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Overseas infrastructure expanding


China's investment in overseas infrastructure has expanded during the past five years from connectivity and energy to industrialization, with a notable growth in the buildup of soft infrastructure, a Chinese expert said over the weekend.

The port integration period

China has been steadily promoting port integration over recent years by bringing the country's main ports into the arms of one provincial-level platform as a ...

China’s aviation milestone

When reviewing China’s achievements over the past five years during the opening session of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) ...



2017 IRONMAN 70.3 is about to kick off

The organizing committee of the 2017 IRONMAN 70.3 met in Beijing on October 10. The competition is organized jointly by several organizations including Xiamen Municipal Government, Wanda Group, Xiamen Municipal Bureau of Sports and the World Triathlon Corporation.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/19 19:28:39

Mainland stocks fall as GDP growth cools

Chinese mainland’s stocks fell on Thursday after slightly slower economic growth in the third quarter and as soft property sales caused concern the economy will see further cooling.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2017/10/19 18:28:40

China alerts ‘Minsky Moment’

China will fend off risks from excessive optimism that could lead to a “Minsky Moment”, central bank governor Zhou Xiaochuan said on Thursday, noting that corporate debt levels are relatively high and household debt is rising too quickly.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2017/10/19 18:28:40

National steel output slips from record as smog war bites; further drop seen in Sept

China’s steel output dropped in September from a record high the previous month as mills in the world’s top producer cut production in line with the country’s campaign for clearer skies.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2017/10/19 18:28:39

A bite of Shandong in Beijing

Beijing Marriott Hotel Northeast in Chaoyang district kicked off its Shandong Food Festival on October 9, and the event will run until October 29. The event will present foodies with an elaborately designed menu that features the best of Shandong cuisine.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/19 18:08:39

New services, deals

New aviation services, deals
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/19 17:23:40

China’s aviation milestone

When reviewing China’s achievements over the past five years during the opening session of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Wednesday, Xi Jinping, general secretary of the CPC Central Committee, pointed out that a nationwide innovation-driven strategy has allowed the country to witness a series of scientific and technological breakthroughs.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/19 17:23:39

S. Korea's central bank raises 2017 economic growth outlook to 3 pct

South Korea's central bank on Thursday raised its 2017 growth outlook for the economy by 0.2 percentage points to 3 percent.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/19 11:51:10

China's retail sales up 10.4 pct in Jan-Sept

China's retail sales of consumer goods grew 10.4 percent year on year to 26.32 trillion yuan (3.97 trillion US dollars) in the first nine months of 2017, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/19 11:50:39

China sees a slower GDP growth rate in Q3, but still at 6.8%

China’s GDP rose by 6.8 percent in the third quarter of 2017, slower than the 6.9 percent in the second quarter, data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) showed Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/19 11:28:39

China industrial output expands 6.7 pct in Jan-Sept period

China's value-added industrial output expanded 6.7 percent year on year in the first nine months of this year, faster than the 6-percent increase a year ago, official data showed Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/19 10:32:49

China's GDP expands 6.9 pct in first 3 quarters

China's gross domestic product expanded 6.9 percent year on year in the first three quarters of 2017 to 59.3288 trillion yuan (about 8.9614 trillion US dollars), the National Bureau of Statistics said on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/19 10:32:10

S. Korea freezes policy rate at record low for 16 months

South Korea's central bank on Thursday froze its benchmark interest rate at a record low, refraining from altering the rate for 16 straight months.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/19 9:53:30