Service Industries - Highlight
25 Aug 2016
With an ever-growing gap between supply and demand, Africa needs to rapidly ramp up its power generation if it is to meet the needs of its expanding economies, with overseas private sector investment now actively being sought.
With its economy struggling and political uncertainties, the Thai logistics sector has been becalmed, according to many at the Asia Warehousing/Cold Chain Show, but work from more lively neighbouring countries has provided a real lifeline.
China continued to be the world’s third-largest source of FDI for the fourth consecutive year in 2015, as Chinese enterprises are going out to look for resources to boost their competitiveness, and to tap business opportunities in Belt and Road markets, especially the Southeast Asia. Such enterprises are most interested in going to Hong Kong to seek professional services and business partners to support their outbound investment activities, as revealed by a recent HKTDC survey.