Research Articles

In meetings over the past week, the US-China Business Council (USCBC) met in Beijing and Shanghai with senior representatives...
Recent reforms to the operations of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) removed some of the...
New openings for foreign investment and preferential taxes for goods sold through pilot e-commerce channels have raised...
The US-China Business Council’s (USCBC) latest assessment of China’s economic reform efforts shows some acceleration in reform...
Though 2014 was a busy year for enforcers of China’s relatively new Antimonopoly Law (AML), the number of investigations filed...
Chinese authorities are ramping up scrutiny of multinational companies’ (MNC) tax reporting as they work to overhaul the...
China’s main regulatory document laying out sectors open to foreign investment—including sectors with specific ownership caps...
From recent investigations in the auto parts industry to “dawn raids” at foreign IT firms, China’s rising level of antimonopoly...
A recently released revised list of foreign ownership restrictions in the Shanghai Free Trade Zone (FTZ) offers reductions that...
USCBC launched a new tool this week to evaluate China’s progress in implementing economic reforms that will impact member...
A new set of State Council measures released earlier this month lays out high-level goals and principles that provide an...
As China strengthens its enforcement of anti-unfair competition and antimonopoly regulations, and local media reports on...
Antimonopoly issues, including M&A reviews and pricing investigations, have garnered considerable attention by US...
Although the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ) administration announced its organizational structure soon after the...
Two key ministries responsible for China’s economic and industrial development have said they would advance policies to promote...
Chinese government agencies have recently taken steps to advance economic reform, from establishing a high-level leading group...
The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) issued new guidelines in December that trim its role in foreign...
In a sign that China’s leaders are increasingly serious about economic reform, the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) and the...
Over the course of the past year more than 21 Chinese government agencies and ministries have released or have said they will...
Ever since China’s leaders launched the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ) on September 29, foreign investors have...
China’s newest economic reform incubator—the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ)—has introduced conceptual changes to...
According to US-China Business Council (USCBC) sources and Chinese media reports, the National Development and Reform...