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European Union Chamber of Commerce in China

China Dispatches

Sharing on-the-ground insights from European business leaders and experts about China on current events, policy updates and the experiences of doing business across the country.

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China ShortCuts

Five-minute weekly catch-up about the Chinese business landscape. Tune in every Wednesday for the latest economic data, market trends, and policy and regulatory updates.

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  • 12th June 2024: Draft Rules on Implementing Registered Capital Management System

    This episode contains segments on: State Council adopted draft rules on implementing the management system for registered capital stipulated by the company law; Foreign trade data in May; China’s Provincial Business Environment Index 2023 Report Also, listeners are invited to join an event in Beijing or online on 19th June on the European Parliament’s election […]

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  • 5th June 2024: State Council Releases Carbon Reduction Plan

    This episode contains segments on: The State Council’s 2024-2025 Action Plan for Energy Conservation and Carbon Reduction; May’s Official Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) and the Caixin China General Manufacturing PMI; The International Monetary Fund’s revised economic growth projection for China. Also, European Business Organisation’s Worldwide Network released its Position Paper on the European Union’s new […]

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  • 29th May 2024: China Says Hotels Must Accept Foreign Guests

    This episode contains segments on: China calling on hotels to accept foreign guests; Utilised foreign direct investment and industrial profits from January to April; The EU’s corporate sustainability due diligence directive. Also, the European Chamber will hold a breakfast roundtable on June 6th in Beijing. Listeners are welcome to attend the event, where Dr Scott […]

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  • 22nd May 2024: Lin-gang Special Area’s Cross-border Data Transfer List

    This episode contains segments on: Release of cross-border data transfer list in Shanghai’s Lin-gang Special Area; Macroeconomic indicators in April; China anti-dumping probe into chemical imports from the EU, US, Japan, Taiwan; and Rhodium Group and Atlantic Council’s China Pathfinder Q1 2024 update. Also, listeners are invited to join the Annual General Meeting 2024 on […]

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  • 15th May 2024: Foreign trade data in April

    This episode contains segments on: April’s foreign trade data, consumer price index and producer price index; Draft regulations on lithium batteries with comments from Ms Wang Pei, Chair of the Automotive Working Group; and China’s new agreements with Serbia and Hungary. Also, listeners are invited to join the Cybersecurity Conference 2024 in Shanghai on 21st […]

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  • 8th May 2024: Xi’s visit to Europe

    This episode contains segments on: President Xi’s visit to Europe; Labour Day outbound tourism; April manufacturing purchasing manager’s index; Industrial profits in the first quarter of 2024; Politburo’s measures to stimulate the economy; Also, listeners are invited to join the Business Confidence Survey 2024 launch online on 10th May to find out how European companies […]

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  • 24th April 2024: 2023 environmental targets

    This episode contains segments on: China’s 2023 environmental targets; EU’s new regulation to ban products with forced labour; Foreign direct investment data for Q1; Capital market reforms; Also, listeners are invited to join an event on 29th April in Beijing or online to understand Chinese overcapacity.

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  • 17th April 2024: GDP growth in the first quarter

    This episode contains segments on: Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and key economic indicators in the first quarter of 2024; Foreign trade data in March; Producer and consumer prices indices in March; German Chancellor Scholz’ visit to China New guidelines on strengthening capital market regulation. From the Chamber’s side, the latest issue of EURObiz is released […]

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  • 10th April 2024: New measures on optimising foreign exchange business processes

    This episode contains segments on: State Administration of Foreign Exchange circular on optimising the administration of foreign exchange business; US Treasury Secretary Yellen’s visit to China; SME development index in the first quarter of 2024; Qingming Festival holiday domestic tourism data. From the Chamber’s side, on 9th April, a delegation met with Ana Gallego Torres, […]

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  • 3rd April 2024: China’s net FDI in 2023

    This episode contains segments on: China’s net foreign direct investment in 2023; China’s official purchasing managers index (PMI) in March; Caixin China general manufacturing PMI in March; Profits at larger industrial companies in China in January and February. From the Chamber’s side, an advocacy success has been achieved in food industry. Packaging requirements for five […]

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