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China Inflation Posts Modest Gain As Food Prices Rise

PEKING (dpa-AFX) – Inflation in China increased modestly in April, data from the National Bureau of Statistics revealed Thursday. Though inflation was above expectations, it still remained subdued… Continue reading

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China Non-Manufacturing Growth Slows Amid Fragile Recovery

PEKING (dpa-AFX) – Growth in China’s non-manufacturing industry moderated in April, adding to evidence that recovery of the world’s second largest economy is losing momentum. The headline purchasi… Continue reading

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China Keeps Growth Target At 7.5%, Cuts Inflation Goal

PEKING (dpa-AFX) – China maintained its economic growth target at 7.5 percent for 2013, while lowering its inflation target to 3.5 percent from previous year’s 4 percent, according to a report pre… Continue reading

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China January Trade Surplus $29.2 Billion

PEKING (dpa-AFX) – China posted a merchandise trade surplus of $29.2 billion in January, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Friday.That beat forecasts for a surplus of $24.20 billion follow… Continue reading

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Manufacturing Sector On The Mend In Asian Economies

PEKING (dpa-AFX) – Manufacturing sector appears to be on the mend in a number of Asian economies with concerns surrounding the global economic outlook receding, surveys released by Markit Economic… Continue reading

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China Manufacturing PMI At 24-Month High

PEKING (dpa-AFX) – An indicator of China’s manufacturing performance rose to its highest level in 24 months in January, preliminary results of a survey by Markit Economics showed Thursday. The hea… Continue reading

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China GDP Rises 7.9% In Q4

PEKING (dpa-AFX) – The Chinese economy expanded 7.9 percent year-on-year in the fourth quarter, the latest figures from the National Bureau of Statistics revealed Friday. Continue reading

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China FDI Falls In December

PEKING (dpa-AFX) – China’s foreign direct investment (FDI) decreased in December, data from the Ministry of Commerce showed Wednesday. Investment fell 4.5 percent year-on-year to $11.7 billion in … Continue reading

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China Shares May Rise On Bargain Hunting

PEKING (dpa-AFX) – The China stock market turned emphatically lower again on Friday, one session after it had halted the two-day slide in which it had retreated more than 10 points or 0.5 percent…. Continue reading

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China New Yuan Loans Below Forecast

PEKING (dpa-AFX) – Bank lending in China was weaker than expected in December, data from the People’s Bank of China showed Thursday. Financial institutions extended CNY 454.3 billion in new local … Continue reading

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