China - Travelogue - October 2004

Synopsis

Archived report: this report was archived September 2005 and has not been updated. In late September I travelled to China to experience, first-hand, some of the exciting new developments in this, the largest country in the world. My last visit had been 15 years ago. I am sure that most people outside China have little comprehension of the mind-boggling pace of change, not only economically, but socially as well. In 2004, the Chinese people are far friendlier, more open and socially engaged. China is rapidly changing from a global market to a global power and this will have far-reaching consequences for global competition. The question is whether the rest of the world, and our industry in particular, is ready for this tsunami?

Table of Contents

  • 1. Synopsis
  • 2. Business trip
  • 3. First impressions
    • 3.1 Equalling western developments
    • 3.2 Communism and democracy
    • 3.3 China wants to be taken seriously
    • 3.4 Surprises
    • 3.5 Balanced regional/city developments
  • 4. 1421
  • 5. China, the re-emerging superpower
  • 6. Huge national challenges
    • 6.1 Pollution
    • 6.2 Over-development
    • 6.3 Unemployment
  • 7. Hong Kong’s fortunes are changing
  • 8. Report: China - Analysis Telecoms Market – late 2004
  • 9. Other reports

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Last updated 18 Feb 2005
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