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U.S. consulate in Hong Kong is the latest to require electronic visa application - DS-160

  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
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  • Hong Kong, USA
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  • November 26 2008

Until recently, only the four U.S. consulates located in Monterrey and Nuevo Laredo, Mexico and Montreal and Vancouver, Canada required foreign nationals to submit the new DS-160 Nonimmigrant Visa Application when applying for a nonimmigrant visa

CFTC approves mini futures contracts on HSI and HSCEI for trading by U.S. persons

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
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  • Hong Kong, USA
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  • January 23 2009

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission staff has issued a no-action letter to Hong Kong Futures Exchange Limited (HKFE) approving HKFE’s mini futures contracts based on the Hang Sang Index (HSI) and Hang Sang China Enterprises Index (HSCEI) for trading by U.S. persons

China Insurance Regulatory agency promulgates new rule protecting personal data of life insurance customers

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
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  • China, Hong Kong, USA
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  • November 20 2013

On November 4, 2013, the China Insurance Regulatory Commission, which is the Chinese regulatory and administrative authority for the insurance

International regulatory update - 3 7 March 2014

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • Australia, China, European Union, Global, Hong Kong, Japan, United Kingdom, USA
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  • March 10 2014

The EU Council has adopted its position at first reading on the revised Deposit Guarantee Schemes (DGS) Directive. This will enable the EU Parliament

International regulatory update 21 December 2012-4 January 2013

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • China, European Union, Germany, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
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  • January 7 2013

Ireland commences EU Council Presidency PRIPS: ECON Committee reports on proposed Regulation on key information documents EMIR: Implementing

Hong Kong to enter into an intergovernmental agreement with the US to implement FATCA in Hong Kong

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Hong Kong, USA
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  • May 20 2014

Hong Kong and the US have substantially concluded discussions regarding an intergovernmental agreement regarding FATCA compliance (the "HK IGA"

SEC issues alert on Bitcoin investments

  • Thompson Hine LLP
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  • Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
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  • May 20 2014

On May 7, 2014 the Securities and Exchange Commission's Office of Investor Education and Advocacy issued an Investor Alert regarding potential

Bitcoin migration from China to Hong Kong part nine

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • China, European Union, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
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  • May 21 2014

"Virtual currencies" in general, and Bitcoin in particular, continue to attract frenzied media attention coupled with immense public and regulatory

This week in securities litigation (week ending April 17, 2014)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Australia, Hong Kong, USA
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  • April 16 2014

High speed trading continued to be a central focus in this shortened week with the markets closed on Friday. The New York Attorney General has

Bitcoin - virtual currency of the future?

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • China, European Union, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
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  • November 27 2013

"Virtual currencies", and bitcoin in particular, have recently received much attention from law enforcement agencies, the business community, the