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China’s Consumer, Producer Inflation Fell in April From March, Rose Year-on-Year

China’s Consumer, Producer Inflation Fell in April From March, Rose Year-on-Year

China’s consumer and producer prices, two main gauges of inflation, continued to decline on a monthly basis in April following the Lunar New Year holidays, but registered annual and quarterly gains.

May 10, 2018
Xu Wei
China's CPI Falls 1.1% Monthly in March on Post-Holiday Food Price Falls

China's CPI Falls 1.1% Monthly in March on Post-Holiday Food Price Falls

China's CPI Falls 1.1% Monthly in March on Post-Holiday Food Price Falls

Apr 11, 2018
Liao Shumin
China Should Step Up Economic Opening to Circumvent US Tariffs, Yicai Chief Economists Survey Suggests

China Should Step Up Economic Opening to Circumvent US Tariffs, Yicai Chief Economists Survey Suggests

If the trade dispute between the world’s two largest economies escalates into a trade war, it will have a direct…

Apr 10, 2018
He Xiao
Hotel Prices in China’s Tropical Sanya Fell 40% Since Lunar New Year

Hotel Prices in China’s Tropical Sanya Fell 40% Since Lunar New Year

Hotel operators in Sanya, the southern Hainan province, often referred to as China's Hawaii, saw nearly 40 percent drop in…

Mar 30, 2018
Dou Shicong
Affected by Chinese New Year Holiday, China's CPI in February Ups Nearly 3%

Affected by Chinese New Year Holiday, China's CPI in February Ups Nearly 3%

The year-on-year increase in China’s consumer price index, CPI, in February has returned to the “2 percent era” after a year, driven by the week-long Spring Festival holiday last month.

Mar 9, 2018
Xu Wei
China’s GDP Growth Last Month Will Match Government Forecast, Yicai Chief Economists Survey Shows

China’s GDP Growth Last Month Will Match Government Forecast, Yicai Chief Economists Survey Shows

China’s economy is set to expand in line with the government work report this year, according to chief economists surveyed…

Mar 7, 2018
He Xiao
China Pledges Price Stability During Upcoming Chinese New Year

China Pledges Price Stability During Upcoming Chinese New Year

China’s National Development and Reform Commission has kept prices down in the buildup to Chinese New Year and will work to maintain them during the week-long holiday period.

Feb 13, 2018
Dou Shicong
China’s 2018 GDP Will Brake; Final Consumption Will Speed Up, CAS Says

China’s 2018 GDP Will Brake; Final Consumption Will Speed Up, CAS Says

China has entered a key phase where consumption is gaining ground as an economic growth driver. China’s rising gross domestic…

Jan 19, 2018
Xu Wei
China’s Highest GDP Growth Rate in Seven Years Defies Concerns Over Regulatory Controls

China’s Highest GDP Growth Rate in Seven Years Defies Concerns Over Regulatory Controls

China's gross domestic product growth last year exceeded expectations, hitting over CNY80 trillion for the first time. It also represents…

Jan 19, 2018
Xu Wei
China’s CPI Rises 1.8% in December on Increase in Non-Food Prices

China’s CPI Rises 1.8% in December on Increase in Non-Food Prices

China’s Consumer Price Index rose by 1.8 percent annually in December, driven by a fast increase in the prices of non-food items, the National Bureau of Statistics said in a press briefing today.

Jan 10, 2018
Xu Wei
China Will Likely Post 6.8% Economic Growth Rate This Year, Report Says

China Will Likely Post 6.8% Economic Growth Rate This Year, Report Says

China will likely record an economic growth rate of 6.8 percent for this year, per the China Economist Survey on Hot Topics for the fourth quarter.

Dec 29, 2017
Zhu Yanran
China’s Consumer Price Index and Producer Price Index Rates in November Beat Expectations, Easing Inflationary Pressure

China’s Consumer Price Index and Producer Price Index Rates in November Beat Expectations, Easing Inflationary Pressure

China’s annual consumer price index (CPI) and producer price index (PPI) both saw a drop last month, showed data released…

Dec 11, 2017
Xu Wei