Hainan today greets us with green mountains, blue ocean, gentle breeze and warm sunshine. In this beautiful season of spring, we gather here for the Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference 2018. Such a gathering of friends, both old and new, is always a pleasant occasion, and to … [Read more...] about [Stakeholder] Openness for greater prosperity, innovation for a better future
Shanghai new international expo centre
In the centre of Shanghai, on either side of the Huangpu River, there is digging and drilling going on. The building site is 20 times bigger than last year’s Expo space in the Spanish city of Saragossa. Once again, China is hoping to convince the world it is a modern, open … [Read more...] about A Massive Show in Times of Crisis: Expo 2010 in Shanghai
The Expo 2010 puts the city of Shanghai squarely in the international limelight. This highlights the fact that Shanghai has become an international metropolis alongside New York, Paris, London and Tokyo in the twenty years since the establishment of the city's Special Economic … [Read more...] about Opinion: Shanghai Expo 2010 – Metropolis reloaded?