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Money Mind - S2E10: 5 things you need to know about Asia’s energy crunch | EP 10

Money Mind - S2E10: 5 things you need to know about Asia’s energy crunch | EP 10
20 Jul 2022 08:42AM
12 mins

The energy crunch in Asia is sending prices to record levels. Will your bills continue to rise, and is there anything governments can do about it? Sona Remesh is joined by David Broadstock, senior research fellow at the National University of Singapore’s Energy Studies Institute, and Alvin Liew, senior economist at UOB.

Money Mind - S2E21: 5 things you need to know about why Singapore is a millionaire magnet | EP 21

A migration of millionaires is taking place – and for many, the destination of choice is Singapore. What do they bring to the local economy, and could a wealth tax slow down the momentum? Sona Remesh puts these questions to Ryan Lin, director at Bayfront Law in alliance with Nishamura and Asahi; Sivakumar Saravan, senior partner at Crowe Singapore; and Annie Koh, senior advisor at the Business

05/10/2022 17 mins

Money Mind - S2E20: 5 things you need to know about Sri Lanka’s debt crisis | EP 20

Sri Lanka is stuck in a political and economic crisis – the worst since independence over seven decades ago. What will it take for the island to get on the road to recovery? Join Sona Remesh and her guests, Anushka Wijesinha, co-founder, Centre for a Smart Future; Sagarika Chandra, director, Asia Pacific Sovereigns, Fitch Ratings; and Sid Dassanaike, managing partner, Untitled Untold. 

28/09/2022 23 mins

Money Mind - S2E19: 5 things you need to know about digital banks | EP 19

Digital retail banks have made their debut on the Singapore banking scene. So what makes them different from traditional banks – and should you put your money in a digital bank? Sona Remesh is joined by Dwaipayan Sadhu, CEO of Trust Bank; Reuben Lai, head of regional office at GXS Bank; and Leong Chuo Ming, partner, Withers KhattarWong.

21/09/2022 16 mins

Money Mind - S2E18: 5 things you need to know about China’s economic woes | EP 18

Why is China’s economy in trouble, and what can Beijing do to fix the slowdown? Jonathan Peeris is joined by Tommy Xie, head of greater China research at OCBC Bank, and Shirley Yu, senior practitioner fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School.


14/09/2022 21 mins

Money Mind - S2E17: 5 things you need to know about the semiconductor downturn | EP 17

We couldn’t get enough of them during the pandemic – but now the semiconductor industry is facing a downturn. Why does this matter and should you be worried? Jonathan Peeris finds out from his guests, Andy Li, senior semiconductors and technology analyst at CreditSights, and Tim Uy, economist at Moody’s Analytics.

09/09/2022 14 mins