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  1. Business - Economy - CHINA

    Beijing eyes new regional free-trade deal as US-led pact falters

    Posted May 01st 2014, 01:28am by KRISTINE KWOK

    ... to take the lead in kick-starting the formation of a regional free-trade agreement as a US-led pact, which does not include China, faces uncertainty. Wang Shouwen, an assistant commerce minister, ... [Asia Pacific Economic Co-operation forum], China wishes to turn the FTAAP from a long-cherished wish into action," Wang was quoted by mainland media as saying. The concept of an FTAAP ...

  2. News - China - CHINA

    Veteran revolutionary Yang Baibing dies

    Posted Jan 16th 2013, 04:11pm

    ... Associated Press in Beijing Yang Baibing, a veteran revolutionary and strong proponent of economic liberalisation, has died. He was 92. Along with his more famous half-brother, former Chinese president Yang Shangkun, Yang was once among the most powerful leaders in China. However, he was forced into retirement in 1992 and his supporters were purged from the officer corps ...

  3. Lifestyle - Books - CHINA

    Book review: Debating China, edited by Nina Hachigian

    Posted Apr 27th 2014, 05:49pm by DAVID BARTRAM

    ... "I do not think it is fair to blame China for manipulating the exchange rate," argues Yao Yang in an exchange on economics with Barry Naughton, "while failing to mention the Federal ...

  4. Lifestyle - Books - CHINA

    Renewal: The Chinese State and the New Global History by Wang Gungwu

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 12:00am by KERRIE MACPHERSON

    ... Kerrie MacPherson Renewal: The Chinese State and the New Global History by Wang Gungwu Chinese University Press 5 stars Kerrie MacPherson Professor Wang Gungwu surveys the main threads ... Wang recycles such instrumental questions as: how will China become strong, wealthy and competitive without jettisoning tradition? How had threats to the political and social order survived ...

  5. Property - Hong Kong & China - CHINA

    Wenzhou a case study of a property market taken over by speculators

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 05:10am by Langi Chiang

    ... as China's property market continues to boom and home prices keep climbing," said Yang Chenqing, an analyst at China Real Estate Information in Shanghai. The reality is patchy depending ... purchase restrictions, hitting speculators even harder," Yang said. In November, for example, Shanghai extended the consecutive social insurance payment to three years, from two years ...

  6. News - 18th Party Congress - CHINA

    Wang Lijun: from supercop to Party traitor

    Posted Sep 05th 2012, 09:47pm by Agence France-Presse in Beijing

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing Having catalysed China’s biggest political scandal in decades, Wang Lijun went within hours from a police chief who commanded fear and respect to a renegade potentially facing life behind bars. It all fell apart one day in February when, having lost favour with his boss Bo Xilai who at the time ran the megacity of Chongqing, Wang fled to a nearby US ...

  7. Business - Economy - CHINA

    Hi-tech industry helps Shenzhen beat GDP goal

    Posted Jan 23rd 2014, 03:56am by He Huifeng

    ... compared with 2012. That number may fall by another 4.25 per cent this year, according to the report. Shenzhen Municipal People's Congress deputy Yang Qin said Shenzhen has done a good job ...

  8. Business - Economy - CHINA

    China's factories slow down as credit squeeze and holiday disruption kick in

    Posted Feb 02nd 2014, 04:27am by BLOOM

    ... and the China Federation of Logistics and Purchasing said yesterday. "The economy has lost some momentum," said Wang Tao, chief China economist at UBS in Hong Kong, who previously worked ...

  9. Property - Hong Kong & China - CHINA

    Beijing's move to supply affordable homes unlikely to curb prices: agents

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 05:06am by Langi Chiang, Yvonne Liu

    ... year on year in Shanghai, the second fastest. "The measures will not have much of an impact in the short term," said Yang Chenqing, an analyst with China Real Estate Information ... the first mainland city to do so. "I'm not so optimistic about the implementation this time either," Yang said. "Let's hope things will be different under the new president ...

  10. Business - Economy - CHINA

    China trade outlook worsens as exports tumble in June

    Posted Jul 10th 2013, 10:11am by Victoria Ruan

    ... rate cut in the coming months when needed to support growth. Wang Jun, a researcher at the China Centre for International Economic Exchanges, said there was a chance for this year's growth rate to fall slightly below the annual target of 7.5 per cent but it is "unlikely to lose speed dramatically to touch or even breach the level of 7 per cent". Wang said 7 per cent may ...




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