China Market Intelligence

January 25th, 2012
Ben Baden

At the US-China Business Council Forecast conference, Rep. Rick Larsen (D-WA) outlined the Obama administration’s new “Asia pivot” strategy, calling it a “natural evolution” of the US-China relationship. Larsen—founder of the US-China Working Group in the US House of Representatives—advocated for more constructive dialogue between the United States and China, heralding the recent passage of the Korea free trade agreement and President Obama’s efforts on establishing a Trans-Pacific...

January 25th, 2012
US-China Business Council Staff

The US-China Legal Cooperation Fund, a unique business community effort to strengthen the rule of law in China, is seeking new funding to support projects that address a wide variety of rule-of-law issues in China. Past projects have focused on issues as diverse as intellectual property protection, alternative dispute resolution, dissemination of government information, health law, and employment rights.

The fund has awarded more than .5 million in grants since it was established by...