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China ready for Keynesian model – Amy Sommers

Amy Sommersby Fons1 via FlickrChina is getting ready to spend its way out of the current financial crisis, says Shanghai-based attorney Amy Sommers in the LA Times. “The government is…

Consumers still trust the brand ‘America’ – Shaun Rein

Shaun Reinby Fons1 via FlickrDespite the financial turmoil, the Chinese consumer trust in the brand ‘America’ is still undented, says Shaun Rein, director of the China Market Research Group (CMR)…

Healthy growth retails defies crisis trend – Paul French

Paul Frenchby Fons1 via FlickrRetail in China shows a healthy growth, suggesting the country might indeed wither the global financial crisis, writes Paul French in the weekly newsletter of Access…

Preparing a crisis podcast with Amy Sommers

Amy SommersFons1 via FlickrOn Monday we will be doing a podcast with Shanghai-based lawyer Amy Sommers, Partner, Squire, Sanders & Dempsey, on her perspective of the effects of the global…

Two media misconceptions on China – Kaiser Kuo

Kaiser Kuo Kaiser Kuo gets a nice chance from uberblogger Shel Israel to explain the basic misconceptions of Western media (including bloggers) when it comes to China. Part of a…

A recession, that would be unchartered waters – Paul French

Paul French As everybody is still guessing how the global financial crisis and a possible recession would affect China, any glimpse of a recession would be new in China, says…

Language learning goes free – William Bao Bean

William Bao Beanby Fons1 via FlickrSocial networking can also be a language tool, says William Bao Bean, director of italki.com from Shanghai and speaker at the China Speakers Bureau, in…

Most sought speakers – October 2008

Mark Schaub, this month’s fastest mover Surprising changes in this month “most-sought speaker”, compared to the scores in September. Some of our leading speakers have suddenly dropped off the list…

Mobile internet, the way to go – Marc van der Chijs

Marc van der Chijs Mobile internet will outflank the traditional computer users, believes Marc van der Chijst, CEO of the Spill-group in Asia and speakers at the China Speakers Bureau….

Politics main challenge for coming ten years – Arthur Kroeber

Arthur Kroeberby Fons1 via FlickrChina has its fair share of social problems, but none it getting out of control, says Arthur Kroeber, managing director of the Beijing research firm Dragonomics…

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