New training scheme to prepare Singapore lawyers for China market

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Singapore lawyers keen on working with Chinese businesses and law firms can soon tap a new training programme here to learn about the Chinese culture, legal system and business environment.

The China Ready Programme will be conceptualised and approved by the Ministry of Law and will feature Mandarin language lessons and courses on the Chinese legal system and culture.

With Singapore stepping up its legal and judicial cooperation with China, the programme is a natural progression of the growing level of cooperation between Chinese and Singapore lawyers, said Senior Minister of State for Law Edwin Tong during the press conference at The Treasury on High Street. [read more]

Source: Cara Wong - The Straits Times