China’s Hainan – much more than the “next Hong Kong”

Strolling the packed, luxurious Haitang Bay Duty-Free Mall near Sanya, in China’s tropical Hainan island, things look… quite normal. Frenetic shoppers jostle to nab the latest handbag or perfume from the fashionable, glitzy stores. Except, this is 2021, a year after COVID-19 effectively changed the world. And while most other countries are still battling with … Continue reading China’s Hainan – much more than the “next Hong Kong”