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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



On 19th June 2018, the British Chamber of Commerce Southwest China organised an event to brief new interns from the UK about the etiquette and an analysis of doing business in China. This was an event in collaboration with InternChina in order to help the new interns, sponsored by the […]

Event Review | China Business Briefing (19/06)



International scholars praised Chinese President Xi Jinping’s speech at a two-day conference on China’s foreign affairs, which elaborated on various topics, including China’s vision to build a community with a shared future for mankind. In an address at the Central Conference on Work Relating to Foreign Affairs held in Beijing […]

Overseas experts laud Xi’s speech on China’s foreign policy



Under changes to the UK’s Immigration Rules due to come into effect on 6 July 2018, UK Visas & Immigration is reducing documentary requirements for Tier 4 student visa applicants from China. The changes mean Chinese students will not be required to provide evidence of finances, qualifications or evidence of […]

Visa application process made easier for Chinese students




British Chamber of Commerce Southwest China opens a dialogue with Scottish Business Network Co-Founders Christine Esson and Russell Dagliesh at the Institute of Directors in Edinburgh.  The Scottish Business Network is an organisation created to facilitate greater communication and connectivity between a network of the leading Scottish diaspora in order […]

Opening a dialogue with Scottish Business Network






The UK Pavilion was opened today at the Silk Road International Expo (SRIE) in Xi’an, where the UK is Country of Honour. The UK’s Minister for Trade and Export Promotion, Rona Fairhead, and the Governor of Shaan’xi Province, China, Liu Guozhong today (11 May) opened the UK Pavilion at the Silk […]

UK takes centre stage at the Silk Road International Expo, ...