US-China Trade Deal: A sustainable, smart competition between Eagle and Dragon (October 24, 2019)
AmCham’s Margaret Loo sat down with Craig Allen, President of the US-China Business Council, to discuss the pending US-China trade deal, the subsequent trade negotiations and the implications for businesses.
Jordan Berke talks future of retail at 2019 China Conference (September 20, 2019)
"We believe that China is approximately five years ahead of any other major retail market in terms of its modernization and its innovation." Tomorrow Retail Consulting's Jordan Berke shares with us the three drivers that are pushing forward China's advancement in the retail industry, and how these trends affect our view of the world.
Goldman's Kathy Matsui shows how 'womenomics' finally changing Japan (September 20, 2019)
Kathy Matsui, the Goldman banker who coined the phrase, says attitudes towards gender and work have profoundly shifted as policy, demographics and the boom in responsible investing add weight to the business case for diversity and equality.
Enright on the GBA (July 1, 2019)
AmCham’s Margaret Loo sat down with Professor Michael Enright, who recently led a 9-month research study on the Greater Bay Area, to discuss the business opportunities and potential challenges.
Gordon Wu: China infrastructure pioneer offers insights into GBA (July 3, 2019)
If China's economic rise would have been impossible without the unrivaled rollout of roads, rail and other infrastructure, then it would be fair to say Sir Gordon Wu is owed much of the credit. Hear his take on China's prospects, the GBA and Hong Kong's role in it all.
A Paradigm Shift in US-China Relations (June 5, 2019)
Jim McGregor, a veteran China watcher who has lived in China for 30 years, spoke to AmCham members on the latest development in US-China relations. AmCham’s Margaret Loo caught up with Jim to learn more.
Governor Gray Davis on the 2020 US Presidential Election (May 23, 2019)
37th governor of California Gray Davis came to AmCham HK and gave members his views on the 2020 US Presidential election. We sat down with Governor Davis to give us the latest updates on the presidential race.
David Hoffman: US-China Trade Talks and Tech Tensions (May 23, 2019)
Today we’re joined by David Hoffman, Senior Vice President – Asia, and Managing Director of the China Center for Economics and Business at the Conference Board. Hoffman has over 30 years’ experience as a resident analyst and business developer in the Greater China region. He joined the Conference Board 11 years ago, and prior to that led the Technology, InfoComms, and Entertainment Advisory practice of PWC in China for 21 years. We caught up with David at a May 9, 2019 AmCham Shanghai event, during which he provided an update on US-China trade relations and negotiations. In this episode we discuss the changing atmosphere from “strategic patience” to “strategic impatience,” the possibility of US-China technological separation, and Chinese domestic innovation.
Deal or No Deal? (May 8, 2019)
AmCham HK just hosted a timely discussion on the latest US-China Trade Talks, a day before Chinese Chief Trade Negotiator & Vice Premier Liu He flies to Washington D.C. for a new round of trade talks. We caught up with Owen Haacke, Chief Representative at the Shanghai office of the US-China Business Council, to gain some perspective from the ground of what is happening.
Alan Beebe: The View from Beijing (April 18, 2019)
In this episode we’re joined by Alan Beebe, president of AmCham China. Beebe has over 25 years’ experience in Asia and the United States, including 15 years in China helping clients across diverse industries develop and implement sound business, operations and technology strategies. Most recently, he has been president of AmCham China in Beijing for over three years. In this episode we discuss the results of AmCham China’s 2019 Business Climate Survey Report, how US-China trade tensions are impacting foreign companies in China, and what AmCham China’s main policy advocacy priorities are for the year ahead.