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  • New payment tool for short-term foreign travelers to be launched in E. China's Suzhou

    The Suzhou Area of China (Jiangsu) Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ) joined hands with Bank of Suzhou to launch a new payment tool named Su-Pay with an aim to help short-term visitors from Japan and the Republic of Korea (ROK) enjoy the convenience of mobile payment.


  • ​Pilot free trade zones alliance established to foster high-quality dev. of Yangtze River Delta

    The pilot free trade zonesin east China's Shanghai Municipality and Jiangsu, Zhejiang and Anhui provinces jointly established an alliance on Monday to promote the high-quality and integrated development of the Yangtze River Delta region, reported Shanghai Securities News Tuesday.


  • Xinhua Commentary: China consistently delivers on broader opening-up

    With the first China International Consumer Products Expo, scheduled to be held in Hainan from May 7 to 10, China will continue to honor its commitments to further opening-up, build an open world economy, and achieve shared growth with other countries.


  • NW. China's Shaanxi unveils regulations to advance FTZ development

    Authorities in northwest China's Shaanxi Province on April 5 unveiled specific regulations which will be formally implemented from May 1 to advance the China (Shaanxi) Pilot Free Trade Zone (Shaanxi FTZ) development, reported Shaanxi Daily Wednesday.


  • China's Chongqing FTZ sees booming market entity registrations

    The pilot free trade zone (FTZ) in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality has recorded booming market entity registrations over the last four years, with emerging industries accounting for the lion's share, according to the municipal commission of commerce.


  • Pilot FTZ in China's Chongqing sees robust whole-vehicle imports

    The pilot free trade zone (FTZ) in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality registered stellar whole-vehicle imports in 2020 with streamlined China-Europe freight train services.


  • China to further promote regional opening-up with focus on FTZs

    China will take more measures to promote the regional opening-up and strengthen coordinated development of the regions, with more favorable policies titled toward the inland and border areas, the Economic Information Daily reported on Wednesday.


  • FTZ in China province attracts billions in investment

    The free trade zone (FTZ) in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province had attracted 196 projects with a total investment of 228.2 billion yuan (about 35.3 billion U.S. dollars) as of the end of 2020, according to the provincial economic planner.


  • E. China's Anhui speeds up pilot FTZ construction to support high-level opening-up

    East China's Anhui Province will speed up the construction of the pilot free trade zone (FTZ)and promote its opening-up on a higher level, reported by Chinanews.comon Thursday citing Li Guoying, governor of Anhui Province.


  • Interview: China's commerce minister stresses expanding consumption, boosting opening-up

    China will further unleash its consumption potential to foster a strong domestic market, while taking opening-up to a higher level, Wang Wentao, minister of commerce, said in a recent interview with Xinhua.


  • China approves establishment of Kaifeng Comprehensive Bonded Zone in Henan FTZ

    The State Council, China's cabinet, has recently approved establishment of the Kaifeng Comprehensive Bonded Zone in central China's Henan province.


  • S. China’s Hengqin launches e-government portal to benefit Hong Kong and Macao residents

    Hengqin New Area, one of the areas of the Guangdong free trade zone (FTZ) in south China, launched an integrated e-government platform on Thursday to help Hong Kong and Macao residents deal with cross-border government affairs online.


  • E.China Zhejiang to unveil measures and action plans to support FTZ development

    East China's Zhejiang province is set to unveil measures and action plans for supporting the quality development of Zhejiang Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ), according to a press conference on Zhejiang FTZ construction held on Thursday.


  • Construction of cross-border e-commerce industrial park begins in Dalian area of China's Liaoning FTZ

    Construction of a cross-border e-commerce industrial park has recently started in the Dalian Area of China (Liaoning) Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ), the local newspaper reported on Wednesday.


  • NE.China Liaoning FTZ simplifies approval procedures to facilitate cross-border trade

    The Dalian area of northeast China's Liaoning Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ) has simplified the examination and approval procedures for international voyage ships to facilitate the cross-border trade further, reported Liaoning Daily Wednesday.


  • Shanghai unveils plan for dev. of innovative industries in Lingang Area

    East China's Shanghai has recently unveiled a plan for development of the innovative industries in the Lingang Area, a newly launched section of the Shanghai free trade zone (FTZ), Xinhua-run Shanghai Securities News reported on Friday.


  • Expanded FTZ inaugurated in east China province

    An expanded free trade zone (FTZ) in east China's Zhejiang Province was inaugurated on Thursday to amplify the province's piloting role in the construction of a new type of international trade center and international shipping and logistics hub.


  • China issues master plan for 3 new pilot FTZs

    The State Council, China's cabinet, has issued a master plan for three new pilot free trade zones (FTZs) in Beijing, Hunan and Anhui amid efforts to elevate the country's opening-up to a higher level.


  • Xiangyang Area of China's Hubei FTZ sees more entities registered amid in-depth reforms

    Xiangyang Area of China (Hubei) Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ) has seen 7,150 market entities as of June this year, an increase of 348.8 percent over that before the launch of the area, thanks to its in-depth reforms for the FTZ construction.


  • FTZs sustain foreign trade

    China's key free trade zones saw robust growth in foreign investment and trade during the first seven months of the year despite mounting downside pressures and a sluggish global economy due to the COVID-19 epidemic, the Ministry of Commerce said on Wednesday.


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