Chamber News

The Advantages of Adapting to RMB Internationalisation

Posted on Friday, 14 October 2011

The British Chamber of Commerce Shanghai hosted an event to address the opportunities and difficulties that the Cross-Border Trade Settlement may present for UK businesses.

Dr. Jianzhong Lu Becomes New Chair of the Corporate Governance Focus Group

Posted on Wednesday, 21 September 2011

Dr. Jianzhong Lu, Head of Corporate Affairs and Strategy for BHP Billiton China, has recently accepted the Chamber’s invitation to chair the Corporate Governance focus group.

Eco-Cities and Green Building in China: What the UK Has to Offer

Posted on Thursday, 25 August 2011

On 4 July, 2011, Alan Kell, co-chair of the UK-China Eco-Cities & Green Building Group, introduced British Chamber members to the UKTI Eco-cities and Green Building Roadmap initiative.


Posted on Monday, 22 August 2011


Will China Get Caught in the Middle-Income Trap?

Posted on Friday, 12 August 2011

Head of the Eastern Unit at the Asian Development Bank, Dr. Yolanda Fernandez-Lommen, shares her thoughts on whether or not China is at risk of falling into the middle income trap.

British Chamber Visits Shanghai Municipal Commission of Commerce

Posted on Tuesday, 02 August 2011

A delegation of 12 British Chamber members led by Chairman Rory Farquhar-Thomson met with the Shanghai Municipal Commission of Commerce on 21 July.

China (Nanjing) Forum on International Pharmaceutical Cooperation Raises Interest

Posted on Friday, 15 July 2011

British Chamber Executive Director Phil Roebuck lead a delegation to the 2011 China (Nanjing) Forum on International Pharmaceutical Cooperation on the 8th and 9th of June.

Slippers, Success and Spirit: Alison Yeung Shares Thoughts on Entrepreneurialism

Posted on Wednesday, 13 July 2011

On 5 July, a crowd 50-strong gathered for the "Women in Business Shanghai Entrepreneurs Dinner" with fashion brand designer Alison Mary Ching Yeung.

British Chamber Members Get Into the 60s Spirit on 11 June

Posted on Friday, 08 July 2011

Chamber members donned 60s garb and came out to support of Lifeline Shanghai, Half the Sky and Stepping Stones at The Annual Charity Ball 2011.

Analysing the Challenges Faced by Global Healthcare Providers

Posted on Tuesday, 05 July 2011

Chairman of KPMG's Global Healthcare Practice Dr. Mark Britnell discusses the challenges that public and private healthcare providers face as demand for medical services increase.