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NDRC measures make bankruptcy easier for failing companies in China

China's top economic planning agency on Tuesday announced measures aimed at creating a more convenient and cheaper path for what it called “inefficient” market entities and individuals to file for ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/16 18:13:40

China enhances auditing to evaluate officials' performance in fulfilling economic responsibilities

China has issued a revised regulation on auditing economic responsibilities of government and Communist Party officials and managers of state-owned enterprises.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/16 10:24:41

National political advisors upbeat on China economic growth

China's economy is generally developing healthily, the country's national political advisors said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/16 10:17:39

China's housing prices stabilize with slower growth rates in June: NBS

Property prices in China held stable in June with slower growth rates amid an ongoing crackdown on speculation in the real estate market, figures released by the National Bureau of ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/15 20:29:07

China makes headway in ultra-thin flexible chips, will help reshape future semiconductors

The Global Research Center for Flexible Electronics & Intelligent Technology, a research institute based in East China's Zhejiang Province, has released two types of flexible chips that are thinner than ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/15 20:03:40

China's decelerating GDP growth in Q2 raises hopes of monetary policy easing

Statistics released on Monday showed that China's economy posted its lowest quarterly growth in nearly three decades, stoking expectations of monetary policy easing in the near future.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/15 19:28:40

Filmmakers, tech firms embrace CPC leadership to better resonate with society

Building-up of the Communist Party of China (CPC) has gradually taken a firm foothold in China's economic development over recent years, not only in the state-owned sector but also in ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/15 19:03:39

China's output of over 100 light industry products ranks first worldwide

China's output of over 100 light industry products including bicycles, batteries and furniture ranks first in the world, according to a report from the National Bureau of Statistics.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/15 12:30:48

China's industrial output expands 6 pct in H1

China's value-added industrial output, an important economic indicator, expanded 6 percent year on year in the first half, official data showed Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/15 11:11:19

China's property investment up 10.9 pct in H1

China's real estate investment increased 10.9 percent year on year in the first half of this year, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/15 10:44:12

China's retail sales up 8.4 pct in H1

China's retail sales of consumer goods rose 8.4 percent year on year in the first half of 2019 to 19.52 trillion yuan (2.85 trillion US dollars), the National Bureau of ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/15 10:39:19

China's home prices remain stable in June

Home prices in 70 major Chinese cities continued to stabilize with slower month-on-month price increases in June, official data showed Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/15 10:34:54

China's GDP grows 6.3 pct in H1

China's GDP expanded 6.3 percent year on year in the first half of 2019 to about 45.09 trillion yuan (about 6.56 trillion US dollars), data from the National Bureau of ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/15 10:19:32

Galileo system's woes may provide opening for China's BeiDou

The breakdown of the Galileo navigation satellite system over the weekend has triggered users' concern about the service, and it could bring opportunities to China's navigation satellites to serve European ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/14 21:28:41

Japan-SK feud disrupts supply chain, sounding alarm for Chinese firms

An escalating technology battle between South Korea and Japan will cause disruptions of components needed by technology companies, but the episode could mean opportunities for Chinese technology companies to move ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/14 21:28:40

Office demands cooling in Chinese big cities, as deleveraging, shift to e-commerce hit need for space

Office vacancy rates in Tier-1 cities rose in the second quarter and rents fell, reflecting a decline in demand, according to a report sent to the Global Times by commercial ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/14 18:53:40

Central bank-led development plan to increase regulation of fintech sector in China

The People's Bank of China (PBC), the nation's central bank, is drawing up a plan for the development of financial technology (fintech) focusing on fintech applications and industry management. The ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/14 18:23:39

China's consumer market offers opportunities for int'l businesses: McKinsey

China's rapidly expanding consumer market offers a strong link between China and the world, as well as a huge opportunity for international businesses, said a report released by the McKinsey ...
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2019/7/14 16:23:39