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China's factory prices fall to 4-year low in April; weakening industrial demand as virus pandemic slams global growth
Business

China's factory prices fall to 4-year low in April; weakening industrial demand as virus pandemic slams global growth

Data released last week showed China’s exports unexpectedly grew in April from a year earlier, although a sharper-than-expected decline in imports signalled weak domestic demand.

China's daily crude output sinks to 15-month low; state refiners maintain deep cuts as virus erodes demand
Business

China's daily crude output sinks to 15-month low; state refiners maintain deep cuts as virus erodes demand

Crude runs over the period came in at 149.28 million tonnes, or about 11.98 million barrels per day (bpd), down 4.6 percent from a year earlier, National Bureau of Statistics data shows.

China services sector growth falls to seven-month low; operating expenses continue to rise: Caixin PMI
Business

China services sector growth falls to seven-month low; operating expenses continue to rise: Caixin PMI

The Caixin/Markit services purchasing managers’ index (PMI) fell to 51.3 last month, the weakest since February, versus August’s 52.1

China’s economic growth slows to 6.2% , weakest in 27 years, as demand falters in face of US trade pressure
World

China’s economic growth slows to 6.2% , weakest in 27 years, as demand falters in face of US trade pressure

China’s economic growth slowed to 6.2% in the second quarter, its weakest pace in at least 27 years, as demand at home and abroad faltered.

China crude steel output hits record at 89.09 million tonnes in May despite tumbling profit margins
Business

China crude steel output hits record at 89.09 million tonnes in May despite tumbling profit margins

China’s crude steel output hit a record high in May, official data showed on Friday, even as a jump in prices of raw materials, particularly iron ore, cut into mills’ profit margins

China's retail sales growth falls to 16-year low as trade war risks rise
Business

China's retail sales growth falls to 16-year low as trade war risks rise

China on Wednesday reported surprisingly weaker growth in retail sales and industrial output for April, adding pressure on Beijing to roll out more stimulus as the trade war with the United States escalates

China's industrial profits suffer first drop in three years; trade dispute with US piles pressure on manufacturing sector
Business

China's industrial profits suffer first drop in three years; trade dispute with US piles pressure on manufacturing sector

In November, China’s factory price growth slowed to the weakest pace in two years as domestic demand lost further momentum.

China will shut down its only undersea coal mine in October
World

China will shut down its only undersea coal mine in October

China is shutting down its only undersea coal mine, as the government struggles to rein in rising production that threatens a planned shift to cleaner-burning fuels.

China's economy grows steadily at 6.7% in third quarter
World

China's economy grows steadily at 6.7% in third quarter

China's GDP growth was "steady" at 6.7 percent in the third quarter of this year, according to a government data released today, signaling that the world's second-largest economy is stabilising after continuous slowdown.

Sharp rally in RIL boosts Sensex gains by 150 pts at close
Business

Sharp rally in RIL boosts Sensex gains by 150 pts at close

Market breadth ended on a positive note with 1,565 stocks advancing against 1,157 declines on BSE.

China official's mandatory 'two children' proposal draws rebuke
World

China official's mandatory 'two children' proposal draws rebuke

China should roll back its one-child policy and instead mandate that all couples have two children, a family planning official has said, drawing criticism Friday from a ruling Communist Party newspaper.

China's economy grows at 7.4%, lowest in 18 months
World

China's economy grows at 7.4%, lowest in 18 months

The first-quarter growth exceeded market estimates of 7.3 percent, China's National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said today.

China's industrial output at 11-month high beats analyst forecasts
Economy

China's industrial output at 11-month high beats analyst forecasts

The National Bureau of Statistics said on Sunday China's official PMI jumped to an 11-month high of 53.1 in March from 51 in February, comfortably beating analyst forecasts of 50.5.