EU Chamber of Commerce Business Confidence Survey 2012

EU Chamber of Commerce Business Confidence Survey 2012

Despite strong growth optimism, regulatory concerns and rising costs are impacting upon European companies’ investment plans. Download the PDF: English, Chinese. Beijing, 29 May 2012 — China is becoming an increasingly important strategic market for European companies, but a significant proportion may shift investments away from China’s increasingly costly marketplace to other countries due to […]

Captains of tourism and hospitality industry launch jobs and growth summit in London

Captains of tourism and hospitality industry launch jobs and growth summit in London

The British Hospitality Association is bringing together industry leaders for the first-ever Tourism and Hospitality Summit at the InterContinenmtal London Park Lane on June 1. The Summit will explore the breadth and vitality of the industry and draw on investors and high-level speakers to help shape its future. Leaders of the sector, which supports over […]

Pedersen & Partners continues strengthening its presence in China

Pedersen & Partners continues strengthening its presence in China

Pedersen & Partners, the fastest growing executive search firm in the world, has appointed Janet Chen (陈丽芳) as Country Head for China. Ms. Chen brings with her a senior expertise of the Chinese market and will be a key influence in the company’s development plans in Greater China. Ms. Chen has worked for over 17 […]

Digital Domain Media Group Collaborates with twofour54 to Develop Abu Dhabi Film Industry

DDMG to Establish New Animation/VFX Studio and Digital Domain Institute at twofour54 Cannes, France —May 21, 2012 — At the Cannes Film Festival today, digital production company Digital Domain Media Group (NYSE: DDMG), and twofour54, the Abu Dhabi government-backed media and entertainment hub, announced that they are collaborating to drive development of the local film, TV and media production […]

China dissatisfied with Japan’s allowance of separatist meeting

China on Monday expressed “strong dissatisfaction” regarding Japan’s decision to allow a Chinese separatist group to hold a meeting in the country. The so-called World Uygur Congress, which has links with various terrorist organizations, is a thoroughly anti-China separatist organization, Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei said at a press conference when asked to comment on […]

China signed intergovernmental agreements on cultural cooperation with 145 countries

China signed the intergovernmental agreement on cultural cooperation and nearly 800 annual cultural exchange plans with 145 countries, announced the External Cultural Relations Bureau of Ministry of Culture. According to Hou Xianghua, chief of External Cultural Relations Bureau, China has maintained close cooperative relations with more than 1,000 cultural organizations all over the world. In […]

Chen Guangcheng’s Brief Statement through Guo Yushan

Originally published in Chinese early morning, May 4, 2012 on Weibo and Twitter Finally, after many, many attempts to call Chen Guangcheng and always getting a busy signal, tonight I reached Guangcheng and had an exchange with him by phone (May 3, Beijing Time,10:58PM-11:40PM). He was as rational and calm as always. He is most […]

GuestLogix Launches Chinese, Japanese and Korean Versions of its Industry-Leading Onboard Retailing Solution

Roll-Out of Enhanced Software Positions Company to Accelerate Footprint Expansion in the Asia-Pacific Region TORONTO, ONT – April 26, 2012 – GuestLogix Inc. (TSX: GXI), the leading global provider of onboard retail and payment technology solutions to airlines and the passenger travel industry, today announced the addition of Chinese, Japanese and Korean versions of its industry-leading […]

Digital Domain Media Group Completes Joint Venture and 3D License Agreement with China’s Galloping Horse Film Co.

China Partner to Fund Approximate $50 million for New Production Facility PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla., April 25, 2012 – Digital Domain Media Group, Inc. (NYSE: DDMG), a leading digital production company focused on visual effects, original content animation and major studio co-productions, today announced that it has executed final definitive agreements in connection with its […]

Statement from Bo Guagua to The Harvard Crimson

Original link: www.thecrimson.com/article/2012/4/24/bo-guagua-statement-to-the-crimson To Whom It May Concern: Recently, there has been increasing attention from the press on my private life. As a result of these speculations, I feel responsible to the public to provide an account of the facts. I am deeply concerned about the events surrounding my family, but I have no comments […]