After years of reports of forced labor and wide-scale internment of the Xinjiang Uyghur population, on January 19, the outgoing Secretary of State Mike Pompeo formally labeled the situation a genocide. The decision reflects the continuous pressure exerted by the 116th Congress on the administration to address human rights concerns in Xinjiang, including a Senate resolution expressing that the Chinese government’s actions amount to genocide and urging the administration to address the issue...
China Market Intelligence
As the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) spreads, having accounted for $250 billion in construction in about five years, it is inevitable that commercial disputes will emerge.
From recent investigations in the auto parts industry to “dawn raids” at foreign IT firms, China’s rising level of antimonopoly enforcement activity has raised concerns for many US companies doing business in China.