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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…

China’s economic agenda is different – Wang Jianmao

Wang Jianmao The world might be suffering from an economic crisis, in Shanghai the symptoms of that crisis are simply not present, says professor Wang Jianmao of the China Europe…

China invests in overcapacity – Victor Shih

Image by Fantake via Flickr Our speaker Victor Shih has been digging up an internal report by China’s central bank the People’s Bank of China (PBOC): most of the stimulus…

Why the stimulus package might still not work – Victor Shih

Victor Shih by Fantake via Flickr While some might see some positive economic signs in China, assistant-professor Victor Shih sticks to his gun and does not see a real recovery….

Chinese speakers bureau April 2009 newsletter

William Bao Bean by Fantake via Flickr The China Speakers Bureau April 2009 newsletter has just hit the road and is available here to download. We announce here the upcoming…

Global China Chats on social networks, consumers and brands

Sam Flemming by Fantake via Flickr On May 14 the China Speakers Bureau will hold its next Global China Chat, this time with Sam Flemming , the managing director of CIC,…

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