Advocacy Actions

2020-03-30 > Beijing, Shanghai

Comments to the National Security Standardisation Technical Committee (TC260) on Seven National Standards Under Call for Comments

The European Chamber submitted comments to the National Security Standardisation Technical Committee (TC260) on seven national standards under call for drafts.

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2020-03-25 > All chapters

Comments to Shanghai Municipal People’s Congress on Optimizing the Business Environment in Shanghai (Draft for Comment)

The European Chamber very much welcomes the Shanghai People's Congress's decision to collect opinions on the "Optimizing the Business Environment in Shanghai (Draft for Comment)". Upon careful study of the draft and consultation with its members, the European Union Chamber of Commerce in China, led by its Legal Working Group, has collated all member inputs and submitted suggestions to the Shanghai People's Congress for their consideration.

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2020-03-24 > All chapters

Dialogue with Tianjin Vice Mayor Jin Xiangjun and Multiple Departments of Tianjin Municipal Government

On 24th March, the European Chamber hosted a webinar with Tianjin Vice Mayor Jin Xiangjun and officials from departments of Tianjin Municipal Government to discuss the implementation of the policies related to work resumption and business development amid the COVID-19 outbreak. A new local 5-year plan of introducing and cultivating high-tech enterprises was shared by Tianjin Municipal Science and Technology Bureau at the webinar as well.

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2020-03-23 > Beijing, Shanghai, South China

Letter to the Ministry of Transport (MOT), International Affairs Department, on the Difficulties Found by the Logistics Industry in the Resumption of Work

The European Chamber submitted a letter to the Ministry of Transport (MOT), International Affairs Department, following a call from the MOT offering to help coordinate difficulties found by logistics companies in the resumption of work.

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2020-03-23 > Beijing, Shanghai

Advocacy Letter to the China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission (CBIRC) on pressing issues of the foreign banking industry

On 23rd March, the European Chamber submitted a letter to the China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission (CBIRC), addressed to Vice Chairman Zhou Liang, presenting some very pressing issues of the foreign banking industry.

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2020-03-20 > Beijing, Shanghai

Submitted input to CPCIF for 14th Five-Year Plan

On 20th March, the European Chamber's Environment and Petrochemicals, Chemicals and Refining working group submitted comments to the China Petroleum and Chemical Industry Federation for inclusion in their 14th 5-Year Plan for the chemical industry.

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2020-03-19 > Beijing, Shanghai

Discussion between EUCCC Banking and Securities representatives and EU Commission representatives on the issue of the Shanghai Clearinghouse

Discussion between EUCCC Banking and Securities representatives and EU Commission representatives on the issue of the Shanghai Clearinghouse and the need for an equivalent system of recognition of Foreign Central Counterparties (CCPs).

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2020-03-19 > All chapters

China's GDP growth is still expected to reach 6% in 2020: Former Vice Minister of Commerce Wei Jianguo Hosts Webinar with European Chamber

On 19th March, Mr Wei Jianguo, former vice minister of Commerce and current vice chair of the China Centre for International Economic Exchanges (CCIEE), hosted a 90-minute webinar for member representatives of the European Chamber Mr Wei shared his views on the economic trends and the opportunities and challenges for companies in the post-pandemic era. The webinar included half an hour of Q&As, moderated by Dr Kang Yong, the chief economist of KPMG.

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2020-03-17 > All chapters

Government Policies that Support Business Operations during the COVID-19: A Discussion with the Shanghai Local Authorities

Government Policies that Support Business Operations during the COVID-19: A Discussion with the Shanghai Local Authorities

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2020-03-16 > All chapters

Comments to Shanghai DRC on Catalogue of Encouraged Foreign Investment Industries (2019)

The European Chamber Shanghai Chapter responded to the internal consultations on Catalogue of Encouraged Foreign Investment Industries (2019) for Development Research Center of the Shanghai Municipal People's Government.

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