Daniel Allen

Daniel Allen

Based in London and Asia, award-winning writer and photographer Daniel Allen has journeyed widely across the globe. His work has featured in numerous publications, including The Guardian, The Sunday Times, National Geographic, Discovery Channel magazine, Geographical and Esquire. In his spare time he likes climbing, curry and Chelsea Football Club.

Macquarie Capital has tapped into China's booming aged-care market by investing A$15.6 billion into China Senior Care.

How China's shifting tastes could reshape the Australian economy


Aerial view of Ho Chi Minh City

Fuelled by remarkable achievements in education, Vietnam is newest high-tech success


Cashing in on the fintech boom

Alipay and WeChat are making China a global payments power


"Great powers have great currencies." Robert Mundell, Nobel Laureate

The renminbi rises as a global currency powerhouse


Ma Huateng recently surpassed Alibaba’s Jack Ma (pictured) as China's richest man, according to Forbes’ billionaires list.

Next-gen start-ups now stamped 'Made in China'


As Chinese consumers go online to shop for just about everything, two giant e-commerce companies, Alibaba and JD.com, battle it out

Alibaba and JD.com battle it out for China's e-commerce business


China's M&A activity is on the rise.

10 countries attracting Chinese M&A investment


China is set to become the globe's biggest innovator by the end of this decade

Why China now leads the way in innovation


Reports on the success of free trade zones (FTZs) across the world are mixed but in some developing nations FTZs have kicked off industrialisation.

What you need to know about the global business of free trade zones


Youhao Square in Dalian commemorates the friendship of China and the former Soviet Union.

Why China's north-east is home to a booming IT industry