Committee News

Human Resources Focus Group Quarterly Update - Q2 2014

Posted on Thursday, 03 July 2014

HR’s ongoing evolution to become a strategic Business Partner. HR is increasingly asked to play a more strategic role in designing and implementing initiatives that enable & support senior management in raising the productivity of their workforces.

Construction & Property Focus Group Quarterly Update - Q2 2014

Posted on Thursday, 03 July 2014

The Chinese property market has been in the press frequently over the last few months and not for anything particularly good.

Financial Services Focus Group Quarterly Update - Q2 2014

Posted on Monday, 23 June 2014

The key words this year so far include Reform, Innovation and Stability. 2014 is proving to be another exciting year in financial services with several interesting developments along the long and rocky road to reform.

Sustainable Business Focus Group Quarterly Update - Q2 2014

Posted on Monday, 23 June 2014

How can China meet its 2015 energy targets? - Climate change concerns are driving sustainable business

Consumer Insights Focus Group Quarterly Update - Q2 2014

Posted on Tuesday, 17 June 2014

Recent findings from Mintel, a leading research and information consulting business, have highlighted a number of key market sectors which are enjoying China success.

Legal Focus Group Quarterly Update - Q1 2014

Posted on Wednesday, 11 June 2014

With the liberalising momentum created by the 3rd Plenum of the 18th Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party and the launch of the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone, 2014 is set to bring even more changes - some of which will fundamentally change the way that business is done here.

Legal Focus Group Quarterly Update - Q2 2014

Posted on Wednesday, 11 June 2014

In recent months there have been three significant legal developments in China, which could have profound implications for the domestic economy and society.

Chinese Returnee UK Alumni Focus Group Quarterly Update - Q2

Posted on Wednesday, 11 June 2014

In Q2 of 2014, one subject that may affect Chinese students graduating from the UK is the Tier 5 visa scheme.

Women in Business Focus Group Quarterly Update - Q2

Posted on Wednesday, 11 June 2014

In a report based on 14 years of research into female CEOs at 2500 of the world’s largest public companies, Strategy& (formerly Booz & Company) predicts that by 2040 as many as one third of incoming CEOs will be women.

Education Focus Group Quarterly Update - Q2 2014

Posted on Wednesday, 11 June 2014

This quarter saw the reformation of the Chamber’s Education Focus Group, which has a broad representation of members and we hope that you will engage with the group should you have any queries about education or related issues of any stripe.