Category: US-China Business Council

Ambassador Locke Highlights Advances in US-China Relations

US Ambassador to China Gary Locke spoke about the past, present, and future course of the US-China relationship at an event co-sponsored by the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and the US-China Business Council in Washington, DC, highlighting recent accomplishments,...

/ October 1, 2012

Board Statement to Guide Talks with the US and PRC Governments

The US-China Business Council board came together earlier this year to outline its goals for the evolving US-China commercial relationship. In February, the US-China Business Council (USCBC) released its first ever board of directors statement of priorities outlining its to-do list for...

/ July 1, 2012

USCBC Board Elects Procter & Gamble CEO As Chair, Welcomes Incoming Directors

US-China Business Council (USCBC) members in June welcomed Robert A. McDonald, chairman, president, and CEO of the Procter & Gamble Co., as USCBC chair at a reception in Washington, DC. In addition to McDonald, USCBC President John Frisbie on June...

/ July 1, 2012

The United States and China in a G-Zero World

by Ian Bremmer Editor’s note: In his book, Every Nation for Itself: Winners and Losers in a G-Zero World, Ian Bremmer argues that the world has entered a period of transition. The United States, Japan, and Europe no longer have the desire or...

/ July 1, 2012

Procter & Gamble CEO Takes on New Role as USCBC Board Chair

As a key player in the US-China relationship, P&G’s Robert McDonald hopes closer relations between the two countries will result in economic growth and higher living standards for Chinese citizens. With annual revenues of more than $6 billion in greater...

/ July 1, 2012

USCBC Hosts Luncheon Honoring PRC Vice President Xi Jinping

The US-China Business Council (USCBC) and the National Committee on US-China Relations co-hosted a luncheon on February 15 to honor PRC Vice President Xi Jinping. Vice President Xi addressed nearly 600 corporate and policy leaders and 200 members of the...

/ April 1, 2012

USCBC Gala Features White House Chief of Staff

The US-China Business Council’s (USCBC) 2011 Gala, held on December 7 at the Mandarin Oriental in Washington, DC, featured White House Chief of Staff William Daley as the keynote speaker. Nearly 400 people attended the event, which was co-sponsored by...

/ January 1, 2012

Ten Years of WTO Membership

Gains for China and the US, but More Must Be Doneby John FrisbieThis column is adapted from a speech US-China Business Council (USCBC) President John Frisbie delivered at a panel with PRC Minister of Commerce Chen Deming and Ambassador to...

/ October 1, 2011

Vice Presidents Biden, Xi Attend Roundtable Co-Hosted by USCBC

US and PRC Vice Presidents Joe Biden and Xi Jinping met with senior business leaders from both countries at a roundtable co-hosted by the US-China Business Council (USCBC), the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade, and the American...

/ October 1, 2011

Domestic Innovation and Government Procurement Policies

New developments indicate China is moving to delink its innovation and government procurement policies.by US-China Business Council StaffIndigenous innovation, a policy concept that the PRC government developed to boost the creation and commercialization of home-grown ideas and technology, is an...

/ October 1, 2011