Research Articles

USCBC Delegation Meeting with Hubei Vice Governor-Tong Daochi Thirteen US-China Business Council (USCBC) member companies...
Local governments are encouraging the establishment of Chinese Communist Party (CCP) organizations within some multinational...
Chinese commitments to boost transparency of technology and security policies and improve trade secret protection were key at...
For many global companies, having a China base means more than just paving the way for greater access to the China market. Over...
China’s four free trade zones (FTZs)—the initial Shanghai FTZ and subsequent zones in Tianjin, Guangdong, and Fujian—offer...
Last year, China’s 12th National People’s Congress (NPC) laid out a legislative agenda to address some of the most pressing...
Beset by rising local debt—RMB 17.9 trillion ($2.9 trillion) as of June—Chinese policymakers have been struggling to rein in...
With three more districts incorporated into the original Shanghai Free Trade Zone (FTZ) and three more free trade zones...
On the heels of the one-year anniversary of the launch of the Shanghai Free Trade Zone (FTZ), the State Council released a...
On September 25, China’s State Council released a comprehensive plan outlining regional economic cooperation in key areas like...
New amendments to China’s Budget Law now allow local governments to issue debt in domestic bond markets. Debt issuance is a...
China’s sweeping overhaul of its decades-old residency system has the potential to boost consumer spending, increase labor...
On July 25, the Shanghai Municipal People's Congress Standing Committee passed the 2014 China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone...
Building on the efforts of the Shanghai Free Trade Zone (FTZ), China’s national leaders said at the beginning of July that they...
A recently released revised list of foreign ownership restrictions in the Shanghai Free Trade Zone (FTZ) offers reductions that...
As part of a trade promotion event in Shanghai, Hunan’s governor and party secretary met with US-China Business Council (USCBC...
The State Council recently released the official 2014 priorities for a key interagency group on intellectual property rights (...
Starting April 1, seven Chinese cities and provinces raised their monthly minimum wages by an average of 12.5 percent,...
Patent applications and approvals in China reached new highs in 2007, which may indicate an increasing public awareness of...
USTR released its annual Special 301 report on April 30, putting China on the priority watch list for the third year in a row...