Asia-Pacific

  • China Brief: 9-15 April 2019

    April 17, 2019

    A2 Global's China Brief contains assessments of events and policies that may impact commercial interests, personnel, and assets throughout Greater China. This edition includes further safety inspections in China, a heightened protest risk in Hong Kong after 'Occupy' leaders were found guilty on several charges, a heightened anti-Chinese protest risk in the Philippines ahead of the May elections, the United States Department of Commerce adding 37 Chinese entities to its 'unverified' list, a Hong Kong watchdog finding excessive mercury levels in over half of tuna samples, and Australia's rejection of China's complaint at the World Trade Organization.

    Read more
  • Clampdown on misinformation for India’s general election

    April 12, 2019

    Social media is a hugely important medium for political parties to reach many of the country’s 900 million eligible voters in 17th Lok Sabha general election. But with this comes enormous scope for the dissemination of misinformation.

    Read more
  • China Brief: 2-8 April 2019

    April 10, 2019

    A2 Global's China Brief contains assessments of events and policies that may impact commercial interests, personnel, and assets throughout Greater China. This edition includes developments on the US response to China's Muslim internment camps, the diplomatic row between China and Canada, US organisations' responses to federal charges brought against Huawei, and measles in Hong Kong. It also features a protest in Taiwan and a Maldivian party's pledge to probe infrastructure projects linked to Chinese loans.

    Read more
  • China Brief: 26 March – 1 April 2019

    April 3, 2019

    A2 Global's China Brief contains assessments of events and policies that may impact commercial interests, personnel, and assets throughout Greater China. This edition includes developments on Hong Kong's extradition law, China's launching of nationwide company inspections, and the reversal of Chinese ownership of a U.S.-based company. It also features China's import ban on a second Canadian rapeseed firm and the kidnapping of a Chinese student near Toronto.

    Read more
  • China Brief: 19-25 March 2019

    March 27, 2019

    A2 Global's China Brief contains assessments of events and policies that may impact commercial interests, personnel, and assets throughout Greater China. This edition includes strained Sino-Indian as well as Sino-Swedish relations, a chemical blast in Jiangsu province, and cases of measles in Hong Kong.

    Read more