Research Articles

The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) may face mild competition from US and EU alternatives. While some have characterized BRI...
Foreign holdings of bonds have increased in response to changes China has made to  improve the standards of its bond credit...
Jacob Parker, US-China Business Council (USCBC) vice president for China operations, last week led a delegation of member...
US companies are looking at potential opportunities in China’s island province of Hainan—a historically tourism-driven economy...
Recent reforms to the operations of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) removed some of the...
China recently issued two revised lists of restricted sectors for foreign investment: one applying nationwide, and a second...
China’s economic policymakers today released a revised list of restricted sectors for foreign investment, which incorporates...
President Donald Trump has decided against using much-anticipated new measures to restrict Chinese access to US technology and...
The third draft of China’s Standardization Law could create a barrier for foreign companies trying to market or manufacture...
After increasing scrutiny of China's largest overseas asset buyers in June, the Chinese government in August took further steps...
Zhejiang Province Party Secretary Che Jun and a large delegation of Zhejiang officials and business representatives met with US...
Disappointing bilateral negotiations between the United States and China have added few new successes to lackluster investment...
USCBC’s comparative chart of China’s new and past foreign investment catalogues demonstrates that the new Catalogue Guiding...
China confirmed a few new foreign investment openings earlier today, but did not add any liberalizations beyond those already...
  Chinese Investment in the US:  2017 Mid-Year Analysis Based on data from the first half of the year, 2017 appears to be on...
USCBC Delegation Meeting with Hubei Vice Governor-Tong Daochi Thirteen US-China Business Council (USCBC) member companies...
Some new investment openings appear to be on the horizon in China, according to US-China Business Council (USCBC) sources, but...
On April 8, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), in consultation with the Ministry of Commerce, released the...
China is determined to arrive at a high-standard Bilateral Investment Treaty (BIT) that will benefit US industry as soon as...
China has announced further details about plans to gradually decrease government control over investment decisions. The...
Despite new obstacles, growth in China remains robust, and US companies are dedicated to the China market—that was a clear...
The United States and China are gearing up for the upcoming Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade (JCCT) meetings in Guangzhou...
China’s four free trade zones (FTZs)—the initial Shanghai FTZ and subsequent zones in Tianjin, Guangdong, and Fujian—offer...
This year has been a challenging one for China’s economy. In recent months, the world’s second-largest economy has been marked...
China’s Draft Foreign Investment Law, which will restructure the foreign investment legal regime, leaves significant room for...
New openings for foreign investment and preferential taxes for goods sold through pilot e-commerce channels have raised...
Last year, China’s 12th National People’s Congress (NPC) laid out a legislative agenda to address some of the most pressing...
China’s State Council has called for an important adjustment of the approval process for foreign and domestic investment...
The US-China Business Council’s (USCBC) latest assessment of China’s economic reform efforts shows some acceleration in reform...

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