Monthly Archives: October 2016

China’s New Foreign Investment Law

One of the features of China’s new Foreign Invested Enterprise (FIE) online filing registration for is the requirement that the foreign investor state who will be the “actually controlling person” of the foreign invested entity. Under the new rules, the management of all FIEs must complete an online registration form. This form defines “actually controlling person”...
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Match-making Event for Start-ups of Overseas Professionals

Shanghai FTZ Entrepreneurial Base for Overseas Professionals will hold a business match-making event from November 1 to 4 for about 120 start-ups from 13 countries and regions, officials said on Tuesday.   These start-ups are selected from 307 candidates spanning electronics, IT and pharmaceutical industries. Fourteen experts were invited to evaluate and select the start-ups for the...
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Now a Single Work Permit for Expats

Foreigners will find it easier to work in Shanghai after the city released a series of policies yesterday to attract international talent as it works to build a global center for scientific and technological innovation. From November 1, foreigners will only have to apply for a unified work permit as the two types of work permits...
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Zhangjiang Seeks to Lure Top Expat Talent

Zhangjiang National Innovation Demonstration Zone is to develop a multi-language mobile public service platform to help foreigners to settle down in Shanghai. The zone will also explore incentive measures for expats considered to be able to make a significant contribution to the city, stated a memorandum of understanding signed yesterday by the State Administration of Foreign Experts...
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