BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME
598 views | +0 today
Follow
BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME
Resources for the 2014 research theme on China
Curated by Mike Browne
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Mike Browne
Scoop.it!

Body Shop removes all its products from Chinese duty-free stores

Body Shop removes all its products from Chinese duty-free stores | BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME | Scoop.it
Watchdog Choice says products are liable to testing on animals, which would breach company’s cruelty-free stance
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mike Browne
Scoop.it!

Foreign investment into China falls

Foreign investment into China falls | BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME | Scoop.it
Foreign investment into China falls in May to its lowest level in 16 months, due to slowing growth momentum in the world's second-largest economy.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mike Browne
Scoop.it!

High stakes in China factory strike

High stakes in China factory strike | BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME | Scoop.it
A long strike at a huge Chinese shoe factory group raises the stakes for workers and the company alike, says the BBC's Celia Hatton.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mike Browne
Scoop.it!

China Eyes next Infrastructure Boom to Arrest Economic Slowdown

China Eyes next Infrastructure Boom to Arrest Economic Slowdown | BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME | Scoop.it
Investment in roads, rail and waterways will be met with tax breaks for businesses.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mike Browne
Scoop.it!

China in economic growth boost

China in economic growth boost | BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME | Scoop.it
China's government announces stimulus measures, including spending on railway construction, after a string of disappointing economic data leads to fears of a slowdown.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Mike Browne from AQA BUSS3 and BUSS4
Scoop.it!

Huawei Says It Can Beat Xiaomi in the Race to Be China's Top Smartphone Brand

Huawei Says It Can Beat Xiaomi in the Race to Be China's Top Smartphone Brand | BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME | Scoop.it

“ For one thing, Huawei has a long history of connections with carriers”


Via tutor2u, Mr C Neale
more...
Mr C Neale's curator insight, June 10, 2014 8:26 AM
Nice insight into the domestic competition currently in China as well as their influence on other organisations.
Scooped by Mike Browne
Scoop.it!

Samsung Shifts Plants From China to Protect Margins

Samsung Shifts Plants From China to Protect Margins | BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME | Scoop.it
Samsung Electronics Co. built the world’s largest smartphone business by tapping China’s cheap and abundant workforce. Not for much longer: it’s shifting output to Vietnam to secure even lower wages and defend profit margins as growth in sales of high-end handsets slows.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mike Browne
Scoop.it!

The world's biggest spenders

The world's biggest spenders | BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME | Scoop.it
Chinese tourists are the biggest spenders globally and offer a huge opportunity for countries seeking to attract high spenders.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mike Browne
Scoop.it!

GSK - The Only Way is Ethics?

GSK - The Only Way is Ethics? | BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME | Scoop.it
Has it all gone horribly wrong for UK-based global pharmaceutical giant GSK? Profits might be rising, but there still seems to be a nasty smell about the way GSK does business.That’s bad news for GSK shareholders and stakeholders, but good news for business students. GSK has quickly become one of the.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mike Browne
Scoop.it!

Xiaomi's rise above Apple in numbers - Telegraph

Xiaomi's rise above Apple in numbers  - Telegraph | BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME | Scoop.it
As Xiaomi becomes China's third largest selling smart phone company Bloomberg looks into the numbers of the four-year-old technology giant
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mike Browne
Scoop.it!

Coca-Cola to Invest More Than $4 Billion in China From 2015-2017

Coca-Cola Co., the world’s largest beverage company, plans to invest more than $4 billion in China from 2015 to 2017 as it builds factories and adds new products to meet demand and counter rising competition.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mike Browne
Scoop.it!

China's premier to talk business in UK

China's premier to talk business in UK | BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME | Scoop.it
The Chinese Premier, Li Keqiang, arrives in Britain for a summit meeting with Prime Minister David Cameron, which will include talks on trade.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mike Browne
Scoop.it!

In China, LinkedIn must beat local rivals, win over 'loser' workforce to avoid Google syndrome | Reuters

In China, LinkedIn must beat local rivals, win over 'loser' workforce to avoid Google syndrome | Reuters | BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME | Scoop.it
BEIJING (Reuters) - After taking a social media drubbing in the West for accepting self-censorship in China, jobs networking site LinkedIn Corp faces bigger obstacles to growth in a market it is counting
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mike Browne
Scoop.it!

BP to sign £11.8bn deal with China

BP to sign £11.8bn deal with China | BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME | Scoop.it
BP will sign a deal with China National Offshore Oil Corporation worth about £11.8bn to supply liquefied natural gas, says chief executive Bob Dudley.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mike Browne
Scoop.it!

Chinese shoppers' spend could double to £3.5tn in four years

Chinese shoppers' spend could double to £3.5tn in four years | BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME | Scoop.it
Clothing offers best opportunity for western retailers, says firm, though Asos and Burberry have found China tough to crack
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mike Browne
Scoop.it!

China takes new steps to boost growth

China takes new steps to boost growth | BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME | Scoop.it
China announces new measures, including infrastructure spending and increased lending for exporters, to bolster its economic growth.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Mike Browne from AQA BUSS3 and BUSS4
Scoop.it!

The Alibaba culture: kung fu commerce with a dash of theater

The Alibaba culture: kung fu commerce with a dash of theater | BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME | Scoop.it

“ BEIJING/HONG KONG (Reuters) - When Jack Ma and his colleagues sat down in 2001 to lay out Alibaba's defining values, they named them after a martial arts technique drawn from Ma's love of kung fu novels”


Via tutor2u, Mr C Neale
more...
Mr C Neale's curator insight, June 10, 2014 8:28 AM
Nice article on Alibaba and culture. Could this be the reason they're so successful?
Scooped by Mike Browne
Scoop.it!

China's trade surplus rises to $36bn

China's trade surplus rises to $36bn | BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME | Scoop.it
China's exports grew in May but a drop in imports signalled a possible weakening of demand in the world's second-largest economy.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mike Browne
Scoop.it!

China to overtake US as world's largest economy?

China to overtake US as world's largest economy? | BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME | Scoop.it
While many agree China will some day overtake US as the world's largest economy, the debate revolves around the best way to quantify the size of the two economies.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mike Browne
Scoop.it!

How China Fooled The World (Full Documentary) - YouTube

China is now the second largest economy in the world and for the last 30 years China's economy has been growing at an astonishing rate. While Britain has bee...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mike Browne
Scoop.it!

How can Xiaomi sell its phones so cheaply? - Telegraph

How can Xiaomi sell its phones so cheaply? - Telegraph | BUSS4 CHINA RESEARCH THEME | Scoop.it
Former Google executive Crid Yu discusses Xiaomi’s pricing model and looks into the profit margins on its cheap phones
more...
No comment yet.