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Workers adjust the Olympic Green pavement at the National Stadium before the Beijing Olympic Games on August 4, 2008. (Nick Laham/Getty Images)
Beijing's Triumph of Engineering
There's no denying that the Chinese model of central coordination is delivering impressive results. more
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How Micro-Finance Helps the Poor
An interview with Shafiqual Haque Choudhury, founder of Association for Social Advancement (ASA), a financial institution that covers 1.2 million borrowers. more
Muhammad Yunus (muhammadyunus.org)
Micro-Credit and Alleviating Poverty in Bangladesh
An interview with Mohammad Yunus, founder of Grameen Bank, which provides credit to over 2.4 million poor people residing in Bangladeshi villages, and 2006 Nobel Peace Prize winner. more
Inside the Infosys multiplex. Photo: Tarunactivity/flickr
Mr. Narayana Murthy and Infosys
An inspiring story of Narayana Murthy, CEO of Infosys. more
Divers aboard a rubber boat survey the capsized Princess of the Stars ferry which sank off the coast of San Fernando town, central Philippines on June 30, 2008. (JAY DIRECTO/AFP/Getty Images)
Poor in the Philippines Have Two Options: Sink or Swim
The recent ferry tragedy proves the country is prone not only to natural calamities, but to manmade ones as well. more
Kazakh Prime Minister Karim Massimov inaugurates the 2nd International Business Conference in Astana, Kazakhstan (Asia Society)
PM: Resource Nationalism Is Not the Policy of Kazakhstan
Summary of Kazak Prime Minister Karim Massimov's remarks at the Asia Society International Business Conference. more
Left to right: Wenran Jiang, David Kang, Daniel Rosen, Orville Schell (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)
China's International Soft Power Campaign: Vying for Diplomatic, Business, and Cultural Leadership
With China expanding its influence abroad, has it succeeded in extending its ability to attract and persuade? more
Left to right: David Fernandez, Ahsan Mansur, Peter Berezin (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)
Untapped Investment Opportunities in Bangladesh
Experts analyze why Bangladesh may just be one of the world's most exciting investment opportunities. more
Left to right: David Fernandez, Ahsan Mansur, Peter Berezin (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)

Untapped Investment Opportunities in Bangladesh

Experts analyze why Bangladesh may just be one of the world's most exciting investment opportunities. more
Dr. David Mackill of the International Rice Research Institute. (Asia Society)

Flood-Tolerant Rice: A Solution for India?

A new, stress-tolerant variety of rice can help boost yields and profits for farmers in areas prone to flooding. more