Login

Reload

Remember me Forgot it?

Not a subscriber?

Click on the button below to create your account and get immediate access to Xinhua Silk Road Database.

Start a Free Trial

Subscribe

Belt & Road Weekly Subscription Form

Research Report

The full edition of the report is available at Xinhua Silk Road Database. You can click the “Table of Content” to have a general understanding of it.

Click on the button below to create your account and get immediate access to thousands of articles.

Start a Free Trial

Province News

HOME > Province News


Beijing sets up China's 2nd bankruptcy court

January 31, 2019


Abstract : China's second bankruptcy court was set up in Beijing Wednesday, according to local authorities.

BEIJING, Jan. 30 (Xinhua) -- China's second bankruptcy court was set up in Beijing Wednesday, according to local authorities.

Approved by the Supreme People's Court, the newly established Beijing court will handle company bankruptcies, compulsory liquidation cases and cross-border bankruptcy cases.

Shenzhen set up a bankruptcy court, the first of its kind in the country, on Jan. 14. Shanghai will set up the country's third bankruptcy bank on Feb. 1.

Chinese courts received 9,542 new cases concerning corporate bankruptcy in 2017, an increase of 68.4 percent compared with the previous year, according to the Supreme People's Court.

During the same period, 6,257 corporate bankruptcy cases were settled by the courts, up 73.7 percent year on year.


Related Coverage

Focus

Think Tank

  • How Can China’s Economy Maintain Steady Growth at a...

    February 15, 2019

    China needs to keep expanding its interconnectivity with global markets, pro...

  • Will China be the next Japan or South Korea?

    February 12, 2019

    As the development phase changes, expanding domestic demand has been brought...

  • Is GDP an obsolete tool in an era of social well-bei...

    February 2, 2019

    A serious talk has to take place between scholars and international organiza...

  • Consumption quality of China’s middle-income popula...

    January 31, 2019

    Building and expanding China's consumer market will not only need to increas...

  • Ask Us A Question

    If you have any questions, please enter them in the box below.

    Reload

    Write to Us

    Do you want to be a contributor to Xinhua Silk Road and tell us your Belt & Road story? Send your articles to silkroadweekly@xinhua.org and share your stories with more people.

    Click on the button below to create your account and get imhttp://img.silkroad.news.cn/templates/silkroad/en2017te access to thousands of articles.

    Start a Free Trial