e-commerce

Ecovis Tech-Tips: Cloud Computing

But what kind of cloud system is right for your business? What kinds of risks are connected to Cloud Computing? These are the questions we seek to answer today in this edition of ECOVIS Tech-Tips. Always Online with Your Own Cloud To get things ...
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Alibaba makes inroads into Europe

Alibaba takes on Amazon in Europe In February 2018, Alibaba signed an agreement with the Belgium government to open its first warehouse in Europe. The warehouse is located next to the Walloon city of Liège and has a prospective size of 380,000 sqm (...

New German Packaging Law – Guide for E-Commerce & Amazon FBA Sellers

In January 2019, the new German Packaging Act (VerpackG) came into force, replacing the German Packaging Regulation from 1998. What does it mean for your company and your business and what needs to be done? Ecovis Beijing explains what you need to...

Webinar: Things e-commerce sellers need to know about German VAT

Webinar: Things e-commerce sellers need to know about German VAT Ten days left! The grace period for German VAT compliance for (non-EU) e-commerce sellers is ending!  On 1 August 2018, the German government endorsed a draft law of the "Act to pre...

China’s New E-Commerce Law

2018 will be the year in which China becomes the world’s largest e-commerce market, with a combined market revenue of an estimated 765 billion US$. As this important sector has been growing in recent years, the Chinese government enacted a new e-comm...
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Is Germany’s strict inspection on VAT reasonable? How should the enterpreises respond to that...

Germany intensifies its efforts to deal with China's electricity supplier to avoid the problem of value-added tax According to German newspaper Handelsblatt, Chinese companies have continued to evade VAT in the online trading market in Germany e-com...

China to reduce import duties on certain products

On 22 November 2017, the Ministry of Finance of the People’s Republic of China issued a new regulation, which will lower import duties for 187 products. For diapers, duties are abolished altogether. According to an article published in the People’s D...

China’s Upcoming E-Commerce Law

On 27 December 2016, the Chinese government published the draft of its first E-Commerce Law (Chin. 中华人民共和国电子商务法). The law will cover all major aspects of e-commerce, including delivery and payment methods. The law also intends to strengthen IP rights...

17 March 2016 Breakfast Seminar: E-Commerce in China

  E-Commerce is one of China's fastest growing sectors. With a growing middle class and a quickly changing business environment, foreign retailers, who wish to sell their products to Chinese constumers cannot afford to remain inactive. Th...
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Find Wealthy Singles in China – How to tap into China’s E-Commerce Boom

The 11.11. is China's Singles' Day (shuangshiyi or 双十一), and a yearly bonanza for e-commerce platforms and retailers. Launched in 2009 by the online retail platform Alibaba, it has now evolved into a national phenomenon. Thousands of online shops o...