Business

From Farm to Chopstick: Changes to China’s Food Safety Law

Although China’s food and beverage industry continues to grow, food safety remains an ongoing concern among its citizens.

Are the Global Markets Right to be Concerned about China?

China’s influence on the global business environment, economy and markets has been thrown into stark relief by events during the past two months.

Logging on to learn: China’s online education market

Even given the high importance placed on education in China, the speed of growth of online education has surprised many.

Hunting high and low: IPR and the search for basic company information

When establishing business operations in China, finding local business partners and customers can be a major task.

China’s Inaugural IP-Friendly Awards

As 2015 marks the 10th anniversary of the EU-China IP Cooperation Dialogue Mechanism, the European Chamber is going to organise an award ceremony to recognise China’s most IP-friendly regions, which will take place in March 2016. The European Chamber, in close consultation with our Intellectual…

Interview: Joanna Drake, Director for Entrepreneurship and SMEs, DG GROW

This year marks the 6th anniversary of the EU-China SME Dialogue.

A work in progress: four decades of IPR in China

                              In the following article experts from the China IPR SME Helpdesk plot the development of China’s treatment of intellectual property (IP) over the past four decades.

Seeking guidance: China’s new Foreign Investment Catalogue

China adopted the new Foreign Investment Industrial Guidance Catalogue (2015 Amendment) (Foreign Investment Catalogue) on 10th April this year.

Light at the end of the tunnel? – the draft Foreign Investment Law

The various laws and regulations pertaining to the incorporation of foreign-invested enterprises (FIEs) are soon to be consolidated.

No small matter – Cyber security in China: what SMEs need to know

Smaller companies can be particularly susceptible to cybercrime as they often lack the resources to fully protect themselves against such attacks.