Research Articles

There are no legal repercussions for a genocide designation under US law, though it intensifies reputational risk and could...
The EU-China investment deal introduces modest market access improvements for cloud computing. Several other commitments,...
China’s latest national-level law enforcement campaign has led to ramped-up policing and changes in law enforcement strategy...
Little progress has been made in the last month to improve processing times in Shanghai for US business visa applications....
Despite its widespread use in China, multinational companies struggle to integrate the popular Chinese messaging service WeChat...
As the first round of tariffs on US and Chinese goods came into effect last week, and with additional rounds due in the coming...
Eighty-nine percent of US-China Business Council (USCBC) member companies view rising costs as a top concern in the China...
Despite indications that US companies expect growth in revenue and profitability next year in China, concern about possible...
In a renewed push by China after the 19th Party Congress, officials are calling on foreign companies to support the creation of...
The role of government affairs (GA) professionals in China differs from their US-based colleagues in multinational companies,...
New policies simplifying the visa process to attract foreign talent offer international companies operating in China some new...
In an increasingly competitive labor market, equity awards, higher salaries, and upward mobility can help foreign companies...
On Friday, China’s State Council released a revised list of investment restrictions that may allow companies in a number of...
Local governments are encouraging the establishment of Chinese Communist Party (CCP) organizations within some multinational...
The Chinese healthcare sector, which accounted for 6 percent of the country’s GDP in 2016, is expected to capture a 10 percent...
The 2012 launch of China’s anticorruption campaign has renewed US companies’ attention to anti-bribery, competition, and...
Costs of complying with China’s environmental protection laws are rising as companies operating there face higher compliance...
A new government system that evaluates and tracks “untrustworthy” individuals and companies could limit eligibility for...
The State Council this week established a fair competition review mechanism that could mark a significant step forward, if its...
At the US-China Business Council’s (USCBC) June 15 China Operation Conference in Beijing, government officials and leading...
As the Group of 20 (G20) Summit—the annual, large-scale global government conference—heads for Hangzhou, China in September,...
The US-China Business Council (USCBC)’s revised recommendations on improving China’s licensing system call for foreign-invested...
Despite new obstacles, growth in China remains robust, and US companies are dedicated to the China market—that was a clear...
Julian Ha, partner and practice leader of Global Government Affairs and Trade Association Practices for Heidrick &...
China’s critical pollution issues and their effects on the population and business continue to make global headlines. But is...