Country Insights

Country Insights

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Unmask China - Download our New Country Report

Looking for some in-depth but bite-sized information on China?

Our China Country Report has been written for people who are wanting to get beneath the skin of the people and the culture. As well as practical advice on doing business it also provides essential information on Chinese history, politics and economics so you can hold your own when conversations start to get serious!

For only £4.99 the report can be yours.


Simply pay with via Paypal and you will be sent a link to download the PDF.

Please note this offer is only for individual use - if required for an organisation or for distribution, kindly contact us.

Preview Contents: What's Inside?

Here's a sneak preview of what you will access.

China - An Introduction

  • Etymology
  • Geography
  • Time
  • Climate
  • Natural disasters
  • Population
  • Language
  • Religion
  • History
  • Politics and legalization
  • Safety and security

Investing in China

  • Economic development
  • Foreign Direct Investment
  • Infrastructure
  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Environment and Energy
  • Transportation

Cultural overview

  • Chinese Culture and Society Overview
  • Confucianism
  • Importance of the family
  • Attitudes towards women
  • Stereotypes and misconceptions
  • Chinese Social Phenomenon
  • National holidays and festivals

Business Etiquette, Customs and Protocol

  • Collective approach and social harmony
  • Power and authority
  • Desire to avoid open conflict
  • Importance of the face
  • Management style
  • Greetings
  • Business cards
  • Guanxi (mutual obligation networks) and gift giving
  • Gift giving
  • Receiving gifts
  • Dining
  • Dress code
  • Business meetings
  • Business negotiations
  • Corruption
  • Being a laowai (老外 foreigner) in China
  • Dynamics of British culture and Chinese Culturev
  • Tips
  • Useful links

All this for only £4.99 - a bargain!


Our country reports are designed to increase the reader’s awareness of a specific country / culture in order to maximise their potential when working there. Each country profile aims to give a complete picture of the country/ culture starting from a general overview then tackling specifics on how business is conducted.

By imparting the reader with invaluable cultural knowledge this offers an in-depth understanding of how to build interpersonal relationships, promote clearer lines of communication and help minimise misunderstandings.

This report is written for a wide audience, and follows a very simple, logical format.

  • An introduction to the country, its history, politics, people and culture.
  • An understanding of the target country’s values, customs and etiquette and their possible impact on work and social life.
  • Tips on preparing to work with new colleagues from the target country.
  • An accurate portrayal of daily life in the target destination.
  • Guidelines and tools on adapting and dealing with cultural differences.
  • Practical information and useful links.

The profile is to be solely used by the purchasing individual or organisation. If materials from this profile are to be used outside of agreed context, Commisceo Global Consultancy Ltd must be referenced and copyrights respected. Any questions can be emailed to us via the contact form.