Indonesians’ rising purchasing power and hectic urban lifestyles are driving solid growth in the country’s food and beverage (F&B) sector, which is increasingly keen to embrace international cuisines and attracting overseas F&B operators. Riding on its reputation as a “Gourmet Paradise”, Hong Kong F&B brands and franchisors are well placed to enter the lucrative market.
The explosive growth of the mainland online gaming sector is expected to see the value of the market grow from Rmb10 billion last year to Rmb50 billion in 2015. Increased competition in the sector, however, is likely to deter new entrants.
Exhibitors at the Salon des Seniors in Paris, one of Europe's leading events for the elderly healthcare market, were keen to welcome the over-70s to the digital age, while also looking to export French-style healthcare to urbanised China.