China’s globalization efforts move full steam ahead
While throngs of Chinese shoppers are buying up Louis Vuitton bags, iPhones and Rolex watches as fast as they can.
| Feb. 27 2011
The most sustainable business model for Chinese entrepreneurs
Recently the Chinese stock market has been showing the warning signs of an economic slowdown. The Shanghai Composite Index dropped.
| Jan. 18 2011
RMB or QE? The truth behind the currency wars, and the real threat to the global economy
In 2010, Brazilian Finance Minister Guido Mantega sent ripples through the financial world by voicing something that had been.
| Nov. 18 2010
Starbucks: Grinding away at China’s tea culture?
For thousands of years, the teahouse has served as the quintessential hangout for the people of China, starting from the.
| Nov. 3 2010
The Chinese art market, a new investment hotspot
While clear signs show the cooling down of real estate transactions and the widely swinging Chinese domestic stock market, passion.
| Oct. 25 2010
Global strategies shift amid trends toward local autonomy
A New Game Begins A decade after joining the World Trade Organization, China’s foreign direct investment enjoys 40.
| Sep. 21 2010
Pearl River Piano: Building a Chinese brand for the global market
Pearl River Piano has been China’s largest piano manufacturer since 1992. Based in Guangzhou, the company has undergone.
| Aug. 27 2010
Organizational localization: The holy grail for Chinese firms
Executives from top multinational corporations give students a glimpse into strategies for localizing operations and decision-making in China during.
| Aug. 22 2010
New challenges and opportunities for MNCs in China
MNCs in China are facing more difficulties amidst increasing competition, and they feel they are losing advantage. How can they.
| Jul. 28 2010
Innovation in China: still awaiting transformative leaders
Innovation accounts for a sizable portion of economy-wide growth in productivity, especially in high-income countries. According to the.
| Jun. 23 2010
New highs for Peak and Chinese Sportswear ahead?
This December, Peak Sport Products Co, a leading sportswear-maker and distributor in China, signed endorsement contacts with basketball players.
| Mar. 30 2010
E-tail versus retail: Can upstart company 360Buy succesfully compete with the two reigning giants of the appliance market?
When the top two Chinese home appliances retailers, Gome and Suning gained a third of the consumer market for the.
| Nov. 8 2009