Rise & let rise? Pornchai Davivathana, secretary general of the Asia Cooperation Dialogue
The 21st century is widely believed to be about the rise of Asia, the continent whose name comes from a Greek word meaning ‘to rise’. But despite being called the land of the rising sun, Asia is not one land. In fact, it’s the biggest and most dispersed of all the continents, with many countries striving to have their own chance to shine and grow. Is it possible to rise and let rise?