Chamber News

[Event in Review] E-Commerce in China

Posted on Thursday, 26 September 2013

According to some estimates, there will be over 230 million online shoppers in China by the end of 2013. With such a vast and growing market, many businesses are currently considering their strategy; trying to position themselves in such a way that they can access a slice of the action.

British Chamber Annual Golf Tournament 2013

Posted on Thursday, 19 September 2013

Although said to be unlucky for some, Friday the 13th of September proved to be an extremely enjoyable day out for the 50 Chamber of Commerce members who made the trip out to the prestigious Enhance course in Anting, Jiading District.

British Chamber Shanghai Hosts its First Official Nanjing Event

Posted on Wednesday, 11 September 2013

On Friday 6th September 2013, the British Chamber of Commerce Shanghai hosted its first ever official event in Nanjing.

Early Bird Renewal Prizes for British Chamber Business Members

Posted on Thursday, 05 September 2013

The Chamber is pleased to announce that InterContinental Hangzhou is confirmed as the Early Bird Renewal Prize Sponsor.

Yiwu Deputy Mayor Visits the Chamber

Posted on Tuesday, 13 August 2013

On 6 August, the Deputy Mayor of Yiwu, Mr Dong Fengming (董凤鸣), visited the British Chamber office to meet the Executive Director, Phil Roebuck.

[Review] 方兴未艾 - 中国资本投资海外房地产

Posted on Saturday, 27 July 2013

基于世邦魏理仕最新发布的特别报告“方兴未艾 - 中国资本投资海外房地产”,陈仲伟先生主要针对个人、企业和机构这三类投资者分析了其相应的现状、驱动因素及战略考量、机遇与挑战。

[Review] Updates on China’s Exit-Entry Administration Law

Posted on Wednesday, 17 July 2013

On Friday, 5 July, the Chamber welcomed Becky Xia, Partner at Fragomen,to brief members on the recent Exit-Entry Administration Law which took effect from 1 July 2013 which will introduce some changes to visa classifications and clamp down on foreigners staying in China with invalid visas.

[Review] The Rise of International Financial Centres

Posted on Tuesday, 16 July 2013

On Thursday, 4 July, the British Chamber invited Senator Ian Gorst, the Chief Minister of Jersey, to comment on the rise and role of IFCs and how their evolution may continue.

[Review] 解析劳务派遣新规则 New Amendments to the PRC Employment Contract Law

Posted on Tuesday, 16 July 2013

2013年7月10日,上海英国商会邀请英国欧华律师事务所资深法律顾问王颖律师为会员解读月初新施行的劳动合同法修正案,并就企业的应对措施展开全面分析。 On 10 July, the Chamber invited Ying Wang, Of Counsel at DLA Piper Shanghai, to advise HR managers on the interpretations of the New Amendments to the PRC Employment Contract Law.

[Review] 2013 Manufacturing Outlook – How to Enhance Efficiency and Innovation

Posted on Wednesday, 03 July 2013

On 26th June, Alex Shum and Stephen Ip, Partners from KPMG, joined JCB’s Managing Director, Guy Robinson, to discuss the 2013 Manufacturing Outlook - a research programme led by the Economist Intelligence Unit, sponsored by KPMG International.