Macro Economy

Fewer Chinese Citizens Are Planning Home Purchase as Mortgage Rates Rise

Fewer Chinese Citizens Are Planning Home Purchase as Mortgage Rates Rise

Fewer people are planning to buy a house in China as mortgage rates continue to rise, according to a survey by the central bank.

Mar 16, 2018
Liao Shumin
Chinese Economy Could Perform Above Expectations This Year Following Solid Start to 2017

Chinese Economy Could Perform Above Expectations This Year Following Solid Start to 2017

China’s economy made a strong start to 2017, with consumer goods sales up 9.7 percent annually in January to February…

Mar 15, 2018
Zhu Yanran & Guo Liqin
China's Top Political Advisory Body Concludes Annual Session

China's Top Political Advisory Body Concludes Annual Session

The First Session of the 13th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), the top political advisory body, began its closing ceremony Thursday morning.

Mar 15, 2018
Xinhua
China's Reform of Party, State Institutions Revolutionary: Senior Official

China's Reform of Party, State Institutions Revolutionary: Senior Official

The Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee's decision and plan on deepening reform of Party and state institutions are…

Mar 14, 2018
Xinhua
80% of China’s Schools Must Have at Least 10M Broadband This Year, MOE Says

80% of China’s Schools Must Have at Least 10M Broadband This Year, MOE Says

China's education ministry is requiring all schools to achieve basic internet access with increased speed this year, with the proportion…

Mar 14, 2018
Tang Shihua
China’s Top Economic Planners Support Joint Development of State, Private Sectors to Expand Market

China’s Top Economic Planners Support Joint Development of State, Private Sectors to Expand Market

Chairman of one of China’s top economic bodies played down suggestions that the state in China is getting richer while…

Mar 13, 2018
Tang Shihua
China to Set Up State Immigration Administration

China to Set Up State Immigration Administration

China plans to set up a state immigration administration under the Ministry of Public Security, according to a document on…

Mar 13, 2018
Xinhua
China Unveils Cabinet Reshuffle Plan

China Unveils Cabinet Reshuffle Plan

China on Tuesday unveiled a massive cabinet reshuffle plan to make the government better-structured, more efficient, and service-oriented.

Mar 13, 2018
Xinhua
China Greets Foreign Firms’ Joining In Mixed-Ownership Reform, Pledges to Protect Investors

China Greets Foreign Firms’ Joining In Mixed-Ownership Reform, Pledges to Protect Investors

China welcomes foreign firms’ participation in the mixed-ownership system of state-owned enterprises and will protect the interests of all investors,…

Mar 12, 2018
Xu Wei
China's Import Expo Over-booked: Commerce Minister

China's Import Expo Over-booked: Commerce Minister

The booth area for the International Import Expo (CIIE) slated for November in Shanghai has been over-booked by 20 percent, Chinese Commerce Minister Zhong Shan said Sunday.

Mar 12, 2018
Xinhua
China’s 16 FTAs Span 24 Countries and Regions, Vice Commerce Minister Says

China’s 16 FTAs Span 24 Countries and Regions, Vice Commerce Minister Says

China has inked 16 free trade agreements spanning 24 countries or regions to date and will continue to support multilateral trade negotiations and hold an open attitude toward talks on other topics.

Mar 12, 2018
Liang Xiangyi
China Already in Phase of Stabilizing Leverage Ratio: Central Bank

China Already in Phase of Stabilizing Leverage Ratio: Central Bank

China has entered a stage of stabilizing leverage ratio and is gradually reducing it, China's central bank governor said Friday.

Mar 9, 2018
Xinhua

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