10 October 2017

  |  CBI China

Media, News, Survey, Update

CBI China Weekly Update

A weekly roundup of news from the CBI's China Office.

CBI China Weekly Update

Last week in China:

US Government undergoes China policy review ahead of November Beijing Delegation – Following the departure of President Trump’s key advisor Steve Bannon, the White house has decided to conduct a policy review ahead of its upcoming visit to Asia this November.

  1. White House conducting wide-ranging review of China policy – Politico

  2. U.S. Delays Key Commerce Decision on China Until After Trump's Trip – Bloomberg

  3. Trump Playing Catch-up: White House Launches Comprehensive Review of China Policy – Breitbart

  4. Kelly folds Navarro’s trade shop into National Economic Council -- Politico

ASEAN Update:

According to an article in the SCMP, Thailand and Singapore top Chinese tourists’ ‘golden week’ list as Hong Kong falls out of favour. See the full story.

Sector specific articles:

Art: The new generation of Chinese collectors shaking up the art world – CNN

Auto: One Ford, two systems - U.S. carmaker revamps China strategy amid EV push – Reuters

Banking: China's Geely to take control of Denmark's Saxo Bank -- Reuters

Film: Hollywood Finds Chinese Cinemas Fudging Box-Office Figures – WSJ

Healthcare: In China, Hospitals Are Calling In Dr. Robot – Caxin

Sports: Alibaba Scores Sports Tie-Up With U.S. Pac-12 College League – Caixin

Sports: Beijing Olympics organizers prepare 3 Alpine skiing courses – ESPN

Telecommunications: Huawei Passes Apple as Chinese Consumers’ First Choice for Smartphones, Report Says – Caixin