Advocacy Actions

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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2019-04-24 > 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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2018-12-11 > Shanghai, South China

Meeting with the Consulate General of France in Shanghai and Shanghai Municipal Bureau of Human Resources and Social Security on China-France Intern Agreement

The European Chamber organised a joint Working Group meeting among Human Resources, Legal and Competition, Research and Development and Small-Medium Sized Enterprise Forum. It discussed the issue of internship visas for foreigners in China and featured a presentation on the China-France 1000 Interns Agreement by Mr. Fabien Chareix, Attaché for University Cooperation at the Consulate General of France in Shanghai as well as Ms Yinghua Zhu, the Deputy Director of Foreign Experts and Returned Scholars at Shanghai Municipal Bureau of Human Resources and Social Security.

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2018-11-22 > Shanghai

Chamber Delivers Speech on China's Permanent Residence and Visa Policies to Shanghai Entry-Exit Administration Bureau

Chamber Speaks at the Shanghai Entry-Exit Administration Bureau Meeting on China's Permanent Residence and Visa Policies

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2018-11-02 > All chapters

Comments to the MOF's Implementation Rules of the Individual Income Tax Law (Revised Draft for Comments)

European Chamber Finance & Taxation and Human Resources working groups comments on the Ministry of Finance's Implementation Rules of the Individual Income Tax Law (Revised Draft for Comments).

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2018-11-02 > All chapters

Comments to the MOF's Interim Measures for Special Additional Deductions of Individual Income Tax (Draft for Comments)

European Chamber Finance & Taxation and Human Resources working groups comments on the Ministry of Finance's Implementation Rules of the Individual Income Tax Law (Revised Draft for Comments).

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