On May 15, 2018, AmCham’s China Business Committee hosted a discussion on the latest U.S.-China trade tension as Chinese Vice Premier Liu He visits Washington this week for a second round of trade talk. Taking this opportunity, AmCham’s Margaret Loo had a conversation with Mr. Jacob Parker, Vice President of China Operations at U.S.- China Business Council.
In light of China’s cybersecurity law which came into effect on June 1, 2017, Jennifer Khoo speaks to Ben Wootliff, Partner and Head of Cyber Security, Asia Pacific at Control Risks Limited; and Michael Bahar, Partner and Co-Lead of Global Cybersecurity and Data Privacy at Eversheds Sutherland.
Paul Donovan, UBS Wealth Management’s Global Chief Economist says the world’s economy should get along just fine with some prudent risk management from regulators. We shouldn’t worry over China’s debt burden, while the Bitcoin bubble is just an amusing side-show – unless you’re one of the unlucky few that’s heavily exposed to cryptocurrencies. We caught up with the London-based Mr. Donovan after a fascinating breakfast briefing organized by AmCham on Jan. 10, when he also told us what’s amiss with the “dismal science” in the modern era.
AmCham hosted a discussion on what world powers can do about North Korea, as U.S. President Trump visits Asia this week. Former CNN correspondent Mike Chinoy, Non-Resident Senior Fellow at USC U.S.-China Institute, and author of two books on North Korea shares his perspective in a conversation with AmCham President Tara Joseph.