Research Articles

Despite the March 2018 government restructuring, many reforms continue to be carried out. China’s annual work plan for 2019 is...
The 13th National People’s Congress (NPC) kicks-off in Beijing on March 5. Convening just after trade negotiations were...
China will implement an intellectual property court of appeals on January 1. Decisions appealed to IP courts are currently...
USCBC’s 2018 Member Survey found that China’s intellectual property rights (IPR) protection environment remains generally...
The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) may face mild competition from US and EU alternatives. While some have characterized BRI...
On September 7, the 13th National People’s Congress Standing Committee (NPCSC), China’s constitutional authority, released its...
As the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) spreads, having accounted for $250 billion in construction in about five years, it is...
President Donald Trump has decided against using much-anticipated new measures to restrict Chinese access to US technology and...
This issue marks the first of a regular series of US-China Business Council (USCBC) reports analyzing key discussions and...
New openings for foreign investment and preferential taxes for goods sold through pilot e-commerce channels have raised...
The United States and China wrapped up three days of commercial negotiations in Chicago yesterday, making  progress on...
US President Barack Obama concluded a constructive three-day visit to China earlier today with announcements of new bilateral...
As US and Chinese government officials prepare for a busy season of bilateral engagement—including the November meetings of the...
Chinese President Xi Jinping announced in mid-June that officials in his administration will push forward an “energy revolution...
Amid a slowdown in China’s economy and tension between the United States and China on a variety of issues, US and Chinese...
After several years of implementing policies to promote China’s strategic emerging industries (SEI), local and central...
As the US government prepares for upcoming negotiations at the Strategic and Economic Dialogue (S&ED) in early July,...
Antimonopoly issues, including M&A reviews and pricing investigations, have garnered considerable attention by US...
China’s long-awaited urbanization plan indicates that the country’s leaders will focus on increasing access to social services...
Senior Chinese officials continued to emphasize the importance of market-oriented economic reforms at China’s recent meeting of...
The US-China Business Council (USCBC) will recommend solutions to foreign investment, intellectual property, and administrative...
Bilateral engagement between the United States and China has begun to ramp up, with the US-China Business Council (USCBC)...
The Obama administration yesterday formally nominated Senator Max Baucus, D-MT, to be the next US Ambassador to the People’s...
US and Chinese senior government officials announced movement on key business issues during this year’s plenary session of the...
During his trip to Asia earlier this month, Vice President Joseph Biden held a full day of meetings in China, marked by...
Over the course of the past year more than 21 Chinese government agencies and ministries have released or have said they will...
International industry representatives have expressed concern about fair treatment in China’s information technology (IT)...
Over the last several weeks, the United States and China through the Innovation Dialogue have engaged on a number of USCBC...
The PRC Ministry of Finance (MOF) recently issued clarifications to China's current government procurement regime. MOF's...
Following the release of plans to address energy development and climate change, the State Council recently issued a related...