Industries

China's Yacht Market: Opportunities and Challenges for Foreign Players

Jun 21

China's yacht market appears well-positioned to become a prominent one, with the country's 14,484km-long coastline and a new class of millionaires.

Understanding China’s Internet Healthcare and Opportunities for Investors

Jun 17

The growth of China's nascent internet healthcare sector is considered crucial by the government to meet the public demand for high quality health services.

China Considers Extending its EV Subsidies to 2023

Jun 13

China EV subsidies could be extended if the government considers it necessary to stimulate the market, besides tackling slow growth in the auto industry.

What is China’s Green and Low-Carbon Plan and Why is it Relevant to Foreign Investors?

Jun 06

In this article, we present an overview of China’s green and low-carbon plans and explain their relevance for foreign investors.

China’s Green Finance Market: Policies, Incentives, Investment Opportunities

Jun 02

China’s green finance market is poised for growth, supported by the development of its green finance system and various government policies and initiatives.

Vocational Education in China: New Law Promotes Sector’s Growth

May 19

China’s current policies offer a favorable environment for foreign investment but it is advised to conduct proper due diligence work prior to making market entry or expansion plans.

Human Genetic Resources in China: New Draft Regulation

May 04

We explain how the regulation of human genetic resources in China is set to become more stringent if the newly released draft rules are formalized.

China Resumes License Approval: What's Next for its Gaming Industry?

Apr 26

As China resumes issuing gaming license approval, its regulatory control has not loosened. We comment on recent developments affecting the gaming industry.

China’s First Ever Private Pension Scheme - What You Need to Know

Apr 25

Beijing has announced a new private pension scheme to better serve the rapidly aging society, opening up new opportunities in the China pension market.

The Status of China’s Energy Transition and Decarbonization Commitments

Apr 22

China's energy transition is underway with plans for massive renewable energy infrastructure projects. Will it be enough to meet its carbon targets?

China’s Debut in the Metaverse: Trends to Watch

Apr 20

Chinese tech companies are hopping on the metaverse trend - but how much potential is there? Here's what to watch in the metaverse in China.

How China’s Policies Are Encouraging the Growth of the Fitness Services Industry

Apr 18

Multiple policies aim to promote healthier lifestyles and develop sporting infrastructure and capabilities.

China’s Hydrogen Energy Industry: State Policy, Investment Opportunities

Apr 04

The Chinese government has identified hydrogen energy as one of six industries of the future.

China’s Rural Revitalization Strategy: Opportunities for Investment

Mar 10

A significant amount of China's populace still live in rural areas, which opens up several investment opportunities under the Rural Revitalization Strategy.

China Merges Three Rare Earths State-Owned Entities to Increase Pricing Power and Efficiency

Jan 12

China is consolidating its rare earths industry to control pricing levels, increase efficiency, and secure strategic, economic, and sustainability goals.

China's New Futuristic Outbound Investment Development Strategy

Dec 09

The Chinese invested Colombo Port City and Electric Air Mobility vehicles are showing the way ahead as the Belt & Road Initiative goes hi-tech. 

What to Make of the New Regulations in China’s Gaming Industry

Nov 16

China is seriously regulating game time for its minors and is set to crackdown on gaming contents with new red lines being communicated to developers.

China’s Medical Devices Industry: Key Market Entry Considerations

Nov 16

We provide an overview of China's medical devices industry and deliver insights on emerging market trends as well as optimal market-entry paths.

China Classifies Medical Beauty Industry Advertising as Medical Advertising

Nov 09

China’s medical beauty industry is the target of new regulations to crack down on misleading advertising and illegal practices.

China’s Autonomous Driving Industry - An Introduction for Foreign Investors

Oct 26

China's self-driving car industry has entered the fast lane. We explore how foreign investors can tap into the future of mobility.

China’s Vocational Education Reform and Foreign Investment Opportunities

Oct 22

In October, China released new guidelines to promote vocational education. Market access to this sector is being relaxed for foreign investors.

More Regulatory Clarity After China Bans For-Profit Tutoring in Core Education

Sep 27

China has banned for-profit private tutoring firms in core education. FIEs in this sector have to stop engaging in such activities and change their business scope accordingly.

Investment Prospects in China's Biopharmaceuticals and Biomaterials Industries

Sep 02

China's biotech industry is courting greater innovation and foreign investments, enabled by regulatory reforms and tax breaks in multiple locations.

Artificial Intelligence in China: Shenzhen Releases First Local Regulations

Jul 29

As a frontier city in the technology industry, Shenzhen’s regulations may be influential in setting national standards for artificial intelligence in China.

Pudong New Area Issues Fresh Guidelines for Growth and Investment

Jul 27

As Pudong faces economic slowdowns and technological bottlenecks, new guidelines propose industry reforms, tax breaks, and market openings.

China Launches Carbon Trading Market as Urgency to Cut Emissions Grows

Jul 26

China's carbon trading market, launched in Shanghai on July 16, 2021, will give companies financial incentives to reduce their emissions.

China Eases Foreign Ownership Restrictions for Theme Park, Cinema, and Entertainment Exhibition Operators

Jun 15

Foreign investors can now establish entertainment venues in China without special ownership restrictions.

Private Education Industry in China: New Investment Opportunities and Restrictions for Foreign Players

Jun 02

New regulations for China’s private education industry clarify the levels of access available to foreign players.

China’s Services Sector Openings in Tianjin, Shanghai, Hainan, and Chongqing

May 10

The three municipalities and Hainan province can proceed with 203 comprehensive opening-up trials in the services sectors in the next three years.

China’s Services Sector Openings in Tianjin, Shanghai, Hainan, and Chongqing

May 10

The three municipalities and Hainan province can proceed with 203 comprehensive opening-up trials in the services sectors in the next three years.

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