What does China’s sixth Foreign Investment Catalogue and the new framework for regulation and growth mean for you?

On 13 March 2015, the National Development and Reform Commission and Ministry of Commerce jointly released the sixth revision of Foreign Investment Industrial Guidance Catalogue (“New Catalogue”), which will come into effect on 10 April 2015.

In our alert, we analyse a number of key changes introduced in the New Catalogue that will affect key sectors including the following:

  • Industrial sectors
  • Real estate
  • Communication and distribution services
  • Healthcare
  • Education

We also examine and consider the general trends and what this might mean moving forward.

Read more