Advocacy Actions

2020-12-10 > Beijing, Shanghai

Meeting with the Water Transport Bureau of the Ministry of Transport (MOT)

On December 10, from 9.30 am-12.40 pm, the International Liner Shipping Sub-Working Group had a meeting with representatives from the Water Transport Bureau of the Ministry of Transport (MOT) to discuss major issues affecting the carriers in the country.

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2020-12-08 > Shanghai

Working Group Meeting with Lin Qi from Shanghai Municipal People's Congress

On 8th December, Mr Qi LIN from the Shanghai Municipal People's Congress Legislative Affairs Commission introduced the considerations during the legislation process of the Shanghai Anti-unfair Competition Regulations.

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2020-12-07 > All chapters

Follow-up meeting with the European Commission's DG COMP on the European Chamber's feedback on the White Paper on Foreign Subsidies

On Monday, 7th December, a group of European Chamber Executive Committee representatives led by European Chamber Secretary General Adam Dunnett had a discussion with DG COMP representatives on the European Chamber's feedback submission to the White Paper on Foreign Subsidies.

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2020-12-04 > Nanjing

Closed Meeting with German Ambassador to China, Dr. Clemens von Goetze

On 4th December, European Chamber President Joerg Wuttke and Nanjing Board Chair Bernhard Weber, led a delegation of members to have a closed-door meeting with German Ambassador to China, Dr. Clemens von Goetze in Nanjing

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2020-12-01 > Beijing, Shanghai

Conference-call with CBIRC on Cross-selling Insurance Products

Many foreign insurance companies do not hold a cross selling qualification in China, whereas in the past, foreign insurance companies that have obtained this qualification only aim at selected business lines. As old-style applications for cross-selling licenses were stopped while back members have been in a kind of vacuum on this matter. In this conference-call, the progress on re-open applications for cross-selling of insurance products for insurance companies was discussed. It was also discussed what consumer finance companies and auto finance companies that wish to act as an intermediate of insurance and expect to see in terms of regulatory developments.

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2020-11-30 > Beijing, Shanghai

Letter to the Department of General Operation, General Administration of Customs China (GACC) Posing Questions on the New Commercial Cryptography Import Licence and Export Control Lists

The European Chamber sent a letter to the Department of General Operation, General Administration of Customs China (GACC) posing questions on the new to-be-released Commercial Cryptography Import Licence and Export Control Lists.

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2020-11-30 > All chapters

European Chamber representatives meet with Commission Deputy Director-General Khalil Rouhana

On Monday, 30th November, a number of industry representatives of the European Chamber led by President Joerg Wuttke met with the Deputy Director-General for DG CONNECT Mr Khalil Rouhana.

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2020-11-27 > Beijing, Shanghai

Submitted input to NEA for Energy 14th Five-Year Plan

On 26 November, the European Chamber's Energy Working Group submitted its 2020/2021 Position Paper to the National Energy Administration Development Planning Department.

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2020-11-26 > Shanghai

Meeting with Shanghai Intellectual Property Administration DDG Yang Hui

On 26th November, European Chamber Shanghai Chapter General Manager Dr Ioana Kraft visited the Shanghai Intellectual Property Administration (SIPA) together with IPR working group chair Filippo Sticonni and vice chair Reinout van Malenstein. They were greeted by the SIPA Deputy Director General Yang Hui and his colleagues.

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2020-11-25 > Shanghai

IPR working group chair Filippo Sticconi spoke at 2020 Wechat IP Protection Conference

On 25th November, European Chamber IPR Working Group Chair Filippo Sticconi gave a speech at the 2020 Wechat IP Protection Conference. The conference was attended by various Chinese government officials including Ji Wei, Deputy Director General of the Enforcement Inspection Bureau of the State Administration of Market Supervision, and Chen Guiyu, Deputy Director General of the Shenzhen Municipal Market Inspection Bureau.

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