Research Articles

China has made significant changes to intellectual property and technology transfer policies. The deal is expected to resolve...
Several provincial governments appointed banking executives to key political positions, which may indicate a greater focus on...
USCBC’s Board of Directors met with Chinese cabinet-level officials in Beijing this month. Delegates pressed for a negotiated...
Presidents Trump and Xi will meet on the sidelines of the G20 Summit near the end of June, with preparatory talks starting this...
President Xi recently pledged improvements to market access, IP protection, competitive markets, and monetary policy among...
China recently made a series of regulatory changes that took immediate effect and address US technology transfer concerns,...
Processing times in Shanghai have increased to over two months for US business visa applications, according to data provided by...
Late last month, an explosion at a chemical plant in Jiangsu killed 78 people. Structural issues such as incentives of local...
Across meetings, officials committed to finalizing a bilateral agreement, but concerns about a unilateral enforcement mechanism...
Recent developments, such as the incorporation of the State Council Legislative Affairs Office into the Ministry of Justice,...
Trump announced Sunday that he will extend the March 1 deadline to allow more time for negotiations as talks have made “...
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...
Trade talks to date have touched on a wide range of issues, but have not narrowed differences on structural issues like IP...
Most of the changes are consistent with central government reforms of 2018, such as the restructuring of agencies in market...
China will implement an intellectual property court of appeals on January 1. Decisions appealed to IP courts are currently...
Following Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping’s meeting at the G20, China’s government appeared to address key US concerns...
Various efforts are underway to preserve the WTO by reforming it, but none yet have backing from both China and the United...
It is uncertain whether Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping will reach an agreement at their December 1 meeting that can...
China’s SOE reforms aim to strengthen the companies by reducing overcapacity and mitigating high levels of debt Reforms have...
The 13th Five-Year Plan called for the yuan to be fully convertible by 2020. Such a move would increase liquidity and allow...
On a recent visit to Beijing, the US-China Business Council’s (USCBC) Board of Directors urged the Chinese government to...
China is reducing tariffs on 1,585 products beginning November 1 to diversify its imports. The most recent tariff reductions...
On September 7, the 13th National People’s Congress Standing Committee (NPCSC), China’s constitutional authority, released its...
Newly-installed President of the US-China Business Council (USCBC) Craig Allen recently concluded his inaugural trip to China,...
China last week filed two separate requests for consultations with the United States at the World Trade Organization (WTO),...
China’s real estate market has long benefitted investors, with its astronomical growth rate and nonexistent property tax, but...
Multiple legislative items are in the works that could significantly affect foreign companies in China as the National People’s...
The Office of the US Trade Representative (USTR) is approaching a May 21 deadline to update President Donald Trump on its World...
Most Chinese stakeholders are bullish on the resiliency of China’s economy to US trade threats. An emerging Chinese view is...

Pages