• How Asian companies can beat the recession

    October 27, 2008 | Performance Improvement | BusinessWeek Online

    As the financial crisis spreads across the globe, businesses are recasting plans to deal with uncertainty. Recessions tend to shuffle the deck: When business slows, the opportunities to make mistakes or take advantage of weaker players increase.

  • Pulling out of a tailspin

    August 20, 2007 |

    Like many national carriers in Asia and throughout the world, Malaysian Airlines Systems faced woes that have become familiar to even the most casual followers of the airline industry. Fuel prices spiral and so do labor costs, even in a relatively low-labor-cost nation like Malaysia.