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By Henry Hing Lee Chan - 13 Sep 2019
Argentine has defaulted on its sovereign debt eight times since independence in 1816, and the country has been punctuated with regular economic crises in the past 70 years. The issue on hand is not so much about Argentine default, but the judgement and approach of the IMF.
The ability to mobilize several thousand misinformed youths to paralyze airport operations showed the mastery of the radicals to use modern media platforms to spread false or fake news to rally the crowd.
With the launch of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area, the future of Shunde will be closely related to the GBA. This article will use the GBA as a starting point to discuss the latest developmental direction of Shunde.
The general strike called by Hong Kong’s anti-extradition bill netizens on August 5, 2019 wreaked havoc in the city. The general strike reflected both the strengths and weaknesses of the anti-extradition movement and offered some clues on how to resolve the impasse.
Shunde’s economic success is marked by a series of reforms led by generations of passionate and enterprising Shunde people. Shunde pioneered many far-reaching reforms in China, and the district (county, city) was chosen multiple times as the national or provincial reform pilot area.