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09.01.2020 Foreign firms to gain broader market access As China moves to further expand the scope of opening-up and encourage closer synergy via more inclusive and diversified partnerships, Zha has found that China's newly implemented Foreign Investment Law not only better protects the legitimate rights and interests of foreign investors, but also...
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08.01.2020 Minimum Wages in China in 2020 Minimum wages in China continue to grow. Last year, seven regions in China increased their minimum wage.
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10.12.2019 Guangdong achieves sustained progress in utilization of FDI Guangdong province in South China has achieved sustained growth in use of foreign direct investment this year after deepening reform and furthering competitiveness in advanced manufacturing through scientific and technological innovation.
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10.12.2019 Shipping to China for Cross Border eCommerce Briefly, the current Cross Border eCommerce regime, initially launched in 2014, permits overseas sellers to sell consumer goods directly to Chinese consumers through certain registered e-commerce platforms (e.g., Tmall.hk, JD.com). The qualifying products can be imported into China on an...
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09.12.2019 Pinduoduo disrupts China's e-commerce Pinduoduo has already seen the big potential in the spending power of lower-tier city folk and townspeople, with its unique business strategy that aimed at capturing the large number of deal-seeking users via team purchasing.
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09.12.2019 China OKs majority shares for foreign firms in insurance JVs Foreign firms can now hold more than half of the shares in joint-venture life insurance companies operating in China, according to a revised regulation unveiled Friday to facilitate foreign entry into China's insurance market.
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03.12.2019 Talent shortage hampering digital transformation moves of firms With the rapid transformation of almost everything into digital, the hunt for talent seems to be following in similar footsteps. In fact, the significant increase in the number of digital job opportunities has not been matched by an equivalent increase in talents.
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02.12.2019 More pain to come for new car market, claims industry exec China's vehicle market may see a fall of up to 10 percent this year, following a 2.8 percent dip in 2018, said a senior executive at the country's leading industry association on Saturday.
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28.11.2019 Robotics firms wait for the next wave Though China's robotics market is experiencing short-term contraction, companies' consistent efforts to hone their technological prowess and beef up research and development on premium products will drive the industry into a new phase of high-quality growth, analysts said. The demand for...
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27.11.2019 AI gaining ground with more parents for early stage education Last year, China's first middle school textbook on AI was introduced. Currently, 40 schools in China have adopted the textbook, becoming the first batch of AI education pilot schools
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