Germany

Roadshow with DCW: Opportunities and Risks of the Chinese Social Credit System

Opportunities and Risks of the Chinese Social Credit System Recommendations for action for German companies 16th Januar 2020 in Cologne    Location: IHK Köln Unter Sachsenhausen 10–26, 50667 Köln 23th Januar 2020 in Stuttgart      Locatio...

Seminar with Sparkasse International – China’s Corporate Social Credit System

China’s Corporate Social Credit System Challenges and opportunities for German companies So far, the focus of Western media has mostly focused on the potential impacts of the new Social Credit System in China on private individuals. However, until ...
VAt

Ultimate VAT guide for selling through online marketplace in Germany – Part 1

Germany's liability regulations for online marketplaces In the past years, thousands of vendors that are selling on marketplaces like Amazon or eBay, many of which are from China are not paying their VAT on the sale of in EU. The EU estimates that...

Ultimate VAT guide for selling through online marketplace in Germany – Part 2

This article is the second part of our Ultimate VAT guide for selling through online marketplace in Germany - Part 1 Read our Ultimate VAT guide in Chinese version: 德国增值税(VAT)注册申报大全:中国跨境电商必看!   VAT number registration in Germany Appli...

Ecovis Tech-Tips : Firewalls – How They Work

If you use firewalls, there are some basics that should always be part of your equation. In this edition of Ecovis Tech-Tips we will take a closer look at this technology… What is a Firewall? In today's world everyone talks about firewalls. Howev...
Webinar on German labor law

Webinar for Chinese Investors: German Labor Law, Social Insurance, Income Tax, Visa Policy

Webinar In its latest Country-risk Rating of Overseas Investment from China, the Chinese Academy of Sciences ranks Germany number one out of 57 analyzed countries. This means that Germany is the least risky country for Chinese foreign direct investm...
GDPR tracker

Ecovis recommends: The GDPR Enforcement Tracker

GDPR Regulations The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) entered into force in May 2018. Since then, it has caused quite a few waves in the business world. For the first time in history, all EU member states have unified rules that businesses ...

German SMEs and the Trade War between the US and China

German-Chinese Trade There is no country as important to German enterprises as the Middle Kingdom: In 2018, the two countries reached a trade volume of EUR 199 billion Euro (USD 225 billion) – making China Germany‘s biggest trade partner for the thi...

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...

DCW Seminar: Business Formation in Germany

On July 3, 2019, DCW (Deutsch-Chinesische Wirtschaftsvereinigung e.V.), NRW.Invest and the Wirtschaftsfoerderung Krefeld are organising a seminar in Krefeld for Chinese investors and entrepreneurs. The seminar informs Chinese investors on the legal a...