Search Engines in Asia

Google is by and large the dominant search engine in most of Asia and they don’t face any of the competition that they see in the US from search portals like Bing, Yahoo, Yandex, DuckDuckGo…


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Incorporating a Business in Hong Kong

Sourced from: http://www.investhk.gov.hk/setting-up-your-business/company-name-and-structure.html   There’s a reason so many global businesses incorporate in Hong Kong. It’s just so easy. Here are the steps you need to take to get your business set up in Hong Kong….


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Incorporating a Business in Singapore

Sourced from: https://www.acra.gov.sg/components/wireframes/howToGuidesChaptersDetails.aspx?pageid=1241&contentid=1247 Singapore is known around the world as the easiest place to incorporate a business, and it really is. Here are the steps for a foreign company to incorporate a business in Singapore: To…


Credit Card Adoption in Asia

Credit card penetration across Asia is very low when compared to places like the US and Europe. Many people in Asia are underbanked leading to difficulties in even obtaining credit cards. As a result, the…


Public Transportation in Asia

Public transportation in Asia spans the entire spectrum of possibilities. In Japan, the train and subway systems are clean, efficient and sage. On the opposite side of the  coin is Indonesia with its disorganized and…


Currencies of Asia

Asia has as many currencies as there are countries. China – Yaun or Rembini Singapore – Singapore Dollar Taiwan – Taiwan Dollar Hong Kong – Hong Kong Dollar Malaysia – Ringgit Indonesia – Rupiah Cambodia…



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Languages Spoken in Asia

Many Westerners refer to the a big portion of Asia as APAC. APAC typically consists of countries as far North as Japan and Korea and South down to Australia and New Zealand. From the West…


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What is a GoJek?

In many developing economies in Asia, a car is tremendous luxury that only the rich can afford. Instead there are an abundance of motorbikes which jam the streets. Most motorbikes belong to a family and…