China accuses Indian Army of ‘betrayal’ on Sikkim issue

The verbal spat between China and India on Monday escalated as Beijing accused the Indian Army’s action to stop Chinese troops from constructing a road in an area near Sikkim is a “betrayal” of the stance taken by successive Indian governments and ... ( read original story ...)

Brands turn to China’s digital influencers to fuel sales

Gogoboi spent a month wearing outfits matching Pokémon characters. Yao Chen — China’s answer to Angelina Jolie — hangs out with refugees. Papi Jiang swears way too much. Meet China’s key opinion leaders (KOLs). Like America’s YouTube stars, they ... ( read original story ...)

Brisk trade marks launch of China, Hong Kong bond connect scheme

China and Hong Kong launched a long-awaited “Bond Connect” scheme on Monday that links China’s $9-trillion bond market with overseas investors, the latest step in Beijing’s efforts to liberalise and strengthen the country’s capital markets. The ... ( read original story ...)

China’s labour market conundrum

Has China’s labour market reached a point where long years of high growth have led to demand for labour outstripping supply, resulting in a sharp rise in wages? All economic discussion on China, whether on the sustainability of its growth or the ... ( read original story ...)