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BUSS4 China - China-Britain Business Council

BUSS4 China - China-Britain Business Council | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
The China-Britain Business Council (CBBC) partners with UKTI to promote trade between the two countries. Their mission is “...to help UK companies of all sizes and sectors, whether new entrants or established operations, access the full potential of the fastest growing market in the world.” They publish a regular magazine.
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China's factory activity picks up

China's factory activity picks up | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
China's factory activity grew in May at its fastest pace this year, according to government figures, a positive sign amid the wider economic slowdown.
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How Japan's Marubeni stumbled in China after rapid expansion

How Japan's Marubeni stumbled in China after rapid expansion | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
TOKYO/BEIJING (Reuters) - A year after spending $3.6 billion to buy grain trader Gavilon to expand in China, Japan's Marubeni Corp has been shaken by defaults on soybean sales and faces an investigation
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China's property market: deflating or worse?

China's property market: deflating or worse? | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
The best case for China is that property prices moderate. The worst case is that loans are not repaid which drags down the banks. And we in the West know all too well how that ends.
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BBC News Channel - World Business Report

BBC News Channel - World Business Report | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
An examination of the trends in technology and the world of business
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Go to 3 minutes 20 seconds in to hear more about what is happening to China's low cost advantage

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eBay strategic partnership to grow in China

eBay strategic partnership to grow in China | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
The operator of the world's biggest online marketplace, eBay, agrees to partner with a Chinese company, in an effort to boost its sales in the country.

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Note that Ebay undergoing a partnership with a Chinese firm which will enhance market knowledge and therefore reduce risk!

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GSK says investigating claims of bribery in Jordan, Lebanon | Reuters

GSK says investigating claims of bribery in Jordan, Lebanon | Reuters | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
LONDON (Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline , Britain's biggest drugmaker, said on Wednesday it was investigating allegations of bribery involving some of its staff in Jordan and Lebanon, following

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Charlie Rose Talks to Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz

Charlie Rose Talks to Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
The Starbucks CEO discusses mobile payments, winning over China, and his foray into tea with Oprah
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For those who have looked at Starbucks - here is an update from the man himself.

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Breaking Bad Performance through Strategic Alliance

Breaking Bad Performance through Strategic Alliance | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
The benefits of joint ventures to enhance business performance.
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An excellent link to loads of good articles looking at strategic decisions.

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Consumer goods demand higher in Asia

Consumer goods demand higher in Asia | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
While consumer goods companies are seeing low growth globally, developing economies in Asia are booming. Consumer analyst Andrew Cosgrove speaks to Rico Hizon.
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Good video to look at opportunites and threats of trading in this growing market.

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World Bank cuts China growth outlook

World Bank cuts China growth outlook | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
The World Bank trims its growth forecast for China citing a "bumpy start to the year", but says reforms should help it achieve more sustainable growth.
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Alibaba invests in Chinese mall firm

Alibaba invests in Chinese mall firm | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
Chinese internet giant Alibaba invests $692m in Intime, a Chinese mall operator, as the firm continues its investment spree ahead of its public stock offering.
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China demand boosts Huawei profits

China demand boosts Huawei profits | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei says strong demand from China helped it to increase annual profits by 34%.
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Strong demand for home goods - is this a threat to western brands?

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Tesco finalises China retail deal

Tesco finalises China retail deal | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
Tesco has finalised its joint venture with China Resources Enterprise (CRE) creating the largest food retailer in China.
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Russia's scramble for China deal

Russia's scramble for China deal | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
Ahead of Russian President Vladimir Putin's trip to China, Steve Rosenberg assesses just how dependent Russia is on sales of oil and gas.
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Why China's slowdown may be good news

Why China's slowdown may be good news | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
It is a common perception that slowing demand from China is bad news for the rest of the world - one commentator says it could also bring good news.
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China's mind-boggling market size

China's mind-boggling market size | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
We always knew that China's potential market is huge, but today's prospectus from giant e-commerce firm Alibaba is a reminder as to how large it already is.
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Linda Yueh's take on the Chinese market

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BCG - Press Release - Study Reveals Striking Shifts in Global Manufacturing Costs over the Past Decade

BCG - Press Release - Study Reveals Striking Shifts in Global Manufacturing Costs over the Past Decade | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
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China's exports losing low cost advantage?

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The devil is in the detail of China's urbanisation blueprint

The devil is in the detail of China's urbanisation blueprint | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
China's long-awaited urbanisation blueprint raises the proportion of urban residents from about 54 per cent of the population to 60 per cent by 2020. This will still lag urbanisation rates in developed countries. But moving about 100 million...

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China crackdown 'worrisome'

China crackdown 'worrisome' | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
China specialist Jim McGregor gives a critical assessment of the heavy-handed way China's government is treating foreign companies as part of its anti-corruption drive.
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Xiaomi - An Essential Student Research Update from Bloomberg

Xiaomi - An Essential Student Research Update from Bloomberg | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
This article on Bloomberg Business about Xiaomi is perfectly timed for teachers and students wanting to update and extend their research on one of the fastest-growing consumer electronics brands in the world.Back in September 2013 we wrote at some length about the growth strategy at Xiaomi which many in the media have labelled the.
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Is Shenzhen the new Silicon Valley?

Is Shenzhen the new Silicon Valley? | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
Shenzhen in China surpass Silicon Valley as the world's leading hub for hi-tech firms?
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Innovation, not imitation - a shift in how China is competing

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House of Fraser set for China sale

House of Fraser set for China sale | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
Department store chain House of Fraser is poised to be sold to Chinese company Sanpower, the BBC understands.
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Chinese power in the UK

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China manufacturing remains weak

China manufacturing remains weak | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
Official data from the Chinese government show that manufacturing expanded slightly in March, but analysts say weakness remains in the world's second-largest economy.
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Is Shenzhen the new Silicon Valley?

Is Shenzhen the new Silicon Valley? | BUSS4 - China | Scoop.it
Shenzhen in China surpass Silicon Valley as the world's leading hub for hi-tech firms?
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