SHANGHAI Aug 13 Chinese newspapers available in
Beijing and Shanghai carried the following stories on Wednesday.
Reuters has not checked the stories and does not vouch for their
CHINA SECURITIES JOURNAL
- Chinese commercial banks have announced plans to issue
bonds worth more than 200 billion yuan ($32.5 billion) so far
this year, stepping up debt issuance to help boost their capital
adequacy ratios in compliance with global rules on bank capital
known as Basel III.
- Local governments may loosen property controls further
while regulators may encourage banks to offer discounts on loans
for first-home buyers as the authorities appear to increasingly
tend to move to bolster China's weakening real estate market,
- The Chinese team helping to fight the Ebola virus has
denied a report that eight Chinese medical workers who treated
patients suffering from the deadly Ebola virus have been placed
in quarantine in Sierra Leone.
- Two international subsidiaries of China Mobile Ltd and
China Telecom Corp Ltd are joining a $300 million project to lay
down a new underwater cable in the Pacific, which will connect
Asia and North America.
- Recent comments by U.S. President Barack Obama that China
has failed to play an active role in Iraq can only embarrass the
United States, who was an "intruder" in the Iraqi war and had
thus been the cause of troubles there, the newspaper, the
mouthpiece of the ruling Communist Party of China, said in a
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(Reporting by Shanghai Newsroom; Editing by Anupama Dwivedi)