Strong local demand buoys Asia’s business schools

As he gears up for his next intake of students, Yuan Ding has no doubts about the surging appetite for high-quality business education in Asia — but rather more about…

China’s business schools embrace the state agenda

At Peking University’s Guanghua School of Management, in Beijing, first-year domestic MBA students began a new mandatory course this month: Socialism Theory and Practice with Chinese Characteristics in the Xi…

Australian business schools count on return of international students

Australia’s higher education system has been one of the country’s worst hit sectors during the pandemic, as the stifling effects of border closures on international student numbers cut its revenue…

Zenith Bank GMD: 10 percent growth reflects ‘quality and calibre’ of team

Transcript Nigeria’s Zenith Bank group reported growth of 10 percent in gross earnings and in profit before tax in 2021 – a remarkable achievement considering the ongoing economic impact of…

Nigeria’s young, active workforce ‘will continue to grow and create wealth’

Transcript Nigeria’s economy bounced back from its COVID-19 slump with growth of 3.4 percent in 2021. Zenith Bank group managing director Ebenezer Onyeagwu joins World Finance to discuss the country’s…

Zenith Bank can ‘grow the next champions’ by mentoring Nigeria’s SMEs

Transcript Nigeria’s economy remains hugely dependent on its oil and gas industry – but thanks to tailored and innovative support for SMEs from commercial banks like Zenith, the country is…

Zenith Bank commits ‘heart and soul’ to sustainable, responsible banking

Transcript Zenith Bank has long been at the forefront of corporate governance in not only Nigeria, but the whole of Africa. Its group managing director, Ebenezer Onyeagwu, explains how the…

Baiduri Bank commits to sustainable banking and ‘co-creating the future’

Transcript Along with its fresh rebrand and new environmentally sustainable headquarters, Baiduri Bank has released a new brand promise: ‘Co-creating your future.’ Baiduri CEO Ti Eng Hui explains what the…

How Baiduri Bank supports Brunei’s MSMEs: From tech training to matchmaking

Transcript Along with its fresh rebrand and new environmentally sustainable headquarters, Baiduri Bank has released a new brand promise: ‘Co-creating your future.’ And that doesn’t just mean for its retail…

Business schools steer a difficult course on carbon

Before she moved from Singapore to Paris this summer, to become Essec’s dean of pre-experience programmes, Professor Aarti Ramaswami weighed all the pros and cons of the options for moving…