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July 17, 2019

Foreign investment continues to grow

Shanghai has seen steady growth in attracting foreign capital in the first half of the year, with a significant rise in the number of new foreign capital projects. From January to June, 3,247 new foreign


July 17, 2019

FTZ launches forex admin platform

The fourth version of the Implementation Details of the Shanghai Free Trade Zone Foreign Exchange Management Reform Pilot was carried out and an online foreign exchange administration platform was launched


July 11, 2019

South Pacific island countries open united pavilion at FTZ

The united pavilion of South Pacific island countries, including Fiji, Vanuatu and Samoa, was inaugurated at the Shanghai Free Trade Zone on June 9. Upgraded from the existing Fiji Nation Pavilion, the


July 10, 2019

Zone's new policy saves time and money

Auto manufacturers registered in Shanghai's free trade zone and those making vehicles in the zone will be allowed to manufacture new types of vehicles immediately after they complete type testing. A


July 03, 2019

2 new foreign investment negative lists unveiled

Two new foreign investment negative lists, one for the whole country and the other for free trade zones, were jointly released by the National Development and Reform Commission and the Ministry of Commerce


July 01, 2019

12 major central enterprises’ projects unveiled at FTZ

A batch of 12 major projects of central government owned enterprises was unveiled at the China (Shanghai) Free Trade Zone recently, with the signing meeting held at Baowu Tower in the Pudong New Area. The


June 28, 2019

FTZ to honor second batch of 10 innovative enterprises

This year, the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone will award the second batch of 10 model enterprises of institutional innovation in celebration of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s


June 27, 2019

SPDB upgrades forex solutions for corporate clients in FTZ

Shanghai Pudong Development Bank on Wednesday unveiled a series of new foreign exchange solutions for its corporate clients in the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone, aiming to meet enterprise customers’


June 17, 2019

Officials talk up FTZ expansion at Lujiazui Forum

A more convenient cross-border fund management system will be piloted at the new expansion of the Shanghai Free Trade Zone, People’s Bank of China Governor Yi Gang said at the ongoing  Lujiazui Forum. He


June 17, 2019

‘Refrigerated’South African grapefruit cargo arrives in Shanghai

Refrigerated cargo ship Baltic Summer, which left South Africa carrying more than 600 tons of grapefruit, arrived at Shanghai Nangang Port on June 11. It was the first batch of citrus fruit to be shipped