market spotlight
International investors appear to have voted with their wallets through the latest initiative to further open China’s financial markets. 17 August 2017
Bond Connect, a cross-border trading scheme providing access to China’s US$9 trillion bond market... More
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Hong Kong bespoke women’s wear brand Isabella Wren is using 3D and smart pattern technologies to create pioneering digital fashion. 16 August 2017
Frustrated by the challenge of finding good, tailored clothing for professional women, former... More
New food labelling, insurance and origin-tracking rules have been introduced in Taiwan. 15 August 2017
New food-safety regulations came into effect in Taiwan last June. More
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Hong Kong’s Pure Fitness is ahead of the curve and expanding across Asia. 14 August 2017
Offering clients exclusive access to the latest fitness technology, the Pure Fitness Innovation... More
heads-up
Don’t miss Asia’s premier fashion event, happening in Hong Kong. 14 August 2017
After its successful debut last year, CENTRESTAGE returns again, featuring the latest collections... More
life & style
Hong Kong shutterbugs will be out en masse for an innovative photography competition in October. 11 August 2017
Some 3,000 contestants will set off from the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre at 11am on... More
The surge in China’s middle-class is driving expansion of the Chinese mainland online wine sector. 10 August 2017
A surge in demand for wine has been among the many consequences of the continuing expansion of the... More
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Approved in 2014, Special Economic Zones are pivotal to Thailand’s structural renaissance. 09 August 2017
When it comes to developing Special Economic Zones (SEZs), Thailand was something of a late... More
first person
Bestselling author Sophie Hannah explains why poems and crime stories are not mutually exclusive. 08 August 2017
International bestselling and award-winning crime fiction author, Sophie Hannah, has been... More