The degree to which the extensive business networks of ethnic Chinese in Asia succeed because of ethnic characteristics, or simply because of the sound application of good business practice, is a key question of great current concern to those interested in business, management and economic development in Asia. This book brings together a range of leading experts who present original new research findings and important new thinking on this vital subject.... richest businessman, with corporate assets worth approximately RM1.8 bn ( approximately US$0.3 bn) (see The Star, 5/19/1992). ... That year, hisfamily company, Boon SiewSdnBhd, secured thefranchise to bethe soledistributorof Honda motorcycles. ... clutches, brakes andspeedometers; thegroupisalso heavilyinvolved inthemanufactureof plastic component parts. ... the government intends to reduce the import content of material used in theautomotive sector ( TheSun, 6/17/1996).
|Title||:||Chinese Entrepreneurship and Asian Business Networks|
|Author||:||Solvay Gerke, Thomas Menkhoff|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2003-08-29|