Breakout Session 5: The Risks and Rewards of Playing with Asian Tiger Cubs
China and India are Asia's star attractions but what of the smaller SE Asian markets? The fast-growing 'Asian Tiger Cub' countries of Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam offer bright opportunities for retail, manufacturing and professional services companies. Their expanding middle class, improved infrastructure, government incentives and maturing property markets are bright possibilities for your future. Simultaneously, Hong Kong and Singapore continue to attract MNCs with big budgets. Should your company consider the Asian Tiger Cub markets as fresh territory for vast opportunity or stick with the mature tigers of Hong Kong and Singapore?