Tag archive for ‘Business’
By Guest Contributor On Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

Why UK Retailers are missing out on Chinese spending

A large contingent from the wealthiest and highest spending consumer group the world has ever known will be visiting Britain in their biggest numbers in the coming week writes Arnold Ma. The problem is most marketers More...

By Editorial On Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

China UK Entrepreneurship Challenge – win £5000 cash and £250,000 investment

Students with innovative business ideas or promising early-stage businesses are encouraged to enter the China UK Entrepreneurship Challenge 2014. Now in its 7th year, this international initiative encourages new More...

By Guest Contributor On Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

Chinese investment in London real estate up over 1500% since 2010

Wealthy Chinese are snapping up property in London at an incredible rate having invested over £1billion by 2013. Research released by Jones Lang LaSalle shows that Chinese investment in London real estate has More...

By Editorial On Sunday, November 24th, 2013

UK Businesses to benefit from new Chinese Visa rules

The Chinese will find getting a UK visa easier. That’s good for business, says Stafford Sumner. During a trade mission to Beijing, Chancellor George Osborne unveiled new, relaxed visa rules for Chinese nationals More...

By Editorial On Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

30th Anniversary Hong Kong dinner in London

More than 400 business leaders and senior government officials from the United Kingdom and Hong Kong attended the 30th anniversary Hong Kong Dinner in London last night. Speakers included Hong Kong SAR Government More...

By Editorial On Sunday, November 17th, 2013

18-20 NOV Suppliers head to China as it becomes UK’s leading Asian market

 As China becomes the UK’s top spending Asian market, suppliers, airlines and hotel chains head to the country to boost business. From November 18-20th, a China Mission to Chengdu will give UK suppliers including More...