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Lijia Zhang BBC Interview on her Novel Lotus

Lijia Zhang

Lijia Zhang, Beijing-based journalist and social commentator, was interviewed by BBC recently. Lijia talked about her newly published novel, Lotus, and the social issues reflected by prostitution in China. Lijia Zhang, skilled journalist, author, social commentator and speaker comes from humble beginnings. Born and raised on the banks of the Yangtze River, Lijia Zhang was pulled […]

Andy Xie Shared his Views on the Impact of the Panama Papers on Asia

Shanghai-based independent economist Andy Xie was interviewed by Karishma Vaswani for BBC Business regarding the possible impact of Panama Papers on Asia. Andy Xie was asked if he thinks the Panama Papers wil force more governments to become more transparent about tax and he said “In Asia it’s about how to hide your wealth that often hasn’t been […]

Florence Eid-Oakden Media Interviews on Arab Business and Issues

Dr. Florence Eid-Oakden is an expert on Arab business and matters. Below is a collection of her media interviews on related topics. Sky News Interview: CNBC interview: CNBC Arabia interview: CNBC Arabia interview: CNN interview: Ninxia Television, as part of her participation in the China-Arab States Economic & Trade Forum in Yinchuan China BBC World […]

Andy Xie: China Economy Suffers from Government Over Investment

Andy Xie, renowned Chinese Economist, said that China economy is suffering from government over investment, and he explained what was causing it in a recent BBC interview. See the video here… From BBC: A private survey is showing a slowdown in China’s key manufacturing sector. The HSBC flash PMI reading shows a reading of 49.5 […]

Li Cunxin’s Touching Story at BBC

Success never comes easily. Here is the touching story of Li Cunxin, Mao’s Last Dancer, presented by the BBC… They put us through this really vigorous, sometimes cruel audition process where they tested your flexibility, measured your proportions and tested your intelligence to see if you were a fast learner. They checked back through three […]

Rob Lilwall Interviewed by BBC for his “Walking Home from Mongolia” Expedition

Rob Lilwall, Asia’s leading adventure speaker, was interviewed by BBC for his “Walking Home from Mongolia” expedition. Rob tells about his 5,000 kilometre journey on foot from the Gobi Desert in Mongolia to Hong Kong. You can listen to the interview here… Rob Lilwall Rob Lilwall is a British-born, Hong Kong-based TV adventurer, writer and motivational […]