Guo Xiaobei, a researcher at China Minsheng Banking Research Institute, told Securities Daily yesterday that the foreign investment law is the first unified basic law in the field of foreign investment in New China. The foreign investment law and its implementing regulations fully respond to the concerns of foreign-funded enterprises. According to this law, the State implements the management system of national treatment plus negative list before the entry of foreign investment; the foreign-funded enterprises equally apply various policies of the state to support the development of enterprises in accordance with the law; the state guarantees the equal participation of foreign-funded enterprises in the formulation of standards in accordance with the law; and the state guarantees foreign investment The state protects the intellectual property rights of foreign investors and enterprises with foreign investment. The promulgation of the implementation regulations will greatly enhance the sense of enterprise acquisition.
On January 1, Liu Xiangdong, a researcher at the Economic Research Department of the China International Economic Exchange Center, told the Securities Daily that the implementation of the foreign investment law can promote and protect foreign investment in accordance with the law, make it more stable and secure to invest and operate in China, and ensure that it enjoys fair treatment in the implementation of various preferential policies. Therefore, the expectation of foreign investment in China has a positive effect, and foreign investors can seek relevant legal protection.
Actively promoting foreign investment is one of the main purposes of the foreign investment law. As for the relevant provisions of the chapter of investment promotion in the foreign investment law, the implementation regulations are mainly detailed from the following five aspects. First, foreign-invested enterprises shall apply all policies of the state to support the development of enterprises equally according to law; second, improve the transparency of foreign investment policies; third, encourage and guide foreign investment; fourth, ensure that foreign-invested enterprises participate in the standardization work equally according to law; fifth, ensure that foreign-invested enterprises participate in the government procurement activities fairly according to law.
In terms of encouraging and guiding foreign investment, the implementation regulations stipulate that the State shall, according to the needs of national economic and social development, formulate a catalogue of industries that encourage foreign investment, and list the specific industries, fields and regions that encourage and guide foreign investment. Foreign investors and enterprises with foreign investment may enjoy preferential treatment in the fields of finance, taxation, finance and land use in accordance with laws, administrative regulations or the provisions of the State Council. If foreign investors expand their investment in China with their investment income in China, they shall enjoy corresponding preferential treatment according to law.
Liu Xiangdong said that with the continuous expansion of opening-up to the outside world, the previously unopened fields of finance, automobile, medical care and other fields will bring new growth points to foreign investment, while the high-tech fields adapted to consumption upgrading will also become the focus of foreign investment.
Source: responsible editor of Securities Daily: Yang qian_nf4425