Research Articles

China is aggressively phasing out fossil fuels and encouraging the development of new energy vehicles in its auto sector to...
The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) may face mild competition from US and EU alternatives. While some have characterized BRI...
China’s economic policymakers today released a revised list of restricted sectors for foreign investment, which incorporates...
As China pushes for technological advances and autonomous vehicles (AVs), new government regulations released in April could...
As a temporary suspension expires this month, US companies’ concerns about China’s height limits on trucks came to the...
China has set ambitious goals for the development and use of autonomous vehicles (AVs), but related policies could limit...
The PRC National People’s Congress concluded this month with the release of China’s 13th Five-Year Plan (FYP) on National...
For millennia the Silk Road served as an important network of trade and culture between East and West, facilitating the...
As Chinese and American business travelers know well, securing visas for short- or long-term stays can be a time-consuming...
Chinese President Xi Jinping announced in mid-June that officials in his administration will push forward an “energy revolution...
Antimonopoly issues, including M&A reviews and pricing investigations, have garnered considerable attention by US...
Senior Chinese officials continued to emphasize the importance of market-oriented economic reforms at China’s recent meeting of...
US exports to China experienced a surge at the end of 2013, capping off a year of steady bilateral trade growth and continuing...
US and Chinese senior government officials announced movement on key business issues during this year’s plenary session of the...
Accelerating the adoption of vehicle emission standards and promoting natural gas development were among key commitments agreed...
China’s National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) has renewed its pledge to step up antimonopoly and price-fixing...
Chinese officials have come under increasing public pressure to reduce air pollution since January, when 19 days of “hazardous...
In the run-up to the Beijing Olympic Games in August, local PRC government agencies have released more regulations that...
The US Department of Transportation (DOT) last week approved two nonstop flights to China that will start daily operation next...
The World Trade Organization (WTO) ruled last week that China's use of tariff policies to restrict imports of foreign auto...
The groundbreaking for the construction of the new Beijing-Shanghai high-speed railway on January 18 kicked off an...
Food-service chains China's food-service chain stores, which also include cafés and tea houses, generated total revenue of RMB...
The PRC Ministry of Railways (MOR) in mid-April implemented the Sixth National Acceleration of Train Services, raising maximum...
US Department of Transportation (DOT) Secretary Mary E. Peters recently visited Shanghai and Beijing to advocate for the...
USCBC hosted an aviation forum in Beijing on January 29 to discuss reforms of, and improved market access to, China's aviation...