The China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone (SHFTZ) is set to expand its presence in Shanghai by establishing a fourth pilot free trade zone, according to Gao Feng, a spokesman for China's Ministry of Commerce, at a regular news briefing on Nov 15. The Shanghai FTZ currently consists...Read more
Every China employer should have a set of rules and regulations setting out employee and its employer duties and obligations. This document should cover all types of employees, including part-time employees. It also should at minimum, cover the following:Read more
- employee evaluations, especially end-of-probation reviews
- protection measures on company’s confidential information (trade...
Every foreign business person who enters into a contract with a Chinese company needs to consider a fundamental question: how will the contract be enforced. To be able to pursue a claim successfully against a Chinese company, the following is usually required: First, there must be a written...Read more
Stakes in stock exchanges of South Asia represent strategic moves to bolster Belt and Road projects China's bourses are picking up stakes in stock exchanges abroad in the hope of giving further impetus to Belt and Road Initiative projects. The moves are also expected to increase the global presence of mainland capital, besides offering the benefit of...Read more