Asia Now Find out what's really going on in Asia – with insights from our specialists on the ground. Filter by: Automotive & Mobility Consumer & Ecommerce Digital Media & Adtech Electronics & Embedded Software Energy & Environment General Government & NGO Industrial & Materials Intellectual Property Medtech & Life Sciences Software & Cloud Telecoms & Networks Search: Go Blog 13 September 2021 Daniel MotaLatest opportunities in Japan’s CASE industry Blog 05 July 2021 Stewart RandallRISC-V takes great leaps forward in China Blog 12 January 2021 Tommy ShiekmanEast Asia – a thriving robotics market East Asia represents serious opportunities for western automation and robotics technology providers, and this is not just because of COVID. Asia was already fully embracing robotics and industrial automation before the pandemic. And, in a post-COVID world, the adoption of these technologies as well as industries that integrate them - like manufacturing, logistics, and ecommerce - continue their meteoric rise. Blog 15 January 2020 CES 2020 and the innovations set to succeed in Asia CES — just like the city that hosts it — is brilliant, flashy and outrageous. Our team was lucky enough to be at CES 2020 last week, so we sat down to ask what they saw and which tech innovators they think can expect to do well in East Asia this year. Blog 23 May 2019 Stewart RandallThe Huawei predicament: a problem for China and opportunity for others? So, here we are again! Last year ZTE; this year Huawei. Exactly how much trouble is the company in? What are its – and the Chinese government’s – options from here? And could there be big opportunities for European and Asian tech firms to step in to fill the void of banned US technologies? Blog 11 June 2018 Stewart RandallImplications of ZTE’s last-minute reprieve So, it’s official: the U-turn on ZTE is complete. The US government has decided to remove the export ban on the company. In return, under a new deal, ZTE will install a new board within 30 days, pay a $1bn fine with an additional $400m in escrow, and agree to a further 10-year US export ban if there are any future violations. A US Commerce department compliance team will also need to be retained by ZTE. Blog 10 May 2018 Stewart RandallArm mini China: are JVs the future for tech firms in China? So, ‘Arm mini China’ is here. The Chinese joint venture is an interesting move that may provide a powerful long-term boost for the tech giant well and other big companies like it. But do smaller tech firms need to establish similar ventures to thrive in the Chinese market? Blog 24 April 2018 Stewart RandallThe end of ZTE — or huge opportunities for non-US tech firms? The US Government’s ban on Chinese telecoms giant ZTE Corporation using US-made components will have huge ramifications — for ZTE, its US partners and other international tech firms. Pagination Go to page 1 Go to page 2 Sign up For our news and blog posts Newsletter signup First name Surname Email Your personal data is safe with us. See our Privacy Notice.