Robert Kapp

former President, US-China Business Council

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President of Robert A. Kapp & Associates, which consults to companies doing business in China; former President of the US-China Business Council, the principal organization of American companies engaged in trade and investment with China

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Google first signaled its  displeasure with China  in January, after discovering that its source code had been hacked and that human rights activists' G-mail accounts had been…

As Google and China Square Off, What's the Fallout ?

Google first signaled its displeasure with China in January, after discovering that its source code had been hacked and that human rights activists' G-mail accounts had been…

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Late last year, as Congress considered a ban on imports from overseas "sweatshops," we broadcast a program on working conditions in China.

Are Chinese Workers Paying the Price for Cheap Goods?

Late last year, as Congress considered a ban on imports from overseas "sweatshops," we broadcast a program on working conditions in China.

from To the Point

Some 21 million toys made in China and imported by the United States have been recalled because of lead paint or other dangerous defects.

Are Chinese Workers Paying the Price for Cheap Goods?

Some 21 million toys made in China and imported by the United States have been recalled because of lead paint or other dangerous defects.

from To the Point

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