HashtagVOA: #ChinaMeltdown

August 18, 2015 01:30 PM
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The Chinese leadership's devaluation of the yuan delivered a temporary shock to financial markets, but its longer-term effects may be felt around the globe. Some fear that Beijing is triggering a currency war. But others suggest it's a distress signal that China's economy may be cracking. On this week's HashtagVOA, Cal Perry and his panel look at decision, the short-term benefits, and the potential long-term repercussions.