Economic review

China makes headway in developing financial inclusion: report

2018-02-18 22:57:00

China has made remarkable progress in its evolution of financial inclusion in the last 15 years, as the country pushes digital finance innovation, according to a recent report. Full Story

China to toughen supervision on public insurance adjusters

2018-02-18 14:00:00

China's top insurance regulator issued new rules to tighten restrictions for public insurance adjusters, in a bid to regulate China's insurance market. Full Story

China's industrial capacity utilization hits five-year high

2018-02-17 22:58:00

China's industrial capacity utilization hit 77 percent in 2017, the highest level in nearly five years, according to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). Full Story

China to expand production, consumption of bioethanol fuel

2018-02-17 15:45:00

China will expand production and consumption of bioethanol fuel this year as the country seeks more channels to use corn and grain stockpiles, the State Administration of Grain (SAG) said. Full Story

China's housing rental market estimated at 1.3 trln yuan in 2017

2018-02-17 14:05:00

China's housing rental market was estimated at 1.3 trillion yuan (about 205 billion U.S. dollars) in terms of revenue last year, according Liu Zhifeng, head of China Real Estate Association. Full Story

China says U.S. report on steel, aluminum imports "groundless"

2018-02-17 14:05:00

China's Ministry of Commerce (MOC) Saturday criticized a U.S. government report on steel and aluminum product imports, saying the findings were "groundless" and do not tally with the facts. Full Story

Chinese farming town becomes piano-making base

2018-02-17 12:53:00

It is rare to see farmers playing pianos, but even more rare that in a small town in east China's Zhejiang Province, farmers can earn a fortune making pianos. Full Story

U.S. SEC rejects takeover of Chicago Stock Exchange by Chinese group

2018-02-17 12:41:00

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission(SEC) denied a Chinese investor group's bid to buy the Chicago Stock Exchange over alleged "security concerns," the regulatory agency said late Thursday. Full Story

China's private investment gains momentum in 2017

2018-02-17 11:46:00

China's private investment continued rising in 2017, data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has showed. Full Story

Nasdaq special opening bell celebrates Chinese New Year

2018-02-17 11:45:00

The New York-based Nasdaq stock exchange marked the Chinese Lunar New Year on Friday with a special bell ringing ceremony to kick off the day's trading. Full Story