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Beijing new airport tests first flight

News May 20, 2019

Beijing Daxing International Airport completed its first test flight of passenger planes as four aircraft landed safely on the runway on 13th May 2019. China Southern Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, …

Shanghai’s entrepreneur visa attracts foreigners

News May 20, 2019

Shanghai has in recent years unveiled several measures to facilitate foreigners obtain entrepreneur visas and set up startups to encourage them to launch their business plans in the city. Since …

Foreign investment continues in Chinese manufacturing amid trade tensions

News May 20, 2019

Investment in Chinese manufacturing increased by 11.4% from the previous year. This despite trade tensions between China and the US continuing. At the same time, China’s actual use of foreign …

Belt and Road immigration fast lanes open at Chinese major ports

News April 30, 2019

New Belt and Road immigration fast lanes have opened at major Chinese ports. The China’s National Immigration Administration now allows people engaging in Belt and Road-related businesses to enter the …

China upgrades its currency to 5th edition

News April 30, 2019

China’s central bank, The People’s Bank of China (PBOC), has upgraded the Chinese currency, official called renminbi (RMB) to the fifth edition. The bank announced that a new batch of …

Guangdong to allow visa free access

News April 30, 2019

Guangdong province in South China will allow overseas travelers from 53 nations and regions to enjoy a 144-hour visa-free visit starting in May, with an aim to further promote the …

Norway to China flight to launch on 15th May

News April 30, 2019

Norway is set to have it own non-stop flight to China once Hainan Airlines begins service between Oslo and Beijing. Hainan Airlines will be launching the service on 15th May …

Shenzhen Direct Flight to Dublin begins

News February 26, 2019

The opening ceremony of the Hainan Airlines Shenzhen direct flight to Dublin was held at Dublin Airport yesterday. This is the third direct flight from China to Ireland. It follows …

British Foreign Office publishes China economic factsheet

News January 8, 2019

The British Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) Economics Unit’s economic factsheets summaries key economic data for over 180 of the world’s economies on just 2 pages. They offer a snapshot …

China Economy Update November 2018 from British Embassy

News December 10, 2018

On 27th November the British Embassy in Beijing published its latest China Economy Update for November 2018 on key macroeconomic developments in China. In summary the report states: The latest October …