Posts tagged "china growth"
Pay via WeChat

Pay via WeChat

Featured article from Digital Jungle  WeChat recently opened its online payment platform to its users, which promises a great success in the future for consumers and for brands. 37% of Chinese social network use all of Weibo, WeChat and SNS. This is 79% of Whatsapp’s total global monthly active users. Remember WeChat? Or Weixin as...

The Rise of the Automotive Business in China: A Brief Overview

Guest post by Maria Mcquire China is currently the global leading auto market. At a time when the other BRIC auto market drivers Brazil, India, and Russia are struggling to regain momentum, China remains the powerhouse for the global automotive sector. China has literally grabbed the mantle from the mature markets in a relatively short...

How Small- and Mid-Sized Chinese Companies Can Win in North American Markets (中文 bilingual version)

Guest post by George Becker Since the founding of his own company in 1993, experienced publicist George Becker’s clients have appeared on the front page of The Wall Street Journal, in the business section of The New York Times, and on NBC’s The Today Show.  In this LCB guest article, Becker points out some common...
Gold (License) Plated: Economics and Car Ownership in Shanghai

Gold (License) Plated: Economics and Car Ownership in Shanghai

The price of Shanghai license plates is skyrocketing, but can it go on forever? By Lisa Sun A family friend is selling his old car, an outdated Jinbei minivan with a rotting exterior. It’s a tough sell but for one alluring detail: It comes with a free Hu A (沪A) Shanghai license plate, and this tiny piece...

Is California Ready for Massive Chinese Investment Inflow?

California could be poised to hugely benefit from Chinese outbound foreign direct investment (OFDI) to the cool tune of $60 billion, says this Asia Society press release which features a groundbreaking study conducted jointly with the well-known research group Rhodium.

China: A Place to Explore Business Ideas and Possibilities

By Brianna Zhang, MBA I often find myself in conversations that ultimately deviate to something about China. I truly cannot help myself.  I think China is absolutely fascinating. My most recent conversation was with a well-traveled gentleman from Mexico.  He spoke about his many travels, including a visit to China in the 1980s.  He recalls...