China’s VAT cut still does not do enough for small manufacturers
China’s VAT cut still does not do enough for small manufacturers
  • Premier Li Keqiang said last week that Beijing will cut the value-added tax (VAT) rate for manufacturing firms by 3 percentage points to 13 per cent from April 1
  • Owners play down suggestions it could boost domestic business and aid employment to help offset the slowdown in growth caused by the US-China trade war
4 hours ago
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China’s VAT cut still does not do enough for small manufacturers
  • Premier Li Keqiang said last week that Beijing will cut the value-added tax (VAT) rate for manufacturing firms by 3 percentage points to 13 per cent from April 1
  • Owners play down suggestions it could boost domestic business and aid employment to help offset the slowdown in growth caused by the US-China trade war
4 hours ago
China’s VAT cut still does not do enough for small manufacturersChina’s VAT cut still does not do enough for small manufacturers
China economy
China’s VAT cut still does not do enough for small manufacturers
4 hours ago
  • Premier Li Keqiang said last week that Beijing will cut the value-added tax (VAT) rate for manufacturing firms by 3 percentage points to 13 per cent from April 1
  • Owners play down suggestions it could boost domestic business and aid employment to help offset the slowdown in growth caused by the US-China trade war
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Chancellor says government will tighten network security requirements but not single out individual companies.

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19 Mar 2019 - 11:30PM

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