Category Archives: China

Lijia Zhang: Why fixing inequality is central to China’s common prosperity goal

Lijia Zhang

In a recent opinion piece for South China Morning Post, Lijia Zhang shared why she believes dealing with the issue of the China’s wealth inequality is vital to achieving the country’s common prosperity goal. Here are some quotes: The structural flaws inherent in China’s political system – from state-controlled capitalism to corruption – have all […]

Dr Andy Xie: Why China will focus on technology but muddle through on policy at NPC meeting

Dr Andy Xie

In a recent SCMP article, Dr Andy Xie shared his insights on the upcoming NPC meeting. He believes that the policymakers are likely to continue focusing on tech developments and attempts to make domestic firms the core of supply chain Some quotes: “China has taken the easy path in its development. There are four pieces […]

Peggy Liu: There are no subsidies for EV manufacturers from the central government of China

Peggy Liu

In a recent interview on the eMobility sector, Peggy Liu, Chairperson of JUCCCE, shared that there are no subsidies for EV manufacturers from the central government of China. The Chinese EV companies are competing with each other in the local market, and trying to survive the intense competition Watch Peggy’s interview below: Peggy Liu is Chairperson […]

Dr Andy Xie: China should consider jump-start the economy with solar power push

Dr Andy Xie

In a recent article for South China Morning Post, Dr Andy Xie tackled how solar energy could be helpful for China’s economy. Here are some highlights: This is likely to be another tough year for China’s economy. The path forward is to focus on productive and competitive economic activities. If stimulus is pursued, it should go into […]

Documentary Produced by Chloe Cho about Metaverse Wins Asian TV Awards!

Chloe Cho

We are most delighted to hear that documentary, “Metaverse Nation”, produced by renowned Singapore-based journalist, Chloe Cho, has just won in two categories at Asia’s biggest TV awards – Asian TV Awards! We love engaging Chloe to moderate conferences for her great insights and professionalism. Contact us at Speakers Connect if you would like to […]

Sharon Gai on tips to revolutionize your business’s approach to ecommerce

Sharon Gai

E-commerce is one of the fastest-growing industries in the world. Sharon Gai, Founder of Culture Fluid, former Head of Global Key Accounts at Alibaba, is also author of “Ecommerce Reimagined: Retail and Ecommerce in China”. She shared in a recent interview tips to revolutionize business’s approach to ecommerce. Sharon Gai currently serves as a General Manager […]

Dr Andy Xie SCMP Article: A booming US economy and a Chinese crash? Think again

Dr Andy Xie

In his recent SCMP article, Dr Andy Xie opined that China is using its downturn to deflate bubbles and raise productivity while the US is doing the opposite – feeding the Bernanke bubble and hoping for an AI cure for falling productivity. Therefore, China’s economy is more sustainable than commonly believed. China’s economy has been […]

Dr Andy Xie: The US dollar super bubble may finally be popped – by the Israel-Gaza war

Dr Andy Xie, economist, shared his insights that the US dollar super bubble may finally be popped, by the Israel-Gaza war, in his recent article in SCMP. Here is an excerpt: The massive distortions in the global monetary system, which drives financial bubbles, come from the yuan-dollar peg. When China adopted the export-led development model […]

Simon Ong: Why Energy Management, Not Time Management, is the Key to Productivity

Simon Ong

In Simon Ong‘s debut book, he introduces the art and science of energy management and shares his insights on why he believes that energy management is the true key to productivity. Your energy is the fuel that makes everything in your life possible. So how can you reach your full potential if you’re always tired, stressed […]

Dana Leong Music Performance in Hong Kong at Corporate Event

Dana Leong

Dana Leong, Grammy Award Winning Musician, was in Hong Kong recently, performed AI-cocreated music at a private corporate event. Dana’s music, iDragon, is one of the world’s first Human+Ai music collaborations between Grammy Winning Human Dana Leong & AIVA. Dana Leong is a two-time Grammy award-winning musician, composer, and producer. Considered by many to be the […]

Robin Speculand’s Book, World’s Best Bank: A Strategic Guide to Digital Transformation, Launched in China and Vietnam in Local Languages

Robin Speculand

Robin Speculand’s Book, World’s Best Bank: A Strategic Guide to Digital Transformation, was recently launched in China and Vietnam in local languages. Learn more about it here. Robin Speculand is the founder and Chief Executive of Bridges Business Consultancy Int, a pioneer and global specialist in strategy implementation. Robin’s pioneering work has been featured globally on […]

Sharon Gai Book Tour: Ecommerce Reimagined: Retail and Ecommerce in China

Sharon Gai

Sharon Gai is now on a book tour, sharing her insights on how Chinese apps function, and why Chinese players like Tik Tok, Shein, and Temu are winning in the west. Sharon Gai’s book, “Ecommerce Reimagined: Retail and Ecommerce in China”, offers a practical guide to Chinese ecommerce markets for businesspeople and scholars. China represents […]

Dr Andy Xie: Without reforms, China can still afford the time to muddle through its economic problems

Dr Andy Xie

In a recent SCMP article, Dr Andy Xie opined that without reforms, China can still afford the time to muddle through its economic problems. Here is a quick summary and some highlights: China won’t reach for harsh reforms, choosing instead to gently deflate its property bubble and absorb overcapacities as it waits for demand to return […]

Dr Andy Xie: China’s lead in electric vehicles is unassailable – the Global North simply can’t compete

Dr Andy Xie

In a recent article for the South China Morning Post, Dr Andy Xie opined that China’s lead in electric vehicles is unassailable – the Global North simply can’t compete. Key messages: China has the supply chains, better tech and cheaper costs that keep on falling Trade barriers would only force the world into two prices for […]

Michele Wucker Keynoted in China at Investor Summit, on Wrangling Global Financial Fragility Gray Rhinos Post-Covid

Michele Wucker

Michele Wucker, the author of “The Gray Rhino,” recently keynoted at an investor summit in Beijing, China, where she shared her insights on risk management and how to deal with “gray rhino” events that can have a significant impact on businesses and economies. For those who are unfamiliar, a “gray rhino” is a metaphor for […]

Dr Andy Xie shared in latest SCMP article: Fallout of US-China chip war could be global overcapacity across industries

Dr Andy Xie

Dr Andy Xie, in his latest SCMP article, warns that the ongoing chip war between the US and China could have a global fallout, resulting in overcapacity and price wars across industries. China’s push for semiconductor self-sufficiency could lead to an oversupply of chips and lower prices. He further suggests that if China faces obstacles […]