Thursday, February 4, 2016
China's top economic planner on Wednesday predicted that the world's second-biggest economy will grow between 6.5 and 7 percent this year.
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Mainland Chinese manufacturing ebbed in January to its lowest in more than three years, a possible sign of further weakness in the world's No. 2 economy after posting its slowest annual growth in a quarter century.
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Thursday, January 21, 2016
Mainland China's central bank has pledged more than 600 billion yuan (US$91 billion) in funding support for banks to provide sufficient liquidity around the traditional Chinese New Year, when demand for cash surges.
Chinese overseas direct investment (ODI) rose to nearly US$120 billion last year, official data showed Wednesday, as the world's second-largest economy sought to acquire foreign technologies, expand markets and diversify energy supply.
Chinese state energy giant CNOOC has cut its targeted output for 2016, the first such move in over a decade, as fears grow over the health of the Chinese economy and plunging oil prices.
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
As international markets watch anxiously, mainland China is due to release a flood of data Tuesday that are likely to show economic growth slowed in the latest quarter but still is among the world's strong.
Monday, January 18, 2016
China recorded its lowest growth in a quarter of a century in 2015, an AFP survey has forecast, projecting a further slowdown in the world's second-largest economy this year.
Saturday, January 16, 2016
Mainland China's bank lending declined sharply in December from November, the central bank said on Friday, despite moves to keep the world's second largest economy from slowing further with looser monetary policy.
Friday, January 15, 2016
Mainland China's top diplomat warned Thursday that a new global financial crisis was possible as markets suffer a painful rout at the start of the year, partly over fears of turmoil in the world's second largest economy.