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  • FDI into China rises 1.9% in September

    FDI into China rises 1.9%  in September

    Foreign direct investment (FDI) into the Chinese mainland rose 1.9% in September from a year earlier, standing at US$9 billion, the country's Ministry of Commerce said on Thursday.The pickup comes ...

  • Non-manufacturing activity in China moderates in Sept: NBS

    Activity in China's non-manufacturing sectors moderated in September, according to an official monthly survey published on Friday.The purchasing managers index (PMI) of the non-manufacturing sectors ...

  • China Charity Federation raises nearly US$7bn in two decades

    China Charity Federation raises nearly US$7bn in two decades

    The China Charity Federation (CCF) has raised 42.8 billion yuan (US$7 billion) in donations of money and goods in the past two decades, the organization said Tuesday.The federation has carried out ...

  • Jan-Aug fixed-asset investment up 16.5% in China

    China's urban fixed-asset investment grew 16.5% year on year to 30.6 trillion yuan (US$5 trillion) in the first eight months of 2014, the National Bureau of Statistics announced on Saturday.The ...

  • Industrial production slows for China in August

    Industrial production slows for China in August

    China's value-added industrial output expanded 6.9% year on year in August, down from the 9% growth in July, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Saturday.On a monthly basis, the industrial ...

  • China's non-manufacturing PMI rebounds in August

    China's non-manufacturing activity slightly recovered in August, with the sector's purchasing managers' index (PMI) rebounding to 54.4, official data said on Wednesday.The non-manufacturing PMI, ...

  • New record for summer railway passengers in China

    New record for summer railway passengers in China

    More than 463 million passengers traveled by train during July and August, up by 14.2% from last summer and setting a record high, according to the China Railway Corporation.High-speed rail carried ...

  • Manufacturing activity moderates in China in August

    Manufacturing activity moderates in China in August

    Growth in China's manufacturing sector slightly moderated in August, pointing to subdued momentum in the economic recovery, according to new data released Monday.The purchasing managers' index (PMI) ...

  • Taiwan's technical consumer goods market dips 8.3% in Q2: GfK

    The technical consumer goods market remained in a downward trend during the second quarter of 2014, despite growth in three sectors, according to German market research and advisory firm GfK Group.In ...

  • China's external debt hits RMB5.44tn

    China's external debt hits RMB5.44tn

    China's outstanding foreign debt hit 5.44 trillion yuan (US$891.4 billion) by the end of March, the country's forex regulator said on Thursday.The figure is about 3.3%, or 175.1 billion (US$28.2 ...

Who's Who

  • Zhou Jiping (周吉平)

    Zhou Jiping (周吉平)

    Zhou Jiping is general manager of PetroChina, the listed arm of the state-run China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) and is recognized as a ...