Press And Publication Administration, The Ministry Of Commerce On The Management Of Sino-Foreign Cooperative Audio-Video Products Distributors Supplementary Provisions

Original Language Title: 新闻出版总署、商务部关于《中外合作音像制品分销企业管理办法》的补充规定

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Read the untranslated law here: http://www.chinalaw.gov.cn/article/fgkd/xfg/gwybmgz/200912/20091200145460.shtml

Press and publication administration, the Ministry of Commerce on the management of Sino-foreign cooperative audio-video products distributors supplementary provisions (August 20, 2009 news published Department, and commerce makes 46th, announced since October 1, 2009 up purposes) for promote Hong Kong, and Macau and mainland established more close trade relationship, encourages Hong Kong, and Macau service provides who in mainland established commercial enterprise, according to state approved of straddling Mainland and Hong Kong on established more close trade relationship of arrangements added agreement six and the straddling Mainland and Macau on established more close trade relationship of arrangements added agreement six, now on

    Management of Sino-foreign cooperative audio-video products distributors (Ministry of culture, the Ministry of Commerce to 28th) made the following additional provisions:

    First, allowing Hong Kong and Macao service providers to wholly-owned enterprises in the Mainland to provide audio and video products (including film production after) distribution services.

    Second, Hong Kong and Macao service provider of audio and video products in the Mainland's distribution services shall comply with the provisions of relevant laws and regulations and censorship on the Mainland.

    Third, the present provisions in the Hong Kong and Macao service providers should comply with the Mainland and Hong Kong closer economic partnership arrangement and the Mainland/Macao closer economic partnership arrangement in terms of "service provider" definition and requirements of the relevant provisions.

    Four, the Hong Kong investment in the Mainland, Macao service providers set up wholly-owned distributors of audio-visual products of other provisions referring to the management of Sino-foreign cooperative audio-video products distributors perform. Five-these provisions shall come into force on October 1, 2009.