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China industrial output, retail sales accelerate but property clouds outlook

Nov 15 2021

BEIJING (Reuters) -China's industrial output and retail sales grew more quickly than expected in October, despite fresh curbs to control COVID-19 outbreaks and supply shortages, but the slowing property sector weighed on the economic outlook.

China Oct new bank loans fall less than expected, mortgages rise

Nov 10 2021

BEIJING New bank lending in China fell sharply in October from the previous month, but not quite as badly as forecast by analysts who expect the central bank to ease monetary policy cautiously due to risks of stagflation.

China central bank to tread warily on easing amid stagflation risk - policy sources

Nov 08 2021

BEIJING (Reuters) -China's central bank will likely move cautiously on loosening monetary policy to bolster the economy, as slowing economic growth and soaring factory inflation fuel concerns over stagflation, policy sources and analysts said.

China c.bank to tread warily on easing amid stagflation risk - policy sources

Nov 08 2021

BEIJING, Nov 8 China's central bank will likely move cautiously on loosening monetary policy to bolster the economy, as slowing economic growth and soaring factory inflation fuel concerns over stagflation, policy sources and analysts said.

Analysis-China's self-inflicted slowdown tests Beijing's reform resolve

Oct 19 2021

BEIJING As China raced ahead of major rival economies from the COVID-19 induced slump last year, Beijing saw a chance to push through tough measures targeting debt-ridden developers as well as industrial polluters and tech giants.

China's economy stumbles on power crunch, property woes

Oct 18 2021

BEIJING China's economy hit its slowest pace of growth in a year in the third quarter, hurt by power shortages and wobbles in the property sector, highlighting the challenge facing policymakers as they seek to prop up a faltering recovery while reining in the real estate sector. | Video

UPDATE 2-China Q3 GDP growth hits 1-year low, raising heat on policymakers

Oct 17 2021

* Sept retail sales growth 4.4% (Adds analyst comment, updates to reflect second quarter revision in paragraph 5)

China Q3 GDP growth seen hitting 1-year low, raising heat on policymakers

Oct 17 2021

BEIJING, Oct 18 China's economy likely grew at the slowest pace in a year in the third quarter, hurt by power shortages, supply bottlenecks and sporadic COVID-19 outbreaks and raising heat on policymakers amid rising jitters over the property sector.

Analysis-China likely to keep property curbs despite slowdown, may soften tactics

Oct 14 2021

BEIJING Chinese leaders, fearful that a persistent property bubble could undermine the country's long-term ascent, are likely to maintain tough curbs on the sector even as the economy slows, but could soften some tactics as needed, policy sources and analysts said.

UPDATE 2-China Sept bank loans rise less than expected, broader credit growth slows

Oct 13 2021

* TSF 2.9 trln yuan, vs f'cast 3.105 trln yuan (Adds analyst comment)

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