Asia: What's Coming in 2024

Geopolitics still dominates the risk and operations landscape, leading to a variety of unexpected and difficult consequences for companies in the region.

Daily Risk and Operations Intelligence for Asia

Ministry issues criteria for traceability of products and goods

Vietnam Plus | English | News | April 12, 2024 | Supply Chain Issues

The Ministry of Science and Technology has issued a circular regulating the management of traceability of products and goods. The circular requires organizations and individuals to trace the origin of goods and provide specific information printed with a code attached to the product packaging, connected to the National Product and Goods Traceability Portal. The portal is expected to be officially put into operation in the second quarter of this year.

New Developments

South Korea
Indirect Indicator | April 12, 2024

Korean General Elections Outcome

Indirect Indicator | April 10, 2024

South Korea's imminent general election

Japan
Indirect Indicator | April 12, 2024

Kishida-Biden Summit

Indirect Indicator | April 12, 2024

Japanese astronauts joining NASA lunar mission and first non-American landing on the moon

China
Indirect Indicator | April 12, 2024

Changes in China's Consumer Price Index

Indirect Indicator | April 11, 2024

Xiong Xue's criminal prosecution

Taiwan
Indirect Indicator | April 11, 2024

Hualien Earthquake Impact and Response

Indirect Indicator | April 10, 2024

Hualien earthquake impacts and consequences

India
Indirect Indicator | April 11, 2024

Supreme Court's verdict on DMRC's (Delhi Metro Rail Corporation) case relating to payment to DAMEPL

Indirect Indicator | April 11, 2024

Arvind Kejriwal's arrest and legal appeals relating to Delhi excise policy case

Vietnam
Indirect Indicator | April 10, 2024

Disciplining and Expelling Party Members in Vietnam

Indirect Indicator | April 9, 2024

Gold prices in Vietnam