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  1. Business - Banking & Finance - PEOPLE

    Zhou will step down as PBOC chief, report says

    Posted Feb 05th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Beijing Zhou will step down as PBOC chief, report says Mainland central bank governor Zhou Xiaochuan will step down from his position next month, the China Securities Journal ... the People's Bank of China. The newspaper is published by Xinhua. The report adds to signs that Zhou, 65, whose decade of service makes him the longest-tenured PBOC chief, will leave his post soon. ...

  2. Business - Economy

    China expected to keep interest rates unchanged

    Posted Mar 20th 2013, 12:00am by Ray Chan

    ... for manoeuvre." Zhou Xiaochuan, who was reappointed PBOC governor by the National People's Congress, raised an alert last week about rising inflation. Zhou said the central bank planned to stabilise ...

  3. Business - Banking & Finance

    China’s PBOC chief search spurs focus on finance regulators

    Posted Nov 27th 2012, 03:55pm by Bloomberg

    ... affairs at the U.S. Treasury Department. “Zhou’s path to the PBOC was after serving as chairman of a bank and another regulatory commission, so his successor is likely to be one of the current regulators and not a banker.” Shang is Zhou’s “most likely successor” and Guo would be “the best successor,” Yu Yongding, a former academic adviser to the PBOC, said November 14. Guo holds a law ...

  4. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Slowdown is nothing to fret over, says PBOC chief

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Washington Slowdown is nothing to fret over, says PBOC chief China's slower expansion in the first quarter was "normal" as the world's second-largest economy sacrifices growth to make structural reforms, People's Bank of China governor Zhou Xiaochuan said in the US at the weekend. While a "mild" slowdown in the global economy did ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    PBOC sounds warning over local government loans

    Posted Mar 14th 2013, 12:00am by Kwong Man-ki

    ... Kwong Man-ki in Beijing phoenix.kwong@scmp.com PBOC sounds warning over local government loans The risk banks face on loans to local governments' financing vehicles is a matter of great concern, the mainland's central bank warned yesterday. "We should not underestimate the risk of that kind of loans. However, we should not say that the risk has become very ...

  6. Business - Banking & Finance - FINANCE

    Central bank eyes new agency for forex investment

    Posted Aug 07th 2013, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... George Chen george.chen@scmp.com Central bank hopes agency separate from sovereign wealth fund would improve returns on its US$3.5 trillion reserves, sources say PBOC eyes new unit to invest forex The People's Bank of China (PBOC) is working on a plan to establish a new government agency to invest its US$3.5 trillion of foreign exchange reserves abroad more efficiently. ...

  7. PBOC calls for global financial co-operation

    Posted Mar 27th 2009, 12:00am by Martin Zhou

    ... 'counter-cyclical multipliers from various prosperity indices' to serve as an early warning of market chaos. The PBOC blamed the hands-off attitude and complacency of regulators, namely those ... from the very basics: the self-criticism,' the article said. The article was the latest in a series published by the PBOC addressing a range of issues expected to come under hot debate ...

  8. PBOC chief sees room for rate rises but points to constraints

    Posted Mar 07th 2008, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... a gap between the mainland and the world's largest economy and this was something the PBOC must take into consideration as it pondered further adjustments. The central bank also had ... adjustment,' he said. The PBOC last year raised rates six times to slow runaway growth and control inflation, which now stands at its highest in more than a decade. World Bank chief ...

  9. Business - Banking & Finance - ECONOMY

    Beijing giving foreign economists the cold shoulder

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 08:31am by George Chen

    ... the People's Bank of China discussed internally the idea of creating the position of "PBOC chief economist" to strengthen global monetary policy research for the central bank. The suggestion won support from PBOC governor Zhou Xiaochuan. Several chief economists at foreign and domestic banks were considered, including Ma Jun, a long-time chief China economist for Deutsche Bank. Ma ...

  10. News - China

    Central bank governor left out of key policymaking group

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 12:00am by WIRE

    ... at the PBOC declined to comment when asked about the decision. Market analysts have long thought that Zhou was likely to leave the PBOC in any reshuffle of top economic posts prompted by a change ... of any change at the top of the central bank, market talk centred on the elevation of three men - regarded by analysts as possible PBOC chiefs - to the committee Zhou is leaving. Financial sector ...




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