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Outperformers: Maintaining ASEAN countries’ exceptional growth

– Almost half of the emerging economies that grew quickly and consistently in recent decades are in Southeast Asia. The challenges now are to maintain that momentum as circumstances change and to curb income inequality.


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Smart cities in Southeast Asia

– Smart solutions can help cities across the region manage the next stage of growth.
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What Southeast Asia needs to become a major player in artificial intelligence

– For artificial intelligence to take hold in Southeast Asia, the region needs more defined business use cases, better data ecosystems,... and more concerted talent-development efforts.

Industry 4.0: Reinvigorating ASEAN manufacturing for the future

– New digital technologies can help Southeast Asian manufacturers reassert their place in the global landscape.

Shaping the future of consumption in ASEAN

– Executives at consumer goods and retailing companies must take more sophisticated and nuanced approach to their marketing effort... as there is continued consumption growth in ASEAN.

As sector partitions crumble, ASEAN companies must cross borders

– For the region to reach its economic growth potential, companies must develop a clear understanding of how new technologies are... tearing down industry borders.

What Singapore’s government says about the next fifty years – and how companies can position themselves for success

– A compass is indispensable for orientation on uncharted territory: it helps you find a direction, and leaves it to you to find... your route as you go.

Bringing Industry 4.0 to life for companies in Southeast Asia

– McKinsey’s survey of 300 manufacturing leaders found that nine out of ten believe Industry 4.0 will alter their operational... effectiveness. Yet only 48 percent of manufacturers think they are ready for Industry 4.0.

ASEAN Insights: Regional trends

– The ASEAN desk of our Global Economics Intelligence service which tracks and reports key macroeconomic indicators for major Southeast... Asian economies. Find out how to subscribe.

What executives need to know about automation

– The McKinsey Global Institute estimates that currently demonstrated technologies could automate about half of the work people... do today. Although automation will influence jobs in every sector and country, it will make more of a difference in some places than in others.
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Reinventing construction through a productivity revolution

– To transform the sector, action is needed in seven areas or through broader adoption of mass-production approaches.

Singapore in 2017: A to-do list for leaders

– Economic growth in Singapore has slowed dramatically. For leaders in business and government, it will undoubtedly be difficult... to balance short-term challenges with issues that are farther out on the horizon.
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