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Global China Chat on social networks, brands and consumers 2

Sam Flemming by Fantake via Flickr In a few hours the China Speakers Bureau  will open the doors of our second Global China Chat of today with CIC-founder Sam Flemming….

Global China Chat on social networks, brands and consumers

Image by Fantake via Flickr The China Speakers Bureau is hosting on Thursday 14 May two sessions with CIC’s founder Sam Flemming on social networks in China, brand, consumers and…

Plastic bag ban is getting serious now – Charles McElwee

Charles McElwee by Fantake via Flickr The efforts by China’s environmental authorities to ban the popular plastic bags from their supermarkets has been met with a lot of skepticism. But according…

Deflationary pressure is getting worse – Victor Shih

Victor Shih  by Fantake via Flickr While China’s bean counters try to stress positive figures in its economic development, assistant-professor Victor Shih sees very troublesome signals as prices for industrial…

Outbound Chinese investments – with Xu Ping and Mark Schaub

Xu Ping by Fantake via Flickr Chinese companies, lead by their government, are currently spending much of the Chinese trade deficit by spending overseas. But getting access to those companies,…

Preparing book tours to France and the Netherlands – Zhang Lijia

Image by Fantake via Flickr Celebrity author Zhang Lijia continues her road to world fame, as the 21th Century edition of Jung Chang, and will visit France and the Netherlands…

Shanghai rivaling Hong Kong in life sciences – Zhu Shen

Zhu Shen by Fantake via Flickr Shanghai’s focus on life sciences means that it is challenging Hong Kong’s position, says Zhu Shen , CEO of BioForsight, in Gen News. The Shanghai…

Panic: China’s exporters turn to home market – Paul French

Image by Fantake via Flickr As China’s exports continues to drop, its exports industry turn to their home markets, as desperate move that might spell trouble, says retail analyst Paul…

Pushing the envelope in the 1980s – Zhang Lijia

Zhang Lijia by Fantake via Flickr Celebrity author Zhang Lijia – one of the contributors to the upcoming book “A Changing China” by the China Speakers Bureau  – relives the…

Marc van der Chijs makes it into Wikipedia

Marc van der Chijs by Fantake via Flickr One of the internal criteria, but not the only one, we use to asses the qualities of our speakers at the China…

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