Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Chinese manufacturing activity contracted in March to its lowest level in eight months, data showed Monday, prompting calls for policymakers to tackle a painful slowdown of growth in the world's number two economy.
Saturday, March 22, 2014
Beijing will end an anti-dumping inquiry into wine imports from the European Union, China's commerce ministry said Friday, after what it said was a deal between producers.
Thursday, March 20, 2014
In another sign of growing economic ties, China on Wednesday allowed its currency to be directly traded with New Zealand's.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
China's commerce ministry spokesman said on Tuesday that people should not hype the recent downward movement in the value of the Renminbi, or the yuan, against the U.S. dollar.
Foreign direct investment (FDI) into China increased 10.4 percent year on year in the first two months of 2014, the government said Tuesday, while the country's outbound investment slumped.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
China's yuan weakened against the dollar on Monday after the central bank doubled the trading band for the currency, which the United States has long insisted is undervalued.
Monday, March 17, 2014
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group said Sunday that it will go public on a U.S. stock exchange in a move analysts say might raise up to US$15 billion in the year's biggest initial public offering.
Sunday, March 16, 2014
Weibo Corp., the Chinese microblogging service often compared with Twitter, filed Friday for a U.S. stock offering seeking to raise US$500 million.
China announced on Saturday a modest easing of exchange rate controls that have been criticized by Washington and other trading partners, adding to a flurry of reform initiatives aimed at making its slowing economy more efficient.
Friday, March 14, 2014
China's industrial production rose at its slowest pace in five years and other key indicators showed surprising weakness, data showed Thursday, raising alarm bells over the world's second-largest economy as Premier Li Keqiang outlined “serious challenges” ahead.