Essays Tagged: "Asia Pacific"

Samsung Corporation: Strategic analysis

et trends, and the nature of Samsung's strengths and weaknesses. The scope of this study will cover Asia Pacific.BackgroundSamsung Electronics was a financially crippled giant 6 years ago. It was syno ... s and carriers most exposed to the inventory overhang sought out the gray market. Consequently, the Asia/Pacific region, and in particular the Chinese market, experienced what was arguably the most ac ...

(13 pages) 954 1 3.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

Globalisation - "Examine how global, regional, and bilateral trade agreements can impact on the global economy."

e liberalization in that it promotes free trade between countries - examples of such groups are the Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation (APEC) and European Union (EU). Although their arrangements may r ... tend to have a closed trading bloc due to their protection policies, the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) have a much more open trade scheme, with the majority (78%) of their trade flo ...

(9 pages) 624 3 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Citibank Credit Cards

IntroductionCitibank's Asia Pacific Consumer Bank has thought of launching credit card business as a way of growing future ... and, the management of New York questioned the wisdom of issuing cards in the markets. Now Citibank Asia Pacific Consumer Bank has to establish plausible strategies for issuing cards such as positioni ... establish plausible strategies for issuing cards such as positioning, pricing and how to launch in Asia Pacific.In this paper, I would like to present the overview of the credit cards industry and co ...

(5 pages) 358 1 4.1 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

China is a dragon today

o Rachel Morarjee, there are four aspects to be contrasted. She maintains that China has topped the Asia-Pacific advertising market.ú@. About Chinese and Western audienceFirstly, take FedEx for ...

(2 pages) 58 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Why did the Allies Drop the Atomic Bomb in Japan? The war was nearly end, there was no need to drop the atomic bombs. A bomb could have been enough, but they dropped two.

The Allies had chosen a big and crucial step in Asia- Pacific, in relation to the war. The Allies had stopped the Japanese Emperor from expanding it ... handle this vacuum condition. This vacuum condition opened a wide door for USSR to take control in Asia Pacific. However, since US dropped the atomic bombs, this vacuum condition ended, Japanese surr ... c bombs, this vacuum condition ended, Japanese surrendered under US terms, and USSR failed to enter Asia Pacific. The failure of USSR to enter Asia Pacific buried any chance of post- war condition. Ja ...

(2 pages) 113 3 2.6 Jul/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Nova Incorporated: Two sourcing opportunities

ve for NOVA future. They are about two sourcing opportunities:-The first is from NOVA president for Asia Pacific who seeks permission to conduct negotiations that would lead to joint manufacturing and ... tribution price for different consumer in different countries. It's the case here for Brazilian and Asian markets where they try to decrease cost to conquer these growing markets. To be more competiti ...

(7 pages) 67 0 2.3 Jan/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

GLO-BUS simulation.

lities at Seattle for USA, Canada and Latin America, Frankfurt for Europe and Africa and Taiwan for Asia Pacific.Mission, Goals and Objectives:The Mission of the company is to produce world-class came ...

(6 pages) 344 0 5.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Strategic Analysis of the Firm, Nike INC

on channels in more than 100 countries targeting its primary market regions: United States, Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Americas (not including the United States). Nike utilizes over 20,000 retailer ... 's own activities are centralized. The manufacturers are typically independent companies in various Asian countries. Nike currently has more than 50 independent footwear contact factories in the Asia ...

(24 pages) 416 0 4.4 May/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Clothing, Footwear and Cosmetics


ne) is a mobile telecommunications company, with its operations in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific and the US through its subsidiary undertakings, associated undertakings and investments ... the company's 'other mobile operations' covering operations in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific. In addition, there are a number of central functions which provide services to the mob ...

(51 pages) 273 0 4.4 May/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies


ctionoThere has been a slight shift from high income countries, which now hold 75% of trade, to the Asia Pacific which has doubled its input to 9%•In terms of sizeoTrade growth has been driven by ... stage of becoming development. They have used export led development strategies and concentrated in Asia-PacificoTransition- centrally planned to marketoEmerging mkts- growth rates between 5-10%, bett ...

(5 pages) 58 0 4.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Intel Beyond 2003: Looking for Its Third Act

el also needs to sell more silicon products by penetrating more on its global market (especially in Asia Pacific) in order to reach $35-40 million of its total revenue within the next 2-3 years.Altern ...

(5 pages) 48 0 3.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

Case Study: Michelin's supply chain strategy

ore recently, Michelin have dispersion to six target markets: Europe, North America, South America, Asia Pacific, China, Africa and the Middle-East.Table 2, The chart of the relationship between Compe ... eir geographic coverage is almost similar, it covering Europe, Japan, North America, South America, Asia Pacific, China, Africa and the Middle-East. In Michelin, the Group's growth in Asia will be sig ...

(13 pages) 89 0 0.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Final Project: Cost Accounting Analysis of Levi Strauss & Co.

2006 were $4.2 billion and approximately 40 percent of the net revenues come from the European and Asia Pacific businesses. Levi Strauss & Co has products and accessories other than jeans such as ...

(5 pages) 89 2 4.7 Oct/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company L.L.C as the "king of hoteliers

and operation of luxury hotels for others. It currently has operations in the three major regions; Asia/Pacific, Europe/Middle East and the Americans and Caribbean. (see Exhibit 1)Today the company i ...

(8 pages) 113 0 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management


. Therefore, Dubai's geographical proximity to the Middle East, the Indian Subcontinent and Central Asia, combined with its easy access to Europe and the Eastern Mediterranean make Dubai the location ...

(12 pages) 1643 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Tiger Airlines

IntroductionTiger Airways is internationally recognised as one of the Asia-Pacific's leading low fare carriers. The company had recognised that in this highly competitive ...

(3 pages) 2889 0 0.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Assignment Report on Bank Performance

s organization in the world with more than 8,500 offices in 86 countries and territories in Europe, Asian, Americas, Africa and Middle East HSBC had come to Vietnam and opened the first office in HCM ... al network comprise of 8,500 offices in 86 countries and territories in big regions such as Europe, Asia-Pacific, Americas, Africa and Middle East with total assets was estimated up to US$ 2,422 billi ...

(13 pages) 66 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


ecognized itself as the most important and favourite brand in many markets where it is currently in Asia Pacific. Support by its experience, modernism, user-friendliness and a protected solution, Noki ...

(7 pages) 26 0 0.0 Aug/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Identify and discuss the sources of conflict related to the culture of the country or countries where your Company does business? Discuss why these conflicts occurred and who was involved.

raco�"Cultural Conflicts"The TaylorMade Corporation has an outstanding relationship with the Asian community but it always wasn't this nice. The company initially ran into problems with its ove ... ear, but the company did not do as well as planned.Dieter Paschen (then 59), was the Head of Region Asia Pacific for Taylormade-adidas golf. He was in his last year with adidas (30 years) and carried ...

(3 pages) 11 0 0.0 Nov/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Foreign Policy of Later U.S. Presidents (Kennedy to Clinton) - IB History of the Americas

cessors? Use as examples at least two different countries in two different regions of Latin America/Asia-Pacific, 1898-2000.Wednesday March 16th, 2010Word Count: 1146Policies and actions of United Sta ...

(5 pages) 4 0 0.0 Jul/2011

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents