• Sri Lanka’s P.M. Ranil Wickremesinghe. Source: World Economic Forum/flickr

    ​by Michael Lerner The country hopes to redress regional and sector imbalances, as well as promote FDI.Asia-Pacific,Asian Development Bank,FDI,industrial zones,Ranil Wickremesinghe,Rishad Bathiudeen,Sri Lanka,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Jan 28, 2016, 12:14 PM EST
  • Source: e-Magine Art/flickr

    ​by Michael Lerner Hanoi wants Indian firms to produce drugs locally, part of the 'Make in Vietnam' campaign.Asia-Pacific,Drugs,FDI,India,pharmaceuticals,Trade,Vietnam,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Jan 26, 2016, 12:56 PM EST
  • However, Japanese officials have expressed concern about letting Sharp come under foreign control.Asia-Pacific,Michael Lerner
    Published Date : Jan 21, 2016, 12:48 PM EST
  • Source: Kazatomprom/flickr

    ​by Michael Lerner The country's expanding uranium industry is a much-needed lifeline as oil prices fall.Asia-Pacific,China,climate change,India,Japan,Kazakhstan,Kazatomprom,Nursultan Nazarbayev,oil and gas,uranium,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Jan 20, 2016, 4:32 PM EST
  • Source: Stefan Schindler/flickr

    by Michael Lerner Japan is developing an alternative to GPS satellites, spurring automation technology.Asia-Pacific,Agriculture,Australia,Automation,GPS,Japan,Quasi-Zenith Satellite System,QZSS,satellites,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Jan 11, 2016, 2:30 PM EST
  • Source: Andy Le/flickr

    by Michael Lerner FDI inflows up 17.4% help Vietnam have the fastest-growing economy in SE Asia.Asia-Pacific,China,E.U.,electronics,Exports,FDI,Saigon Hi-Tech Park,Samsung,Southeast Asia,TPP,Vietnam,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Dec 29, 2015, 4:56 PM EST