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The Malaysian Insider
How the rich and poor spend Chinese New Year – Qing Shan Ding Published: 6 February 2016 7:10 AM One of the biggest annual celebrations ar
How the rich and poor spend Chinese New Year – Qing Shan Ding
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
Published: 6 February 2016 7:10 AM One of the biggest annual celebrations around the world is upon us. February 8 marks the start of the Lunar New Year in China. Also known as the Spring... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Chinese LNG demand falls for the first time on record Chinese imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) have fallen for the first time
Chinese LNG demand falls for the first time on record
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Chinese imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) have fallen for the first time since the trade began 10 years ago. The US Energy Information Agency has reported that LNG imports declined 1.1 per... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Millions of Chinese hurry home ahead of Lunar New YearBEIJING: The world's largest mass human migration continued on Thursday (Feb 4)
Millions of Chinese hurry home ahead of Lunar New Year
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
BEIJING: The world's largest mass human migration continued on Thursday (Feb 4) as Beijing residents rushed to catch a train back home to celebrate the Lunar New Year with their families. The 40-day travel frenzy surrounding the week-long Lunar New... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"The Worst Case Scenario Is Already A Reality": Minnesota's Mining Country Is "Melting"There’s been no shortage of coverage both in these pages and elsewhere of the i
"The Worst Case Scenario Is Already A Reality": Minnesota's Mining Country Is "Melting"
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
There’s been no shortage of coverage both in these pages and elsewhere of the impact falling oil prices have had on the American and Canadian oil patches. Take Texas, for instance, where a year of crude carnage has wreaked havoc upon what, until... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Futures Flat As Dollar Weakness Persists, Crude Rally FizzlesAfter yesterday's torrid, chaotic moves in the market, where an initial drop in
Futures Flat As Dollar Weakness Persists, Crude Rally Fizzles
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
After yesterday's torrid, chaotic moves in the market, where an initial drop in stocks was quickly pared and led to a surge into the close after a weaker dollar on the heels of even more disappointing US data and Bill Dudley's "serious consequences"... 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 2 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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Zero Hedge
China Takes Aim At "Zombie Companies", Says Soaring Job Losses Won't Lead To Popular RevoltDownside risks to China’s economy are “relatively big” National Development and
China Takes Aim At "Zombie Companies", Says Soaring Job Losses Won't Lead To Popular Revolt
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
Downside risks to China’s economy are “relatively big” National Development and Reform Commission Chairman Xu Shaoshi admitted on Wednesday, but that’s not going to stop Beijing from swearing that China is growing at a near 7% clip. At a press... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
China sets 6.5% to 7% growth targetWorkers sort parts at an electronics company in Tengzhou, in China's eastern Sh
China sets 6.5% to 7% growth target
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
Workers sort parts at an electronics company in Tengzhou, in China's eastern Shandong province on Monday. (AFP photo) Related Stories China set a range for its economic growth target for the first time in two decades, saying the world’s... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
China top economic planner predicts 6.5 to 7 percent growthA salesperson wipes winter clothes hanging for sale at a clothing store in a sh
China top economic planner predicts 6.5 to 7 percent growth
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
A salesperson wipes winter clothes hanging for sale at a clothing store in a shopping mall in Beijing, Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2016. China’s trade shrank in December but the decline was smaller than November’s in a positive sign for lackluster economic... Read more
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The Irish Times
China targets up to 7% growth, unemployment to riseChina has set its economic growth projection range at 6.5 to 7 per cent this ye
China targets up to 7% growth, unemployment to rise
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
China has set its economic growth projection range at 6.5 to 7 per cent this year, but efforts to curb overcapacity is expected to raise unemployment in some provinces, an official from the country’s top economic planner said on Wednesday. Xu... Read more
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Daily Herald
China top economic planner predicts 6.5 to 7 percent growthBEIJING -- China's top economic planner is predicting that world's second-bigge
China top economic planner predicts 6.5 to 7 percent growth
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
BEIJING -- China's top economic planner is predicting that world's second-biggest economy will grow between 6.5 and 7 percent this year. The chairman of the National Development and Reform Commission, Xu Shaoshi, said at a news conference Wednesday... Read more
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ABC News
China Top Economic Planner Predicts 6.5 to 7 Percent GrowthChina's top economic planner on Wednesday predicted that the world's second-big
China Top Economic Planner Predicts 6.5 to 7 Percent Growth
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
China's top economic planner on Wednesday predicted that the world's second-biggest economy will grow between 6.5 and 7 percent this year. The chairman of the National Development and Reform Commission, Xu Shaoshi, told a news conference that... Read more
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Reuters
China targets 6.5-7 percent growth, unemployment to rise in some provincesJob seekers visit booths at a job fair in Shanghai January 10, 2015. BEIJING C
China targets 6.5-7 percent growth, unemployment to rise in some provinces
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
Job seekers visit booths at a job fair in Shanghai January 10, 2015. BEIJING China has set its economic growth projection range at 6.5 to 7 percent this year, but efforts to curb overcapacity is expected to raise unemployment in some provinces, an... Read more
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The Courier Mail
China reiterates 6.5-7.5% target growth rangeTop economic planning agency says a more precise target will be set in March, a
China reiterates 6.5-7.5% target growth range
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Top economic planning agency says a more precise target will be set in March, at annual govt congress. China's target for economic growth this year remains in a range of 6.5 per cent to 7 per cent, the head of the country's top economic planning... Read more
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Business Spectator
China reiterates 6.5-7.5% target growth rangeChina's target for economic growth this year remains in a range of 6.5 per cent
China reiterates 6.5-7.5% target growth range
Business Spectator / Posted 3 days ago
China's target for economic growth this year remains in a range of 6.5 per cent to 7 per cent, the head of the country's top economic planning agency said on Wednesday. Growth in the world's second-largest economy decelerated to 6.9 per cent last... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China sets 2016 economic growth projection range at 6.5-7%BEIJING: China has set its economic growth projection range at 6.5 to 7 per cen
China sets 2016 economic growth projection range at 6.5-7%
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
BEIJING: China has set its economic growth projection range at 6.5 to 7 per cent, an official from the country's top economic planner said at a briefing on Wednesday (Feb 3). Xu Shaoshi, chairman of the National Development and Reform Commission... Read more
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Market Watch
China expects 2016 growth to stay at 6.5%-7%: NDRCBy Chuin-Wei Yap BEIJING--China's target for economic growth this year remains
China expects 2016 growth to stay at 6.5%-7%: NDRC
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
By Chuin-Wei Yap BEIJING--China's target for economic growth this year remains in a range of 6.5% to 7%, the head of the country's top economic planning agency said Wednesday. Growth in the world's second-largest economy decelerated to 6.9% last... Read more
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FOX Business
China Sets '16 Growth Range at 6.5 to 7%China has set its economic growth projection range at 6.5 to 7 percent, an offi
China Sets '16 Growth Range at 6.5 to 7%
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
China has set its economic growth projection range at 6.5 to 7 percent, an official from the country's top economic planner said at a briefing on Wednesday. Xu Shaoshi, chairman of the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), said downward... Read more
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FOX Business
China Sets '16 Growth Range at 6.5 to 7%China has set its economic growth projection range at 6.5 to 7 percent, an offi
China Sets '16 Growth Range at 6.5 to 7%
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
China has set its economic growth projection range at 6.5 to 7 percent, an official from the country's top economic planner said at a briefing on Wednesday. Continue Reading Below Xu Shaoshi, chairman of the National Development and Reform... Read more
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Reuters
China can deal with global economic challenges: state plannerChina's national flag is seen in front of cranes on a construction site at a co
China can deal with global economic challenges: state planner
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
China's national flag is seen in front of cranes on a construction site at a commercial district in Beijing, China, January 26, 2016. BEIJING China will be affected by the unstable global economic conditions in 2016 but will have the ability to cope... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Legendary’s Wanda Takeover Clears US Regulatory ApprovalThe $3.5 billion deal to give Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group a majorit
Legendary’s Wanda Takeover Clears US Regulatory Approval
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
The $3.5 billion deal to give Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group a majority stake in Thomas Tull’s Legendary production company was approved by the U.S. Commerce Department Tuesday. The acquisition still faces scrutiny by China’s National... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Legendary’s Wanda Takeover Clears US Regulatory ApprovalThe $3.5 billion deal to give Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group a majorit
Legendary’s Wanda Takeover Clears US Regulatory Approval
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
The $3.5 billion deal to give Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group a majority stake in Thomas Tull’s Legendary production company was approved by the U.S. Commerce Department Tuesday. The acquisition still faces scrutiny by China’s National... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Legendary’s Wanda Takeover Clears US Regulatory ApprovalThe $3.5 billion deal to give Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group a majorit
Legendary’s Wanda Takeover Clears US Regulatory Approval
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
The $3.5 billion deal to give Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group a majority stake in Thomas Tull’s Legendary production company was approved by the U.S. Commerce Department Tuesday. The acquisition still faces scrutiny by China’s National... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
China fines domestic drug firms for price fixing Published: 2 February 2016 1:06 PM China's near 1.4 billion potential patien
China fines domestic drug firms for price fixing
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 4 days ago
Published: 2 February 2016 1:06 PM China's near 1.4 billion potential patients are a major lure for drug firms targeting growth driven by rising incomes and a fast-ageing population. – AFP file pic,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Lunar new year migration gets underway in ChinaCarrying luggage and queuing at Beijing's main railway station, tens of thousan
Lunar new year migration gets underway in China
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
Carrying luggage and queuing at Beijing's main railway station, tens of thousands of people in the Chinese capital began heading home on Friday for family reunions to mark the Feb. 8 Lunar New Year. The annual mass migration this year started on... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Pollution: Is China’s air getting better or worse?IN mid-2014 China announced a series of pollution-fighting measures designed to
Pollution: Is China’s air getting better or worse?
Asian Correspondent / Posted 8 days ago
IN mid-2014 China announced a series of pollution-fighting measures designed to improve air quality and lower greenhouse gas emissions. It would invest in clean energy and green tech and promised to US$275 billion towards improving air quality over a... Read more
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Daily Mail
The world's mass migration, China's spring festival travel rush beginsThe world's largest mass migration kicks off: China expects to transport 2.91 B
The world's mass migration, China's spring festival travel rush begins
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
The world's largest mass migration kicks off: China expects to transport 2.91 BILLION passengers during Lunar New Year China is facing large numbers of travellers during the 40-day New Year travel period which kicked off on Sunday The government... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Egypt, China Presidents Attend Signing of 21 AgreementsPresident Abdel Fattah El Sisi and his visiting Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping
Egypt, China Presidents Attend Signing of 21 Agreements
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi and his visiting Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping attended the signing ceremony of 21 agreements and memorandums of understanding on Thursday at the conclusion of their talks in the presidential palace of Qubba. The... Read more
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Business Standard India
China vows to 'look after' stock investorsChina is willing to keep intervening in the stock market to make sure a few spe
China vows to 'look after' stock investors
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
China is willing to keep intervening in the stock market to make sure a few speculators don't benefit at the expense of regular investors, China's vice-president said in an interview.Calling the country's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
China Sets Out its FOCAC Focus in AfricaThe sixth Forum on China–Africa Cooperation (FOCAC), held on 4–5 December 2015,
China Sets Out its FOCAC Focus in Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
The sixth Forum on China–Africa Cooperation (FOCAC), held on 4–5 December 2015, set in motion a deeper pattern of exchanges with its partners that could drive economic transformation across the continent. In ‘scaling-up’ measures to ease African... Read more
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WA Today
China willing to do more to bolster equities, no plan to devalue yuanF"The Chinese government is going to look after the interests of most of the pe
China willing to do more to bolster equities, no plan to devalue yuan
WA Today / Posted 16 days ago
F"The Chinese government is going to look after the interests of most of the people, most of the investors." Photo: ChinaFotoPress China is willing to keep intervening in the stock market to make sure that a few speculators don't benefit at the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
China willing to do more to bolster equities, no plan to devalue yuanF"The Chinese government is going to look after the interests of most of the pe
China willing to do more to bolster equities, no plan to devalue yuan
Brisbane Times / Posted 16 days ago
F"The Chinese government is going to look after the interests of most of the people, most of the investors." Photo: ChinaFotoPress China is willing to keep intervening in the stock market to make sure that a few speculators don't benefit at the... Read more
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The Age
China willing to do more to bolster equities, no plan to devalue yuanF"The Chinese government is going to look after the interests of most of the pe
China willing to do more to bolster equities, no plan to devalue yuan
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
F"The Chinese government is going to look after the interests of most of the people, most of the investors." Photo: ChinaFotoPress China is willing to keep intervening in the stock market to make sure that a few speculators don't benefit at the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
China willing to do more to bolster equities, no plan to devalue yuanF"The Chinese government is going to look after the interests of most of the pe
China willing to do more to bolster equities, no plan to devalue yuan
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
F"The Chinese government is going to look after the interests of most of the people, most of the investors." Photo: ChinaFotoPress China is willing to keep intervening in the stock market to make sure that a few speculators don't benefit at the... Read more
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Canberra Times
China willing to do more to bolster equities, no plan to devalue yuanF"The Chinese government is going to look after the interests of most of the pe
China willing to do more to bolster equities, no plan to devalue yuan
Canberra Times / Posted 16 days ago
F"The Chinese government is going to look after the interests of most of the people, most of the investors." Photo: ChinaFotoPress China is willing to keep intervening in the stock market to make sure that a few speculators don't benefit at the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
China Promises To Keep Intervening To "Look After" Stock Market "Investors", Hurt "Speculators"In the most blatant and open admission of direct manipulation, China's Vice Pre
China Promises To Keep Intervening To "Look After" Stock Market "Investors", Hurt "Speculators"
Zero Hedge / Posted 16 days ago
In the most blatant and open admission of direct manipulation, China's Vice President Li told a room full of Davosian elites that China is willing to keep intervening in the stock market to make sure that a few speculators don’t benefit at the... Read more
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Swissinfo
China Vice President Vows to ‘Look After’ Stock Market Investors(Bloomberg) -- China is willing to keep intervening in the stock market to make
China Vice President Vows to ‘Look After’ Stock Market Investors
Swissinfo / Posted 16 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- China is willing to keep intervening in the stock market to make sure that a few speculators don’t benefit at the expense of regular investors, China’s vice president said in an interview. Calling the country’s market “not yet... Read more
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Finance Asia
CRCC issues Asia's first convertible of 2016State-owned China Railway Construction Corp (CRCC) has executed the first H-sha
CRCC issues Asia's first convertible of 2016
Finance Asia / Posted 18 days ago
State-owned China Railway Construction Corp (CRCC) has executed the first H-share convertible since a new debt issue filing system came into force last September, raising $500 million from a deal that priced overnight on Monday. The five non-call... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Qualcomm sets up joint venture in China for server chipsQualcomm is setting up a server chipset design and sales unit with a provincial
Qualcomm sets up joint venture in China for server chips
Computer World Australia / Posted 19 days ago
Qualcomm is setting up a server chipset design and sales unit with a provincial government in China, a move that could help boost the company's bid to diversify from mobile chips into the server chips market. The chip maker will own 45 percent in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Qualcomm Sets Up Joint Venture in China for Server ChipsQualcomm is setting up a server chipset design and sales unit with a provincial
Qualcomm Sets Up Joint Venture in China for Server Chips
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
Qualcomm is setting up a server chipset design and sales unit with a provincial government in China, a move that could help boost the company's bid to diversify from mobile chips into the server chips market.The chip maker will own 45 percent in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Should Malawi Really Be Celebrating a Coal Plant?On December 3rd, 2015, I woke up to this feature article headline " Malawi in C
Should Malawi Really Be Celebrating a Coal Plant?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
On December 3rd, 2015, I woke up to this feature article headline " Malawi in Coal Fired Power Plant MOU with China Group: To Boost Economy". The article quoted Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Goodall Gondwe, stating that the objective... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
China's renewables revolution surges towards 1TW milestone The world's largest polluting nation is cementing its position as a global gr
China's renewables revolution surges towards 1TW milestone
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 24 days ago
The world's largest polluting nation is cementing its position as a global green energy powerhouse, with new figures revealing that China's production of renewable energy systems has swelled... Read more
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The Standard
China cuts gas prices amid crude oil slideThe National Development and Reform Commission, the top economic planner, annou
China cuts gas prices amid crude oil slide
The Standard / Posted 24 days ago
The National Development and Reform Commission, the top economic planner, announced that gasoline prices will drop by 140 yuan per ton, while diesel prices will be cut by 135 yuan per ton. Before the cut, the NDRC had suspended price adjustment of... Read more
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Market Watch
China estimates 7% economic growth last yearBEIJING--China's economic planner said Tuesday that the nation's economic growt
China estimates 7% economic growth last year
Market Watch / Posted 26 days ago
BEIJING--China's economic planner said Tuesday that the nation's economic growth in 2015 is expected to be about 7%, on par with the government's target. The world's second-largest economy reported 6.9% growth in the third quarter of 2015, the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China state planner approves US$2 billion urban rail projectBEIJING: China's top economic planner on Friday approved a 13.2 billion yuan (U
China state planner approves US$2 billion urban rail project
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 30 days ago
BEIJING: China's top economic planner on Friday approved a 13.2 billion yuan (US$2 billion) urban rail project in Shijiazhuang, the largest city of northern Hebei province, as the government looks to boost flagging economic activity. The project,... Read more
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Swissinfo
China state planner approves $2 billion urban rail projectBEIJING (Reuters) - China's top economic planner on Friday approved a 13.2 bill
China state planner approves $2 billion urban rail project
Swissinfo / Posted 30 days ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's top economic planner on Friday approved a 13.2 billion yuan ($2 billion) urban rail project in Shijiazhuang, the largest city of northern Hebei province, as the government looks to boost flagging economic activity. The... Read more

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