Powering the Future of Japan’s Industrial-Political Economy
April 24, 2014
Powering the Future of Japan’s Industrial-Political Economy
If the Japanese government wants to revive its nuclear power industry, it will need to engage with the public.
Powering the Future of Japan’s Industrial-Political Economy
Analyst: ‘Womenomics’ Marks Social Shift in Tradition-Bound Japan
April 24, 2014
Analyst: ‘Womenomics’ Marks Social Shift in Tradition-Bound Japan
With support from the top and a generational shift, change in coming to Japan.
Analyst: ‘Womenomics’ Marks Social Shift in Tradition-Bound Japan
Eyeing Pipeline, Russia Forgives North Korean Debt
April 22, 2014
Eyeing Pipeline, Russia Forgives North Korean Debt
Russia’s Duma has voted to forgive 90 percent of North Korea’s Soviet-Era Debt.
Eyeing Pipeline, Russia Forgives North Korean Debt
Are Claims of Currency Manipulation Just China Bashing?
April 21, 2014
Are Claims of Currency Manipulation Just China Bashing?
The argument that China is manipulating its currency needs more analysis, not rhetoric.
Are Claims of Currency Manipulation Just China Bashing?
China’s Round Two on Electric Cars: Will It Work?
April 20, 2014
China’s Round Two on Electric Cars: Will It Work?
Beijing is looking for a breakthrough on electric cars. Will Chinese consumers cooperate?
China’s Round Two on Electric Cars: Will It Work?
Mongolia’s Chance for a Prosperous Future
April 19, 2014
Mongolia’s Chance for a Prosperous Future
Despite development obstacles, Mongolia could boost its economy through careful regional integration.
Mongolia’s Chance for a Prosperous Future
Amazon Smartphone Rumor Roundup
April 18, 2014
Amazon Smartphone Rumor Roundup
A look at reports on Amazon’s plans for a smartphone offering.
Amazon Smartphone Rumor Roundup
China Slows – Will Asia Follow?
April 18, 2014
China Slows – Will Asia Follow?
As the region’s largest economy slows, what impact will it have on the rest of Asia?
China Slows – Will Asia Follow?
LG G3 Rumor Roundup
April 16, 2014
LG G3 Rumor Roundup
A look at the possible specifications of the “Galaxy S5 killer” from LG.
LG G3 Rumor Roundup
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
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