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Why the Chinese might like a Hummer – Shaun Rein

Image via Wikipedia When a Chinese company who never build a car bought the Hummer from GM, one of the largest problems of the Detroit car giant, many predicted huge…

Using twitter for Zhao Ziyang’s memoires – Jeremy Goldkorn

Zhao, together with Wen Jiabao via Wikipedia China’s internet users might have overstepped the vague line of what is permitted on the internet, by using twitter and its Chinese equivalents…

Shanghai moving fast on Worldexpo2010 – Shaun Rein

Shaun Rein by Fantake via Flickr Shanghai might be better prepared to deal with its Worldexpo2010 compared to what happened with the Beijing Olympics, although Shaun Rein at CNBC is…

Sino-American G2? Not any time soon – Arthur Kroeber

Arthur Kroeber by Fantake via Flickr While China and the US are edging towards each other, the emergences of a new world order, excluding some of the old and upcoming…

In a growing cage – Zhang Lijia

Zhang Lijia by Fantake via Flickr Just days ahead of June 4, celebrity author Zhang Lijia remembers in the New Work Times her May-days in 1989 when she helped to…

Former diplomat joins China Speakers Bureau

Xu Ming, currently the Asia-Pacific director of the IEDE business school from Madrid and a former Chinese diplomat in Latin America, has joined the China Speakers Bureau as a speaker….

Setting a young girl free – Zhang Lijia

Zhang Lijia by Fantake via Flickr Celebrity author Zhang Lijia gets many positive reviews for her book “Socialism Is Great!”: A Worker’s Memoir of the New China, but a review…

China’s purchasing criteria different from Japan – Shaun Rein

Shaun Rein by Fantake via Flickr Just like Japan in the 1980s China is now going overseas in a major shopping spree to spend a part of its USD two…

Can China pull the world out of its recession?

Image via Wikipedia In the latest newsletter for May 2009 of the China Speakers Bureau we make clear China will not, and does not want to.But China is offering the…

The Renminbi is not going to be a reserve currency – Arthur Kroeber

Image by r5d4 via Flickr With the US dollar in decline as the leading global currency, the financial world is looking for alternatives. China’s currency, the Renminbi, is not going…

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