Tag Archives: China

Dr Andy Xie: China must respond to Biden’s new tariffs with an eye on Europe

Dr Andy Xie

In a recent SCMP article, Dr Andy Xie opined that China has a much better chance of nudging the EU on free trade. Here are some highlights: However, China should not respond to Biden’s tariffs by restricting exports of materials or equipment that the US green tech industry needs. Sure, this would hamper the Inflation […]

Dr Andy Xie: China’s future depends on it getting its microeconomics right

Dr Andy Xie

In a recent opinion piece for the South China Morning Post, Dr Andy Xie shared why he believes that  business in China must change in order to prosper. Here are some highlights: Chinese consumers are generally in good financial shape. The turn away from pursuing property for speculation can only mean a huge improvement in […]

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 […]

Dana Leong To Perform at EO 2024 Global Leadership Conference in Singapore

Dana Leong

The Entrepreneurs’ Organisation (EO), is going to host their Global Leadership Conference in Singapore and Dana Leong is going to perform and speak at the event, to share some inspiring musical moments with the audience. Considered by many as the world’s top electric cellist, Dana Leong has also earned recognition as world’s top trombone player from members […]

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 […]

Dana Leong, Grammy Awards Winner, To Perform and Speak at EO Global Leadership Conference in Singapore

Dana Leong

Dana Leong, Grammy Awards Winner, will be performing and speak at EO Global Leadership Conference in Singapore. We look forward to Dana inspiring the EO GLC participants with his music, as well as his new experiences creating music with AI. Considered by many as the world’s top electric cellist, Dana Leong has also earned recognition […]

Edith Yeung Interviewed on the Future of Super Apps in the US

Edith Yeung

In a recent interview, Edith Yeung, General Partner at Race Capital, discussed the concept of super apps and whether any company can become the WeChat of the US. Meta, formerly known as Facebook, has made strides towards becoming a super app, but as Edith pointed out, it has faced challenges and successes on the journey […]

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 […]

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 […]

Dana Leong Virtual Music Meditation Session Got Positive Feedback

Dana Leong

Dana Leong, Grammy award winning musician, has recently conducted a virtual music meditation session for the Staff Mental Health Summit of a technology company. The session got tremendously positive feedback from the audience, who found that it was a real gift to start the day with Dana’s soothing meditative music. Dana Leong is a two-time Grammy […]

Peggy Liu Speaking in Singapore on Sustainability Investment Opportunities from Examples Learnt in China

Peggy Liu

Peggy Liu speaking in Singapore on sustainable investment opportunities from examples learnt in China. Emerging trends and impacts from the greening of China Peggy’s keynote to focus on: China’s green tech developments, present and future… insight on forward trends for business strategies and operations. Sustainability measures and statistics, at municipal, sectoral and industrial levels – […]

Dana Leong Tatler Interview on Pushing Creative Boundaries

Dana Leong

In a recent interview with Tatler, Dana Leong spoke about artificial intelligence (AI), social impact and ground-breaking innovations he’s been able to accomplish along his pursuit of exploration. Here are some highlights: “I’ve always been very curious about how things worked in the world and how I could push them to the maximum,” he says. “This […]

Dr. Andy Xie: When it comes to prices, what happens in China stays in China

Dr Andy Xie

In a recent SCMP article Dr Andy Xie opined that inflation will last for as long as confidence in the US dollar holds and that disinflation in China won’t help to moderate price rises in the rest of the world, as long as the drivers of inflation hold strong. Here are some highlights: The rising paper […]