Slow Global Internet Access Speed Traffic congestion at the Great Firewall often results in packet loss, increased latency, or site blockage. If your data makes it through the Firewall intact, the next issue is the inherent design of the Chinese internet. The four primary Chinese internet providers only cross-connect at 15 nodes in a country […]
Background Since Jan 2017, China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology has announced a 14-month “clean up” of illegal international internet access services, which specifically targeting a crackdown on virtual private networks or VPNs. The new regulations require VPN services to obtain government approval before operating. Using a VPN for international tunneling is specifically prohibited.
The huge business opportunities associated with the rapidly growing Chinese middle class are the focus of many multinational companies. However, due to China’s complex government regulations and Internet infrastructure barriers, accessing the 800 million Internet users in China is a great challenge for foreign companies.
China is the biggest internet market in the entire world, with over 720 million users. It also hosts the world’s biggest cinema market with more than 40,000 cinema screens. China is the world’s biggest retail market as well, with total retail sales of as much as $4.84 trillion in 2016 alone. It is thus no […]
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The market in China is huge, and it is a market that many international companies would dearly like to break into. The territory is enormous, and, with the massive technological advances and market potential, it is not difficult to see why many firms want to get into the Chinese market. The reality is that breaking […]