Tag Archives: Asia

Dana Leong Performed Fudan University Event in Shanghai China

Dana Leong

Dana Leong, Grammy award winning artist was invited to perform at the concert hosted by the Fanhai International School of Finance, Fudan University, at the start of the academic year. The faculty and students are so impressed by the performance! Take a look at some of the event photos below: Dana Leong has been dubbed as […]

Edith Yeung Interviewed by Angie Lau on her Insights on the Status of Blockchain in Asia, especially China

Edith Yeung and Angie Lau

Venture capitalist Edith Yeung and Angie Lau, CEO and editor-in-chief of Forkast News sit down discuss the role of China, the impact of technology, and why there may be coordinated focus on blockchain by President Xi Jinping. Is Asia gaining ground in the technology race? Edith Yeung, advisor at 500 Startups, partner at Proof of Capital, […]

Ian Johnson: The Rise of a New Superpower

Ian Johnson

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Ian Johnson has been spending time in China since 1984 and has lived there for a total of twenty years. So his experience of the country and its people gives him great insight into the enormous changes that have turned the world’s most populous country from an impoverished land into the world’s newest […]

Dr Andy Xie: Hong Kong and Singapore, so similar yet so different – it’s all about housing, money and politics

Dr Andy XIe

Dr Andy Xie 謝國忠, renowned Economist, shared his insights on the recent disturbance in Hong Kong. The most bizarre development in Hong Kong’s real estate market is the rise of nano flats. Hong Kong’s developers increase housing affordability by shrinking size. Even these car-sized flats cost about 10 years’ income. It is amazing to see how […]

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Dr Andy Xie: As the trade war reduces China’s US exports, structural reforms – not inflating away debt – are the right response to economic disengagement

In Dr Andy Xie ‘s recent SCMP article, he argued that as the trade war reduces China’s US exports, structural reforms, not inflating away debt, are the right response to economic disengagement. If China goes back to inflation to solve its debt problem, the resulting erosion of confidence in the renminbi would have a profound […]

Edith Yeung: Why I Invest in China

Venture Capitalist and tech executive Edith Yeung shares her insights on where China shows the most promise and why it still makes sense to invest in the country even amidst the fraught US-China tech relations. Edith believes that China is at the cutting edge of AI, e-commerce and mobile payments. She sat down for an […]

Peggy Liu: How to engage with China more constructively

Peggy Liu

Tensions with China have increased dramatically around the world. There are very few voices that can bridge China and the West for better cultural understanding and more constructive engagement, in English. Peggy Liu, Chairperson of JUCCCE, is one such person. Here is her recent article How to engage with China constructively A nuanced view from […]

Dr Andy Xie Shared Insights on the Sino-US Trade War at Financial Conference

Dr Andy Xie

Dr Andy Xie was invited to share his insights on the implications of Sino-US trade war on Asian trade and investment flows, the China slowdown and its impact on the world and debt worries for the Fed and China. The presentation was very well received by the audience. Take a look at some of the […]

Matthew Brennan discusses the future of facial recognition technology

Matthew Brennan

Matthew Brennan, China mobile economy expert, discussed the future of facial recognition technology on his recent CGTN America Interview. China has been experimenting many facial recognition applications, from airport to policing to education, and more… Matthew Brennan 马修 is a well-known speaker and writer about WeChat. His opinions regarding WeChat and the China digital ecosystem are regularly featured […]

Dana Leong Performed and Spoke at the Global Education & Skills Forum 2019 in Dubai

Dana Leong

Dana Leong, two-time Grammy award winning musician, was invited to perform at the Global Teacher Prize ceremony event at the Global Education & Skills Forum 2019 in Dubai. He also moderated a panel on “Why music matters in education”. Take a look at some even photos below: Dana Leong has been dubbed as the world’s top […]

Edith Yeung: Insights on China Tech Start Ups

Edith Yeung

Venture capitalist and China internet expert Edith Yeung is often invited to speak and share insights on China tech and start ups. Selected by Inc’s Magazine as one of the Silicon Valley investors you must know, Edith Yeung is a partner at 500 Startups — the world’s most active early seed investor. Take a look […]

Dr Shirley Yu Shared Insights on the Belt and Road Initiative

Dr Shirley Yu

Dr Shirley Yu shared her insights on the Belt and Road Initiative at a recent event hosted by Chatham House in London. In her presentation, she discussed the potential for China to simultaneously achieve these economic and sociopolitical objectives. While the economic goals may be empirically achievable, she also discussed China’s vision for a new world […]

Andy Xie, Chinese Economist on the impact of USA-China trade war on global currency

Dr Andy Xie

Andy Xie, renowned Economist interviewed on the impact of USA-China trade war on global currency. Watch the video below to learn about Andy’x insights, how he interprets China Trade data in detail and how he sees this trade war impacting both the Chinese market and the global market: Dr Andy Xie 謝國忠 is a renowned Chinese economist […]

Isaac Stone Fish Sees ‘Perfect Storm’ in US-China Relations

Isaac Stone Fish

Isaac Stone Fish, China politics expert, mentioned that he saw a “perfect storm” in US-China relations, following the investigation that showed Chinese hackers implanted tiny microchips on servers that made their way into data centers at Amazon.com Inc., Apple Inc. and other companies. Watch the short clip of Isaac’s interview here: Isaac Stone Fish is an internationally recognized […]

Dr Leroy Chiao, Former NASA Astronaut, Interviewed on the Future of Space Industry

Dr Leroy Chiao

Dr Leroy Chiao, Former NASA Astronaut, interviewed by CGTN America on the future of the Space industry. Watch his CGTN interview below: Dr Leroy Chiao 焦立中 worked at NASA for 15 years before he left the agency in 2005.  A veteran of four space missions, Dr. Chiao most recently served as Commander and NASA Science Officer […]