Lead Articles

Private data protection in China

The rapid evolution of internet technology has necessitated the definition of ‘personal private information’ being expanded.

Cross-border data transfer: a China perspective

Before China enacted its new Cybersecurity Law on 7th November, 2016, cross-border data transfer was largely unregulated by the government.

Chamber Annual Conference 2016: is Globalisation in Retreat?

Held on 14th December, the Chamber’s annual conference, Globalisation in Retreat: Risks and Opportunities for China, was an intriguing event.

Breaking down borders: SMEs’ e-commerce business through free trade zones

The digital economy has become a crucial driver for China’s economic development, and its market is now a global leader, opening new opportunities for foreign business.

Lean conversion: managing the human side of change

With the days of China being a low-cost country long over, its manufacturing is at risk of being squeezed between innovation leaders on the one side and low-cost competitors on the other.

Going local: developing Chinese leaders in European companies

A key for talent engagement and sustainable business development in China

Draft amendments to the PRC Employment Contract Law

On 29th June, 2007, the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress (SCNPC) promulgated the Employment Contract Law (ECL).

Speak their language: how to communicate with China’s Generation Y

Talent management is a perpetual challenge for employers, and one which seems to become more challenging with each new generation that breaks through to the job market.

Find your purpose: how to lead in a changing world

In today’s changing world, CEOs are under more pressure to transform, adapt and align organisations to succeed or, increasingly, just to survive.