The trade relationship will grow incrementally more challenging and MNCs may finally air their grievances in public. 2014 will be challenging for …
Bloomberg and NY Times have become the China Business Headline We Westerners all love our freedom of speech and an independent, unfettered …
No news will be the best news for international managers in China Even optimistic predictions about the upcoming 3rd Plenum are pretty …
Beijing wants easier investment access to US companies and assets — so a day before the SED meeting, they made the unsolvable problem simply go away. Better information flows clear the way for Beijing to pressure Washington to make it easier for China to invest in US firms and assets.
When China sets up FTAs to replace multilateral bodies, it is simply following an age-old strategy of attacking alliances to undermine the plans of its adversaries.
While Chinese partners and colleagues like to talk about face and harmony, in the end we are all valued based on our utility and power.
The new breed of China hands will find ways of reconciling China’s ambitions with Western structures
If we stay the course we are on, then the most we can hope for is a tissue of civility and cordiality over a series of conflicts and tension leading to a long and debilitating institutional rift between China and the West.
USCBC 2012 China Business Environment Survey Results:
Continued Growth and Profitability; Tempered Optimism Due to Rising Costs, Competition, and Market Barriers
From the EIU: China’s Leadership Handover – The changing of the guard