Healthcare & Lifescience Talking Points | 20/09/2017

In today’s talking points: Dieting intermittently shows better results that one continuous diet; New bacteria found could lead to a vaccine for Gonorrhoea; Researchers find carbohydrates play a part in transmitting malaria; Liver cancer cases decreased by Hep B virus treatment.

Financial Services Talking Points | 19/09/2017

In today’s talking points: Venture capitalist cautions about Australian start-up companies expectations; UN Secretary-General discusses sustainable development goals; China’s business confidence grows; Chief Chinese Bitcoin exchange announces end to trading amid crackdown. 

Energy & Resources Talking Points | 15/09/2017

Evolution mining may sell Edna May gold site; Production shut down after Empire Oil and Gas enters into voluntary administration; Iron ore producers ramping up operations in face of strong demand; China aims to spread bio ethanol gasoline use countrywide by 2020

Education Talking Points | 14/09/2017

Increase in grants by the Ministry of Education will see the student dropout rate fall; More African student choosing to further education in China; Australia loses its top position in Asia Pacific in the latest university humanities ranking; OECD report reveals Australia lacks in science graduates

Healthcare & Lifescience Talking Points | 12/09/2017

China extends maternity leave for female employees; A new test developed in Australia allows easy detection of a disease causing sudden blindness; Mushrooms used to purify water resulting in greener technology; China and Myanmar work towards reducing Malaria along border.

Financial Services Talking Points | 08/09/2017

In today’s talking points: It is still summer for the Chinese stock markets; Chinese Yuan continue to rise amidst geopolitical tensions; ASX issues ‘please explain’ to Chinese companies; China to establish RMB 100 billion fund for regional cooperation projects with Russia.

Energy & Resources Talking Points | 07/09/2017

In today’s talking points: Electric cars and the future of nickel and copper for Australian Miners; Commercial production of combustible ice on the horizon; CEFC China may invest in Russian oil giant Rosneft; New Development Bank loans RMB 5 billion for three Chinese green energy projects.

Education Talking Points | 06/09/2017

In today’s talking points: China’s online education market continues to boom; 2017 Times Higher Education world university rankings: six Australian universities in top 100; Classic Chinese Literature is back on the table; Face-scans introduced to identify university students.