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One-child policy supports Barbie – Shaun Rein

Image via Wikipedia The once popular Mattel toy Barbie might be facing both a financial and cultural crisis back in its home market, Shaun Rein comments on the multi-million six…

No bail-out from China – Victor Shih

Hu Jintao via Wikipedia If the world is waiting for China for a bail-out of the global financial crisis, it might be waiting in vain, assistant professor Victor Shih reads…

Art market holds better than stock exchange – Rupert Hoogewerf

Rupert Hoogewerf by Getty Images via Daylife The Chinese art market is holding much better than the stock exchange, tells China Rich List producer Rupert Hoogewerf the German magazine Die…

Nobody writes about China’s investments in Africa – Howard French

Howard French via Wikipedia China is replacing very fast the old colonial powers in Africa, but the story is mostly ignored by the media, told former New York Times correspondent…

Too early to cheer – Arthur Kroeber

Arthur Kroeber While China’s financial leaders might see light at the end of the tunnel of the country’s crisis, financial analyst Arthur Kroeber warns in The Guardian it might be…

Barbie packed her bags for Shanghai

Cover of Barbie Can anything be more symbolic than Barbie, the doll who defined the image of American women worldwide? When we believe media like Bloomberg, we do note that…

Cautious optimism prevails on China’s economy

Wen Jiabao via Wikipedia Comments come out in full force after prime minister Wen Jiabao addressed the National People’s Congress yesterday on China’s economy. Both leading analysts, Shaun Rein at…

No doubling of the stimulus packages soon – Arthur Kroeber

Arthur Kroeber Rumors the Chinese government might double its current four trillion renminbi stimulus package might be true, but Arthur Kroeber of the Beijing based consultancy Dragonomics does not believe…

Shaun Rein to join Asia Society conference in Saigon

Shaun Rein Shaun Rein, one of the leading speakers at the China Speakers Bureau, is once again invited for the annual meeting of the Asia Society, this time in April…

Chinese tourists, an opportunity in times of crisis? – Roy Graff

Are the outbound Chinese tourists going to save international tourism in the doldrums, wonders tourism guru Roy Graff, giving foreign tourism companies thinking of entering China some sound advice on…

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