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In 2014, China’s agencies in charge of human resources (HR) are focused on implementing reform to social insurance and income...
Starting April 1, seven Chinese cities and provinces raised their monthly minimum wages by an average of 12.5 percent,...
China’s long-awaited urbanization plan indicates that the country’s leaders will focus on increasing access to social services...
As the United States and China restart negotiations on a bilateral investment treaty (BIT), the US-China Business Council (...
We are starting to hear a lot about a bilateral investment treaty (BIT) with China. Here’s hoping we hear a lot more. The...
Reforms to China’s financial sectors may be advancing in a key area—interest rate liberalization. Depending on its...
US-China Business Council (USCBC) President John Frisbie highlighted the need for China to reduce foreign ownership...
In 2014, China’s agencies in charge of approving and regulating foreign investment are focused on facilitating a more open...
Senior Chinese officials continued to emphasize the importance of market-oriented economic reforms at China’s recent meeting of...
The US-China Business Council (USCBC) will recommend solutions to foreign investment, intellectual property, and administrative...
China continues to significantly lag in its commitments to promote and implement regulatory transparency measures, according to...
US companies across nearly every industry and sector face licensing and approvals challenges in China. To help address these...
The US-China Business Council (USCBC) has called on US government agencies to address China’s High- and New-Technology...
China’s State Administration for Industry and Commerce (SAIC) revised a series of company registration regulations that remove...
In its recently completed recommendations for the Shanghai Free Trade Zone (FTZ), the US-China Business Council (USCBC) urged...
Bilateral engagement between the United States and China has begun to ramp up, with the US-China Business Council (USCBC)...
The US-China Business Council (USCBC) on February 7 highlighted the need for fair treatment and stronger enforcement of foreign...
The US-China Business Council (USCBC) recently finalized recommendations for improving China’s administrative licensing regime...
Although the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ) administration announced its organizational structure soon after the...
A slowing economy in China, mixed economic indicators, and continued questions about the scope and pace of possible economic...
Two key ministries responsible for China’s economic and industrial development have said they would advance policies to promote...
China’s financial regulators in recent months have given the private sector a greater role in banking, licensing new private...
Following the first session of the 12th National People’s Congress in March 2013, Premier Li Keqiang announced that reforming...
Chinese government agencies have recently taken steps to advance economic reform, from establishing a high-level leading group...
Dr. Daniel B. Wright, president and CEO of GreenPoint Group: Wright was previously the US Treasury Department's managing...
Ms. Susan Lawrence, specialist in Asian Affairs, Congressional Research Service: Lawrence has extensive experience in China,...
Julie Walton, USCBC's chief representative in Shanghai, provides insight on the opportunities and challenges facing American...
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...
Companies investing in any market must deal with administrative licensing—or getting official government approval—for...

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