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Sep 08, 2014, 07:15 ET
Vice Premier Wang Yang met with AmCham South China President Harley Seyedin at 18th CIFIT Opening Ceremony (PRNewsFoto/AmCham South China)

Largest-Ever USA Pavilion Sets Records at CIFIT

Mr. Harley Seyedin, president of The American Chamber of Commerce in South China (AmCham South China), this morning joined representatives from...

Sep 08, 2014, 03:25 ET
AmCham South China 18th CIFIT Press Conference (PRNewsFoto/AmCham South China)

Amcham South China Leads 400+ Executives to Xiamen in Search of Investments

The award-winning American Chamber of Commerce in South China (AmCham South China) delegation to the China International Fair for Investment and...

Jun 26, 2014, 22:21 ET

AmCham China Welcomes US Ambassador Max Baucus

New US Ambassador to China Max Baucus highlighted the importance of the economic and commercial relationship between the US and China at a welcome...

May 28, 2014, 04:00 ET
VIP guests at the ceremony (PRNewsFoto/AmCham South China)

AmCham South China Xiamen Service Center Open Today!

The American Chamber of Commerce in South China today formally opened its newest service center in Xiamen. The ceremony was witnessed by officials...

Feb 25, 2014, 22:58 ET

American Companies Confident in China's Path to Reform

 The American Chamber of Commerce in South China (AmCham South China) today released its 2014 Special Report on the State of Business in South...

Dec 06, 2013, 01:05 ET

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden Shares His Views with AmCham South China Members

December 5, 2013, United States Vice President Joe Biden, joined a breakfast gathering of American business leaders from AmCham South China, the...

Oct 30, 2013, 06:52 ET

AmCham South China to Host the Annual Meeting of Presidents of American Chambers of Commerce from 22 Countries and Regions from Asia Pacific in Guangzhou

The American Chamber of Commerce in South China (AmCham South China) announced today that it will host the 2013 Annual meeting of the presidents...

Sep 08, 2013, 22:30 ET
The Opening Ceremony and Ribbon Cutting of AmCham South China USA Pavillion.  (PRNewsFoto/AmCham South China)

Largest-Ever USA Pavilion Sets Records at CIFIT

 Mr. Harley Seyedin, president of The American Chamber of Commerce in South China (AmCham South China), this morning joined Mr. Yuan...

Sep 07, 2013, 04:21 ET
The 17th AmCham South China CIFIT Delegation Press Conference.  (PRNewsFoto/AmCham South China)

Record-Breaking AmCham South China Delegation Returns for More Unprecedented Success at CIFIT

 The award-winning American Chamber of Commerce in South China (AmCham South China) delegation to the China International Fair for Investment...

May 17, 2013, 02:34 ET

Mark Duval Named Next President of AmCham China

Mark Duval will be the president of the American Chamber of Commerce in China, effective July 1. He replaces Christian Murck, who will retire....

Apr 23, 2013, 22:00 ET

AmCham China Supports Continued Efforts to Transform Chinese Economy, Deepen Economic Reforms

As the Chinese market matures, foreign companies in China can fill a vital role in supporting the development of domestic consumption, services and...

Apr 15, 2013, 22:49 ET

AmCham South China Hosts Legendary California Governor Jerry Brown in Guangzhou

The American Chamber of Commerce in South China (AmCham South China) this morning hosted a breakfast reception for California Governor Jerry...

Apr 02, 2013, 03:52 ET

U.S. Gov't Awards Harley Seyedin, President of the American Chamber of Commerce in South China, the Peace Through Commerce Medal

U.S. Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade Francisco Sanchez today arrived in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou to present...

Mar 29, 2013, 00:38 ET

US Companies Upbeat on Near Term, But Concerned On Reform Outlook in China, According to Annual Business Climate Survey

As the China market enters a new era marked by more moderate economic growth and rising labor costs, US companies remain upbeat on the near-term...

Feb 26, 2013, 07:26 ET

American Companies Confident In China's Path to Reform AmCham Members' Investment Budgets Grow 40%, Reach $16.5 bn

 The American Chamber of Commerce in South China (AmCham South China) today released its 2013 Special Report on the State of Business in South...

Nov 13, 2012, 09:21 ET

AmCham China Members Elect 2013 Board of Governors

Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the People's Republic of China (AmCham China) elected its 2013 Board of Governors at its Annual...

Sep 23, 2012, 21:26 ET

AmCham China Welcomes Moves to Improve Market Access in Important Service Sectors

AmCham China has recently observed an encouraging trend, as China has taken steps to improve market access in several important service industries....

Apr 24, 2012, 23:10 ET

AmCham 2012 Recommendations Focus on Improving Economic Restructuring

Amid rising costs and moderating economic growth, there is increasing urgency for China to enact market reforms in order to transition to a...

Mar 26, 2012, 01:30 ET

Latest Business Climate Survey Highlights Concerns Over Rising Costs, Regulatory Hurdles

After several years of strong financial performance, US companies in China have begun to temper their outlook amid slower economic growth and...

Mar 07, 2012, 07:36 ET

Dow Chemical, Intel, KPMG and Atlas Copco Recognized at Seventh Annual AmCham Shanghai CSR Awards Ceremony

The American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai (AmCham Shanghai) announced the winners of the 2012 CSR Awards today at the Seventh Annual Corporate...