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In his first 24 hours as President, Joe Biden has issued 25 executive orders to unwind some of the Trump agenda of the last four years. These include orders for the US to rejoin the World Health Organisation, the Paris Climate Accord, a commitment to racial equality, a "100-day masking challenge" to promote the wearing of face masks across the US, and an order overturning Donald Trump's travel ban. He also signed another 10 orders Thursday to boost the fight against Covid. He vowed to prioritise the "four overlapping and compounding crises" of COVID-19, the economy, climate change and racial inequality.
22/01/2021 - 8:09am Business and Market Discussion
22/01/2021 - 8:24am View from mainland China
China's exports rose at the fastest pace since February 2018 in November, and the country’s trade surplus widened to a record US$75.42bn. China's exports, in US Dollar terms, increased 21.2% y/y compared to a 11.4% jump the previous month.
08/12/2020 - 8:08am Business and Market Discussion
Peter Churchouse, Founder of Portwood Capital, expects strong capital inflows into China to continue in 2021 and notes that China offers much better yields than other countries.
Alicia Garcia Herrero, APAC Chief Economist at Natixis, says that Hong Kong isn’t doing enough to stimulate its economy and provide fiscal support compared to other regions.
08/12/2020 - 8:24am Technologies in the education sector