By Sofia Liska Jun. 28 – This year, Asian cities are once again moving up the ranks of global metropolises in terms of cost of living standards. According to a recent report published by ECA International, Beijing is now the 20th most expensive city in the world for international assignees (up from 48th in 2011) […]
A new streamlined registration and approval process for foreign-funded companies will be run across nine cities along the Pearl River Delta. The newly revamped procedures are currently being trialed in Dongguan, Foshan, and Guangzhou.
By Julia Gu Feb. 3 – At the eighth annual World Famous Brands Assembly (WFBA) recently held in Jakarta, Indonesia, the U.S.-China Economic Trade and Investment General Chamber of Commerce, the Europe-America-Asia Cooperation Union for Investment in Industry and Commerce, and the World Cities and World Business Research Association jointly released a list of the […]
Op/Ed Commentary: Chris Devonshire-Ellis Feb. 1 – With some media spotlighting potential problems in South China – and one blog even going so far as to suggest smart Chinese businessmen are queuing up to attract orders, only to deliberately declare bankruptcy – it’s time to look again at the realities of the situation. The actual […]
Guangzhou’s value-added tax small-scale taxpayers are now not required to submit paper declaration forms when they file electronic VAT declarations.
Dec. 14 – China Briefing has just released the fourth edition of its regional business guide “The Greater Pearl River Delta: Business Guide to South China” – offering business-minded individuals an up-to-date reference source for all of the key issues concerning setting up and successfully operating a business in South China. By leveraging its proximity […]
Nov. 3 – On October 12, Alberto Vettoretti, Managing Partner of Dezan Shira & Associates and Vice Chairman of the European Union Chamber of Commerce (Pearl River Delta Chapter) has been nominated as International Advisor to the Guangzhou Government in a ceremony held in Nansha District, Guangzhou. At the closed-door meeting, chaired by leaders from […]