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  1. News - China - CHINA

    China seeks greater influence in Arctic region

    Posted Jun 25th 2013, 12:00am by KIM WALL

    ... countries, as it bids to raise its stake in the faraway but resource-rich region. The China-Nordic Arctic Research Centre, whose launch plan was announced in Shanghai in early June, may signal new ... was still in the initial stage. The move comes only weeks after China became one of six new countries granted permanent observer status at the Arctic Council. While the major Arctic powers ...

  2. Business - Economy - CHINA

    Low inflation boosts stimulus hopes in China

    Posted Nov 11th 2014, 05:33am by Reuters

    ... stimulus hopes in China The mainland's annual consumer inflation remained near a five-year low in October at 1.6 per cent, further evidence that the economy is cooling and reinforcing ... requires China's policymakers to monitor the situation closely and take action swiftly." They said the central bank might inject money into the financial system more frequently to keep ...

  3. Business - Economy - CHINA

    Beijing's easing policy tested as factory output slows

    Posted Nov 21st 2014, 05:36am by Victoria Ruan

    ... pointing to fresh softness in the factory sector. The HSBC flash China manufacturing purchasing managers' index fell to 50 this month, on the cusp of contraction and a six-month low, from 50.4 ... so far focused only on the supply side but not weak credit demand, and were thus ineffective," said Citigroup economist Shen Minggao. Shen expects the People's Bank of China to cut ...

  4. Business - Economy - CHINA

    World Bank urges Beijing to phase out hard economic targets

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 12:57pm by Victoria Ruan

    ... Bank said yesterday as it released its China economic update. However, the World Bank also said economic growth of about 7 per cent might be needed next year to ensure job stability, compared ... in resource allocation without bringing down the growth rate too drastically or disrupting the labour market. The authorities "do have some policy space and policy buffers to meet an ambitious ...

  5. Business - Economy - CHINA

    World Bank official urges China to be vigilant over rising debt levels

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 05:57am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Victoria Ruan in Beijing victoria.ruan@scmp.com World Bank's chief economist says mainland GDP growth of 7 per cent would be acceptable China urged to be vigilant over debt ... year to curb the financial risks related to over-investment. In an interview with the South China Morning Post, Basu also played down concerns about the impact of the Federal Reserve's ...

  6. Business - Economy - CHINA

    China's manufacturing activity shrinks for 11th consecutive month

    Posted Sep 21st 2012, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... in August as new orders continued to fall, albeit at a slower rate. Readings below 50 indicate a contraction. "China's manufacturing growth is still slowing, but the pace of slowdown ... into the government's fiscal resources when needed to help stabilise growth. The government has room for a fiscal deficit of almost 2 trillion yuan (HK$2.45 trillion) in the last four months of the year ...

  7. Business - Economy - CHINA

    China heading for economic downturn, many warn

    Posted Dec 06th 2012, 12:00am by JANE CAI

    ... economic reforms in key areas, they believe the next pattern of growth will not be so stellar, as the nation begins to lose its traditional advantages of cheap manpower, land and natural resources ... back on the agenda. However, "vested interests are increasingly powerful", he said. "It would be hard to push ahead with the reforms if we cannot conquer the obstacles introduced ...

  8. Business - Economy - CHINA

    Experts warn on latest China stimulus package

    Posted Oct 18th 2012, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Maxim Group, the debt of 10 of China's largest solar energy companies totalled 111 billion yuan. The report said LDK Solar, the world's second-largest producer of solar modules, and Suntech Power, the world's biggest maker of solar panels, were the most likely to go bankrupt. "The decision to use the banks to front the money for China's stimulus essentially ...

  9. Business - Economy - CHINA

    Investors await specific steps to bolster growth

    Posted Sep 13th 2012, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... remarks indicated "the government still has enough fiscal fire power to stimulate the economy if it wants to and if that is needed," said Louis Kuijs, chief China economist at the Royal ... subway, and energy-saving projects. Li Tie, director of the China Centre for Urban Development at the National Development and Reform Commission, said the state planning agency is looking ...

  10. Lifestyle - Books - CHINA

    Book review: Betrayal in Paris, by Paul French

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 03:52pm by KIN-MING LIU

    ... Points" statement, China went with high hopes- only to be deserted by the powers, which sided with Japan. China, Koo said, was "betrayed in the house of our only friend". On June 28, ... rejuvenation"- one must learn about the "century of humiliation", the period between 1839 on the eve of the first Opium War and 1949 with the founding of the People's Republic, when China ...




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