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Dezan Shira & Associates Holds Presentation on Trade Disputes in China’s F&B Industry for Polish Delegation

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On April 25, 2017, Stephen O’Regan, International Business Advisory Senior Associate at Dezan Shira & Associates, gave a presentation at an event organized by the Polish Consulate, at the Four Seasons Hotel, Guangzhou, China. In attendance was the Consul General of Poland, alongside consulate officials and Polish company executives looking to enter the Chinese market. Continue reading…


Dezan Shira & Associates and the US: A 25 Year, US$1.69 Billion Partnership

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Dezan Shira & Associates and the US: A 25 Year, US$1.69 Billion Partnership This year,  Dezan Shria & Associates’ Asia operations turn 25 years old. We retain extremely strong ties to the US, having assisted thousands of US-based businesses establish and operate profitable operations throughout the region. We employ senior American legal and tax staff within Asia, are members of the many American Chambers of Commerce, and work closely with US institutions such as the US Commercial Service, whose “China Business Handbook” we have contributed to on each edition over the past decade. We are also long-term members of the highly regarded Leading Edge Alliance, which is a Chicago-based network of global practices.

Over the past 25 years, we have serviced over 3,500 US-based companies in China alone. Collectively, we have facilitated approximately US$1.69 billion of US investment into China, making Dezan Shira & Associates a highly trusted, and valuable partner for US businesses in Asia.

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Dezan Shira & Associates Holds ICP Qualification Training for Alibaba Cloud

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Sabrina Zhang, Partner of Dezan Shira holds ICP Qualification Training to AlibabaOn April 5, 2017, Dezan Shira & Associates’ Tax Partner, Sabrina Zhang held a training class for Alibaba’s international sales team at the Alibaba Headquarters in Hangzhou, China. She introduced the fundamentals and technicalities of ICP qualifications for the value-added telecommunications industry and also instructed on the steps needed to obtain an ICP filing, ICP and EDI licenses. Continue reading…


Dezan Shira Presents on Doing Business in China for IsCham’s Bar-Ilan University Delegation

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On March 27, 2017, Kyle Freeman, International Business Advisory Manager at Dezan Shira & Associates, gave a presentation to a delegation from Bar-Ilan University at the Israeli Chamber of Commerce in Beijing. He covered strategic pre-entry considerations, legal structures available to foreign investors in China, China’s tax regime and common pitfalls and operational issues faced by foreign-invested companies in China.

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Dezan Shira & Associates Presents on IP Protection in China to Belgian e-Commerce Delegation

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Riccardo, International Business Advisory Manager at Dezan Shira Presents on IP Protection in China to Belgian E-commerce DelegationOn March 13, 2017, Riccardo Benussi, Manager of International Business Advisory at Dezan Shira & Associates, was invited to deliver a speech on IP protection in China to a delegation from Belgium wishing to explore online expansion opportunities in China. Thibaut Minot, Associate of International Business Advisory at Dezan Shira, was the moderator of a Q&A session, leading an in depth discussion on key issues relating to China’s e-commerce industry. Continue reading…


Dezan Shira & Associates Attends NYU Shanghai Annual Career Fair

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Dezan Shira Associates attend NYU Shanghai Career FairOn March 10, 2017, Dezan Shira & Associates met with a cross section of students at New York University (NYU) Shanghai’ s annual career fair, introducing Dezan Shira’s business to future leaders and sharing relevant work experience. As part of its career program, Dezan Shira attends numerous career fairs every year to help students find their career path. Continue reading…


Dezan Shira Speaks About China’s Tax, Accounting and Finance at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice in Italy 

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Alberto and Andrea present on china's tax, Accounting and Finance China at Global Management for China (GMC) Master ProgramOn March 1 and 2, 2017, Dezan Shira & Associates’ Managing Partner, Alberto Vettoretti, and Counsel of Italian Liaison Office, Andrea Volpe, gave a series of presentations on tax, accounting and finance in China to students taking the Global Management for China master course at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice in Italy. As guest professor of the program, Alberto has given a number of lectures over the years and on this occasion, more Dezan Shira & Associates’ Experts attended and shared their experience with students. Continue reading…


Dezan Shira & Associates and the UK: A 25-Year, £475 Million Partnership

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This year, Dezan Shira & AssociatesAsia operations turn 25 years old. We retain extremely strong ties to the UK, with both our Chairman and Founding Partner, Chris Devonshire-Ellis, and Partner, Adam Livermore, being UK nationals, in addition to several other British nationals employed throughout our offices in Asia.  We are members of the many UK chambers of commerce in Asia and well as several of the British institutional entities operating in Asia, including China, ASEAN, and India, where we have over 20 offices and several hundred employees.

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Dezan Shira Provides Content to China City & Industry Report from U.S. Commercial Service

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Dezan Shira is happy to announce that the new China City & Industry Report from U.S. Commercial Service with content provided by Dezan Shira is now available through the Asia Briefing Publication Store for complimentary download.

US COmmercial Center China City & Industry Report Dezan ShiraThis 140 page China City & Industry Report: A Guide for U.S. Exporters 2017 provides a close look at 19 of China’s most commercially important cities and 16 of its best prospect industries for U.S. exporters, with focus on market demand, trade opportunities, and prospects for investors. According to the report, although significant market access barriers exist for foreign firms in China, U.S. foreign direct investment in China was $65.8 billion in 2014 (the latest data available), a 9.8 percent increase from 2013. China remains an extremely attractive market for many U.S. companies. U.S. small and mid-sized enterprises (SMEs) in particular are major beneficiaries of China’s economic growth and increasingly consumer-oriented society.

To get free access to the full report, please visit the Asia Briefing Publication Store and subscribe to the webpage.

To get more business news on the Chinese market, please visit our China Briefing website.

For a consultation on operating your business in China, please make your request here.

 

 


Dezan Shira Celebrates 25th Anniversary – Your Journey is Our Story

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dsa-25-years-logoAs we enter the New Year, Dezan Shira & Associates is proud to announce that 2017 marks our firm’s twenty-fifth anniversary. Since 1992, and its original start up by our Chairman Chris Devonshire-Ellis, our practice has expanded from its humble beginnings in Shenzhen, China to 30 offices spread across China, ASEAN, India, and the West. Today, we are a pan-Asian, multi-disciplinary professional services firm, providing legal, tax and operational advisory to international investors from a wide range of industries.

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