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Today's episode discusses: spread of new virus fuels concerns over economic consequences; how the U.S.-China phase two deal is coming along; and shares of Chinese battery-maker CATL soar.
Jan 23, 2020 19:28 PM00:0000:00/00:00
Today's episode discusses: what's behind the new guidelines for facial recognition tech use; EU fears phase one U.S.-China trade deal could hurt its economy; and Chinese provinces rein in their growth targets for 2020.
Jan 22, 2020 18:42 PM00:0000:00/00:00
Today’s episode discusses: outbreak of SARS-like virus rattles capital markets as infection cases surge to near 300; Tencent chairman sells 5 million shares in tech giant; and diverging credit scores of provincial governments reflects wealth gap.
Jan 21, 2020 18:46 PM00:0000:00/00:00
Plus, what does the phase one trade agreement really mean, and will pork reserves come to the holiday's rescue?
Jan 21, 2020 13:03 PM00:0000:00/00:00
Today's episode discusses: air quality outside of 'priority areas' deteriorates this winter; behind rising crude oil production; and China's strategy for reducing single-use plastics.
Jan 20, 2020 19:29 PM00:0000:00/00:00
Today’s episode discusses: Wuhan’s mysterious pneumonia outbreak; foreign powerhouses rush to expand into China, and pharmaceutical firms wince as China makes dramatic price cuts.
Jan 17, 2020 19:19 PM00:0000:00/00:00
Today's episode discusses: White House hails partial deal as breakthrough, while critics say major hurdles remain to fully resolving trade dispute; WeChat tests paywall feature for public blogs; and the Greater Bay Area plans tax subsidies to attract top talent.
Jan 16, 2020 17:47 PM00:0000:00/00:00
Today’s episode discusses: Funding gap between China’s tech giants and startups appears to widen; China’s 2020 exports of refined oil products to boom as overcapacity lingers; and Jiumaojiu snags biggest IPO of 2020 with Hong Kong debut.
Jan 15, 2020 18:15 PM00:0000:00/00:00
Today’s episode discusses: The U.S. says Beijing made “enforceable commitments” not to devalue yuan; China bans excess steel capacity; and port defaulter’s bankruptcy ruling sparks debate.
Jan 14, 2020 19:37 PM00:0000:00/00:00