The Inaugural British Motor Sport Festival (BMF) successfully launched on November 29th at Beijing Golden Port. Over 200 guests of drivers, instructors, media and car owners attended the opening ceremony. Five British Supercar Brands – Lotus, Morgan Motor Company, McLaren, Radical and the Mini Owners Club of China joined the Opening Parade with cars and […]
As part of the plan to build the brand of Morgan and Lotus in China, I had conceived of an event on the scale of the British Business Awards which I founded in 2008. This time, to bring the entire British business community together around the platform of Motor Sport; with Morgan a […]
Published on Oct 20, 2015 Driving his first Morgan Roadster on the streets of Beijing four years ago, British expat Jim James recognized a new business opportunity in the classic car market in China. Since then, he has been a pioneer in the field, building on his 20-year’s experience of living in China. Let’s take […]
Leading entrepreneurs from the UK share their experiences of doing business in China By Yin Lu Source:Global Times Published: 2015-10-22 21:23:01 British business owners thrive in different industries in China by exerting the UK’s strengths. Photo: IC Have you noticed that among the 20 million Beijing dwellers, a small group of them are being influenced […]
We took part in the Bund Classic in Shanghai 16-18th Oct. It was a resounding success. A highlight of my time building the Morgan brand in China has been the drive down the Bund with vintage cars and 5 Morgan vehicles. We used the Go-Pro to record the moment.
“I am writing this post at 35,000 ft in the air whilst on SQ806 from Singapore to Beijing, reflecting on a week in which I travelled from China to Singapore to Bangalore and back. On the cover of the FT the headline talks of ‘dramatic falls’, there is a spat between N and S Korea, […]
I am honoured to be included by the British Council in the ‘Leading Lights’ programme for 2015. According to Stephanie Jackson, Education Marketing Officer at British Council, ‘the Leading Lights are a key element of the China Alumni Network, and are a selection of successful UK nationals who have built exciting careers on the basis of […]
The history of EASTWEST PR has mirrored the development of Asia as a regional economic power, starting in Singapore and then opening in China and India as these markets liberalized and moved to international markets. The agency was founded on a need for professional services in Asia. In 1994 the Founder, I travelled to Asia as […]