The International Department
The International Department of the
China Enterprise Confederation(CED),Being the Confederation¡¯s
portal of liaison with international partners, works in line with
the Confederation¡¯s in general. It seeks to open up channels
of dialogue among enterprises and entrepreneurs, between enterprises
and governmental agencies; to organize enterprises and entrepreneurs
to partake in forums on major issues facing enterprises in general,
such as economic and business development
trends, inplementation and improvement of policies and regulations,
and competition environment; to promote exchanges and cooperation
in the fields of business, technology, management knowledge and enterprise
information between Chinese and forgin enterprises and entrepreneurs;
and to contrbute to the establishment of the Chinese enterprise sector
as an indispensable driving force behind in international economic
The International Department conducts
the following activities:
1. organizing or attending international conferences. The Department
organizes the annual China Business Summit cohosted by the World
Economic Forum, represents Chinese employers at ILO and ist tripartite
coferences, holds seminars on enterprise, society and labor issues.
2. Exchanging study groups for international
3. Undertaking joint research projects
in conjunction with foreign academies or universities.
4. Sponsoring symposiums on business
management and industrial policies, which offer foreigh-funded and
Chinese enterprises chances to carry out further studies or to exchange
experiences. Frequent topics include e-commerce, emerging types
of enterprise, restructuring of state-owned enterprises, knowledge
management and enterprise competitiveness.
5. Carrying out bilateral technology
cooperation projects with international institutions or friendly
forgien countries and organizations. Among the listed partners are
the international Labor Orgziztion(ILO),the United Nations Development
Program(UNDP),the World Bank, the Asian-Pacific Economic Cooperation
(APEC),the British Council(BC), The Conference Board of the U.S.(TCB),the
World Federation of Advertisers(WFA), the Confederation of Norwegian
Business and Industry(NHO), the Korean Employers Federation(KEF),
the Japan Federation of employers Associations(Nikkeirren), the
Confederation of Netherland Industry and Employers (VNONCW),the
Confederation of German Employers' Association (BDA)etc.
6. Publishing Chinese and English
7. Representing Chinese enterprises engaged in formulating labor
policies and mediating for labor issues.
8.Providing legal services.