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Chinese airlines hit by slides in demand on routes to Hong Kong, Taiwan

01 Nov 2019

China's three biggest airlines saw double-digit declines in demand on their so-called regional routes in September, as protests in Hong Kong and Beijing's travel restrictions to Taiwan took their toll.

Six warning lights flashing for China’s slowing economy

18 Oct 2019

BEIJING China’s $13 trillion economy is slowing and indicators showing that range from freight shipments to factory power generation and from employment to expenditures on entertainment.

RPT-GRAPHIC-Six warning lights flashing for China’s slowing economy

18 Oct 2019

BEIJING, Oct 17 China’s $13 trillion economy is slowing and indicators showing that range from freight shipments to factory power generation and from employment to expenditures on entertainment.

China's August industrial profits fall as headwinds hit firms

27 Sep 2019

BEIJING Profits at China's industrial firms contracted in August, reversing the previous month's brief gain, as weak domestic demand and the trade war with the United States weighed on corporate balance sheets.

China's Aug industrial profits fall as headwinds hit firms

27 Sep 2019

BEIJING Profits at China's industrial firms contracted in August, reversing the previous month's brief gain, as weak domestic demand and the trade war with the United States weighed on corporate balance sheets.

China's factory activity seen contracting for fifth straight month: Reuters poll

26 Sep 2019

BEIJING China's factory activity is expected to have contracted for a fifth straight month in September, a Reuters poll showed, adding to the country's economic woes as Beijing remains locked in an escalating trade war with the United States.

First commercial flights from Beijing's new $63 billion airport take off

25 Sep 2019

BEIJING The first commercial flights from Beijing's new Daxing International airport took off on Wednesday - an airport that cost $63 billion (50.7 billion pounds) to build, is roughly the size of 100 football fields and is expected to become one of the world's busiest. | Video

UPDATE 2-China's central bank says in no rush to ease aggressively

24 Sep 2019

* China has ample policy tools to cope with slowdown - Governor Yi

China's growth could slip below 6%, analysts warn, as trade war takes toll

19 Sep 2019

BEIJING China's economic growth risks slipping below the lower-end of Beijing 2019 target of 6% in the third quarter or over the next year, analysts warn, but government economists are slightly more optimistic as they expect stimulus to help stave off a sharper slowdown.

China's slowdown deepens; industrial output growth falls to 17-1/2 year low

16 Sep 2019

BEIJING The slowdown in China's economy deepened in August, with growth in industrial production at its weakest 17-1/2 years amid spreading pain from a trade war with the United States and softening domestic demand.

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