China and a deficit of trust

To the CCP, a contract is just a piece of paper. This is very damaging not only for China’s own economic interest but also for the global business ecosystem.

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COVID-19: The new Chernobyl

Some Chinese citizens are comparing their government’s initial delayed response to the outbreak with the Chernobyl disaster.

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Transparency is the antidote to corruption

Being transparent is increasingly seen by society as a prerequisite to becoming a good corporate citizen. Lee Kok Leong, executive editor, Maritime Fairtrade, reports