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Xi Jinping’s Speech in Davos

On January 17 the World Economic Forum (WEF) took place in the Swiss Ski resort of Davos. For the first time ever, the Chinese President Xi Jinping attended this event.  The World Economic Forum, as the event is officially called, has focuses on “fi...

New grading system for labor protection in China

On 1 January 2017, a new Grading Evaluation of Compliance and Integrity of Enterprises’ Labor Protection has officially entered into effect. The new regulation was issued on July, 25 2016 by the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security (MOHRSS...

Chinese Government announces new measures to encourage FDI

On 30 December 2016, China’s National Reform and Development Commission (NRDC) announced 20 measures to attract more foreign direct investment (FDI). According to statements by the Ministry of Commerce made on 6 January 2017, the measures, whose det...

New Rules: Foreign Companies in China Face New Obstacles for Overseas Remittance of Profits

To counteract capital flight, Chinese authorities have started to implement a variety of new regulations. One of the latest addition is an instruction to Chinese banks to limit the amount of profit, which foreign companies can remit to their overseas...

Robot Standards and Certification System published in China

On 2 November 2016, a new robot certification mark was published jointly by China’s National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine(AQSIQ), the Ministry of Industry and I...

What you need to know about the Annual Audit and Compliance Review 2017

    What you need to know about the Annual Audit and Compliance Review 2017     As the year draws to its end, it is time to prepare for Christmas – and your company’s annual audit. The compliance review is essential for a company's co...

Why do China’s Tax Bureaus target Foreign Companies?

    Why do China’s Tax Bureaus target Foreign Companies? Lessons from the recent tax audits of expats!   Date: Tuesday, 18. October 2016, 4pm. -6pm. Location:  Unit 0811, Landmark Tower II8 North Dongsanhuan RoadChaoyang District, 10...
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Sticks and Stones for foreign businesses: The second draft of China’s Cyber Security Law is out

Last month, the second draft of China’s Cybersecurity Law has been released. This law is the first attempt to coordinate the safeguarding of the internet and the drafts are supposed to outline a rough direction of where the law is heading what the po...