Tag Archives: China

Silicon Valley and Chengdu Hi-Tech Zone to Mutually Set Up “Technology & Finance Center”

27 Mar
Chengdu Hi-Tech Zone

CHENGDU, China, March 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — On March 27th, Chengdu Hi-Tech Zone, Silicon Valley city clusters (Dublin, Mountain View, and Menlo Park), and Him Group, a management consulting company in Silicon Valley, signed a Memorandum of Understanding on cooperating to set up the “Chengdu-Silicon Valley Technology & Finance Center”, aiming at promoting the realization of the global development of SMEs in both Silicon […]

Tech Giant Tencent’s 2017 Profit Surpasses Expectations, Up 105% Says Kangyo Yokohama Securities

23 Mar
Tencent and UnionPay

TOKYO, March 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – Kangyo Yokohama Securities has recently commented on Chinese tech titan Tencent, which is best known for its messaging app WeChat, ‎who has just announced net profits of RMB 21.6 billion ($3.4 billion) for its fiscal year in 2017. The ‎figure was up 105 percent year-over-year, its biggest leap in more than a decade, ‎supported by […]

What you need to know about blockchain and cryptocurrency in the US and China

08 Mar
blockchain and cryptocurrency in the US and China

BOSTON, March 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — In 2018, China’s official media organ People’s Daily published a full-page report entitled “Leveraging Blockchain to Become a Leader in the Digital Economy”, again emphasizing that blockchain ushers in a new era as the catalyst of a next-generation technology revolution. In the capital market, prices of blockchain concept stocks have fluctuated wildly. The […]

China Takes Top Spot in Multinationals’ Global Investment Plans

28 Feb
Guangzhou China Investment

Guangzhou, followed by Shenzhen Rated Most Favored Investment Destination in China GUANGZHOU, China, March 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The American Chamber of Commerce in South China (“AmCham South China“) today released its 2018 White Paper on the Business Environment in China and 2018 Special Report on the State of Business in South China. The 533-page 2018 White Paper, now in its tenth year, presents a highly researched, […]

China International Import Expo To Debut In Shanghai, Helping Boost World Trade

05 Jan
China International Import Expo To Debut In Shanghai, Helping Boost World Trade (PRNewsfoto/China International Import Expo)

SHANGHAI, Jan. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — In a significant move to further support the growth of global trade, China International Import Expo (CIIE) will launch its first exhibition at National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai) from 5 to 10, November 2018. With an exhibition area covering over 59 acres (240,000 square meters), CIIE signals the Chinese government’s latest […]

Asian outbound investment into global real estate continues to grow

05 Sep
Global real estate

Asian Investors Continue to Favor Big Ticket Deals and Diverse Geographic Mix When Deploying Capital into Global Real Estate London, New York, Hong Kong the Leading Global Destinations for Asian Investors Global real estate continues to serve as an attractive asset class for investors, with Asian outbound investment into the sector posting significant year-on-year gains […]

China’s FinTech will lead global development

10 Jun
China's FinTech will lead global development

HONG KONG, June 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — On 2nd June, world-renowned financial magazine, The Economist, hosted a summit titled “Finance Disrupted: Asia“ in Hong Kong. In addition to Morgan Stanley’s Managing Director, Crawford Jamieson, President of UBS Asia Pacific, Kathryn Shih, Executive Vice President of ANZ Group, Farhan Faruqui, and other international leading experts, a […]

China to lift curbs on foreign fund offshore investments

20 May
foreign funds

HONG KONG: China will lift a two-year suspension on foreign fund raising money in the country to invest overseas as early as June, people familiar with the matter said, a sign that Beijing is getting less anxious about capital outflow pressures. Some industry executives said the expected resumption of the Qualified Domestic Limited Partnership (QDLP) […]

A Future for Offshore Financial Services?

19 Feb
The parliament building in Bridgetown, Barbados

Globalization has been a one-way street of impositions by powerful countries; fiscal sovereignty has been violated by the strong; and tax competition remains under threat from the mighty. Indeed, if the current pattern of incursions, restrictions and false labelling of Caribbean jurisdictions as ‘tax havens’, and the Caribbean as a region of ‘high risk’, is […]