Chamber News

How Innovative is Your Company in its Approach to Business

Posted on Tuesday, 05 February 2013

In order to be a successful company, it is important to recognise the power of innovative thinking and its impact on business growth.

Financing Urban Infrastructure for Growth in Challenging Times

Posted on Saturday, 19 January 2013

On the 9th of January the British Chamber of Commerce Shanghai, invited Professor Michael Luger, Dean of Manchester Business School, to assess the current state of infrastructure funding and look at its possible future in China.

Updates on the Social Security for Foreign Employees in Major Cities

Posted on Wednesday, 16 January 2013

On Wednesday, 9th January the British Chamber of Commerce Shanghai invited Vivien Chan, a Senior Manager at PwC IAS Shanghai, to answer some of our questions and give us an update on the status of the Social Security Law in China.

Crises are on the Rise in China – 10 Golden PR Rules for Survival

Posted on Tuesday, 15 January 2013

On the 9th of January, the Chamber was delighted to invite Lord Chadlington, Chief Executive of Huntsworth Plc., to talk us through the new trends emerging in the world of public relations and ten golden rules for survival when dealing with a crisis.

Call for Content for the Chamber's Business Insights & Directory 2012-2013

Posted on Monday, 17 December 2012

Call for Content for the Chamber's Business Insights & Directory 2012-2013.

Office Feng Shui: Top Tips for 2013

Posted on Monday, 17 December 2012

Feng Shui is the art of living in harmony and balance with our environment, designing a good home layout to enhance human prosperity and well-being. It involves architecture, astronomy, ecology, geography and psychology.

China’s New Leadership: Implications for Business

Posted on Saturday, 24 November 2012

Last week saw the conclusion of The 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC). Given China’s role in the global economy today, this leadership transition is arguably the most significant ever for foreign business.

Quarterly SCOFCOM Visit (November)

Posted on Friday, 23 November 2012

Following on from the remarkably successful British Business Awards Gala Dinner, attended by the SCOFCOM Chairman Mr. Zhang Xinsheng and his team members, the British Chamber led a delegation to visit the SCOFCOM premises on 20th November, to move the cooperation forward between the two parties.

[A Global Visionaries Event – Sir Roger Carr] How UK PLCs Need to Adapt in order to Drive International Growth

Posted on Wednesday, 21 November 2012

On Wednesday the 7th of November, The British Chamber of Commerce hosted a luncheon with Sir Roger Carr, President of the UK’s premier business lobbying organisation, the Confederation of British Industries (CBI), to give a keynote speech.

The Mystery of Why the Second Largest Economy in the World Invests so Little into the EU

Posted on Tuesday, 20 November 2012

Chinese outward investment is a relatively new and somewhat complex flow of capital. Despite what some may think, there is not one (government) entity making all the outward investment decisions but rather several different financial institutions, SOEs, provinces, all with their own motivations.