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Jul 5, 2018

Shanghai looks to increase financial aid for small businesses

Shanghai's Pudong New Area invited 17 local financial institutions to attend the 12th Shanghai Financial Services Fair that took place from June 27 to 29.


Jul 4, 2018

Shorter negative list opens door wider to foreign investment

The National Development and Reform Commission and Ministry of Commerce released a shortened negative list on June 28.


Jul 2, 2018

Pudong looks to improve its soft environment to lure talents

Pudong New Area in Shanghai recently proposed improving its soft environment to lure and retain highly-skilled workers.


Jun 29, 2018

Italy opens first export credit office in Shanghai

Italian official export credit agency SACE SIMEST announced their opening of an office in Shanghai, its first on the Chinese mainland, on June 26.


Jun 29, 2018

Shanghai FTZ opening up encourages foreign companies

Foreign-funded companies are looking to take advantage of the new measures that the Shanghai Free Trade Zone unveiled on June 21 to expand its financial opening up.


Jun 27, 2018

Permit process for foreigners streamlined in Shanghai FTZ

The China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ) recently upgraded its "single window" service model for the benefit of foreigners who live and work in the area.


Jun 26, 2018

Measures unveiled to expand Shanghai FTZ financial opening up

Shanghai authorities unveiled 25 measures on June 21 to further expand the financial opening up of the Shanghai Free Trade Zone.


Jun 25, 2018

Shanghai FTZ aims to develop its certification industry

The quality certification and accreditation industry based in the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone (Shanghai FTZ) received a welcome boost.


Apr 22, 2018

Plans revealed for new science hall in Shanghai

Designs have been unveiled for Zhangjiang Science Hall, a new landmark building that is set to be built in the central Zhangjiang area, Pudong, Shanghai.


Apr 21, 2018

Foreigners take fast track to permanent status in Shanghai

Shanghai has granted around 500 permanent resident cards to foreigners in the two months following the country's April adoption of a streamlined application procedure.


Apr 15, 2018

PBOC plans to boost opening-up in Shanghai

The People's Bank of China, the central bank, will issue several policies to facilitate opening-up of the financial sector in Shanghai.


Apr 14, 2018

Top British school Harrow opens Shanghai campus

The Harrow International School Shanghai, the fourth international school in the Harrow family, officially opened in Waigaoqiao area, Pudong, Shanghai, on June 7.


Jun 11, 2018

Experts discuss blockchain usage at shipping industry forum

More than 200 domestic and overseas experts and entrepreneurs attended the fifth International Shipping and Internet Summit Forum in Shanghai on May 28.


Jun 08, 2018

Shanghai releases preferential policies for Taiwan compatriots

Shanghai's Taiwan Affairs Office released 55 preferential measures to promote cooperation, and economic and cultural exchanges between Shanghai and Taiwan on June 1.


Jun 07, 2018

Experts discuss how to make Shanghai outstanding global city

More than 200 Chinese and overseas experts and scholars met in Shanghai from May 24 to 25 to discuss ways to develop Shanghai into an outstanding global city.


Jun 06, 2018

Shanghai unveils plans for new manufacturing centers

Shanghai got the green light to build two national manufacturing innovation centers on May 23.


May 29, 2018

Shanghai gets China's first financial court

The Shanghai Financial Court, first of its kind in China, will settle in the city's Pudong New Area.


May 23, 2018

China to replicate FTZ practices nationwide

Chinese authorities are looking to replicate the latest successful practices in its pilot free trade zones around the rest of the country.


May 17, 2018

New policies propel fintech industry in Lujiazui

Lujiazui recently released a new series of policies to support its emerging fintech industry in an attempt to forge a top world fintech ecosystem in the region.


May 14, 2018

Shanghai unveils first central-local integrated development platform

​A platform for the integrated development of central SOEs and local enterprises in the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone was inaugurated in the B section of the Expo Zone on May 9, local media reported.


May 10, 2018

Shanghai a magnet drawing in MNCs

​Shanghai has emerged as a global magnet for multi-national corporations (MNCs) thanks to its increasingly favorable business climate, statistics show. 


May 9, 2018

Shanghai FTZ joins hands with CP Culture

CP Culture Development Co and Shanghai FTZ International Culture Investment and Development Co signed a strategic cooperation agreement for cultural and art cooperation at a ceremony in Beijing on April 26.