Chamber News

The Chinese millionaire in 2012

Posted on Friday, 01 June 2012

Rupert Hoogewerf, Chairman and Chief Researcher of the Hurun Report, presented his findings on the consumption trends of Chinese millionaires based on two key factors: Lifestyle and the UK Connection.

Creating Engaged Employees through Volunteering Programmes

Posted on Tuesday, 29 May 2012

This event advises how companies should engage and encourage volunteerism and why such programmes benefit companies and their staff.

The Hongqiao Transportation Interchange

Posted on Tuesday, 22 May 2012

On Thursday 10 May, the British Chamber invited Shaun Brodie, Senior Associate Director at DTZ, to introduce in detail of the big development picture of HTI.

The British Business Awards 2012 Submission Deadline Extended

Posted on Tuesday, 15 May 2012

The British Business Awards 2012 submissions deadline has been extended until Friday 27th July, 5pm.

What’s So Important About The Environment?

Posted on Wednesday, 09 May 2012

Often, it is a question that has a predetermined answer however, is it important in its own terms, or is it important just because we say it is?

British Business Awards 2012 Roadshow Round-up

Posted on Tuesday, 08 May 2012

The BBA 2012 has been out on the road for the past couple of weeks encouraging British companies and returning Alumni all around China to actively get involved in the Awards and celebrate their successes and achievements.

Quarterly Consulate Briefing (April)

Posted on Wednesday, 25 April 2012

British Consul-General Brian Davidson joins Chamber members to offer an update on recent and forthcoming Consulate activity in the Yangtze River Delta, including a number of senior UK visitors.

Acquiring An Existing Business in China: A Survival Guide

Posted on Tuesday, 17 April 2012

On Tuesday 9 April, the British Chamber of Commerce held an introductory seminar explaining the essential considerations involved when acquiring an existing business in China.

Important Updates for UK Visa Application and BFT Members

Posted on Tuesday, 17 April 2012

From Monday 16 April, 2012, all UK visa applications from China should be completed via the online application system on the UK Border Agency websit.