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China October new bank loans dip to 22-month low, more easing expected

11:00am GMT

BEIJING New bank loans in China fell more than expected to the lowest in 22 months in October, but the drop was likely due to seasonal factors and policymakers are still expected to ramp up support for the cooling economy in coming months.

China's new loans expected to fall in October but policy easing on track: Reuters poll

08 Nov 2019

BEIJING China's new bank loans are expected to fall in October from the six-month high they reached in September, but the drop was probably caused by seasonal factors, as the central bank eases policy to prop up the slowing economy, a Reuters poll showed.

Amid crises, Xi seems set to uphold Party's rule at secretive China conclave

25 Oct 2019

BEIJING/SINGAPORE China's Communist Party leaders will on Monday start their most important meeting this year, with President Xi Jinping expected to champion the Chinese model of governance while fighting protracted economic and political crises at home and abroad.

China's GDP growth grinds to near 30-year low as tariffs hit production

18 Oct 2019

BEIJING China's third-quarter economic growth slowed more than expected and to its weakest pace in almost three decades as the bruising U.S. trade war hit factory production, boosting the case for Beijing to roll out fresh support. | Video

China's September property investment resilient, buoyed by new construction

18 Oct 2019

BEIJING China's property investment stayed buoyant in September, boosted by a rise in new construction activity, underlining hopes that resilience in the sector will help cushion a broader slowdown in the world's second-largest economy.

China's GDP growth to grind to 27-1/2 year low as tariffs hit demand

18 Oct 2019

BEIJING China is expected to post its weakest economic growth in at least 27-1/2 years on Friday, raising pressure on Beijing to roll out more stimulus to counter the effects of a costly trade war with the United States.

Trade pressure seen denting China's 2019 growth to 29-year low at 6.2%, 5.9% in 2020: Reuters poll

16 Oct 2019

BEIJING China's economic growth is expected to slow to a near 30-year low of 6.2% this year and cool further to 5.9% in 2020, a Reuters poll showed, underlining the stiff challenge faced by Beijing even as it steps up stimulus amid a bruising Sino-U.S. trade war.

China September new bank loans beat expectations, more easing seen

15 Oct 2019

BEIJING China's banks extended more new yuan loans than expected in September, as policymakers ramped up support to stabilize the slowing economy during a bruising trade war with the United States.

CORRECTED-POLL-Trade pressure seen denting China's 2019 growth to 29-year low at 6.2%, 5.9% in 2020

15 Oct 2019

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China urges 'calm and rational' resolution to U.S.-Sino trade war

30 Sep 2019

BEIJING China hopes Beijing and Washington will resolve their trade dispute "with a calm and rational attitude", Vice Commerce Minister Wang Shouwen said on Sunday, ahead of talks in two weeks between the two sides. | Video

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