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US soybeans plunge amid trade uncertainty

Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agricultural futures closed lower on Monday with soybeans posting double-digit losses amid uncertainty surrounding US trade relations with China.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/20 8:31:20

Albanian economy on positive trajectory in 2018: central bank

The Albanian economy is experiencing a positive developmental trajectory, the Governor of the Bank of Albania (BoA) Gent Sejko declared on Monday while reporting to the Economic Commission.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/20 8:10:17

Beijing moves to give residents credit scores

The Beijing municipal government is establishing an “individual credit score” system that would give credit scores to all its residents, as part of the city's efforts to improve business conditions, officials announced on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/19 18:48:40

China treasury bond futures open mixed Monday

China's five-year treasury bond futures opened mixed on Monday, with the contract for settlement in December 2018 opening 0.08 percent lower at 98.81 yuan (about 14.2 US dollars).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/19 12:03:22

China Hushen 300 index futures open mixed Monday

China's Hushen 300 index futures opened mixed on Monday, as the contract for settlement in December 2018 opened 0.02 percent higher at 3,268.6 points.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/19 11:59:25

Yuan strengthens to 6.9245 against USD

In China's spot foreign exchange market, the yuan is allowed to rise or fall by 2 percent from the central parity rate each trading day.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/19 11:52:48

New cases of African swine fever

Four new outbreaks of African swine fever have been reported in China's provinces of Jiangxi, Yunnan and Sichuan as well as the municipality of Shanghai, the agriculture ministry said on Saturday.
Source: Reuters-Xinhua | 2018/11/18 19:28:40

Billions of shares eligible for trade

A total of 7.7 billion lock-up shares will become eligible for trade on China's stock market next week, according to Wind Info, a financial information provider.
Source: Reuters-Xinhua | 2018/11/18 19:28:40

Banks ease home loans amid cooling prices

Chinese banks in Hangzhou, East China's Zhejiang Province have moved to lower the interest rates on mortgages, as home prices have cooled in recent months due largely to tight regulations.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/18 19:23:42

Traditional Chinese Medicine doctors promote alternative therapy in California

A group of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) practitioners in the Bay Area of the US state of California are working together to promote TCM among Chinese communities and beyond.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/18 19:23:41

US stocks post weekly losses amid tech shares rout, economic data

U.S. stocks declined in the week ending Nov. 16 as major tech shares struggled, weighing on the market.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/18 7:58:29

Ugandan president assures Chinese investors of security after series of attacks

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Wednesday announced new security measures to protect the Chinese business community, which has faced a series of gang attacks.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/15 21:38:43

Tens of thousands added to credit blacklist

Chinese authorities added nearly 180,000 entities to a blacklist of individuals and entities with bad credit records in October as part of the country's broader efforts to build a social credit system, China's top economic planner said on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/15 21:38:42

Nation approves $13.2b in projects

China's state planner said on Thursday it approved nine fixed-asset investment projects worth 91.8 billion yuan ($13.22 billion) in October.
Source: Xinhua-Reuters | 2018/11/15 21:38:41

Home prices steady in October

Home prices in major Chinese cities remained stable in October as local governments continued with tight property regulation, data showed on Thursday. The stable prices are in line with official goals to curb overheated prices and prevent risks, an expert said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/15 21:38:40

US state spending exceeds $2 trillion

US state spending topped $2 trillion for the first time in fiscal 2018, with Medicaid expenditures rising the most along with a significant increase in transportation spending, according to a report released on Thursday.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/11/15 19:16:12

China shares rally on firm policy support

China shares jumped on Thursday after Beijing reportedly delivered a written response to US trade demands, raising hopes for new negotiations between the countries, and as financial and securities companies benefited from policy support for markets.
Source: Agencies-Global Times | 2018/11/15 19:16:12

Euro, sterling spike against US dollar as Brexit plan gains cabinet approval

The dollar weakened on Thursday against the pound and euro, which rose after Britain's prime minister won cabinet approval for her draft Brexit plan, but gains were capped by concerns over whether that plan will win parliamentary approval.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/11/15 19:16:12