Daxue Talks 35: How can businesses in China minimize the effects of coronavirus?

effects of coronavirus

Businesses in China minimize the effects of coronavirus What are the legal rights of Chinese entrepreneurs during the virus outbreak? How can entrepreneurs in China, with the help of legal instruments, minimize the financial impact of the actual crisis? In this episode, Nicolas Coster, a business lawyer, discusses the consequences of the coronavirus outbreak from […]

The Diabetes Treatment market in China

diabetes treatment market in China

The diabetes treatment market in China is about to experience a boom, and this piece will explain why. For some background, Diabetes is a disorder of metabolism that impairs one’s ability to process blood glucose or blood sugar. The pancreas  releases insulin to help body store and use the sugar and fat from the food […]

Daxue Talks transcript #18: Buzz around WFOE and JV in China

enterprise type policies in China

Find here the Daxue Talks episode 18. From the talk with Coster, learn useful tips about changes to Chinese business law. Full transcript below: I am Nicolas Coster, I’m a French business lawyer. I’ve been in China for 16 years and specialized in foreign direct investment. So, basically, I set up companies in China. What are […]

Daxue Talks 18: Changes in enterprise policies in China 2020

enterprise policies in China 2020

enterprise policies in China Interview with Nicolas Coster, a French business lawyer who specialized in FDI. In this China business vlog, we discuss changes in enterprise-type policies in China in 2020 and the consequences that it entails. This episode will be especially useful for those who work with WFOEs and JVs. Jump to the questions: […]

How movie sales reflects sophistication of Chinese consumer preferences

Changing Chinese consumer preferences for more sophisticated movies

Investigating what movie preferences say about Chinese consumers As of August 11, 2019, Nezha, a movie re-adapted from an ancient Chinese mythology, has grossed over ¥3.5 billion ($700 million) in China, becoming the most popular movie of the summer. However, recent sales are not too optimistic for other players. Because of strict censorship, four highly-anticipated movies were pulled […]

What to know about the newest special economic zone in China: Xiong’an New Area

xiongan new economic zone china

What is a special economic zone in China? In the late 1970s and 1980s, the Chinese began experimenting with capitalism by opening up special economic zones in coastal areas. These special areas were allowed special economic rules separate from the rest of the country. For example, foreign investment and companies in these areas faced lower […]

How brand independence can maximize profits | workshop in Shanghai

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One-Day Training and Workshops On Brand Independence 🗓️ Date: March 5th, 2020, from 9:30 am to 6:30 pm (including breakfast and lunch) 📍 Location: Jiaotong University 🎓 Within one day, learn how to: ✅ Gain independence from marketplaces like Tmall, JD, and others; ✅ Define a Unique Positioning for your brand website; ✅ Develop your […]

Good news for foreign companies: The ease of doing business in China is increasing


This October, the World Bank released its annual ‘ease of doing business’ report. This year, the report is called “Doing Business 2020.” It showcases the progress that countries have made to improve their business climates during the last year. Perhaps as a surprise to many, the ease of doing business in China has improved at […]

A guide to the non-life insurance market in China | daxue consulting

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Non-life insurance market in China Following economic growth and the accumulation of wealth comes the need to protect ones belongings. Many segments of the non-life insurance market in China are growing and creating opportunities for both foreign and domestic companies. The auto insurance market in China: Following China’s car boom China’s auto insurance market can […]