Notice on the Establishment of a Security Review System regarding M&A Transactions Executed by Foreign Investors over Domestic Enterprises

Notice on the establishment of a security review system regarding merger and acquisition (“M&A”) transactions over domestic enterprises executed by foreign investors (“the Notice”) was issued by China’s State Council on February 3, 2011, which will come into effect on March 5, 2011. In order to establish a formal process for reviewing national security issues…