China Market Intelligence

February 19th, 2014
Jake Parker

The US-China Business Council (USCBC) recently finalized recommendations for improving China’s administrative licensing regime, a long-standing concern of USCBC member companies. This document, which will be translated into Chinese and distributed to Chinese government officials and other stakeholders, is part of ongoing USCBC efforts to advocate for simplifications to China’s administrative licensing regime.

The recommendations note China’s recent progress in streamlining,...

February 5th, 2014
Christina Nelson

In January, the International Monetary Fund projected that China’s GDP would grow 7.5 percent in 2014. But how China hits that target has important implications for the future the country’s economy, says David Dollar, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution’s John L. Thornton China Center.

Speaking at the US-China Business Council’s Jan. 30 Forecast meeting, Dollar said that although China surpassed its 2013 GDP growth target to reach 7.7 percent, the country’s economy still hasn...