Blog: Emerging markets
Dave Leggett | 20 November 2003
Heading out shortly to meet up with journalist Mark Bursa. He's been around about as long as me I think (I'm jurassic period) and is something of a specialist in emerging markets. We'll be sure to put the world to right during the course of the evening. Speaking of the state of the world, that was terrible news from Turkey earlier today re bombings. Kind of puts things in perspective. But are these types of events things we'll just have to live with and adapt to from now on? Disturbing thought.
I'm starting to get a small idea of the scale of things here in China, but really, I'm only scratching the surface of this vast country....
Given the startling complexity of obtaining a journalist visa for China - the code 'J2' is now indelibly stamped on my mind - it was with some surprise how swiftly I managed to sail through airport im...