Advocacy Actions

2020-06-11 > Beijing, Shanghai

Con-call between the Banking & Securities WG and the CBIRC

On 11th June, 2020, key representatives from the Banking & Securities Working Group had a con-call with both the Law and Regulation and the International Cooperation & Foreign Institution Supervision Departments of the China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission (CBIRC). Some issues of key importance to the foreign banking industry were discussed.The meeting was a follow up to the advocacy letter the Chamber sent to Vice Chairman Zhou Liang of the CBIRC on 23rd March, 2020.

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2020-06-10 > All chapters

Webinar with China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) on Business Environment Improvement Sichuan Session

On 10th June, CCPIT organized an online webinar on Business Environment Improvement (Sichuan Session). Multiple foreign chambers of commerce and a few foreign-invested enterprises (FIEs) attended the webinar. The webinar aims to keep foreign investment and foreign trade stable, further strengthen the promotion and protection of foreign investment, promote the optimization of business environment in Sichuan.

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2020-06-10 > All chapters

Phone call between ECHI secretary and Qiuyuan Xu, SAMR

The ECHI coordinator had a phone call with Ms. Qiuyuan Xu on several issues following their last in-person meeting.

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2020-06-10 > Beijing

Had event with WeChat on Brand Protection

In cooperation with the legal team of WeChat, 50 plus members from the Fashion and Leather Desk and other Working Groups attended the online training about how and what to do to protect brands in e-commerce channels provided by WeChat.

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2020-06-10 > Shanghai

Meeting with Shanghai Municipal Commission of Commerce Director General Yuan HUA

On 10th June, Carlo D'Andrea, Vice President and Chairman of the European Chamber Shanghai, and Dr. Ioana Kraft, General Manager of the European Chamber Shanghai met with the Director-General Yuan HUA of Shanghai Municipal Commission of Commerce (SCOFCOM).

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2020-06-09 > All chapters

Exclusive Dialogue with Chairperson of the Centre for International Security and Strategy, Tsinghua University, former Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Madam Fu Ying

On 9th June, the European Chamber held an exclusive dialogue with Madam Fu Ying, China’s former Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, who is currently the Chairperson of the Centre for International Security and Strategy, Tsinghua University. Representatives from nearly 200 companies, embassies and associations attended the event.

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2020-06-08 > South China

The European Chamber South China Chapter Meets with Consul General of Singapore in Guangzhou

On the morning of 8 June, South China Chapter Board Vice Chair, Klaus Zenkel, and South China Chapter Business and Government Affairs Manager, Peter M. Drucker, met with Consul-General, Loh Tuck Keat, at the Singapore Consulate in Guangzhou.

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2020-06-08 > Beijing

Meeting with the European Union (EU) Delegation on the Resumption of EU airlines

Regarding the latest notice released on June 4th by the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) on Adjustments to International Passenger Flights, the European Chamber met with its airline member companies to discuss their concerns and questions on this issue. Hereunder is a summary of the feedback from the European airline companies.

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2020-06-08 > All chapters

Online Meeting with China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) 2nd Quarter Survey on Chinese Investment Environment

On 11th June, in order to communicate operational challenges facing by foreign enterprises in doing business in China and collecting suggestions to improve the investment environment, China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) invited around 140 representatives from enterprises, European Chamber, Amcham, and government officials from Foreign Investment Department of National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), Foreign Investment Department of Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM), General Department of State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR), International Department of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT), International Department of Ministry of Finance (MOF) to attend CCPIT 2nd quarter online meeting.

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2020-06-05 > Beijing

CMDE published a Notice on filing acceptation(立卷审查) accepting comments we submitted

Center for Medical Device Evaluation of NMPA published a Notice on filing acceptation(立卷审查) accepting comments that we submitted

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