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China poised to tap policy brakes as economy gathers speed

Apr 14 2013

BEIJING China's recovery from its slowest year of economic growth since 1999 likely accelerated in the first three months of 2013, fuelled by a credit boom that could quickly be thrown into reverse if property speculation and inflation gather pace.

China poised to tap policy brakes as economy gathers speed

Apr 14 2013

BEIJING China's recovery from its slowest year of economic growth since 1999 likely accelerated in the first three months of 2013, fuelled by a credit boom that could quickly be thrown into reverse if property speculation and inflation gather pace.

China March trade data signals strengthening recovery

Apr 10 2013

BEIJING China saw a mild trade deficit of $884 million in March as a forecast-busting 14.1 percent year on year surge in imports eclipsed export growth of 10 percent, signaling that domestic demand was gathering steam needed to drive economic recovery. | Video

China March trade data signals strengthening recovery

Apr 10 2013

BEIJING China saw a mild trade deficit of $884 million (576 million pounds) in March as a forecast-busting 14.1 percent year on year surge in imports eclipsed export growth of 10 percent, signalling that domestic demand was gathering steam needed to drive economic recovery. | Video

Easing food prices, mild recovery cool China March inflation

Apr 09 2013

BEIJING China's annual consumer inflation cooled in March as food prices eased from nine-month highs and producer price deflation deepened, data showed on Tuesday, leaving policymakers room to keep monetary conditions easy and nurture a nascent recovery.

Easing food prices, mild recovery cool China March inflation

Apr 09 2013

BEIJING China's annual consumer inflation cooled in March as food prices eased from nine-month highs and producer price deflation deepened, data showed on Tuesday, leaving policymakers room to keep monetary conditions easy and nurture a nascent recovery.

Analysis: China heads back to the '90s in economic reform drive

Mar 19 2013

BEIJING China is poised to launch its most serious economic reform drive since the 1990s after a series of top appointments at the weekend put the architects of Zhu Rongji's clash with state owned enterprises in charge of key economic agencies.

China eyes faster trade talks as trans-Pacific pact advances

Mar 19 2013

BEIJING China will hold three rounds of trade negotiations with Japan and South Korea this year and step up talks with other trading partners, the Ministry of Commerce said on Tuesday, as U.S. efforts to seal a trans-Pacific free trade deal gather pace.

China eyes faster trade talks as trans-Pacific pact advances

Mar 19 2013

BEIJING China will hold three rounds of trade negotiations with Japan and South Korea this year and step up talks with other trading partners, the Ministry of Commerce said on Tuesday, as U.S. efforts to seal a trans-Pacific free trade deal gather pace.

Analysis: China heads back to the '90s in economic reform drive

Mar 18 2013

BEIJING China is poised to launch its most serious economic reform drive since the 1990s after a series of top appointments at the weekend put the architects of Zhu Rongji's clash with state owned enterprises in charge of key economic agencies.

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