Southeast Asia

ASEAN infrastructure and building materials opportunities

ASEAN infrastructure and building materials opportunities

Good infrastructures are a key to economic activity and development. To boost their growth, ASEAN countries are planning to invest heavily in infrastructures in the coming years: not only will they provide better transport, power and sanitation but also interesting opportunities for suppliers of building materials. Continue reading

Co-working in Southeast Asia

The co-working boom of Southeast Asia

Co-working has emerged as a new and interesting method for independents, startups, entrepreneurs and even certain multinationals to manage their work habits and spaces. Rapidly expanding throughout Southeast Asia, co-working is attracting the appetites of global leaders of this new industry in the region. Continue reading

ASENA infographics

ASEAN infographics: population, market, economy

Taken as a single entity, ASEAN represents the world’s third largest market and one the largest economy. Here are some infographics to dive deeper in international economic and demographic comparisons with the US, EU, China, Japan and India, as well as more details on ASEAN countries relative size and economies. Continue reading

ASEAN infographics: demography, growth, top cities, urbanization

ASEAN infographics: demography, top cities, urbanization

Cities and urbanization are some of the most important drivers of Southeast Asia’s economic dynamism, environmental, societal and cultural change. To better understand the challenge and opportunities they bring, here are 4 infographics summarizing urban trends on the demography and rural exodus in ASEAN. Continue reading

AdWords CPC in ASEAN countries

Digital advertising: AdWords CPC in ASEAN countries

Online advertising is an easy and efficient means to reach new customers in Southeast Asia. However, the cost-per-click – CPC – varies greatly between the different ASEAN countries, and it should therefore be evaluated properly by people planning how to spend their marketing budget or monetizing their websites. Continue reading