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Elias Glenn

As Chinese school year starts, some Beijing residents find their kids can't get admission

Sep 13 2018

BEIJING As China's school year kicks off, some longtime Beijing residents are being forced by restrictive residency rules to send their children to distant schools, with some unlucky few packing their bags for places as far south as Shenzhen.

RPT-UPDATE 2-China's record trade surplus with U.S. adds fuel to trade war fire

Sep 09 2018

* Aug trade surplus at $27.91 bln, vs July surplus of $28.05 bln

China's record trade surplus with U.S. adds fuel to trade war fire

Sep 08 2018

BEIJING China's trade surplus with the United States widened to a record in August even as the country's export growth slowed slightly, an outcome that could push President Donald Trump to turn up the heat on Beijing in their cantankerous trade dispute.

Tencent loses $20 billion in value after China attacks myopia with gaming curbs

Aug 31 2018

HONG KONG/BEIJING Tencent Holdings' market value slumped by around $20 billion on Friday after China intensified a crackdown on online gaming citing rising levels of myopia, heightening regulatory risks for companies in the world's biggest gaming market. | Video

Surprise China factory pick-up may not last as export orders shrink again

Aug 31 2018

BEIJING Growth in China's manufacturing sector unexpectedly picked up in August after a two-month slide, offering some cushion for the slowing economy as the United States rapidly ratchets up tariffs on Chinese goods.

China says won't resort to strong stimulus but will keep liquidity ample

Aug 21 2018

BEIJING China's central bank said on Tuesday that it will not resort to strong stimulus to support the slowing economy but will keep liquidity reasonably ample and offer more help to companies which are having trouble obtaining financing.

Beijing struggles to defuse anger over China's P2P lending crisis

Aug 13 2018

BEIJING Peter Wang was asleep at his home in Beijing last Monday when police officers arrived before dawn to detain him, saying he had helped organize a protest planned for later that day. | Video

Chinese exports accelerate even as Trump escalates trade war

Aug 08 2018

BEIJING China's exports surged more than expected in July despite U.S. duties and its closely watched surplus with the United States remained near record highs, as the world's two major economic powers ramp up a bitter dispute that some fear could derail global growth. | Video

China reagiert auf neue US-Zölle mit Gegenmaßnahmen

Aug 08 2018

Washington/Peking Die USA und China haben eine neue Runde im Handelsstreit eingeläutet: Das Handelsministerium in Peking kündigte am Mittwoch Abgaben von 25 Prozent auf amerikanische Einfuhren im Volumen von 16 Milliarden Dollar an.

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