The partnership sees both organizations working together to produce content that meets customer needs in the future
Wolters Kluwer China today announced that China Financial & Economic Publishing House will put all its Chinese tax and accounting content onto Wolters Kluwer’s IntelliConnect publishing platform. This partnership is part of an ongoing effort to push Chinese tax and accounting content globally, and to bridge the gap between China and the world.
Wolters Kluwer China is a part of Wolters Kluwer, a market-leading global information services company focused on professionals. China Financial & Economic Publishing House is a top-tier imprint by the General Administration of Press and Publication and under the direct supervision of the Chinese Ministry of Finance.
The agreement was signed today at the 2010 Beijing International Book Fair by Ms. Nancy McKinstry, CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board of Wolters Kluwer, and Ms. Shasha Chang, CEO of Wolters Kluwer China, and Mr. Jia Jie, President of China Financial & Economic Publishing House.
Wolters Kluwer’s revolutionary platform IntelliConnect™ will be the preferred overseas digital publishing platform and non-exclusive local digital publishing platform for China Financial & Economic Publishing House. IntelliConnect™ is a Wolters Kluwer publishing platform that enables professionals worldwide to search for the right information, faster and easier.
"Wolters Kluwer, being the number one global publisher in the tax and accounting area, is our natural partner. We believe that Wolters Kluwer’s experience in digital publishing will strongly support our effort to push Chinese tax and accounting content to the rest of the world. Its superior English full-text translations of Chinese content complement China Financial & Economic Publishing House's native Chinese language-based resources,” said Jia Jie, President of China Financial & Economic Publishing House.
This partnership also enables Wolters Kluwer to draw its global tax and accounting content into China, providing the Chinese professional community with world-class expert information and web-enabled solutions. “Wolters Kluwer’s flagship brands in the tax and accounting markets, such as CCH, are widely used by tax and accounting professionals globally. The partnership with China Financial & Economic Publishing House increases the value for our customers in China with the co-publishing of key international titles for tax and accounting professionals here,” McKinstry added.
The strategic partnership is long-term, with both organizations offering each other regular editorial training in their respective expertise areas, as well as working together to produce content that meets customer needs in the future.
Wolters Kluwer China recognizes the importance of providing its Chinese professional community with highly relevant, expert information and web-enabled solutions. “The partnership acts as the window for Chinese professionals to connect with our intelligent solutions locally and globally. From tax, accounting and legal, our leading positions in these markets in various regions combined with more meaningful engagement with the community here will further strengthen our commitment to Chinese professionals to drive results and efficiencies for them,” Shasha Chang continued.
About China Financial & Economic Publishing House
China Financial and Economic Publishing House, founded on August 4, 1956, is a top-tier imprint by the General Administration of Press and Publication and under the direct supervision of the Ministry of Finance, People’s Republic of China. On an annual basis, China Financial & Economic Publishing House launches 1300 titles, covering major publishing interests in the area of public finance, taxation, auditing, finance, international trade, accounting, etc.
China Financial and Economic Publishing House has since established strong market recognition in publishing on the topic of Chinese laws and regulations for tax, accounting, and auditing, as well as relevant training materials and exams preps. Its publications also enjoy a good reputation among Chinese tax and accounting practitioners. Since the reform and the opening up of China, China Financial and Economic Publishing House has developed a sound cooperation with the World Bank, International Monetary Fund, World Trade Organization, and the United Nations, as well as various international publishers by publishing a number of high-quality foreign tax, accounting, and auditing content.
About Wolters Kluwer
Wolters Kluwer is a market-leading global information services company. Professionals in the areas of legal, business, tax, accounting, finance, audit, risk, compliance, and healthcare rely on Wolters Kluwer's leading, information-enabled tools and solutions to manage their business efficiently, deliver results to their clients, and succeed in an ever more dynamic world.
Wolters Kluwer has 2009 annual revenues of €3.4 billion, employs approximately 19,300 people worldwide, and maintains operations in over 40 countries across Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, and Latin America. Wolters Kluwer is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands. Its shares are quoted on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices.
Wolters Kluwer China’s activities are strongly represented by CCH in the tax, accounting, HR and legal markets; Aspen Publishers and Kluwer Law International in the legal markets; Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Ovid and UpToDate in the healthcare market; and TeamMate in the risk and compliance markets.
CCH in particular has nearly 100 years of experience in publishing authoritative and timely information on tax, accounting, corporate law and human resources globally. Since 1985,
CCH China has been the first and largest provider of bilingual regulatory information of China serving the Chinese professionals in the public and private practices, businesses, government and universities with headquarters in Beijing.
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