Investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala on India’s electric vehicle market

Indian billionaire investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala is betting on automaker Tata Motors as one of the winners…

HSBC reports fourth-quarter, full-year 2020 earnings

HSBC building in the Canary Wharf district of London, U.K. Leon Neal | AFP | Getty…

Serum Institute to prioritize India

An AstraZeneca vaccine production line. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images The world’s largest vaccine maker…

Best islands in the Philippines? What to see and do in Batanes

A cluster of islands in the northernmost region of the Philippines is so remote that they…

No economy can succeed without tapping women’s potential

Indra Nooyi speaks on stage during Watermark Conference For Women 2020 at San Jose Convention Center…

Where can I travel in Asia without quarantining? Sri Lanka is now open

To quarantine or not to quarantine — that is the question. Or at least it has…

China box-office record reveals global pent-up demand for movies

Imax broke its box-office records in China over the Lunar New Year holiday weekend and the…

Electric vehicle market and stocks

India’s push toward electric vehicles is creating opportunities for companies in ancillary spaces such as battery…

India could play an important role in producing vaccines

A medic holds Covid-19 vaccine Covaxin vials during the countrywide inoculation drive, in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India,…

Where can remote workers work during the pandemic? So far, not Asia

It’s often said that remote workers can work from anywhere where there’s an internet connection. But…

Match Group seeks expansion beyond dating with $1.7 billion acquisition: CFO

Match Group is solidifying its expansion beyond online dating through its acquisition of South Korean social…

Piyush Gupta sees strength in most of DBS’ markets

SINGAPORE — Some Asian countries have bounced back from the economic pain of the coronavirus pandemic…

Ho Ching to retire as CEO of Singapore’s Temasek Holdings on Oct. 1

A Temasek Holdings signage at their office in Singapore. Munshi Ahmed | Bloomberg | Getty Images…

Tesla’s China sales more than doubled in 2020

Tesla China-made Model 3 vehicles are seen during a delivery event at its factory in Shanghai,…

What to expect from DBS, OCBC, UOB

Automated teller machines of the three Singapore-listed banks: OCBC, DBS and UOB. Munshi Ahmed | Bloomberg…

China to hand out $1.5 million in Lunar New Year digital currency test

Men wearing face masks walk past a Gap store at a shopping area, as the country…

New Covid variants end travel to Tahiti, Bora Bora and St. Bart’s

Travelers may have read that now is the “perfect time” to visit Tahiti, but they will…

500 Startups’ advice for aspiring start-ups and entrepreneurs in Asia

Khailee Ng has a keen nose for spotting promising start-ups. As a managing partner for venture…

JPMorgan is positive on Indonesia despite surging Covid cases in the country

SINGAPORE — JPMorgan is positive on the outlook for Indonesia, even though the country is still…

China deliveries slide in January for electric car start-up Li Auto

A Li Xiang One hybrid SUV is on display during the 18th Guangzhou International Automobile Exhibition…

What Rachmat Kaimuddin learned from leading through crisis

Rachmat Kaimuddin was not even 100 days into his new role as CEO of Indonesian e-commerce…

Indian airline IndiGo expects to reach pre-Covid capacity by end-2021

SINGAPORE — Indian low-cost carrier IndiGo’s international operations may be struggling, but the division could make…

Indonesia’s multibillion-dollar warung e-commerce business

Indonesia is renowned for its millions of traditional family-owned street stalls, or “warungs.” But behind the…

Thailand finance minister on vaccine rollout, tourism recovery

SINGAPORE — Thailand will receive its first batch of vaccines next month and plans to start…

What Arashiyama Bamboo Grove really looks like

Recognize the photograph above? It adorns walls, computer screens and websites for psychiatrists and financial planners.…

Singapore’s game plan as it prepares to host the World Economic Forum

SINGAPORE — The World Economic Forum’s special annual meeting will only go ahead in May if…

How Covid-19 vaccines can shape China and India’s global influence

A beneficiary gets vaccinated by health staff during a pan India Covid-19 vaccination drive at Aundh…

Low-cost airlines may be ‘better positioned’ for 2021

Most of Singapore’s 5.7 million residents have been unable to travel since Singapore shut its borders…

Japan PM Suga economic advisor Takeshi Niinami on Tokyo Olympic Games

A pedestrian wearing a face mask walks past a banner promoting the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games…

AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandes on aviation industry outlook

Tony Fernandes, group chief executive officer of AirAsia Bhd., speaks during a Bloomberg Television interview on…