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Explainer: China’s new ‘dual circulation’ development paradigm

Explainer: China’s new ‘dual circulation’ development paradigm A man works at a workshop of Hefei plant of Changan Automobile in High-tech Industry Development Zone in Hefei, east China’s Anhui Province, Feb. 26, 2020. (Xinhua/Zhou Mu) BEIJING, March 28 — To sustain growth, China is pushing a “dual circulation” development paradigm,…
bubmag
March 30, 2021
Protectionism

Untangling the Legacy of The Color Purple

During my sophomore year of college, my mom drove up to New York to take me to see The Color Purple on Broadway. We were not then and are not now a Broadway family: It remains the only musical I have ever seen in person. Still more, we bought merch!…
bubmag
February 1, 2021
Protectionism

Canada can deal with Biden’s embrace of Buy American, says Freeland

As U.S. President Joe Biden signs an executive order to strengthen Buy American provisions, Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland insisted today the federal government knows "how to deal with" American protectionism. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Chrystia Freeland says that Canada knows how to deal with U.S. protectionism.…
bubmag
January 25, 2021
Protectionism

Supply Chains and Demand

The pandemic has shown that supply chains will need to be rethought, with more emphasis put on supplier diversification, domestic production, and stockpiling. The challenge will be to strike a balance ensuring that a targeted and limited industrial policy does not become a cover for protectionism.Read Full Article »Read More
bubmag
December 10, 2020
Protectionism

Report urges NZ-led reform of trade system

Navigation for News Categories New Zealand needs to step-up and help lead reform of the international trade system, according to a new report. The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) trade treaty created the world's biggest free trade area. Photo: AFP Law firm Chapman Tripp's report International Trade 2020 said globalisation…
bubmag
December 2, 2020
Protectionism

Trump joins APEC summit as China counters US protectionism

World US President Donald Trump has laid low since his November 3, 2020 election loss, but on November 20 he participated in the online Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders' summit in Kuala Lumpur AFP/MOHD RASFAN 21 Nov 2020 12:07AM(Updated: 21 Nov 2020 12:02PM) KUALA LUMPUR: US President Donald Trump attended an…
bubmag
November 21, 2020