Friday, July 11, 2014
China's monthly trade surplus jumped 16.4 percent in June to US$31.6 billion, official data showed Thursday, as exports and imports both rose in the latest sign of recovering strength in the world's second-largest economy.
China will exempt electric cars and other types of “new energy” vehicles from purchase tax, the government said, as it seeks to reduce pollution and conserve resources.
Monday, July 7, 2014
Switzerland has one-upped its European Union neighbors with a free trade deal with China that its politicians and business sector say is crucial to boosting ties with the world's second-largest economy.
Saturday, July 5, 2014
World Trade Organization member states on Thursday urged China to make its trade policies more transparent amid a “striking” lack of clarity on its rules.
China designated a clearing bank in Seoul for yuan transactions in South Korea on Friday, coinciding with a visit by President Xi Jinping, as Beijing promotes greater use of its currency overseas.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Chinese manufacturing activity expanded at its fastest pace this year in June, an official survey showed Tuesday, in a sign that Beijing's attempts to tackle slowing growth in the world's number two economy are gaining traction.
Tuesday, July 1, 2014
China's central bank said it has signed agreements for yuan clearing arrangements with France and Luxembourg, with the aim of promoting greater use of its currency overseas.
Housing prices in major Chinese cities fell for a second consecutive month in June, an independent survey showed Monday, providing more evidence of a deflating property bubble.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
China's manufacturing activity expanded in June for the first time this year as the effects of Beijing's mini-stimulus on the world's second-largest economy gradually kick in, HSBC said Monday.
Friday, June 20, 2014
Four out of 18 Taiwanese machine tool manufacturers attending a five-day trade show in Beijing that opened Wednesday are showcasing new products to expand their market presence there, according to the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA).