What is a Certificate of Good Standing for a USA Company

Michael MicheliniBlog, Corporate, Upkeep0 Comments

A Certificate of Good Standing — also known as Certificate of Existence or Certificate of Authorization — is a document issued by the Secretary of State. This document shows that a corporation or limited liability company (LLC) exists and is duly formed under the state laws, authorized to do business, compliant with state requirements; it also certifies that annual taxes have been paid to date. This certificate can be obtained easily in the state where your company is based and in as little as one day.

Recap Of An Amazing Cross Border Matchmaker in Shenzhen, China

Michael MicheliniBlog, News0 Comments

CBM2018 Recap. We are just finishing our second Cross Border Matchmaker event here in Shenzhen, China and have been receiving amazing feedback from attendees, experts, and sponsors. While it is still fresh in our minds we want to recap how the event went and what the key takeaways were.

Sending Samples from Chinese Factories

Michael MicheliniBlog, Business, Ecommerce0 Comments

If you want to send samples to your clients and if you’re looking for a product manufacturer or sourcing for ready-made products to sell, China is the best place to hunt for suppliers. China’s manufacturing industrial sector is so huge that it dominates almost the entire world. China’s tight and well-sourced supply chains, efficient transportation logistics, and modern ports make the country the world’s factory.

Top 5 Things I Learned About Manufacturing at the 2016 Cross Border Summit

Billy BeardBlog, Business, Manufacturing0 Comments

Learning about manufacturing. The world may be going global but we’re still challenged by old fashioned borders—that’s how international entrepreneurs behind the 2016 Cross Border Summit described the mission of the event. The 2016 event welcomed international business leaders from multiple countries, with an emphasis on cross border commerce in China.

First Platform For Exclusive Deals for Cross-Border Amazon FBA Business

Michael MicheliniAnnouncements, Blog, Business0 Comments

As the international (more specifically cross-border) e-commerce industry has grown over the years – so has the demand for cross border services from China and Asia to the world. The team at Global From Asia has recently launched a new platform – GFA deals – to help the community discover new software and services for the industry and get first … Read More

Joint Ventures with Chinese Factories

Michael MicheliniBlog, Business0 Comments

Have you ever wanted to expand a business or enter a new market but lack capital, resources, assets, or market knowledge? Forming a joint venture might be the answer to your frustration. Read on to learn more about Chinese partners.

Contracts in China: How to Protect Yourself

Michael MicheliniBlog, Business0 Comments

Contracts in China. A contract is one of the essential parts of an effective agreement or business relationship; it simply seals the deal and safeguards both parties’ rights and interests, including backing up your claims in a dispute. Just like in any other country, contracts play a vital role in every transaction with a Chinese company.

How to Open a Company in Singapore

Michael MicheliniBlog, Corporate, Incorporation0 Comments

Over the years, Singapore has notably made significant strides to be one of the richest nations in the world. Its robust economy made it the most competitive country in South East Asia, as well as internationally. Learn more about Singapore incorporation by reading on.

Paypal Alternatives

Michael MicheliniBlog, Business, Ecommerce1 Comment

Over 227 million people actively use PayPal worldwide, making it the one of the most popular online financial services. However, it isn’t perfect; complex fees associated with using it is its major drawback, as is the fact that PayPal can freeze your account anytime for almost any reason. So, just in case you want to try paypal alternatives, read on.

Alibaba vs Aliexpress

Michael MicheliniBlog, Business, Ecommerce1 Comment

Purchasing online seems to be the easiest and most convenient way to shop. Online stores such as Alibaba.com and Aliexpress.com provide a variety of products big and small. If you are asking if Aliexpress is the same as Alibaba, find out in this Alibaba vs Aliexpress article.

How To Find An Apartment in China

Michael MicheliniBlog, Lifestyle, Living0 Comments

Apartment hunting in China isn’t easy, especially if you don’t speak or read Chinese. Honestly, finding an apartment in China can be an excruciating and challenging task, and if not properly done, you might end up encountering horrible housing scams and nightmares. Read on for some advice on apartment hunting for foreigners moving to China.

New Tax Laws for Foreigners in China

Billy BeardBlog, Lifestyle, Living, Taxes0 Comments

China is the world’s largest manufacturer and it has the second largest economy next to the United States. For this reason, China plays an important role in the global economy. Unsurprisingly, many expats relocate to China for business purposes. If you are one of those, it is important to read this blog about China global tax.

VPN to Access Chinese Websites

Michael MicheliniBlog, Business0 Comments

If you’re Chinese who plans to leave China for a while or for good, the use of VPN will be necessary in order for you to easily access some websites when you’re outside China. VPN simply makes it appear you’re accessing Chinese websites as if you’re in China when you really are no. Read more about VPN for Chinese Websites

How to Setup and Use Mobile Alipay (Zhifubao) in China

Shenyu ShangBlog, Business, Ecommerce4 Comments

Nowadays, mobile payment has turned to be the most popular payment method in China. If you are walking on the street, you may find nearly every stores, markets, restaurants, taxis……even some beggars accept mobile payment as a method of payment. This blog is a guide to using and setting up an account in Alipay.

Alibaba’s Nine Biggest Competitors in Asia

Michael MicheliniBlog, Business, Ecommerce4 Comments

Since the emergence of ecommerce, businesses have gotten a chance to increase their reach to engage with customers beyond their borders. Nowadays, one can do shopping at the press of their fingertips. All the credit for this goes to some of the top online B2B marketplaces in the world one of which is Alibaba currently the biggest and best B2B marketplace in the world. Others are following suit however and are not far behind, find out more about Alibaba competitors.

Top 7 International Schools In Hong Kong

Michael MicheliniBlog, Education, Lifestyle0 Comments

Moving into a different country can be tough, especially for parents. You have to quickly adjust to a new environment, a new job, and taking your kids to a new school. Undeniably, Hong Kong is one of the countries that is excellent in producing successful individuals that are capable of conquering any work environment. There are lots of HK international schools that you could choose from, find out what they are.

Top Airbnbs in Hong Kong

Michael MicheliniBlog, Lifestyle, Travel0 Comments

If you want to unwind and give yourself a rewarding vacation, visit Hong Kong and be awed by the shopping and nightlife you have never experienced before. Airbnb Hong Kong offers the best residential and hotels for your wonderful and unforgettable stay. Find out more of Hong Kong tour districts in this blog.

Paul Jones of PJ Entrepreneur

Billy BeardBlog, Member's Series0 Comments

Paul Jones of PJ Entrepreneur. PJ or Paul Jones, a man whom you may call a global citizen. A person who has done a lot of things and even has a natural talent when it comes into the world of business. Many of us are afraid of failing however to PJ it is simply a great learning experience.

We Want YOU! Applications Open for Ecommerce Gladiator

Michael MicheliniAnnouncements, Blog2 Comments

We want YOU! Applications Open For General Manager of our Amazon FBA Business Para Living Inc is a year old (birthday Aug 11, 2018) and we have an amazing opportunity for those tuning in. We’re looking for a General Manager and Partner of our Amazon FBA business. Do you want to take action in your life and make a lifestyle … Read More

Logistics Companies in Hong Kong

Michael MicheliniBlog, Business, Logistics2 Comments

Wanting to learn all about HK logistics companies? There are hundreds of logistics companies in Hong Kong you can choose from, but to help you choose which company best suits you, make sure to take note of these characteristics you need to look for in a logistics company.

Why You Should Invest in Vietnam

Michael MicheliniBlog, Corporate, Investment0 Comments

For the past several years, Vietnam’s economic progress has gained it recognition as East Asia’s new economic tiger. More and more investors are seeking ways to enter Vietnam. Does this mean that now is the time to invest in Vietnam? Here are 5 reasons you should.