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  • China's power use up 5.2 pct in first seven months

    China's electricity consumption, a key barometer of economic activity, registered steady growth in the first seven months of 2023, official data showed on Monday.


  • China unveils policy incentives to boost consumption

    China's top economic planner on Monday rolled out a slew of measures to boost consumption amid efforts to sustain economic recovery and promote high-quality development.


  • Interview: China's economy to maintain stable, sound momentum in H2

    China's economy will maintain a stable and sound trend in the second half of this year (H2), on the basis of sustained recovery in H1, an official with the country's top economic planner has said.


  • China's non-financial outbound direct investment up 26.3 pct in Q1

    China's non-financial outbound direct investment (ODI) rose 26.3 percent year on year to 215.97 billion yuan in the first quarter of the year, official data showed Thursday.


  • Economic Watch: China's economy gathers steam for faster recovery amid pro-growth policies

    Chinese economy is expected to recover at a faster pace after making a good start in 2023 as growth momentum is building up on the government's pro-growth measures ranging from expanding domestic demand to attracting foreign investment.


  • China's outbound tourism expects revival after COVID response shift

    China's outbound tourism sector is expected to regain its vitality, with the country's newly adjusted COVID-19 response lifting restrictions on Chinese citizens' overseas trips and promoting cross-border personnel exchanges.


  • Economic Watch: China's foreign trade expands steadily in first 11 months

    China's trade in goods logged steady expansion in the first 11 months of this year, as the government's stimulus package helped consolidate the foundation of economic recovery and growth further.


  • China's industrial output grows amid sustained economic recovery

    China's industrial production continued to expand in October, with the high-tech manufacturing sector posting robust performance, official data showed Tuesday.


  • China's industrial output up 5 pct in October

    China's value-added industrial output, an important economic indicator, went up 5 percent year on year in October, data from the National Bureau of Statistics showed Tuesday.


  • China's power use up 3.8 pct in first 10 months

    China's electricity consumption, a key barometer of economic activity, maintained stable growth in the first 10 months of the year, official data showed on Monday.


  • Foreign companies expected to remain in China: World Bank official

    Despite the possibility that foreign direct investment may not keep the same level as last year, the long-term trend is that companies here for the Chinese market continue to be here, said a World Bank official.


  • China's economic planner outlines reform priorities to further boost growth

    China will carry out major reform measures to further stimulate growth and reduce pressure on its economic and social development, the country's top economic planner said Monday.


  • China's Guizhou posts 8.1 pct GDP growth in 2021

    Southwest China's Guizhou Province saw it's GDP hit 1.96 trillion yuan (about 309 billion U.S. dollars) in 2021, up 8.1 percent year on year, official data shows.


  • Economic Watch: China's economy resilient, rebalanced in H1

    China's economy, though facing headwinds, showed steady growth signalling high quality development in the first half of 2019, as the country's economic structure continued to optimize.


  • Austrian institute revises up growth forecast for central, eastern European nations

    An Austrian research institute on Thursday increased its GDP growth forecast for all Central and Eastern European (CEE) EU member states.


  • IMF maintains 2.8 pct growth projection for Zimbabwe in 2017

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has maintained its growth forecast for Zimbabwe of 2.8 percent in 2017, lower than the 3.7 percent projected by the government.


  • LatAm to see economic growth in 2017, 2018: UN agency

    Latin American economies will see 1.2-percent growth in 2017 and expand another 2.2 percent in 2018, the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) said on Thursday.


  • S. Korea's economic recovery still not robust: gov't report

    South Korea's economy was still not in a full recovery track amid the faltering corporate investment in facilities, a government report showed Friday.


  • S.Korea posts 10.3 bln USD in trade surplus in July

    South Korea's economy posted 10.3 billion U.S. dollars in trade surplus last month thanks to a double-digit increase in exports, customs data showed Monday.


  • Nigeria unveils technology road map to hasten economic growth

    The Nigerian government has unveiled a National Science, Technology and Innovation Road Map from 2017 to 2030 to catalyze the nation's economic growth, a top official said Monday.


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