Posts Tagged ‘Britain’

Alipay’s Travel Tax Refund Service Arrives In Ten European Countries

Chinese Internet payment platform Alipay will launch a travel value-added tax refund service in ten countries in Europe to allow …


Chinese Consortium Invests CNY20.6 Billion Into UK Data Centers

British data center company Global Switch, which is owned by the Reuben Brothers, has sold 49% of its shares to …


Understanding UK and China Taxes: An Important Event For Cross-Border Business

Beijing, China, October 3, 2016 /ChinaNewswire.com/ – LehmanBrown, the China-focused accounting, taxation and business advisory firm, is holding its next tax event in association with the British Chamber of Commerce in China on October 17, 2016. This free event headlines two top speakers ready to engage and introduce the audience to important information for UK… Read More


China Can Be Deadly For Foreign E-commerce Firms

Asos.cn websiteAsos, a leading fashion e-commerce operator in Great Britain, announced plans to end its China business after less than three …


First Of 4 IoT Ecosystem Accelerators Opens In China

British-based ARM has partnered with Chinese smart device firm Thundersoft to launch an Internet of Things accelerator in Beijing. The ARM Innovation Ecosystem Accelerator is an IoT one-stop shop for startups and OEMs in Beijing. The Beijing facility is the first of four planned and is aimed at further advancing China’s IoT industry. Financial terms […]


Shunned By Other Countries, Chinese Tech Firm Makes British Investment

Huawei Technologies recently made an investment in XMOS, a British fabless semiconductor company and leader in intelligent multicore microcontrollers. This marks the Chinese telecom device maker’s first equity investment in a British technology company. Apart from Huawei, Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH of Germany and Xilinx Inc. from the U.S. also participated in the strategic […]


China’s Huawei Plans To Invest EUR100 Million In Romania Over Next Five Years

With security and spying concerns breathing down its neck in other parts of the world, Chinese telecom device maker Huawei plans to invest EUR100 million in Romania over the next five years. Huawei has been operating businesses in Romania for over ten years and it currently has about 800 employees in this country. Its facilities […]


Hong Kong Earns Highest Email Spam Honor

Technology security company Symantec says Hong Kong received the highest level of spam of any region or country in the world as the company published its latest report.
The May 2009 MessageLabs Intelligence Report highlights that spam experienced a further worldwide increase of 5.1% since last month, reaching heights of 90.4%. Email spam levels in Hong […]


Hon Hai Gains General Acting Rights For Apple On Chinese Mainland

Taiwan-based technology manufacturing group Hon Hai Precision will become the general agent for Apple’s (AAPL) products on the Chinese mainland and the company will start its large-scale deployment in the mainland channels market later this year.


Alibaba.com Invests USD30 Million In Overseas Advertising

While the world economy is heading to the toilet and Chinese manufacturers are preparing to feel the pinch because their overseas buyers will have no cash, Alibaba.com is hoping a new round of international advertising will maintain its growth with helping connect Chinese suppliers with foreign customers.