China

Electric Vehicles in China: Competition and Collaboration in the Electric Motor and Power Inverter Market

June 21, 2019 | by Joseph Lin - Global Research and Analysis Team

 Automotive batteries, electric motors, and power inverters are the source of power for electric vehicles (EVs). Along with the prompt development of EVs in China, the demand for ele...

Intellectual Property : Is China the Global Leader in Innovation?

June 18, 2019 | by Joseph Lin - Global Research and Analysis Team

 Intellectual property (IP) refers to the product of the human intellect and is one way to measure innovation – a country’s ability to develop new products and production methods. Ch...

Will the New US Tariff Lead to Manufacturing Relocation from China?

June 12, 2019 | by Joseph Lin - Global Research and Analysis Team

 On 10 May 2019, the White House imposed a 25% tariff on USD 200 billion worth of imports from China, bringing the total imports from China carrying a tariff of 25% to USD 250 billio...

Jakarta-Bandung High Speed Rail: Construction to Speed Up

June 10, 2019 | by Joseph Lin - Global Research and Analysis Team

 China won the tender for Jakarta-Bandung high-speed rail (HSR) development in September 2015, through a Joint Venture (JV) company - Kereta Cepat Indonesia China (KCIC), as it requi...

China Cross Border Investments: Tracking the Flow

June 7, 2019 | by Joseph Lin - Global Research and Analysis Team

 Energy and Transportation, the Largest sectors Both sectors accounted for 36% and 19% of investments respectively over 2005-18. Energy investment has been driven by new hydro proje...

The Global 5G Race

June 6, 2019 | by Joseph Lin - Global Research and Analysis Team

 5G is the fifth generation of wireless technology; it is expected to help facilitate smart living and work through significantly faster download/upload speeds, reliable communicatio...

5Geopolitics: How Will the US-led Ban on Huawei Affect the Global Rollout?

May 17, 2019 | by Joseph Lin - Global Research and Analysis Team

 Fifth-generation (5G) wireless technology is the next major phase in telecommunication evolution and a key facilitator of many potential mega-trends ranging from connected cars to I...

Ebooks: Reading Between the Lines

March 7, 2019 | by Joseph Lin - Global Research and Analysis Team

 Since the mid-2000s, the ebook industry has grown as a result of the rise in internet and smartphone penetration, with the USA and China becoming the two leading markets collectivel...

China’s New Environmental Tax Law: Impact on Industrial Sector

March 4, 2019 | by Joseph Lin - Global Research and Analysis Team

 China has been facing significant environmental issues related to air and water pollution from the industrial sector. The government has adopted various regulations to control pollu...

A Cashless South East Asia: A Future Reality or a Dream?

March 1, 2019 | by Joseph Lin - Global Research and Analysis Team

 The digital payment market in South East Asia remains at a nascent stage (~2% contribution to the global digital payment market in 2018) with cash dominating day-to-day-transactions...

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