April 8th, the Office of the State Council issued the Trial Measures on National Security Review of Foreign Investment of Free Trade Test Zone (hereinafter referred to as "Measures") which will be executed after 30 days from the date of issuance.
The Measures defined national security review scope, content, working mechanism and procedures etc. In the process of handling foreign investment filing, approval or examination procedures, the free trade zone management institutions shall promptly inform the foreign investors to submit application for security review and suspend the relevant formalities when foreign investment falls within the scope of security review of foreign investment. (Source: www.gov.cn)
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