Asean insurance sector’s pivotal role in infrastructure financing

Advertorial Insurance, known for its long-term nature, plays an essential role in supporting and sustaining economic growth in the Asean region. Beyond the traditional protection products, the insurance industry provides capital with a long-term investment horizon and generates opportunities for public-private partnerships in infrastructure projects that are instrumental to economic growth. Strategically located between China […]

Singapore ‘no longer’ easiest place to do business

Amid pessimism about Singapore’s economy, the city-state has dropped from first place in an annual ease-of-business ranking compiled by the World Bank  Singapore has lost its position as the easiest country to conduct business, overtaken for the first time in a decade by New Zealand, according to a new report from the World Bank. The […]