Archive for the 'Risk & Law' Category

Risky Business In China – A Guide To Due Diligence

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

Worried about risk in China? If so, this upcoming book by China Business Services founder (and China Business Blog editor), Jeremy Gordon, is for you. “Risky Business in China – A Guide To Due Diligence”, will be Published by Palgrave in September 2014: “Risk is a major reason that companies fail in, or fail to […]

Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From Accounting, Tariffs & Trains, To The Party, Spies & Fraud)

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

Here follows another update, from last week’s top posts on our ChinaBlogTweets Twitter stream: Accounting Guidelines @chinahearsay Stan Abrams Latest China Hearsay: New Accounting Firm Guidelines: Protectionism or Quality Control? (also see: You can account on it! RT @China_Daily: China sets guideline for accounting businesses Localisation & KFC (& Walmart) RT @Chinalyst: KFC […]

Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From FDI, Inflation & Appreciation, To Floods, Fraud & Food)

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

Better late than never, and thanks to long trips and tight deadlines, this post covers the week before last. Read on for news from our ChinaBlogTweets Twitter stream: FDI RT @iichina: China May FDI Grows 13.43Pct Inflation RT @shanghaidaily: Full story: May inflation up 5.5%, rise in interest rate likely. (also see: Feeding […]

Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From Growth, Surplus & Design, To Real Estate, Risks & Testing Times)

Monday, June 13th, 2011

Read on our pick of the last week’s China business news from our ChinaBlogTweets Twitter stream: GDP RT @shanghaidaily: World Bank predicted that China’s economic growth will slow to 9.3% this year from 10.3% last year. (also see: Stats RT @WSJAsiaBiz: Chinese GDP Data: How Reliable? Inflation RT @Changing_China: China inflation may top […]

Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From Environment, Power & RMB, To Corruption, Control & Hacks)

Monday, June 6th, 2011

Read on our pick of the last week’s China business news from our ChinaBlogTweets Twitter stream: Environment: RT @greenlawchina: Nice post from @jonathanwatts on China’s state of environment report (also see: South-North Diversion RT @CDTGreen: Ambitious Plan for China’s Water Crisis Spurs Concern Power: RT @chrisrbrown: China’s power shortage problems see no signs […]

Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From FDI, M&A & Gold, To Damn Dams, Food Scandals & Rich Clubs)

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

Read on our pick of the last week’s China business news from our ChinaBlogTweets Twitter stream: FDI RT @shanghaidaily: FDI in China grew 26.03% year-on-year to reach US$38.8 bln during first 4 months of this year. (see also: TheEIU_China The EIU China China’s hot money flows are driven by Chinese avoiding tax, disguising export […]

China The Biggest: Trade Marks (Not To Mention Bordeaux Imports)

Thursday, April 28th, 2011

The latest in our “Biggest” series of posts highlight’s China’s rise as a producer of trade marks…and a consumer of wines. According to Peoples’ Daily: “China took the top spot in the world for the total number of trademark applications and valid trademark registrations at the end of last year…IPR authorities in China received over […]

Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From FDI, FX & GDP, To Strikes, Facebook & Overwork)

Thursday, April 28th, 2011

Our weekly pick of (last week’s) China business tweets follows: 1. FDI up 33% RT @chinahearsay: Bloomberg | Foreign Direct Investment in China Rises to $12.5 Billion 2. FX: $3 trillion RT @BullishChina: China central bank gov says FX reserves excessive: report – Reuters 3. GDP, stats RT @NiuB: China Partly Lifts Veil […]

Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From Q1 Stats, Prices & Princelings To Overwork, Luxury Ads, & Millionaires)

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

Our weekly pick of the last week’s China business news is below… 1. GDP & inflation: @shanghaidaily Shanghai Daily China’s economy expanded 9.7% in Q1 2011 from a year earlier, while inflation in March hits 32-month peak of 5.4%. (see also: GDP, stats RT @NiuB: China Partly Lifts Veil on GDP Data – WSJ […]

Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From Propaganda, Targets & Migrants, To LinkedIn, Best Buy & Alibaba)

Thursday, March 3rd, 2011

Please read on for our review of last week’s news from our ChinaBlogTweetsTwitter feed: 1. A different China map RT @TheEconomist: Which countries match the GDP, population and exports of China’s provinces? 2. Sustainable 7 RT @damianholmes: China eyes 7% annual growth from 2011 to 2015 – 3. Propaganda: RT @ftchina: China […]