Monday, August 10, 2015
Consumer inflation in mainland China rose to 1.6 percent in July, the government said Sunday, as downward pressure on prices eased further in the world's second-largest economy.
The once irresistible allure of the Chinese market to foreign multinationals is losing some of its luster as slowing growth in the world's second-largest economy hits their sales.
Sunday, August 9, 2015
Mainland China's foreign trade performance worsened in July with both exports and imports falling on an annual basis, customs said on Saturday, spelling more worry for the world's second largest economy.
Friday, August 7, 2015
U.S. investment bank Goldman Sachs has estimated the mainland Chinese government has spent up to 900 billion yuan (US$147 billion) in the last two months to try to prop up stock prices and halt a market rout.
Thursday, August 6, 2015
China is aiming to issue 1.0 trillion yuan (US$164 billion) worth of bonds to fund construction projects to help boost the slowing economy, Bloomberg News reported, quoting unnamed sources.
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
A key gauge of Chinese manufacturing activity plunged to a two-year low in July, an independent survey showed Monday, the latest data suggesting the world's second-largest economy faces downward pressure in the third quarter.
Sunday, August 2, 2015
Mainland Chinese manufacturing activity slowed further in July, official data showed Saturday, an early sign of weakness for the world's second-largest economy in the second half of this year.
Thursday, July 30, 2015
General Motors Co.'s US$5 billion initiative to create cars for China and other emerging markets comes just as automakers face a collapse in the booming Chinese demand they were counting on to power their growth.
A Beijing court has dismissed a trademark case brought by U.S. basketball superstar Michael Jordan against a company using a similar name and logo to his Nike-produced brand, a report said.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Chinese shares sank Tuesday, a day after Shanghai's steepest one-day slide in eight years, defying renewed government vows of support that analysts warned were not enough to soothe nervous investors.