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China's big three airlines seek Boeing compensation over 737 MAX grounding

May 22 2019

BEIJING China's three biggest airlines have asked U.S. planemaker Boeing Co to compensate them for losses caused by the grounding and delayed deliveries of 737 MAX jets, just as regulators gather to discuss design changes for the troubled aircraft. | Video

In inland Chinese province, property bubble haunts dreams of prosperity

May 20 2019

ZHENGZHOU, China Song Jingyi, a paralegal from a family of modest means in the central Chinese region of Henan, had long dreamed of buying a home of her own in Zhengzhou, the sprawling provincial capital of 10 million where she attended college. | Video

In China's heartland, once-flush shoppers turn cautious

May 16 2019

ZHENGZHOU, China Dressed in a smart black pantsuit behind the wheel of her pearl-white Audi, Zhao Na has come a long way from her roots in rural Henan province, in central China. | Video

China April factory growth unexpectedly slows as economy struggles for traction

Apr 30 2019

BEIJING Factory activity in China expanded for a second straight month in April but at a much slower pace than expected, an official survey showed on Tuesday, suggesting the economy is still struggling for traction despite a flurry of support measures.

China producer inflation picks up for first time in nine months, eases deflation worries

Apr 11 2019

BEIJING China's factory-gate inflation picked up for the first time in nine months in March, lifted by price rises in global commodities as well as signs that government efforts to boost the economy may be putting a floor under domestic demand.

Major air regulators to join FAA's review panel on Boeing's 737 MAX

Apr 09 2019

BEIJING/WASHINGTON China, the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), Ethiopia, Indonesia and at least five other major regulators are expected to join the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) review panel on the Boeing 737 MAX, officials said on Tuesday.

China industrial output growth falls to 17-year low, more support steps expected

Mar 14 2019

BEIJING Growth in China's industrial output fell to a 17-year low in the first two months of the year and the jobless rate rose, pointing to further weakness in the world's second-biggest economy that is likely to trigger more support measures from Beijing. | Video

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