Member Promo | Grand Hyatt Go Strawberry Afternoon Tea @ Guanxi Lounge

Go Strawberry Afternoon Tea @ Guanxi Lounge Contact: Natacha Zou  | 邹烨 Director of Marketing & Communications| 市场传讯总监 Tel: +86.20.8396.1234 ext.3290 Email: natacha.zou@hyatt.com   Meet your summer sweet at Guanxi Lounge. We creatively present you a Go Strawberry Afternoon Tea with an indulgent and creative combination of savory and sweet flavors, featuring mousses, cheese and seafood. Pamper yourself …

Member Promo | Grand Hyatt Hybean Buffet Afternoon Tea @ The Market Café

  Hybean Buffet Afternoon Tea @ The Market Café Embark on your enjoyable weekend with a sumptuous afternoon tea. Featuring exquisite western desserts, Cantonese dim sum and other delicacies, hotel ambassador Mr. Hybean warmly welcomes you to experience a great weekend afternoon with an abundance of tasty. Valid on Saturday and Sunday, from August 3, …

Member Promo| Grand Hyatt Guangzhou Great Summer Holiday

Contact: Natacha Zou | 邹烨 Director of Marketing & Communications | 市场传讯总监 Tel: +86.20.8396.1234 ext.3290 Email:  natacha.zou@hyatt.com  Address: 12 Zhujiang West Road, Pearl River New City, Tianhe District, Guangzhou, China, 510623     Grand Summer Holiday Hotel ambassador Mr. Hybean welcomes families to indulge in splendid summer holidays with us. Stay in modern elegant guestroom with magnificent view of Huacheng …

Talking Points | Tourism between China and Australia

There has been phenomenal growth in two-way tourism between China and Australia in the past decade. Currently, China is Australia’s largest and most lucrative source of tourism, while Australia is China’s 13th largest source of incoming tourism. In today’s talking points about tourism, we explore the latest developments in tourism, an important facet of the …

Talking Points | South China: An Economic Overview

China is Australia’s largest trading partner in terms of both imports and exports. South China, consisting of Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan, Hong Kong, and Macau, serves as one of the foundations of Australia-China economic relations. In particular, the Pearl River Delta (PRD) is the wealthiest region in South China, containing some of China’s largest and most …

Talking Points | Shenzhen: An Ideal Business Environment?

Shenzhen’s history of development Shenzhen is widely known for being the first city in China to be designated as a Special Economic Zone (SEZ). A common saying about Shenzhen is that it is a “city without history”, which references its seemingly overnight transformation from a sleepy fishing village to a thriving metropolis. Before the SEZ …

Member Promotion | China Southern Airlines

China Southern Airlines is offering special discounts for selected intercontinental flights from Shenzhen! Destinations include Sydney, Melbourne, Dubai, and Moscow and the price of a return ticket starts from 1490CNY only. Customers can book their flights through China Southern’s official website, mobile APP, as well as WeChat account. Please check the following post for more information. 中国南方航空从深圳出发的特选洲际航线正在火热促销中!航线目的地包括悉尼、墨尔本、迪拜、和莫斯科,往返票价只需1490人民币起。您可以通过中国南方航空的官方网站、手机APP、以及微信公众号来预定您心仪的机票。更多详细内容,请阅读以下推送。 Flight Schedule 航线班期 Flight Promotion 航线促销 Flight: Shenzhen-Sydney     航线:深圳-悉尼 Departure Date: 20/9/2019-27/9/2019     出发日期:2019.9.20-2019.9.27 Or 2/10/2019-20/10/2019    …

Talking Points | The Mining Industry (Australia-China)

China is Australia’s largest trading partner, with its largest exports to China being iron ore and coal. In today’s talking points, we explore new developments between Australia and China in the mining industry. Low demand in China leads to slow growth for Australian lithium exports  Australian lithium exports are growing more slowly than expected. According …

Mates Rate | St James’s Place

EXCLUSIVE PRIVILEGE FOR AUSTCHAM SOUTH CHINA MEMBERS – 1,000 RMB discount on your Australian Tax Return St. James’s Place Wealth Management would like to offer all Australian passport holders residing in China an exclusive privilege for being a member of the Australian Chamber of Commerce South China.   Our services are extended to Australian citizens …

Talking Points | Wine

In today’s talking points, the Australian wine industry is seeing accelerated growth in the Chinese market coupled by an increased demand for more exclusive wine. This is all supported by a $50M Australian grant for local Australian wine exports, a recent touring wine exhibition throughout China and the ongoing effects of the continued roll out …

Talking Points | How the US-China Trade War is Affecting Australia

In today’s talking points, as the trade war between China and the US continues, Australia tries to navigate its position between two important allies. Following the G20 Summit in Osaka last weekend, Australia reaffirms its loyalty to both the United States and China despite struggling trade negotiations.   PM Scott Morrison: Australia will not ‘sit …

Promotion | Bupa Children’s Day Special Offer

    Bupa Quality HealthCare Guangzhou Medical Centre is Bupa first integrated medical centre in mainland China, delivering professional, caring and affordable medical services to both individual and corporate clients including family medicine, pediatric, gynecology, ENT and dental service etc. We provide one-stop service solution to facilitate comprehensive medical service, specialist referrals and service benefits …

News Feeds | The 7 Habits of Elite International Schools in Asia – Part 2

Firstly, many thanks to all the readers and stakeholders who have ‘reached out’ and given valuable feedback after the first installment –The 7 Habits of Elite International Schools in Asia Part 1 – of my series on the habits of EliteInternational Schools in Asia. It was very pleasing to see that my observations resonated with so many and …

Talking Points | Chinese Tourism Market

Key points: Worldwide tourism is the largest and fastest-growing industry in the global economy China National Tourism Administration (CNTA): Tourism is booming in China Tourism Australia: China is Australia’s most valuable Tourism market The South China Tourism market is promising Tourism is an important channel for communication and mutual learning between different countries and cultures, and is an effective means of …

News Feeds | Covenant-not-to-compete is important in job market

Covenant not to compete refers to the clause in the labor contract that prohibits the employee doing competitive work during a certain period and range after he leaves the work. Such agreement can protect trade secrets of the employer and restrain potential competition. However, there’s lots of misunderstanding and confusion about this non competition clause when …

Member Promotion | Ancient Bali Treatment at Park Hyatt

The Spa’s invited treatment artisan from Bali blends advanced spa technologies with the Indonesia wellness rituals to create an experience of ultimate relaxation and renewal. Authentic Balinese Massage | 60 minutes, CNY 980+15% (inclusive of service charge and tax) Rhythmic, vigorous strokes from the therapist’s elbows and forearms work to release tension and enhance flexibility. …

Member Promotion | Ancient Bali Treatment at Park Hyatt

  Authentic Balinese Massage | 60 minutes, CNY 980+15% (inclusive of service charge and tax) Rhythmic, vigorous strokes from the therapist’s elbows and forearms work to release tension and enhance flexibility. This is a traditional therapy that jump-starts the metabolism. By incorporating the aromatic oils of cinnamon and ylang-ylang you’ll experience a surge in energy …

Member Profile | LN Garden Hotel

 LN Garden Hotel Introduction  LN Garden Hotel, Guangzhou is the first landmark 5-star luxury hotel, it showcases a perfect blend of Cantonese heritage and contemporary sophistication. LN Garden Hotel offers welcoming ambience, memorable experience and classic culinary tour. LN Garden Hotel boasts 828 guest rooms & suites, 151 apartments, 8 multi-function rooms, 1 Grand Ballroom …

News Feeds | Policy Updates of China’s Cross-border E-Commerce Retail Import

China’s first e-Commerce Law was published on August 31st, 2018, and came into effect on January 1st of this year. This heralds a new era for the cross-border e-commerce industry. Other than this e-Commerce Law, a huge quantity of favorable policies regarding cross-border e-commerce have been issued by the State Council, the Standing Committee of …

Notice | Australian Federal Election

  The Australian federal election will be held on Saturday 18 May 2019. If you are an eligible Australian citizen living overseas you can still participate but you need to be enrolled. The Australian Consulate-General Guangzhou will be open for in-person pre-poll voting on:   Tuesday 7 May – Friday 10 May 2019 9:00am – …

News Feeds | New Judicial Interpretation of the Corporate Law

The Supreme People’s Court of PRC issued the most update judicial interpretation of the the Corporate Law on 28th April, 2019 and would implement these new rules the very next day. This new interpretation will have huge impact on the business environment of China. It is necessary for all businessmen to understand it. There are six articles in this …

News Feeds | 5 Big Changes to China’s VAT in 2019

By Amber Liu, China Briefing, Dezan Shira & Associates Reading time: 6 minutes Following the announcements made in the annual Work Report delivered at the Two Sessions, the Ministry of Finance, State Taxation Administration, and General Administration of Customs have jointly issued a series of new policies on value-added tax (VAT). The new polices, which took effect on …

News Feeds | Subsidies Granted To Talents In The Greater Bay Area (Dezan Shira & Associates)

Greater Bay Area Subsidies to Boost Overseas Talent Acquisition By Dorcas Wong, China Briefing, Dezan Shira & Associates  Over the next five years, subsidies will be granted to overseas high-end and urgently-needed talents working in the Greater Bay Area. China Briefing explains the current tax situation and incentives introduced. According Cai Shui [2019] No. 31 (“Circular …

ANNOUNCEMENT | Australia-China Updates

AMBASSADOR TO CHINA Today I announce the appointment of Mr Graham Fletcher as Australia’s next Ambassador to China. Australia and China share a multi-faceted and constructive relationship, founded on shared interests and mutual respect. Our Comprehensive Strategic Partnership is characterised by strong economic ties and collaboration on our shared priorities. China is Australia’s largest trading …

What Students of Today Need

The World Economic Forum brings together the best economic minds in the world each year. In their Future of Jobs Report, the Forum recognized the ten most essential skills needed for students of today to be successful and promotes these crucial skills from 2020 to beyond.  These are the ten most essential skills for students …

Community Service and Social Justice in International Schools: A China Perspective

Community Service and Social Justice in International Schools: A China Perspective. 中国视角:国际学校与社区服务和社会公义  By Alexander Paltos                                                                                     …

China’s Health Foods Market: What Makes it Attractive for Foreign Investors

By Viktoria Paul and Marco Förster, China Briefing, Dezan Shira & Associates                                                                                       …

News Feeds | China’s New Environmental Protection Tax Law

China has implemented the ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION TAX LAW since 1st January,2018.   What does this mean to people doing business in China? Should we worry about paying more tax money? Below are some Q&As about this law and hope it can help business of all types.   Q1: What is the difference between EPT and …

Member News | 葡睿酒业与誉嘉集团正式签约合作 助力澳洲精品酒拓宽中国市场

‘2019年3月19日,葡睿酒业(Pran Wines)携手澳大利亚誉嘉葡萄酒集团(Accolade Wines,下称誉嘉集团)共同签署合作协议,代理誉嘉集团旗下三大品牌。       三大品牌分别为:“巴罗萨红五星名庄”圣哈利(St.Hallett)、”澳大利亚起泡酒王者”阿拉斯(House of Arras)及“环保先锋酒庄”班洛克(Banrock Station),开启澳大利亚精品酒在中国市场的新篇章。       签约仪式在成都明宇豪雅饭店举行。正值百届春糖之际,近百位葡萄酒业内人士、客户代表、媒体们集聚一堂,共同见证这一历史性的时刻。   签约时刻葡睿酒业总经理Baron Hong先生(左)誉嘉集团中国区总经理Julian Zhou先生(右)澳洲葡睿AWE平台董事总经理,葡睿酒业总经理Baron Hong先生,葡睿酒业副总经理Jassie Dong女士,誉嘉集团中国区总经理Julian Zhou先生,誉嘉集团中国区销售总监Jerry Xu先生,誉嘉集团大客户经理Tina Sun女士,Angela Chen女士共同出席本次仪式。 誉嘉集团大客户经理Angela Chen女士   带领大家了解誉嘉集团 澳大利亚在中国具有良好的市场基础,有着较高的大众接受度。双方均表示,此次合作覆盖精品品牌及高性价比品牌,消费者及客户群体更为广泛,这对提升澳大利亚葡萄酒在中国市场的向上发展将有着重大的推动作用。相信未来在双方的强强联合下,一定能产生强大势能。 葡睿酒业简介 葡睿酒业是业内知名的澳大利亚精品葡萄酒的品牌运营商和进口商,总部在墨尔本,分别在上海和广州设有分公司。葡睿酒业致力于与澳大利亚经典葡萄酒产区内品质超群的家族酒庄紧密合作,通过旗下澳大利亚葡萄酒出口平台(Australian Wine Exports,简称AWE),为澳大利亚五星酒庄和国内进口商服务。 葡睿酒业获得多个业内权威机构肯定 AWE平台帮助澳洲酒庄在中国市场寻找可信赖的进口商和经销商并负责品牌的市场推广活动,同时能为国内进口商提供评估筛选、价格谈判、品牌战略、现货仓储等服务。葡睿产品畅销高级餐厅、五星级酒店、精品超市、私人会所。由于其对澳洲精品酒庄品牌推广的杰出贡献,葡睿酒业先后被澳大利亚葡萄酒管理局(Wine Australia)以及法国知名葡萄酒评论家团队贝丹+德梭(bettane +desseauve)授予“最佳澳洲葡萄酒进口商”称号。 誉嘉葡萄酒集团简介  创立于1851年,誉嘉葡萄酒集团澳大利亚产能最大的葡萄酒生产商,世界第五大葡萄酒公司之一,是英国和爱尔兰市场份额最大的葡萄酒集团,致力于成为新世界优质、商业和高价值葡萄酒的全球领先供应商,并为客户提供卓越的品质和服务。 誉嘉葡萄酒集团每年向140多个国家提供约3800万箱葡萄酒,旗下拥有51个品牌,覆盖5大产酒国,在澳大利亚拥有夏(Hardy’s) 、阿拉斯(House of Arras)、圣哈利(St.Hallett)、班洛克(Banrcok Station)等10余家红五星级酒庄及商业品牌。 代理品牌一览  – 圣哈利 St.Hallett – ▼James Halliday红五星酒庄巴罗萨老藤文化的缔造者巴罗萨葡萄酒行业领军者圣哈利老藤西拉入选兰顿分级优秀级 代理酒款  圣哈利奖赏赤霞珠红葡萄酒St Hallett Reward …

Join Us in “News Feeds” Column!

  AustCham South China is proud to present a “News Feeds” column in our WeChat Official Account every Friday, sharing industry information. Our WeChat official account has 4126 subscribers and most of them are from the business community in South China.   AustCham South China is offering our members an opportunity to submit content that can …

Member News | Lead with Mimir

  Make it with Mimir Are you an Individual or Organisation who need to adapt and evolve with the changes we face in the coming years?  Then Mimir Consulting is the learning partner for you.  Mimir Consulting’s products are based on transformational learning methods and development for higher performance to deal with change and disruption.  …

Joint Venture Schools – the new frontier in China?

Whilst the internationalizing of higher education is a concept dating back to the medieval period, the development of  ‘international’  or ‘transnational education’ schooling, curriculum and systems is relatively recent. Historically, international schools emerged as a way to service expatriate’s children in foreign nations, through mirroring curriculums and systems from their home countries. These new schools …

Member promotions | Austrade for dining table during CNY

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Member Promotions | Celebrate Chinese New Year @Park Hyatt

. New year, a brand-new beginning. Celebrate Chinese New Year’s Eve at Salon, Park Hyatt’s exquisite event venue, with breathtaking views of Canton Tower and tailor-made menus at CNY 10,888 net inclusive of two bottles of wine for ten to twelve persons, or CNY 8,888 net inclusive of one bottle of wine for six to …

News | Last Chance for 2019 ACBA Nominations

  Nominations Deadline Extended to 27 January Last chance to nominate your business for a 2019 Australia-China Business Excellence Award (ACBA). For the past 26 years the ACBA program has recognised outstanding Australian, Hong Kong and Chinese companies operating in Greater China across both markets. The ACBAs are the pre-eminent program celebrating the success of Australian, Hong …

News | 2019 ACBA Nominations Open

  Nominate Your Business Today – It’s Simple! Nominations are now open for The 2019 AustCham Westpac Australia-China Business Awards (ACBAs). For the past 26 years the ACBA program has recognised outstanding Australian, Hong Kong and Chinese companies operating in Greater China across both markets. The ACBAs are the pre-eminent program celebrating the success of …

Member Promotions | Servcorp Guangzhou

  Services, resources, and facilities your business needs to grow quickly and efficiently in China. Have a first-class corporate presence in Servcorp Guangzhou IFC and 160+ locations around the world. Statistics show a prestigious presence at a low cost doubles your chance of success. Enjoy First Month Free of Virtual Office membership and access the …

News | 2019 ACBA Nominations Open

  As the first Australian bank to open in Greater China and with over 40 years’ presence in the region, Westpac has played a key role navigating China’s incredible pace of transformation and helping Australian businesses of all sizes leverage opportunities in the important Australia-China corridor. As a 201-year-old bank, we understand the importance of …

News | DCAEFI Annual Gathering with Consulates and Chambers

为加强与各国驻粤总领事馆、商会的相互认识和沟通交流,帮助会员企业了解全球贸易投资信息及开拓海外市场,并宣传东莞的制造业和投资环境,2018年12月4日举办了一年一度的“与外国驻粤总领事馆、商会联谊交流活动”。非常荣幸得到香港驻粤经济贸易办事处主任邓家禧、市商务局副局长曾育辉,市外事侨务局(港澳事务局)副调研员刘毓朝亲临指导工作;以及邀请到韩国、马来西亚、意大利、哥伦比亚、埃塞俄比亚、以色列、阿联酋、尼泊尔、吉尔吉斯、塞内加尔、科威特驻粤总领事馆,韩国大韩贸易投资振兴公社,日本贸易振兴机构广州代表处,美国、日本、欧盟、澳大利亚、法国驻粤商会,中国香港(地区)商会—广东的代表,以及东莞市外商投资企业协会会长连汉森等协会领导60名嘉宾出席活动。是次晚宴由东莞市外商投资企业协会理事王亚云先生担任司仪。   一排左起:阿联酋驻广州领事馆经济研究员Mr. Mustafa,塞内加尔驻广州总领事馆副领事Madame. RouguiMBAYE,会常务副会长兼文化康乐及外事合作委员会主席梁钟铭、监事长邓朱锦韶,东莞市外事侨务局副调研员刘毓朝,埃塞俄比亚驻广州总领事馆总领事Mr. Teferi Melesse DESTA,东莞市外商投资企业协会会长连汉森,阿联酋驻广州领事馆代总领事Mr. Abdul Hakim Sharmshi,香港驻粤办主任邓家禧,东莞市商务局副局长曾育辉,我会荣誉会长梁伟浩、监事张德杏,东莞市外商投资企业协会常务副会长吴焯佳 二排左起:东莞市外商投资企业协会常务副会长兼谢岗分会会长罗逸康,东莞市外事侨务局涉外安全科科长张科,中国欧盟商会商业与政府事务经理赵平瑞,东莞市外商投资企业协会副会长张杰,马来西亚驻广州总领事馆商务副领事Mr. AZHAR,东莞市外商投资企业协会副会长兼凤岗分会会长陶伟洪、副会长郑伟干、常务副会长兼秘书长何港生,中国欧盟商会总经理Ms. Francine Hadjisotiriou,意大利驻广州总领事馆文化专员Ms.Beatrice Sbrollini,广州柏悦酒店总经理Mr. Marco Avitabile,广州日本商工会副会长Mr. Yasuyuki Nakahara,日本贸易振兴机构广州代表处所长Mr.KENJI SHIMIZU,中国香港(地区)商会——广东常务理事叶泽荣,东莞市外商投资企业协会常务理事兼桥头分会会长何永辉 三排左起:东莞市外商投资企业协会副会长兼长安分会会长蔡长乐,塞内加尔驻广州总领事馆二级参赞Mr. Baye Alioune SAMB,吉尔吉斯共和国驻广州总领事馆副领事Mr.Daniar Kochkorov,中国香港(地区)商会——广东会长彭浩贤,东莞市外商投资企业协会副会长兼石排分会会长杨永聪、理事王亚云,中国澳大利亚商会——华南董事Mr. Greg Johnson,意大利驻广州总领事馆领事随员Mr. DannielePANFILO、签证处处长Mr. Antonio Gallo,中国澳大利亚商会——华南董事Mr. Chuan Tran,韩国大韩贸易投资振兴公社馆长黄在元,中国法国工商会招聘与培训部顾问刘婉倩,韩国驻广州总领事馆商务领事金秀映,中国法国工商会招聘与培训部总监肖斯琳,哥伦比亚驻广州总领事馆商务处高级投资顾问Ms. Gloria Zhu、领馆工作人员谢沛奕,香港驻粤办经贸关系经理王碧蓉,华南美国商会会员事务专员Ms. Carmen Lin     晚宴上,连汉森会长对各位嘉宾的到来表示衷心的感谢,并希望通过联谊活动这个交流平台,让在座每个嘉宾加深认识东莞制造业的情况和优势。同时,也可以让会员企业进一步了解到每个国家的投资机会、贸易需求、文化旅游等各方面的信息,来达到大家资源共享,友好合作的双赢局面。他表示,作为粤港澳大湾区核心轴上的重要城市,东莞发展前景广阔,未来商机无限。希望每位嘉宾能够向所在国家多多宣传东莞,加大对东莞城市形象和营商环境的推介,尤其是多推荐所在国家的企业组团到东莞进行项目考察,投资落户东莞。   连汉森会长讲话   香港驻粤办主任邓家禧,东莞市外商投资企业协会荣誉会长梁伟浩在晚宴讲话中都一致赞赏是次联谊交流活动。活动中,播放了东莞市宣传短片,为嘉宾们介绍了东莞市的投资环境。同时,尼泊尔驻广州总领事馆代总领事狄派克.班贾德先生(Mr. Dipak Banjade Banjade)、吉尔吉斯共和国驻广州总领事馆副领事丹尼尔·科驰科罗夫先生(Mr. Daniar Kochkorov)、哥伦比亚共和国驻广州总领事馆商务处高级投资顾问朱爽女士(Ms. Gloria Zhu)也分别为嘉宾们介绍了他们所在国家的投资环境、贸易情况等资讯。 香港驻粤办邓家禧主任讲话   各位嘉宾在愉快的交谈中增进彼此间的了解和认识,建立了相互间的情谊,并达成了友好合作的共识。外国驻粤领事馆、商会代表纷纷对联谊活动这个平台称赞不已,希望日后相互间增加沟通和交流,互供资讯,互享资源,共同促进全球各国共同繁荣。   赠送纪念品给中国澳大利亚商会——华南 …

News | Asian Financial Forum: Information session on the Australian delegation in January

2018 Delegates at the Australia expo stand with Kelly O’Dwyer and Michaela Browning   Aussies in Shenzhen and Guangzhou who are planning to go to the Asian Financial Forum (AFF) and have cross-business opportunities with Australia or are expats considering their future return, are invited to join the Australian Business and Financial Services delegation from …

Member News | CPA Australia signs MoC with CICPA at WCOA

From left: The MoC was signed by Mr. Chen Yugui, Executive Vice President and Secretary General of CICPA, Mr. Zhao Mingji, President of CICPA, Mr. Peter Wilson, President and Chairman of the Board of CPA Australia, and Mr. Andrew Hunter, CEO of CPA Australia. 从左至右:中国注册会计师协会常务副会长兼秘书长陈毓圭先生、会长赵鸣骥先生、与澳洲会计师公会会长及董事会主席Peter Wilson先生、首席执行官Andrew Hunter何安德先生共同在合作协议上签字     CPA Australia has today signed a …

Member News | Lloyd Morgan China appoints Mr. Dennis Rigon as the CEO for China

Press release – 24 October 2018   Lloyd Morgan China appoints Mr. Dennis Rigon as the CEO for China   Shanghai City, China – Lloyd Morgan China has announced the appointment of Mr. Dennis Rigon as their new CEO for China.   Prior to joining Lloyd Morgan, Mr. Rigon was Regional CEO China South and …

News | AustCham at ICEE

On July 21st, 2018, AustCham South China showcased in the third International Cross-border E-commerce Exhibition which drew over 300 renowned companies from more than 50 countries. This expo brought more partnerships to AustCham SC in various fields including education, food and beverage, logistic, finance and etc.   As part of the exposition, AustCham had a …

Partner News | Living The Entrepreneur Life

Since my childhood, I have always had an entrepreneurial mindset, much to my parent’s fustration. I was always curious and ready to challenge; experiment and driven to follow my curiosity across borders, without too much fear. At an age of 17, I boarded a plane on my own to England, where unknown at this time, …

Partner News | Learning With A Beginner’s Mindset

On  an unusually hot summer evening in Denmark, I was enjoying the sunset  with my daughter. As we were just enjoying the sunset and the landscape, she asked: “Mum where are all of the tall buildings?” As an adult, this is a sweet and innocent question from a young beginner’s mindset.We continued the chat about …

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MyHouse Products for Sale in China

www.australink.co is really happy to announce Australia’s leading homewares retailer, MyHouse is now offering its products for sale in China. If you would like some stylish and high quality goodies for your home, you can access tjeor ramge by clicking HERE. About MyHouse MyHouse have been creating quality bedding and homewares for over 60 years. Our …

Austcham South China Chairman on His 20 Years in China

Last February, AustCham South China released it’s inaugural ‘Doing Business in China’ Report, a joint collaboration with AustCham China, KPMG, and The University of Melbourne. The report represented a diverse cross section of our membership and their insight into the opportunities and challenges of doing business in China. The national launch was coordinated with our …

GDTV’s Face Time | 3 Takeaways from Happy Hour Drinks

(Click above Picture to See the Full Segment) Once a month members of the Australian community in South China get together for the iconic Happy Hour Drinks, hosted by AustCham South China, ACYPI, ACAA, and ACYA. For most who attend regularly or are visitors to Guangzhou, it’s a casual start to the weekend and a …

Demystifying Chinese Investment in Healthcare

Today KPMG releases it’s report on Chinese investment in Australia healthcare, the most recent addition to their ‘Demystifying Chinese Investment’ series. Outbound investment from China has always been a contentious issue, primarily due to a lack of clear information. Now with the healthcare sector in China reforming and continued growth expected; KMPG sets out to …

Member promotion | OZ Wine Club

再过20天就要小年夜了!过年喽! 可越是年底,总结汇报工作越是多,忙的乱七八糟的! 你是不是还没来得及准备公司年会、家庭年货、同学聚会用的酒呀? AustCham 的成员澳酒荟给你想想办法!过年年会和带回家的酒不光是要好喝,还要有故事,牌子还要响,亲戚朋友们多少知道些。这样喝开心了,他们就不会催婚了,更不会问你今年赚了多少钱!如果和同事们喝老同学们喝,也会对你刮目相看啊! 澳酒荟为你准备了两个新年温馨大礼包(有起泡有白有红),还做了特别温馨实惠的价格, 供你选择,让你的领导同事,爸爸妈妈,亲戚朋友们过年都喝开心了!喝开心的时候,别忘了顺便跟亲友们也介绍一下又专业又靠谱的澳酒荟啊!谢了先! 温馨大礼包一 达威尼酒庄小屋西拉红葡萄酒 Dalwhinnie The Hut Shiraz + 凯氏兄弟庄园蓝压西拉红葡萄酒 Kay Brothers Basket Pressed Shiraz + 克莱顿酒庄经典西拉干红2015 The Clarendon Bin 168 Classic Shiraz 温馨价998元! 这两款都是分别都是比利牛斯产区 Dalwhinnie The Hut Shiraz /达威尼酒庄小屋西拉红葡萄酒/ James Halliday澳洲葡萄酒指南90分 与 麦克拉伦谷产区 Kay Brothers Basket Pressed Shiraz /凯氏兄弟庄园蓝压西拉红葡萄酒/ James Halliday澳洲葡萄酒指南:94分 Robert Parker 90+ 以及维州东南澳 The Clarendon Bin 168 …

Australia-China Business Awards (ACBA) 2018

Nominate Today! Start 2018 off on the right foot by nominating your business for The AustCham Westpac Australia-China Business Awards (ACBAs) 2018. There is only one month left before nominations close – don’t wait! Drawing nominations from companies operating across a range of industries, the ACBAs program is a high-profile celebration of success amongst small …

Member Promotion | @ Garden Hotel

Garden Hotel 花园酒店 Only one month left before Chinese New Year. Garden Hotel would like to offer you a few traditional food packages to celebrate Chinese New Year.

Member Introduction | @Zhong Lun Law Firm

Company Profile 公司简介 Zhong Lun Law Firm is a market leading, full service Chinese law firm. Since its founding in 1993, Zhong Lun has become one of the largest law firms in China, with 260+ partners and 1200+ lawyers, including both recognized leaders in the Chinese legal profession and experienced senior lawyers from top international …

2018 AustCham Team and Communications Update

AustCham South China has announced the 2018 Board of Directors, welcomed a new Events and Communications Manager, and updated its communications and emails. Read below for more details and updated email contacts for your enquiries. Board of Directors – Louis Chen (AOYE) – Baron Hong (Pran Wines) – Kirsty Hulston (Hays Specialist Recruitment) – Greg Johnson …

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Member Promotion| @Food & Wine Export

​Introdution 公司简介: Food & Wine Exports Asia Pty Ltd has offices in Perth Australia, Hong Kong and Guangzhou. Our goal is to“Bring The BEST Austrlian Food And Wine To China And The World!” The principal business of the company covers wine, oyster, beef (Wagyu and Angus), and Jarrah honey which has 119years of history inAustralia. …

Member Introduction| @Bupa

Company Profile 公司简介 Bupa is an international leading healthcare group, it was founded in the UK in 1947, so far our business has expanded to more than 190 countries and regions across the world. Over 80,000 Bupa employees are working diligently for the health of 2,700 customers and helping them to live longer, healthier, happier …

AI WILL BE A BIG PART OF OUR FUTURE – BUT WHAT DOES THAT MEAN FOR BUSINESS SEARCHING FOR TALENT?

by Alistair Cox@Hays By 2020, it’s predicted that businesses across the world will spend a combined $47bn on artificial intelligence (AI), and it appears that every aspect of our lives – from shopping and leisure to work and personal finance – will be transformed as machines leverage data to provide us with tailored, personalised services at …

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AustCham News | AOZHOUHAIGUI.COM Launches

  We are pleased to announce that the China-Australia Chamber of Commerce has officially opened the Aozhouhaigui platform to AustCham member companies. AOZHOUHAIGUI.COM is an exciting new bilingual HR tool that connects graduates exclusively from the Australian Group of Eight (Go8) Universities with the China-Australia Chamber of Commerce (AustCham) and Chinese Chamber of International Commerce …

Member Promotion | Wake Up In a Silk Cocoon@Park Hyatt Guangzhou

/ FROM COCOON TO CREATION FROM COCOON TO CREATION, MANITO’S QUEST TO ENHANCE LIVES THROUGH FUNCTIONAL ELEGANCE INSISTS ON METICULOUS ATTENTION TO DETAIL. A PASSIONATE PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE DRIVES THE PRESERVATION OF CHERISHED HERITAGE TECHNIQUES, HONORING THE LIFETIMES OF EXPERTISE THAT HAVE BEEN POURED INTO EVERY THREAD. / MANITO SILK MOMENTS AN UNCOMPROMISING DESIRE TO ENRICH …

Member Promotion | Alsco @Hospitality Supplies Fair

Please join us for the 15th Guangzhou International Hospitality Supplies Fair Friday 8th–Sunday 10th SEPTEMBER 2017  China Import and Export Fair Complex Pazhou Alsco is the world’s leading uniform rental company. We offer a professional service with competitive pricing and compliance with HACCP and GMP standards. Visit us in Section 5.1 booth 589 for an …

DOUBLETREE BY HILTON GUANGZHOU PRESENTS 2017 FOOD & WINE EXPERIENCE

DoubleTree by Hilton Guangzhou Hotel will present the 3rd ‘Food & Wine Experience’ on Saturday August 26th. The Food & Wine Experience has been running for over 18 years at Hilton Beijing and last year came to Guangzhou as the second event, and with quite an impact in the city again! Hundreds of different gourmet …

Member Promotion | Eclipse’s FUN Summer Classes

Check out Eclipse’s FUN Summer Classes! What a Fabulously Fun July! We, at Eclipse, can scarcely imagine that a month of music, chocolatey-swirls, and cool indoor activities to beat the summer heat would have been this AWESOME! Having friends makes things easier, but making friends isn’t easy at times, so our biggest success was bringing …

Member Promotion | Trinity Teaching Staff on Board!

Trinity Teaching Staff on Board! Ms. Elaine Whelen Founding Director of Trinity International Kindergarten With more than 30 years’ experience in international education, Ms. Whelen is one of South China’s best-known educators. Before coming to Guangzhou, she was head of international school in London and Uganda. During her 10 years in Guangzhou, she has served …

Member Promotion | Park Hyatt Guangzhou Summer Camp

EMBRACE THE SUMMER HOLIDAYS WITH A SERIES OF FOUR ACTIVITIES, INCLUDING ART, DESIGN, SPORT AND DELICACIES. ▲ 2017 SUMMER CAMP SCHEDULE ▲ DRYWALL ENGRAVING  |  ○  FLORAL ART ★ SWIMMING  |  □  DESSERT COOKING CLASS ★ BOOK THE “SUMMER CAMP AT THE PARK” PACKAGE TO ENJOY A ONE-NIGHT STAY IN PARK ROOM WITH COMPLIMENTARY BREAKFAST …

Member News | Hays Opens New Office In Shenzhen

Hays, the leading global specialist recruiting group and experts at recruiting qualified, professional and skills people worldwide has opened a new office in Shenzhen. The move into Shenzhen brings to six, the number of cities in Greater China that Hays operates in that includes Beijing, Guangzhou, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Suzhou. Simon Lance, Managing Director of Hays Greater China said …

Eclipse Art in AustCham South China

The office became a little brighter last week with Eclipse English dropping over the masterpiece ‘Traffic in the Sky’ chosen by staff and painted by 9 year old WANG ZHIRUI. All proceeds from Eclipse’s recent exhibition ‘Voicing Art’ went to the Little Angel Rehabilitation and Baby Aaron foundations. About Eclipse  Established in 2008, Eclipse Education …

AustCham News | New Chairman Announced

As all good things do, our Chairman Chris Roberts‘ time at the Chamber has come to an end. Last week marked his final board meeting, where, amongst the goodbyes and champagne, Nick Myintwas elected as the new Chairman. Chris’s time has seen much change in the chamber and of course memorable events. The formal partnership …

Member Event | DoubleTree By Hilton Guangzhou Presents 2017 Food & Wine Experience

DOUBLETREE BY HILTON GUANGZHOU  PRESENTS 2017 FOOD & WINE EXPERIENCE DoubleTree by Hilton Guangzhou Hotel will present the 3rd ‘Food & Wine Experience’ on Saturday August 26th. The Food & Wine Experience has been running for over 18 years at Hilton Beijing and last year came to Guangzhou as the second event, and with quite …

Member News | Option Group Wins the Australian Broking Awards

Option Group Winning Major Brokerage of the Year by The Adviser Australian Broking Awards 2017 AustCham member, Option Group is very proud to have won the Major Brokerage of the Year– Non-Franchise award, and been named as  Australia Top 25 Brokerages 2017, presented by The Adviser Australian Broking Awards. The Adviser is an Australian leading …

AustCham in the Media | CEO & Executive Director interviewed by CNBC

CEO and Executive Director of AustCham Beijing, Nick Coyle spoke live to Martin Soong on CNBC last week regarding the opportunities for Australian business in Belt & Road Initiative (BRI) projects. In the interview Mr. Coyle highlighted that Australian businesses with specialist technology, contracting and design services can parther with Chinese firms on BRI projects. Mr. Coyle was in Singapore to speak at the 8th …

Member Event | The Wine People at La Maison

Join fellow wine lovers in Shekou, Shenzhen tomorrow evening (Wed) for a fun evening of wine tasting hosted by The Wine People and fantastic French food by La Maison. Wine tasting is free of charge from 7-8pm. Please rsvp to reserve your seat at wechat: fvirgos81 About The Wine People The Wine People was established …

Member Promotion HAYS | Not All Immigration Is Bad

I consider myself extremely fortunate to have spent a large part of my professional career working in different countries across Europe, North America and Asia. I couldn’t recommend the experience highly enough. Time spent living away from my home country was life changing for me, both professionally and personally. Over those years, I felt welcomed …

Member Promotion | Thai Food Festival at DoubleTree by Hilton Guangzhou

DoubleTree by Hilton Guangzhou Hosts Thai Food Festival From 7th July to 6th August, guests may fully indulge in Thai Food Festival at OPEN, DoubleTree by Hilton Guangzhou. With years of culinary experience, Chef Amy and his team will present her favorite Thai dishes on the buffet. Guests can savor signature dishes ranging from Tom Yum Gong, …

AustCham in the Media | Future China Global Forum in Singapore

CEO and Executive Director of AustCham Beijing, Nick Coyle, was invited to speak at the 8th Future China Global Forum 2017 held in Singapore by Business China on the 13th-14th July, 2017. During the panel discussion, Mr. Coyle shed light on the opportunities and challenges foreign investors face in China with its changing policies and business …

Member News | Linking Pacific fisheries to China’s seafood hub

PTI (Pacific Islands Trade & Invest) China connected a Pacific Islands fisheries and agriculture delegation with Chinese counterparts in Fujian Province, the leading fisheries hub of South China, this month. The delegation had just completed a two-week training course provided by the Chinese Government that included businesses and officials from the Federated States of Micronesia …

Member Event | Servcorp Community Launch Party

We are pleased to introduce that one of the largest private business communities in the world—Servcorp Community has come to China on 6th-July, 2017 (according to latest report from Servcorp). It allows the people in China to connect, collaborate and come together with over 35,000 fellow imagineers from 155 locations in 23 countries globally. Whatever …

Member Promotion | 2017 Eclipse Summer School

You don’t need to go that far~ A great education is just around the corner! Join the Eclipse Family & Join the FUN! Introduction Our Eclipse Summer Camp classes will be held in our fantastic learning center, situated in Tianhe and just 10 minutes away from the Tianhe Sport Center metro station. The Eclipse team …

Member Promotion | Direct flights from Guangzhou to Cairns, Queesland

Cairns secures landmark year-round China flights China Southern Airlines will operate three flights a week direct from Guangzhou to Cairns following a landmark agreement set to pump $90 million into the Tropical North. In the first year we expect these flights to bring more than 33,000 Chinese visitors to Tropical North Queensland, which in turn …

Member Event | Trinity Bring Me A Book Family Workshop

Trinity International Kindergarten invites parents of young children to attend a workshop on how to read to your child. Limited seats, first come, first served! Join us NOW! 2-4pm, Saturday, July 8th No.663, Huacheng Dadao, Trinity International Kindergarten, Zhujiang New Town What you can expect  Family reading workshop, afternoon tea, Q&A, storytelling and much more! Price: Free! …

Austrade Invitation | China Food and Catering Expo 2017

China Food and Catering Expo 2017 About CFCE2017  DATE: September 14 – 17, 2017 VENUE: Changsha International Convention and Exhibition Center (W1/2/3/4) HOSTS: ·Ministry of Commerce of P.R. China ·The People’s Government of Hunan Province ORGANIZERS: ·Circulation Industry Promotion Center, Ministry of Commerce of P.R. China ·Department of Commerce of Hunan Province ·Hunan Economic and …

Member Event | 2017 Australia Major Changes of Immigration Policy Seminar

Event Details Date: Saturday, July 8th 2017 Time: 14:30 – 17:00 Venue: 18th Floor, R&F New World Center, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou   AOYE IMMIGRATION Aoye Group is the most influential domestic immigration brand and agency and the first choice for immigration to Australia. Having engaged in investment immigration for nearly twenty years, Aoye is a leading enterprise in global …

Member Promotion | Scoot and Tigerair to Operate Under Scoot Brand

Scoot and Tigerair to Operate Under Scoot Brand from 25 July 2017 Single website, check-in counter and flight designator code for all flights under the current Scoot- Tigerair network Integrated Scoot to operate fleet of Boeing 787 Dreamliner and Airbus A320- family aircraft The  vibrant  and  innovative  travel  experience  offered  by  Scoot,  Asia/Pacific’s best low cost …

AustCham South China Feedback Survey

AustCham South China Feedback Survey Dear Members and Friends, At AustCham South China we care about what you have to say and how we can best support you. To do this we’ve rolled out a short online survey, which lets us aggregate feedback data and continue evolving with our members and the wider business community. The …

Member Promotion HAYS |​ If You Fake It, You Won’t Make It

It’s extremely sad to say that trust in CEO’s and business leaders appears to be at an all-time low these days. Undoubtedly, there are those, the minority, who have given business and business leadership a bad name. However, their actions and the subsequent, legitimate, kickback from broader society is not constrained to the wrong-doers. The …

AustCham South China New Board Directors

Yesterday was the first board meeting with our new board directors in attendance. Generously hosted by Louis Chen and his team from Aoye Group, the meeting marked the first of many to come and highlighted the diverse industry representation on the board, which will continue contributing to AustCham and the wider Australia-China business community. Read …

Eclipse’s 9th Anniversary & “Voicing Art” Expo

Last Sunday marked Father’s Day, and what better way to celebrate than by showcasing children’s art and education for a good cause. Eclipse’s art exhibition ‘Voicing Art’ highlighted this, dedicating donations to the Baby Aaron and Little Angel charity foundations. Each work of art on display was created by Eclipse’s students and teachers, donated generously …

AustCham Proudly Announces New Board Directors

Kirsty Hulston Kirsty is the Senior Manager at Hays Specialist Recruitment based in Guangzhou. She has worked for Hays nearly 10 years, and was previously based in Perth for 8 years before arriving in Guangzhou over a year ago. Kirsty graduated in 2004 with a bachelor degree in international relations and is currently undertaking her …

Member Promotion |​ Lai Wan Market @LN Garden Hotel Guangzhou

Starting from June 19th, Lai Wan Market at the Garden Hotel proudly presents its “ALL YOU CAN EAT” Dim Sum afternoon tea and late supper at the preferential rate of CNY 128 Net per person for all the Dim Sum lovers and those who would like to experience the true spirit of the Cantonese. Over …

Member Promotion |​ Philippine Food Festival @LN Garden Hotel Guangzhou

Philippine Food Festival to be held at the LN Garden Hotel in Guangzhou The Philippine Consulate General in Guangzhou and the LN Garden Hotel will bring authentic Filipino cuisine to Guangzhou at a Philippine Food Festival on 12-25June 2017 at the LN Garden Hotel’s Carousel.   About the Festival The Festival will feature some of …

Member Promotion | Southeast Asian Food Festival @Grand Hyatt Guangzhou

Southeast Asian Food Festival @The Market Café Southeast Asian countries are always recognized as famous tourism spots with their unique cultures and styles, and not to mention with their special delicacies. GrandHyatt Guangzhou will hold a Southeast Asian food festival in coming June, bringing the uniqueness and taste of Thai/Malaysian/Singaporean delicacies to the Guangzhou city …

Media Partner | 2017 Delta Creativity & Innovation Contest

2017 DCIC Introduction   “Seeking innovation is to seek the future” – Chairman Xi DCIC is an award contest ▲ Let’s reward the companies that excel at creativity and innovation DCIC takes place in the PRD ▲ Let’s showcase the new face of this region to the rest of the world DCIC is an international event …

Speak Up: 2017 Business in China Survey

On behalf of the China-Australia Chamber of Commerce, encompassing AustCham’s Beijing, South China, West China and Bohai Chambers, we are excited to invite members to participate in the 2017 China Business Survey. The survey provides an opportunity for the Australia-China business community to contribute to AustCham’s greater China advocacy which will ultimately be used as a …

Member Promotion | Direct Flight between Shenzhen and Melbourne!

Congratulations! China Southern Airlines proudly announced that a direct flight between Shenzhen and Melbourne will be launched from 1st of June! Flight information is as follow: *All the above are local times. The Shenzhen to Melbourne service will be complementing China Southern’s existing service between Shenzhen and Sydney. Special deal for the inaugural flight : Shenzhen=Melbourne return ticket from CNY 200 only!!! *Excluding taxes. *Departure date for 1st  June and 8th June only. *Conditions apply. Call  0755-8630 0307  to purchase your ticket now!

Congratulations! The 2017 ACBA Winners Are…

  Introducing the Winners of the 24th Annual Australia-China Business Awards On Thursday the 18th of May, AustCham Beijing held one of the largest events on the Australia China business calendar – the annual Australia China Business Awards (ACBA) Gala Dinner – at the JW Marriott in Beijing. With over 450 guests in attendance, the Gala …

AustCham Art Gallery | Uluru in Bright of Day

  AustCham South China Proudly Supports the Arts Title: Uluru in bright of day Completed: November 2016 Price: 25500rmb It’s about how beautiful the play of colours are in central Australia, in this instance daytime afternoon, with a rainless storm brewing in the background. This painting is one of a series of Uluru pictures, one of which is …

Member Promotion | Servcorp Summer Fiesta

SUMMER FIESTA LUCKY DRAW   To celebrate the arrival of summer, Servcorp is rewarding every new enquiry who inspects a Servcorp China location, the chance to enter our Summer Fiesta lucky draw! Simply tour any Servcorp China location between 15th and 31st of May for your chance to draw: 1 to 2 months’ rent free …

June 1st | Disney English Party on Children’s Day @Crowne Plaza Guangzhou City Centre

Welcome to our Disney English exclusive party on the Children’s Day! Crowne Plaza Guangzhou City Centre and Disney English School are planning to create a children’s paradise for you and your kids to Disneyland right in here! To starting with our Children’s Day party, there will be more than 250 varieties of food selections in …

Member Promotion | May 25th Servcop Community @IFC Guangzhou

You are invited to our Business Short  with Stephen O’Regan. Time: Thursday 25th May 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Location: Level 54,International Finance Centre, No.5 Zhujiang Road West, Guangzhou Topic: How to establish a business in China Contact: Senya Tel: 86 20 2801 6001 senya.huang@servcorp.com.cn About Stephen O’Regan, Senior Associate of Dezan Shira & Associates Stephen comes from Cork, …

AustCham South China ACBA Finalist | China Southern Airlines

This year we have received a record number of applicants entering the Australia-China Business Awards (ABCA). Being recognised for demonstrating and performing at a high degree of excellence, China Southern Airlines is in the current running as one of our finalists for the Business Excellence Award across Customer Services. With headquarters based in Guangzhou, China …

AustCham South China ACBA Finalist | Swisse

This year we have received a record number of applicants entering the Australia-China Business Awards (ABCA). Being recognised for demonstrating and performing at a high degree of excellence, Swisse is in the current running as one of our finalists for the Business Excellence Award across Agriculture, Food & Beverage.   Swisse is an Australian success …

Member Promotion | Love and Dine Your Mother

Love and Dine Your Mum at Crowne Plaza Guangzhou City Centre Don’t just say ‘I love you’, prove it! Spend a lavish day with your mummy for this incoming 2017 Mother’s Day at Crowne Plaza Guangzhou City Centre.   A special Mother’s Day menu has been designed for your mum by our professional chef team …

Invitation | 2017 Shenzhen InterChamber Soccer Championship

We warmly welcome our members, friends or football enthusiasts to form a team (15 people) and represent AustCham South China to join the 2017 Shenzhen InterChamber Soccer Championship.   For those who are interested to join, please register to our chamber before May 15th. We will kindly provide clothes for players, insurance, energy drinks, food and transportation …

AustCham Westpac ACBA: Introducing the Finalists

The 2017 Westpac Australia-China Business Awards (ACBAs) are delighted to announce the finalists in this year’s competition.   This year 148 companies, a record number, entered the 2017 ACBAs. The 37 companies selected as finalists are outstanding and distinctive within their categories.   Agriculture, Food and Beverage Recognises an Australian or Chinese company that has …

AustCham SC at Australian Wine Business Dinner in Shenzhen

  On Wednesday the 26th of April Nan Tang Sheng Shi  hosted over 60 wine enthusiasts for an exclusive wine dinner at the Crowne Plaza Shenzhen Longgang City Centre in Shenzhen. Baron Hong from Pran Wines, a longstanding member of AustCham South China, introduced the guests to a selection of four Australian wines that accompanied …

ACBA Gala Tickets On Sale Now

ACBA Gala Tickets On Sale Thursday May 18 2017 Purchase your tickets today by clicking More. Ticket prices  Table (10 seats) 8886RMB Individual 1000RMB 1. Join Australian and Chinese dignitaries and industry leaders for the biggest night on the Australia-China business calendar. 2. Network with hundreds of guests including finalists and winners, Chamber members and supporters from AustCham Greater …

Join AustCham South China!

Click here to join AustCham South China.   AustCham SC Membership Application Form English Version (英文) Chinese Version(中文)  

NEWS | Nansha FTZ sees 24,671 new enterprises in two years

April 21, 2017 marks the two-year anniversary of the establishment of Guangdong Free Trade Zone (GD FTZ). In the past two years, 24,671 newly-approved enterprises have been established in Nansha, thanks for the improving business environment keeps benefiting companies in the area. People might feel curious about why have so many enterprises chosen to register …

Careers | AustCham South China Communications and Media Internship

AustCham South China is seeking applications from suitably qualified persons to fill the intern position of Communications and Media Associate to commence ASAP. AustCham South China’s overriding goal is to advance Australian Business in China and functions to provide members with the information, resources and contacts they need to succeed in China. This position is an excellent …

Singapore Airlines Special Offers for AustCham Members!

We are excited to announce that the Singapore Airlines Special Discount for AustCham members has been extended until the 28th of April 2017. AustCham members have access to exclusive Singapore Airlines promotions, as well as special fares for flight bookings departing ex-China on any routes operated by Singapore Airlines and SilkAir through a special corporate program. In addition, …

Member Promotion | Celebrate Easter with DoubleTree by Hilton

Celebrate Easter with our poolside healthy family BBQ luncheon. Featuring lean Australian meats, fresh salads, whole grain breads, grilled vegetables, seasonal fruits, Thai iced fruit pops & more – and of course some chocolate Easter eggs too for a sweet treat! Bring your swimmers for some fun in the sun!

DoubleTree by Hilton Guangzhou Holds Easter Weekend Treats

Guangzhou, China, 6 April 2017 – OPEN at DoubleTree by Hilton Guangzhou will host an Easter Weekend Treats on 15 & 16 April 2017. Guests may fully indulge in an Easter carnival with a continuous entertainment show during the Lunch & Dinner. Live cooking Spanish Seafood Paella and Chaoshan flavor Pan-fried Oyster Spat presented by …

AustCham South China Appoints New Business Executive

  Introduction | Asha Forsyth AustCham South China would like to extend a warm welcome to our incoming Business Executive, Asha Forsyth. Asha has a passion for increasing effective communication between business communities and growing Australia-China relations, most recently working at AustCham Beijing. In Beijing, Asha ran a number of successful key events, was involved …

2017 Australia-China Business Awards Tickets on Sale Now

The AustCham Westpac Australia-China Business Awards (ACBAs) has for 24 years been a means of recognising Australian and Chinese companies working between the two countries in the Greater China region. These awards have grown in stature over the years and are now acknowledged as a high profile celebration. The Awards recognise the success of Australian …

Easter Collection @Crowne Plaza Guangzhou City Centre

  Easter season is around the corner, just as Easter presents are ready in Crowne Plaza Guangzhou City Centre ! A series of Easter Buffets have been launched for family by our professional Hotel team; especially we have organized indoor and outdoor Easter’s parties with games, entertainment and plenty of gifts for children this year!   …

Limited Time Promotion @Garden Hotel

  Lai Wan Market: In southern China, soup is an essential part of the cuisine.  According to traditional Cantonese cooking methods, a delicious clear broth is prepared by slowly simmering meat and other ingredients over mild heat for several hours.  The addition of Chinese medicinal herbs makes these soups even more healthy and nutritious.  Experience this …

Sunday Brunch @the Garden Hotel Guangzhou

  Sunday Brunch at the Garden is back and we’re taking it to the extreme. Enjoy the breathtaking panoramic views of Guangzhou’s skyline while sipping on fine, imported sparkling wine and indulging yourself on our international seafood buffet.  Enjoy fresh seafood from Canada, Chile, Australia, Ecuador, and the USA, an Australian black angus boneless beef …

Wine Tasting @ Crowne Plaza Guangzhou City Centre

  “…The wine that I thought was best of all turned out to be made by a Chinese woman called Crazy Fangon a new Ningxia estate called Kanaan.” – Jancis Robinson, April 2014, tasting 53 premium Chinese wines, 34 of which were from Ningxia.     Crowne Plaza Guangzhou City Centre cordially invites you to an …

International Women’s Day @DoubleTree by Hilton

  International Women’s Day – Lady’s Beauty Day Pamper yourself with our lavish buffet, featuring Steward Papaya with Hasma & Aloe Cream Brule to relax your soul.     Fashionable & Healthy Menu for ladies Pawpaw Chinese Yam Yogurt Salad, Stewed Chicken with Rea Dates and Angelica, Lotus Nut Black Rice Congee, Aloe Jelly, Iced …

Cowboy Night is back! @Crowne Plaza Guangzhou City Centre

Cowboy Night is back to Crowne Plaza Guangzhou City Centre again, let’s light up the cowboy rib cookout in this upcoming spring time!   It’s with great excitement that we are very proud to launch an upgraded Cowboy menu after our Cowboy Festival successfully held last year. For the highlight of the night, ribs will …

Partner Event | March 11th 2017 SCAFL Round 3

South China Australian Football League is consisted with three clubs in South China. It is Hongkong Dragons, Macau Lightning and Guangzhou Scorpions.   The players of SCAFL are mostly from local people in mainland and expats in Hong Kong.   Event  Details Date : Saturday March 11, 2017 Venue : Cricket Ground of Guangdong University of Technology …

Singapore Airlines special offers for AustCham Members!

  AustCham South China is proud to announce our new Corporate Member, Singapore Airlines. Connecting three main centres in China with seven Australian cities, experience a journey unlike any other on some of the most comfortable and spacious aircraft in the world. Enjoying impeccable service, you can explore the globe with Singapore Airlines. We are excited …

Invitation | Australian Alumni Event

Panel Discussion: Can women do it all?  Balancing careers with life’s other commitments   This panel discussion is an opportunity for female leaders to provide concrete examples to mid career professionals about how to pursue a successful career and manage the other responsibilities of life. Women globally spend disproportionately more time on unpaid work than men.  …

Valentine’s Day 2017 @DoubleTree by Hilton Guangzhou

Valentine’s Day – Cruise@ OPEN情人节邮轮盛宴 Indulge your sweetheart with the fragrant dinner in an on-land cruise at OPEN through this romantic moment. 罗曼蒂克之夜,与挚爱在OPEN的陆上邮轮共享浪漫晚餐,度过甜蜜时光。   Sweet Menu 甜蜜菜单 Surf and Turf, Canadian Lobster, Scottish Oysters, Australian Wagyu, Fried Australian Scallops with Caviar Organic Salad, Balsamic Vinegar 海陆双拼,加拿大龙虾,苏格兰生蚝,澳洲和牛,香煎澳带配鱼子酱和有机沙拉,油醋汁 Win Grand Prizes with Lucky Draw 赢取幸运大奖3-Day-2-Night Weekend Getaway …

Lavish Valentine’s Dining at Crowne Plaza Guangzhou City Centre

Love is not just about saying, but it is a matter of taking an action now! Spend a lavish night with her for this incoming 2017 Valentine’s Day at Crowne Plaza Guangzhou City Centre   A series of Valentine’s dining selection has been specially designed for love birds by our Hotel professional food and beverage …

Member Promotion 会员资讯推广 | New Year Countdown at LN Hotel Five

  Come and join the New Year Countdown Party @Roof Top Bar at the LN Hotel 5 this Saturday from 19:00 till late. With an exclusive rate of CNY 388 Net Per Person, you can enjoy free flow of red, white and sparkling wine, unlimited beer and selected cocktails. Let’s say “Hello~” to the year …

AustCham South China is Hiring!

Position Vacant | Executive Manager About AustCham South China: The China Australia Chamber of Commerce – South China (AustCham South China) was established in 1994 to develop, promote and expand business relations between Australia and China through the support of its membership. As a registered NGO office in the People’s Republic of China, AustCham South …

Sunday Nov. 20 | BRUNCH with Young Professionals in Guangzhou

  Join ACYPI for brunch this Sunday 20th Nov to meet and network with Chinese and Australian young professionals in Guangzhou. All are welcome.   Date: Sunday 20th Nov. Time: 12:00pm – 2:00pm Venue: Social and Co. Location: 6 Huajiu Rd, Tianhe District, Guangzhou   Free food and drinks provided!

Member Promotion | Festive Dinner Package @ LN Garden Hotel

The year of 2016 is coming to the end, and Christmas season is just right at the door step. Come and book your Christmas Dinner/Party with us at the LN Garden Hotel and enjoy the festive food and drinks exclusively designed for you by our American Executive Chef.   Let the irresistibly delicious roasted turkey …

DoubleTree by Hilton Guangzhou Presents Thanksgiving Day Feast

OPEN at DoubleTree by Hilton Guangzhou will be dedicated to deliver the gratitude from the fresh and original cuisine to give you a warm and special Thanksgiving Day on 24th November! Enjoy dazzling kinds of seafood, as well as various Chinese and Western delicacy with warm and cozy atmosphere. From traditional Turkey, Roast Pumpkin Pie …

ACYA, ACYPI, ACAA and AustCham Christmas Drinks @ McCawley’s

Join ACYA, ACYPI, ACAA and AustCham for Christmas drinks at McCawley’s Irish Pub on Tuesday 13th of December. Chinese and Australian university students, university alumni, young professionals, and expats all welcome! If you are not Chinese or Australian you are also welcome to attend. 欢迎参加中澳青年联合会,中澳青年精英领袖团, 澳中同学会和中国澳洲商会的圣诞节聚会。欢迎中国和澳洲的学生,大学校友,年轻的专家,和海外人士参加!如果您不是中国人或者澳洲人,也欢迎来参加。 Event Details Date: Tuesday, 13th December 2016 Time: 7:30pm …

Event Review |Scottish Pacific Tradeline Annual Trade Fair Cocktail Evening

  On Wednesday 26th of October, Scottish Pacific Tradeline hosted this Annual Trade Fair Cocktail Evening, celebrating the 120th Canton Fair. As a AustCham partner event, there was an informative and enjoyable agenda scheduled for our 50+ guests, including a special guest speaker Liam Thomas from World First Foreign Exchange and a presentation from Scottish …

Nov. 4-5 Crowne Plaza GZ City Centre| Cowboy Ribs & Beer Fest

Country Western Music Fest Cowboy Rib Cookout & Unlimited Beers   Crowne Plaza Guangzhou City Centre is proud to launch our first Country Western Music Fest (Cowboy Night). On the 4th and 5th of November only, the hotel will be offering unlimited BBQ Ribs & Beer, interactive games and lucky draw with a live Country …

Event | Trading Up – Australian Business Asia

  Event Details Date: 9th-11th, November 2016 Venue: Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Malaysia Cost: AUD 330 (Conference Only), AUD 430 (Conference + Gala Dinner) ABOUT THIS CONFERENCE Trends in Asia have a direct impact on Australian business, access to larger markets, a wider potential customer base, access to capital, innovation and human capital. If these trends …

Oct. 13 – Nov. 7 | Canton Fair Cocktail Party Package

  Come and celebrate your great deals or simply just enjoy a gathering with your friends, colleagues or business partners. Taste the flavors of Sunny California by our Master Chef and enjoy the cocktails specially made for your event by our award-winning Mixologist.  

27 September AustCham South China Business Referral Dinner

On 27th September, AustCham South china hosted its signature networking event, the Business Referral Dinner in the Crowne Plaza Guangzhou City Centre. It was a great opportunity for old and new members of the AustCham community to introduce their business, connect with others in the network and gain a better understanding of the Australia-China business …

An Interview with Nigel Blair by China Daily

China Daily sits down for an exclusive interview with Nigel Blair, founder and president of Nihao Global. He talks about his love of China, his companies and his philosophy of life… Nigel has 20+ years’business experience in the US, Australia, UK, Europe and Asia. Once Nigel started travelling more extensively in Asia where he now …

AustCham South China’s Forum & Cocktails @ Wanda

On July 20, AustCham held its first South China forum & cocktails at the Wanda Vista Dongguan with plenty of guests and market experts from across Guangdong. Don’t see yourself or your friends in this post? Click here to see all our photos from the event.   For latest news and events follow our Wechat 关注商会微信号获取最新活动信息 …

Exclusive Interview with Chairman of Austcham SC – Chris Roberts | HERE DG

There are plenty of people who just find their comfort zone and never push for more. For Chris roberts, chairman of austcham, this is not the case. There is a simple respect for those who just like to help that often goes unnoticed. When everything is going well, we all take for granted the promise …

Member News | VIP.com & Acolade Wines Partnership

Accolade Wines and VIP.com have announced a strategic partnership that will provide China’s emerging wine consumer to enjoy some of Australia’s best wines from the iconic Hardy’s, Grant Burge, Houghton’s and Waipara Hills trademarks. VIP.com is a leading B2C E-Commerce platform with an active membership base of 200M premium Chinese consumers. Its vision is to …

New Member | The Export Group Ltd.

Who we are: Experienced FMCG professionals with significant industry experience in bluechip brand led organisations We have managed domestic and imported premium brand portfolios in the Australian market We have successfully developed and effectively executed against export strategies for iconic Australian brands into the Asian market We have an established route to market – partnerships …

New Member | Shenzhen Euclideon Hologram Technology.Co., Ltd

Euclideon is a leading-edge 3D graphics and holographic high-technology company in the world, with its headquarter in Brisbane , Australia. Headquarter in China was established in March 2016,  aiming at create the largest 3D content and distribution platform in the world, and establish an industrial sharing 3D cloud computing platform. Website: www.euclideon.com.cn

Member Promotion | IFE 2016

“IFE The 16th China International Food Exhibition And Guangzhou Import Food Exhibition 2016” and uThe 17th China (Guangzhou) International Nutrition & Health Food And Organic Products Exhibition 2016″ which were organized by China National Food Industry Association CNFIA, Chinese Cereals And Oils Association Oil and Fat Processing Sub-Association and Guangzhou Yifan Exhibition Service Co., Ltd …

New Member | International Compliance Service

International Compliance Service is a privately owned, independent company which provides an efficient pathway for manufacturers, importers and suppliers of electrical products to sell to the global market without concern, by ensuring all the compliance requirements are completed expediently. Our mission is to provide best time to market, which in turn provides a cost saving, …

New Member | Nihao Global

Nihao Global is a unique independent service company where East meets West. Not only are our management Eastern and Western, our systems, thinking and operation are also mixed. The intent of Nihao Global is to provide skilled bilingual human resources to work effectively within China’s unique business environment and to provide an understanding of the …

Member Promotion | Servcorp – Innovator of the Serviced and Virtual Office industry

At Servcorp we are committed to being the world’s best Serviced Office and Virtual Office provider. Our business was founded on one principle – by reducing your costs and sharing your overheads, your business will succeed. So, as you focus on growing your business we give you the support you need to achieve your goals. …

Member Introduction | Food & Wine Exports Asia Pty Ltd

Food & Wine Exports Asia Pty Ltd is founded by Mr. Greg Johnson from Australia. Mr. Johnson has more than 20 years’ experience working and living in China. He has always said “China, as my second home, she’s been so good to me. It’s time go give back!” As Managing Director (Asia Pacific) of a …

Review | Australian Summer Camp

On August 13 and 14, AustCham member, The Canton Club, and media partner, That’s PRD brought 15 families to Foshan to enjoy an amazing summer camp. The event, ‘Australian Station,’ welcomed members from different countries to enjoy authentic Australian football, oil painting, and, as one would expect, delicious eats! This summer camp began with a welcome speech by AustCham South China Chairman, …

Media Partners | HereDG & Shenzhen Party

AustCham South China are proud to announce our latest media partners – HereDG and Shenzhen Party. These strategic partnerships will further strengthen the presence for AustCham South China’s members and events in the key areas of Dongguan and Shenzhen. For more details on how your business can connect with these media partners contact Andrew Britz.

Member Introduction | Yingke Law Firm

Yingke Law Firm is a global law firm from China, Yingke aims to serve the world with “one-stop” commercial legal services.Yingke has 37 offices in Chinese Mainland and 33 offices abroad. Until now, Yingke has provided satisfactory legal services to more than 50 thousand enterprises. Yingke is dedicated to: Providing Opportunities Promoting Transactions Creating Value …

Member Introduction | Ive Group

At IVE Group we create, design, produce and manage tailored solutions across all channels, enabling our customers to connect with their customers efficiently and effectively in an ever-changing and diverse communications landscape. The marketing services and print communications industry is dynamic and constantly evolving. IVE’s response to this evolution has been our drive to maintain …

Member Promotion | Nogogo Online Groceries

Nogogo is your one-stop online shop for imported groceries and goods, that can be ordered online from the comfort of your own home or office and delivered to your door! We stock over 8,000 lines of imported and high quality local goods from over 60 countries that have met stringent requirements by our purchasing team. …

Member Specialty | Outdoor Rooftop Lounge

63F Helipad–Wednesday Rooftop Lounge is opening in September in Crowne Plaza!

Aoye Immigration Office Relocation Ceremony & Investment Summit

Aoye Immigration Office Relocation Ceremony 奥烨移民乔迁典礼 Event Details Date: June 4 Time: 10:00 – 12:00 Location: 18th Floor – C  Guangzhou R&F Dongshan Xintiandi, No.307 Guangzhou Dadao Zhong, Guangzhou 活动详情 日期:6月4日 时间:10:00 – 12:00 地址:广东省广州市天河区广州大道中307号广州富力东山新天地C栋18楼 Aoye Overseas Property Investment Summit 奥烨海外房产投资移民峰会 Event Details Date: June 5 Time: 10:00 – 17:00 Location: 18th Floor – C  Guangzhou R&F Dongshan Xintiandi, No.307 Guangzhou …