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  1. News - China - ECONOMY

    State-owned enterprise reform likely to be modest, researcher suggests

    Posted Oct 18th 2013, 11:33pm by Cary Huang

    ... reform 'to be modest' A leading central government researcher has called for the overhaul of state-owned enterprises but avoided saying whether their special status should be scrapped ... be discussed at the third plenary session of the party's Central Committee next month. Cheng suggested seven changes to state-owned enterprises (SOEs): shifting the division between government ...

  2. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    SOE profits slide but ray of hope in private sector

    Posted Aug 28th 2012, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... profits slide but ray of hope in private sector The poor performance of mainland state-owned enterprises (SOEs) and industrial firms points to a deepening economic slowdown in the world's second-biggest economy. Statistics bureau data released yesterday showed that combined profits at companies owned or controlled by the government dropped 12.2 per cent in the first seven months from ...

  3. News - China - ECONOMY

    Wage increases part of approved income distribution plan

    Posted Feb 06th 2013, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... system, under which wages will be raised and state-owned enterprises will be required to hand over a greater share of their profits. With China's social inequality reaching alarming ... amended half a dozen times amid strong objections from interest groups related to state-owned companies and some government bodies. "The guidelines are about the goals, direction, and major ...

  4. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Earnings growth in Chinese industrial sector slows further

    Posted Oct 28th 2014, 01:22pm by Eric Ng

    ... earnings growth of 9.7 per cent in the nine months, beating the 0.2 per cent gain at state-owned enterprises, which dominate in energy and resources. ...

  5. News - China - ECONOMY

    Local government debt show signs of improving

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 07:48pm by Keith Zhai

    ... changed the itinerary to include a three-day stay in Las Vegas. The audit report also found that some 30 per cent of 790 major decisions made by 11 state-owned enterprises involved wrongdoing ... and corruption persisted in some departments and state enterprises despite President Xi Jinping's nationwide crackdown on graft. Together, their audited expenses accounted for 154 billion yuan ...

  6. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Questions raised about China's big plan to modernise old industrial bases

    Posted May 08th 2013, 12:00am by JANE CAI

    ... of the "northeast revival" plan kicked off a decade ago that aimed at restructuring and strengthening state-owned enterprises. The drive "made some progress", Zhao said, in the three provinces that it covered- Heilongjiang, Jilin and Liaoning, home to the country's steel, oil, machinery, locomotive industries- by selling shares in state-owned enterprises to private ...

  7. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    China’s services sector grows apace, mirroring rebound in manufacturing

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 10:16am by Reuters

    ... from April's 50.4, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Sunday, beating market expectations of 50.6. The official PMI is weighted more towards bigger and state-owned enterprises ...

  8. News - China - ECONOMY

    China factory activity expands with official PMI hitting 18-month high

    Posted Nov 02nd 2013, 04:58am by Reuters

    ... released last week. The official PMI is weighted more towards bigger and state-owned enterprises and tends to produce more favourable results than the private survey, which focuses more on smaller and private-sector firms. The HSBC survey showed a surprise jump in new export orders to 51.3, up from the initial reading of 50.8. Many of the surveyed firms reported stronger demand from the United States ...

  9. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Social security fund aims for 9.9pc rise in income

    Posted May 08th 2013, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Started with 20 billion yuan from the Ministry of Finance, the NSSF has since grown on the back of contributions from fiscal appropriations, transfers of shares from state-owned enterprises ...

  10. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Lack of reform will hobble mainland growth, says economist

    Posted Sep 29th 2012, 12:00am by Lulu Chen

    ... would not be able to generate another economic miracle that stemmed from rural reforms and the establishment of special economic zones in the early 1980s, state-owned enterprise reforms ...




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