Beyond COVID-19: Crisis response or road to recovery?
Crisis response or road to recovery?
On Monday, China’s National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM), Ministry of Foreign Affairs, People’s Bank of China, and the All China Federation of Industry and Commerce announced a rule, for the first time, to regulate private companies’ overseas investments and operations. NDRC and MOFCOM are required to guide POEs in implementation of the new rule.
In the release of the new rule, there are two highlight requirements:
It is important to note that at this stage, there is no clarification on:
As it stands, below are some of the direct impacts on POEs:
We will be keeping a close eye on further developments and aim to keep you apprised. If you have any questions regarding the new rules as it stands, please feel free to contact Wang Yi.
As the global aviation industry looks towards post-pandemic recovery and less turbulent skies, it is the topic of decarbonisation that is increasingly top of everyone’s agenda. There have been a number of eye-catching announcements around the world in recent weeks, from United Airlines announcing its intention to purchase 100 electric aircraft, an increased focus on the use of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) from several airlines, and Korean Air utilising the green bond markets.
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