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India's startup market may lag China's, but it has 'huge potential', says Facebook co-founder

India’s startup market may lag China’s, but it has ‘huge potential’, says Facebook co-founder

India’s startup market is worth betting on, even if it’s still “a few years” behind China’s, said Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin. During a panel discussion at the Forbes Global CEO Conference in Singapore this week, Saverin said his investment firm B Capital was deploying “a lot of dollars” in India. and think about the long-term …

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A Ponzi scheme by another name: The bursting of the housing bubble in China

A Just over a year ago, a Chinese property developer largely unknown to the outside world said his cash flow was under ‘enormous pressure’ and he might not be able to repay some of his exorbitant debts $300 billion (£275 billion). Today, that company, China Evergrande Group, is only too well known as the poster …

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The United States and its allies join forces on chips.  This could prevent China from reaching the next level

The United States and its allies join forces on chips. This could prevent China from reaching the next level

Major chipmaking nations, including the United States, are forming alliances, in part to secure their semiconductor supply chain and to prevent China from reaching the forefront of the industry, analysts told Reuters. CNBC. Countries like the United States, South Korea, Japan and Taiwan, which have strong semiconductor industries, have sought to forge partnerships around this …

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Analysis |  Is China done with the repression of its market?  Ask for Fosun.

Analysis | Is China done with the repression of its market? Ask for Fosun.

Global investors these days are wondering if Beijing has moved to ease a year-long regulatory crackdown that cost them more than $1 trillion in losses. After all, China makes up about a third of the emerging market benchmark. It’s just too big to ignore. In the absence of a clear policy statement, asset managers have …

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European companies are rethinking their plans for a 'closed' China

European companies are rethinking their plans for a ‘closed’ China

Foreign direct investment from Germany to China rose about 30 percent in the first eight months of the year compared to a year ago, China’s Ministry of Commerce said on Monday. CGV | Visual Group China | Getty Images BEIJING — European businesses in China are reassessing their market plans after this year’s Covid controls …

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