Singapore and Bangkok: two faces of Asia


China is the prevailing and overwhelming model but it is not the only one. Asia also features the harmoniously efficient Singapore: a balance and synthesis of tradition and modernity. Or the continuity of the Thai capital with a life philosophy which is still untouched by stress and other typical western neuroses. It is difficult to understand if and how these diversities will manage to resist the all devouring Chinese giant.

China is the prevailing and overwhelming model but it is not the only one. Asia also features the harmoniously efficient Singapore: a balance and synthesis of tradition and modernity. Or the continuity of the Thai capital with a life philosophy which is still untouched by stress and other typical western neuroses. It is difficult to understand if and how these diversities will manage to resist the all devouring Chinese giant.

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