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Curtis S Chin

Managing director of advisory firm RiverPeak Group

Curtis S Chin, a former US ambassador to the Asian Development Bank, is managing director of advisory firm RiverPeak Group, LLC.

Curtis S Chin
29 Dec 2015

The China syndrome

Ending the "one family, one child" brutality doesn't change the immediate ageing, or address the general problem that better-off people have fewer children.

29 Dec 2015
9 Sep 2015

Safety is critical

Policy-makers should recommit to three broad steps to ensure Southeast Asia remains competitive as a destination.

9 Sep 2015
Safety is critical
18 Jul 2015

AIIB membership has costs and privileges

When 50 of 57 prospective founding members of the new Chinese-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) in late June signed on in Beijing to the new international financial institution’s Articles of Agreement, Thailand was among seven nations that held back. Three of them are from Asean.

18 Jul 2015