China's replacements: Twitter, FB and YouTube OR Weibo, RenRen and YouKu?

As some of you may know, the Great Firewall of China blocks many international websites, including Western social media giants... Continue reading >


A musical lesson in international business

Abigail Washburn wanted to be a lawyer improving US-China relations – until she picked up a banjo. Now she plays... Continue reading >


CNN on why Chinese buy US real estate

Chinese are second only to Canadians in the number of US properties they buy, reports CNN Money. "We have friends... Continue reading >


In the Press

New Straits Times

IQI Global posts RM2.4bil sales in 1H

Despite market volatility and the ongoing pandemic, real estate specialist IQI Global has sold over RM2.4 billion of properties in the first half of 2020, according to a report in the New...

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propertynoise.com.au

Sydney and Melbourne landlords lose AUD60 million a month due to international student drought

Landlords in Sydney and Melbourne are losing an estimated AUD60 million in rental income each month, reports Propertynoise Australia (24 June 2020). Chinese property portal Juwai estimates each city has shed just...

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The South China Morning Post

As China and Australia trade barbs on coronavirus and racism, property market joins list of casualties

Strained relations between Beijing and Canberra are likely to worsen the Australian real estate market that helps support the Australian economy, reports the South China Morning Post (23 March 2020). It is...

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New Straits Times

'Inflation is likely to stay subdued'

Economists expect inflation in Malaysia to remain subdued for May, reports New Straits Times (23 June 2020). Although the country has lifted its Movement Control Order, put in place to curb the...

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