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Excited China fans cheer NBA game despite row over HK tweet

10 Oct 2019

SHANGHAI/BEIJING Thousands of Chinese fans cheered and clapped through an NBA exhibition game in Shanghai on Thursday after days of controversy and online vitriol over a now-deleted tweet by a team manager backing anti-China protests in Hong Kong. | Video

China TV drops NBA exhibition games; league defends free speech

08 Oct 2019

TOKYO/BEIJING Chinese state television said on Tuesday it would not air NBA exhibition games played in the country this week, heaping pressure on the U.S. basketball league after a tweet by a Houston Rockets executive backing protests in Hong Kong. | Video

China August factory deflation deepens, prices fall most in three years; pork prices soar

17 Sep 2019

(This September 10 story corrects July's core inflation to 1.6%, not 1.3%, paragraph 17.)

RPT-UPDATE 2-China's August exports unexpectedly shrink as U.S. shipments slump

09 Sep 2019

* Shift to more intensive stimulus measures is coming soon-BAML

China's August exports unexpectedly shrink as U.S. shipments slump

08 Sep 2019

BEIJING China's exports unexpectedly fell in August as shipments to the United States slowed sharply, pointing to further weakness in the world's second-largest economy and underlining a pressing need for more stimulus as the Sino-U.S. trade war escalates.

China's July industrial profits swing to growth but outlook clouded

27 Aug 2019

BEIJING Profits at China's industrial firms returned to growth in July, helped by public works spending and improved margins in the petrochemical and auto sectors, but an economic slowdown and the U.S. trade war are expected to weigh on the business outlook.

China's housing market set to slow as Beijing talks tough - Reuters poll

26 Aug 2019

BEIJING China's housing market is expected to slow this year with sales forecast to drop, as Beijing steps up efforts to scrutinise banks and provincial governments to keep a lid on lending and prices, a Reuters poll showed.

Trump heaps another 5% tariff on Chinese goods in latest tit-for-tat escalation

24 Aug 2019

WASHINGTON/BEIJING U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday lashed back at a new round of Chinese tariffs by heaping an additional 5% duty on some $550 billion in targeted Chinese goods in the latest tit-for-tat trade war escalation by the world's two largest economies.

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