Will CBA’s Maoist Chinese strategy pay off?

Commonwealth Bank’s guerrilla tactics of circling provinces before zeroing in on the cities is an unusual approach to take in its Chinese expansion. And it just might work.

Lankao is a relatively poor county in China. But it has a special place in Communist mythology: it is where the legendary and selfless cadre Jiao Yulu worked and died. His deeds have been eulogized in Chinese propaganda films and literature and by chairman Mao himself. 


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