Three recent Chinese investments, or cross-investments, have stirred up a highly polemical debate in France, revealing that such activity touches a sore nerve among the French public. One of them is being
Q: Steve – Reading your column I get that you are a sports fan. I love to use sports analogies in my business and when I speak with my staff – I find that it is relatable. Glad to see you do the same.
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