Coronavirus Outbreak I – Legal Obligations for Employers in China
  • Posted by: Peter Pang
  • Category: COVID-19, Home, Labor and Employment Law, Legal Updates
Coronavirus Outbreak

Towards the end of 2019, local authorities in Wuhan, Hubei province, identified a cluster of cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19)-infected pneumonia.

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Beware the Ides of March? China’s New Foreign Investment Law Passed on March 15, 2018
  • Posted by: Peter Pang
  • Category: Business In China, Foreign Direct Investments, Home
China’s New Foreign Investment Law
By Peter Pang* Foreign investment is big business in China. According to China’s state news agency, Xinhua, as of October 2018, nearly a million foreign-invested companies were registered to do business in China – and these are not shell companies either. Total foreign investment in China exceeds a staggering $2 trillion, larger than the annual GDP...
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The Challenges of Franchising in China
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  • Category: Home

The franchising concept is relatively new to China. In fact, as recently as the mid-1990s, the Chinese language didn’t even include a direct translation of the word “franchise.”

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