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Cost Rises Worry China Statistics Agency as Industry Profit Growth Quickened Last Month

Cost Rises Worry China Statistics Agency as Industry Profit Growth Quickened Last Month

Industrial profit growth accelerated last month, but increased costs warrant attention, China’s National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) official website warned on June 27.

Jun 28, 2017
Xu Wei
SOEs Reaped Profits of USD152 Billion From January-May, up 25.5%, Ministry of Finance Reports

SOEs Reaped Profits of USD152 Billion From January-May, up 25.5%, Ministry of Finance Reports

The economic performance of China's state-owned enterprises (SOEs) was steadily on the up from January to May.

Jun 27, 2017
Xu Wei
China’s New Policy Sees Outbound Investment Dive 53% in First Five Months

China’s New Policy Sees Outbound Investment Dive 53% in First Five Months

China’s outbound investment plummeted in the first five months of this year, according to official data, showing policies brought in…

Jun 19, 2017
Yicai Global
China's Overseas Workers Earned USD61 Billion Last Year, Surpassed Only by India

China's Overseas Workers Earned USD61 Billion Last Year, Surpassed Only by India

The total amount of remittances by Chinese expatriate workers last year reached more than USD445 billion globally, representing an increase…

Jun 16, 2017
Yicai Global
China’s Zhejiang Province Sets Five-Year GDP Goal of USD1 Trillion

China’s Zhejiang Province Sets Five-Year GDP Goal of USD1 Trillion

China’s eastern province of Zhejiang, which has the nation’s most-developed private economy, is expecting a surge in gross domestic product…

Jun 15, 2017
Lin Xiaozhao
China’s CPI Climbs 1.5% On Year in May, In Line With Experts’ Forecasts

China’s CPI Climbs 1.5% On Year in May, In Line With Experts’ Forecasts

China’s national consumer price index rose 1.5 percent on the year last month, according to official data, matching analysts’ forecasts.

Jun 9, 2017
Yicai Global
Global FDI Fell 2% Last Year; China Became World’s Second Largest Investor, UN Report Says

Global FDI Fell 2% Last Year; China Became World’s Second Largest Investor, UN Report Says

The value of outbound investments from China increased 44 percent to USD183 billion last year, making the country the world’s…

Jun 8, 2017
Yicai Global
Yicai Chief Economist's Confidence Index Falls

Yicai Chief Economist's Confidence Index Falls

After hitting a 49-month high last month, the Yicai Chief Economist Confidence Index fell to 50.35, meaning economists expect China's…

Jun 8, 2017
Yicai Global
China’s Forex Reserves Rise for Four Months for First in Three Years Last Month on Unexpected Growth

China’s Forex Reserves Rise for Four Months for First in Three Years Last Month on Unexpected Growth

Driven by a weaker dollar and a rallying US bond market, China’s foreign exchange reserves grew better than expected, staying over USD3 trillion for four straight months.

Jun 8, 2017
Yicai Global
Caixin Services PMI in May Registers 52.8 in Its First Rise This Year

Caixin Services PMI in May Registers 52.8 in Its First Rise This Year

The Caixin China General Services Business Activity Index (PMI) released today for last month shows a rise to 52.8, up 1.3 percent from April, logging its first increase this year.

Jun 6, 2017
Yicai Global
UBS Revises Yuan-Dollar Parity Expectation, Says China's Forex Reserves Not to Fall Below Benchmark

UBS Revises Yuan-Dollar Parity Expectation, Says China's Forex Reserves Not to Fall Below Benchmark

China’s foreign exchange reserves may not fall below USD3 trillion benchmark this year thanks to currency stabilization and capital controls…

Jun 1, 2017
Yicai Global
Caixin Manufacturing PMI Falls Below 50 for First Time in 11 Months

Caixin Manufacturing PMI Falls Below 50 for First Time in 11 Months

The Caixin China Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index for last month was 49.6, down 0.7 point from April and falling below…

Jun 1, 2017
Yicai Global

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