In this video, Michelle Chan and Chia Ling Koh explain why Asia's rapidly-expanding market presents opportunities for technology, telecommunications and media companies.
Other topics covered include:
- The relationship between IP and TMT in Asia.
- Why the convergence of media companies, telecommunications and IT providers is changing the market and has led to opportunities for e-commerce, m-commerce and mobile gaming companies
- Why established companies are investing heavily in new startups and promoting innovation.
- Why comparatively heavy regulation in the communications, technology and media sectors in Asia is a particular challenge for European and US companies and investors.
- The cultural differences between Western and Asian companies.
- Why cities like Dusseldorf are branding themselves as the gateway for trade in Asia.
- How Bird & Bird's balance of local knowledge in Asia and international network benefits clients.