Executive Lounge

The U.S. needs more business engagement to boost economic growth, Citigroup CEO Michael Corbat says.


US business needs to step up as Fed steps out: Citi CEO

Bank chief talks tax reform, exit from Japan's tough retail banking market

  • Interview

    Citi pursuing tech-driven innovations, but not bitcoin: CEO

    US bank already considers itself a big tech company, says Michael Corbat

  • Interview: Singapore needs more talent to skip public sector, start a business

    DBS chief says more needs to be done to foster entrepreneurial spirit, risk taking

  • Interview

    Macau gaming industry rebounds, Wynn Resorts chief says

    As Wynn eyes Japan for resorts, CEO doesn't bet it all on casinos

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    Japan's tallest building won't be a towering risk: CEO

    Mitsubishi Estate sees strong office demand for prime central Tokyo location

  • Japan, South Korea face 'tipping point': Philip Morris CEO

    Interest in smoke-free device can set stage for phasing out cigarettes

  • Blackstone 'soothsayer' steps back from rising dollar prophecy

    Byron Wien says Trump has 'reduced confidence' in the US

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    Honda embraces open innovation to avoid complacency trap: CEO

    Automaker looks outside its wheelhouse as tech changes cars

  • Razon cites Trump as 'biggest' threat to global trade

    Philippine port operator braces for sluggish growth, trims overheads

  • Ben Horowitz worries about who will debug artificial intelligence

    The venture capitalist sees no signs AI will enslave the human race

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    New Hope Group has $1bn for Belt and Road countries

    Chinese conglomerate also to open online bank for young entrepreneurs

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    Work with us, TCL chief tells Japanese rivals

    Home electronics company is open to overseas acquisitions and tie-ups

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    SoftBank's ARM sees China overtaking US as its top market

    The chip titan has huge hopes for connected devices

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    Emerging-market demand yet to bottom out -- Komatsu CFO

    The construction machinery maker sees strong market in China, Russia, Indonesia

  • Line profits as companies invest in diverse work styles: CEO

    Businesses use chat app to improve communication, interact with customers

  • Household help will let Japanese women thrive: Poppins CEO

    Childcare company plans to hire up to 100 Filipinos this year

  • Interview

    Patience pays for Peninsula's Clement Kwok

    Luxury hotel chief talks of company's pioneering roots and waiting for perfect locations

  • Interview

    'Pokemon Go' co-developer talks of rocking an industry

    Blockbuster app is also helping to boost sales of console games

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    AI will smooth out shocks to the system: Hitachi president

    Technology can eliminate uncertainty inherent in human mistakes

  • Trump tax cuts to keep US strong for two years: Suntory chief

    Beverage group president sees potential U-turn on TPP