Alessandra Bruni

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New Cities

Leading the Dragon from the Southwest: Chengdu-Chongqing City Cluster

Among the 19 clusters included in China’s 13th Five-Year Plan, Chengdu-Chongqing city cluster represents not…

17/06/2019

China 2025

EU Central Banks are Changing Dollars Reserves in Yuan. What Does it Mean?

With EU central banks starting to change dollars reserves in yuan, China is paving the…

12/06/2019

Market Insights

Four Trends Shaping the Future of E-commerce in China

China’s e-commerce trade volume reached $4.58 trillion in 2018. With over 50 billion packages delivered…

10/06/2019

China 2025

EU Parliament Elections and Brexit: Challenge or Opportunity for China?

In recent years, Beijing’s involvement in the EU intensified significantly. But now EU Parliament elections…

07/06/2019

China 2025

Japan and India Cooperate to Expand the Port of Colombo: an Alternative to BRI in Sri Lanka

Japan, India, and Sri Lanka just signed an agreement to expand Sri Lankan Colombo Port’s…

31/05/2019

E-commerce Platforms

5 Luxury E-Commerce Platforms for China’s High-End Buyers

The luxury industry in China didn’t approach e-commerce immediately, but today, luxury brands can leverage…

29/05/2019

Market Insights

Google Ends Partnership with Huawei. But How is China Vital for US Tech Companies?

US ban forces Google to end partnership with Huawei. But while Trump writes another chapter…

27/05/2019

E-commerce Platforms

Marketing in China for Western Brands. Social-Commerce or Live-Streaming?

When marketing in China, focusing just on one e-commerce platform is not enough. Western brands…

24/05/2019

China 2025

China Turns to Green Tech to Achieve its Sustainable Development Goals

After having positioned itself as a leader in the climate space, China is allocating significant…

22/05/2019

Business Stories, E-commerce Platforms

Jumia: the Nigerian E-Commerce that is Rewriting Africa’s Old Narrative

The old narrative of Africa on the margins is fading fast. Internet and e-commerce are…

20/05/2019