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Global Business Strategies

China Mobile

1) Describe the legal, cultural, and ethical challenges that confront the global business presented in your selected case study which s China Mobile.

2) Determine the various roles that host governments played in this particular global business operation.

3) Summarize the strategic and operational challenges facing managers illustrated in your selected case.

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1) Describe the legal, cultural, and ethical challenges that confront the global business presented in your selected case study which s China Mobile.
The legal challenge faced by China Mobile is limited as it is a state owned enterprise of the People's Republic of China government.
China's cultural background State owned enterprises applies to China Mobile; there is rampant fraud, corruption, nepotism and other form of unethical behavior. In addition, there are no stringent laws like the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act or the Sarbanes Oxley Act that defines corporate governance in China Mobile.
In China the level of ethics in business is not commensurate with that found in Western Companies. The Chinese culture encourages operating behind closed doors and there is no transparency. One individual takes decisions and everyone else defers to the decisions. This is the case with China Mobile.

2) Determine the various roles that host governments played in ...

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