Kristine Yang

Bahati writer Kristine Yang speaks four languages and is working on a fifth. She writes about business, medical devices and pharma in China and much of the rest of Asia and, as much as possible, about politics, art and social issues. Originally from Southern China, she has a masters in international political economy that comes in handy. Kristine is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese.

Asia set to cash in on blockbuster movie business

No other place on earth can  compete China for enthusiasm for Hollywood movies. Proof is in how much audiences will pay out of pocket to go to the theatre to see blockbusters like Transformers or in how much super-rich investors are willing to shell out to get into the game of producing them.  In just 11 days, Transformers: