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Chinese Business Etiquette 101 for Doing Business in China

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With the large and prosperous market, China could be your most lucrative country to do business in. But doing business in China is not simple at all. China is considered by many businessmen to be the most difficult country to break into. I’m sharing the basics of doing business in China as Chinese Business Etiquette 101, from my previous consulting …

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How to set up a WFOE in China

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What is a WFOE? A WFOE in China is a 100% wholly foreign-owned enterprise doing business in China. The foreign company has sole responsibility for its profits and Losses. It is required to register as a legal person who is restricted to certain businesses. The enterprise is able to implement strategies that effectively conform to the interests of the parent …

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Guide to form a company in Hong Kong

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To open a new company in Hong Kong, you need to register it with the Companies Registry and the required permits for operations. Once the company becomes a legal entity, you have to register it with the Hong Kong Tax Authorities. This is a complete guide to assist you to form a company in Hong Kong. The first and most …

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Chinese Digital Marketing Tools

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Latest popular Chinese digital marketing tools. Making your Chinese Digital Marketing easier. Chinese Search Engines Baidu: TOP Chinese search engine, Baidu SEO Haosou: Newly launched in Jan., 2015, previous 360 Search Google HK: Banned in Mainland China. Sogou: invested by tencent and merged SOSO Bing CN: by Microsoft, the quality is improving Youdao: by 163.com Google TW: popular in Taiwan …

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How to Start a Business in China

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Establishing a business in China is a challenging prospect. The competitive environment with the state-supported industries is tough. Plus, the business environment for Western-based companies is different from the typical international climate encountered elsewhere. You need a consulting firm already located in China to help you navigate the complex Chinese business system. This legal structure is unique and dynamic with …

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How to Launch a Startup in China

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One of the greatest things about the business world in the 21st century is that it has become highly globalized. For example, if you have a great business idea, you are no longer restricted to your home region, but can feel free to open an international office right away. When it comes to this, China is, more or less, a …

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Failures of Global Companies in China: Ignorance of the Market Differences in China

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In the past decade, we can see so many overseas companies are coming into China with high hopes to develop a market but they failed to live up to their expectations. It seems interesting, No one expected it to be this way especially for most American cutting-edge technology giants, Yahoo, Ebay, MySpace, Facebook, Twitter, Groupon, etc. They came here armed …