Doing Business in China: Drafting Contract, Managing Labour Relations and Updates on Cross-Border E-commerce

  • Date
    16 May 2016 - 16 May 2016
  • Beijing Time
    9:00 AM - 12:10 PM
  • Venue
    RADISSON BLU GRAND HOTEL, SOFIA 4, Narodno Sabranie Square P.O. Box 549 1000 Sofia, Bulgaria
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The EU SME Centre and Bulgarian Small and Medium Enterprises Promotion Agency (BSMEPA) are delighted to invite you to join our seminar on May 16th in Sofia on Doing Business in China. Centre’s Legal Advisor Ludmila Hyklova will provide practical advice on how to draft contracts and managing labour relations in China, as well as updates on the country’s regulations on free trade zones and cross-border e-commerce.

You will also have the opportunity to attend a one-on-one consultation session to discuss your individual questions.


09.00 am – 9.30 am Registration and Networking

09.30 am – 10.15 am Drafting Contracts in China and Dispute Settlement

10.15 am – 10.25 am Q&A

10.25 am – 10.35 am Coffee Break

10.35 am – 11.15 am Hiring and Managing Staff in China from A Legal Perspective

11.15 am – 11.25 am Q&A

11.25 am – 11.55 am Regulation Updates on China’s Free Trade Zones and Cross-Border E-commerce

11.55 am – 12.10 pm Q&A


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Speaker Biography

Ludmila Hyklova

Legal Advisor, EU SME Centre

Ludmila has been involved in legal consulting on international investment and cooperation for more than 17 years. She is now in charge of providing legal advice to EU SMEs looking to establish themselves in the Chinese market.

After working as legal counsel for a number of multinational corporations and for the government sector in Europe, Ludmila spent most of her professional life in China working for a large EU financial group and now for the EU SME Centre. She focuses on foreign investment law, company law, corporate governance and labour law.

About the EU SME Centre

The EU SME Centre in Beijing provides a comprehensive range of hands-on support services to European small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), getting them ready to do business in China.

Our team of experts provides advice and support in four areas – business development, law, standards and conformity and human resources. Collaborating with external experts worldwide, the Centre converts valuable knowledge and experience into practical business tools and services easily accessible online. From first-line advice to in-depth technical solutions, we offer services through Knowledge Centre, Advice Centre, Training Centre, SME Advocacy Platform and Hot-Desks.

The Centre is funded by the European Union and implemented by a consortium of six partners – the China-Britain Business Council, the Benelux Chamber of Commerce, the China-Italy Chamber of Commerce, the French Chamber of Commerce in China, the EUROCHAMBRES, and the European Union Chamber of Commerce in China.

To learn more about the Centre, visit website

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