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Kevin Hamlin
Kevin Hamlin
Kevin Hamlin is a freelance journalist based in Britain who has almost 40 years of experience covering economics and finance in Asia. Before moving to the Britain in 2020, he covered China’s economy for Bloomberg from Beijing for 12 years. Prior to that, he ran Institutional Investor magazine’s Asia coverage from Hong Kong for almost a decade. He has also written for Britain’s Independent and Financial Times newspapers.

With bilateral relations between China and the US already at their lowest point in decades, a rising trade imbalance could add fuel to the fire, especially if China continues to fall short of buying targets.

Group of 20 members seem to be largely in favour of a uniform tax plan, but others have reservations about how it could impede the ability of developing nations to attract investment.

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China’s strong economic recovery from the coronavirus has seen the likes of iron ore, copper and oil record steep price gains this year, but Beijing is set to ‘tap the policy brakes’ to rein in debt.

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