China and the US restart very soon their trade talks, traditionally marred by US complaints on how China manipulates its currency. Now, rising protectionism by state-owned companies offer a new stumbling block, says business analyst Shaun Rein at the BBC.
How would your life in China look like without VPN? That question a lot of people are asking themselves as the internet filter systems gained the ability to shut down their VPN’s and China’s media kindly point out foreign VPN’s are illegal in China anyway. The China Weekly Hangout will focus on Thursday 20 December on this issue. Read the full announcement here, or register directly here.
- China’s consumption is booming – Shaun Rein (chinaspeakersbureau.info)
- How China’s middle class differs from the American one – Shaun Rein (chinaspeakersbureau.info)
- Mercedes: heading for a struggle in China – Shaun Rein (chinaspeakersbureau.info)
- Hope for a more constructive second Obama term – Shaun Rein (chinaspeakersbureau.info)