The Great Chinese Exodus – WSJ

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This article from the WSJ is well worth a read. Check it out!

via The Great Chinese Exodus – WSJ.

As I read the article, I was fascinated how Chinese could go to the US so easily. Presumably, there is a special residency visa class for those that can afford it?

Any thoughts?

 

Senior solutions – Global Times

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China’s influential newspaper, Global Times takes a look at market opportunities provided by China’s senior citizens. It’s an interesting read. Check it out!

via Senior solutions – Global Times.

As I read, the article my mind switched to the UK where there is increasing fear and uncertainty for older people following the reforms of David Cameron’s government. Care for the elderly is increasingly being squeezed by budgets savaged by austerity. Many middle aged people are now in fear of their retirement given the UK government‘s changes to pensions.

Any thoughts?