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Women in the workforce can fuel Asia’s growth in post-Covid economy, says McKinsey partner

McKinsey’s research found Asia-Pacific economies could add US$4.3 trillion to their economies over the next decade by advancing workplace gender equality.

26 May 2020 - 10:20AM

McKinsey’s research found Asia-Pacific economies could add US$4.3 trillion to their economies over the next decade by advancing workplace gender equality.

Women in the workforce can fuel Asia’s growth in post-Covid economy, says McKinsey partner
TikTok, a Chinese soft-power time bomb in US living rooms?

The explosive growth of the social media app, fuelled by the coronavirus, has seen it amass 800 million users. In the US, fears are growing that it is a Trojan Horse for mass surveillance, sent by Beijing.

28 Mar 2020 - 7:06PM

The explosive growth of the social media app, fuelled by the coronavirus, has seen it amass 800 million users. In the US, fears are growing that it is a Trojan Horse for mass surveillance, sent by Beijing.

TikTok, a Chinese soft-power time bomb in US living rooms?
Asian-Americans are stocking up on guns to protect themselves during coronavirus pandemic

During the 1992 Los Angeles riots, many Asian businesses were left to fend for themselves. Some are bracing once again, fearing a dangerous mix of xenophobia and lawlessness.

24 Mar 2020 - 5:35AM

During the 1992 Los Angeles riots, many Asian businesses were left to fend for themselves. Some are bracing once again, fearing a dangerous mix of xenophobia and lawlessness.

Asian-Americans are stocking up on guns to protect themselves during coronavirus pandemic
How Bruce Lee’s Warrior TV series was brought to life by his daughter and Fast and Furious director Justin Lin

In the 1970s the martial arts star came up with a treatment for a series about a Chinese man wandering America’s Old West. The studios turned him down but released a similar series Kung Fu, with American actor David Carradine. Lee’s daughter Shannon talks about finding her father’s drawings and notes and joining forces with Justin Lin to make the series.

15 Mar 2019 - 10:24AM

In the 1970s the martial arts star came up with a treatment for a series about a Chinese man wandering America’s Old West. The studios turned him down but released a similar series Kung Fu, with American actor David Carradine. Lee’s daughter Shannon talks about finding her father’s drawings and notes and joining forces with Justin Lin to make the series.

How Bruce Lee’s Warrior TV series was brought to life by his daughter and Fast and Furious director Justin Lin
Free solo climber Alex Honnold on first Yosemite National Park ascent that made him a rock star

‘I don’t think there’s anything in the world as big or as difficult or inspiring as El Capitan,’ says free climber Alex Honnold of life after his solo, unroped ascent of the 900-metre rock wall in California, the subject of a documentary.

13 Dec 2018 - 9:18PM

‘I don’t think there’s anything in the world as big or as difficult or inspiring as El Capitan,’ says free climber Alex Honnold of life after his solo, unroped ascent of the 900-metre rock wall in California, the subject of a documentary.

Free solo climber Alex Honnold on first Yosemite National Park ascent that made him a rock star