Author: Marco Chao

The Football Market in China : a Rising Dragon

Mustering around 850 million monthly active users on the local social media, China is gradually becoming a preponderant economic market for worldwide clubs. First and foremorst, european clubs have grasped both the complexity and wonders of the emerging football market in China. Recent trends have hogged the spotlight on the investment policy in the chessboard. The middle kingdom has implemented a radically efficient strategy in attracting foreign players: targeting European Leagues, like Italian and Spanish ones, in which clubs are facing huge amounts of debts, structures renewal and turnover. Following up the previous World Cup where Chinese fans surprised by their...

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CHINESE INVESTMENT BOOST THE INTERNATIONAL REAL ESTATE MARKET

Figuring out in how many words one can give a concise description of Chinese investment isn’t a mere matter. Have you ever wondered the tremendous growth and continuous wealth heaped up in the International Real Estate sector by Chinese investors in these recent years ? They may appear similar in many ways, aiming for two major objectives through massive investment in overseas housing : finding the rare pearl that can potentially propel them to an upgraded stage and secondly get social tracks. Moreover, having a leading ‘face’ is significant, socially speaking, in order to get priceless connections and further...

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LGBT TRAVEL FROM CHINA : NEW MARKET FOR EUROPE

Attitude about LGBT From West and China   Europe has a more welcoming attitude with a range of anti-discrimination laws and, in many countries, same-sex marriage is totally legal. Social views on homosexuality are also positive, particularly in big cities like Paris, Berlin and London.15 out of the 25 countries that have legalized same-sex marriage worldwide are situated in Europe. In China, it has become more accepting of homosexuality in recent years. Many families, social media and even educational textbooks still treat it as a problem that needs to be fixed. For most of the 20th century, homosexual sex was...

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KOREAN LUXURY TRAVEL NEW SHAPES IN 2018

Koreans are the people who travel the most in Asia Pacific, according to a study conducted by Visa, with an average of 5 travels abroad every two years. Empowered by a young generation who wants to study abroad, the koreans are willing to spend more than usual for opening up to the outside world. On average over the year, 110, 000 won are spent per trip per person. The market of high-end tourism is the key to prospect for growth, with an estimation of 6.83% per year over the period 2017 to 2020.   MAIN DESTINATIONS FAVOURED BY KOREAN PEOPLE...

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FOREIGN UNIVERSITIES ATTRACT KOREAN STUDENTS

Through a selection system that emphasizes excellence and the highest rates of higher education graduates in the OECD, Korea is a prime market for foreign universities. A strong tendency to study abroad is constantly spreading but recent studies display a slowdown in the trend. What are the main reasons ? Korea is the OECD country with the highest per capita gdp, expenditure on education. Studying abroad has long been a substantial advantage in the job market. The morning calm country has the largest population in graduated student from higher education with 64% from 25 to 34 years old segment,...

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