ABNET – A Shenzhen Business Group Tailored For Shenzhen Businesses

Doing business in China is really quite unlike doing business anywhere else in the world. The country offers so many unique opportunities, but with it come equally unique challenges. From setting up a business, working with suppliers, dealing with exports, to handling employees’ visas and contracts. Furthermore, it’s a place that relies on who you […]

DoubleTree by Hilton Shanwei Debuts as City’s First International Branded Hotel

   New upscale seafront hotel set to be a prime recreational destination with the region’s only outdoor event space, seaside infinity pool and diverse family offerings Hilton announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Shanwei, which debuts as the first international hotel in Shanwei, a coastal destination in Guangdong province. The 11-storey, 288-room seaside getaway […]

Shenzhen Airport to Zhuhai

Air passengers arriving in Shenzhen will be able to take a ferry to Zhuhai, on the other side of the Pearl River, with the opening of the service, scheduled for Friday, at Shenzhen Airport Ferry Terminal. Shenzhen Oceanus Group will run 16 ferry services between the two cities from 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. The first ferry will depart […]

Lost Laowai: The First and Best Bilingual Map App for Foreigners in China

Ever since American Jason Stine came to China several years ago as a foreigner who couldn’t read much Chinese, he quickly realized that there was no good up-to-date and bilingual map app he could use for getting around. Google Maps, even if accessible via a VPN, was out of date with inaccurate transportation information. Apple […]

Review:HIBC – Laws and Policies of Foreign Investment in China

HIBC – Laws and Policies of Foreign Investment in China As China’s economy continues to grow, more and more people are looking towards this industrious country to take advantage of its investment prospects. Entrepreneurs and investors alike are crowding to park their wealth here and get in on the high growth opportunity. Hosting this event […]

Meet China’s Jamie Oliver: The Story of Richard Craggs and NomNom’s Chinese Food Revolution

Richard Craggs left a successful career to pursue his dream: to provide quality and healthy canteen food to factory workers and schoolchildren all over China. Shenzhen Party sat down with the British entrepreneur to discuss his company NomNom and his unlikely Chinese food revolution. Richard Craggs, founder and CEO of NomNom, moved to China 12 […]

Difference Between an Accountant and a Bookkeeper

  This article is originally found here: https://www.globalfromasia.com/accountingandbookkeeping/ All too often we can’t wait to get our Hong Kong limited open. You’ve been enjoying the Global From Asia podcast and blogs here on the site. Now you are looking into what are the ongoing costs. We had a popular post for the Upkeep for HK company, today […]

Be Part Of Something At Trouble Maker

Have an idea for a new product, but still looking for that final push to take a leap of faith? Been working on a prototype, but need some input from a mechanical engineer or industrial designer? Perhaps you just need a space where you can be surrounded by like-minded individuals and have access to workshops? […]

CanCham PRD Welcomes The Honourable Mary Ng To Shenzhen

CanCham PRD was delighted to sit down with Markham-Thornhill MP and Canadian Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion The Honourable Mary Ng during her stop in Shenzhen last Thursday for a roundtable discussion about doing business in the PRD. 上周四CanCham PRD很荣幸地与加拿大小型企业及出口促进部部长、万锦–汤山国会议员伍凤仪女士在其深圳访问期间进行了圆桌会晤,并积极讨论了如何深入发展加拿大在珠三角区域的商务合作。  The lunch was an opportunity for Minister Ng to get some first-hand insight […]

New Tax Laws for Foreigners in China

This post is originally found here: https://www.globalfromasia.com/china-global-tax/ China is the world’s largest manufacturer and it has the second largest economy next to the United States. For this reason, China plays an important role in the global economy. Unsurprisingly, many expats relocate to China for business purposes. China’s financial capital is very attractive that many expats move […]

Check Out The Buzz Surrounding Bee+

  As Shenzhen continues to boom with young entrepreneurs and start-ups, Bee+ is opening their second co-working space in Futian. What separates Bee+ from other shared working spaces is its real emphasis on the social side and to creating a genuine sense of the community. As well as offering working spaces, Bee+ have an impressively […]

Good News For Startups As WeWork Comes To Shenzhen

Shenzhen’s startup revolution is set to continue to with the announcement that WeWork will unveil a workspace at the start of September. The American company built its success on providing shared workspaces for freelancers and startups and has spread to 283 locations situated across 75 cities around the world. Now, WeWork has targeted China as […]

Social Insurance Details for foreigners in Shenzhen

According to the Interim Measures for Social Insurance System Coverage of Foreigners Working within the Territory of China, foreigner working in China should buy social insurance except of eight countries signed Mutual Exemption Agreements. Shenzhen Social Insurance Details for Foreigners: Remarks:1.The lowest salary of Shenzhen will be adjusted to 2200RMB from Aug 1st, 2018.2. Foreigner can […]

Startup Mentor & Entrepreneur Daniella Santana

Written by Peter Fenton Startup mentor and entrepreneur, Daniella Santana, first arrived in Shenzhen in 2005. The vibrant Brazilian has high energy, a generous spirit and real insight into the challenges foreigners face operating a business in China. Recently, Peter Fenton, from Evertop Legal Solutions, caught up with Dany between her keynote addresses, master of […]

Kaiyan Medical Shines A Light For Innovation In Shenzhen

When it comes to tech innovation in China, Shenzhen is arguably at the center of what is happening in the country. From giants like Tencent in Nanshan and Huawei in Longgang to names like DJI and Baidu, some of China’s leading companies can be found in our city. Yet, the innovation doesn’t stop there. All […]

WeWork co-working space coming to Shenzhen, now hiring

The unicorn of co-working spaces is coming to Shenzhen When we were looking to relocate our new office, we found that WeWork is hiring in Shenzhen. WeWork has four Shenzhen job openings on their website at the time of this writing. With the dearth of co-working offices in Nanshan district we hope that WeWork brings the cool office […]