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How to kill your China business

How to kill your China business

Some years ago I helped an European chemical company to write their China history, a proud story of fast growing numb
June 12, 2009, midnight by China Herald
Shanghai Jazz

Shanghai Jazz

Some people criticize the lack of decent live music in Shanghai, but you don't have to look far to see that the ci
June 11, 2009, 3:16 p.m. by Aquaspace
Friis & Company: Of Bows and Ribbons and Waterfall Ruffles

Friis & Company: Of Bows and Ribbons and Waterfall Ruffles

Danish fairytale fashion makes Shanghai debut 16 May 2009, Shanghai - Danish fashion house, Friis & Compan
June 11, 2009, 1:42 p.m. by Friis and Co.
Shi Shi Shi Shi - Chinese Pinyin

Shi Shi Shi Shi - Chinese Pinyin

As many people knows, there are many different characters mapping to the same pronunciation. Thus, it is very hard t
June 10, 2009, 3:08 p.m. by Jian Shuo Wang
MBAs Need Not Apply

MBAs Need Not Apply

I've never met a GM in China who hired a Chinese local because she had an MBA degree; though I have met GMs that have
June 10, 2009, 2:18 p.m. by This is China!
H1N1 flu check at Shanghai airport

H1N1 flu check at Shanghai airport

Everybody who arrives at Shanghai airport has to do a fever screening. During SARS they already had this procedure in
June 10, 2009, 12:28 p.m. by Marc van der Chijs
Live Long and Prosper

Live Long and Prosper

What Consulting Company Can Do for You During the Current Hardship? Current financial crisis continues to threaten the
June 8, 2009, 3:32 p.m. by Lynn Yao
World expo 2010 in Shanghai expects 60/70 million visitors

World expo 2010 in Shanghai expects 60/70 million visitors

Apologies for not having blogged a lot here - apart from reposts from the weblog of the China Speakers Bureau -  
June 8, 2009, 11:28 a.m. by China Herald
Beijing Hugtong Life these days

Beijing Hugtong Life these days

This is zhongzie, I usually have one or two for breakfast, with tea cooked egg or fresh local yogurt or warm fresh soy
June 5, 2009, 5:44 p.m. by Ellen Sander
Sundown Marathon 2009

Sundown Marathon 2009

Do you have a "Things to do in your life" list? I have one. Nestled somewhere near the bottom of my list i
June 5, 2009, 5:05 p.m. by Mad about Shanghai
China's purchasing criteria different from Japan - Shaun Rein

China's purchasing criteria different from Japan - Shaun Rein

Just like Japan in the 1980s China is now going overseas in a major shopping spree to spend a part of its USD two t
June 4, 2009, 1:12 p.m. by China Herald
Shex Reviews: Brown Sugar

Shex Reviews: Brown Sugar

The entrance of Brown Sugar is not that obvious, although it is just opposite to Paulaner. A nice dressed woman welc
June 4, 2009, 11:50 a.m. by Janina Schwarzburger
Isolation Vs. Immersion

Isolation Vs. Immersion

     Times are tough and the money is running dry. Some expat families are faced with tough
June 4, 2009, 11:24 a.m. by Mathew Klie-Cribb
Apartment building collapses in Shanghai

Apartment building collapses in Shanghai

This morning I saw some tweets about an apartment building in Shanghai that had collapsed, but only tonight I saw som
June 3, 2009, 4:28 p.m. by Marc van der Chijs
If China were a bunch of different countries

If China were a bunch of different countries

I found some interesting maps on China at Mutant Palm. One that stuck out was this one, which substitutes China's prov
June 3, 2009, 2:16 p.m. by Corbett
China to raise gas prices, after denying they would do so

China to raise gas prices, after denying they would do so

The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) announced today that they are to raise fuel prices in China by 4
June 3, 2009, 1:25 p.m. by China Car Times
Sino-American G2? Not any time soon - Arthur Kroeber

Sino-American G2? Not any time soon - Arthur Kroeber

While China and the US are edging towards each other, the emergences of a new world order, excluding some of the old
June 3, 2009, 12:04 p.m. by China Herald
Dalian: a Romance

Dalian: a Romance

With news of Shanghai Expat taking over Dalian’s expat website, I set off to spend the holiday weekend in Dalia
June 2, 2009, 5:16 p.m. by Mathew Klie-Cribb
Regular Eye Exams Can Save Your Vision

Regular Eye Exams Can Save Your Vision

Clear vision is one of the most important factors in general wellbeing and quality of life. Many of our daily activi
June 2, 2009, 1:52 p.m. by New Vision Eye Clinic
Douban.com: China's Amazon/Digg Hybrid Social Media Network.

Douban.com: China's Amazon/Digg Hybrid Social Media Network.

Social media stories tend to reflect a rags to riches theme - ie: one man sitting in the wee hours of the night typing
June 2, 2009, 1:11 p.m. by LITTLEREDBOOK