Name of Podcast: 冬吴相对论（Pin Yin: dōng wú xiāng duì lùn）
What topics are covered? This is a business and commentary podcast. This podcast is all about financial, economic and industrial matters but the topics are treated with humour too. Each topic from this podcast looks at the top stories of Chinese or international business news. The podcasters make it very accessible by relating it to our real lives.
Why is it good to listen to?
The podcast hosts are 梁冬(Pin Yin: liáng dōng) and 吴伯凡 (Pin Yin: wú bó fán). Both of them have a Southern China accent. They speak clearly and passionately. Most of the time, the speed of their conversation is quite fast.
To listen or subscribe to the podcast, you can go to their official website http://dongwu.21cbr.com/
How often are the podcasts updated? This podcast is updated twice every week.
Length of the podcast: The running time of each episode of the podcast is about 30 minutes.
Description of the podcast: This is a professionally produced talk podcast on business. The title literally means “Dong & Wu’s Theory of Relativity”. Dong and Wu are taken from the names of the hosts. Unlike the classic Theory of Relativity by Albert Einstein, theirs stands for two contrasting ideas by two different business commentators. The hosts pose different arguments which ultimately enrich the understanding of these business events for each other and listeners.
This podcast is accessible due to the way that the hosts relate business to our lives. The hosts want people to learn how to become successful like these business elites that they talk about. If there is a lot of information, sometimes a podcast topic may be split into two parts.
Summary: 冬吴相对论 is a great business podcast. Due to the speed of the podcast, this is suggested for advanced learners of Chinese.