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BEIJING China unveiled fresh measures to support the rental housing market on Wednesday, making it easier for companies in the sector to raise money and paving way for retail investors to buy into securities such as Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs).
BEIJING China's new home prices rose for their 35th consecutive month in March, with more cities reporting growth as the government supported demand from first-time buyers and despite persistent curbs to dampen speculative demand.
BEIJING A raft of Chinese data over coming weeks is expected to show the world's second-biggest economy cooled slightly in March from the first two months of the year, with the main risk to the outlook now centered on an escalating Sino-U.S. trade spat.
(This version of the March 26th story corrects value of China's U.S. semiconductor imports in paragraph 14)
Peking Die in China herrschende Kommunistische Partei stellt dem neuen Notenbankchef Yi Gang einen mächtigen und ranghöheren Funktionär zur Seite.
Berlin Nach ihren jüngsten Zolldrohungen versuchen die USA nun wichtigen Handelspartnern weitreichende Zugeständnisse abzuringen.
BEIJING Guo Shuqing, head of China's new regulator for the banking and insurance sectors, has been appointed the Communist Party chief and deputy governor of the People's Bank of China (PBOC), official publication Financial News reported on Monday.
Peking Nach dem jüngsten Säbelrasseln im Handelsstreit zwischen den USA und China loten beide Seiten die Chancen für eine Annäherung aus.
BEIJING The United States has flouted trade rules with an inquiry into intellectual property and China will defend its interests, Vice Premier Liu He told U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin in a telephone call on Saturday, Chinese state media reported.
BEIJING/SHANGHAI China urged the United States on Friday to "pull back from the brink" as President Donald Trump's plans for tariffs on up to $60 billion in Chinese goods moved the world's two largest economies closer to a trade war. | Video