China’s Urbanization Plan—Sustainable Development?
April 16, 2014
China’s Urbanization Plan—Sustainable Development?
The government plans to increase the rate of urbanization. Will it be sustainable?
China’s Urbanization Plan—Sustainable Development?
Nanjing’s Xinjiekou Buys House of Fraser in Cash Deal
April 13, 2014
Nanjing’s Xinjiekou Buys House of Fraser in Cash Deal
A hitherto unknown Chinese business announces its presence in the global market.
Nanjing’s Xinjiekou Buys House of Fraser in Cash Deal
Apple iWatch Rumor Roundup
April 12, 2014
Apple iWatch Rumor Roundup
Making sense of the mass of speculation about a potential wearable device.
Apple iWatch Rumor Roundup
China’s Residential Property Market: Ghost Towns and Gilded Lilies
April 10, 2014
China’s Residential Property Market: Ghost Towns and Gilded Lilies
Change is coming to the Chinese property market, but the impacts on the middle class and the rich are likely to differ.
China’s Residential Property Market: Ghost Towns and Gilded Lilies
Microsoft Answers Siri with Cortana
April 10, 2014
Microsoft Answers Siri with Cortana
The software company unveils its own voice recognition-based personal assistant.
Microsoft Answers Siri with Cortana
China, Australia Seek to Close Free Trade Deal
April 10, 2014
China, Australia Seek to Close Free Trade Deal
Both Tony Abbott and Li Keqiang are pushing for a quick conclusion after nine years of FTA negotiations.
China, Australia Seek to Close Free Trade Deal
The Nokia Lumia 930: A New Top-Tier Windows Phone
April 06, 2014
The Nokia Lumia 930: A New Top-Tier Windows Phone
The Finnish smartphone manufacturer unveils its latest offering, which will feature the Windows Phone 8.1 OS.
The Nokia Lumia 930: A New Top-Tier Windows Phone
Asia’s Next BRICS?
April 04, 2014
Asia’s Next BRICS?
As growth in the BRICS slows, many of the new economic stars are from the Asia-Pacific.
Asia’s Next BRICS?
iPhone 6: April Rumor Roundup
April 03, 2014
iPhone 6: April Rumor Roundup
Bigger screens and two size options could be coming in September.
iPhone 6: April Rumor Roundup
How Much Bad Debt Can China Absorb?
April 03, 2014
How Much Bad Debt Can China Absorb?
The numbers suggest that there are limits to the non-performing debt China’s government can handle.
How Much Bad Debt Can China Absorb?
Interview With David Pilling
April 01, 2014
Interview With David Pilling
The Diplomat's Justin McDonnell spoke with the Financial Times Asia Editor David Pilling.
Interview With David Pilling
Koll: Japan Economic Recovery on Track
April 01, 2014
Koll: Japan Economic Recovery on Track
As Japan moves to a higher sales tax, The Diplomat speaks with Tokyo-based economist Jesper Koll.
Koll: Japan Economic Recovery on Track
Tracking China’s Hot Money Flows Through Commodities
March 28, 2014
Tracking China’s Hot Money Flows Through Commodities
The issue of misinvoicing of exports and imports can be tracked for commodities.
Tracking China’s Hot Money Flows Through Commodities
Worth an Upgrade? HTC One (M8) 2014 vs. HTC One (M7) 2013
March 28, 2014
Worth an Upgrade? HTC One (M8) 2014 vs. HTC One (M7) 2013
Are hardware and software updates enough to justify buying the new model?
Worth an Upgrade? HTC One (M8) 2014 vs. HTC One (M7) 2013
WTO Finds Chinese Rare Earth Export Restrictions in Violation of International Trade Law
March 28, 2014
WTO Finds Chinese Rare Earth Export Restrictions in Violation of International Trade Law
The WTO has found Chinese export restriction practices on rare earth metals in violation of global trade laws.
WTO Finds Chinese Rare Earth Export Restrictions in Violation of International Trade Law
Flagship Showdown: Samsung Galaxy S5 vs. Sony Xperia Z2
March 26, 2014
Flagship Showdown: Samsung Galaxy S5 vs. Sony Xperia Z2
The popular S4 successor goes head to head with the latest iteration of Sony’s waterproof Xperia.
Flagship Showdown: Samsung Galaxy S5 vs. Sony Xperia Z2
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