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Reuters
China industrial profits rise most in three years as economy shows signs of stabilizingto point to some stabilization in the economy. Steel and oil refining helped d
China industrial profits rise most in three years as economy shows signs of stabilizing
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
to point to some stabilization in the economy. Steel and oil refining helped drive the jump in profits last month, the statistics bureau said, in line with the view that state infrastructure projects and a ramp-up in construction are lifting... Read more
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Newsmax
China Faces Property Bubble Risk; Shanghai Home Prices Surge 30 Percentand 2.4 percent in Guangzhou, both faster than a month earlier. “Price growth a
China Faces Property Bubble Risk; Shanghai Home Prices Surge 30 Percent
Newsmax / Posted 10 days ago
and 2.4 percent in Guangzhou, both faster than a month earlier. “Price growth accelerated in cities all of tiers,” the statistics bureau said in a statement with the data. Almost half of the cities where prices increased had larger gains than... Read more
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11d
Northern Star
RBA manages to keep inflation under controlas the US dollar edged lower. Property prices rose in 64 of 70 major Chinese c
RBA manages to keep inflation under control
Northern Star / Posted 11 days ago
as the US dollar edged lower. Property prices rose in 64 of 70 major Chinese cities in August according to the National Statistics Bureau, up from 51 cities in July. Reuters reported that the average new home prices in the 70 major cities rose... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
RBA manages to keep inflation under controlas the US dollar edged lower. Property prices rose in 64 of 70 major Chinese c
RBA manages to keep inflation under control
The Daily Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
as the US dollar edged lower. Property prices rose in 64 of 70 major Chinese cities in August according to the National Statistics Bureau, up from 51 cities in July. Reuters reported that the average new home prices in the 70 major cities rose... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
RBA manages to keep inflation under controlas the US dollar edged lower. Property prices rose in 64 of 70 major Chinese c
RBA manages to keep inflation under control
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
as the US dollar edged lower. Property prices rose in 64 of 70 major Chinese cities in August according to the National Statistics Bureau, up from 51 cities in July. Reuters reported that the average new home prices in the 70 major cities rose... Read more
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11d
Queensland Times
RBA manages to keep inflation under controlas the US dollar edged lower. Property prices rose in 64 of 70 major Chinese c
RBA manages to keep inflation under control
Queensland Times / Posted 11 days ago
as the US dollar edged lower. Property prices rose in 64 of 70 major Chinese cities in August according to the National Statistics Bureau, up from 51 cities in July. Reuters reported that the average new home prices in the 70 major cities rose... Read more
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11d
The Morning Bulletin
RBA manages to keep inflation under controlas the US dollar edged lower. Property prices rose in 64 of 70 major Chinese c
RBA manages to keep inflation under control
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
as the US dollar edged lower. Property prices rose in 64 of 70 major Chinese cities in August according to the National Statistics Bureau, up from 51 cities in July. Reuters reported that the average new home prices in the 70 major cities rose... Read more
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11d
News Mail
RBA manages to keep inflation under controlas the US dollar edged lower. Property prices rose in 64 of 70 major Chinese c
RBA manages to keep inflation under control
News Mail / Posted 11 days ago
as the US dollar edged lower. Property prices rose in 64 of 70 major Chinese cities in August according to the National Statistics Bureau, up from 51 cities in July. Reuters reported that the average new home prices in the 70 major cities rose... Read more
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11d
Daily Examiner
RBA manages to keep inflation under controlas the US dollar edged lower. Property prices rose in 64 of 70 major Chinese c
RBA manages to keep inflation under control
Daily Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
as the US dollar edged lower. Property prices rose in 64 of 70 major Chinese cities in August according to the National Statistics Bureau, up from 51 cities in July. Reuters reported that the average new home prices in the 70 major cities rose... Read more
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12d
Zero Hedge
Chinese Home Prices Jump Most On Record: "The Numbers Are Hard To Believe"last month from a year earlier, the fastest pace in four months. “Price growth
Chinese Home Prices Jump Most On Record: "The Numbers Are Hard To Believe"
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 days ago
last month from a year earlier, the fastest pace in four months. “Price growth accelerated in cities all of tiers,” the statistics bureau said in a statement released with the data. Almost half of the cities where prices increased had larger... Read more
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12d
Fortune
Here's Where China's Home Prices Spiked the Most in Augustfrom a year ago, accelerating from July’s 7.9% rise, according to Reuters calcu
Here's Where China's Home Prices Spiked the Most in August
Fortune / Posted 12 days ago
from a year ago, accelerating from July’s 7.9% rise, according to Reuters calculations based on data from the National Statistics Bureau (NBS) on Monday. The NBS data showed 64 of 70 major cities tracked by the NBS saw year-on-year price... Read more
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12d
Reuters
Chinese second-tier city prices continued to soar in Augusta year ago, accelerating from July's 7.9 percent rise, according to Reuters cal
Chinese second-tier city prices continued to soar in August
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
a year ago, accelerating from July's 7.9 percent rise, according to Reuters calculations based on data from the National Statistics Bureau (NBS) on Monday. The NBS data showed 64 of 70 major cities tracked by the NBS saw year-on-year price... Read more
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17d
Channel NewsAsia
China investigates former statistics chief, charges two executives with graftwell as numerous bosses of state-owned companies. Wang Baoan, a one-time deput
China investigates former statistics chief, charges two executives with graft
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
well as numerous bosses of state-owned companies. Wang Baoan, a one-time deputy finance minister who became chief of the statistics bureau in mid-2015, was accused by the ruling Communist Party's anti-corruption watchdog in late August of serious... Read more
17d
Reuters
China investigates former statistics chief, charges two execs with graftwell as numerous bosses of state-owned companies. Wang Baoan, a one-time deput
China investigates former statistics chief, charges two execs with graft
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
well as numerous bosses of state-owned companies. Wang Baoan, a one-time deputy finance minister who became chief of the statistics bureau in mid-2015, was accused by the ruling Communist Party's anti-corruption watchdog in late August of serious... Read more
18d
Reuters
Italy to cut growth forecasts, economy minister saysPadoan said at a Euromoney conference. The euro zone's third largest economy s
Italy to cut growth forecasts, economy minister says
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
Padoan said at a Euromoney conference. The euro zone's third largest economy stagnated in the second quarter and national statistics bureau ISTAT said it would remain weak in the near term. The government's last forecast, made in April, envisaged... Read more
18d
Market Watch
China economy rebounds on government spendingsales moderated, though still rose 25.6% in the first eight months of the year
China economy rebounds on government spending
Market Watch / Posted 18 days ago
sales moderated, though still rose 25.6% in the first eight months of the year from the same period a year earlier, the statistics bureau said Tuesday, compared with 41.2% growth for the first seven months. The cement, coal and steel sectors... Read more
18d
The Economic Times
China August factory output, retail sales beat expectationsincrease of 10.3 percent. Fixed asset investment was unchanged at 8.1 percent
China August factory output, retail sales beat expectations
The Economic Times / Posted 18 days ago
increase of 10.3 percent. Fixed asset investment was unchanged at 8.1 percent over the first eight months of the year, the statistics bureau said on Tuesday. Analysts had expected an increase of 8.0 percent. Still, the rate of growth in investment... Read more
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18d
Canberra Times
China August factory output, retail sales beat expectationsof 10.3 per cent. Fixed asset investment was unchanged at 8.1 per cent over th
China August factory output, retail sales beat expectations
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
of 10.3 per cent. Fixed asset investment was unchanged at 8.1 per cent over the first eight months of the year, the statistics bureau said on Tuesday. Analysts had expected an increase of 8.0 per cent. Still, the rate of growth in... Read more
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18d
Reuters
China August factory output, retail sales beat expectationsincrease of 10.3 percent. Fixed asset investment was unchanged at 8.1 percent
China August factory output, retail sales beat expectations
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
increase of 10.3 percent. Fixed asset investment was unchanged at 8.1 percent over the first eight months of the year, the statistics bureau said on Tuesday. Analysts had expected an increase of 8.0 percent. Still, the rate of growth in investment... Read more
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18d
Reuters
China investment stabilizing, consumption improving: stats bureauBEIJING Investment in China's economy is stabilizing and consumption is improvi
China investment stabilizing, consumption improving: stats bureau
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
BEIJING Investment in China's economy is stabilizing and consumption is improving, a spokesman for China's statistics bureau said on Tuesday. Fixed asset investment has fallen to 16-year lows, due to a record decline in private investment growth.... Read more
18d
Brisbane Times
China August factory output, retail sales beat expectationsof 10.3 per cent. Fixed asset investment was unchanged at 8.1 per cent over th
China August factory output, retail sales beat expectations
Brisbane Times / Posted 18 days ago
of 10.3 per cent. Fixed asset investment was unchanged at 8.1 per cent over the first eight months of the year, the statistics bureau said on Tuesday. Analysts had expected an increase of 8.0 per cent. Still, the rate of growth in... Read more
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The Age
China August factory output, retail sales beat expectationsof 10.3 per cent. Fixed asset investment was unchanged at 8.1 per cent over th
China August factory output, retail sales beat expectations
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
of 10.3 per cent. Fixed asset investment was unchanged at 8.1 per cent over the first eight months of the year, the statistics bureau said on Tuesday. Analysts had expected an increase of 8.0 per cent. Still, the rate of growth in... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
China August factory output, retail sales beat expectationsof 10.3 per cent. Fixed asset investment was unchanged at 8.1 per cent over th
China August factory output, retail sales beat expectations
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 days ago
of 10.3 per cent. Fixed asset investment was unchanged at 8.1 per cent over the first eight months of the year, the statistics bureau said on Tuesday. Analysts had expected an increase of 8.0 per cent. Still, the rate of growth in... Read more
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18d
WA Today
China August factory output, retail sales beat expectationsof 10.3 per cent. Fixed asset investment was unchanged at 8.1 per cent over th
China August factory output, retail sales beat expectations
WA Today / Posted 18 days ago
of 10.3 per cent. Fixed asset investment was unchanged at 8.1 per cent over the first eight months of the year, the statistics bureau said on Tuesday. Analysts had expected an increase of 8.0 per cent. Still, the rate of growth in... Read more
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22d
Fortune
China's Inflation Trends Point to a Stabilizing Economyin July. Importantly, non-food prices showed headline inflation remained stabl
China's Inflation Trends Point to a Stabilizing Economy
Fortune / Posted 22 days ago
in July. Importantly, non-food prices showed headline inflation remained stable, rising 1.4%, unchanged from July. The Statistics bureau data showed a 4.3% year-on-year increase in healthcare costs and a 4.5% rise in “other goods and services”... Read more
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22d
Business Standard India
China August inflation slows to 1.3%, weakest since October 2015rose only 6.4 per cent versus a 16.1 per cent increase in July. Non-food price
China August inflation slows to 1.3%, weakest since October 2015
Business Standard India / Posted 22 days ago
rose only 6.4 per cent versus a 16.1 per cent increase in July. Non-food prices rose 1.4 per cent, unchanged from July, statistics bureau data showed. The producer price index (PPI) dropped 0.8 per cent in August from a year earlier. Analysts... Read more
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22d
Reuters
China August inflation slows to 1.3 percent, weakest since October 2015meat, rose only 6.4 percent versus a 16.1 percent increase in July. Non-food p
China August inflation slows to 1.3 percent, weakest since October 2015
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
meat, rose only 6.4 percent versus a 16.1 percent increase in July. Non-food prices rose 1.4 percent, unchanged from July, statistics bureau data showed. The producer price index (PPI) dropped 0.8 percent in August from a year earlier. Analysts... Read more
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22d
Boston Herald
Egypt's annual inflation hits 15.5 percent in AugustAugust, a surge of nearly two percentage points over the previous month, accord
Egypt's annual inflation hits 15.5 percent in August
Boston Herald / Posted 22 days ago
August, a surge of nearly two percentage points over the previous month, according to data released Thursday by the state statistics bureau. It said food and beverages prices, the single largest component in the basket of goods and services used... Read more
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23d
FOX News
Egypt's annual inflation hits 15.5 percent in AugustCAIRO – Egypt's state statistics bureau says the annual inflation rate in urban
Egypt's annual inflation hits 15.5 percent in August
FOX News / Posted 23 days ago
CAIRO – Egypt's state statistics bureau says the annual inflation rate in urban areas has reached 15.5 percent in August, a surge of nearly two percentage points over the previous month. Data released Thursday by the bureau says food and beverages... Read more
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23d
Daily Herald
Egypt's annual inflation hits 15.5 percent in AugustCAIRO -- Egypt's state statistics bureau says the annual inflation rate in urba
Egypt's annual inflation hits 15.5 percent in August
Daily Herald / Posted 23 days ago
CAIRO -- Egypt's state statistics bureau says the annual inflation rate in urban areas has reached 15.5 percent in August, a surge of nearly two percentage points over the previous month. Data released Thursday by the bureau says food and beverages... Read more
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23d
Namibia Economist
Superstition ain’t the wayhis alleged superstitions probably date back to his long career at the finance
Superstition ain’t the way
Namibia Economist / Posted 23 days ago
his alleged superstitions probably date back to his long career at the finance ministry, rather than his short stint at the statistics bureau. Beijing presumably thinks the bureau’s reputation can withstand the bad publicity, or it would not have... Read more
29d
Reuters
Italy says determined to cut debt despite growth setbackeven such a modest decrease, which would be the first drop since 2007 before th
Italy says determined to cut debt despite growth setback
Reuters / Posted 29 days ago
even such a modest decrease, which would be the first drop since 2007 before the international financial crisis set in. Statistics bureau ISTAT confirmed on Friday a preliminary estimate of zero growth in the second quarter, as shrinking... Read more
29d
BBC News
Chinese trade drop adds to global economic woesfresh data, though, comes on the heels of better-than-expected economic growth
Chinese trade drop adds to global economic woes
BBC News / Posted 29 days ago
fresh data, though, comes on the heels of better-than-expected economic growth in the second quarter. Gross domestic product expanded by 6.7% in the three months to June compared to a year earlier, China's statistics bureau sai... Read more

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