Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From Consumer Brands, Growth & Reverse Innovation, To Lobbying, Non-Strategy & Digital Generations)

Wednesday, May 12th, 2010

Last week’s news has been sifted and sorted from our Twitter feed, ChinaBlogTweets, and we are pleased to present our highlights below… The UN’s latest projected growth rate for China is 9.5% in 2010. Despite inflationary fears (and recent reports do show a rise of 2.8%), and bank debt worries, those popular domestic consumers are […]

Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From State Secrets & Indigenous Innovation, To Shanghai Expo & IP Innovatisation)

Thursday, May 6th, 2010

Last week’s news, from our ChinaBlogTweets Twitter feed, has been filtered for some of the most relevant business news. Worries about China’s business environment (for foreign businesses) continue, and state secrets and indigenous innovation are fanning the flames. Some protectionist moves perhaps, but for FDI the message is that you must comply. Of course, some […]

Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From Expo, Trials, & Frugal Innovation, To Employment Contracts, Investment & Procurement Policies)

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010

A quick catch-up of last week’s most noteworthy news from on our ChinaBlogTweets Twitter feed. Of course, the Shanghai Expo is starting to get a lot of exposure – even before the official, May 1, opening (and the holiday that goes with it). Initial reactions have been mixed, and there is clearly a lot of […]

Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From Bribery, Fakes & Scams, To New Rules, Megatrends & Entertaining IPR)

Tuesday, April 20th, 2010

Last week’s news review, from our China Blog Tweets Twitter feed, is ready to go, below. We kick off with more insight into the Rio bribery case (but are storing up some more bribery stories including both local and foreign firms – this is one trend that is not your friend). Corporate Social Responsibility, also […]

Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From Economic Myths, & Trade Deficits, To Angry Consumers & Fake Peas)

Thursday, April 15th, 2010

The pick of last week’s news, from ChinaBlogTweets follows below. You will note continued focus on China’s trade position and the thorny issue of the RMB’s valuation. Other trends that are becoming like old friends include dangerous fakes (due diligence and testing are important), bribery (in Hong Kong this time), and active consumers (as well […]

Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From RMB Manipulation, Protectionism & Princelings, To ODI, FCPA & Autos)

Tuesday, April 6th, 2010

Our picks from last weeks China business news (as reported on our ChinaBlogTweets Twitter feed), along with some comments, are below for your reference. Along with the news (finally) of Geely’s successful purchase of Volvo, it is worth noting that the US review of China as a currency manipulator has been postponed from April 15, […]

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

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010

We have covered Google and Rio already so, while they continue to generate headlines, we will (mostly) focus on other news, from our ChinaBlogTweets 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 […]

Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From Rio’s Trial & Google’s Going, To Food Safety & Certifiable Protectionism)

Friday, March 26th, 2010

The pick of last week’s news from ChinaBlogTweets (our twitter news feed) is below. for the latest updates visit the feed, or see it in real time on the right hand side of this page. Some more comment on these stories will follow. 1. Food safety: Here we go again. Sadly. RT @MalcolmMoore: 1/10th of […]

Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From RMB, WTO & Google Angst, To Expo, Fast Food & T2 Opportunities)

Thursday, March 18th, 2010

Last week’s business news has been sliced and diced from out ChinaBlogTweets Twitter feed, and our selection of the Top ten Tweets can be found below. Some of these stories (RMB valuation,’s exit) are hot news – commercially and politically – and are still hot topics that need daily updating (which you can find […]

Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From Taxes, Monopolies & Loans, To Bribes, Recalls & Yuppies)

Friday, March 12th, 2010

Fresh from our ChinaBlogTweets Twitter feed, here is our roundup of last week’s China business news. 1. Chongqing: RT @China_Daily: Chongqing to become China’s first inland tariff-free zone 7:43 AM Mar 7th 2. Monopolies & M&A RT @chinahearsay: Latest China Hearsay post re: Anti-monopoly Law and State sector. 6:41 AM Mar 7th (Also […]