How to buy a publishing house from India

Whittlesy House has come under fire for a $1bn (£900m) acquisition of a publishing rights holder in India.Whittleseys publishers have published the books of acclaimed Indian author Shashi Tharoor, as well as the novels of renowned authors such as Salman Rushdie, Arundhati Roy and Salman Khan, and the TV series The Big Bang Theory.Whittys publisher, the Indian company Kishore Mehta, […]

When did China start publishing books in English?

Posted October 09, 2018 05:17:50When the Chinese government started publishing books under the title China Publishing House (CPH) in 1950, the first English translation was published in 1958 under the name The New China Book.It was not until 1970 that a second edition, The New Chinese Book (NCC), was published under the copyright of the CPH.By the end of the […]