With the world’s largest manufacturing base and a burgeoning middle class, China’s rise to the top in e-commerce is inevitable. U.S. dominance of the e-commerce market is close to being dislodged by China whose online shoppers (currently 145 million) are … Continued
The Growth of Turkey
Turkey’s success is down to its economic focus on ‘service’ rather than agriculture.
As Baidu took a dominant position in China with Google’s exit last year, it was expected that China’s leading search engine would have a hassle-free existence, without any foreseeable competition or issues with the Chinese government. Problems started to sidle, however, when … Continued
Online business in China has been growing rapidly in recent years creating a number of successful online companies which have benefitted from China’s gigantic Internet user base, the largest in the world. The upward trajectory of many online companies is being … Continued
There was once a time in China when translation errors were a common sight in the country. Rather than being helpful, translated sign boards and advertisements were a source of amusement for visitors and speakers of different languages. However this trend too … Continued
Language Connect recently provided interpreters for a Chinese delegation from Bright Food, the Chinese conglomerate looking to acquire United Biscuits, owners of Jaffa Cakes, McVitie’s and Jacob’s amongst other British household names. It struck me that this is very much … Continued