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China's factory activity expands at fastest pace in over three years

30 Nov 2020

BEIJING China's factory activity expanded at the fastest pace in more than three years in November, while growth in the services sector also hit a multi-year high, as the country's economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic stepped up. | Video

Airbus in tussle over jet deliveries to China - sources

07 Nov 2020

BEIJING/PARIS Chinese airlines are shunning some deliveries of Airbus aircraft, citing fears of coronavirus infection for their staff in the latest tussle over efforts to keep delayed deliveries on track despite the pandemic, industry sources said.

Airbus in tussle over jet deliveries to China - sources

06 Nov 2020

BEIJING, Nov 6 Chinese airlines are shunning some deliveries of Airbus aircraft, citing fears of coronavirus infection for their staff in the latest tussle over efforts to keep delayed deliveries on track despite the pandemic, industry sources said.

Analysis: As COVID persists and U.S. election nears, China growth lifts Asia

29 Oct 2020

BEIJING/SEOUL Asia is starting to see signs of economic recovery as it rides on the back of an upturn in China, which is entering a new expansion phase less than a year after it recorded the world's first cases of COVID-19.

Packed bars and mask-less catwalks: With Covid curbs fading, China set for consumption rebound

26 Oct 2020

BEIJING Over the weekend, crowds packed a former industrial warehouse in Beijing as the China Fashion Week got underway, with models strutting mask-less on a square runway and guests oblivious to social distancing norms.

FOCUS-Chinese low-cost carrier Spring soars amid COVID downturn

23 Oct 2020

* Domestic share doubled as it redirects capacity from intl mkts

Chinese low-cost carrier Spring soars amid COVID downturn

23 Oct 2020

BEIJING Chinese budget carrier Spring Airlines is leveraging its low-cost position to attract customers with cheap fares as the country's domestic aviation market recovers, pursuing an aggressive expansion strategy that could soon turn profitable.

China's imports, exports surge as global economy reopens

13 Oct 2020

BEIJING China's imports grew at their fastest pace this year in September, while exports extended strong gains as more trading partners lifted coronavirus restrictions in a further boost to the world's second-biggest economy.

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