Monthly Archives: December 2011
China accounts for 97 per cent of rare earth output and its 2009 decision to curb exports while it builds up an industry to create products made with them alarmed foreign companies that depend on Chinese supplies. via China cuts … Continue reading
Shake up your thinking by looking at the world from the perspective of a particular country, industry, or company. “Rooted” maps can help you unearth hidden opportunities and threats. via Remapping your strategic mind-set – McKinsey Quarterly – Strategy – … Continue reading
Yen-Yuan Trade Plan to Cut Dollar Dependence of China, Japan – Businessweek.
UPDATE 2-China’s factories falter, pro-growth policies eyed | Reuters.
BRIC Decade Ends With Record Fund Outflows as Growth Slows – Businessweek.