Laos to grow with trade deals
Though Laos is a landlocked country surrounded by larger economies, its commerce minister, Khemmani Pholsena, says this can be an advantage as a raft of trade deals help it "close the gap" and make it a strategic crossroads in the region.
Editor's Picks. Similar Videos
India's online grocery market's huge potential
Albinder Dhinsa, the CEO of Grofers, discusses the obstacles faced by the India's nascent but potentially huge grocery delivery industry, and how his business has already found some solutions.
Huawei's Ken Hu at the 20th Nikkei Global Management Forum
Ken Hu, the rotating chairman of China's Huawei, talks about his company's support of the new EU legislation over data protection.
Mercari hits record startup valuation in Tokyo debut
The flea market app Mercari has begun trading on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Mothers market.The stock opened at 5000 yen.
Rooms fit for an emperor
Ever dreamed of staying at an ancient temple in a room once meant for the Imperial family? Ninna-ji Temple in Kyoto now offers just that as it opens its doors to its hermitage. But booking the renovated lodging is not cheap.
AirAsia is ready for Japan
Tony Fernandes, the CEO of AirAsia, talks about his plans to expand his budget airline business in Japan, which he sees as a market ripe for expansion.
Worldwide prospects for Bangladesh
In an interview, Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina discusses the future of her country's economy, including nuclear energy deals with Russia and China as well as trade with the U.S.