Monthly Archives: July 2018


FCO Minister for Asia and the Pacific, is today (22 July) starting a 5-day visit to China. The visit will include visiting Beijing, Chongqing, Chengdu, Nanjing and Shanghai, in a programme reflecting the breadth and depth of business, investment and science and innovation links between the UK and China. During […]

FCO Minister for Asia and the Pacific arrives in China ...





Award Categories for the British Business Awards 2018 Entrepreneur of the Year Award seeks to celebrate the risks that entrepreneurs take to ensure that businesses can grow and thrive, and the fantastic contribution these risk-takers make to China-UK business relations. Sustainability Award seeks to recognise organisations that have demonstrated a commitment to […]

British Business Awards | Award Categories



The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation 2016 (GDPR) took effect on 25 May 2018. This is a wide-ranging piece of legislation with global reach. All Chinese companies processing the personal data of EU citizens, selling or offering services to EU citizens, or monitoring their behavior, will need to comply, even […]

Government guidance for Chinese businesses on GDPR compliance




On Friday 13th July 2018, the British Chamber of Commerce Southwest China and Chengdu Expat.com co-organised the seventh edition of the Young Professional Mixer event. The Stern Terrasse (Terrace under the stars) on the 6th floor of the Kempinski hotel, located close to Tongzilin station, hosted the event. The canapé […]

Event Review | Young Professionals’ Mixer VII (13/07)




On Tuesday the 17th July 2018, Dragon Expeditions hosted foreign students from Projects Abroad, the British Chamber of Commerce Southwest China and an esteemed panel of guests, for an introductory briefing into conducting business in China. Ben Metcalf, General Manager of British Chamber of Commerce SW China, led the session, […]

Event Review | Projects Abroad China Briefing (17/07)



The British Business Awards 2018 is currently seeking judges in either China or the UK for 9 different awards. We’re interested to hear from any senior members of the British-Chinese business communities that would be interested to use their expertise to assess the high-standards of award applications. Some of the […]

Seeking Judges for the British Business Awards