November 14, 2019

Genesis makes first China appearance at 2019 CIIE

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SHANGHAI, China, November 5, 2019 – Genesis, the luxury automotive brand, marked its first appearance in China at the second China International Import Expo (CIIE) this week. In keeping with the CIIE theme of “New Era, Shared Future,” Genesis is at CIIE to debut the fuel-cell GV80 Concept, battery-electric Mint Concept and the luxurious dignity of […]

Europe ‘pushed off Beijing’s radar’ in China’s drive to seal US trade deal

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By Catherine Wong From South China Morning Post Concerns mounting among European businesspeople about lack of progress on EU-China investment agreement, head of EU business group says Cancellation of Chinese vice-premier’s Brussels trip reflects ‘lack of face-to-face engagement’ with bloc China’s all-consuming focus on sealing a US trade dealforced its top trade negotiator to cancel a […]

Hyundai Motor Group appoints Sven Mirko Patuschka as Head of R&D Center in China

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Sven Mirko Patuschka to oversee R&D strategy and development of local models in China HMG to leverage Patuschka’s expertise in Chinese market for innovative technology, products and mobility services tailored to local customers Hyundai Motor Group has appointed Sven Mirko Patuschka as Vice President and Head of Hyundai Motor Technology & Engineering Center in China […]

Sales Training: How to win your price increase with confidence

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From NEGOTIATION experts No customer wants to stomach a price increase, as they feel challenged in passing on their increase in costs to customers and end-users. Sadly though, as long as central banks control our currencies through their inflation tax, salespeople will need to keep up by increasing prices. It’s simple arithmetic of more currency […]

China and Latin America and the Caribbean seek to deepen their economic and commercial cooperation, amid global uncertainty

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The Second High-Level China-Latin America Investment and Cooperation Forum was held at ECLAC’s headquarters in Santiago, Chile. With senior authorities from the government of China in attendance, along with representatives of international and regional organizations, development banks and the public and private sectors, experts, academics and diplomats, the Second High-Level China-Latin America Investment and Cooperation Forum took […]

Mnuchin: US, China have ‘Fundamental Agreement’

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By Sandy Fitzgerald From Newsmax The United States and China have a “fundamental agreement” in the first phase of addressing key elements of the ongoing trade war between the two countries, as “substantial progress” was made last week, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Monday.  “We have a fundamental agreement that is subject to documentation,” Mnuchin […]

China anniversary: Hong Kong protester shot by live round

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From BBC An activist involved in anti-government protests in Hong Kong has been shot in the chest by police during a clash. The incident came as thousands of people demonstrated in defiance of a protest ban for the 70th anniversary of Communist rule in China. Though people have been shot by rubber bullets in previous […]

China’s military might

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China shows off military might at 70th anniversary parade From BBC Deep-sea drones and an intercontinental ballistic missile were among the advanced weapons on public display for the first time at a parade marking 70 years of communist rule in China. According to the Ministry of National Defence, about 15,000 military personnel, 580 pieces of […]

China in new growth push to fight prolonged US trade war, top policy body indicates

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By Frank Tang From South China Morning Post Financial Stability and Development Commission, chaired by Vice-Premier Liu He, says Beijing is ready to step up help for the growth amid escalated trade tensions But there is no indication that it will engage in all-out stimulus to support the economy despite latest round of tariffs from […]

Why one of Asia’s richest men is buying a British pub business right before Brexit

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By Geoffrey Smith From Fortune Li Ka-Shing, one of Asia’s richest men, has long been revered for his timing. So what does it say about the future that his flagship real estate fund is pouring windfall gains from Hong Kong real estate into a struggling U.K. pub landlord? CK Asset Holding, the flagship property company […]