Tag: China Desk

Tips for overcoming language and cultural barriers when doing business in China

There are some vast cultural differences when it comes to working with Chinese businesses, and in order to have a successful working relationship, it is imperative that you fully understand and embrace these differences. Here are some tips to help you when doing business in China. Relationships are key – Personal relationships are of vital …

Sherrards meets Law Society President Jonathan Smithers at Chinese New Year reception

Laurel Zhang (head of the Sherrards China Desk) together with Paul Marmor (head of International Services) with Jonathan Smithers, President of the Law Society, at a Law Society reception celebrating the Chinese New Year – the year of the Monkey. The Chinese new year of the ‘Red Fire Monkey’ is considered auspicious for making money, obtaining return …

Head of Sherrards’ China Desk shares platforms with Berkeley Homes across China

Sherrards’ Head of China Desk, Laurel Zhang, has recently completed a whirlwind tour of China, alongside leading British homebuilder Berkeley Homes, and one of the foremost UK/Chinese estate agencies, City Wharf, speaking at various symposia on what is required to enter the British property market, and what is attractive about Chinese investment into the UK. …