Research Articles

The third draft of China’s Standardization Law could create a barrier for foreign companies trying to market or manufacture...
China confirmed a few new foreign investment openings earlier today, but did not add any liberalizations beyond those already...
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...
From the declarations of reform made at the Central Economic Work Conference to the promises of the third plenum, Chinese...
China’s State Council has further decentralized the approval process for foreign, domestic, and outbound investment projects...
China’s economic ascent has turned the Ministry of Commerce’s (MOFCOM’s) Antimonopoly Bureau—China’s merger control authority—...
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 US-China Business Council (USCBC) advanced members’ concerns throughout 2013 by advocating directly with key Chinese...
Rising costs and intensifying domestic competition are combining to squeeze margins for many American companies in China,...
As the economic reform debate continues in China, inter-agency divisions—especially between the National Development and Reform...
China’s revised Trademark Law, passed by the National People’s Congress late last month, is an important step forward for...