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Thursday, 15 November 2018

Taking off in the Aviation Industry

By Edward Clayton and NEU Boon Ling. Airlines are met with promising opportunities with the rising affluence and liberalization of air traffic in the ASEAN. How can they best navigate a changing landscape to ensure their relevance in the future? Download GMC Aviation Article

Sunday, 28 October 2018

Healthcare and Pharma Update - October 2018

By Aastha Gulati. A snapshot of the current trends and activity in the healthcare and pharma sectors across global growth markets. Download GMC Update - Healthcare and Pharma

Monday, 01 October 2018

Retail & Consumer Update – September 2018

By Sabina Alziati and Beatrice Liu A snapshot of the current trends and activity in the retail & consumer sectors across global growth markets. Download R&C Update_Sept2018

How to keep the ASEAN economies growing for another 50 years

By David Wijeratne, Partner and Growth Markets Centre Leader, PwC We have recently returned from the World Economic Forum on ASEAN in Ha Noi where we collaborated with the WEF on an article looking at how ASEAN can grow over the next 50 years. Link here: www.weforum.org/agenda/2018/09/to-keep-growing-aseans-economy-must-adapt-heres-how

Tuesday, 30 January 2018

2018: Emerging markets take control of their destiny

Watch David Wijeratne, Partner and Growth Markets Centre Leader, PwC, discuss the areas of growth in emerging markets in 2018 By David Wijeratne, Partner and Growth Markets Leader, PwC; Gagan Oberoi and Neu Boon Ling, PwC Growth Markets Centre As we enter 2018, there is a general feeling of optimism...

Monday, 15 January 2018

Offline expansion: The next step in the growth of Southeast Asian online-only retailers

By Janice Teng, PwC Growth Markets Centre - Retail & Consumer As several leading online-only retailers established offline presences globally, this article discusses the criticality of this move in Southeast Asia, the challenges associated in establishing the physical stores and how the right mix of strategies from choosing the right...

Wednesday, 06 December 2017

Digital consumer engagement in Southeast Asia: Addressing the associated challenges

By Sabina Alziati, Americas and Consumer, PwC Growth Markets Centre This article provides an overview of the major challenges faced by Retail & Consumer companies in Southeast Asia as they seek to strengthen engagement with their increasingly digitised consumers, and offers a point of view on potential solutions to overcome...

Monday, 23 October 2017

The Future of ASEAN

By David Wijeratne, Partner and Growth Markets Centre Leader; Vinika D Rao, Executive Director, INSEAD Emerging Markets Institute and Navya Sinha, Growth Markets Centre In advance of their annual Emerging Markets Conference in Singapore, the leaders of INSEAD's Emerging Markets Institute and PwC's Growth Markets Centre consider ASEAN’s (Association of...

Monday, 02 October 2017

Consumer market stars: Examples of successful corporate practices in the Southern Cone

By Rafael Baretto, PwC Growth Markets Centre - Americas Lead, Robert EH Banks, Growth Markets Centre - Americas and Glenn XW Lim, PwC Growth Markets Centre - Americas In this week’s article, the authors discuss the unique economic risks of the Southern Cone and how it affects consumption growth. The...

Tuesday, 29 August 2017

Driving growth through exports – an opportunity to expand into emerging markets

By Sidharta Sircar, PwC Growth Markets Centre - Asia-Pacific Director In this week's article, Sidharta Sircar, PwC Growth Markets Centre’s Asia-Pacific Director, discusses how emerging markets are becoming major consumption hubs, providing attractive opportunities for global businesses to tap into. Exporting to these markets allows new entrants to tap into...

Friday, 25 August 2017

The continuous expansion of Japanese companies in Southeast Asia

By Arie Nakamura, PwC Growth Markets Centre - Japan lead In this week's article, Arie Nakamura, PwC's Growth Markets Centre Japan lead, discusses how Japanese companies are addressing the potential opportunities that lie within Southeast Asia to help expand their businesses. Over the past few decades, Japan has been suffering...

Friday, 04 August 2017

Evolution of manufacturing in emerging markets and the rise of Asian high-tech

By Gagan Oberoi, PwC Growth Markets Centre - Industrial Products Lead In this week's article, Gagan Oberoi, PwC Growth Markets Centre - Industrial Products Lead, discusses how the global manufacturing landscape has shifted in modern history, focusing on the ascent of Asian markets in the high-technology space over the past...

Wednesday, 19 July 2017

Winning in Maturing Markets (Part 3): Agriculture sector opportunities in developing markets

By David Wijeratne, Partner, PwC Growth Markets Centre Leader and Gagan Oberoi, PwC Growth Markets Centre In the third part of the “Winning in Maturing Markets” series, the authors explore increasing growth opportunities in agriculture for private sector players across the value chain – including agriculture input suppliers, infrastructure developers,...

Friday, 14 July 2017

India paves its way to a cashless economy

By Arun Bhattacharyya, PwC's Growth Markets Centre Financial Service Lead, and Youhan Noria, Financial Services Inclusive Markets, Regulatory, PwC India In this week's blog, the authors discuss how India is moving towards a digital and cashless economy, post demonetization in 2016. On November 8, while the world was glued on...

Monday, 19 June 2017

Repaving the ancient Silk Routes

By David Wijeratne, PwC Growth Markets Centre Leader, Neu Boon Ling, Growth Markets Centre - Capital Projects and Infrastructure and Stella Lau, Growth Markets Centre - China. This week's Growth Markets Centre (GMC) article focuses on the GMC's latest report on China’s Belt and Road initiative – Repaving the ancient...

Friday, 07 April 2017

Taking the long view: How will the world economic order change by 2050?

By John Hawksworth, Chief Economist, PwC UK In this week's blog, John Hawksworth, Chief Economist, PwC UK, discusses the political and economic volatility that emerging markets have faced over the last few years, and what the outlook holds for them as they continue to evolve and mature in their growth...

Tuesday, 04 April 2017

Indonesia Banking Survey 2017: Weathering the rise in credit risk – What’s next for banks in Indonesia?

By David Wake, PwC Indonesia Financial Services Industry Leader In this week's blog, David Wake, PwC Indonesia's Financial Services Leader, discusses the outlook for the banking industry in Indonesia, as well as how digital transformation plays a key role in fuelling the growth of this industry. He also advises where...

Monday, 27 March 2017

Going over the wall – The time has come for Mexico to establish its long term prosperity and redefine its role in global trade

By David Wijeratne, PwC Growth Markets Centre Leader and Gagan Oberoi, PwC Growth Markets Centre - Americas This week’s article from PwC’s Growth Markets Centre examines how despite the external pressures and domestic political uncertainties surrounding Mexico’s future, there are, however, a number of reasons why those in Mexico are...

Friday, 24 March 2017

Digital Health – Benefits and value for the growth markets

By Dr. Zubin J Daruwalla, Director (Healthcare), PwC South East Asia and Aastha Gulati, PwC Growth Markets Centre Healthcare Lead Digital healthcare solutions can help address the gaps in healthcare systems across the growth markets. However, despite its promising benefits, digital adoption by healthcare players has lagged, particularly due to...

Thursday, 02 March 2017

Winning in Maturing Markets series (Part 2): The maturing giants recover from slower economic growth

By David Wijeratne, PwC Growth Markets Centre Leader In part 2 of the “Winning in Maturing Markets” series, David Wijeratne, PwC Growth Markets Centre leader, explains how and where economic growth lies in some of the larger maturing markets, which are currently experiencing slower growth rates. Our "Winning in Maturing...