International Education in China

Jan 11

International Education in China

In the last few years, international education in China has been an exceptionally fast growing sector. According to the latest numbers from International School Consultancy (ISC) Group, China is currently in the second place (after UAE) by the number of international schools in the country. Globally, international education is a rapidly growing market where demand...

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Fading Popularity of Trump in China: The End of Obsession

Dec 28

Fading Popularity of Trump in China: The End of Obsession

After initial fascination with Trump in China his popularity is quickly declining. Here why the love affair has began in the first place and why it is over. Leading to US election last November, US president elect Donald Trump has been a fairly popular figure in China. According to the most recent poll before the election, 39 per cent of Chinese preferred to see him...

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Infographic on China BAT: Baidu Alibaba Tencent

Dec 14

Infographic on China BAT: Baidu Alibaba Tencent

China BAT is the collective term used to describe three largest software conglomerates: Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent. These three companies today practically run Chinese internet. Baidu is the Chinese version Google. It is the largest search engine and is, in terms of business interests, as diverse. Alibaba is the world largest ecommerce operator that runs Taobao and...

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China Expat Population: Stats and Graphs

Nov 30

China Expat Population: Stats and Graphs

Last decade of China’s rapid economic growth has attracted large number of expatriates from various countries. Despite recent slowdown of the economy, China expat population continues to grow, although not as fast as in the past. According to China’s most recent National Census of 2010, the first to record the number of foreign residents, there were at least...

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5 Takeaways From The Latest China Cybersecurity Law

Nov 09

5 Takeaways From The Latest China Cybersecurity Law

On November 7th, the latest China cybersecurity law aimed at tightening state control over the internet has been approved by the government. Although some of the practices that the law describes are not new and have already been implemented informally by many companies operating in China, this act prescribes specific guidelines and punishments for non-compliance....

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Microsoft in China: 20 Years of Playing By The Rules

Jun 01

Microsoft in China: 20 Years of Playing By The Rules

Microsoft’s 20 plus years of official presence in China has been a story of compliance and accommodating every demand and request by Chinese government. Unlike in the cases of other tech giants, Google and Facebook, any online services provided by Microsoft in China have never been blocked. By all counts, Microsoft was expected to do well, first by entering...

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