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Google bows to Chinese censorship

Google has not been operating in China for some time. The main cause is the censorship that the Chinese government applies to the results of the US search engine. There are many websites that can not be visited in and around Beijing: from the main social networks to online versions of major international newspapers such as the New York Times or Le Monde. Even platforms such as Youtube and Vimeo are in no way accessible to Chinese consumers as well asĀ  work tools like Dropbox and Shutterstock. In a reality like the Chinese one, therefore, a search engine that shows…

Haitao: the chinese online shopping experience

Haitao: the Chinese online shopping experience Haitao means overseas in Chinese and today this term identifies a movement of mainly young Chinese consumers, who buy their products online from Western companies…overseas. The Chinese millennials, especially those belonging to the so-called middle-class, are the heirs of the economic boom that has changed the needs of consumers in the last twenty years. The demand for this category of consumers was more attentive to quality and susceptible to the added value of the brand. So many blogs and online forums were born over time, where new Haitao consumers exchanged views both about products…