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  1. Stimulus helps boost earnings at state firms

    Posted Apr 20th 2009, 12:00am by Denise Tsang, Eric Ng

    ... Denise Tsang in Boao and Eric Ng State-owned enterprises turned around their fortunes last month with the help of Beijing's economic stimulus measures, which pushed their profits higher, according to a top official. State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission (Sasac) chairman Li Rongrong, speaking at a roundtable at the Boao Forum, revealed yesterday ...

  2. Mainland confidence falls to 8-year low amid growing uncertainty

    Posted Jan 10th 2009, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... in the United States and Europe hurt orders. Many economists and entrepreneurs feel the worst is yet to come but think a gradual recovery in confidence is possible when the impact of the 4 trillion yuan ...

  3. US checks to prevent surge of China textiles

    Posted Nov 04th 2008, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang The United States will scrutinise mainland-made textiles and apparel imports in the lead-up to the end of a quota regime on December 31, a move dubbed paranoid by Chinese manufacturers. The US International Trade Commission has said it will compile statistical reports every two weeks from December 1 on the volume, value, unit value and import market share of textiles ...

  4. Belle to press on with mainland network growth

    Posted Mar 25th 2009, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang Shoemaker and retailer Belle International Holdings, which reported an almost 30 per cent increase in operating profit last year, plans to expand its sales network on the mainland despite the poorer economic outlook. The No1 retailer of women ...

  5. Minister pledges yuan value to remain stable

    Posted Nov 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... environment,' he said. His remarks mark the latest round in a continuing debate about lifting the value of the currency. The pressure is mounting in the lead-up to the first official visit of United States President Barack Obama in Beijing later this month for the latest round of the Sino-US economic and trade dialogues. Citibank chief economist Shen Minggao said he believed that Beijing ...

  6. FDI declines 9.5pc amid global downturn

    Posted Apr 16th 2009, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... the foundation for recovery in the coming months. He said the expansion in rural consumption was more promising, with home electrical appliances sales growing 70 per cent to 1.45 million units and 72 per ...

  7. Beijing tightens scrutiny of FDI to stem hot money inflow

    Posted Jul 19th 2008, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang The mainland has tightened checks on foreign investments, in an escalated effort to stem the inflow of speculative capital. The move marks a second round of efforts in less than three weeks. Condemning speculators who bet on the yuan's r ...

  8. Beijing says US levy on tyres 'unreasonable'

    Posted Jul 04th 2009, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang Beijing has rebuked the United States for planning to impose a hefty levy on Chinese-made passenger vehicle and light truck tyres, which it deems 'unreasonable and groundless'. Breaking its silence since the US action was announced on Monday, the Ministry of Commerce said yesterday the government was 'highly concerned' about the proposed 55 per cent ...

  9. Mainland manufacturing slide stabilising

    Posted Feb 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang Economists advise caution as CLSA business index improves for second month running The sharp decline in manufacturing activity on the mainland showed signs of abating last month, according to a CLSA business indicator, which improved for the ...

  10. Shanghai home prices fall 24pc

    Posted Sep 06th 2008, 12:00am by Denise Tsang, Yvonne Liu

    ... of high-end residential properties in downtown Shanghai remained stable during the first half, but the number of transactions began declining in July. Sales volume of residential units ranging in size ...




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