Archive for September, 2009

National Day, Golden Week

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

As anyone who has been in Beijing recently will be aware, big celebrations (and even bigger traffic jams) are being planned for the October 1st National Day (and 60th birthday, and Mid-Autumn Festival) celebrations… Many businesses will take a “Golden Week” holiday from October 1st to October 8th, so expect some disruption to business, traffic, […]

Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From Tiring Trade Wars & Visa Crackdowns to ODI, Big Banks, Innovation & A Little Alibaba Magic)

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

Blogging has been taking a back seat to business over the past couple of weeks. With travel in China, combined with pressures to deliver projects before the oncoming national holidays (we are not complaining!), it has been a challenge to get online (though our tweets have continued to flow!). But, finally, here is out latest […]