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[Exclusive] China to Set Up National IP Appeals Court

[Exclusive] China to Set Up National IP Appeals Court

China’s Supreme People's Court has received approvals to form a unified national-level court of appeals covering intellectual property cases.

Oct 24, 2018
Guo Liqin
China Plans to Discipline Fake Drugmakers With Heavier Fines

China Plans to Discipline Fake Drugmakers With Heavier Fines

China intends to tighten its penalties for firms that sell bogus drugs.

Oct 23, 2018
Liao Shumin
China to Invest USD700 Billion in Rural Infrastructure Over Four Years

China to Invest USD700 Billion in Rural Infrastructure Over Four Years

China will invest CNY4.5 trillion (USD700 billion) in the country’s rural infrastructure over the next four years as part of…

Oct 23, 2018
Zhang Yushuo
China Tax Cut Plan Adds Deductions for Schooling, Rent, Mortgage, Healthcare

China Tax Cut Plan Adds Deductions for Schooling, Rent, Mortgage, Healthcare

China has issued a draft plan for personal income tax cuts that includes six more special tax-deductibles and is soliciting public feedback.

Oct 22, 2018
Chen Yikan
China’s Zhejiang Province to Give Graduates USD4,326 to Farm

China’s Zhejiang Province to Give Graduates USD4,326 to Farm

The Chinese province of Zhejiang is offering college graduates who work in agriculture an annual payment of CNY10,000 (USD1,442) for…

Oct 22, 2018
Liao Shumin
China’s Plans for Hainan Free Trade Zone Include Easier Foreign Investor Access

China’s Plans for Hainan Free Trade Zone Include Easier Foreign Investor Access

China has revealed plans on transforming the southern island province of Hainan into a free trade zone, including relaxed foreign…

Oct 17, 2018
Yang Zhi
China to Keep Liquidity Ample Amid Growth of Domestic Demand, PBOC Says

China to Keep Liquidity Ample Amid Growth of Domestic Demand, PBOC Says

China to Keep Liquidity Ample Amid Growth of Domestic Demand, PBOC Says. China will implement a prudent and neutral monetary…

Oct 2, 2018
Chen Juan
China to Issue Rules for Treating Adolescent Web Addiction

China to Issue Rules for Treating Adolescent Web Addiction

China to Issue Rules for Treating Kids' Web Addiction. The National Health Commission of China has recognized internet addiction as…

Sep 27, 2018
Liao Shumin
Hong Kong Banks Inflate Deposit Rates Ahead of Predicted Fed Hike

Hong Kong Banks Inflate Deposit Rates Ahead of Predicted Fed Hike

Several Hong Kong banks have pledged to raise deposit interest rates in line with expectations that the United States Federal Reserve will hike rates after a meeting next week.

Sep 21, 2018
Liao Shumin
Shanghai Brings In New Measures to Boost AI Development

Shanghai Brings In New Measures to Boost AI Development

Authorities in Shanghai have brought in new policies aimed at accelerating the development of the artificial intelligence sector in the eastern Chinese city.

Sep 18, 2018
Ren Xiaozhang
China’s Labor-Heavy Employers Praise Push for Reduced Social Security Rates

China’s Labor-Heavy Employers Praise Push for Reduced Social Security Rates

Labor-heavy companies in China have responded positively to a proposal made by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang to reduce how much firms contribute to their employees’ social security funds.

Sep 7, 2018
Feng Yunqing & Wang Yufeng
China's Manufacturing Growth Slid to 14 Month Low in August

China's Manufacturing Growth Slid to 14 Month Low in August

China’s manufacturing sector posted its slowest growth in 14 months despite remaining in positive territory, the country’s latest Caixin China…

Sep 3, 2018
Xu Wei

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