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Executive Focus | International (HD)

The Prospect Group is a leading global firm specializing in media, research, and consulting. We meet, and discuss the most relevant economic issues with, hundreds of the world’s leading business executives, political elites, and other influential personalities from a cross-section of industries and countries. Watch video interviews from around the world.

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Ports acting as a catalyst for development in Malaysia's southern Johor state

The economy of the Malaysian state of Johor is thriving. A large portion of Johor’s economic activity is facilitated by the maritime transportation sector. Johor Port, the busiest of the state's ports, has made a major contibution to overall development. Johor Port's expansion plans will ensure it is central to the continued growth of the southern region.

6mins

24 Apr 2017

Rank #1

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ICANN CEO Fadi Chehade on the importance of maintaining one Internet

Fadi Chehadé is the President and CEO of ICANN, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers. He spoke with The Prospect Group about the importance of maintaining one Internet and where the pressures to fragment the Internet are coming from.

3mins

22 Jun 2016

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Japanese-Malaysian bilateral relationship continues to strengthen, more FDI opportunities sought

Dr. Makio Miyagawa is the Japanese ambassador to Malaysia. He spoke with The Prospect Group about the bilateral relationship between Malaysia and Japan, FDI opportunities, and how Malaysia can be a gateway to Islamic nation markets for Japanese companies.

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6 Apr 2016

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Future tech opportunities will need networks with high bandwidth and low latency says Magyar Telekom CEO

Chris Mattheisen is the CEO of Magyar Telekom, the largest telecommunications company in Hungary. He spoke with The Prospect Group about the telecom sector in Hungary, e-commerce opportunities, and preparing for unforeseen opportunities in the future.

4mins

9 Mar 2016

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ITU Secretary General Houlin Zhao on the social and economic impact of technology

Houlin Zhao is the Secretary General of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), a UN agency specialized in information and telecommunication technologies. He spoke with The Prospect Group about the global ICT penetration, the importance of ICT to economic development, and the role ICT plays in meeting the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.

6mins

10 Feb 2016

Rank #5

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Pakistan addressing ICT infrastructure deficit as software exports reach $2.8bn

Anusha Rahman Khan is Pakistan’s Minister of State for Information Technology & Telecom. She spoke with The Prospect Group about the steps Pakistan is taking to spread connectivity across the country, the new telecom policy framework, and the scope of software development and exports coming out of Pakistan.

5mins

27 Jan 2016

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Magyar Telekom CEO Chris Mattheisen on building network infrastructure & growing ARPU

Chris Mattheisen is the CEO of Magyar Telekom, the largest telecommunications company in Hungary. He spoke with The Prospect Group about Magyar Telekom’s network buildout, telecom competition in Hungary, and what the company is doing to grow ARPU.

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14 Jan 2016

Rank #7

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ICANN CEO Fadi Chehade on Internet governance & balancing security, innovation, and privacy

Fadi Chehadé is the President and CEO of ICANN, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers. He spoke with The Prospect Group about the economic impact of the digital sector, Internet governance, and finding the balance between security, innovation, and privacy online.

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5 Jan 2016

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ANACOM Chair Fatima Barros on telecoms in Portugal & getting ready for the Internet of Things

Fátima Barros is the Chair of the Board of Directors of ANACOM (Autoridade Nacional de Comunicações), the national regulatory authority for communications in Portugal. She is also the 2015 Chair of BEREC, the Body of European Regulators of Electronic Communications. She spoke with The Prospect Group about the telecom landscape in Portugal, getting ready for the Internet of Things, and infrastructure investment.

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22 Dec 2015

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Afghanistan has 80% mobile penetration & 3 million Internet users, rolling out open access policy says Minister

Abdul Razaq Vahidi is the Minister of Communication and Information Technology of Afghanistan. He spoke with The Prospect Group about the current state of the ICT sector in Afghanistan, the government’s top three policy priorities, and roll out of the open access policy the government hopes will attract foreign investors.

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7 Dec 2015

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