Upcoming Events

The "Convention Abolishing the Requirement of Legalization for Foreign Public Documents," also known as the Apostille Convention, became effective in China on November 7, 2023. This widely applicable convention, with the highest number of contracting members under the Hague Conference on Private International Law, aims to streamline the cross-border circulation of public documents. This change significantly reduces both the time and economic costs associated with document processing for both Chinese and foreign citizens and businesses, thereby facilitating international trade and personal exchanges.

  • 2023-11-30 | 08:30 - 10:30
  • Phase I First floor, Wanghai Road, Nanshan District, Shenzhen

The EU SME Centre and the European Union Chamber of Commerce in China are pleased to invite European SMEs to a comprehensive exploration into China’s research and development landscape.

  • 2023-11-30 | 16:00 - 17:30
  • zoom online

In the ever-evolving landscape of sustainability, the forthcoming workshop holds immense promise for key stakeholders in Shenyang, with a special focus on European businesses, automotive industry players, and other manufacturers. This gathering is strategically designed to equip the audience with actionable insights, fostering a collaborative environment where knowledge-sharing and real-world case studies around EU and China, North and South of China as well as automotive industry become the catalyst for positive change. The workshop's emphasis on practical know-how, especially from an end-user perspective, ensures that attendees, including European businesses in Shenyang, automotive industrialists, and manufacturers, gain invaluable tools to not only enhance their operations but also contribute meaningfully to the city's sustainable development.

  • 2023-12-05 | 14:00 - 19:00
  • Conrad Hotel 3rd Floor Ball Room/沈阳康莱德酒店三层大宴会厅
Shanghai > Working Group Meeting

Navigating China’s Power Landscape: Developments and Challenges

With the world’s largest power generation capacity, China continues to be a key player in global energy markets. Solar and wind installations are breaking records, and are on the course to hit its solar and wind power targets five years ahead, with non-fossil fuel sources constituting more than 51% of China’s total installed capacity.

  • 2023-12-06 - 2023-12-06 | 15:00 - 16:30
  • European Chamber Office Shanghai, 22nd Floor, Unit 2204
Members only

Join the Logistics Working Group for a look in the future of sustainable logistics in China.

  • 2023-12-08 | 14:00 - 15:15
  • European Chamber Office Beijing, 4th Floor, Room C405 and Zoom
Members only

The European Union Chamber of Commerce in China Southwest Chapter is delighted to invite you to attend the HR Seminar: Talent Acquisition and Compliances on 12th December (Tuesday) 2023.

  • 2023-12-12 | 14:00 - 17:00
  • Residence 1001, 10F, Grand Hyatt Chengdu 成都群光君悦酒店10楼 君寓1001厅

The Auto Components and R&D Working Groups are pleased to invite you to attend the working group meeting of Policy Interpretation of Bonded Remanufacturing and Bonded R&D in Lin-gang Area.

  • 2023-12-12 | 14:30 - 16:00
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office
Members only

The European Chamber is pleased to invite you to the next Insurance Working Group Meeting. It will be held on Thursday, 14th December, 10:30am – 12:00pm, at the European Chamber Beijing office as well as online via Zoom.

  • 2023-12-14 - 2023-12-14 | 10:30 - 12:00
  • European Chamber Office Beijing, 5th Floor, Room C405
Members only

Numerous applications were received from companies based in and outside of the European member states in the 2023 submission process. To highlight the successful stories of the winning applications from this year, we group the winners by the countries of origin. In this talk, we are inviting companies originating from France, FORVIA Faurecia China, Lesaffre, and VEOLIA, who won the 2023 SBA in these categories respectively - Decarbonisation Leader, Rural Development Pioneer, and Circular Economy Pioneer, to outline their successful projects and practices. To recognise the contribution of French companies to sustainability, the Chamber is also inviting a representative from the Consulate General of the Republic of France in Shanghai to deliver the closing remarks.

  • 2023-12-14 | 14:30 - 16:00
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office 中国欧盟商会上海办公室

Since 2008, the policy of deducting research and development (R&D) expenses for tax purposes has been formally recognized in legal terms. In order to encourage innovation and technological progress, and to assist businesses in enhancing their competitiveness and sustainable development capabilities, in recent years, the scope of the R&D expense deduction policy has gradually expanded.

  • 2023-12-14 | 15:00 - 16:30
  • 3rd Floor Xinhua Innovation Centre Block F F座三层新华创新中心