Invitation: Tea party at Mercedes Me

FCGroup and Monica’s Social Business Network are very pleased to invite you to join an elegant tea party at Mercedes Me after the summer vacation in order to grow up our both networks with work professionals. Event details are as below: Date: September 17, 2017 (Sunday) Time: 3:00-6:00pm Venue: LIGHTHAUS Bar, 2/F, Mercedes Me, No. 1, Sanlitun South Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 北京市朝阳区南三里屯路一号奔驰餐厅二楼LIGHTHAUS酒吧 Cost:RMB 180 per head (including a glass of sparkling wine, snacks, tea and coffee) Enquiries: Wesley Ng (+86 1353 025 9447 or Sign up: or scan the QR Code below: Proposed Menu: Food Selection: Cherry Tomato and Mozzarella with Pesto 小番茄马祖里拉奶酪配罗勒酱 Grilled Zucchini with Mustard Mayonnaise 扒节瓜开面三明治配芥末蛋黄酱 Spring Rolls with Thai…

Invitation: Networking Reception at Casa Fengchao

The most anticipated networking event is back in town. This month, the General Manager Wesley Ng is taking our members to network at Casa Fengchao, an exclusive private club newly founded by Hong Kong-born etiquette specialist Ms. Sara Jane Ho. It is the former residence of heavy-weight late Qing official Rong Lu (荣禄), who also shares the same bloodline with the last Chinese Emperor Pu Yi (溥仪). Event details are as below: Date: August 27, 2017 (Sunday) Time: 2:30pm – 5:00pm Venue: Rong Lu Residence (inside Yiqing Institute), 7 Ju’er Hutong, Jiaodaokou, Dongcheng District, Beijing       北京市东城区交道口菊儿胡同7号荣禄府(北京一轻研究所院内) Directions: Drop off at cross street of Jiaodaokou Nan Dajie and Juer Hutong. Walk 200 metres down the hutong…

Invitation: Saving Tax for Yourself and Your Company

Do you know how much tax can you save for yourself and your company? Under the current national policies, there are some legal ways to help individuals and companies to save tax. This month, we have the opportunity to invite a tax expert to brief you on China’s taxation policies. Katherine Gao, having advised many individuals and companies about their tax problems, will be speaking on individual income tax, preferential policies for company tax, new regulations on invoice issuance and Common Reporting Standard.   Ms. Gao will first introduce above mentioned policies, and then accept questions from the floor. You are welcome to ask any questions regarding your tax problems. Drinks and canapes will be…

Dec 11 Freedom & …. Singles Dating Party

This exciting event is co-produced by: The FCgroup. “Freedom & ……”. Beijing TV Station “Choice” Program In this busy and chaotic world, join us to mix, mingle and have a good time. We want to create a vibrant space for single people to meet other interesting singles, build a welcoming circle of friends & feel at ease in the world. This is also a great way to learn more about Chinese culture and practice your Mandarin (most of the party guests can communicate via English, although Mandarin is the preferred language). “Freedom & ……” is a high-end social club with 100+ co-founders, all of whom graduated from top-tier colleges such as Fudan University, Peking University,…

Oct 7 – Old China Hands Monthly Luncheon

A monthly lunch get together for old China Hands, normally held on the first Friday of the month. Each person pays for his own food. This get together is limited to Expatriates who have been in China at least 10 years. Next Get Together:  Friday 7 October 12:15       Venue: Morel’s Restaurant, Gongti Bei Lu (opposite Workers’ Gymnasium North Gate, Northwest corner of the intersection with Chunxiu Lu) Dongcheng District 东城区, 莫劳龙玺西餐, 工体北路春秀路西北角工人体育馆北门对面 Tel: 6416 8802 If you wish to attend please contact Colin (  or Gilbert ( so we will know how  many tables to reserve.

July 16 – Day trip to Shidu, visit a Haunted House, Drift down a river, Glass skywalk, Rambling

This event is for FCGroup members (and friends) who wish to Escape Concrete Beijing for a fun and relaxing day and who appreciate that true Networking and Netbonding is based on shared interests and experiences. Destination: Shi Du Date: Saturday 16 July Meet:07:30  Outside the Hilton Beijing (Liangma Qiao) Depart: 8:00 (sharp) Cost: 350RMB. Shidu is in Beijing’s Fangshan District (South West Beijing) and is about 4 kilometres from the border with Hebei. We first discovered Shidu as a day trip destination back in 2007 and have re-visited it many times over the intervening years. Shidu (literally 10th Crossing) is often referred to as the ‘mini River Li” (Guilin and Yangshuo) and is considered to…

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“Colin runs high quality networking events and is a pleasure to be around. It is great to join his events.” — Steve Hubbard  Senior Consultant, Eaststep Consulting Ltd.

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