Tag: CIIE

China Continues to Eliminate Tariffs as Part of Historic Drive For Enhanced Economic Openness

Chinese officials have just announced plans to significantly lower or entirely drop import tariffs on hundreds of goods, while several major free trading agreements have been streamlined and expanded. These developments are part of the overall drive to create more open trading arrangements with multiple partners that was encapsulated at […]

Imran Khan Quotes Xi Jinping While Criticising Protectionism in Keynote Speech at Shanghai’s CIIE

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan has delivered a keynote speech during the opening of the first China International Import Expo (CIIE) in Shanghai. During his speech Imran Khan sated, “As the Belt and Road initiative gives shape to a global community of shared interests, this Expo will help spread dividends […]

The Philippines Could be Promoting Foreign Direct Investment in Shanghai if Not For The 1987 Constitution

The Philippines eagerly participates in historic import conference in Shanghai  Among the scores of nations participating at the first China International Import Expo in Shanghai is The Philippines. While The Philippines is a net importer of industrial goods, as the country braces for much needed constitutional reforms as part of the […]