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ASEAN–China trade surges, but for how long?
Growing trade signals shifting dynamics between China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
As China sneezes, will Germany catch a cold?
The trade war takes a toll on China as its trading partners, including Germany, brace for the economic impact.
Africa’s continental free trade agreement has finally launched. What now?
With cooperation from its member countries, the landmark agreement could be a turning point for Africa’s underperforming intra-regional trade.
5 sectors feeling the brunt of the U.S.–China trade conflict
As trade friction between the world’s two most powerful economies persists, how are key sectors bearing up?
Navigating the new global fashion supply chain
How is the fashion supply chain affected by global trade tensions, and how should companies react?
Mozambique: Down but not beaten
Still reeling from a 2016 debt scandal that crippled its economy, the African nation’s rebuilding efforts have again hit a roadblock.
From Indonesia to the region: A new multimodal service to help local firms grow
A new service rolled out by DHL connects Indonesia to its road freight network and links it with the rest of the region.
‘Made in China 2025’ industrial policy lives on
China may have gone quiet about its ‘Made in China 2025’ plan, but the policy behind it is still very much alive.
As trade tensions sweep across the world, Asia is opting to keep its doors open
There may not be an end in sight to the ongoing United States-China trade war, but countries in the Asia Pacific see a way out with free trade agreements.
Cambodia plays catch-up to regional peers in e-commerce
The small ASEAN nation has made great strides in its growth, but Cambodia still has a long way to go before establishing a digital economy.
DHL’s ocean freight update points to volatile Q4
The fourth quarter of 2019 will be as tumultuous a time for container shipping as any in recent memory.
In baseball-crazy Taiwan, sports technology firm Jingle has developed a solution to help players up their game.
Pitch perfect: How a Taiwanese firm is revolutionizing baseball
In baseball-crazy Taiwan, sports technology firm Jingle has developed a solution to help players up their game.
Pitch perfect: How a Taiwanese firm is revolutionizing baseball
In baseball-crazy Taiwan, sports technology firm Jingle has developed a solution to help players up their game.
Trade war accelerates shift of production from China
Countries in Southeast Asia have emerged as alternative manufacturing hubs to China as companies seek to avoid hefty U.S. tariffs.
5 tips to prepare your e-commerce business for the 2019 shopping season
Businesses wanting to cash in on the holiday shopping season need to learn how best to cope with demand without unnecessary disruptions.
How a popular Muay Thai brand is reinventing itself for knockout success
Fairtex, an established Muay Thai equipment brand in its native Thailand, is gearing up to knock out its competition in the international fight scene.
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