Tag: US-China trade war

Temasek subsidiary Vertex Ventures to continue tech investments, specifically in China

Chua Kee Lock, the Chief Executive Officer and President of Vertex Venture Holdings, a subsidiary of Temasek Holdings, said that venture capital investing is like the Chinese divination guide tongshu in a recent interview with the South China Morning Post, since it includes some...

Asean countries could reap the advantages of the US-China trade war

Former Minister for Foreign Affairs and Cabinet Minister George Yeo believes that Asean countries could be winners in the trade war between China and the United States. Writing for the Brunswick Group for Today Online, Mr. Yeo says that with the trade war between the...

Emerging markets can look forward to a better 2019

Industry experts are predicting that assets from emerging markets will be bouncing back in 2019 as tensions from the trade war between the US and China are expected to ease. On Sunday, September 29, a trade breakthrough was announced by US President Donald Trump between...

Because of US-China trade war, I can’t fulfill my promise to create 1 million new jobs for Americans —Jack Ma

Chinese billionaire business magnate and founder of Alibaba, Jack Ma, says he can no longer fulfill his promise to create 1 million new jobs in the United States, citing the heightened tensions over trade between superpowers China and the United States as the reason. Mr....

A superpower strikes back—China’s possible retaliatory measures vs. latest US tariffs

With the news that President Donald Trump announced that more tariffs will be imposed on US$200 billion (S$275 billion) worth of goods from China beginning next week, September 24, the question remains as to what China will do to retaliate against these latest levies. To start...