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The program forecasts Asia's rapidly changing business, finance and market trends, bringing strategies of hot Asian companies and economist insights.


Sat.14:10 - 14:40
20:10 - 20:40
Sun.2:10 - 2:40
8:10 - 8:40

Apr. 19, Sat.

Toyota: Blast from the Past

Toyota Motor has set a new benchmark in the fuel efficiency of conventional gasoline-powered vehicles. The redesigned Passo hatchback runs 27.6 kilometers on a liter of gas. Is the pioneer of hybrid technology changing strategies? Hans Greimel, Asia Editor at Automotive News, offers some insights.

China: Stock Market Opening

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has rolled out another reform measure: direct share-trading between the Shanghai and Hong Kong bourses. Officials are calling it a significant step toward liberalizing financial markets. Professor Huo Deming of Peking University and Fanny Chen, financial analyst at Haitong International Research, give us their reactions.