Focus Group News

Financial Services Focus Group Quarterly Update – Q4 2016

Posted on Wednesday, 08 February 2017

China’s economic data for November 2016 suggests stable growth on better domestic and foreign demand with increases in industrial production, retail sales and fixed asset investment.

HR Focus Group Member Listed in the Top 101 Global Employee Engagement Influencers

Posted on Wednesday, 08 February 2017

Ben Whitter, Director of Organisational Development, The University of Nottingham Ningbo China, has been recognised internationally as a top expert in employee engagement.

Review of the Recent Focus Group Meetings

Posted on Wednesday, 18 January 2017

Review of recent HRFG, WiB FG and C&P FG meetings.

Upcoming Focus Group Meetings

Posted on Wednesday, 18 January 2017

FS and AE&M focus groups will hold their FG meeting in late February.

Sustainable Business Focus Group Survey

Posted on Monday, 05 December 2016

If you are responsible for sustainability, CSR, or related functions like ethical sourcing, internal & external compliance, regulatory affairs, corporate affairs, or government relations, please take 3 minutes to fill out this survey.

FTZ Focus Group Quarterly Update – Q3 2016

Posted on Tuesday, 15 November 2016

Topics include: Seven new FTZs; “in- and after-process” supervision; financial leasing; and bond business guide.

Financial Services Focus Group Quarterly Update – Q3 2016

Posted on Monday, 14 November 2016

In this update you will read: China’s 3Q16 GDP growth; the RMB has been formally included in the IMF’s Special Drawing Right basket; seven new FTZs announced; PBOC approved new guidelines approving the establishment of the onshore CDS market.

China Legal Trends 2016 Q3

Posted on Wednesday, 02 November 2016

Contained in this issue is key information relating to the recent Foreign-Employee Work Authorization Policy; the latest foreign investment law reforms; and the recently released draft consumer rights protection laws.

AE&M Focus Group Quarterly Update – Q3 2016

Posted on Wednesday, 26 October 2016

General view is that business performance is flat and that is likely to continue in 2017 although their maybe greater optimism for 2018.

FTZ FAQs

Posted on Monday, 24 October 2016

How do I register my company in the FTZ? What advantages are there for registering in the FTZ? How does the FTZ impact the services sector? Find answers to the most frequently asked questions on the FTZ here.