In this candid interview, Jeremy Goldkorn, Danwei founder and co-host of the ever-popular Sinica podcast, discusses his 20 years in China including his early experiences with Danwei and the many ways the country has changed since the day he arrived in 1995.
Hong Kong – Panel Discussion: A New Era for Hong Kong Politics? with Jason Y. Ng, Sebastian Veg, Alan Wong [Jason Y. Ng, Sebastian Veg and Alan Wong]
Hong Kong has had quite a month. Record numbers of voters made their voices heard through the ballot box to install a generation of new faces to its Legislative Council. Oneof the newly elected Legco members was a prominent leader
Speaker Interview – Peter Hessler: Journalism in China and China’s Impact in the Middle East
Peter Hessler is a best-selling author and freelance journalist with extensive experience in China. In this interview, he opens up about his thoughts on the current quality of journalism on China and China’s role in the Middle East. He further shares his advice to journalists covering China at the moment.
China’s Surprising New Financial Fragility with Logan Wright, Head of China Markets Research at Rhodium Group
China’s financial system used to be boring and state-controlled, keeping deposits captive at large state-owned banks and lending out cheaply to state-owned enterprises. Very quickly, however, virtually everything about the system has changed, particularly since the equity market crash in
Brussels – China’s role in Africa: screening of ‘King Cobra and the Dragon’ with Solange Guo Chatelard [Tuesday, September 20]
Thousands of Chinese have settled in Zambia and opened businesses, but relations have not always run smoothly. As China increases its economic ties in Africa, has the continent entered a new era of colonialism? Chatelard will present her landmark television