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07/18/2019

Craig Allen, president of the US-China Business Council, said that in a global economy where nations are interconnected, any slowdown in China's economy will have global implications, including for US exporters and investors in China. Allen, whose organization represents about 200 US companies that do business with China, has called for an expedited resolution of the trade dispute. "Trade is a positive-sum game, not a zero-sum or negative-sum game. There will be bad consequences for virtually everyone...

07/18/2019

The trade war with the United States is China's biggest challenge in decades and it's having an historic impact on the world's second-largest economy. GDP in the second quarter grew at its slowest pace since the country started keeping score nearly three decades ago. And as Paolo Montecillo reports, Chinese officials are doing all they can to make up for lost ground. For more on China's economy, we spoke to Anna Ashton in Washington DC. She's the business advisory services director at the US-China...

07/15/2019

"We're pretty unclear about what the policy is at the current time," Craig Allen, president of the US-China Business Council, told The Street. "The President's words and the Secretary of Commerce's words are quite different." While Trump said that he's agreed to allow Huawei to continue selling to and buying from American firms, US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross reiterated on Tuesday July 9 that Huawei remains on the US's official entities list of companies that are a threat to US national security...

09/16/2014
China's tough competition policy is souring the mood for foreign investment, a European business lobby said on Tuesday, in the...
09/16/2014
Major US companies including Starbucks, Apple and McDonald’s, have come under intense scrutiny from China’s consumer watchdog....
09/16/2014
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce accused China Monday of using its 2008 anti-monopoly law to unfairly promote its own national...
09/16/2014
Last Wednesday, the US-China Business Council said companies being investigated were pressured to "admit guilt", appear without...
09/08/2014
For months, foreign companies in China have been quietly enduring increased scrutiny from Chinese government antitrust...
09/08/2014
Most U.S. companies surveyed by an industry group expressed concern over China’s increased antitrust scrutiny, adding to signs...
09/08/2014
American companies are increasingly troubled about China’s vigorous enforcement of its six-year-old anti-monopoly law, which...
09/08/2014
In the rising chorus of trade groups decrying China’s stepped-up enforcement of its antitrust laws, a U.S. business...
09/08/2014
Companies facing antitrust probes in China are subject to a host of pressure tactics from regulators, a business lobby said on...
09/08/2014
Companies facing antitrust probes in China are subject to a host of pressure tactics from regulators, a business lobby said on...
09/08/2014
China's anti-monopoly investigation has drawn increasing concern from foreign companies despite the Chinese government pledge...
09/08/2014
A new paper by the U.S.-China Business Council accuses China of violating due process in its zeal to shore up local businesses...
09/08/2014
American businesses are feeling under the gun in China, with two new surveys detailing growing concerns that Beijing is...
09/08/2014
Erin Ennis, Vice President, U.S.-China Business Council, explains why the data indicating U.S.-China trade deficit at an all-...
09/08/2014
Last Wednesday, the US-China Business Council said companies being investigated were pressured to "admit guilt", appear without...
08/10/2014
When almost 100 government antitrust investigators simultaneously marched into four of Microsoft’s offices across China late...
08/01/2014
When China whacks Microsoft, it's business as usual. When Beijing recently sent a top economic planner to the U.S. to spread...
07/30/2014
Microsoft Corp. joins a growing list of companies relying on growth in China yet crashing against the reality of a market still...
07/29/2014
Agribusiness in China and new regulations that have rattled U.S. exports of dried distiller’s grains with solubles will be...
07/23/2014
US-China Business Council President John Frisbie discusses the Chinese economy and U.S. business relations on “Bloomberg...

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