Policy to Protect Employees from Heat Stress
Since July, many cities in China have been through the HOT test by the summer heat. On July 21st 2017, Shanghai reached 40.9℃, the highest record of temperature in the past 145 years. Under such heat, what kind of rights should the employees have? We are going to answer this question by highlighting some regulations of the Administ...
1 min Graphic to Know Labor Contract: the Probation Period
Before signing the labor contract with a company, employees should be aware of the terms and regulations of the Chinese Labor Law. Here are the frequent scenarios that an employee may occur:
Company Relocation and dissolution of the Labor Contract
In China, company relocation can be time-intensive, capital-intensive and resource-intensive no matter if it happens due to business concerns or changing policy. The procedure can take about three months to one year, depending on the complexity of the issues aroused.
1min to Know New Free Trade Zone Catalog
The catalogue for the guidance of foreign investment industries revised in 2017 was approved by the government and will be put into force on July 28th 2017. The Catalogue was revised in order to enlarge opening to the world, and to improve the investment environment in China.
Step into Romance-Information about Marriage
Talking about marriage is a complicated topic for everyone, as well as from a legal point of view. In this information graphic, we compare the Marriage Law of People`s Republic of China, with its counterpart of Italy. It includes five important points for readers to easily understand: Age limit, types o...
FDI Opportunities in India: the Food Processing Industry
The liberalization and development of the food processing industry in India has made the local market truly attractive for foreign investors. Indeed, such promising investment field is currently considered of primary importance in the context of the overall modernization and development of the Indian industry, and collected investmen...
The Power of the Contract
-Written by Nicole Skorik
To sign a contract is like to outline all of your "must have" in a favorite "Wish List", thereby people free their brain from unnece...
Protect your Personal Information Privacy
Living in the Era of Internet, many of us must have the experience as following: insurance salesman calls to sell auto insurance right after you buy a car; few days after you move into the new house, the sellers of house decoration and furniture keep calling you one after another; after booking a flight...
Adjustments of Workers Treatment Standards of 2017 in Shanghai
Shanghai Municipal Human Resources and Social Security Bureau recently adjusted the minimum wage standard and the social insurance base as well as the contribution ratio in Shanghai.
The adjustment of the Minimum Wage Standard
The monthly minimum wage standard has been raised by...
The new Italian flat-tax for high net worth foreigners
High net worth individuals should now consider to move their fiscal residence in Italy. Referring to the 2017 Italian Budget Law, a new optional tax regime allows individuals who take up residency in Italy only to pay an annual flat-tax with a fixed amount of €100,000 per year, regardless of ...