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Chinese state media distance Huawei arrest from U.S. trade talks

10:37am GMT

BEIJING Chinese state media on Monday denounced the arrest of a top executive at tech giant Huawei , but did not link it to talks to resolve a trade dispute with the United States, an apparent effort not to undermine prospects for a deal.

Chinese state media distance Huawei arrest from U.S. trade talks

10:19am GMT

BEIJING Chinese state media on Monday denounced the arrest of a top executive at tech giant Huawei , but did not link it to talks to resolve a trade dispute with the United States, an apparent effort not to undermine prospects for a deal.

China property to cool in 2019, weigh on economy, curbs may be eased: Reuters poll

8:08am GMT

BEIJING China's massive property market is expected to cool further in 2019, with smaller price rises and falling home sales adding to pressure on the world's second-largest economy, a Reuters poll showed.

China hails Trump-Xi summit, says 'very confident' in trade deal

06 Dec 2018

BEIJING China on Thursday expressed confidence in striking a trade deal with the United States within their 90-day ceasefire period, praising the recent meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping as highly successful.

China reports weakest factory growth in over two years on eve of U.S. trade talks

30 Nov 2018

BEIJING Growth in China's vast manufacturing sector stalled for the first time in over two years in November as new orders slowed, piling pressure on Beijing ahead of crucial trade talks between Presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump this weekend.

China says WTO faces 'profound crisis', urges reform

23 Nov 2018

BEIJING China on Friday urged the World Trade Organization (WTO) to close loopholes and correct practices by some member states that damage global trade, warning of a "profound crisis" facing the institution's existence.

China says WTO faces "profound crisis", urges reform

23 Nov 2018

BEIJING China on Friday urged the World Trade Organisation (WTO) to close loopholes and correct practices by some member states that damage global trade, warning of a "profound crisis" facing the institution's existence.

China making fresh bid to boost loans to small firms as economy slows

30 Oct 2018

BEIJING China's banking and insurance watchdog said on Tuesday that it will soon release new rules to boost financing to the private sector including small companies, and urged banks to keep lending to businesses facing temporary difficulties.

China's real estate investment slows in September as caution sinks in

19 Oct 2018

BEIJING Growth in China's real estate investment eased in September and home sales fell for the first time since April, as developers dialled back expansion plans amid economic uncertainties and as additional curbs on speculative investment kicked in.

China's real estate investment slows in September as caution sinks in

19 Oct 2018

BEIJING Growth in China's real estate investment eased in September and home sales fell for the first time since April, as developers dialed back expansion plans amid economic uncertainties and as additional curbs on speculative investment kicked in.

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