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CBIRC’s 12 measures, a tweet complicates trade talks, and the State Export Report

This week we talk with our Beijing head and VP of China Operations, Jake Parker. First up, China’s banking and insurance regulator has 12 new measures on opening up the country’s financial sector. Next, the President has been tweeting, throwing...

/ May 6, 2019

Business environment in China, potential presidential meeting, NPC amendments, and the Belt and Road Forum

This week we sit down with USCBC’s Shanghai chief Owen Haacke to talk about a range of issues. First up, some details on the business environment and USCBC’s engagement with provincial governments. Next up is the potential of a Trump-Xi...

/ April 29, 2019

First quarter GDP, enforcement mechanisms, and Foreign Investment Law followup

This week, we have a chat with Jake Parker, head of the Beijing office of USCBC. First on the docket is China’s Q1 economic data; why did growth slightly beat expectations? Next up is enforcement; in a final trade deal...

/ April 22, 2019

Podcast: USCBC meets with Zhejiang Governor, environmental enforcement, and the China Development Forum

This week, we catch up with Owen Haacke, our Chief Representative in Shanghai. The US-China Business Council led a delegation of its member companies to meet with the Governor of Zhejiang Province, Yuan Jiajun. Environmental enforcement has also been a...

/ April 19, 2019