The economy of Wuhan: A hub of commerce, education, industry and politics

Economy of Wuhan

For many globally, Wuhan has recently been put on the map from being the epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, even before COVID-19, Wuhan was newsworthy for its economic importance and key roles in transportation, education, industry and politics. Situated in central China on the middle reaches of the Yangtze River, Wuhan commands one of […]

The venture capital market in China: Could the Coronavirus eventually revive startup investments?

venture capital market in China

From the late 80s, China has demonstrated success in transforming its economy from being factory-driven into innovative-driven. This has been occurring together with the government’s strong financial support to position the country at the forefront of technological innovation. The ‘Torch Program’ represents the keystone of this strategy, being the catalyst for startup investments in China. […]

China Paradigm 64: Investing in China with a 5-time founder with 5 successful exits

investing in China

In this episode of China Paradigm, Geoffrey Handley, Co-founder and General Partner of Haitao Capital, speaks with Matthieu David-Experton about investing in China, in startups, mentoring startups, and succeeding guided by the right principles. 2:07 About Haitao Capital’s business lens 16:48 How Haitao Capital invests 19:32 Where can foreigners be successful in China 27:11 How […]

E-commerce Liberalization in China: An Opportunity for Foreign Investors?

Chinese Millennials | Daxue Consulting

Since June 2015, China’s regulations on how foreign investors can do business in its E-Commerce sector has gone through a significant liberalization. Both the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) and the State Council have promulgated two important publications, formulating new rules for the implementation of foreign investment in the E-Commerce market in China. […]