The latest economic assessment by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) on the ASEAN economies and my thoughts on potential economic growth going forward in the region.

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[Analysis , Business Solutions , Hock Meng Tay , Timizzer , Views ] According to a Bloomberg news article published online on October 02, 2013, entitled, “Emerging Asia GDP Forecasts Cut Amid Fed Taper Concern”, it highlighted some of the challenges facing Asia … Continue reading

Businesses Urged to Tackle Disaster Risk Reduction in New Initiative Led by PwC and the UN

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[Analysis , Auditors , Banking , Business Solutions , Capital Markets , Financial Services , Infrastructure , Regulators , Risk Management , Timizzer , Views ]   Report from PwC and the UN International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR) warns that business growth is not keeping pace with resilience to natural disasters in many parts of the … Continue reading

Are Asian corporations receptive towards short sellers?

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[Analysis , Asia Pacific , Banking , Business Solutions , Capital Markets , Economics , Entrepreneurship , Financial Services , Hock Meng Tay , Markets , Singapore , Timizzer , Views ] This article shall examine some of the issues that sparked off major controversies regarding some of the type of tactics used by short sellers to bring down a company. The … Continue reading

Are additional financial regulations a cure or a panacea on the current Bitcoin exchange market?

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[Analysis , Asia Pacific , Banking , Bitcoins , Capital Markets , coin , Economics , Foreign Exchange , Hock Meng Tay , Timizzer , Views ]   This article is a follow-up on a Timizzer.com blog post written on April 17, 2013. On May 06, 2013, in a Financial Times newspaper article, it was reported that … Continue reading