YCP Solidiance has released a Vietnam energy outlook report that explores the country’s transition to renewable sources, along with investment opportunities.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
YCP Solidiance has released a Vietnam energy outlook report that explores the country’s transition to renewable sources, along with investment opportunities.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.’
Several F&B trends in Southeast Asia are expected to emerge in 2023 as businesses adjust to a post-pandemic setting.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
To capitalize on the growth of the Vietnam logistics market, stakeholders must bolster the development of the emerging sector’s infrastructure.
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.
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.
Thailand is accelerating electric vehicle adoption, which presents several promising investment opportunities to stimulate EV growth.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The tourism industry in Indonesia is revamping its digital ecosystem and related aspects like infrastructure to stimulate the growth of local businesses.
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.
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.
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.
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.
With Chinese consumers set to get more halal products from Malaysia, halal businesses are presented with the opportunity to grow internationally.
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.
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.
Heading into the second half of 2022 and early 2023, e-commerce is sustaining its success in the Philippines. How can stakeholders capitalize?
YCP Solidiance’s latest publication explores Thailand’s growing EV industry and the measures being taken to accelerate adoption among the public.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
YCP Solidiance reports on the current landscape of the halal market in Malaysia and potential development in the sectors of finance and halal food.
How can the Chinese tire market overcome the dominance of foreign players to establish larger market share domestically?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Growth of Telehealth Services in Malaysia
Integrating digital technology and solutions into its healthcare industry is an utmost priority for Malaysia.
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.
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.
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.
Opportunities in Vietnam’s Electric Automotive Industry
YCP Solidiance takes a look at new developments and opportunities in Vietnam’s growing electric automobile industry.
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.
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.
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.
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.
With China’s elderly care market growing, greater priority must be put on policies around its welfare equipment industry.
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.
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.
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.
As the Saudi logistics industry aims to become a global provider, several promising investment opportunities have emerged. Read below to understand more.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
Malaysia’s Post-Pandemic Business Outlook
Read here to understand how cross-border agreements will help businesses in Malaysia recover from the pandemic.
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.
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.
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.
Partnerships between local and foreign contractors will be crucial to the long-term future of Saudi Arabia’s construction industry.
Sustainable Development of Vietnam’s Infrastructure
YCP Solidiance has published a report on sustainable urban development in Vietnam.
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.
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.
Developing the Philippines' E-Commerce Industry
To understand more about how e-commerce in the Philippines can continue its rapid development, read more below.
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.
The Fintech Landscape in the Philippines
To learn about how fintech in the Philippines is poised to continue its rapid development, read more below.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
Digitalisation, automation, sustainability, and scaling up SMEs are set to define SEA’s regional recovery in 2022 and beyond.
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.
Business Trends in Singapore for 2022
Learn more about the emerging trends that will shape Singapore business this 2022, and how stakeholders can capitalize.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Given artificial intelligence’s transformative quality, Japan’s logistics industry can potentially utilize this tool to address social issues.
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.
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.
In its bid to become a logistical powerhouse, Saudi Arabia has implemented digitalization initiatives related to the development of the logistics industry.
India’s auto components market is looking towards a solution for its existing issues: digitalization.
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.
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.
Indonesia is banking on its smart city development to aid its recovery from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on its economic numbers.
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.
The transformation of Vietnam's major cities plays a vital role as the benchmark for future sustainable cities programs.
Promoting Sustainable Finance in the Philippines
To address environmental and economic changes, the Philippines is proactively exploring solutions centered around financial sustainability.
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.
YCP Solidiance, alongside Mekong Capital and Doodle Design, challenged 40 healthcare professionals to address Vietnam's healthcare needs.
Saudi Arabia’s logistics industry will attempt to capitalize on a successful 2020 by encouraging larger investments from foreign and domestic stakeholders.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The growth of the e-commerce market plays a pivotal role in pushing Saudi Arabia’s logistics industry towards digital transformation.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
The logistics industry in Saudi Arabia possess ample room for notable growth, equipping the kingdom to obtain the leading position in the industry.
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.
Digital Eldercare Solutions in Singapore
Technology is helping create innovative products for the elderly in Singapore to live safe, healthy, and happy lives.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Hybrid Working: The Future of Office Life in Southeast Asia
How will a flexible work arrangement work in the Southeast Asian region?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Next Generation of China’s High-Speed Rail Trains
China’s high-speed rail train plan now includes automation, robotics, and machine learning.
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
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
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
As a result of Industry 4.0, manufacturing processes within Singapore are poised to set new global standards.
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.
Advertising in China has become increasingly competitive, and marketers are looking to continuously enhance their targeting method using the powerful Vision AI.
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
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
Electronics and pharmaceuticals are poised to help the Philippines’ manufacturing sector make a quick and profitable recovery, according to expert reports.
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.
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.
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
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
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
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
Indonesia’s most popular ride-hailing platforms are aiming to be trailblazers in the areas of delivery, hospitality, and even fintech.
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.
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
As the country faces an extended lockdown due to COVID-19, digital acceleration is seen as the best hope for Malaysia’s small enterprises.
How Singapore is Building a Future Powered by Green Energy
Singapore is pushing for a greener future powered by renewable and sustainable energy.
Esports is no longer just an online phenomenon or a niche interest but a growing sporting industry with hundreds of investors, sponsors, and advertisers.
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
China boasts the world’s largest EV market size. But what are the factors that have led to this segment’s overnight success?
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.
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.
As healthcare systems across the world grapple with the pandemic, making telehealth more accepted and accessible has become an important goal.
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
A full digital transformation is seen as the way forward to help the country’s economy surge forward from the effects of the pandemic.
This paper examines how advanced demand forecasting can create value in S&OP, relying on overseas research findings.
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.
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.
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.
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
Samutprakan Hospital is a leading example of how to create smarter healthcare for Thailand’s population.
An Overview of Digitalization in Vietnam’s Healthcare
A digitally-powered healthcare system is key to transforming Vietnam’s future.
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.
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.
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.
Within the next five years, e-commerce is expected to account for 27% of Indonesia’s total transactions.
The future of the Philippines’ logistics industry lies in creating efficient and effective solutions through digital technology.
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
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
The growth of fintech in Vietnam presents many challenges—which can be opportunities for key players to share their expertise with innovating start-ups.
Smart hospitals and more digitalized systems can help Thailand address the issues of an aging society, increasing healthcare costs, and changing medical needs.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The acquisition of agility through the sophistication of demand forecasting will enhance SCM's resilience through sales & operations planning (S&OP).
This challenging period due to the pandemic is viewed as an opportunity for the apparel industry to adopt digital ways of doing business.
The COVID-19 has accelerated an inevitable digital revolution on B2B sales, forcing companies to shift from traditional sales to embracing online channels.
By transforming digitally, businesses can seize more opportunities presented by the Philippines’ growing commercial activity, particularly in e-commerce.
Myanmar's consumers’ behavior, purchasing habits, and shift in market demand offer various opportunities for businesses to capture in the retail sector.
The USD 8 billion robotics industry now projects a positive long-term growth outlook in the manufacturing, hospitality, and healthcare sectors.
Indonesia is pushing forward smart city solutions and has kicked off an ambitious digitalization program in 2017, called “100 Smart Cities”.
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.
Among different fintech product segments, the digital payment solution is currently leading the market with 85% market share.
Malaysia’s digital economy has experienced dynamic growth, contributing 18.5% to the nation’s economy in 2018 with a CAGR of 8%.
As the country is moving towards a cashless economy, the government aims reduce the ratio of cash transactions to 10% by 2020.
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.
A look at key growth sectors in the country which includes financial services, construction, professional business services, transport, and more.
The Vietnamese government is pushing ahead for the Green Revolution across key areas such as smart cities, smart homes, and energy installations.
BCP needs to be tailored to ensure operational continuity, curtail disruption impact, reduce liabilities, and to protect and preserve shareholders’ value.
The Internet of Vehicles (IOV) is transforming the driving experience and provides extensive opportunities for businesses in the Chinese automotive industry.
The COVID-19 pandemic may have just altered the future of the Vietnamese food service sector.
Saudi Arabia has embarked on its bold transformation to become a 'cashless society' by 2030.
Insights on mitigating strategies and positioning for recovery opportunities for Myanmar businesses to cope with the COVID-19 crisis.
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.
Rather than await a return to usual business, there are approaches for manufacturing players in preparing for the long term impact.
As the cost of cash is high, countries around the world are starting to go cashless because it’s safer, faster and more efficient.
There are extensive opportunities, particularly for technology providers to impact and digitize the country’s healthcare system.
The developing epidemic situation has been posing significant challenges to the Chinese government since the beginning of 2020.
A level of uncertainty and turbulence is now coloring investment decisions across the region after China - US tariff policies.
The signing of the Bilateral Investment Treaty between Singapore and Myanmar marked another milestone in economic ties between the two countries.
In the Philippines, the healthcare industry faces many issues.
Our report analyzes the economic landscape in Thailand after the 2019 election and how the result will impact the business environment in the country.
The e-commerce industry has continued to witness exponential growth around the world.
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
Despite the recent downturn of the global economy, the private equity (PE) sector in Japan presents flourishing optimism towards a bright future.
Given the stabilization of oil prices and anticipated economic recovery, private equity (PE) in the Gulf region is showing positive long-term prospects.
The healthcare delivery market in ASEAN remains significantly under-penetrated and under-supplied, while demand continues to rise.
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.
The GCC chemical industry was recorded to produce sales of USD 84.1 billion in 2018.
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) targets for a clean, sustainable and prosperous future by setting the aspirational target of securing 23%.
Millennials are driving the growth of sustainable investing and changing the investment landscape.
The rise in technology is expected to become one of the major drivers for M&A deals in the Indonesian market.
The Philippines needs to digitize its healthcare industry in order to address gaps, including rising healthcare costs.
Despite risks and challenges after the election, many opportunities arise following the recent election in Thailand.
Australia would see easier regulations to export meat & livestock.
Indonesian government targets to cut the trade deficit that reached US$ 1.3 billion last year.
Thailand’s industrial sector established itself as one of the most important sectors of the country.
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.
Based on our latest report, “Top E-commerce Cities in Asia”, Tokyo is included in the top e-commerce cities in Asia
A survey by Stripe recorded that online businesses in Singapore had the most “international focus” with 88% of businesses had expanded overseas
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"
According to YCP Solidiance's report, “Top E-commerce Cities in Asia”, Osaka is among the top e-commerce cities in Asia.
According to YCP Solidiance's report, "Top E-commerce Cities in Asia", Mumbai is among top e-commerce cities in Asia
Digital economy in Indonesia will be able to reach USD 130 billion, if the country can tackle seven main challenges in e-commerce industry
Tiki, Thegioididong and Sendo are Vietnamese e-commerce platforms that were included among the ten most visited sites in Southeast Asia.
YCP Solidiance's report, "Top E-commerce Cities in Asia", examined that Beijing is one of the top e-commerce cities in Asia
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”
An overview of 12 e-commerce cities in Asia - those urban cities that have interconnected systems that make up an e-commerce ecosystem.
Thailand’s Residential sector has seen a rapid economic development in the vicinity outside Bangkok.
Vietnam's fintech market is expected to grow to USD 7.8 billion in transaction value by 2020.
The nation’s rising of consumerism behaviour will help boost services and manufacturing sectors
Myanmar's food and beverage sector accounted for 15 percent of Myanmar’s total average consumer spending in recent years
There are key benefits that can be experienced by Vietnam as they pursue to hold agreement with many global trade partners across the globe.
Made in China 2025 is expected to create opportunities for foreign-invested enterprises (FIEs) in China in the medium-term.
Currently, 33 cities and provinces in Vietnam have begun implementing smart city initiatives.
There are three main opportunities that can be utilized by the government and future EV players in Indonesia
The government through the presidential decree is determined to give full support to everyone involved in the adoption of EV in Indonesia.
Compared to the global average, the overall healthcare spending allocation of ASEAN 6 countries are at a relatively low level.
The aftermarket involves a complex B2B2C business model involving all stakeholders to communicate seamlessly across the value chain.
India auto-components industry is predicted to grow and reach USD 200 billion by 2026.
Smoking prevalence in Indonesia reached 39.9% in 2015.
Vietnam and other ASEAN nations are currently facing healthcare expenditure challenge in the upcoming decade.
The FMCG sector is one of Myanmar's fastest-growing markets, with a growth rate of 15% from 2010-2014.
The standard of living is increasing in Vietnam, particularly in urban areas, leading to wider access to personal transportation and worsening traffic.
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.
Since 2012, Vietnam sees 38% compound annual growth rate in automotive industry.
Vietnam is still imposing high taxes and fees in the country's automotive market despite of strong growth in the passenger vehicle market.
The effect of rising consumerism in Myanmar can also be felt in the nation’s digital commerce environment.
China's public healthcare system is centralized and large third-level public hospitals in particular are suffering from overutilization.
The biggest share of the Myanmar total average consumer spending is represented by Food & Beverage expenses.
Saudi is trying to improve its overall healthcare system, enhancing its’ prevention programs along with the construction healthcare infrastructures.
Tax reforms also seek to boost India’s ease of doing business.
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.
Malaysia actually has a very unique position, which explains the interest of regional and global e-commerce players.