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The 13th Five-Year Plan called for the yuan to be fully convertible by 2020. Such a move would increase liquidity and allow...
On September 4, Chinese authorities banned initial coin offerings (ICOs) as an illegal form of public financing. The People’s...
Chinese leaders reinforced commitments to globalization and opposition to protectionism during a set of two major forums...
China’s annual legislative congress concluded Wednesday with a pointed warning from China’s premier: the stakes of a trade war...
At Forecast 2016, Daniel F. Rosen, founding partner of the Rhodium Group, provided perspectives about China’s economic forecast...
In a largely symbolic decision, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) last week announced it will add the yuan to its Special...
With the launch of the China International Payment System (CIPS) earlier this month, China took its latest leap towards making...
The United States and China are gearing up for the upcoming Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade (JCCT) meetings in Guangzhou...
For millennia the Silk Road served as an important network of trade and culture between East and West, facilitating the...
Key House and Senate committees involved in the US trade agenda are taking shape for the 114th Congress and will play an...
In the face of slowing growth and what policymakers are calling a “new normal” for China’s economy, central planners have...
The opening of China’s long-awaited Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect, a trading link that would allow more foreign investment...
The Obama administration yesterday formally nominated Senator Max Baucus, D-MT, to be the next US Ambassador to the People’s...
In recent weeks, China has taken several concrete steps toward interest rate liberalization, which could lead to an increased...
Foreign companies may benefit from renewed efforts to streamline administrative procedures by the State Administration of...
Troubled by China's excessively fast accumulation of foreign exchange (forex) reserves, PRC officials earlier this month...
CURRENCY The US Congress' two-week recess from March 17-28 is providing a respite from possible legislative action on matters...
As 2008 gets under way, several year-end 2007 numbers will emerge and trigger more vociferous calls to "deal with China." First...
China launched the state-owned investment company, China Investment Corp. Ltd. (CIC), on September 29, to strategically invest...
China's expanding global trade surplus and resulting foreign currency inflows are putting pressure on the PRC government to...
The leaders of the US Senate Finance Committee, along with two senators who have made China's currency their rallying point on...
The US Senate Committee on Finance held hearings on China trade issues Tuesday and Wednesday. The first hearing involved...