13 November 2014
INDONESIA’S growth has slowed lately, due in part to easing overseas demand for its commodities. But could the new year bring cheer to Asean’s largest economy as new President Joko Widodo focuses on infrastructure and improving government finances?
Could China, Asia’s largest and the world’s No. 2 economy, pass the growth baton to India next year? Will its ties with Japan improve?
What should Asia expect from US President Barack Obama, after he was weakened politically by Republican successes in congressional polls?
…Other notable speakers include China expert Li Mingjiang, Indian editor and business analyst T.N. Ninan, Japan specialist Lam Peng Er and Indonesian editor Endy Bayuni.
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