A: Mr.Yan, I'd like to meet Mr.David Smith, sales manager for Northern Relfections of Canada.Mr.Smith, Mr.Ben Yan, general manager of Apex Trading.
B: It's very nice to finally meet you, Mr.Smith, after so many phone calls and faxes. I'd like you to have my business card.
C: Thanks very much, Mr.Yan. Please accept mine. And please, call me David.
A: If you don't mind, David, while you and Mr.Yan get acquainted, I'd like to check the arrangements for the meeting.
C: You're certainly on top of things, Washington.
B: (Looking at Washington)You'll find Mr.Steven Washington is a force to be reckoned with at Apex Trading.
A: Thanks for the vote of confidence, Mr.Yan. I'll be right back.(Leaves room)
C: He appears to be a top-norch young man, Mr.Yan. Talent and enthusiasms like that are hard to find.
B: Don't I know it. He's doing a great job for us. And please, call me Ben.
C: Ben, can you tell me in a nutshell what the retail market is like in Taiwan?
B: Well, as per capita income goes up and up, the growth sector seems to be in the top-end.
C: Retail is going upscale here? Taiwan is certainly growing more quickly than I had imagined.
B: Yes. Things certainly have changed since I was a boy. We've developed very quickly.
C: Do you think the trend will continue?
B: I don't see why not. We do have some problems, but we are still willing to work hard and wages aren't too high at this point.
C: Everything I've seen so far is very impressive. Very impressive indeed.