Tag Archives: Asia

Lijia Zhang Speaking at Various Literary Festivals

Lijia Zhang

Lijia Zhang, author of “Socialism is Great” and “Lotus”, was recently invited to speaking at various literary festivals. From Hong Kong to Bali, she shared the stages with many renowned writers. Take a look at some of the event photos of Lijia‘s participation at the Hong Kong International Literary Festival and Ubud Writers & Readers […]

Porter Erisman Shares Insights on e-Commerce Models in Asia

Porter Erisman

Porter Erisman shared valuable insights on e-commerce models in Asia in his Tech in Asia interview. He elaborated on some of the points also in his latest book “Six Billion Shoppers”. Here are some of the inspiring points that he made: “Everywhere I went, whether it was India or Southeast Asia or Africa, I saw a common […]

Peggy Liu got amazing testimonial from client

Peggy Liu

Peggy Liu, Shanghai-based speaker and environmentalist, recently moderated the China Conference for our speaker in the financial industry and has got amazing review from the client! “Peggy Thank you so much for your overall and session specific moderation at our China Connections event last week in Shanghai. We have had a huge amount of positive […]

Porter Erisman on the Future of e-commerce

Porter Erisman

Porter Erisman‘s new book Six Billion Shoppers tackles e-commerce in the developing world and provides insights on shortcomings and opportunities for the future. Porter takes his wisdom from his years working at Alibaba and combines it with views from a tour/survey of digital retailers from Asia, Latin America and Africa to come up with a broader perspective […]

Dr Andy Xie: China’s Property Market is a Ponzi Scheme

Dr Andy Xie

Dr Andy Xie, renowned Chinese Economist, explained why he thought that China’s property market is a Ponzi Scheme, in his recent Bloomberg interview. Click the image below to watch Andy’s interview: Dr Andy Xie 謝國忠 is a renowned Chinese economist based in Shanghai who has been named one of the “50 Most Influential Persons in Finance” by […]

Dana Leong, Two time Grammy Award Winning Musician, Rocked the Stage in Hong Kong

Dana Leong

Dana Leong, two time Grammy Award winning musician, performed at the “Music in Town” event at New Town Plaza in Hong Kong and the audience were simply captivated by his music! Have a look at the video and photos below: Dana Leong has been dubbed as the world’s top electric cellist and is known as the world’s […]

Peggy Liu speaking at The Economist Innovation Summit 2017 in Hong Kong

Peggy Liu

JUCCCE Chairperson and sustainability advocate Peggy Liu recently spoke at The Economist Innovation Summit in Hong Kong. Peggy was a part of “Special Interview: Innovating Tomorrow”, where she discussed her experiences of driving progress in policy and business practice. She was also in the judging panel for “The Tiger’s Lair: Entrepreneurship Challenge” Peggy Liu is Chairperson of JUCCCE, a non-profit organization creating a […]

Dr Andy Xie: China 20 years after the Asian financial crisis

Dr Andy Xie

Dr Andy Xie, renowned Chinese Economist, said that China had spoken about economic rebalancing for 10 years, but consumption as a share of GDP has continued to fall. Click on the image below to watch the video of Dr Xie’s interview with CNBC. Dr Andy Xie 謝國忠 is a renowned Chinese economist based in Shanghai who has been […]

Michele Wucker’s Gray Rhino is Getting Traction on International Media

Michele Wucker

The international media is paying more attention to the gray rhinos in the world, the term coined by renowned author Michele Wucker, which means the obvious dangers We Ignore. New York Times has recently published a front page coverage story on the gray rhinos in China and argued they we should pay more attention to […]

Dana Leong Performed at AMTD-LendIt Global Fintech Investment Summit in Hong Kong

Dana Leong

Dana Leong performed at AMTD-LendIt Global Fintech Investment Summit in Hong Kong. Here are some photos from the event: Dana Leong has been dubbed as the world’s top electric cellist and is known as the world’s top trombone player by members of the world renowned Balkan Beat Box. Dana’s distinctive sound encompasses multiple genres such as jazz, healing music, electronic […]

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

Andy Xie

In his recent presentation at the CFA Institute, Dr Andy Xie explained why he thought that China’s growth model was not sustainable and why he was skeptical of current central bank policies around the world in reviving global economic growth. Watch the video below to learn more about Dr Xie‘s insights: Dr Andy Xie 謝國忠 is a […]

Porter Erisman on How the West can learn from China on e-commerce and Fintech

Porter Erisman

Porter Erisman talked about how the West can learn from China on e-commerce and Fintech. China, started from scratch, has created truly disruptive e-commerce and mobile payment business ecosystems. Porter says “Because China is really starting from scratch, China is able to leapfrog way ahead. And so finally you’re starting to see the evidence come out […]

Porter Erisman Spoke at TFWA Asia Conference with Great Feedback

Porter Erisman

Porter Erisman shared lessons learnt from the Alibaba success story, and insights on the next generations of shoppers at the TFWA Asia Conference. His presentation received great feedback from the organiser, as well as the audience from the travel retail industry. “Porter was a huge success, and very pleasant indeed to work with. Lots of […]

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 […]

Dr Dan Steinbock Shared his Insights on TPP

The Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement presents Asia with good, bad and ugly scenarios, says Dr Dan Steinbock. In his commentary, he explains the benefits, costs and limitations of the TPP to the US, China and emerging Asia. He argues that the broader region is not choosing between China and US, but each and both. He also […]