A survey of Singaporean Chinese investors in Mainland China and their knowledge of the Chinese language

Mathew, Mary and Krishnamurti, Chandrasekhar and Sevic, Zeljko (2005) A survey of Singaporean Chinese investors in Mainland China and their knowledge of the Chinese language. Cross Cultural Management: an International Journal, 12 (1). pp. 46-59. ISSN 1352-7606


In Singapore, there is hardly any study relating to the
significance of foreign language in the context of foreign business dealings (Agarwal, 2002). This article communicates a survey of Chinese Singaporeans and their perception of the importance of the Chinese language and other critical factors in business dealings with China.

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Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: Permanent restricted access to paper due to publisher copyright restrictions.
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Business - Department of Economics and Resource Management
Date Deposited: 30 Nov 2011 02:06
Last Modified: 16 Oct 2014 00:28
Uncontrolled Keywords: language; Chinese business; critical success factors
Fields of Research : 20 Language, Communication and Culture > 2002 Cultural Studies > 200202 Asian Cultural Studies
16 Studies in Human Society > 1699 Other Studies in Human Society > 169903 Studies of Asian Society
20 Language, Communication and Culture > 2001 Communication and Media Studies > 200105 Organisational, Interpersonal and Intercultural Communication
Socio-Economic Objective: C Society > 95 Cultural Understanding > 9502 Communication > 950201 Communication Across Languages and Culture
E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970115 Expanding Knowledge in Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services
Identification Number or DOI: 10.1108/13527600510797953
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/20178

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