Voice of Two Sessions ⑥ | This is the goal of Guangdong Free Trade Zone
At the ongoing annual session of the National People's Congress, Chinese President Xi Jinping defined construction of pilot free trade zone as a strategic move to deepen reform and expand opening-up.
Guangdong FTZ speeds up industrial planning to establish international hub
Guangdong Free Trade Zone (FTZ) has been called as "the NO. 1 project for the province's reform" even before its official inauguration in 2015. Since Guangdong is one of the largest economies with international influence in China, what role will its No. 1 project act to further its economic development?
Negative list model keeps facilitating foreign investment in Guangdong
Compared with waiting over 20 days for business registration approvals, a HK-funded firm finishes recording at Guangdong within three days. Gold Sun - Mak Ka Wing law firm, the first Guangdong-Hong Kong joint law firm in Guangzhou, benefited from negative list in Nansha FTZ.
CEOs offer suggestions to boost Guangdong FTZ’s development
Recently, the Transnational Corporations CEO Conference was held in Guangzhou, on which Guangdong FTZ signed cooperation agreements with Dubai Freezone, Indonesia's Bakrie Group, Iran's Qeshm FTZ, Nobel Sustainability Fund and heard advices from CEOs.
City elaborates: rules favorable for expats in FTZ
High-level foreign experts working in Shenzhen's Qianhai and Shekou Area, their spouses and their underage children can apply for permanent residence permits in China with a recommendation from the FTZ administration office.
China relaxes visa rules for Guangdong free trade zone
The Ministry of Public Security has promised a series of favorable policies for skilled foreign workers in the pilot free trade zone in south China's Guangdong Province.
Guangdong FTZ Regulation encourages innovation
The Guangdong FTZ Regulation will come into effect since July 1. "The most important thing in the Regulation is to encourage innovation by law protection," said by Liu Yuelun, vice chairman of the Standing Committee of Guangdong Provincial People’s Congress
Hengqin further opening up through cooperation with Macao
"In 2016, Hengqin Area will find its own approach to support Macao's diverse economic development and deepen cooperation with Portuguese-speaking countries," said Niu Jing.
Nansha Seeing Surge in New Companies Thanks to PFTZ
A total of 299 foreign-invested companies registered in the Nansha area of the Guangdong Pilot Free Trade Zone (PFTZ) since the area adopted foreign investment management reform based on the negative list in May in 2015.
Administrative approval procedure in Guangdong FTZ adjusted
Recently, Guangdong government issued a document for deepening reforms of administration on investment in Guangdong Free Trade Zone (Guangdong FTZ). It mainly aims to simplify the administrative procedures with emphasis on separating business licenses from administrative approvals.