China Update

    View Authors January - February 2014

    Welcome to the Squire Sanders China Update, a bi-monthly summary of legal changes or notes of significance in important areas of China's laws. In this issue you will find the following articles:


    • State Council Suspends FIE Approval and Release Market Entry in PFTZ
    • PBOC Issues Opinions to Support Financial Reforms in PFTZ
    • Reform of SOA and SOE in Shanghai: Issuance of the 20 Articles Scheme
    • Pilot Scheme of Preference Shares
    • Announcement 72: Cross-Border Restructure – Rules for Special Tax Treatment
    • Value-Added Telecom Sector Further Opened in China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone