ICT

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.

Digital Dos and Don’ts: China’s e-commerce market restrictions for foreign SMEs

 While China’s e-commerce market presents a huge opportunity for foreign-invested enterprises (FIEs), there are a number of often complex restrictions that FIEs should be aware of.

Cyber protection: adopting new tech to manage cyber threats

 There is a distinct shift in how organisations are now viewing cybersecurity, with forward-thinking organisations understanding that an investment in cybersecurity and privacy solutions can facilitate business growth and foster innovation.

The present and future of data protection in China

As global connectivity increases, so does the importance of effective data protection.

The Internet of Things or the ‘Internet of a Thing or Two’?

World-leading organisations are embarking on Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives that focus less on the underlying sensors, devices and ‘smart’ things, says Joseph Chu of Deloitte China, and more on developing the ecosystem of data management, infrastructure development and creating brand new business models. Meanwhile,…

Keep it simple, stupid: how the digital revolution will redefine business

What’s the biggest impediment to business these days? Lack of capital? Skill shortages? Overcapacity? Regulation?

Michael Chang, Chair, ICT Working Group

Michael Chang has worked in the ICT industry since 2000.

IPR 4 ICT

While some IPR issues are common to all types of European companies doing business in China

Galloping towards telecoms liberalisation

International investors looking to take advantage of China’s vast telecoms market are faced with a multitude of regulatory restrictions.

Phoning it in: telecommunications in the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone

The opening up of telecommunications value-added services within the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone (CSPFTZ) is an important development for foreign companies.