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Issue 08, 2008 (01 August)
 Policy and Law
Anti-Monopoly Investigation Bureau to Set Up Before 1 August
The Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) is preparing to set up an anti-monopoly investigation bureau ahead of the implementation of the Anti-Monopoly Law on 1 August 2008 ... (full story)

Plastic Ban Extends to Restaurants and Garment Stores
Following the implementation of the Administrative Measures for the Paid Use of Plastic Shopping Bags in Retail Outlets on 1 June this year ... (full story)

Individual Income Tax on Enterprises Buying Property for Individuals
On the issue of whether individual income tax should be levied on the purchase of housing with corporate funds for individuals ... (full story)

17 Drug Related Administrative Legislations Announced to Date
According to the white paper on Status of Supervision over Drug Safety in China published by the State Council's Press Office, China has already promulgated 17 administrative legislations governing drugs ... (full story)

Energy Conservation Measures for Road and Water Transport to Take Effect on 1 September
It is learned from the Ministry of Transport that the Measures for the Implementation of the Energy Conservation Law of the PRC in Road and Water Transport have been announced ... (full story)