recovery, the revitalization of the tourism industry and the business opportunities it presents will be essential.

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Bolstering Tourism in Indonesia via Digital Infrastructure Investment

The tourism industry in Indonesia is revamping its digital ecosystem and related aspects like infrastructure to stimulate the growth of local businesses.

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Transforming Singapore Into a Financial Services Hub in Asia

Singapore is emerging as a financial services hub in Asia and the industry is poised for accelerated growth in late 2022 and early 2023.

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What an Increase in ASEAN Digital Consumers Means for SEA

How can businesses capitalize on an increase in digital consumers in ASEAN? Learn about the potential implications on the digital economy growth in SEA.

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Aiding Homegrown Start-ups Enterprises in Indonesia

To aid the emergence and growth of start-up enterprises in Indonesia, public and private cooperation between several stakeholders will play a significant role.

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Digital CX (Customer Experience) in the ASEAN Market: Expansion and Challenges

Our Managing Partner Shingo Kasumoto breaks down the different focus areas and industries to benefit from trends in digital customer experience market growth.

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How the Halal Industry in Malaysia is Meeting International Demand

With Chinese consumers set to get more halal products from Malaysia, halal businesses are presented with the opportunity to grow internationally.

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Investment Opportunities in the Indian Automotive Aftermarket Industry

How big is the aftermarket automotive industry in India? Learn how local automotive industry growth presents several opportunities for aftermarket players.

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Exploring the Hybrid Working Trend in the Philippines 

With Q3 and Q4 of 2022 and early 2023 approaching, the gradual transition to hybrid work setups is happening across several industries in the Philippines.

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Outlook of E-commerce in the Philippines for H2 2022

Heading into the second half of 2022 and early 2023, e-commerce is sustaining its success in the Philippines. How can stakeholders capitalize?

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Electric Vehicle Development and Deployment in Thailand: Moving Towards an Acceleration of EV Adoption

YCP Solidiance’s latest publication explores Thailand’s growing EV industry and the measures being taken to accelerate adoption among the public.

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Digitalization Trends in the Philippines for Q3 and Q4 2022

To understand the digitalization trends in the Philippines for H2 2022 and early 2023, read this report on ongoing progress and its implications on business.

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Tips for Investing in Thailand’s Smart Hospitals 

The healthcare system in Thailand is quickly evolving via digitalization with smart hospitals at the forefront. How can investors capitalize on smart hospitals?

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Factors for Long-Term Success of the China Tire Market

To learn about the tire market in China and how it can sustain long-term success, read the analysis on the growth of Chinese brands and their domestic market.

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Updates on Business Trends in the Philippines for H2 2022

For Q3 and Q4 of 2022, what are the emerging business trends in the Philippines? Learn more about digitalization, e-commerce, and hybrid work setups.

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Singapore E-commerce Trends in H2 2022

Will e-commerce continue to thrive in H2 2022? Learn more about the outlook of the e-commerce industry in Singapore and its current developments.

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Sustainability Investment Opportunities in Singapore for H2 2022

For H2 of 2022, sustainability in Singapore continues to trend as stakeholders are presented with several promising green investment opportunities.

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Overview of the ASEAN Consolidated Strategy on 4IR

How will the Fourth Industrial Revolution shape business in ASEAN? Read to understand more about the ASEAN Consolidated Strategy on 4IR.

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The Q3 and Q4 Outlook of Singapore’s Eldercare Industry

What are promising eldercare trends in Singapore this H2 2022 and for early 2023? Read on the growth of eldercare and the related opportunities emerging here.

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Digitalization Trends in Singapore for H2 2022

How is Singapore sustaining digitalization growth in H2 of 2022? Learn more about ongoing digitalization initiatives and related business opportunities.

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An Overview of Malaysia’s Halal Industry

YCP Solidiance reports on the current landscape of the halal market in Malaysia and potential development in the sectors of finance and halal food.

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Developing Long-Term Domestic Success: Insights on China’s Tire Market

How can the Chinese tire market overcome the dominance of foreign players to establish larger market share domestically?

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Capturing Esports Success in the Philippines: A Case Study

The success of the Philippines’ esports scene would not be possible without a combination of factors, including the country’s love for mobile gaming.

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Updates on Business Trends in Singapore for H2 2022

In Q3 and Q4 of 2022, what are the potential business trends in Singapore? Learn more about several emerging trends, like digitalization and sustainability.

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Renewable Energy Investment Opportunities in Vietnam

What impact will renewable energy have on business in Vietnam? Learn more here about potential investment opportunities and its implications.

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Accelerating the Philippine Construction Industry via Digital Transformation 

To learn more about the role of digital transformation in the development of the construction market in the Philippines, read more here.

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Post-Crash Cryptocurrency Investing Updates in Singapore

What can stakeholders expect in the Singaporean cryptocurrency industry this 2022? Read here to understand more about potential crypto trends.

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Building Smart Cities in the Philippines

Building smart cities in the Philippines will create several business opportunities, such as potential partnerships between the public and private sectors.

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Thailand’s Transition to Smart Agriculture in 2022

Agriculture in Thailand revolutionizing via the adoption of technology and smart solutions. What does this mean for both present and future stakeholders?

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Recommendations for Indonesia’s Consumer Business Industries for H2 2022

YCP Solidiance explores consumer spending in Indonesia this 2022, and how businesses can adapt to leverage Indonesia’s economic growth.

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Growing SMEs in Singapore and SEA via Public-Private Partnerships

How do public-private partnerships encourage SME growth in SEA? In Singapore, a recent PPP is expected to bolster development in the automotive industry.

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Growing the Philippines’ MSMEs Through E-Commerce

What is the current status of MSMEs in the Philippines? Our latest report delves into the industry’s digitalization via e-commerce.

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An Overview of the Logistics Industry's Digitalization in Japan

What can stakeholders do to overcome supply chain issues? Learn about how Japan has scaled digitalization efforts to accelerate the logistics industry’s growth.

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Key Trends in Indonesia’s Electric Vehicle Market

How can Indonesia capitalize as a global hub for the electric vehicle (EV) industry? Read more on the EV ecosystem, challenges, and potential investments.

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Application of Smart Technology Solutions in Asia

Businesses across Asia may benefit from utilizing smart technology by exploring related opportunities, like AI workforce development or big data analysis.

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The Future of E-Commerce in India

YCP Solidiance delves into the current state of e-commerce in India and how ongoing development will impact businesses within the industry.

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The Accelerated Development of Asia’s Esports Market

YCP Solidiance evaluates the growth of esports in Asia and the impact that it has in the context of the global market.

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Evaluating India’s E-Commerce and Retail Industry

We analyze the growth of the e-commerce and retail industry in India and the business opportunities that it presents to potential investors and market entrants.

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Green Recovery: SEA's Sustainable Development Outlook in 2022

Green recovery in Southeast Asia provides several advantages, most especially in driving economic growth and environmental sustainability.

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Addressing Food Security in Singapore 

Understand more about the importance of food security in Singapore and how the limited land available presents a challenging obstacle.

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The Growth of Telehealth Services in Malaysia

Integrating digital technology and solutions into its healthcare industry is an utmost priority for Malaysia.

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E-Commerce Automotive Aftermarket Trends in China 

YCP Solidiance explores the robust O2O e-commerce automotive aftermarket in China, and highlights three key trends for its long-term success.

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Enabling Industry 4.0 in Indonesia Through 5G

We explore the impact increased 5G connectivity will have on Indonesia’s manufacturing industry and smart city development.

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Building Business Industries Through Satellite Internet in the Philippines

Our latest report explores just how satellite internet connectivity can have a positive impact on several business industries in the Philippines.

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Opportunities in Vietnam’s Electric Automotive Industry

YCP Solidiance takes a look at new developments and opportunities in Vietnam’s growing electric automobile industry.

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Scaling Up Singapore’s Community Eldercare Initiatives

Singapore’s eldercare services are now focused on helping senior citizens “age in place” comfortably in a post-pandemic world.

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The Importance of Green Investments in Southeast Asia

YCP Solidiance explores how green investments will help increase job opportunities and help achieve climate goals in SEA.

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Updates on the Digitalization of the Philippine Port Logistics Industry

More traditional areas of the Philippines’ logistics industry are slowly starting to open up to the benefits of digitalization in their day-to-day operations.

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Automation in the Singapore Retail Industry

Singapore’s retail industry is exploring the use of automation and AI-powered solutions to address a manpower shortage.

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Introducing Electric Wheelchairs to the Chinese Welfare Equipment Industry

With China’s elderly care market growing, greater priority must be put on policies around its welfare equipment industry.

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The Growth of SMEs in Indonesia

Six key areas are being highlighted to help Indonesia’s SMEs scale up for success this post-pandemic 2022.

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Case Studies for Vietnam’s Smart Cities Development Plan

The importance of green and smart urban spaces is becoming clearer to Vietnam’s people, and both the public and private sector are developing long-term plans.

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The Current State of Fintech in Malaysia

To understand more about financial technology in Malaysia and the implications of current market trends, read more here.

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How Saudi Arabia is Transforming its Logistics Industry

As the Saudi logistics industry aims to become a global provider, several promising investment opportunities have emerged. Read below to understand more.

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Implications of Sustainable Manufacturing in Singapore

To meet its Green Plan 2030 goals, Singapore is exploring sustainable manufacturing and closely related eco-friendly business solutions.

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The Future of Unicorn Companies in Indonesia

Indonesia’s unicorn companies need to prioritize the digitalization of the talent economy to get to the next level.

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Keys to Developing the E-Commerce Industry in Thailand

How will e-commerce continue its development in Thailand? Read here to learn about the different opportunities that such growth presents and what investors can

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The Role of Medical Tourism in the Phuket Sandbox

To boost its tourism industry, Thailand is aiming to leverage medical care and related concepts like smart hospitals.

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Fintech Trends in Singapore

Find out about how Singapore is developing its fintech sector, and how such growth can be beneficial to businesses and professionals alike.

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Exploring Investment in Saudi Arabia Construction

What is the current outlook of the construction market in Saudi Arabia? Read here to understand current market trends and their potential.

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Malaysia’s Post-Pandemic Business Outlook

Read here to understand how cross-border agreements will help businesses in Malaysia recover from the pandemic.

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The Transformation of India’s Online Food Delivery Industry 

The digital transformation of the food delivery industry in India has changed the way businesses operate, both during the pandemic and in the coming years.

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The Growth of Fintech in Saudi Arabia

How has Saudi Arabia stimulated fintech growth? Read here to understand what businesses can do to capitalize amidst rapid development.

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How Tourism is Driving Vietnam’s Economy

The Vietnam tourism industry is expected to rebound this 2022. Read below to understand what businesses and professionals can do to capitalize.

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Partnering for Success in Saudi Arabia Construction

Partnerships between local and foreign contractors will be crucial to the long-term future of Saudi Arabia’s construction industry.

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Sustainable Development of Vietnam’s Infrastructure

YCP Solidiance has published a report on sustainable urban development in Vietnam.

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Keys to Successful M&A in Southeast Asia

International companies must take note of several factors to successfully pursue M&A deals in the diverse Southeast Asian region.

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Practicing Business Sustainability in the Philippines

To learn more about what businesses can do to incorporate sustainable business practices in the Philippines, read more below.

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Developing the Philippines' E-Commerce Industry 

To understand more about how e-commerce in the Philippines can continue its rapid development, read more below.

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SEA Post Pandemic Business Outlook

YCP Solidiance has published a report on the expected business outlook in Southeast Asia as businesses and professionals navigate a post-pandemic world.

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The Fintech Landscape in the Philippines

To learn about how fintech in the Philippines is poised to continue its rapid development, read more below.

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The Digital Economy of Indonesia

Indonesia’s digital economy is developing at a rapid pace. To learn more about which industries are bolstering growth, read below.

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The Digital Transformation of Indonesia’s Government

Indonesia aims to bolster digital transformation in several aspects, most especially for its government. Read more below to learn more.

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E-Commerce in Vietnam for 2022

As the e-commerce segment develops, learn about the implications it may have on the growth of other industries in Vietnam by reading the report below.

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Manufacturing in Vietnam for 2022

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the manufacturing industry in Vietnam has experienced significant growth and more is expected in the following years.

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Business Trends in Vietnam for 2022

To understand which markets and industries will benefit from the business trends emerging in Vietnam in 2022, read more below.

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Renewable Energy in Vietnam for 2022

To reduce fossil fuel consumption, Vietnam has increased its investment to elevate the renewable energy sector to unprecedented heights.

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The State of Start-ups in the Philippines

YCP Solidiance explores the current state of the start-up ecosystem in the Philippines, and shares recommendations for success.

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Sustainability in Singapore for 2022

How will the trend of environmental sustainability and issues related to it help guide businesses in Singapore and how they operate in the coming year? Find ou

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Eldercare Services in Singapore for 2022

To discover how can the eldercare industry in Singapore can improve its current services by leveraging technology and digital solutions, read more below.

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Post Pandemic Business Outlook in Southeast Asia

Digitalisation, automation, sustainability, and scaling up SMEs are set to define SEA’s regional recovery in 2022 and beyond.

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Digitalization in Singapore for 2022

Learn more about how digitalization will play a critical role in Singapore’s growth in 2022, and how businesses can leverage it to their advantage.

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Business Trends in Singapore for 2022

Learn more about the emerging trends that will shape Singapore business this 2022, and how stakeholders can capitalize.

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Business Implications of Indonesia's New Capital City

Indonesia’s new capital city – which is designed to be a green, smart city – presents several challenges and opportunities for business.

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B2B Digital Sales Trends in Southeast Asia 

Find out about how the pandemic has affected business-to-business (B2B) sales in SEA, and how it has paved the way for digital transformation.

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Driving Trade in Singapore via Cross-Border Transactions

Learn more about Singapore's cross-border transactions and how their recent free trade agreement benefits can contribute to their rapidly developing economy.

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Introducing the ASEAN Consolidated Strategy on the 4IR

Learn more about how ASEAN’s strategic framework on the Fourth Industrial Revolution aims to accelerate regional development.

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China’s Influence on the Global EV Aftermarket

As electric vehicles continue to gain popularity worldwide, the global auto aftermarket looks to China to help forecast trends and lessons for success.

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Accelerating Digital Payments in the Philippines for 2022

In the Philippines, digital payments are being pushed to become one of the primary transaction methods despite having an underbanked population.

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Thailand’s Smart Hospitals and the COVID-19 Pandemic

Despite the emergence of the Omicron variant, Thailand has remained resilient thanks in large part to their development of and investment in smart hospitals.

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An Overview of India’s Auto Components Market

For India’s auto components sector to successfully digitalize amidst a changing landscape, stakeholders must first understand its diverse makeup.

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The Role of Electric Vehicles for Sustainability in Vietnam

In line with the goals set forth by the United Nations, Vietnam is leveraging the adoption of electric vehicles to achieve sustainable transportation.

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Business Opportunities for Philippine Esports in 2022

While the Philippine esports industry is still in its infancy, the incoming year could prove to be a pivotal year for the growing market.

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Utilizing Artificial Intelligence in Japan’s Logistics Industry

Given artificial intelligence’s transformative quality, Japan’s logistics industry can potentially utilize this tool to address social issues.

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Digital Economy Growth in ASEAN

Regional initiatives and the e-commerce boom in Southeast Asia are rapidly driving the growth of the region’s burgeoning digital economy.

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Digital Transformation in the Philippines’ Logistics Industry via E-Commerce

Driven by increased e-commerce activity, the future of the logistics industry in the Philippines lies in accelerated digitalization.

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The Path to Digitalizing the Logistics Industry in Saudi Arabia

In its bid to become a logistical powerhouse, Saudi Arabia has implemented digitalization initiatives related to the development of the logistics industry.

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Charging Towards Digital Dominance: Challenges for India's Auto Components Sector And How to Overcome Them

India’s auto components market is looking towards a solution for its existing issues: digitalization.

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Exploring the Potential of Solar Energy in Vietnam’s Manufacturing Industry

Strong indicators suggest that the next key trend is the use of distributed generation and rooftop solar energy in manufacturing and industrial processes.

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The Growth of Auto Components E-Commerce in Asia

In line with the growth of the global automotive industry, auto component e-commerce is also rapidly developing in Asia.

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Indonesia’s Economic Recovery Through Smart Cities

Indonesia is banking on its smart city development to aid its recovery from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on its economic numbers.

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Sustainable Development in Asia’s Automotive Industry

The automotive industry is aiming to further adopt sustainable practices, specifically in the manufacturing and production of EVs and battery cells.

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Public and Private Sector Cooperation: Sustainable Urban Development in Vietnam

The transformation of Vietnam's major cities plays a vital role as the benchmark for future sustainable cities programs.

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Promoting Sustainable Finance in the Philippines

To address environmental and economic changes, the Philippines is proactively exploring solutions centered around financial sustainability.

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Unlocking Business Opportunities in Indonesia’s Smart Cities

As Indonesia aims to develop 100 smart cities by 2045, the country is expected to generate an influx of business opportunities to bolster ongoing efforts.

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Reimagining Healthcare in Vietnam

YCP Solidiance, alongside Mekong Capital and Doodle Design, challenged 40 healthcare professionals to address Vietnam's healthcare needs.

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How Saudi Arabia’s Logistics Industry is Bolstering Development

Saudi Arabia’s logistics industry will attempt to capitalize on a successful 2020 by encouraging larger investments from foreign and domestic stakeholders.

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Key Trends in Philippine Supply Chain Processes for 2021 and Beyond

As Philippine businesses continue to turn to digitalization, enterprises should first carefully consider how safely navigate such change.

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Due Diligence: the Key to M&A Success in Southeast Asia 

The M&A sector in Southeast Asia is rapidly growing—but for such deals to be successful, it is crucial to learn how to address challenges unique to SME deals.

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Indonesia’s Unicorns and Digitalization 

Indonesia is home to eight of Southeast Asia’s unicorn companies, a figure which accounts for almost one-fourth of the total in the region.

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Key Considerations for the Implementation of Artificial Intelligence

While AI-integrated digital solutions are largely beneficial, it is also a nuanced and complex process that requires thorough deliberation.

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Transportation Trends in Asia Driven by Automotive Changes

As a result of supply chain difficulties, Asia has struggled to produce traditional automobiles—but doing so has also brought about interesting changes.

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The Effects of E-Commerce on Saudi Arabia’s Logistics Industry

The growth of the e-commerce market plays a pivotal role in pushing Saudi Arabia’s logistics industry towards digital transformation.

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Application of Robotics in the Agriculture Industry Within Asia

The use of robotics technology has influenced the positive transformation of several professional sectors, including the agricultural industry.

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How Vietnam’s Apparel Industry Can Recover Via Digital Transformation

A series of COVID-related restrictions have taken a toll on Vietnamese apparel manufacturers, now left wondering how to recuperate in a post-pandemic world.

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An Overview on Renewable Energy in Asia

With carbon and fossil fuel emissions continuing to be an issue within Asia, the adoption of renewable energy sources is becoming increasingly important.

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Business Trends in the Philippines for 2022

Well into the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses in the Philippines have started to adapt and new trends are currently emerging for the coming year.

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An Overview of the Esports Ecosystem

How has esports impacted the global business sector, and how can industries in Southeast Asia take advantage of this gaming boom?

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AdTech: Digital Technology to Transform Advertising 

As the pandemic continues to take a toll on traditional advertising, affected companies have turned to AdTech to continually innovate within the industry.

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Navigating Cross-Border Transactions in Asia's E-Commerce Industry

Despite COVID-19, e-commerce is growing quickly, and cross-border transactions are also fast becoming a frequent practice within the thriving industry.

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The Future of Insurance: Financial Technology in the Philippines 

Given the many benefits and uses of financial technology, major companies within the Philippines are applying fintech within the domestic insurance industry.

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Digitalization in Malaysia’s Agriculture Industry 

Adopting digital solutions will be vital for agriculture to attract younger workers, improve efficiency, and keep up with consumer needs.

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Transforming Saudi Arabia into the Middle East's Logistics Powerhouse

The logistics industry in Saudi Arabia possess ample room for notable growth, equipping the kingdom to obtain the leading position in the industry.

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The Importance of 5G in Thailand’s Healthcare System 

Healthcare technology in Thailand is fast incorporating 5G to improve the quality of care amidst an aging population and COVID-19.

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Digital Eldercare Solutions in Singapore 

Technology is helping create innovative products for the elderly in Singapore to live safe, healthy, and happy lives.

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The Future of Technology in Social Infrastructure

The social implementation stage of AI is expected to help with social issues such as aging of public infrastructure and the decline in the working population.

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The Future of Electric Vehicles in Vietnam 

Start-ups and private companies within Vietnam are driving the growth and acceptance of electric vehicles through hyperlocal solutions.

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Why Cyber Security in Singapore is Becoming Increasingly Important

Considering the unwanted dangers that technology occasionally introduces, Singapore has remained keen on improving its cyber security.

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The Impact of COVID-19 on China’s Shipping Industry 

Amidst the ongoing pandemic, the difficultly experienced by China’s shipping industry is set to have a significant impact across the world.

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Hybrid Working: The Future of Office Life in Southeast Asia 

How will a flexible work arrangement work in the Southeast Asian region?

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The Potential of Artificial Intelligence in Financial Management

As industries continue to digitalize, the investment industry has been no exception through the introduction of artificial intelligence via robo-advisors.

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Service Robotics’ Growth in East Asia and Beyond

With the COVID-19 pandemic still ongoing, the demand for service robots in various industries has increased across the East Asian region.

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The Impact of the Amendment to Vietnam's Investment Law and the Latest Information on the industry

In the wake of the new variant of COVID-19 and the digitalization of Vietnam's healthcare, wholesale and retail industries is expected to accelerate.

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Indonesia’s Smart Cities and Net Zero Emissions

Indonesia’s smart cities movement has a large role to play in helping the country reach its updated climate change goals.

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Growing Importance of Cloud and Data Centers in the Philippines

Given the Philippines’ impressive digital potential, cloud and data centers will play an essential role in maximizing the country’s full capability.

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The Increase in Singapore Real Estate Investments 

Singapore’s real estate sales volume in the first half of 2021 topped that of one of the world’s most expensive markets—New York City.

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An Overview of Central Bank Digital Currencies in Asia 

Recognizing the potential benefits of cryptocurrency, central banks across Asia are taking initiative to develop their very own digital currencies.

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The Digital Transformation of Supermarkets Across Asia

As consumers increasingly consider factors such as convenience and safety, groceries in Asia are adapting to the times by going digital.

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Potential Business Partnerships for Singapore and the Philippines

Despite the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, Singapore investors have the potential to strike big in the Philippines’ key growth industries.

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Esports Revenue in Southeast Asia Continues to Increase

As the global esports industry rises in prominence, Southeast Asia has been at the forefront as boosts in revenue continue to be the norm.

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The Growth of Fintech and Digital Payments in India 

Addressing issues with India’s underbanked is the trend that will shape the country’s overall fintech future.

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Taiwan’s Strong Semiconductor Export Numbers 

Taiwan’s semiconductor industry has managed to set all-time highs in domestic exportation despite the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The Next Generation of China’s High-Speed Rail Trains

China’s high-speed rail train plan now includes automation, robotics, and machine learning.

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Thailand’s Economic Recovery Via Strong Exports 

While COVID-19 has taken greatly affected the Thai economy, the country is looking to rebound by way of its strong export numbers.

Signs of Digitized Healthcare: Vietnam’s Online Vaccination Platform
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Signs of Digitized Healthcare: Vietnam’s Online Vaccination Platform

As the pandemic continues to take a toll on Vietnam, the country has slowly integrated digital solutions within its healthcare sector.

Opportunities in the Philippines’ Cold Storage Industry
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Opportunities in the Philippines’ Cold Storage Industry

Cold storage facilities have an impact not just on the country’s vaccine rollout, but on the recovery and growth of its many business sectors as well.

Singapore’s Manufacturing Sector and Industry 4.0 Solutions
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Singapore’s Manufacturing Sector and Industry 4.0 Solutions 

As a result of Industry 4.0, manufacturing processes within Singapore are poised to set new global standards.

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Upskilling in India’s Automotive R&D Industry

Advancements in technology and consumer expectations have made learning new skills an important priority for India’s engineers.

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Vision Artificial Intelligence: The Future of Advertising

Advertising in China has become increasingly competitive, and marketers are looking to continuously enhance their targeting method using the powerful Vision AI.

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Realizing Southeast Asia’s Potential as a Hub for Technological Development

Recent digital trends indicate that Southeast Asia is primed for further innovation at the digital front, even in the face of potential difficulties.

Malaysia’s Shift Towards a 5G Network
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Malaysia’s Shift Towards a 5G Network 

With connectivity becoming increasingly important in a hyper digital world, Malaysia has decided to launch their very own private 5G network.

Current Manufacturing Investment Opportunities in the Philippines
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Current Manufacturing Investment Opportunities in the Philippines 

Electronics and pharmaceuticals are poised to help the Philippines’ manufacturing sector make a quick and profitable recovery, according to expert reports.

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Construction Investment Opportunities in Dubai Post-COVID-19 

With lockdown restrictions slowly easing, investors are ready to go all-in on construction, supported by the government’s PPP Law.

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How Thailand’s Economy is Recovering Through Agriculture and Rice Production

Well over a year into the pandemic, Thailand has taken the opportunity to revitalize its economy by looking to agriculture.

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The Popularity of Livestream E-Commerce in China

Consumers in China are tuning in to livestreams to discover their next big purchase, and major investors are taking notice.

How Telemedicine is Transforming Indonesia’s Healthcare System
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How Telemedicine is Transforming Indonesia’s Healthcare System 

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to take a toll on Indonesia, the country has turned to telemedicine to help combat the crippling virus.

The Online Expansion of Southeast Asia’s Fashion Industry
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The Online Expansion of Southeast Asia’s Fashion Industry 

The Southeast Asian region is the newest hub for fashion brands to grow and develop innovative ideas in e-commerce and sustainability.

Seizing the Moment: How the Philippines is Capitalizing on Cryptocurrency
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Seizing the Moment: How the Philippines is Capitalizing on Cryptocurrency 

As the popularity of cryptocurrencies continue to grow all around the world, the Philippines has taken steps to fully capitalize on its important value.

The Evolution of Indonesia’s Ride-Hailing Industry
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The Evolution of Indonesia’s Ride-Hailing Industry 

Indonesia’s most popular ride-hailing platforms are aiming to be trailblazers in the areas of delivery, hospitality, and even fintech.

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How Hong Kong’s Tourism Industry is Moving Forward from COVID-19 

With tourism contributing 4.5% to the country’s GDP, reopening Hong Kong to tourists is one of the country’s biggest priorities.

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An Overview of the Vietnam Auto Care Industry

Following the increased demand for automobiles in Vietnam, the domestic auto care industry is largely benefitting even in the face of COVID-19.

Helping Malaysia’s Small Businesses Through Digital Solutions
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Helping Malaysia’s Small Businesses Through Digital Solutions 

As the country faces an extended lockdown due to COVID-19, digital acceleration is seen as the best hope for Malaysia’s small enterprises.

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How Singapore is Building a Future Powered by Green Energy 

Singapore is pushing for a greener future powered by renewable and sustainable energy.

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The Next Level: The Rise of Esports in the Philippines

Esports is no longer just an online phenomenon or a niche interest but a growing sporting industry with hundreds of investors, sponsors, and advertisers.

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Updates on Booming Business Sectors in the Philippines’ Lockdown 

With quarantine restrictions still in place, local businesses are still relying on the boom of fintech and delivery services to keep their operations going.

Lessons from China’s Booming Electric Car Market
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Lessons from China’s Booming Electric Car Market 

China boasts the world’s largest EV market size. But what are the factors that have led to this segment’s overnight success?

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How AI Technology is Helping Thailand’s Fight Against COVID-19 

With majority of the country dependent on public healthcare, Thailand’s medical providers are turning to AI to make the system more efficient.

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The Success and Growth of Digital Payments in Vietnam’s New Normal

More consumers are switching to e-wallets, which signals a shift in business priorities for Vietnam’s businesses and start-ups.

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Telehealth: A Case for An Integrated Care Approach Beyond COVID-19

As healthcare systems across the world grapple with the pandemic, making telehealth more accepted and accessible has become an important goal.

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The Benefits of Digitalizing the Philippines' Logistics Industry Amidst COVID-19

Long-standing issues within Philippine logistics need to be addressed as the country slowly eases out of COVID-19 restrictions.

Helping Malaysia’s Economy Recover From COVID-19 Through Digitalisation
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Helping Malaysia’s Economy Recover From COVID-19 Through Digitalisation 

A full digital transformation is seen as the way forward to help the country’s economy surge forward from the effects of the pandemic.

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Demand Forecasting Based on Operational Diagnosis and its Contribution to Management

This paper examines how advanced demand forecasting can create value in S&OP, relying on overseas research findings.

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Strategies That Helped China’s Robotics Industry Move Forward from COVID-19 

China’s USD 8.6 billion-valued robotics industry has learned valuable business insights on how to adapt to the new normal.

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Discovering The Six Pillars of Indonesia’s Smart Cities

More cities in Indonesia are following the 100 Smart Cities roadmap, and business partners are urgently needed to achieve the program’s goals.

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The Role of Brands in Digitalizing the Apparel Industry

Brands have a vital role to play in shifting the apparel industry’s focus to digital transformation.

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The Digital Solution to B2B Sales in SEA 

Transitioning to digital channels for Southeast Asia's B2B companies involves five key success factors.

A Case Study in Digitalizing Thailand’s Healthcare
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A Case Study in Digitalizing Thailand’s Healthcare 

Samutprakan Hospital is a leading example of how to create smarter healthcare for Thailand’s population.

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An Overview of Digitalization in Vietnam’s Healthcare

A digitally-powered healthcare system is key to transforming Vietnam’s future.

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Opportunities in China’s Internet of Vehicles 

The development of IOV technology is set to take China’s automotive world by storm, making it a great prospect for businesses to capitalize on.

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Creating a Cashless Society in Saudi Arabia 

A digitally-powered tomorrow is in store for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, driven by exciting developments in financial technology.

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The Rise of Sustainability in the Philippines’ Key Industries

The growth of the Philippine economy post-pandemic will be driven by sustainable practices in four major business sectors.

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The Role of E-Commerce in Accelerating Indonesia’s Digital Economy

Within the next five years, e-commerce is expected to account for 27% of Indonesia’s total transactions.

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Key Steps in Digitalizing the Philippines' Logistics Industry

The future of the Philippines’ logistics industry lies in creating efficient and effective solutions through digital technology.

Developing Malaysia’s Digital Transformation
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Developing Malaysia’s Digital Transformation 

Digitalisation is key to Malaysia’s overall growth and development—and its business sectors need to take the lead.

Developing Thailand’s Smart Hospitals
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Developing Thailand’s Smart Hospitals

Creating smart hospitals powered by advanced technology may be the answer to Thailand’s unique and complex healthcare issues.

Addressing the Barriers in Vietnam’s Fintech Industry
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Addressing the Barriers in Vietnam’s Fintech Industry 

The growth of fintech in Vietnam presents many challenges—which can be opportunities for key players to share their expertise with innovating start-ups.

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The Future of Smart Hospitals in Thailand

Smart hospitals and more digitalized systems can help Thailand address the issues of an aging society, increasing healthcare costs, and changing medical needs.

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Trends in China’s Robotics Industry During the COVID-19 Pandemic 

The COVID-19 pandemic has served as an accelerator for businesses to adopt new technologies and exciting new ways of working via robotic solutions.

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Singapore’s Community-based Eldercare Initiatives 

As more Singaporeans enter their senior years, opportunities to improve eldercare are gaining traction—with community-based care a favored choice by many.

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Success Stories in B2B Digital Sales Across SEA 

Digital solutions are shaping up to be the future of the B2B sales industry in the diverse Southeast Asia region.

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An Overview of the Philippines’ E-Money Boom

E-Money is booming, and set to take center stage as the Philippines begins to embrace cashless methods into the mainstream.

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The Power of Technology in Building Indonesia’s Smart Cities

Indonesia's Smart Cities movement is made possible through collaboration and the power of technology in addressing complex urban problems.

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How Digital is Transforming the Apparel Industry’s Production Process

Digitalization is proving to be the optimal solution to the unique needs of the apparel industry, driven by growing consumer needs and rising labor costs.

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Green Revolution in Vietnam: Infrastructure and Storage

Vietnam installed nearly 10GW of solar capacity despite the pandemic and the World Bank has forecasted that the Vietnamese economy will grow nearly 7% in 2021.

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Keys to Pursuing Successful M&A Transaction in Asia

How to pursue M&A transactions in Asia and keep up with its trends and challenges post COVID-19.

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Supply Chain Environmental Changes and Future Demand Forecasts

The acquisition of agility through the sophistication of demand forecasting will enhance SCM's resilience through sales & operations planning (S&OP).

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Digital Transformation in the Apparel Industry: How to Improve Efficiency in Apparel Factory Supply Chain

This challenging period due to the pandemic is viewed as an opportunity for the apparel industry to adopt digital ways of doing business.

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Transforming B2B Digital Sales in Southeast Asia

The COVID-19 has accelerated an inevitable digital revolution on B2B sales, forcing companies to shift from traditional sales to embracing online channels.

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Digitalization in the Philippine Logistics Industry

By transforming digitally, businesses can seize more opportunities presented by the Philippines’ growing commercial activity, particularly in e-commerce.

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The Transformation of Myanmar's Retail Industry

Myanmar's consumers’ behavior, purchasing habits, and shift in market demand offer various opportunities for businesses to capture in the retail sector.

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How is COVID-19 Shaping China’s Robotics Industry?

The USD 8 billion robotics industry now projects a positive long-term growth outlook in the manufacturing, hospitality, and healthcare sectors.

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Indonesia is pushing forward smart city solutions and has kicked off an ambitious digitalization program in 2017, called “100 Smart Cities”.

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The Future of Eldercare in Singapore

By 2030, Singapore will have the highest percentage of elderly in Southeast Asia at 22.5%, with nearly 83,000 seniors expected to be living alone.

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Fintech to Help Fill in Vietnam’s Financial Market Gap

Among different fintech product segments, the digital payment solution is currently leading the market with 85% market share.

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Accelerating Your Digital Transformation: Are Malaysian Companies Geared to Digitalise?

Malaysia’s digital economy has experienced dynamic growth, contributing 18.5% to the nation’s economy in 2018 with a CAGR of 8%.

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Unlocking Vietnam's Fintech Potential

As the country is moving towards a cashless economy, the government aims reduce the ratio of cash transactions to 10% by 2020.

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Leveraging Digital Tools to Boost B2B Businesses' Online Presence in the Philippines

The circumstances surrounding COVID-19 pandemic has forced businesses to adapt to the digital way of life and and stay relevant by leveraging online channels.

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Opportunities in the Philippines Key Growing Sectors Despite COVID-19 Pandemic

A look at key growth sectors in the country which includes financial services, construction, professional business services, transport, and more.

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The Green Revolution in Vietnam: Government Initiatives and Campaigns

The Vietnamese government is pushing ahead for the Green Revolution across key areas such as smart cities, smart homes, and energy installations.

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Business Continuity Plan for the Philippine Healthcare Sector to Survive the Pandemic

BCP needs to be tailored to ensure operational continuity, curtail disruption impact, reduce liabilities, and to protect and preserve shareholders’ value.

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The Future of Mobility in China: Internet of Vehicles

The Internet of Vehicles (IOV) is transforming the driving experience and provides extensive opportunities for businesses in the Chinese automotive industry.

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How Will Vietnam’s Food Service Survive the COVID-19 Pandemic?

The COVID-19 pandemic may have just altered the future of the Vietnamese food service sector.

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The Importance of Going Cashless for Saudi Arabia During a Pandemic

Saudi Arabia has embarked on its bold transformation to become a 'cashless society' by 2030.

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COVID-19: Mitigating Strategies for Businesses in Myanmar & ASEAN

Insights on mitigating strategies and positioning for recovery opportunities for Myanmar businesses to cope with the COVID-19 crisis.

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The Digitization of the Philippine Wallet: E-Money’s Emergence in the Philippines

E-money has seen impressive growth in recent years, as its transaction is also projected to reach a value of PHP 370 billion by 2021.

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How Will Vietnam's Manufacturing Sector Look Like Throughout This COVID-19 Crisis?

Rather than await a return to usual business, there are approaches for manufacturing players in preparing for the long term impact.

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Saudi Arabia’s Road Towards Becoming a Cashless Society by 2030

As the cost of cash is high, countries around the world are starting to go cashless because it’s safer, faster and more efficient.

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A Look Forward: How Digitalization is Transforming Vietnam’s Healthcare System

There are extensive opportunities, particularly for technology providers to impact and digitize the country’s healthcare system.

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COVID-19: What Can Foreign Investors Expect?

The developing epidemic situation has been posing significant challenges to the Chinese government since the beginning of 2020.

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Investment Trends in Asia: How Trade Tensions Are Impacting Growth

A level of uncertainty and turbulence is now coloring investment decisions across the region after China - US tariff policies.

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Investment Opportunities in Myanmar’s Most Promising Sectors

The signing of the Bilateral Investment Treaty between Singapore and Myanmar marked another milestone in economic ties between the two countries.

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Digitization in the Philippines Healthcare Industry

In the Philippines, the healthcare industry faces many issues.

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Thai Business Landscape Post 2019 Election

Our report analyzes the economic landscape in Thailand after the 2019 election and how the result will impact the business environment in the country.

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Riding the Digital Wave: Asia’s Top E-commerce Cities

The e-commerce industry has continued to witness exponential growth around the world.

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Downstream Chemical Contributes Trillions to Indonesia’s GDP

The Indonesian downstream chemical industry has contributed significantly to the national economy, reaching the GDP value of IDR 91.7 trillion in the first half

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Positive Outlook in Japanese Private Equity Sector

Despite the recent downturn of the global economy, the private equity (PE) sector in Japan presents flourishing optimism towards a bright future.

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The Gulf’s Private Equity Posts Strong Recovery

Given the stabilization of oil prices and anticipated economic recovery, private equity (PE) in the Gulf region is showing positive long-term prospects.

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Opportunities for Private Investments in ASEAN’s Healthcare Industry

The healthcare delivery market in ASEAN remains significantly under-penetrated and under-supplied, while demand continues to rise.

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Real Estate Scores the Largest Share of Singapore M&A

The real estate sector accounted for the largest share of 49.8% with the total deal of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) at USD 44 billion.

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The GCC Chemical Industry Generates USD 84.1 Billion Sales

The GCC chemical industry was recorded to produce sales of USD 84.1 billion in 2018.

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ASEAN Targets to Secure 23% Sustainable Renewable Energy by 2025

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) targets for a clean, sustainable and prosperous future by setting the aspirational target of securing 23%.

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Millennials Drive the Rise of Sustainable Investing

Millennials are driving the growth of sustainable investing and changing the investment landscape.

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The M&A Surge in Indonesia’s Technology Sector

The rise in technology is expected to become one of the major drivers for M&A deals in the Indonesian market.

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Can Digitization Fix the Philippines' Healthcare Challenges?

The Philippines needs to digitize its healthcare industry in order to address gaps, including rising healthcare costs.

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What You Need to Know Before Investing in Thailand

Despite risks and challenges after the election, many opportunities arise following the recent election in Thailand.

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Australian Companies to See Benefits from Free Trade Deal with Indonesia

Australia would see easier regulations to export meat & livestock.

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IA-CEPA: Drives Remarkable Growth for Indonesia

Indonesian government targets to cut the trade deficit that reached US$ 1.3 billion last year.

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The Rising of Industrial Construction in Thailand

Thailand’s industrial sector established itself as one of the most important sectors of the country.

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China is Preparing for Sixth Generation Emission Standards

Currently, plug-ins account for around 25% of all NEV sales by volume and are expected to increase its share over the next few years.

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Labor and Talent Shortage Challenge Tokyo’s E-commerce

Based on our latest report, “Top E-commerce Cities in Asia”, Tokyo is included in the top e-commerce cities in Asia

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Singapore Acquires the World’s Largest International E-commerce Business

A survey by Stripe recorded that online businesses in Singapore had the most “international focus” with 88% of businesses had expanded overseas

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Seoul: A Booming Marketplace for E-Commerce

Seoul is among the top e-commerce cities in Asia, along with other cities based on our latest report, "Top E-commerce Cities in Asia"

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Osaka Innovation Hub Drives E-Commerce Market

According to YCP Solidiance's report, “Top E-commerce Cities in Asia”, Osaka is among the top e-commerce cities in Asia.

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Friendly Regulations Needed for Mumbai's E-commerce to Progress

According to YCP Solidiance's report, "Top E-commerce Cities in Asia", Mumbai is among top e-commerce cities in Asia

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Digital Economy in Indonesia to Reach USD 130 billion in 2020

Digital economy in Indonesia will be able to reach USD 130 billion, if the country can tackle seven main challenges in e-commerce industry

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Vietnamese Companies Among the Most Visited E-commerce Sites in Asean

Tiki, Thegioididong and Sendo are Vietnamese e-commerce platforms that were included among the ten most visited sites in Southeast Asia.

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Beijing: Home to The Largest E-Commerce Market

YCP Solidiance's report, "Top E-commerce Cities in Asia", examined that Beijing is one of the top e-commerce cities in Asia

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Kuala Lumpur: Staying Above E-commerce Challenges

Kuala Lumpur is one of Asia’s top e-commerce cities, along with other cities, according to our latest report, “Top E-commerce Cities in Asia”

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Top E-commerce Cities in Asia

An overview of 12 e-commerce cities in Asia - those urban cities that have interconnected systems that make up an e-commerce ecosystem.

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Securing Growth in Thailand's Construction Industry

Thailand’s Residential sector has seen a rapid economic development in the vicinity outside Bangkok.

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The Promising Fintech Industry in Vietnam

Vietnam's fintech market is expected to grow to USD 7.8 billion in transaction value by 2020.

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Myanmar to Offer Golden Opportunity for Global Modern Retailers

The nation’s rising of consumerism behaviour will help boost services and manufacturing sectors

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Myanmar’s F&B is a Promising Market in Southeast Asia

Myanmar's food and beverage sector accounted for 15 percent of Myanmar’s total average consumer spending in recent years

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Manufacturing in Vietnam to Reap Benefits through Trade Partnerships

There are key benefits that can be experienced by Vietnam as they pursue to hold agreement with many global trade partners across the globe.

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Transforming China’s Manufacturing Through Industrial Internet of Things

Made in China 2025 is expected to create opportunities for foreign-invested enterprises (FIEs) in China in the medium-term.

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Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi Are Investing Billions to Become Sustainable Cities

Currently, 33 cities and provinces in Vietnam have begun implementing smart city initiatives.

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Key Drivers and Challenges of EV Implementation in Indonesia

There are three main opportunities that can be utilized by the government and future EV players in Indonesia

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Indonesian Government to Support Electric Vehicle Adoption

The government through the presidential decree is determined to give full support to everyone involved in the adoption of EV in Indonesia.

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Overcoming the Unprecedented ASEAN Healthcare Spending

Compared to the global average, the overall healthcare spending allocation of ASEAN 6 countries are at a relatively low level.

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E-commerce Platforms for Automotive Aftermarket

The aftermarket involves a complex B2B2C business model involving all stakeholders to communicate seamlessly across the value chain.

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Could India Be the Largest Automotive Component in the World?

India auto-components industry is predicted to grow and reach USD 200 billion by 2026.

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Indonesia Records Highest Prevalence of Smoking Among ASEAN Nations

Smoking prevalence in Indonesia reached 39.9% in 2015.

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Vietnam’s Aging Population Drives Healthcare Cost

Vietnam and other ASEAN nations are currently facing healthcare expenditure challenge in the upcoming decade.

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Capture New Opportunities in Myanmar's Consumer Market

The FMCG sector is one of Myanmar's fastest-growing markets, with a growth rate of 15% from 2010-2014.

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Four Core Components That Build up Sustainable Cities

The standard of living is increasing in Vietnam, particularly in urban areas, leading to wider access to personal transportation and worsening traffic.

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Myanmar Struggles to Build Skilled Workforce Despite Its Growing Young Population

Young Myanmar population is chasing their long delayed dreams to secure better job opportunities, gain access to global brands and connect to the digital world.

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Challenges on the Vietnamese Fast Growing Passenger Vehicle Market

Since 2012, Vietnam sees 38% compound annual growth rate in automotive industry.

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High Taxes Still Imposed Despite Strong Growth in Vietnam's Auto Market

Vietnam is still imposing high taxes and fees in the country's automotive market despite of strong growth in the passenger vehicle market.

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Riding Myanmar's Wave of Consumerism

The effect of rising consumerism in Myanmar can also be felt in the nation’s digital commerce environment.

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Healthcare Cost Puts Significant Strain on China's Government Budget

China's public healthcare system is centralized and large third-level public hospitals in particular are suffering from overutilization.

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Rising Consumerism in Myanmar

The biggest share of the Myanmar total average consumer spending is represented by Food & Beverage expenses.

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Saudi Arabia's Health Trend: Challenges of the Aging Population

Saudi is trying to improve its overall healthcare system, enhancing its’ prevention programs along with the construction healthcare infrastructures.

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GST Impact on India's Manufacturing

Tax reforms also seek to boost India’s ease of doing business.

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Malaysia’s E-Tail Industry to Reach US$ 2,590 Million in 2019

Malaysia is currently in a value-stage where growth is not so much led by increase of users, but the growth of value per user.

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Malaysia to Outpace Other ASEAN Countries in E-Commerce Growth

Malaysia actually has a very unique position, which explains the interest of regional and global e-commerce players.

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Thailand to See Rise in Commercial Buildings

The new commercial construction in Thailand had grown with an average of 6.5% in the past few years.

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