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Foreign Exchange

Photo Credit: http://ocw.mit.edu/ans7870/21f/21f.027/rise_fall_canton_04/gallery_places/pages/cwC_1805_E78680_Flags.htm Before 1842, Canton (Guangzhou) was the only port in China open to foreigners. After losing the Opium/Trade War to the British, the Chinese government finally gave in to British demands, conceding the right to trade in five … Continue reading

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on Foreign Investors

Photo Credit: Idobi In high school, I remember my friend mentioning foreign investors in a cautious tone.  Because of him, I’ve learned to view them in the same light.  But let’s qualify that. Foreign investment has benefited many nations with … Continue reading

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