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China prioritizes quality growth in new development era

China has sent a clear signal that it will put growth quality and efficiency before pace as it enters a new development era.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/29 8:49:43

Pay equality to add 200 bln USD to British economy, says Downing Street

British Prime Minister Theresa May intervened Saturday in Britain's workplace equality debate after new figures revealed the gender pay gap has widened this year.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/29 8:42:47

Freight train links China with France

A freight train loaded with Chinese goods left Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei Province, Saturday, bound for Dourges in France.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/28 19:21:04

US sets preliminary dumping margins on aluminum foil from China

The US Commerce Department on Friday set preliminary dumping margins on imports of aluminum foil from China, which has urged Washington to abide by World Trade Organization (WTO) rules in its related investigation.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/28 11:06:10

China approves IPO applications from 9 companies

China's securities regulator has approved IPO applications from nine companies, which will raise no more than 9.5 billion yuan (around 1.43 billion US dollars) in the A-share market.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/28 11:01:48

China's tax revenue higher in first nine months

China's tax revenue rose 10.6 percent to 9.92 trillion yuan (1.5 trillion US dollars) in the first three quarters of this year, official data showed Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/27 14:02:24

China's central bank conducts first 63-day reverse repos

China's central bank for the first time used 63-day reverse repos to boost market liquidity before the end of the year, according to a statement released Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/27 13:29:45

China's industrial profits up 22.8 pct in first nine months

China's major industrial firms posted faster profit growth in the first three quarters of this year, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/27 13:27:51

Construction to start in Xiongan

Construction of temporary office buildings in Xiongan New Area, North China's Hebei Province, is set to start as preliminary preparation work has come to an end, media reports said.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/26 22:38:39

China resolute in carrying out UN sanctions

China has been comprehensively and strictly carrying out the UN sanctions against North Korea to fulfill China's international obligations, Gao Feng, spokesman for the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM), said at a regular press conference on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/26 22:33:40

Benefits likely from Trump visit

US President Donald Trump's upcoming visit to China in November is expected to "deepen bilateral trade and economic ties and help the two countries to reach more of a consensus in economic cooperation," a Chinese trade official said on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/26 22:31:14

First Wuhan-Europe cargo train exports Chinese food products to Germany

A cargo train loaded with Chinese liquor left the central China city of Wuhan bound for Duisburg, Germany on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/26 21:26:37

China working on building free trade ports

The Ministry of Commerce is working on the building of free trade ports in China's free trade zones (FTZs), a spokesman said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/26 18:14:52

British economic growth improves but struggles to get out of slow lane

British economic growth moved up a notch in the third quarter, rising to 0.4 percent quarter-on-quarter growth from the 0.3 percent seen in the second quarter, according to the official preliminary estimate.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/26 9:16:17

China leads Asia-Pacific peers in digital payment

China is leading its Asia-Pacific peers in digital payment, according to a report from US-based electronic payment platform PayPal.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/25 22:52:12

Green industry to get boost

China aims to boost the output of its environmental protection equipment manufacturing industry to 1 trillion yuan ($151 billion) by 2020, according to the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT).
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2017/10/25 21:28:39

China set to steer clear of significant slowdown in new era

The Chinese economy will be able to steer clear of rapid declines in GDP growth during the new development era, a prominent economist has said, while ruling out the possibility of an immediate rebound.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/25 21:28:39

Asia looking after itself: report

Increasing regional integration and cooperation in trade and investment in the Asia-Pacific region has helped the region improve its economic resilience to uncertainty in the global economic and trade policy environment, said a report released on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/25 21:23:39