China Economy
China Economy
US debt growing and the effects it will have on the economy
This Trade War May Have Little to Do with Trade
trade warChina is no longer a copycat of the West. They’re quickly becoming an innovation nation just like they’ve been saying. The government just spent US$10 billion to build a quantum lab. According to the OECD, China is now the second largest scientific powerhouse, behind the US. And as you can see, China is pumping out patents like crazy.
On the Brink of a Bear Market
bear marketWhat do you do when you’re under political pressure for starting a potentially damaging trade war? You change the conversation and focus peoples’ attention on a real war, and cast yourself as the moral hero. What’s been happening in Syria for the past five years or so has been a disaster, and every major country involved has blood on their hands.
Trade War Firestorm More of an Ember
trade war possibility diminishing between US and ChinaThe threat of a trade war between the US and China has diminishing. It’s interesting to note that Trump’s continued threats seem to have forced China’s hand. Now that the threat of a US–China trade war is receding, Australia can turn its attention to more positive developments. The Australian government is hinting towards trade talks with Britain.
These Must-Watch Industries Could Explode within Years
technology industries to keep an eye onChina already is one of the great patent producers in the world. Now that the government has doubled their quota, you’d expect China to increase their tech focus. China isn’t just thinking for themselves anymore. They’ve become one of the most important contributors to our global technology advance. And they’re helping to create must-watch industries, which hold huge promise for the future.
What Steve Smith and China Have in Common
Steve SmithI’m not sure what’s worse; Trump’s trade war that is set to wipe billions more from the Aussie market today, or Steve Smith’s attempts to wipe one side of a cricket ball with tape to get some sort of a demented edge to win a cricket game. But when you think about it — or at least when you think about it the way that I do — both situations might not be as bad as you think.
How to Take Advantage of a Potential Trade War
trade war potential and how to profit from itA trade war is on everyone’s mind. Even central bankers, who usually don’t comment on such events, are talking about the dangers of such a scenario. On Friday, we also followed US stocks down as investors digested Trump’s further tariff plans. If China retaliates, investors could assume the worst. Thus, it would be reasonable to look in these industries for bargains...
Will China Win the Global AI Arms Race?
AI in chinaChina’s booming AI industry and massive government investment in the technology have raised fears in the US and elsewhere that the nation will overtake international rivals in a fundamentally important technology. As time rolls on, technology continues to increase its dominance over everything else. Just make sure you make money on this megatrend before super intelligent AI changes everything.
Trump’s Tariffs Create Perfect Time to Jump into the EV Market
EV marketIn 2015, when air pollution was extreme, it was a contributing factor to 1.6 million deaths in China. That’s why EVs are a must, not just a fancy new technology they’d like to have around. Down under we have plenty of resource companies linked to EV technology. If one can gain a contract with a Chinese EV manufacturer, the shares could explode.