The increase of environmental enforcement actions following the implementation of China’s Environmental Protection Law in January 2015 has had a mixture of positive and negative effects on the business operations of US-China Business Council (USCBC) member companies.
China Market Intelligence
Chinese Communist Party (CCP) officials are increasingly calling on companies to support the creation of party organizations among their employees.
In recent months regulators have announced that China will introduce punitive damages and more stringent penalties for certain intellectual property rights (IPR) violations, which would improve China’s intellectual property protection.
China has created a new agency with broadened investigatory authority to streamline anti-corruption efforts.
The General Office of the State Council’s legislative work plan for 2018 indicates that several policies affecting foreign companies may be revised this year, including foreign investment restri