EURObiz Issue 54 (January/February 2020)

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The United Nations announced that 2019 was the second hottest year in the warmest-ever decade on record. The devasting bushfires in Australia have given us a glimpse of the future once the effects of climate change set in. Therefore, the January/February 2020 edition of EURObiz examines the benefits of moving towards a circular economy, and its potential for both saving the planet and boosting economic growth.

Also featured in this edition:

  • Sector Collaboration: The Joint Audit Cooperation between telecom operators
  • Employees Need Rules, not Regulations: How to achieve a successful transformation of norm requirements into precise tasks
  • Does Globalisation Have a Future? The European Chamber’s Annual Conference

Read articles online on EURObiz website.

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EURObiz Issue 55 (March/April 2020)

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China’s Belt and Road Initiative has inspired a plethora of reactions, ranging from those that call it a modern Marshall Plan to those that say it will enmesh the world in Beijing’s sphere of influence. The March/April 2020 edition of EURObiz turns to our members for their views and insights on the BRI. This edition also includes a special section on lessons learned from the COVID-19 outbreak.

 Also featured in this edition:

  • Stimulus Packages: A guide to funding and public incentives available to SMEs in China
  • Flattery Comes Cheap: How to protect the interior design of shops in China
  • #Becauseofus: Advocacy successes of the European Chamber’s working groups

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EURObiz Issue 56 (May/June 2020)

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Since the outbreak of COVID-19, many businesses have adopted work-from-home practices or automated systems that reduced the need for human interaction, including robots for ‘contact-free’ deliveries and minimising healthcare workers’ to exposure to infected patients. This flexibility allowed many businesses to keep operations ticking over. The March/April 2020 edition of EURObiz looks at how going digital can help businesses cope in times of crisis.

 Also featured in this edition:

  • Copy & Paste: How the piracy paradox drives the fashion cycle
  • Mi Dominio, Su Dominio: Registering top level domain names in China.
  • #Becauseofus: Advocacy successes of the European Chamber’s working groups

Read articles online on EURObiz website.

EURObiz Issue 57 (July/August 2020)

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In these times, when few things are certain, European businesses in China can be sure of one thing: the potential the country still has in regards to economic development. The July/August edition of EURObiz argues that China is far more than just its Tier 1 cities, and it is time that European investors shift their gaze past the megacities on the coast to rising Tier 2 and Tier 3 stars like Chengdu, Nanjing and Ningbo.

Also featured in this edition:

  • Resetting China’s Growth Model: Emerging opportunities for European companies
  • The Fraud Triangle: Business risk management in the era of COVID-19
  • Overcast Horizons: Investor sentiment remains negative despite COVID-19 recovery

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