Recent research from the US-China Business Council shows US exporters increasingly face the threat of sanctions resulting from anti-dumping (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) investigations in China.
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Merger and acquisition (M&A) review activity picked up in the last few months of 2011. Recent regulatory changes and landmark cases have shed further light on how the PRC Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) will regulate and enforce M&A transactions going forward.
China has finalized long-awaited revisions to a key foreign direct investment policy document that offers few reductions in foreign ownership restrictions or services sector openings. The 2011 Catalogue Guiding Foreign Investment in Industry was jointly released on December 29, 2011 by the PRC National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) and the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM).
The PRC government agreed to pursue “a proactive fiscal policy and prudent monetary policy” in 2012, according to a statement issued after the government’s three-day Central Economic Work Conference.