Pre-establishment national treatment and negative list management mode will be implemented for overseas investment. For fields that fall outside of negative lists, investment projects will be filed. Enterprises’ normal overseas investment projects in the Pilot Free Trade Zone will go through record management, excluding those must be authorized by the State Council.
Overseas investment projects authorization (put on record), the examination and approval of establishment of foreign-invested enterprises and modification (put on record), the registration of establishment of commercial entities, organization code certificate, tax registration certificate (national tax, local tax), social security registration number, seal for the record and other matters can be handled by an “integrated service” mechanism. Gradually business lincense, organization code certificate, etc, will be brought together into one single certificate using one single number.