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Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From Going Global, RMB Wrangling & Google Fallout, To Luxury Goods, Bribery & Dell’s Denial)

We have covered Google and Rio already [1]so, while they continue to generate headlines, we will (mostly) focus on other news, from our ChinaBlogTweets [2] twitter feed, here. And keep watching, as we will add posts to expand on some of these issues later in the week.

1. ODI: Finally… RT @fonstuinstra: Geely Automobile | Ford’s Volvo sale to Geely is officially wrapped up. | China Car Times http://ow.ly/1rOl0 [3]5:18 PM Mar 28th

2. Tech: RT @evgenymorozov: Are Chinese tech companies quietly building their global presence while no one is watching? http://ow.ly/1pgCv [4]1:11 PM Mar 22nd

3. Going Global RT @iichina: China Railway Wins $4.8 Billion Indonesia Contract http://ff.im/-i4RP7 [5]7:21 AM Mar 25th

4. Investment Review: RT @iichina: China to Set Up Foreign Investment Review Board http://ff.im/-i5ufN [6]1:16 PM Mar 25th

5. Luxury retail RT @raykwong: Ferragamo and Montblanc continue scoring big in China. http://twurl.nl/h3i033 [7]6:02 PM Mar 27th

6. Localisation: RT @GCBRANDS: Hermes to open first China store under Shang Xia brand in September. Paris may be next. http://tinyurl.com/ycmd7co [8]8:52 AM Mar 27th

7. MNC Bribery: More on Daimler bribery RT @China_Daily: Daimler Benz accused of bribery in China http://tinyurl.com/yf6zxlu [9]8:11 AM Mar 25th

8. China + 1?: …but looks like Dell also seeking “safer” environment / legal system in India. China + 1 strategy? http://ow.ly/1qEbA [10]h/t @allroads 8:02 AM Mar 25th (Note: Dell has since denied this. RT @stinson: RT @shangmor: Dell denies China pullout (source: People) http://url4.eu/20BC0 [11])

9. Google Again: Cause & effect RT @rmack: RT @heicailiao: Li Ka-shing’s Tom Online stops using Google search on its site. http://bit.ly/b7StR3 [12]6:11 AM Mar 23rd (See also: The fallout RT @chinaeconreview: China Unicom to ax Google search from mobile handsets http://dlvr.it/LrCV [13]7:33 AM Mar 25th)

10. RMB Appreciation?: RMB wrangling RT @fonstuinstra: China Officials Wrestle Publicly Over Currency – NYTimes.com http://ow.ly/1qVxJ [14]8:16 PM Mar 25th (But…RT @andrewbatson: China will likely post a trade deficit days before US Treasury makes decision on currency http://on.wsj.com/cmamAX [15]7:03 AM Mar 24th)