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RPT-UPDATE 1-China's central bank won't let yuan weaken past 7 to the dollar-sources

20 May 2019

* C.bank eyes steps to slow yuan decline to 7/dollar -sources

China's central bank won't let yuan weaken past 7 to the dollar: sources

17 May 2019

SHANGHAI/BEIJING China's central bank will use foreign exchange intervention and monetary policy tools to stop the yuan weakening past the key 7-per-dollar level in the near-term, three people familiar with the central bank's thinking said.

China's cbank will not let yuan decline past 7 to the dollar - sources

17 May 2019

SHANGHAI/BEIJING, May 17 China's central bank will use foreign exchange intervention and monetary policy tools to ensure the yuan does not weaken past the 7-per-dollar key level in the immediate term, three people familiar with the central bank's thinking said.

No easy options for China as trade war, U.S. pressure bite

15 May 2019

BEIJING China is running out of options to hit back at the United States without hurting its own interests, as Washington intensifies pressure on Beijing to correct trade imbalances in a challenge to China's state-led economic model.

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

15 May 2019

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

CORRECTED-WRAPUP 2-China's retail sales growth falls to 16-year low as trade war risks rise

15 May 2019

BEIJING, May 15 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.

More China policy easing seen as lending slows, trade risks rise

09 May 2019

BEIJING Chinese banks throttled back new lending in April after a record first quarter that sparked fears of more bad loans, but analysts say the central bank will likely have to step up support for the economy as trade tensions with the United States escalate.

China April exports unexpectedly fall but imports rebound as fresh U.S. tariffs loom

08 May 2019

BEIJING China's exports unexpectedly shrank in April but imports surprised with their first increase in five months, painting a mixed picture of the economy as Washington ratchets up pressure on Beijing with threats of more punishing tariffs.

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