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  1. Promises on IMF chief must be kept

    Posted May 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and World Bank to give developing nations a chance to play a bigger role in world affairs. To not honour the pledge risks further damaging the West's credibility among China, India, Brazil ... There is every reason why this should happen. Developing nations now play a crucial role in the global economy. The old world order can no longer hold absolute sway. It is unfair and illogical. German ...

  2. A fair chance at a decent job: is it too much to ask?

    Posted Jun 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Juan Somavia Discontent is reaching dangerous levels. In three-quarters of the 82 countries with information, most individuals are getting increasingly pessimistic about their future quality of life and standard of living. This all points in one direction ...

  3. State units may default on loans of 4.7tr yuan

    Posted Jun 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... The real risk lay in finding a balance between tempering inflation and maintaining the economic boom. The average non-performing loan ratio of the nation's 17 listed banks stood at 1.14 per ...

  4. Impact of Chinese imports on US jobs, inflation is negligible

    Posted Aug 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Tom Holland Much of the world might be running scared at the prospect of an economic slowdown, but earlier this week China announced that its exports climbed to an all-time monthly record of US$175 billion in July. Shipments to the United States were especially buoyant, reaching a record US$30 billion, even as American exports to China stagnated. As a result, China's monthly ...

  5. Mainland plans Temasek-style investment unit

    Posted Dec 06th 2006, 12:00am by Jamil Anderlini

    ... Jamil Anderlini in Beijing With US$1 trillion in reserves, Beijing must find new route to recycle funds The central government is considering establishing a national investment company modelled on Singapore's Temasek Holdings to recycle China's rapidly growing foreign exchange reserves, reducing appreciation pressure on the yuan and soaking up liquidity, according ...

  6. No real slowdown, but China's more unbalanced than ever

    Posted Jan 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in the year-on-year numbers was only to be expected given the wilting demand for China's exports in Europe and the United States, coupled with Beijing's relatively tight monetary stance ...

  7. US rolls out welcome mat for Chinese

    Posted Jul 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Anita Lam anita.lam@scmp.com The United States government is betting on an expected influx of mainland tourists to boost its economy and employment in the next four years. Returning from ... in terms of spending,' said Lamb-Hale. 'Our national tourism strategy was recently released, and China was named as a focus of that strategy.' The US government hopes to generate ...

  8. Clock ticking on a global implosion

    Posted Jun 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Kevin Rafferty Just when you thought global economic news could not get gloomier, it did. Poor unemployment figures from the United States on Friday along with fresh news of uncertainty ... a reality for the 17-nation EU- while German officials retorted that this would only happen over Chancellor Angela Merkel's dead body. Berlin steadfastly adheres to what might be called ...

  9. Beijing may 'fine-tune' economic policy

    Posted Feb 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... macroeconomic policies in light of the global uncertainty caused by the euro-zone sovereign debt crisis and economic slowdown in the United States. Soliciting views last week from industry ... energy, transport and social services, potentially breaking up industrial monopolies. The National Bureau of Statistics last week revealed an unexpected 4.5 per cent spike in last month's ...

  10. Import growth rate slowest in two years

    Posted Jan 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... cent growth in November- amid the turmoil in the European Union and the United States, China's top two export markets. Economists said the drop in import growth underscored weak domestic ...




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