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China's foreign investment
direct investment (FDI) coming from Chinese enterprises, especially state-owned enterprises (SOEs), is making waves in countries like Australia, Canada and the United States. In Canada recently, ...
... manifest need for migrants in light of rapidly ageing populations and chronically low birth rates.
workers make up only 1.3 per cent of total in Japan and 2.1 per cent in Korea. Japanese and ...
Whither Obama, the global president?
... What could further weaken Obama's position? There will be another jobs report on the Friday before the election (the previous one was relatively positive. There could always be a surprise
Globalization and the challenges of our youth
... This means that you will need to know
cultures, and develop cross-cultural skills, especially for negotiation. In short, you will need a global mindset. In this ...
Globalization, the word
... Theodore, The globalization of markets. Harvard Business Review, May-June 1983. http://www.lapres.net/levit.pdf Palmisano, Samuel J., The Globally Integrated Enterprise.
Affairs, Volume 85, ...
Globalization, development and culture
... do count. Some analysis has shown that work ethic, thrift, honesty and openness to
ers can play a role in economic growth. In the case of Japan, it seems clear that company loyalyty, responsibility, ...
... combative international relations. Americans’ knowledge of
languages and cultures is appalling. Then comes China where nationalism and historical revenge are on the front line. And the world’s ...
Singapore in the Asian Century
... perception index, Singapore is way above most countries in the world as it ranks 5th, which is excellent and much better than the United States' 24th position. Singapore's need for FDI and
... rate reform, opening up to
investment, a reduction in media censorship, and constitutional changes to allow registration of political parties and leaders from the opposition. Aung San Suu Kyi ...
Culture Wise China
... had only two ways of looking at
ers. We either look up to them as Gods or down on them as wild animals". Chinese actress once said "In China we don't see someone as truly beautiful until we have ...
Asia's low quality jobs
... Policy recommendations for low-income countries include: increase trade and
direct investment; manage migration from lower productivity to higher value-added sectors; support productivity increase ...
Japan's governance problems
... intently on their own existence, members and welfare (much more than
organisations) that they do not have the time or energy to focus on what is going on around them. Groupism it is called. At ...
... exchange rate reform, opening up to
investment, a reduction in media censorship, and constitutional changes to allow registration of political parties and leaders from the opposition. Aung San ...
Trying to do business in China
Almost everyone would like to do business in China. After all, China is the world's second biggest merchandise importer and also recipient of
direct investment. Recent history is however littered ...
Asia's Failed States
... and reported by
Policy. First, what is a failed state? Although there is no one accepted definition, according to the Fund for Peace a state that is failing has several attributes. One of ...
Nobel hopes for China
... Chinese and
observers were denied access. Liu Xiaobo has continued to write from prison, releasing a statement through one of his lawyers, 10 days after sentencing, which read: "I have made sacrifices ...
Mirage of Incredible India
... government is showing no leadership. The country continues to be dogged by masive corruption, and poor infrastructure, and recent anti-
investment laws are only making things worse. The emerging ...
Views of Asia's next generation
... toward elite governance, which is deeply embedded in Asian culture. It is virtually impossible for unknowns to make their mark. Political leaders are usually descendants of political pedigree or
China: is “state capitalism” in crisis?
... which will assume office at the end of this year, will face not only critical
policy challenges such as the relationship with the USA and the diplomatic disputes Beijing with several neighboring ...
... accounted for one-third of the emerging world's
direct investment between 2003 and 2010, as well as a growing proportion of the very largest firms: three Chinese SOEs rank among the world's ten ...