National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) People's Republic of China

Department of Foreign Capital and Overseas Investment
The Department of Foreign Capital and Overseas Investment is responsible for analyzing the dynamics of international capital as well as the situation of foreign capital utilization and overseas investment, putting forward objectives and policies regarding strategies, plans, aggregate balance and structural optimization of foreign capital utilization and overseas investment, coordinating relevant key policies, monitoring and controlling the total size of foreign liabilities and optimizing their mix; drafting plans jointly with relevant agencies for loans by international financial organizations and foreign governments, and recommending major candidate projects, drafting the Catalogue for the Guidance of Foreign Investment Industries in cooperation with relevant agencies; according to the mandate stipulated by the State Council, examining and approving key foreign-invested projects, major resourcesrelated overseas investment projects and projects that consumes substantial amount of foreign currency.