"2007 New Environment For Foreign Investment In China" was held on 18 and 19 January, 2007 in China World Hotel in Beijing . Mr. Yang was invited to be chairman of this conference and made the keynote speech "New Investment Vehicles for Foreign Investors in China". Mr. Yang stressfuly introduced the regulations related to strategic investment in listed companies and takeover of listed company by foreign investors.
Mr. Hu Jingyan, director-general of Department of Service & Trade of Minstry of Commerce, Mr. Wang Donghong, director-general of Department of International Cooperation of China Customs, Mr. Su Xiaolu, deputy commissioner of International Tax Department of State Administration of Taxation, Guo Xiangping, deputy director of Import and Export Division of Import and Export Department of State Administration of Taxation, and other officers respectively made wonderful speeches about the latest regulation environment, the development of custom policies, the latest development of management for transfer pricing tax and reform of refund of export tax system in China. Mr. Wang Zhile, dircetor of Research Center on Transnational Corporations of Ministry of Commerce, Professor Liu Huan, vice president of Institute of Finance and Public Management of Central University of Finance and Economics, Mr. Liu Zuo, president of Tax Research Institute of State Administration of Taxation repectively introduced and analyzed the opportunities met by transnational corporations in China, the influences on corporations brought by new tax reforms such as the reform on VAT and some related subjects. Moreover, the representatives from related professional institutes and corporations also introduced the latest development in the relavant fields.CEOs and other senior managers coming from dozens of transnational corporations attended this conference.