July 20, 2017

China Telecom supports cross-border e-commerce with solutions

China Telecom FTZ Branch held an event recently to promote new services and solutions for e-commerce companies in Shanghai Free Trade Zone. People from about 100 companies, most of them in cross-border

July 19, 2017

All smiles at city's free trade zone

David Preston (left), president and CEO for China at Boehringer Ingelheim, introduces the German drugmaker's operations to Shanghai's Party Secretary Han Zheng yesterday when Han inspected the city's

July 18, 2017

Ying Yong meets London mayor, other officials on UK visit

On an official visit to Britain from July 9 to 11, Shanghai Mayor Ying Yong met his London counterpart, Sadiq Khan. He said the two sister cities have cooperated well in all fields since establishing

July 17, 2017

FTZ manufacturer gets quality certificate for single vehicle

The China Quality Certification Center issued the first compulsory product certificate for a single vehicle in Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone this week, according to the Shanghai Exit and Entry Inspection

July 14, 2017

Fast-tracking the introduction of new drugs

China is overhauling its drug registration system as a part of efforts to accelerate commercial production of new medications, especially those developed by start-up firms. It's also seeking to broaden

July 13, 2017

Fudan University to run innovation center in Waigaoqiao

Shanghai Fudan University and Xin Development Group signed a contract recently to set up a research and innovation center in Waigaoqiao, Pudong New Area. With approval from the Ministry of Science and

July 12, 2017

Shanghai delegation visits Irish sister city of Cork

Shanghai Mayor Ying Yong and his delegation were received by Lord Mayor Tony Fitzgerald of Cork when they visited the second largest city of Ireland from July 6 to 9. Ying told his host that Shanghai

July 11, 2017

Trade Adjustment Assistance will be tested in FTZ

Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone will implement the Trade Adjustment Assistance program on a trial basis from July 15. The TAA program was first introduced in 1962 to reduce the damaging impact of imports

July 10, 2017

BNY Mellon opens company in Shanghai FTZ

BNY Mellon Investment Management set up a wholly-owned company in Shanghai Free Trade Zone with a registered capital of US$2 million. As the oldest banking corporation in the United States, BNY Mellon

July 07, 2017

Seminar calls for legal protection for investors

A speaker talks at the seminar in Pudong yesterday. A seminar on legal protection for investors was held in Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone on Thursday. Participants discussed solutions to disputes involving