Touching down in Singapore, we explore an emerging regional hub set to make waves in this constantly evolving island city. In Sydney, fashion designer Dion Lee details why his eyes are firmly set on the Asian market. We also hear about a new retail and transport hub gentrifying an area of Tokyo, and Melbourne Lord Mayor Robert Doyle explains why his city is seeing a boom in new hotel development.
1) OPPORTUNITY OF THE WEEK
The week ahead in numbers (Ben Rylan chats to Gwen Robinson, Nikkei Asia Review in Bangkok)
2) IN RESIDENCE
Singapore’s Jurong Regional Hub project (package from Jeremy Toh)
Japan’s newest retail and transport hub gentrifying an area of Tokyo (Ben Rylan with Kenji Hall)
4) THE BENCHMARK
Interview with Dion Lee, Australian fashion designer (by Nolan Giles)
5) ONE DAY IN
How Melbourne is aiming to attract more visitors with a slurry of new hotel developments (Ben Rylan w/ Melbourne Lord Mayor Robert Doyle)
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