Brief Introduction of Investment Promotion Agency of Ministry of Commerce (CIPA)
CIPA is engaged in Chinese investment promotion process and in charge of “Inviting in” (FDI in China) and “Going global” (outbound investment) two-way investment promotion work, as follows: Organizing and implementing the foreign investment promotion strategy; Guiding and involving in the Federation of Investment Promotion Agencies of China; Guiding the work of investment promotion agencies of different areas. Attending the conferences of the World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA) on behalf of the Ministry of Commerce; Engaging in cooperation and communications with the relevant international economic organizations, foreign investment promotion agencies, chambers of commerce and business associations; Organizing and implementing activities of bilateral and multilateral investment promotion agencies. Implementing the annual investment promotion programs of Ministry of Commerce; Carrying out the detailed organizing work for China International Fair of Investment & Trade hosted by Ministry of Commerce; Carrying out topic researches related to investment; Editing and printing publicized materials and relevant investment promotion publications; Being in charge of the daily operation of the website of ‘Invest in China’; Offering relevant investment information for domestic and international enterprises; Accepting and handling with complaints from foreign investment enterprises of trans-provinces, trans-cities, trans-regions and trans-industries. Planning and organizing large investment promotion activities at home and abroad, organizing relevant investment activities such as training, forum, conference and exhibition; Operating website of ‘Invest in China’, and implementing net connection with investment promotion agencies both at home and abroad, finance bodies and commerce bodies; Carrying out business cooperation for commercialization and specialization of investment promotion; Dealing with consultation, information service, market investigation, credit investigation related to investment activities and planning services on investment promotion; Assisting foreign investment enterprises for relevant legal procedures.