Asia Editor @Breakingviews, frmr Chief China Econ/Markets @Reuters. @Fulbrightschlrs. RT = interest. Portfolio: muckrack.com/pete-sweeney

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Biography

I'm a writer, editor and editorial technology specialist with over a decade of international experience. Favorite subjects include economics, markets, finance, politics, and technology, as well as entrepreneurship in developing economies.

Overseas work has including stints in Quito, Brussels, Ch...

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Sep 25, 2017

Is there a way for foreigners to invest in the Beijing long underwear future exchange?  https://twitter.com/gabewildau/status/912237713276919809 

Sep 25, 2017

RT @Breakingviews: China-backed fund Canyon Bridge's latest chip deal looks safer, says @mak_robyn:  http://reut.rs/2hqiYSU 

Sep 25, 2017

per @apgalbraith this is prob a product of video by  https://www.sensetime.com/  although most of their private clients appear to be banks https://t.co/SH259XneRv

Sep 25, 2017

RT @hrw: Interpol: Address China’s ‘Red Notice’ Abuses  http://ift.tt/2wezdF7 

Sep 25, 2017

@rob_schmitz Not sure. Can't read the street or bus signs. Could be faked but doesn't seem stretch to me with all the investment behind it.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

First full-time journalist experience was as intern at the European Voice in Brussels. First freelance contract writing restaurant reviews.

How is social media changing news?

Social media doesn't fool people, fake news fools people.

What's the funniest news-related #hashtag you've seen?