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“Conflict of Laws in the People’s Republic of China” book    Link

Professor Chin Leng Lim is interviewed by Voice of America on historic US-ASEAN Summit     Link

Professor Chin Leng Lim is interviewed on China’s new trade agreements with Professor Cheng Dawei of Renmin University on China Radio International’s Christmas morning broadcast from Beijing  Link

A paper from the “Regulating FinTech Innovation: A Balancing Act” Seminar is available   Link

Regulation and Malta as an International Financial Services Centre by Dr Bryane Michael   Link

A Theory of Financial Services Competition, Compliance and Regulation  Dataset is available here.

Advisory Board member Professor Robert Merkin made Honorary QC   Link

Professor Chin Leng Lim spoke at Bank Negara-OMFIF Inaugural KL Debate to kick off the second day of the 19th ASEAN Finance Ministers’ and Related Meetings on 20 March 2015   Link

Professor Chin Leng Lim was interviewed by Reuters: U.S. Challenge against Alleged Chinese Export Subsidies   Link

Professor Chin Leng Lim was interviewed by Reuters on the on-going TPP negotiations   Link

Professor Say Goo has been appointed as Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators and Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries in recognition of his contribution to the Institute and the profession in the corporate governance arena. Fellows are leaders of the profession and crucial to the growth of the Institute and the profession. Currently, 8% of the Institute’s membership is Fellows.

What Role Can an International Financial Centre’s Law Play in the Development of a Sunrise Industry? The Case of Hong Kong and Solar Powered Investments

Many Hong Kong Firms Suffer from Family-run Cronyism, says Economist

The “Twin Peaks” Regulatory Model: The Future of Financial Regulation?

Professor Chin Leng Lim was interviewed in the Wall Street Journal (20 May 2014) on the latest Trans-Pacific Partnership talks, and the implications of China’s recent regional treaty initiatives for the US-led TPP  Link

The news report is also available here Link

Professor Chin Leng Lim is interviewed on China Radio International concerning China’s decision to appeal against the WTO ruling in the long-running Rare Earths dispute, 23 April 2014 Link

Professor Chin Leng Lim was on China Radio’s Programme “People in the Know”: China Mulls over Joining the TPP, 27 March 2014 Link

Professor Chin Leng Lim was interviewed on Astro, the Malaysian tv channel this weekend on the controversy over on-going negotiations for a Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement which is intended to form a free trade area between 12 economies; namely, the United States, Mexico, Canada, Chile, Peru, Japan, Vietnam, Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, Australia and NZ. In it he addressed recent concerns over affordable healthcare, digital trade and cross-border data flows, procurement, investor-state arbitration and accusations of secrecy surrounding the negotiations. Professor Lim is a former trade negotiator, is Chairman of AIIFL’s East Asian International Economic Law & Policy Programme and a member of the HK Committee for Pacific Economic Cooperation. His latest book is The Trans-Pacific Partnership (Cambridge University Press: 2012), with Debbi Elms and Patrick Low.  Video Clip

Rule of Law More Important Than Securities Laws in Growing Wealth Management Centre, Says Academic

Governance Reforms at Financial Institutions Should Involve Lower Executive Pay, Argues Law Professor