Archive for December, 2017

Fortune Forum in Guangzhou Attracts Fortunate Few

Fortunate few (1,100 business leaders) at the Fortune Forum in Guangzhou
Blue skies and reasonable traffic flow a picture from the middle of what would be a very busy street during the 2017 Fortune Global Forum in Guangzhou
Last month was busy. This month manic, is it just me, or is it a sign that this is [...]

Published by Edward E. Lehman on December 7th, 2017 tagged China News | Comment now »

Tips To Protect Yourself In International Trade

As an international law firm, our China lawyers are often contacted by foreign companies seeking our assistance in dealing with international trade disputes. In just this last week, we received two new inquiries from potential clients which hope to engage our service to get back a payment made to a supplier in China. One American [...]

Published by Bonnie Zhang on December 5th, 2017 tagged China News | Comment now »

The 4th National Constitution Day

The 4th National Constitution Day
宪法日来了!
Today is the Fourth Constitution Day of the People’s Republic of China. Dated back to December 4, 1982, the Fifth National People’s Congress adopted and promulgated the Constitution at its Fifth Session. On November 1, 2014, the eleventh session of the standing Committee of the National People’s Congress adopted the decision [...]

Published by Edward E. Lehman on December 4th, 2017 tagged China News | Comment now »

Chinese Constitution Day

Chinese Constitution Day: more than just a celebration, it is an affirmation of President Xi’s promotion of the Rule of Law
(Beijing, China)
As trained lawyer and a legal commentator on CGTN, I have been fortunate enough to witness first-hand the importance of the Chinese Constitution.
I do not make this statement glibly, I have seen its direct [...]

Published by Edward E. Lehman on December 4th, 2017 tagged China News | Comment now »

One Belt One Road, One Great Big Opportunity

(Beijing, China) Some compare China’s “One Belt One Road” (OBOR, in Chinese一带一路) to the United Sates’ post World War II Marshall Plan for Europe. I would say OBOR is more like a Marshall Plan on steroids. Why? Because of the epic scale. OBOR is not just another Chinese government initiative but a mass mobilization of [...]

Published by Edward E. Lehman on December 1st, 2017 tagged China News | Comment now »