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Will Canada Screw up a March Pacific Trade Deal?
January 22, 2018
Will Canada Screw up a March Pacific Trade Deal?
Japan and Australia are determined to push through a revised TPP in March. Canada is the main stumbling block.
Will Canada Screw up a March Pacific Trade Deal?
On China, Trump Still Stuck Harping on the Trade Imbalance
January 17, 2018
On China, Trump Still Stuck Harping on the Trade Imbalance
Trump said U.S. trade deficit with China “not sustainable”; China’s commerce ministry said it will take necessary measures to protect Chinese enterprises' interests.
On China, Trump Still Stuck Harping on the Trade Imbalance
Collapse of Huawei-AT&T Deal a Double Blow to China
January 16, 2018
Collapse of Huawei-AT&T Deal a Double Blow to China
The deal's collapse is a bad sign not only for Huawei, but China's global technology ambitions.
Collapse of Huawei-AT&T Deal a Double Blow to China
Google Stumbles Back to China
January 16, 2018
Google Stumbles Back to China
Google Maps and Google Translate have returned to China after the company withdrew from the Chinese market in 2010.
Google Stumbles Back to China
Shock and Awe: Surprises That Could Stun Asia in 2018
January 11, 2018
Shock and Awe: Surprises That Could Stun Asia in 2018
From the Fed to housing bubbles to a Korea crisis: surprises that could set back Asia's economies.
Shock and Awe: Surprises That Could Stun Asia in 2018
Could the UK Join the TPP?
January 10, 2018
Could the UK Join the TPP?
London would have to overcome several roadblocks first.
Could the UK Join the TPP?
Roads to Nowhere: Asia’s Risky Obsession With Infrastructure
January 09, 2018
Roads to Nowhere: Asia’s Risky Obsession With Infrastructure
Following China’s example, the developing world is now infatuated with infrastructure-led growth.
Roads to Nowhere: Asia’s Risky Obsession With Infrastructure
New Year Resolutions for Asia’s Economies
January 03, 2018
New Year Resolutions for Asia’s Economies
Goals and prospects for Asia's major economies in the Year of the Dog.
New Year Resolutions for Asia’s Economies
Winners and Losers From Asia’s Year of the Rooster
December 26, 2017
Winners and Losers From Asia’s Year of the Rooster
How did Asia's leaders fare in 2017?
Winners and Losers From Asia’s Year of the Rooster
How Chinese FDI Will Transform the Global Economy
December 16, 2017
How Chinese FDI Will Transform the Global Economy
Chinese companies are moving abroad, and in doing so will reshape the global economy.
How Chinese FDI Will Transform the Global Economy
IMF Warns China of 3 Financial Stability Risks
December 08, 2017
IMF Warns China of 3 Financial Stability Risks
China’s central bank accepts IMF’s “overall” valuable recommendations and vows to improve the weaknesses.
IMF Warns China of 3 Financial Stability Risks
Is China Ready for a Property Tax?
December 06, 2017
Is China Ready for a Property Tax?
The announced tax is part of the Chinese government response to property market changes.
Is China Ready for a Property Tax?
The Global Oil War Rages On With OPEC Cut Deal Extension
December 05, 2017
The Global Oil War Rages On With OPEC Cut Deal Extension
OPEC and major non-OPEC producers agreed to extend the December 2016 production cut deal through 2018.
The Global Oil War Rages On With OPEC Cut Deal Extension
Asia To Stay World's Fastest-Growing Region Through 2030
December 04, 2017
Asia To Stay World's Fastest-Growing Region Through 2030
Asia should remain the world's economic heavyweight for another 10 years.
Asia To Stay World's Fastest-Growing Region Through 2030
EU's New Anti-Dumping Rules Threaten Trade Relations With China
December 01, 2017
EU's New Anti-Dumping Rules Threaten Trade Relations With China
Despite not naming any country, China seems to be the obvious target of new anti-dumping rules.
EU's New Anti-Dumping Rules Threaten Trade Relations With China
OECD: Life Satisfaction Falls Amid Slow Recovery From Global Crisis
November 20, 2017
OECD: Life Satisfaction Falls Amid Slow Recovery From Global Crisis
The OECD calls its “How’s Life?” report a wake-up call for governments.
OECD: Life Satisfaction Falls Amid Slow Recovery From Global Crisis
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