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The Economic Times
China to clamp down on government funds, help firms save $4 billion: XinhuaSHANGHAI: China plans to help companies save 26 billion yuan ($3.96 billion) th
China to clamp down on government funds, help firms save $4 billion: Xinhua
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
SHANGHAI: China plans to help companies save 26 billion yuan ($3.96 billion) this year by cleaning up and regulating government funds that firms pay fees to, state news agency Xinhua reported on Tuesday, citing the finance ministry. Such funds date... Read more
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The Courier Mail
A rocky road awaits the yuanGrowing unease over China’s growth fundamentals, coupled with global currency t
A rocky road awaits the yuan
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Growing unease over China’s growth fundamentals, coupled with global currency tensions, will intensify the pressure on its currency. It wasn’t so long ago that China was being accused of holding its currency down to boost exports. So it’s ironic... Read more
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Business Spectator
A rocky road awaits the yuanIt wasn’t so long ago that China was being accused of holding its currency down
A rocky road awaits the yuan
Business Spectator / Posted 2 days ago
It wasn’t so long ago that China was being accused of holding its currency down to boost exports. So it’s ironic that the issue likely to dominate the G20 finance ministers meeting in Shanghai on February 26-27 is how to deal with the ongoing... Read more
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CBS News
China seeks to calm fears, but concerns persistA country's currency waxes and wanes not only along with its own economy, but a
China seeks to calm fears, but concerns persist
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
A country's currency waxes and wanes not only along with its own economy, but also with the relative strength of other nations' currency. Financial markets put money where they think they can make money, and pull it out when those prospects fade.... Read more
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The Economic Times
Chinese, Indian border troops hold joint disaster drillsSHANGHAI: Chinese and Indian border troops have conducted a joint disaster reli
Chinese, Indian border troops hold joint disaster drills
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
SHANGHAI: Chinese and Indian border troops have conducted a joint disaster relief exercise, China's defence ministry said on Monday, signalling warming ties between the two Asian powers as they seek to resolve a long-festering border... Read more
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The Hindu
Chinese, Indian border troops hold joint disaster drills"The exercises are designed to implement the Chinese-India border cooperation a
Chinese, Indian border troops hold joint disaster drills
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
"The exercises are designed to implement the Chinese-India border cooperation agreement, to jointly safeguard peace and stability in these areas," the statement said. Chinese and Indian border troops have conducted a joint disaster relief exercise,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chinese, Indian border troops hold joint disaster drillsSHANGHAI: Chinese and Indian border troops have conducted a joint disaster reli
Chinese, Indian border troops hold joint disaster drills
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
SHANGHAI: Chinese and Indian border troops have conducted a joint disaster relief exercise, China's defence ministry said on Monday, signalling warming ties between the two Asian powers as they seek to resolve a long-festering border... Read more
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The Star
Chinese, Indian border troops hold joint disaster drillsSHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese and Indian border troops have conducted a joint di
Chinese, Indian border troops hold joint disaster drills
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese and Indian border troops have conducted a joint disaster relief exercise, China's defence ministry said on Monday, signalling warming ties between the two Asian powers as they seek to resolve a long-festering border... Read more
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New Kerala
Chinese leaders extend Spring Festival greetingsBeijing, Feb 6 : Chinese President Xi Jinping and other top leaders extended Sp
Chinese leaders extend Spring Festival greetings
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Beijing, Feb 6 : Chinese President Xi Jinping and other top leaders extended Spring Festival greetings to the people of the country on Saturday as they met more than 2,000 members of the public in Beijing. Premier Li Keqiang was also present at the... Read more
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New Kerala
11 killed, hundreds injured in Taiwan quakeBeijing, Feb 6 : At least 11 people were killed and 462 others injured in a pow
11 killed, hundreds injured in Taiwan quake
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Beijing, Feb 6 : At least 11 people were killed and 462 others injured in a powerful quake that hit Taiwan early on Saturday, just two days ahead of the traditional lunar New Year. Over 170 people were still unaccounted for after the 6.7-magnitude... Read more
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Canberra Times
China seeks to cut coal capacity by 1b tonsThe world's largest coal consumer aims to eliminate as much as 1 billion metric
China seeks to cut coal capacity by 1b tons
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
The world's largest coal consumer aims to eliminate as much as 1 billion metric tons of output capacity in three to five years. Photo: Bloomberg China plans to chop as much as 17 per cent its coal production capacity as part of efforts by President... Read more
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Brisbane Times
China seeks to cut coal capacity by 1b tonsThe world's largest coal consumer aims to eliminate as much as 1 billion metric
China seeks to cut coal capacity by 1b tons
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
The world's largest coal consumer aims to eliminate as much as 1 billion metric tons of output capacity in three to five years. Photo: Bloomberg China plans to chop as much as 17 per cent its coal production capacity as part of efforts by President... Read more
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The Age
China seeks to cut coal capacity by 1b tonsThe world's largest coal consumer aims to eliminate as much as 1 billion metric
China seeks to cut coal capacity by 1b tons
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
The world's largest coal consumer aims to eliminate as much as 1 billion metric tons of output capacity in three to five years. Photo: Bloomberg China plans to chop as much as 17 per cent its coal production capacity as part of efforts by President... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
China seeks to cut coal capacity by 1b tonsThe world's largest coal consumer aims to eliminate as much as 1 billion metric
China seeks to cut coal capacity by 1b tons
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
The world's largest coal consumer aims to eliminate as much as 1 billion metric tons of output capacity in three to five years. Photo: Bloomberg China plans to chop as much as 17 per cent its coal production capacity as part of efforts by President... Read more
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Quartz
As China’s economy unravels, Beijing’s attempts at damage control look increasingly desperateAs China’s economy unravels, Beijing’s attempts at damage control are growing i
As China’s economy unravels, Beijing’s attempts at damage control look increasingly desperate
Quartz / Posted 6 days ago
As China’s economy unravels, Beijing’s attempts at damage control are growing increasingly desperate - Quartz LOSING THE PLOTAs China’s economy unravels, Beijing’s attempts at damage control are growing increasingly desperate No longer able to... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Great Crisis Has Officially Begun (Oil is Just the Start)It would be a lot easier to be bullish today if the entire financial system was
The Great Crisis Has Officially Begun (Oil is Just the Start)
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
It would be a lot easier to be bullish today if the entire financial system wasn’t based on fraud and BS. Every explanation we see regarding the bull market in stocks is really just a cover for the fact that Central Banks spent $14 trillion propping... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Indonesia slams brakes on multi-billion dollar Chinese high-speed rail collaboration thanks to tardy homework « Others « Asia « World « Snippets « TR EMERITUSA high-profile joint Chinese/Indonesian high-speed railway project in Indonesia
Indonesia slams brakes on multi-billion dollar Chinese high-speed rail collaboration thanks to tardy homework « Others « Asia « World « Snippets « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 7 days ago
A high-profile joint Chinese/Indonesian high-speed railway project in Indonesia has been delayed due to insufficient paperwork, announced the country’s Transport Minister on Wednesday. Minister Ignasius Jonan revealed at a hearing of the House of... Read more
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Rappler
China sets 2016 growth target at 6.5-7%CHINESE ECONOMY. A construction site in the central business district (CBD) of
China sets 2016 growth target at 6.5-7%
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
CHINESE ECONOMY. A construction site in the central business district (CBD) of Beijing, China, January 19, 2016. File photo by Wu Hong/EPA BEIJING, China – China has set its growth target for this year at between 6.5 and 7%, the country's top... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
G20 plays by the book as unnerved markets crave succourLONDON: For all the hopes of healing world markets, it's hard to see how a 'jar
G20 plays by the book as unnerved markets crave succour
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
LONDON: For all the hopes of healing world markets, it's hard to see how a 'jarring January' suddenly becomes 'feel-good February'. 'Febrile' might be a better descriptor. Tension is now growing between central banks and governments, urging calm,... Read more
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Reuters
G20 plays by the book as unnerved markets crave succourA pedestrian walks past an electronic board showing the stock market indices of
G20 plays by the book as unnerved markets crave succour
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
A pedestrian walks past an electronic board showing the stock market indices of various countries outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, February 3, 2016. LONDON For all the hopes of healing world markets, it's hard to see how a 'jarring January'... Read more
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Canberra Times
China leadership driving steel output cut, says Cliffs' GoncalvesChina's leaders have vowed to reduce excess capacity in state enterprises inclu
China leadership driving steel output cut, says Cliffs' Goncalves
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
China's leaders have vowed to reduce excess capacity in state enterprises including steel. Photo: Akos Stiller Steel production in China will extend declines this year as the country's top leadership has endorsed a concerted push to cut back on... Read more
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Brisbane Times
China leadership driving steel output cut, says Cliffs' GoncalvesChina's leaders have vowed to reduce excess capacity in state enterprises inclu
China leadership driving steel output cut, says Cliffs' Goncalves
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 days ago
China's leaders have vowed to reduce excess capacity in state enterprises including steel. Photo: Akos Stiller Steel production in China will extend declines this year as the country's top leadership has endorsed a concerted push to cut back on... Read more
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The Age
China leadership driving steel output cut, says Cliffs' GoncalvesChina's leaders have vowed to reduce excess capacity in state enterprises inclu
China leadership driving steel output cut, says Cliffs' Goncalves
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
China's leaders have vowed to reduce excess capacity in state enterprises including steel. Photo: Akos Stiller Steel production in China will extend declines this year as the country's top leadership has endorsed a concerted push to cut back on... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
China leadership driving steel output cut, says Cliffs' GoncalvesChina's leaders have vowed to reduce excess capacity in state enterprises inclu
China leadership driving steel output cut, says Cliffs' Goncalves
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
China's leaders have vowed to reduce excess capacity in state enterprises including steel. Photo: Akos Stiller Steel production in China will extend declines this year as the country's top leadership has endorsed a concerted push to cut back on... Read more
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Market Watch
Hong Kong short sellers could find the weak link in real estateHONG KONG (MarketWatch) — Hong Kong’s monetary chief warned Monday that specula
Hong Kong short sellers could find the weak link in real estate
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
HONG KONG (MarketWatch) — Hong Kong’s monetary chief warned Monday that speculators are wasting their time trying to short the Hong Kong dollar. But could Hong Kong’s property market be the government’s weak spot as more hedge funds line up to short... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Malawi Relations Stepping Into New Era of Win-Win Cooperation and Common DevelopmentChina-Malawi Relations Stepping into New Era of Win-win Cooperation and Common
Malawi Relations Stepping Into New Era of Win-Win Cooperation and Common Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
China-Malawi Relations Stepping into New Era of Win-win Cooperation and Common Development At the invitation of Hon. Dr. George Chaponda, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Republic of Malawi, H.E. Wang Yi, Minister of... Read more
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New Kerala
China to ease tax burden on four industriesBeijing, Feb 1 : The Chinese government is set to ease tax burden on four indus
China to ease tax burden on four industries
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
Beijing, Feb 1 : The Chinese government is set to ease tax burden on four industries -- construction, real estate development, financial services and consumer services -- under its corporate tax reform programme, a media report said on Monday. The... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Chinese Economy Is Sinking, Not TransitioningSubmitted by Jeffrey Snider via Alhambra Investment Partners, It makes for qui
The Chinese Economy Is Sinking, Not Transitioning
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 days ago
Submitted by Jeffrey Snider via Alhambra Investment Partners, It makes for quite the juxtaposition, though perhaps not so jarring given that global banks are still enormous and disparate operations. On the one hand, Citigroup’s CEO was eminently... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pictures show once-bustling plants abandoned due to slow-downChina's 'zombie factories': Grim pictures show the once-bustling steel plants c
Pictures show once-bustling plants abandoned due to slow-down
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
China's 'zombie factories': Grim pictures show the once-bustling steel plants completely abandoned as economic miracle slows Steel factories in China are left deserted amid production slow-down across the country Government in the country this week... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Japan leads global stocks higher after stimulus moveSEOUL, South Korea (AP) � Japanese stocks swung between gains and losses on Thu
Japan leads global stocks higher after stimulus move
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 12 days ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) � Japanese stocks swung between gains and losses on Thursday and the yen dived after the country's central bank introduced a negative rate interest policy to boost the economy after previous stimulus efforts produced... Read more
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The Manila Times
Chinese ship to join search for MH370January 29, 2016 6:58 pm SYDNEY: A Chinese ship is set to join the search for
Chinese ship to join search for MH370
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
January 29, 2016 6:58 pm SYDNEY: A Chinese ship is set to join the search for Malaysia Airlines MH370, Australia’s deputy prime minister said Friday, as the jet’s fate remains a mystery almost two years after it... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Japan stocks down despite BOJ move, other markets gainSEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Japanese stocks were lower Thursday after the country
Japan stocks down despite BOJ move, other markets gain
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 13 days ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Japanese stocks were lower Thursday after the country's central bank introduced a negative rate interest policy that could boost the economy but also hurt earnings of major banks. The yen dived. Other Asian markets were... Read more
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FOX Business
China Shares Suffer Biggest Monthly Drop in Seven YearsChinese shares closed sharply higher on Friday, recovering some of the week's l
China Shares Suffer Biggest Monthly Drop in Seven Years
FOX Business / Posted 13 days ago
Chinese shares closed sharply higher on Friday, recovering some of the week's losses, but still recorded their biggest monthly fall in about seven years, which has knocked 12 trillion yuan ($1.8 trillion) off the value of its benchmark indexes. The... Read more
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FOX Business
China Shares Suffer Biggest Monthly Drop in Seven YearsChinese shares closed sharply higher on Friday, recovering some of the week's l
China Shares Suffer Biggest Monthly Drop in Seven Years
FOX Business / Posted 13 days ago
Chinese shares closed sharply higher on Friday, recovering some of the week's losses, but still recorded their biggest monthly fall in about seven years, which has knocked 12 trillion yuan ($1.8 trillion) off the value of its benchmark... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Japan stocks close higher after BOJ move, other markets gainSEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Tokyo stocks finished nearly 3 percent higher on Frid
Japan stocks close higher after BOJ move, other markets gain
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Tokyo stocks finished nearly 3 percent higher on Friday while the yen dived after after the country's central bank introduced a negative rate interest policy to boost the economy after previous stimulus efforts produced... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Japan stocks close higher after BOJ move, other markets gainSEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Tokyo stocks finished nearly 3 percent higher on Frid
Japan stocks close higher after BOJ move, other markets gain
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 13 days ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Tokyo stocks finished nearly 3 percent higher on Friday while the yen dived as the country's central bank introduced a negative interest rate policy to boost the economy after previous stimulus efforts produced indifferent... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Japan stocks gyrate after BOJ move, other markets gainSEOUL, South Korea (AP) � Japanese stocks swung between gains and losses on Thu
Japan stocks gyrate after BOJ move, other markets gain
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) � Japanese stocks swung between gains and losses on Thursday and the yen dived after the country's central bank introduced a negative rate interest policy to boost the economy after previous stimulus efforts produced... Read more
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Business Spectator
China targets foreign elites in scholarship pushFor years, governments and foundations have used scholarships as instruments of
China targets foreign elites in scholarship push
Business Spectator / Posted 13 days ago
For years, governments and foundations have used scholarships as instruments of diplomacy. The Brits have Rhodes and Chevening, the Americans have Marshall and Fulbright, and the Australian government has created a lot of goodwill in its... Read more
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Rappler
Chinese ship to join Australia-led search for MH370SEARCH CONTINUES. An undated and unplaced handout photo obtained from the Austr
Chinese ship to join Australia-led search for MH370
Rappler / Posted 13 days ago
SEARCH CONTINUES. An undated and unplaced handout photo obtained from the Australian Transport Safety Bureau on December 3, 2015, shows Havila Harmony, one of three ships scouring the southern Indian Ocean for the remains of missing Malaysia Airlines... Read more
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Daily Herald
Japan stocks gyrate after BOJ move, other markets gainSEOUL, South Korea -- Japanese stocks swung between gains and losses on Thursda
Japan stocks gyrate after BOJ move, other markets gain
Daily Herald / Posted 13 days ago
SEOUL, South Korea -- Japanese stocks swung between gains and losses on Thursday and the yen dived after the country's central bank introduced a negative rate interest policy to boost the economy after previous stimulus efforts produced indifferent... Read more
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The Courier Mail
China targets foreign elites in scholarship pushWhat do the Ethiopian president and the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan have in co
China targets foreign elites in scholarship push
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 days ago
What do the Ethiopian president and the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan have in common? They’re both graduates of Chinese universities. For years, governments and foundations have used scholarships as instruments of diplomacy. The Brits have Rhodes and... Read more
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ABC News
Japan Stocks Gyrate After BOJ Move, Other Markets GainJapanese stocks swung between gains and losses on Thursday and the yen dived af
Japan Stocks Gyrate After BOJ Move, Other Markets Gain
ABC News / Posted 13 days ago
Japanese stocks swung between gains and losses on Thursday and the yen dived after the country's central bank introduced a negative rate interest policy to boost the economy after previous stimulus efforts produced indifferent results. Other Asian... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Chinese ship to join Australia-led search for MH370 Published: 29 January 2016 12:16 PM The ship Ocean Shield is pictured at Her
Chinese ship to join Australia-led search for MH370
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 13 days ago
Published: 29 January 2016 12:16 PM The ship Ocean Shield is pictured at Her Majesty's Australian Ship (HMAS) Base Stirling in Perth. A Chinese ship is will join the search for Malaysia Airlines... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Chinese ship to join Australia-led search for MH370SYDNEY - A Chinese ship is set to join the search for Malaysia Airlines MH370,
Chinese ship to join Australia-led search for MH370
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 days ago
SYDNEY - A Chinese ship is set to join the search for Malaysia Airlines MH370, Australia's deputy prime minister said Friday, as the jet's fate remains a mystery almost two years after it vanished. A mural representing the missing Malaysia Airlines... Read more
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Weekly Times
Chinese vessel joins MH370 search A Chinese ship will join the search for Malaysia Airlines flight 370. Chines
Chinese vessel joins MH370 search
Weekly Times / Posted 13 days ago
A Chinese ship will join the search for Malaysia Airlines flight 370. Chinese Premier Li Keqiang made the offer of `Dong Hai Jiu 101' to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull in November. The vessel will begin... Read more
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Business Spectator
China pledges yuan stabilityChina will keep the yuan stable against a basket of currencies, Prime Minister
China pledges yuan stability
Business Spectator / Posted 13 days ago
China will keep the yuan stable against a basket of currencies, Prime Minister Li Keqiang said in a phone call with International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde, state television reported on Thursday. The premier also told Ms Lagarde that... Read more
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The Courier Mail
China pledges yuan stabilityPM tells IMF China will maintain unit's stability against basket of currencies.
China pledges yuan stability
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 days ago
PM tells IMF China will maintain unit's stability against basket of currencies. China will keep the yuan stable against a basket of currencies, Prime Minister Li Keqiang said in a phone call with International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
China’s corruption crackdown claims a significant scalpThe announcement that the head of China’s statistics bureau is being investigat
China’s corruption crackdown claims a significant scalp
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 days ago
The announcement that the head of China’s statistics bureau is being investigated for ‘serious violations of discipline’ has shocked observers. Many were caught off guard on Tuesday evening as news broke that the head of China’s statistics bureau... Read more
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Business Spectator
China’s corruption crackdown claims a significant scalpMany were caught off guard on Tuesday evening as news broke that the head of Ch
China’s corruption crackdown claims a significant scalp
Business Spectator / Posted 14 days ago
Many were caught off guard on Tuesday evening as news broke that the head of China’s statistics bureau had become ensnared in the country’s far-reaching anti-corruption campaign. First there was the timing. Just three hours after Wang Baoan... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Hysteria over China has become ridiculousIn fact, Mr Soros issued no such "declaration of war", and nor is he so foolish
Hysteria over China has become ridiculous
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
In fact, Mr Soros issued no such "declaration of war", and nor is he so foolish as to take on a foreign exchange superpower and net global creditor with $3.3 trillion in foreign reserves. As it happens, I was at the dinner at the Hotel Seehof in... Read more
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