Archive for November, 2012

Chinese Investments Overseas

A recent article in the Wall Street Journal/China (www.wsj.com) dated November 14, 2012 headlines, ”Why Rich Chinese Are Investing Overseas (It’s Not What You Think)”. So what do I think?  What do you think?  The seemingly obvious answers might be, the rich Chinese want to make a profit just like other investors world-wide.  Or perhaps [...]

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Social Risks Assessments for Businesses in China

The New York Times (www.nytimes.com) published an article on November 12, 2012 that may have escaped the notice of many people about new developments in China that may one day affect how their business in that country can be conducted. This article was entitled, ‘Social Risk’ Test Ordered by China for Big Projects’ by Keith [...]

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China and Gold

“Why”, investors, business people and precious metals speculators all over the world are wondering, “is China buying so much gold?”  Answers to this question may well have a bearing on how China does business with the rest of the world, and on how the rest of the world may be affected by it.
On March 14, [...]

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Relocating to China?

So, are you thinking about relocating to China?  Working in China?  While hundreds of thousands of people travel to China every year, some with tourist visas and some with business visas, relocating to China to work is a whole different ballgame with many hoops and hurdles that must be endured before a work permit will [...]

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New Environmental Rules For Mining In China

Currently many international mining companies, including companies from China, are beating a path to Mongolia in hopes of gaining access to some of that country’s vast mineral resources.  International mining companies are also being courted by China as well.  China too has vast, untapped mineral resources of its own for development.  However, in many cases [...]

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Doing Business in China. Where China Ranks

Recently the World Bank Group issued its “Doing Business in 2013” report.  (www.doingbusiness.org).  “The “Doing Business Report in 2013”, covers the period from June 2011 to June 2012 and  uses data for indicators that measure regulation affecting 10 key areas of the life cycle of businesses. The online organization, Doing Business, analyzed the World Bank’s [...]

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Doing Business in China. Where China Ranks

Doing Business In Mongolia

Widely acclaimed for having one of the fastest growing economies around world, Mongolia has now gained recognition from the World Bank and the IFC as being one of the top 10 reformers in improving business regulations and for the growing ease of doing business in that country,

An article found [...]

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2012 Transpacific Intellectual Property Rights Seminar——Taiwan

Intellectual Property Professionals from the USA, Japan, Germany, France and Singapore discussed on the criterion for assessing IP, IP infringements and the rectification of annulled IP.

The Patent Court has invited CAFC Chief Judge Randall R. Rader, Japan IP High Court Chief Judge Toshiaki Limura, Germany Federal Patent Court Presiding Judge Thomas Rainer Julius Voit, [...]

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Holiday Notice in Mongolia Office

Dear All,
It is Public Celebration and Memorial Day in Mongolia on  November 14, 2012 (Wednesday) for celebrating “Chingis Khaan’s Birthday”.
Our Mongolia office will be closed on November 14, 2012 (Wednesday) and  will resume on November 15, 2012 (Thursday).
We’d like to share below background information with you and let’s learn more [...]

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Hedge Funds in China November 2012

Q1: What is the definition of “Hedge Fund” in China?
A1: There is no comprehensive legal or universally accepted definition of “Hedge Fund” in China. Generally, they share certain common characteristics, including: being privately offered; requiring investors to have a certain minimum net worth and/or level of financial sophistication; investing in equity securities, fixed income securities, [...]

Published by admin on November 7th, 2012 tagged Uncategorized | Comment now »