Behind the Scenes of Fapiao Accounting

In China, ‘fapiaos’ or invoices are the most important document for tax reporting. They are considered the ‘gold standard’ for a business’ taxable income. However, Axel Standard argues that this system does not always provide the most accurate picture of a firm’s revenues. 

Changing Times

The European Chamber held elections for our Executive Committee and local chapter boards from 28th March to 6th June 2019.

Three Battles: a Two Sessions scorecard

2019 is a year of major significance for China, marking a string of anniversaries, not least the 70th of the founding of the state.

China’s Draft Foreign Investment Law

Foundation for Further Improvement of the Foreign Business Landscape?

Environmental Highlights from the Two Sessions

China has invested a lot in recent years in improving its environment.

‘Two Sessions’ 2019 Through the Lenses of European Small Businesses

How the outcomes of this year’s Two Sessions could impact European small and medium-sized enterprises.

The Broader Spectrum: China’s Path Towards 5G Commercialisation

  How China’s 5G industry has developed so far, and where it might go in the future.

Investing in Influence: is your company doing enough?

With the ‘Two Sessions’ now behind us, the European business community in China is looking at the rest of the year and evaluating how the many laws passed during the meetings will affect us. Several pieces of legislation that were approved are foundational documents that…