Fans of NASCAR and professional soccer are used to seeing corporate logos splashed all over uniforms. But a deal announced this week is taking the economics to a new level…and an expensive competition among Asian companies. HPR’s Bill Dorman explains in today’s Asia Minute.
Governor David Ige holds a news conference later today, following his return to Hawai‘i from the national governors’ conference in Washington. A few months from now, Washington will host a very different political leader, one who may have an unusual opportunity. HPR’s Bill Dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.
It may not show up in your spam musubi, but the price of rice has been tumbling. In fact, the commodity fell to a 4 year low in Chicago trading this week. And the reason starts with Thailand. HPR’s Bill Dorman explains in today’s Asia Minute.
2014 was another strong year for auto sales across the islands. But in 2015, American consumers will have their first opportunity to buy a car made in China. HPR’s Bill Dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.