Economic review

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

China's bond issuance value at 2.5 trln yuan in January

2018-02-17 11:24:00

The value of bonds issued in China totaled 2.5 trillion yuan (394.1 billion U.S. dollars) in January, data from the central bank showed. Full Story

China-Ireland trade exceeds 10 bln USD for first time in history

2018-02-17 10:04:00

The bilateral trade between China and Ireland has exceeded 10 billion U.S. dollars for the first time in history, marking a new level of the trade ties between the two countries. Full Story

China to maintain continuity, stability of monetary policy: PBOC

2018-02-17 10:01:00

China will maintain continuity and stability in monetary policy, the country's central bank said in a report. Full Story