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  1. China

    1. Shanghai

      2801–2812 Plaza 66 Tower 2, 1366 Nanjing Road West, 200040 Shanghai, China T 86 21 62 89 07 31 F 86 21 62 89 96 96
  1. New permits to be required for foreigners doing short-term work in China

    China - December 15 2014

    In the past, many foreigners came to China for short-term work of less than 90 days by holding a business visa, i.e. M visa. This will be hardly

  2. Newly amended PRC Labor Contract Law imposing stricter control over the use of seconded employees

    China - January 14 2013

    After a half year of public discussion, a decision on the amendment to the PRC Labor Contract Law was made by the Standing Committee of the PRC

  3. China establishes specialized IP courts

    China - December 11 2014

    On 31 October 2014, the PRC Supreme People's Court issued the Provisions of the Supreme People's Court on the Jurisdiction of the IP Courts in

  4. New exit-entry regulations for foreigners in China

    China - August 8 2013

    The State Council of the People's Republic of China ("PRC") recently released the new Exit-Entry Administration Regulations for Foreigners

  5. China simplifies foreign exchange administration on non-trade current account items

    China - August 6 2013

    Under the current PRC foreign exchange control system, cross-border payments and receipts of non-trade current account items are generally not

  1. Administrative Procedure Law of the PRC amended for first time in 25 years

    China - January 15 2015

    On 1 November 2014, the PRC National People's Congress ("NPC") passed the decision on amending the Administrative Procedure Law of the PRC

  2. New regulations with a focus on competition issues in automotive industry became effective

    China - January 15 2015

    Following the dawn-raids against several automobile OEMs, ten governmental authorities in China including the State Administration for Industry and

  3. Update on annual report of companies

    China - January 15 2015

    In the amended PRC Company Law, which took effect on 1 March 2014, the annual inspection requirement for companies has been replaced by an annual

  4. First case ruled by the PRC Supreme People’s Court regarding abuse of dominant position: Qihoo vs. Tencent

    China - December 16 2014

    On 8 October 2014, the PRC Supreme People's Court made the long-awaited final ruling on the dispute between Qihoo and Tencent on Tencent's claimed

  5. Chinese tax regulation update - December 2014

    China - December 16 2014

    On 2 December 2014, the State Administration of Taxation (“SAT”) published the Administrative Measures on General Anti-tax-avoidance (“the Measures”