Five years of free trade zones in China

2018-11-23 12:37 GMT+8

The Shenyang Area of China (Liaoning) Pilot Free Trade Zone established last April is continuing to make it easier for companies to do business at home and abroad.  

2018-11-22 20:36 GMT+8

Measures will be taken to deepen reform in free trade zones (FTZs), and qualified individuals in them will be allowed to invest in overseas securities under relevant rules, China's State Council said on Friday.

2018-11-20 22:13 GMT+8

The Chinese government has rolled out a plan to build the country's southern island province of Hainan into a pilot free trade zone. The plan came six months after Chinese President Xi Jinping announced the move at the 30th founding anniversary of the province and its special economic zone.

2018-10-17 14:53 GMT+8

The Shanghai Free Trade Zone (FTZ) is a good example of China's opening up efforts, and Saturday marks its 5th anniversary. 

2018-09-29 16:56 GMT+8

Shanghai's Pudong district has spearheaded China's reform and opening-up efforts since it was chosen to host a pilot zone in 1990 and is seen well-positioned to maintain its leading role.

2018-09-08 12:11 GMT+8

Over the past five years, more than a hundred innovative policies adopted by the Shanghai Free Trade Zone (FTZ) have been used for reference nationwide and its area has been enlarged to over 120 square kilometers. 10 more FTZs have sprung up across the country, inspired by the big hit of the Shanghai FTZ.

2018-08-22 15:05 GMT+8

China on Saturday released its latest version of negative list that sets out industries where foreign investment is limited or prohibited in the country's pilot free trade zones (FTZs), with the number of items down to 45 from 95 in the last version.

2018-06-30 18:13 GMT+8

China’s latest version of the negative list for the country's pilot free trade zones (FTZs) takes effect on Monday. 

2018-07-30 17:54 GMT+8

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

2018-05-24 10:56 GMT+8