FAST TAKE on China: US-China friction and the challenges of contradictory compliance needs

North Head’s Director of Public Affairs, Mike Dennison examines the GR challenges posed by recent changes in US-China relations The recent souring of US-China relations that started with the breakdown of talks in early May will potentially have long-term implications for international companies operating in and with China. Government relations professionals need to develop proactive, creative solutions that are… Continue reading FAST TAKE on China: US-China friction and the challenges of contradictory compliance needs

Challenges and prospects against the backdrop of the US-China trade war: Global Times Leader RoundTable

The overview of Global Times Leader RoundTable on January 24 Photo:GT From left to right, John Russell, Long Yongtu and Li Daokui Photo:GT Experts and scholars showed reserved optimism for the Chinese economy in 2019, against the backdrop of the US-China trade war, as efforts toward deeper reforms and opening up can be expected to… Continue reading Challenges and prospects against the backdrop of the US-China trade war: Global Times Leader RoundTable

North Head, Global Times host roundtable to highlight FDI in China’s growth, Belt and Road

On July 25, North Head and the Global Times, in association with the Hinrich Foundation, co-hosted the Global Times Leader Roundtable in Beijing. See below for Global Times coverage of the event. — FDI: The key to strong economy Landmark meeting highlights important role of foreign capital in China’s GDP and B&R   Officials and… Continue reading North Head, Global Times host roundtable to highlight FDI in China’s growth, Belt and Road

North Head and Global Times host roundtable to discuss China’s changing consumers

  On March 1, North Head and the Global Times successfully organised a roundtable to exchange views on the trends shaping China’s consumers and its transformation to a consumption-based economy. As a strategic counsellor, North Head helped to bring together senior executives from a full range of businesses, including agriculture, food and beverage, manufacturing, energy,… Continue reading North Head and Global Times host roundtable to discuss China’s changing consumers

North Head supports the Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease (PFCD) in its U.S.-China Health Summit engagement

North Head helped PFCD engage in the 2016 U.S.-China Health Summit, held in Xi’an, China from 2 to 4 September 2016. At the summit, PFCD Chairman Dr. Kenneth Thorpe delivered a keynote address and co-hosted the summit’s Public Health Forum with Director-General Wang Yu of the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention. The forum… Continue reading North Head supports the Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease (PFCD) in its U.S.-China Health Summit engagement

Position papers: advancing rural development in APEC

North Head has worked with the Pacific Basin Economic Council, The Global Poverty Project, and The Mountain Institute to create two position papers on how APEC may pursue inclusive rural development and poverty alleviation (RDPA) among member economies. This follows the APEC Leaders’ 2013 call for research on how APEC can best address RDPA. Position… Continue reading Position papers: advancing rural development in APEC

North Head voted Specialist Consultancy of the Year 2015

On 3 December 2015, North Head was honoured in front of clients, friends, and peers from the communications industry at the Gold Standard Awards gala in Hong Kong with the Specialist Consultancy of the Year award. This award identifies corporate public affairs, public relations, and communications excellence by a consultancy practice or specialist agency in… Continue reading North Head voted Specialist Consultancy of the Year 2015