Chongqing


What is the Mid-Autumn Festival? The Mid-Autumn Festival is a harvest festival celebrated notably by the Chinese and Vietnamese people. The festival is held on the 15th day of the 8th month of the lunar calendar with full moon at night, corresponding to late September to early October of the […]

Mid-Autumn Festival Promotion





On Wednesday 8th of March British Chamber of Commerce, Southwest China co-organised an International Women’s Day Women in Business Luncheon in Chongqing to celebrate Women’s Day.  This year’s theme was #PressForProgress.     The event was held in cooperation with the Chongqing International Women’s Group, the Pilipino Consulate-General and the […]

Event Review: International Women’s Day Luncheon CQ (08/03)



The British Chamber of Commerce, Southwest China hosted a Cybersecurity talk at the JLL offices in Chongqing. The event aimed to explain why cybersecurity is important, give a general overview of cybersecurity regulations, analyse the new PRC cyber security law and demonstrate how the new law impacts foreign businesses. Many […]

Cybersecurity seminar 17/01/18



At 9am on Wednesday the 24th of January members of the international business community met at the Intercontinental Hotel in Chongqing ahead of the Pilot FTZ workshop. The event was organised by the British Chamber of Commerce, Southwest China with support from the Italian, Australian and European Chambers. The event […]

Pilot FTZ, Chongqing – 24/01/2018


On Thursday 7th of December, the BritCham & the German Chamber of Commerce organised a factory visit to  Duravit (China) Sanitaryware Co., located just outside of Chongqing.  Duravit AG, founded in 1817 and headquartered out of Hornberg, Germany, is primarily a manufacturer of porcelain bathroom fittings. Duravit is notable for having employed […]

Event Review: Duravit Factory Visit Chongqing


This is the time of the year again! We all gathered together at InterContinental Hotel Chongqing, to celebrate Christmas holiday with our beloved families and friends.   .     We enjoyed good music, good food, and of course with the most important, good people.  Fun games during the lovely Christmas dinner […]

Event Review: 2017 Christmas Dinner Chongqing




DeVere Group are an international independent financial advisory organisation who operate in a vast array of markets around the world. On 21st and 22nd of November, in Chongqing and Chengdu respectively, Phil Morris – a deVere financial advisor based in Shanghai, held seminars regarding expat finance management. The seminars were […]

Event Review: Financial Advice for Expat Professionals Seminar


Autumn is the season of harvest and YCIS has stocked up with love from our community! During our “All Classes, All Open, All Day” event, we welcomed hundreds of parents into our classrooms to experience learning with their children. The annual Smile Campaign shared more than 2000 smiles with the […]

YCIS: A Love-filled YCIS Community