Kick Start is a new series of handy, pocket-size guides developed for the business traveler. Each guide is researched and written for a specific country and is designed to help readers kick-start themselves into action as soon as they arrive. Essential details are covered, including what to expect from the transportation system, where to get the best rate of exchange, and what to wear, as well as information on tax-free zones and local customs and etiquette. The guides are also helpful tools for entrepreneurs on the lookout for overseas business opportunities. Hong Kong is a business environment with a free-market mentality, no control over foreign ownership, low taxes, and a highly educated and productive workforce. Hong Kong, Macau, and the Pearl River Delta combine to create a key link to business opportunities that lie in the rest of China. Did you know... -- Business cards are of paramount importance for business success -- You should never refuse to sing at a karaoke bar -- You will lose face with your Chinese business associates if you cannot eat with chopsticks -- Although bribes are illegal, gifts are accepted and appreciatedDial 013 for more information or Oil for collect calls. Telephone Area Codes ac Hong Kong city code: 852 ac Macau city code: 853 ac China country code: 86 ac Guangzhou city code: 20 ac Shenzhen city code: 755 ac Zhuhai city code: 756 Alwaysanbsp;...
|Title||:||Hong Kong, Macau, and the Pearl River Delta|
|Author||:||Guy Brooks, Victoria Brooks|
|Publisher||:||Self Counsel Pr - 1995|