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China's premier says ready to use more policy tools to help economy

15 Mar 2019

BEIJING The Chinese government has additional monetary policy measures that it can take to support economic growth this year, and will even cut "its own flesh" to help finance large-scale tax cuts, Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday.

China will ausländische Investitionen besser schützen

15 Mar 2019

Peking China kommt den USA im Handelsstreit mit besserem Schutz von ausländischen Investitionen entgegen.

REFILE-UPDATE 2-China's premier says can use rates, other policy steps to support economy

15 Mar 2019

BEIJING, March 15 China can use reserve requirements and interest rates to support economic growth, Premier Li Keqiang said, promising broad policy steps to prevent a sharper deceleration as the world's second-biggest economy expands at the slowest pace in nearly three decades.

China will follow through on new investment law, premier pledges

15 Mar 2019

BEIJING Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, addressing scepticism over enforcement of a new foreign investment law, pledged on Friday that the government will follow through and do what the legislation promised in protecting foreign firms.

China industrial output growth falls to 17-year low, more support steps expected

14 Mar 2019

BEIJING Growth in China's industrial output fell to a 17-year low in the first two months of the year and the jobless rate rose, pointing to further weakness in the world's second-biggest economy that is likely to trigger more support measures from Beijing. | Video

China central bank pledges more policy support as bank lending slides

10 Mar 2019

BEIJING China's central bank on Sunday pledged to further support the slowing economy by spurring loans and lowering borrowing costs, following data that showed a sharp drop in February's bank lending due to seasonal factors.

China to slash taxes, boost lending to prop up slowing economy

06 Mar 2019

BEIJING China sought to shore up its slowing economy through billions of dollars in planned tax cuts and infrastructure spending, with economic growth at its weakest in almost 30 years due to softer domestic demand and a trade war with the United States. | Video

China investiert Milliarden gegen "konjunkturelle Eiszeit"

05 Mar 2019

Peking/Berlin Inmitten des Handelsstreits mit den USA stemmt sich Chinas Führung mit milliardenschweren Steuersenkungen und Investitionen gegen eine heraufziehende Flaute.

China looks to parliament for reassurances as economy slows

01 Mar 2019

BEIJING China's leaders will pledge in parliament next week to keep the country on safe footing as the economy faces its biggest test in years, amid pressure to roll out more measures to bolster growth and revive weak business and consumer confidence. | Video

Exclusive: China central bank sees benchmark rate cut as last resort, may use other tools - sources

21 Feb 2019

BEIJING China's central bank is not yet ready to cut benchmark interest rates to spur the slowing economy, despite cooling inflation and a stronger yuan, which have fanned market expectations of such a move, policy sources told Reuters.

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