US Carrier Coming to Hong Kong?

Dear Global Business Enthusiast,

Michael Michelini (@michelini) here. You’re getting this email because you requested my periodic thoughts on international business from Hong Kong.

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Shenzhen vs HK startups, Chinese police in Rome, Chinese women afraid to date foreign men and more this week.

May day holiday, really called Labor Day, was celebrated earlier this week with Monday off in both Hong Kong and China. No holiday in America, but then again I’m losing track of which holiday is for who these days – part of the global business game I guess!

Continuing on the article shared in earlier newsletters about warnings from Chinese government to women dating foreign men that may be spies – women have responded. They agree it is dangerous to date foreign men, but for different reasons than the government.

Via Chris Moore

The US wants to bring an aircraft carrier to Hong Kong, but Chinese government says no way.

More cross border news, Shenzhen continues to get more attention than Hong Kong for startup buzz, this Forbes contributor notes:.

Via Chris Moore

And with the growing Chinese tourists, this is a new development – the Chinese police to patrol streets of Rome –

Via Andre Martin

Global From Asia News

Listen to this week’s podcast

I’m pumped this week we have the CEO of JungleScout, Greg Mercer, dropping a ton of value about sourcing product from China for your Amazon FBA business.

Are you an affiliate marketer? Can you use Hong Kong? Here’s sometactics for using HK as your base.

Hong Kong Supercharged News

Our client services manager, Valery, is rocking it! Had her first consulting call, giving people great private calls about Hong Kong banking tips.

Photo of the Week

I have crossed the Hong Kong and Shenzhen border every week for the last 22 weeks straight, breaking records on Foursquare and the un-questionable mayor of this place!

Sent May 5, 2016

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American internet entrepreneur in China, Asia, and Hong Kong. Helping companies do business globally from Asia

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