China Watch

‘virtual currency’ to ‘real currency’, a very sweet business if you can build one

Coin of the Realm, revisited Posted on April 2, 2008 by Kaiser Kuo at Olgivy Digital Watch China covers a story on the issues surrounding virtual currency called QQ coins, and the potential impacts of its trade into Yuan (RMB).My comment on this: ‘virtual currency’ to ‘real currency’, a very sweet business if you can […]

China’s hot art market – gold rush mentality?

“Buy! Buy! Buy!“ “It is now the hottest art market in the world, with paintings changing hands for giddying sums. But could this sudden injection of cash stifle an art scene that is still in its infancy? Jonathan Watts meets the artists in the grip of a goldrush” Fascinating to read about the rapidity of […]