Advocacy Actions

2020-06-03 > Beijing, Shanghai

Policy Briefing on Yangshan Special Comprehensive Bonded Zone

Policy Briefing on Yangshan Special Comprehensive Bonded Zone

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2020-05-08 > Shanghai

Policy Briefing with Foreign Expert Bureau Representative on Online Approval Process for Foreigner’s Work Permit Issued During the COVID-19 Outbreak

On 8th May 2020, the European Chamber Shanghai Chapter organized an online policy briefing on the Examination and Approval of Foreigner's Work Permit in Shanghai.

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2019-11-01 > All chapters

Meeting with National Immigration Administration (NIA) and the Beijing Municipal Public Security Bureau, Exit-Entry Administration Department

On 1st November 2019, the European Chamber Human Resources Working Group and Forum representatives met with officials in Beijing from the National Immigration Administration (NIA) and the Beijing Municipal Public Security Bureau, Exit-Entry Administration Department to discuss a number of difficulties European companies are currently facing in China regarding foreign talent attraction due to entrance and settlement issues.

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2019-07-13 > Beijing, Shanghai, South China

Comments to CAC on Measures on Security Assessment of Cross-border Transfer of Personal Information

The European Chamber's ICT, Cybersecurity and other working groups submitted collated comments to the CAC on the Measures on Security Assessment of Cross-border Transfer of Personal Information.

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2019-07-10 > All chapters

Letter to the State Administration of Taxation (SAT) on the Cancellation of Non-Taxable Benefits per Individual Income Tax Law (IIT) Amendment

The European Chamber has submitted a letter to the State Administration of Taxation with regards to the cancellation of non-taxable benefits as per amendments to the Individual Income Tax Law.

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2019-06-28 > Beijing, Shanghai

Comments to Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) on Administrative Measures on Data Security

The European Chamber's ICT, Cybersecurity and other working groups jointly submitted comments to the CAC on the Administrative Measures on Data Security.

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2019-06-28 > Shanghai

Human Resources WG Presents at Suzhou Summit on Talent Exchange and Technology Innovation

Ms. Rosanna Terminio, Vice Chair of the Human Resources Working Group has been invited to speak at the Summit on Talent Exchange and Technology Innovation, which took place in Suzhou on 28th June, 2019. The Summit was hosted by the Suzhou Science and Technology City and China Suzhou Human Resources Service Industry Park. Ms. Terminio presented on the recent talent-related findings of the European Business in China - Business Confidence Survey 2019 and current human resources-related challenges European companies face in the Chinese business environment.

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2019-04-24 > Shanghai

Meeting with Shanghai Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs on Foreign Invested Enterprises Innovation Centre-Related Policies

On 24 April 2019, the European Chamber’s Shanghai Chapter organised a working group meeting with Shanghai Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs to discuss with members on Foreign Invested Enterprises Innovation Centre-related policies. Members from Research and Development Working Group, Human Resources Working Group, Information and Communication Technology Working Group, Pharmaceutical Working Group, Auto Components Working Group and Small and Medium-size Enterprise Forum attended this meeting.

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2019-01-25 > Shanghai

Seminar on China’s New Individual Income Tax Law with the Shanghai Tax Bureau, Individual Income Tax Division

On 25th January, the European Chamber's Shanghai chapter organised an exclusive seminar with the Individual Income Tax Division of the Shanghai Tax Bureau on China’s new Individual Income Tax (IIT) Law. With the full implementation of the IIT Law taking place from 1st January 2019, a series of changes have had a significant impact on individual taxpayers and the companies employing them. At the event, members had the opportunity to raise questions on the extensive scope of the new practice and discuss in detail the implications of these new set of IIT rules for both employees and enterprises, as well as the opportunities and challenges they entail.

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2019-01-17 > Shanghai

Dialogue with Vice Mayor of Shanghai Municipal People's Government

2nd Shanghai Government Dialogue: High-level Dialogue with Vice Mayor of Shanghai Municipal People's Government

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