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Andy Xie on the real issue with China’s economy

Dr Andy Xie, shared his insights on the Chinese economy in his recent CNBC interview. Dr Xie believes that the real issue with China’s economy is not economic growth but the quality of growth. Click on the image below to watch him talk about it in greater detail. Andy Xie 謝國忠 is a renowned Chinese economist .. read more

Helen Wang Spoke at the TFWA China Conference on the China’s Middle Class

Helen Wang, author of the award-winning book “The Chinese Dream: The Rise of the World’s Largest Middle Class and What It Means to You”, spoke at the TFWA China Conference on the China’s Middle Class and their huge impact on the duty free and travel retail business worldwide. She received great feedback from the audience .. read more

Max McKeown published his The Innovation Book in Chinese

We are so happy for Max McKeown for publishing his The Innovation Book in Chinese! He has earlier had his The Strategy Book published in Chinese in 2015 as well.   Also check out Max’s books in English here. Max McKeown is often described as Europe’s answer to Tom Peters, and for very good reason! As a compelling .. read more

15
Mar
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Porter Erisman, The Alibaba Effect

The Alibaba Effect: how an Internet company started by a schoolteacher is reshaping e-commerce worldwide. Fifteen years ago, few people would have imagined that an e-commerce company started by a Chinese schoolteacher would rise from an apartment into the world’s largest e-commerce company. But the company that Jack Ma founded in 1999, Alibaba, now handles .. read more

07
Mar
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Andy Xie: China could offer America a trade deal on natural gas

Independent economist Andy Xie suggests the possibility of a win-win trade between US and China that could “spark growth, cut pollution and improve the world’s most important bilateral relationship”. In his South China Morning Post article, Dr Xie says: The US economy depends on the growth of its energy sector. But demand saturation seems to be limiting its growth .. read more

28
Feb
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Prof Justin Lin: How to Revive Growth in the World

Prof Justin Lin, Former World Bank Chief Economist, discussed U.S.-China economic relations and possibilities for renewed economic growth for both countries and the world at the annual Forecast for China’s Economy for 2017, hosted by the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations and Peking University’s China Center for Economic Research, at the New York Stock Exchange .. read more

22
Feb
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Lijia Zhang’s Successful Book Tour

Lijia Zhang‘s book tour for Lotus is a success! Just recently, Lijia was the main guest speaker at a cultural event in Maastricht entitled Secret China. The sold out event was organized by Story Line and Lijia shared that a few dozen books were sold out too! Take a look at some of the event photos from .. read more

14
Feb
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Ian Johnson Publishing His New Book – The Souls of China: The Return of Religion After Mao

Pulitzer-prize winning journalist, Ian Johnson is publishing a new book, The Souls of China: The Return of Religion After Mao. In The Souls of China, Ian lets the readers know about religions in China today — the history, the spiritual traditions of the country’s Eastern and Western faiths, and the ways in which it is influencing China’s future. Here is .. read more

09
Feb
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Dr Andy Xie Spoke at 2017 India Investment Conference

Dr Andy Xie spoke at the 2017 India Investment Conference hosted by CFA Society India,at the Taj Lands End, Mumbai. The theme for this year’s conference was ‘Searching for Alpha in a Divergent World’. Nearly 500 investment management professionals attended the conference, which focussed on the challenges faced by the Indian investment management industry. “India .. read more

01
Feb
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Shaun Rein Commented on McDonald’s Recent Decision to Sell the China Business

“McDonald’s globally overall is struggling and didn’t have the money or intellectual resources to focus on China,” said Shaun Rein, managing director at China Market Research Group tells Reuters. News of McDonald’s reorganizing operations in China, Hong Kong and South Korea have been swirling around since March of last year. Most recently, McDonald’s Corp has agreed .. read more

25
Jan
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