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Dr Andy Xie Spoke at Times India Conference Hosted in New Delhi

Andy Xie

Dr Andy Xie was invited to speak at the ET Global Business Summit hosted by The Economic Times India hosted in New Delhi, discussing the economy of India and China, protectionism, crony capitalism and the Internet. Here is an excerpt of what Dr Xie shared on Indian, Chinese economies… These economies are low base economies. […]

China Speakers Agency proud to present Edwin Maher

Edwin Maher

We at China Speakers Agency are proud to present Edwin Maher, broadcast journalist, voice coach and keynote speaker. Edwin Maher is a New Zealand-born broadcast journalist who made history in China as the first non-Asian face to read prime-time news on Chinese State TV since 2004. Edwin Maher has been working as a broadcast journalist for most […]

Lijia Zhang Speaking at Private Banking Function on China Today and Tomorrow

Lijia Zhang

Lijia Zhang,  journalist, author and lauded speaker discussed important topics at a private banking function. Lijia Zhang shared her insights on the following matters at the fireside chat: Worker treatment and their rights in China The average person’s view of the government Business culture in China and what should a western look out for (what […]

Andy Xie: Can slowing China escape the middle income trap?

Andy Xie

Renowned Chinese Economist, Dr Andy Xie, shared his insights on can slowing China escape the middle income trap, in his recent article published in The Times of India. China has been a great economic success. From 1999-2011, GDP and exports were rising at about 20% per annum in dollar terms. Something similar was observed earlier […]

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

Helen Wang

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 […]

Max McKeown published his The Innovation Book in Chinese

Max McKeown

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 […]

Porter Erisman, The Alibaba Effect

Porter Erisman

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 […]

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

Andy Xie

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 […]

Prof Justin Lin: How to Revive Growth in the World

Prof Justin Lin

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 […]

Lijia Zhang’s Successful Book Tour

Lijia Zhang

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 […]

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

Ian Johnson

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 […]

Dr Andy Xie Spoke at 2017 India Investment Conference

Dr Andy Xie

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 […]

Lijia Zhang Publishes Her New Novel – Lotus

Lijia Zhang

Lijia Zhang has a new book out called “Lotus”, inspired by the secret life of the her grandmother. Lotus follows a young woman torn between past traditions and modern desires―as she carves out a life for herself in China’s “City of Sins”. “Standing outside the Moonflower Massage Parlor with three other girls, Lotus flashed her red smile at […]

Andy Xie: Future of U.S.-China Trade Relations

Andy Xie

Renowned Chinese Economist Andy Xie discussed in the recent Bloomberg interview on Asia looking for new trade pacts after Donald Trump confirmed that he would withdraw from the TPP, the impact of the RCEP trade deal on Asia and his outlook for global trade. Andy swapped insights with Bloomberg’s David Tweed and Rishaad Salamat on […]

Dana Leong TEDx Speech: 3 Ways to Renew Your Spirit with Music

Dana Leong

Two-time Grammy award winning musician Dana Leong gave an inspiring presentation at the TEDxShanghai event last May. Dana shared about experiences as a self-proclaimed daredevil and his journey to musical success. He imparted important lessons on how to achieve balance and motivated the audience with humor, music and inspiring statements like “The seeds that you plant become who […]

Andy Xie: China’s Economic Challenges for the Next Decade

Andy Xie

Dr. Andy Xie, in his resent presentation, proposed an intuitive storyline on why China’s growth model is not sustainable. Dr. Xie is skeptical of the current central bank policies around the world in reviving global economic growth. He shares insights on those and more in the video below: Andy Xie 謝國忠 is a renowned Chinese economist […]