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August 19, 2019

City to ease foreign capital restrictions

Shanghai will loosen restrictions on foreign capital in the service sector on both getting access to the city’s market and launching businesses, aiming to further promote opening-up in the service sector


August 15, 2019

Waigaoqiao Group invites 20 exhibitors to CIIE

Waigaoqiao Group has so far invited 20 exhibitors for the second China International Import Expo, totaling 2,816 square meters of exhibition area. The 20 exhibitors mainly cover the sectors of equipment,


August 13, 2019

Eight national pavilions enjoy success in Shanghai FTZ

So far, eight national pavilions have been established in the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone, and they have imported more than 6,000 kinds of foreign goods into the Chinese market. The national


August 07, 2019

China unveils Lingang plan that will rival world's most competitive FTZs

China on Tuesday announced the expanding of its Shanghai free trade zone in its latest major strategic move for further opening-up. The addition of the Lingang area is a major strategic decision made


August 05, 2019

Pudong goes all out for CIIE

The Pudong New Area is doing its part to ensure the second China International Import Expo is a success. Waigaoqiao Free Trade Zone Group, whose import turnover last year accounted for almost 30 percent


July 30, 2019

FTZ foreign capital use up in first half

In the first half of this year, the actual use of foreign capital of China’s 12 free trade zones reached 69.47 billion yuan (US$10.09 billion), up 20.1 percent year-on-year and accounting for 14.5 percent


July 30, 2019

Premier Li visits Shanghai, tours FTZ

Premier Li Keqiang made an inspection visit to Shanghai and the Shanghai Free Trade Zone on July 22-23. Li inspected the new expansion of the Shanghai Free Trade Zone and listened to the work report on


July 23, 2019

Shanghai mayor reports stable growth

Shanghai’s economy has seen stable growth in the first half, and the city will continue to make improving the quality of growth the priority in the second half, Mayor Ying Yong said during a meeting hosted


July 22, 2019

White paper on criminal cases involving free trade, sci-tech innovation issued

On July 12, the People’s Procuratorate of the Pudong New Area issued the white paper on last year’s inspection work involving free trade and science and technology innovation. According to the white


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