Trends

  • Chinese theme parks dominate top 20 in Asia-Pacific ranking

    Hong Kong Disneyland is suffering from fewer mainland Chinese visitors

  • Southeast Asia tries on affordable Middle East fashions

    Max Fashion debuts in Malaysia amid Ramadhan, plans more stores this year

  • Nintendo's Switch gives a jolt to game consoles

    New Super Mario coming as gamers seek experience beyond smartphones

  • New delivery options brighten SE Asia's e-commerce outlook

    Startups tap 'smart' lockers, fellow consumers for package distribution

  • Vinamilk uses a strong home market as an overseas springboard

    Vietnam's top dairy company goes organic and courts investors for growth

  • Apple suppliers drive Taiwan's market rally

    Largan Precision tops Nikkei Asian Review's latest corporate power ranking

  • Alibaba beefs up services while eyeing overseas users

    Having conquered China, the internet giant is restless for new growth areas

  • Indian retailers launch discount bonanza before tax change

    Many retailers fear their old stock won't get tax credits under new system

  • Slot machine maker works to crack Chinese market from within

    Shanghai company ferries designers to Macau for gambling exposure

  • Giant truck 'platoons' head for Australia's main roads

    Convoys controlled by one driver will be more efficient, but will cost jobs

  • Japan's cosmetics shipments top record

    Makeup exports, shopping by tourists underpinned increase

  • Abe's big gamble on casinos

    Japan's first legal casino could open mid-2020s, despite public fears

  • Japan to help ASEAN chill out in food distribution

    Guidelines will aim to bring strict temperature control to Southeast Asia

  • Japan automakers to rev up their green push in China

    Deregulation may provide chance to catch up with foreign rivals

  • Peter Tasker

    Rise of the 'robocats': How labor shortage will change Japan

    Could Japan's 'disastrous demographics' be a blessing in disguise?

  • China joins US as top influencer in science

    Heavy spending and hunt for talent rapidly raising nation's profile

  • A global push to make seafood sustainable again

    Consumers and businesses are driving change from the ground to sea

  • Industry shift forcing Nippon Steel to rethink price practices

    Company caught between new international forces and old domestic market

  • Hot staff - Japanese companies cannot get enough of engineers

    AI, internet of things, autonomous cars fuel sharp demand growth

  • China's new-car sales stall for second straight month

    Changing market may send automakers back to the drawing board