Research Articles

Several provincial governments appointed banking executives to key political positions, which may indicate a greater focus on...
The massive restructuring of State Council ministries and departments will bring significant changes to China’s environmental...
Following its November 8 inaugural meeting, China’s newly-established Financial Stability and Development Committee (FSDC)...
While media attention focused on the most senior political leadership changes at the conclusion of China’s Communist Party...
Mandatory across the board production capacity cuts that went into effect November 15 are causing companies to cut production...
The State Council’s recently released interim measures for fair competition review appear to be a positive step toward...
Chinese regulations on tendering and bidding practices published by the Ministry of Finance (MOF) in July are a promising sign...
On January 13, China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) released a circular notice completely removing...
The elimination of joint venture restrictions and removal of “prohibited” and “restricted” labels for foreign investment in key...
Chinese leaders pledged to continue structural reforms and regional economic development in light of slowing GDP growth at last...
The State Council has released China’s official 2015 holiday schedule, which includes weeklong holidays for both Spring...
In November, Chinese and US negotiators surprised the global business community by announcing an end to a standoff over high-...
After years of debate, China is set to implement a new resource tax on coal  starting December 1. The new tax will be based on...