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  1. Authorities lend ear to global bodies' warnings on deficit spending

    Posted Nov 27th 2004, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... domestic debt to an estimated 22 per cent of GDP as at the end of last year, from 15.5 per cent in 1999, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF). This ratio is still low by international ... the going is good, the IMF says. The authorities in Beijing appear to be listening. 'The pump-priming proactive fiscal policy is being phased out,' the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said. ...

  2. Chinese consumption to triple

    Posted Oct 13th 2005, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... in the world. However, in PPP (purchasing power parity) terms, using IMF estimates, it is already No2- 62 per cent the size of the US economy. The IMF says that, at 8.3 to the US dollar, the yuan ...

  3. New power player takes centre stage in rich man's club

    Posted Jun 20th 2005, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... it should revalue the yuan. From the size of its economy, the sixth largest in the world, China should be a member of the G7 and have more than 2.94 per cent of the votes in the IMF, fewer than ... pressure in the US and, in a more limited way, in Europe and Japan, for a revaluation of the yuan. It has also learnt to use international platforms to put its point of view. At the IMF meeting ...



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