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China's increased gas imports from Russia could extinguish Australia's LNG export rise

The progress and functioning of Russia's Power of Siberia pipeline could be a bad omen for Australian liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports despite record volumes recorded in recent months.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/17 18:38:40

Investors stay cautious on China's sci-tech board as investment values are murky

China's much-anticipated stock trading board for high-tech startups is off to a bounding start, as capital floods the new board with rising public anticipation for returns.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/17 17:33:40

China sees no major manufacturing exit: top economic planner

China has not seen a large-scale exit in its manufacturing sector and is confident in attracting more foreign firms seeking long-term development, the top economic planner said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/17 12:31:37

IMF to start selecting new leader as Lagarde formally submits resignation

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Board said Tuesday that it will initiate promptly the process of selecting the next managing director, after Christine Lagarde announced her resignation from the IMF position with effect from Sept. 12, 2019.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/17 11:53:05

Govt dismisses concerns over factory exodus

China's top economic planning agency Tuesday dismissed concerns over the supply chain relocation away from the country, dubbed the world's factory, saying the scale of the manufacturing sector relocation out of China is limited and its impact under control.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/16 22:48:40

Netting a profit

A worker makes nets at a factory in Lianyungang, East China's Jiangsu Province on Tuesday. Nets for breeding, safety, catching crabs, capturing wind and badminton produced in the factory will be sold to countries and regions around the world. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2019/7/16 19:53:28

Turkish cherries to take up bigger share in China as shipping time is shortened

Turkey is expected to boost cherry exports to China after the General Administration of Customs (GAC) adjusted the phytosanitary requirements on Turkish cherries on June 28.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/16 19:33:40

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

Let's grow

A technician operates drones on a farm in Wuhu, East China's Anhui Province on Monday. The drones spray pesticides on crops to ensure bumper harvests. China's summer grain output stood at 141.74 million tons in 2019, up 2.1 percent from last year, official data showed. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2019/7/15 20:38:40

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 Statistics (NBS) showed on Monday.
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 25 microns, which is less than one-quarter of the diameter of a human hair.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/15 20:03:40

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 the private sector.
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 Statistics (NBS) said Monday.
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