Chief Correspondent, Greater China
Yonnex has an MA in Journalism from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, after obtaining a BA in Translation at the same university. Prior to joining MLex, she worked as a reporter at the English division of the Hong Kong Economic Journal, providing coverage and analysis on China's banking sector, asset management industry as well as currency and financial reforms.
Selected Insights by Yonnex
China's antitrust regulator doesn't consider the economic hardship brought by the Covid-19 as a legitimate mitigating factor to reduce fines.
China's approach to a couple of US-linked transactions in 2020 is set to answer some persistent questions on the country's merger control.
A probe of German carmakers Daimler, Volkswagen and BMW by China's antitrust regulator over possible collusion in emissions controls was driven by a leniency application filed with the authority, MLex has learned.
Going after Tencent Music Entertainment is a bold step for China's competition regulator, not only because it is the country's first antitrust probe involving a domestic tech giant, but also because the case is constructed on novel legal grounds that would extend the agency's regulatory expertise.
Tencent Music under large-scale Chinese probe over anticompetitive copyright agreements with global music labelsTop music labels Universal Music Group, Sony Music Entertainment and Warner Music Group have been questioned by China's antitrust regulator over potentially anticompetitive exclusive-licensing agreements with Chinese music streaming service Tencent Music Entertainment, MLex has learned.