As Xi Jinping’s corruption crackdown continues apace, the latest high-profile target is Wang...
economic growth rates
by Cindy | Sep 6, 2013
At CNN World, professor of government Minxin Pei discusses China’s economic outlook and...
by Mengyu Dong | Jul 18, 2012
As China’s economic growth dropped to a three-year low of 7.6%, Premier Wen Jiabao promised on Tuesday to launch new plans to prop up the job market. From Joe McDonald at the Associated Press: Premier Wen Jiabao said Tuesday...
by victoriawu | May 27, 2011
China has been ranked as the emerging Asian economy most likely to maintain steady growth for the next five years. From Bloomberg: China scored 76.2 percent in a ranking of 16 areas including economic competition, education...
by victoriawu | May 24, 2011
Investment banks such as Goldman Sachs are lowering their projected growth for the Chinese economy given the recent monetary tightening policies enacted by the Chinese government in an attempt to curb inflation. From Bloomberg...
by cdtstaff | Apr 6, 2011
The Asian Development Bank has released its annual study of Asian economies for the past year. In it, the ADB reassessed its economic forecast for China and predicts China’s GDP will grow by 9.6% in 2010 . From China...
by victoriawu | Mar 11, 2011
The Chinese government has set a target of 4% inflation for this year. Statistics from February, though, reveal that inflation has already exceeded this target. From Bloomberg News: Consumer prices rose at an annual 4.9 percent...
by Japhet Weeks | Apr 13, 2009
Bloomberg reports that China’s growth is probably the slowest it’s been in 10 years. Things, it seems, can only go up from here: China is battling the worst global recession since World War II with a 4 trillion yuan...
by Paulina Hartono | Mar 6, 2009
Frederik Balfour of the Wall Street Journal reports on the uncertainty of the Chinese economy: Speculation in the stock market by company treasurers in China is nothing new. During the 2006-07 rally, when the index rose 360%,...
by Sophie Beach | Mar 4, 2009
The New York Times has more from the annual NPC session now ongoing in Beijing: In the nine-day session of the National People’s Congress, about the only suspense involves whether the government will propose to add still more...
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