Biography of the Author Valarie Tan

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  1. Beijing to get China tech giants to trade at home
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    Beijing to get China tech giants to trade at home

    China's tough listing rules have pushed many of its tech firms to go public overseas. A new scheme is attempting to draw the most profitable ones, ...
  2. What's drawing ASEAN students to China
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    What's drawing ASEAN students to China

    Students from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member countries now make up the biggest foreign student body in China, and their ...
  3. China aims to be a global artificial intelligence leader by 2030
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    China aims to be a global artificial intelligence leader by 2030

    However, privacy issues are beginning to emerge and China's regulators are scrambling to catch up. 
  4. China’s mountain of textile waste grows ahead of Chinese New Year
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    China’s mountain of textile waste grows ahead of Chinese New Year

    Spring cleaning is a tradition that's done before the Chinese New Year, but with the advent of e-commerce and the rise in income levels, the ...
  5. China's millennials break with tradition to go abroad for Chinese New Year
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    China's millennials break with tradition to go abroad for Chinese New Year

    Chinese New Year in China has traditionally been the time for those working in big cities to travel home to reunite with their families once every ...
  6. The attraction of 'not being an immigrant'
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    The attraction of 'not being an immigrant'

    China’s rapidly growing tech scene and the job opportunities available are among the many reasons Chinese students are choosing to return home ...
  7. Cashless ... and now 'cashier-less'
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    Cashless ... and now 'cashier-less'

    With the retail sector forecast to grow to US$10 billion by 2020, the concept of having stores without cashiers has become the latest battleground ...
  8. China to become world's biggest movie market
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    China to become world's biggest movie market

    The rise of Hengdian from a small town southwest of Shanghai to China's Hollywood marks the growing significance of the country's entertainment ...