Suomalaisten yritysten Kiinan viennin edistäminen : Kiina toimintaympäristönä ja Suomen viennin mahdollisuudet

Published Sun / June 14 / 2015

A thesis -work made by interviewing some of FBCS members and friends. This work is written in finnish-language.


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Ministry relaxes green card rules for foreigners

Published Thu / June 11 / 2015

From the Shangahi Daily on 11.6.2015

THE Ministry of Public Security has relaxed the guidelines for green cards in an effort to retain foreign talents in Shanghai.

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IPR Helpdesk Article: E-commerce brand protection in China

Published Sun / May 24 / 2015

The FBCS and the EU China IPR SME Helpdesk are co-operating.  The China IPR SME Helpdesk is a European Union co-funded project that provides free, practical, business advice relating to China IPR to European SMEs. Please find below an article submitted by the Helpdesk for our members' benefit.

The internet has become a popular and easy channel for product distribution around the world. It has created a marketplace of more than half a billion users in China, more than a third of the world’s total online population, and is still expanding. Apart from being a forum for legitimate vendors and original products, the internet is also used by businesses as a platform for the distribution of counterfeit goods which infringe intellectual property rights (IPR).

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Finland welcomes growing numbers of visitors from China by opening Visa Application Centres

Published Wed / May 20 / 2015

Finland responds to the growing demand from the Chinese visitors to visit Finland by opening Visa Application Centres in Beijing and in Shanghai. Starting from the 22nd of May in Shanghai, the visa applicants are invited to leave their applications at the Visa Application Centre.

Finland is becoming an increasingly attractive destination for Chinese visitors. Pure nature with extraordinary scenery, original culture, including Santa Claus, Sami and Sauna, modern design, interesting outdoor activities, Northern lights, Midnight sun and many other aspects of Finland are the main attractions for the Chinese who are planning to visit Finland.

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WEBCAST: Team Finland China Day: New strategy - China plus One

Published Tue / May 12 / 2015

Watch the Team Finland China Day - event in your browser. Either live or later.
This is a Finnish-language event. See links and more information below.

Link to event program:
Link to the Live/recorded webcast:

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New Executive Director

Published Wed / April 29 / 2015

As our current Executive Director Mr. Timo Laurila moves on to new challenges, the FBCS began in March searching for a new Executive Director.

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Tekes opens Joint Call for funding with Jiangsu and Zhejiang provinces (China) for Industrial R&D.

Published Tue / April 14 / 2015

Tekes opens Joint Call with Jiangsu and Zhejiang provinces (China) for Industrial R&D. The primary aim of this funding collaboration is to support joint industrial R&D aimed at development of products or processes leading to commercialization in the global market. Call for proposals is open between 13th April and 28th May 2015

Please visit the below link to get more info:

FBCS Board of Directors 2016-2017

Published Thu / March 26 / 2015

In the Annual General Meeting 30.3.2016, FBCS members elected the new Board Of Directors for operational year 2016-2017.

The new board:

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