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The Drone Industry in China with its capital Shenzhen

The Drone Industry in China with its capital Shenzhen

Drones have been attracting global attention for the last several decades. While initially they were primarily seen as tools of the military and tech hobbyists, due to the improvement of drone technology, their commercial, industrial and agricultural applications are...

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Strategic Week 2019

Strategic Week 2019

Each year colleagues from 1421 Consulting Group gather in Beijing to review the past year and plan for the upcoming years. We have not missed a single strategic week since 1421 was founded 8 years ago. The goals for this week are always about strategy and building...

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Accountant in Beijing

Accountant in Beijing

China excites us, guiding Western companies drives us and the challenge of it all inspires us. 1421 Consulting Group is looking for an Accountant in Beijing.   ABOUT 1421 In the year 1421, China discovered the world. During the Ming Dynasty Emperor Zhu Di (朱棣)...

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Top 10 China Business Articles

Top 10 China Business Articles

In the eight years 1421 has existed, there has been a lot of knowledge gathered and shared. Therefore, it is time to share the most relevant China business articles on our website to help you navigate our content. After reviewing the 141 articles, we have chosen 10...

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Assistant Project Manager Beijing

Assistant Project Manager Beijing

China excites us, guiding Western companies drives us and the challenge of it all inspires us ABOUT 1421In the year 1421, China discovered the world. During the Ming Dynasty Emperor Zhu Di (朱棣) commanded the fleets of Admiral Zheng He (鄭和) to conquer the world. Within...

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Strategic Week 2018

Strategic Week 2018

Each year the various teams of 1421 Consulting Group gather in Beijing. During this Strategic week we take a moment to stand still. We discuss our company’s growth, our goals for the upcoming years and make the plans to help achieve our goals. While we work we also...

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What happened in the year 1421?

From 1421 to 1423, during the Ming Dynasty of China under Emperor Zhu Di (朱棣) the fleets of Admiral Zheng He (鄭和), commanded by the Chinese captains, discovered Australia, New Zealand, the Americas, Antarctica, the Northeast Passage; and circumnavigated Greenland.

Due to this endeavour we can conclude that “1421 is the year that the Chinese discover the world”.