Category: Weibo Monitor

76 percent of China’s luxury consumption happens overseas

Chinese people’s domestic consumption of luxury goods was 25 billion US dollars in 2014, down by 11 percent from the previous year, while their luxury consumption in overseas market grew by more than 9 percent annually to 81 billion US dollars last year, said a report issued by the Fortune Character Institute. 2015-2-2 03:14 from Sina...

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U.S. concerned that China wants to establish its own regional hegemony

The Global Times: According to The Huffington Post, the U.S. wants to preserve its position as the keystone of regional order in Asia and continue its leading role in U.S.-China relations. On the other hand, China wants to change the status quo, as its leaders repeatedly call for a “new type of major-power relationship.” It is no longer willing to follow the U.S.’s lead, causing concern for the U.S. that China is pushing it out of Asia and establishing a Chinese version of regional hegemony. Published on June 22 at 2:00pm by Tecent Weibo      ...

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SR: The Week’s China Reads

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Every week, China Program’s Senior Advisor Dr. Robert A. Kapp compiles a reading list and provides commentary, for you to better understand China.

Robert A. Kapp is senior advisor to the China Program at the Carter Center. He has been principal of Robert A. Kapp and Associates, a business consulting firm, since 2004. From 1994 through 2004 he served as President of the United States-China Business Council…