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April 17, 2018

Shanghai Free Trade Zone adopts practical measures to boost ‘global maintenance’

Shanghai has been developing the “global maintenance” services in its Free Trade Zone and other places since 2014 as part of the city strategy to promote “Shanghai Manufacturing” and “Shanghai Service.”


April 16, 2018

Premier Li inspects Shanghai port project and port machinery manufacturer

Through live video, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang inspected the phase-four project of Yangshan Port on April 10. When it’s put into use, the highly automated and intelligent project will augment the city’s


April 10, 2018

Shanghai is striving to build the China’s first paperless port

Shanghai International Port (Group) Co has initiated its pilot project on electronic container delivery receipt since March and plans to put it in full use in July. The electronic receipt will eventually


April 09, 2018

Waigaoqiao Free Trade Zone signs an agreement to provide judicial appraisal services

Shanghai Waigaoqiao Free Trade Zone Medical Insurance Center and the Academy of Forensic Science of the Ministry of Justice have reached an agreement recently to provide more than 30,000 companies and


April 04, 2018

Pudong widens green card approval

SHANGHAI’S Pudong New Area has begun granting permanent residence permits to not only top overseas professionals but also their research partners. The policy, which began last month, aims to boost Pudong’s


April 02, 2018

Cosmetics companies gather in FTZ thanks to new import policy

A batch of 5.7-ton “HadaLabo” facial cleanser has recently finished import declaration at Shanghai Waigaoqiao Free Trade Zone. The batch of cosmetics was Mentholatum (Shanghai) Co’s first non-special


March 27, 2018

Artemed Hospital finishes construction of main building

Artemed Hospital, the first comprehensive foreign capital hospital introduced into the Shanghai Free Trade Zone, is expected to start operation within this year. Shanghai Waigaoqiao Free Trade Zone Development


March 26, 2018

Shanghai FTZ pilot program now introduced into 10 other provinces and cities

Shanghai Free Trade Zone’s pilot program on import of non-special use cosmetics now will be introduced into free trade zones in 10 other provinces and municipalities, according to an announcement released


March 20, 2018

Re-export certificates issued by Shanghai Free Trade Zone jumps 37.28 percent in

Shanghai Free Trade Zone issued 788 certificates of re-export last year to companies in the zone, involving shipments of US$21.92 million and representing an increase of 37.28 percent and 29.87 percent


March 19, 2018

FTZ unveils its first alcohol cross-border e-commerce platform

Shanghai Free Trade Zone has unveiled its first alcohol cross-border trading e-commerce platform recently. Managed by Shanghai Wine Exchange in the zone, the platform will integrate trading, stocking,