European Business in China Position Paper Launch 2015/2016


The European Business in China Position Paper is the European Chamber’s primary annual publication. The 15th edition of the Position Paper offers Chinese policy-makers over 800 recommendations that draw directly from the knowledge and expertise of the European Chamber’s 1,800 member companies.


The European Chamber is pleased to invite you to the launch of the European Business in China Position Paper 2015/2016. The launch event will be held on Tuesday 8th September in Beijing and Shanghai.


The press conference will be held in Beijing at 10:30am on September 8th. Please contact us if you’re a journalist and would like to attend.


This year’s Position Paper includes:


  • Third Plenum ‘reality check’: last year’s Position Paper analysed outlined reform agenda of the Third Plenum’s Decision, now we are taking stock of its progress.

  • Brussels ‘wish list’: detailed recommendations on what European business in China wants to see included in the ongoing EU-China Comprehensive Agreement on Investment negotiations.

  • The ‘new toolbox’: European business analyses the necessary reforms the Chinese Government needs to undertake in order to rebalance its economy.


Beijing Launch Event Agenda:

14:00 – 14:30 Registration

14:30 – 14:35 Welcome remarks by Adam Dunnett, Secretary General, European Chamber

14:35 – 15:00 Presentation of the Executive Position Paper by Jörg Wuttke, President, European Chamber

15:00 – 16:00 Discussion and Q&A

16:00 – 16:10 Closing remarks by Adam Dunnett, Secretary General, European Chamber


Shanghai Launch Event Agenda:

16:00 – 16:30 Registration

16:30 – 16:35 Welcome remarks by Ioana Kraft, General Manager, European Chamber Shanghai

16:35 – 17:10 Presentation of the Position Paper 2015/2016

17:10 – 18:00 Q&A Followed by Cocktail Reception


Source:  中国欧盟商会EUCCC