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"Belt and Road" Brings Another ‘Decade of Strategic Opportunities’ for Leasing Industry (Part 2)

"Belt and Road" Brings Another ‘Decade of Strategic Opportunities’ for Leasing Industry (Part 2)

As I mentioned in Part 1 of this series, Chinese leasing companies’ involvement in the ‘Belt and Road’ Initiative has…

Jun 27, 2017
Zhou Wei
A Solar Safari

A Solar Safari

“Do you know the “big three” in Africa, my friend?” A moment after I was picked up by my Tanzanian…

Jun 26, 2017
Yao Zhao
The Attack on World Refugee Day Is a Utopian Assault on China’s Essence

The Attack on World Refugee Day Is a Utopian Assault on China’s Essence

Several Chinese media made provocative statements on June 20, World Refugee Day, echoing the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).

Jun 26, 2017
Mei Xinyu
China’s MSCI Inclusion: Thoughts After a Milestone

China’s MSCI Inclusion: Thoughts After a Milestone

The MSCI inclusion is small, but slightly higher than expected. China’s efforts on re-regulating stock trading suspension, the expansion of…

Jun 21, 2017
Hong Hao
Roland Berger's Smart City Strategy Index Helps Global Cities In the Digital Transformation

Roland Berger's Smart City Strategy Index Helps Global Cities In the Digital Transformation

Roland Berger recently published the latest Think: Act publication "Smart city, smart strategy", in this report, we navigate technological complexity…

Jun 16, 2017
Yicai Global
Outlook: An Idiot’s Guide to China’s Nifty-Fifty Run

Outlook: An Idiot’s Guide to China’s Nifty-Fifty Run

Risk appetite is running high, yet big caps are outperforming instead of small caps. And cyclical assets such as commodities…

Jun 9, 2017
Hong Hao
Populism, Brexit, and the Future of the EU

Populism, Brexit, and the Future of the EU

The vote of a majority of the British electorate to leave the European Union, June last year, was an exceptional…

Jun 5, 2017
Hartmut Marhold
Economist Hints At Future Entrepreneurship and Innovation as Schumpeter Theory Becomes Outdated

Economist Hints At Future Entrepreneurship and Innovation as Schumpeter Theory Becomes Outdated

Li Yining, a famous economist and CPPCC Standing Committee member, said in a recent lecture that the slowdown in China’s…

Jun 2, 2017
Yicai Global
Re-pricing Risks Under New Regulations

Re-pricing Risks Under New Regulations

In the past, falsely depressed risk premium distorted the cost of capital in China, keeping Chinese asset valuation higher than it should be, and inducing asset bubbles one after another.

May 24, 2017
Hong Hao
Behind the Success of Kwai, the Biggest Social Video Sharing App in China

Behind the Success of Kwai, the Biggest Social Video Sharing App in China

In March 2017, internet conglomerate Tencent announced a USD 350 million investment in Kwai (or Kuaishou in Chinese pinyin), a…

May 18, 2017
Dannie Li
Are Chinese Toys Becoming Subject to International Arms Control?

Are Chinese Toys Becoming Subject to International Arms Control?

Drones made by Dajiang Innovations Science and Technology Co., better known as DJI, are frequently used as weapons by warring…

May 18, 2017
Mei Xinyu

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