Current Business Affairs

The UK's EU referendum

A referendum is a vote in which everyone of voting age can take part, it was held on Thursday 23 June, to decide whether the UK should leave or remain in the European Union. The referendum turnout was 71.8%, with more than 30 million people voting. It was the highest turnout in a UK-wide vote since the 1992 general election...

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The thrid-largest acquisition in the history of the technological industry - Microsoft and LinkedIn

Microsoft had just announced recently that it would pay $26.2 billion to buy the professional social netwrork, LinkedIn, which is the third-largest acquisition in the history of the technological industry. Mr. Jeff Weiner, boss of LinkedIn, and Mr. Satya Nadella, boss of Microsoft, had made a promise that the deal would transform business' and workers' productivity worldwide...


Hong Kong is becoming so uncool

Nothing to be blamed and we just need to admit that Hong Kong is just not cool anymore if we do not make any changes. We are just like a restaurant that no longer get crowds queuing up for because we are losing customers to new eatery that is more attractive and appealing. That is more cool than we are; we're lost the mojo; and we're just not new and hip anymore...

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Chinese laundry detergent ad behind racist

Recently, a Chinese detergent commercial advertisement (Qiaobi) showing a black man got pushed by a Chinese lady into a washing machine and transformed into a fair-skinned Chinese man in a fresh white T-shirt slowly emerges from the washing machine has gone viral online...