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11/14/2019
US exports to China alone supported more than 1.1 million jobs annually in the United States from 2009 to 2018, and on average saved $850 of living expenses annually for each American family, said Xu citing a US-China Business Council report.          
11/13/2019

“Trump’s statements about a prospective trade deal in the near term were more measured” compared with when he announced a “substantial phase one deal” last month, said Anna Ashton, senior director of government relations at the US-China Business Council.

11/13/2019

“We are in a trade fight, no matter how any politician tries to spin it, with China on tariffs,” said Anna Ashton, Director, Business Advisory Services, US-China Business Council. And a poll of members of the Council revealed that more companies are feeling the effects: Ashton reported that in 2019, 81% of respondents said business with China has been affected by US-China trade tensions—that’s up from 73% in 2018. Regarding the future, she noted that tariffs will remain a threat for the foreseeable...

03/13/2018
US President Donald Trump on Thursday signed an order imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum imports. The tariffs, which will...
03/12/2018
Since taking power five years ago, Xi has reasserted the party’s supremacy, with himself as its “core” leader. That has meant...
03/05/2018
Beijing’s fruitless diplomatic scramble signals a rocky road ahead for the world’s two largest economies. Before Thursday’s...
03/05/2018
Beijing urges restraint on duties as analysts warn that more trade action from Washington could be on the cards. Jacob Parker,...
03/05/2018
After threatening to retaliate if US President Donald Trump raised trade barriers, Chinese leaders need to decide whether his...
03/05/2018
Beijing could target soybeans to retaliate against any punitive trade action from the US, but it's unlikely to do that just to...
03/05/2018
Chinese President Xi Jinping’s top economic adviser huddled Wednesday afternoon with a group of prominent American business...
03/01/2018
American businesses are hoping that the visit to Washington this week by a top economic adviser to Chinese President Xi Jinping...
02/22/2018
Steel and aluminum tariffs aren't the only explosive trade issue between the United States and China. The Trump administration...
02/13/2018
In addition to my own analyses, a notable group of scholars, think tanks, and business associations (Asia Society, CSIS, ITIF,...
02/08/2018
China's cybersecurity law actually makes companies more — not less — vulnerable to hackers, the U.S.-China Business Council...
02/07/2018
China has defended its cybersecurity law as a way to stop hackers and keep citizens' data safe, but a new report from the US-...
02/05/2018
US-China Business Council says Beijing’s demands on localising data and revealing source codes raise the threat of security...
02/01/2018
American and European companies involved in joint ventures with state-owned Chinese firms have been asked in recent months to...
01/23/2018
Foreign firms entering a deal to retail in China should analyze the country of 1.38 billion by segments, as spending habits...
01/22/2018
The next month will be crucial in signaling whether U.S. President Donald Trump’s threats to get tough on China over trade turn...
01/22/2018
Studies by the US-China Business Council showed that the China-US economic and trade relationship supports more than 2.6...
01/19/2018
U.S. President Donald Trump will celebrate his first anniversary in office on Tuesday. Over the past year, his country has...
01/17/2018
China is plugging the last holes in its “Great Firewall” internet censorship apparatus, hampering global groups’ ability to...
01/17/2018
U.S. and other foreign companies and institutions doing business in China are increasingly concerned about the clampdown. They...

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