Cover story

Thailand reaches a turning point as the Bhumibol era ends

After a year of mourning, how will the country confront its political and economic problems?


Company in focus: For SK Hynix, patience pays off in its Toshiba Memory bid

Investment puts South Korean chipmaker in stronger position in NAND memory

Special Report

Tech meets tradition in a new wave of Islamic finance

Shariah-compliant microfinance and fintech are taking off across Asia

Politics & Economy

Xi Jinping's ideology is officially enshrined as he maps China's path to 2035 and beyond

National congress wraps up with Xi firmly at the head, and with a vision spanning decades


Richard McGregor: Xi isn't the only Chinese leader worth watching

The rise of authoritarian ideologue Wang Huning signals China's global ambitions

Life & Arts

Concerns grow as Malaysia's heritage crumbles

Historical buildings fall into ruin as government splurges on modern spruce-ups

Tea Leaves

Australia's Holden runs out of road

Demise of iconic brand marks the end of an era for the country's car industry

March 8, 2018
March 1, 2018