21 February 2020

Vivian Chung

Vivian Chung is a financial journalist with more than 10 years’ experience. She writes mostly on financial issues relating to Hong Kong and China
  • Network speed is less important for many Chinese mobile phone users

    Apple may not reap big windfall from China Mobile

    - Dec 17, 2013 11:09am
    The mobile broadband market has finally opened up in China. The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology has granted 4G licenses to all the three big carriers — China Mobile (00941.HK), China Unicom (00762.HK) and China...
  • Bitcoin prices have soared amid a speculative frenzy among Chinese investors. Photo: Reuters

    Risks rise as Chinese inflate the bitcoin bubble

    - Nov 20, 2013 12:07pm
    China’s yuan has been one of the most speculative currency investments in the world. But now another unit is beginning to take that position — the bitcoin digital currency. China drew the attention of all the...
  • Chinese smartphones are pre-loaded with apps that have become a profit driver for manufacturers. Photo: Bloomberg

    China smartphone profit chain goes on and on

    - Nov 5, 2013 10:04am
    Carey Cheung, a typical Hong Kong “gadgetholic” buys a new smartphone whenever he thinks he is using an outdated model. He never uses the same smartphone for more than two months. He has had smartphones made...
  • Say goodbye to one country, two systems

    - Oct 16, 2013 1:40pm
    Three decades ago, as China negotiated with Britain over the future of Hong Kong, paramount leader Deng Xiaoping proposed that Hong Kong’s capitalist system and way of life remained unchanged for 50 years after the handover....