Chinese economy

Weak Asian factories take shine off China's rebound

Export powerhouses Japan and South Korea saw manufacturing activities shrink, as well as Taiwan, Malaysia and Vietnam in a sign of the fragile state of the region's economies

China 2023 economic growth tipped to be weakest in decades

Sluggish consumption paired with global uncertainties are among reasons Chinese economy grew at the weakest rate in decades

China factory activity growth accelerates in Dec

China's factory activity expanded at a quicker pace in December due to stronger gains in output and new orders

Chinese firms set for best earnings growth in seven years in 2024

A Reuters analysis of 1,721 Chinese companies with a market value of at least $500 million shows their profits may rise 16 percent next year

The debt supercycle comes to China

Could the debt woes of Country Garden, the behemoth Chinese real-estate developer now facing billions of dollars in losses, augur the cycle’s next turn?

China's factory activity contracts unexpectedly in July as Covid flares up

China's factory activity contracted unexpectedly in July after bouncing back from Covid-19 lockdowns the month before, as fresh virus flare-ups and a darkening global outlook weighed on demand, a survey showed on Sunday.

China gives currency largest boost in a decade

China raised the central rate for its yuan currency by the largest amount in a decade on Monday, officials and reports said.

Can China's economic woes derail world recovery?

In these times of interconnected economies, China's recent economic troubles seem to be the last straw that broke the camel's back. First of all, less growth in China spells trouble for its trading partners. But there is another worrisome development for ROW. China, after years of goading from IMF and US economists, is undertaking a policy shift in an attempt to change its economic growth paradigm.

China factory data fuels slowdown fears

Latest data suggests factory activity in China shrank at its fastest pace in more than six years in August.

April 1, 2024
April 1, 2024

Weak Asian factories take shine off China's rebound

Export powerhouses Japan and South Korea saw manufacturing activities shrink, as well as Taiwan, Malaysia and Vietnam in a sign of the fragile state of the region's economies

January 15, 2024
January 15, 2024

China 2023 economic growth tipped to be weakest in decades

Sluggish consumption paired with global uncertainties are among reasons Chinese economy grew at the weakest rate in decades

January 2, 2024
January 2, 2024

China factory activity growth accelerates in Dec

China's factory activity expanded at a quicker pace in December due to stronger gains in output and new orders

November 28, 2023
November 28, 2023

Chinese firms set for best earnings growth in seven years in 2024

A Reuters analysis of 1,721 Chinese companies with a market value of at least $500 million shows their profits may rise 16 percent next year

August 23, 2023
August 23, 2023

The debt supercycle comes to China

Could the debt woes of Country Garden, the behemoth Chinese real-estate developer now facing billions of dollars in losses, augur the cycle’s next turn?

July 31, 2022
July 31, 2022

China's factory activity contracts unexpectedly in July as Covid flares up

China's factory activity contracted unexpectedly in July after bouncing back from Covid-19 lockdowns the month before, as fresh virus flare-ups and a darkening global outlook weighed on demand, a survey showed on Sunday.

November 2, 2015
November 2, 2015

China gives currency largest boost in a decade

China raised the central rate for its yuan currency by the largest amount in a decade on Monday, officials and reports said.

September 30, 2015
September 30, 2015

Can China's economic woes derail world recovery?

In these times of interconnected economies, China's recent economic troubles seem to be the last straw that broke the camel's back. First of all, less growth in China spells trouble for its trading partners. But there is another worrisome development for ROW. China, after years of goading from IMF and US economists, is undertaking a policy shift in an attempt to change its economic growth paradigm.

August 21, 2015
August 21, 2015

China factory data fuels slowdown fears

Latest data suggests factory activity in China shrank at its fastest pace in more than six years in August.

July 5, 2015
July 5, 2015

WB removes critical section from China report

The World Bank has removed a sharply critical portion from a recently released report on China's economy that called for reform of its financial system, saying the section had not been adequately reviewed and that its wording was inappropriate.

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