Chamber News

The Latest Visa News from UKVI (UK Visas and Immigration) - March 2017

Posted on Thursday, 16 March 2017

UKVI has introduced a new document scanning process at all 15 Visa Application Centres.

[Summary] British Chamber Shanghai Town Hall Meeting

Posted on Wednesday, 15 March 2017

On Tuesday 14 March, the British Chamber Shanghai’s Executive Committee invited members to discuss and vote on the proposed amendments to the Chamber’s Constitution and to introduce the latest initiatives planned for the Chamber.

[Review] City of London Lord Mayor Reception [Global Visionaries Event]

Posted on Tuesday, 14 March 2017

On 23 February, the British Chamber Shanghai and the City of London welcomed the 689th Lord Mayor of the City of London, Alderman Dr Andrew Parmley, to provide insights and updates on the latest developments from the City.

[Review] Visa Update Talk from the UK Visa and Immigration (UKVI) Service

Posted on Monday, 13 March 2017

On Thursday 9 March, the British Chamber of Commerce Shanghai was pleased to invite Phoebe Spurr, Business Account Manager (China), UKVI, to provide key insights into the latest visa updates.

Chinese Developers Back UK-China Offshore Wind Hub

Posted on Monday, 06 March 2017

Launched in early January 2017, the UK-China Offshore Wind Hub (the ‘Hub’) has received great interest in both the UK and China.

The Chamber Launches UK-China Hub for Offshore Wind

Posted on Wednesday, 08 February 2017

The Offshore Wind Hub is a flexible, dynamic, low risk, cost-effective and professional means for UK companies to create business opportunities in China.

The Latest Visa News from UKVI (UK Visas and Immigration) - January 2017

Posted on Monday, 06 February 2017

The last year has been a very busy one for UKVI. Here are some of our key figures from 2016.

China’s ‘One Belt, One Road’ - a drive for Great British business? "一带一路" ,会成为英国企业投资新的机遇吗?

Posted on Thursday, 19 January 2017

Barry Piper, Chairman of the British Chamber Shanghai, appeals to Great British business to see OBOR as an opportunity for sharing the British expertise. 上海英国商会主席博佰励呼吁英国企业视“一带一路“为机遇,以此共享英国企业在金融服务、公私合作模式、法律、设计、工程、建设、供应链等方面的专业知识。

[Review] UK Alumni Christmas Mixer

Posted on Friday, 16 December 2016

On Thursday 15 December, the British Chamber Shanghai’s Chinese Returnee UK Alumni Focus Group, collaborated with other ten Shanghai-based UK alumni chapters, for the first time ever to host the Chamber’s largest UK Alumni Christmas Mixer to date!

[Review] Meet with SHFTZ Authorities and Visit Yangshan Deep Water Port

Posted on Wednesday, 07 December 2016

On Thursday 1 December, the British Chamber Shanghai’s Free Trade Zone Focus Group welcomed authorities from the Shanghai Free Trade Zone Administration Bureau to update members on the Shanghai Free Trade Zone’s (SHFTZ) latest developments.