Research Articles

The 13th National People’s Congress (NPC) kicks-off in Beijing on March 5. Convening just after trade negotiations were...
In meetings over the past week, the US-China Business Council (USCBC) met in Beijing and Shanghai with senior representatives...
Foreign investment restrictions in financial services are set to be relaxed and ultimately eliminated, according to statements...
Last year, China’s 12th National People’s Congress (NPC) laid out a legislative agenda to address some of the most pressing...
The US-China Business Council’s (USCBC) latest assessment of China’s economic reform efforts shows some acceleration in reform...
On the heels of the one-year anniversary of the launch of the Shanghai Free Trade Zone (FTZ), the State Council released a...
China’s Vice Premier Wang Yang recently sent a message of reassurance to a select audience of executives from nearly 20...
A recently released revised list of foreign ownership restrictions in the Shanghai Free Trade Zone (FTZ) offers reductions that...
China’s economic reforms have yet to tangibly impact US-China Business Council (USCBC) member company operations and are...
Amid a slowdown in China’s economy and tension between the United States and China on a variety of issues, US and Chinese...
China’s announcement at the 2013 Strategic & Economic Dialogue that it would use the US approach to bilateral investment...
As the US government prepares for upcoming negotiations at the Strategic and Economic Dialogue (S&ED) in early July,...
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...
The US-China Business Council (USCBC) will recommend solutions to foreign investment, intellectual property, and administrative...
Although the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ) administration announced its organizational structure soon after the...
Chinese government agencies have recently taken steps to advance economic reform, from establishing a high-level leading group...
In a sign that China’s leaders are increasingly serious about economic reform, the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) and the...
The US-China Business Council (USCBC) advanced members’ concerns throughout 2013 by advocating directly with key Chinese...
China’s new leadership has proposed a series of sweeping policy reforms in a document released late last week after the third...
As the economic reform debate continues in China, inter-agency divisions—especially between the National Development and Reform...
While China’s entry into the World Trade Organization in 2001 opened many sectors to foreign investment, significant ownership...