The problems of Multinational Corporations (MNCs) operating in China seems to be growing by the day.Once the darling of MNCs around the world due to its cheap labor,strong infrastructure and supportive government,China is increasingly frustrating MNCs .The favoritism shown towards local companies is starting to hurt foreign companies in China.While foreign companies are looking to […]

Shale Gas is the newest Fossil Fuel Technology which would greatly help extend the world’s fast depleting oil and gas reserves.Shale gas has boomed in the US recently with improvements in hydraulic technology.Shale Gas is a “unconventional” Gas form like coalbed methane which was not usually available in commercial quantities.However the ability to fracture shale […]

Sharp,the Japanese Zaibatsu known more for its Electronics Products is also the world’s No 1 Company in terms Solar Module Revenues.Sharp has been the solar world leader since the past 4-5 years despite stiff competition recently  from upcoming Chinese Crystalline Solar (c-Si) players and Thin Film Leader First Solar.The Chinese have gained almost 50% of […]

It was earlier reported that China would promotes its CleanTech Industry through Electric Vehicle subsidies.It would give between $7000-9000 in subsidies to Electric Vehicles and Hybrid Vehicles.Note China is already a leader in Battery Technology for Electric Vehicles with both Japanese and American automajors looking to Chinese technology and production of Batteries for their new […]

Microsoft has withdrawn its Kin range of smartphones after they proved to be a dismal failure.In my post Is Microsoft on the road to Oblivion,I had written how Microsoft’s slow lumbering pace under inept management has made Microsoft look like a laggard in the fact-paced Technology Industry.Competition between Technology Behemoths like Google,Apple and others has […]

In Seven Reasons that China’s Economy might be slowing down, I had described the factors that might lead the super strong Chinese growth engine to slow down.It seems that the symptoms of a slowdown have started appearing with Purchasing Manufacturing Index (PMI) and Leading Indicators both indicating that growth  is slowing.After a scorching 11.9% growth […]