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  • China to subsidize pig farms to ensure supply

    China has decided to offer subsidies from the central budget to large pig farms to support their facilities construction in the latest effort to stabilize pork supply.


  • China's output of over 100 light industry products ranks first worldwide

    China's output of over 100 light industry products including bicycles, batteries and furniture ranks first in the world, according to a report from the National Bureau of Statistics.


  • China's CPI expected to rise 2.6 pct in June

    China's consumer price index (CPI), a main gauge of inflation, is expected to go up in June year on year, according to some securities institutions cited by Monday's Securities Daily.


  • Economic Watch: China's consumption maintains vitality, upgrading

    China's consumption market has maintained overall stability so far this year, retaining medium-high speed, thanks to a slew of government policies.


  • Chinese steel producers' profits decline 18 pct in Jan-May

    Chinese steel producers saw their profits fall 18.2 percent year on year in the first five months of 2019 as rising costs hurt earnings, an industry association official said Friday in Shanghai.


  • China sees growth in household services industry

    The scale of operations in the household services sector reached 576.2 billion yuan (about 83.78 billion U.S. dollars) in China in 2018, up 27.9 percent from the previous year, an official said Friday at a press conference.


  • Bank of China approved to issue up to 200 mln preference shares overseas

    Bank of China (BOC) has gained approval to raise up to 20 billion yuan (about 2.9 billion U.S. dollars) or the equivalent in foreign currency through the sales of preference shares overseas.


  • China's trademark registration surges 67.8 pct in H1

    China completed 3.52 million trademark registration reviews in the first half of this year, up 67.8 percent year on year, according to the 11th China Trademark Festival.


  • China's logistics sector continues to expand

    China's logistics activities remained expansionary in June, data showed.


  • China's bulk commodity market growth slows in June

    China's bulk commodity market continued to see slower growth in June with shrinkage in both supply and sales, industrial data showed.


  • Outstanding loans to private companies rise 5.8 pct

    Outstanding loans by Chinese financial institutions to private businesses stood at 40 trillion yuan (about 5.9 trillion U.S. dollars) at the end of May, according to an official with China's top banking regulator.


  • China to overtake U.S. as world's biggest insurance market

    China is expected to surpass the United States to become the world's largest insurance market in the mid-2030s, according to a report from Swiss Re Institute.


  • Market entities in China reach 116 mln in June

    The number of market players in China has amounted to 116 million by the end of June, according to the State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR).


  • China's mobile internet traffic surges in Jan-May

    China's mobile data consumption more than doubled in the first five months this year despite the slower expansion of the telecom sector, official data showed.


  • China's fitness industry has over 64 mln active monthly users: report

    The amount of active monthly users (MAU) in China's fitness sports industry rose 1.7 percent year on year to 64.22 million by the end of May 2019, an industrial report showed.


  • Chinese lawmakers call for more efforts to promote SME development

    Chinese lawmakers on Thursday called for more efforts to create better environment for the development of China's small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).


  • China's service outsourcing grows in first five months: MOC

    China's service outsourcing industry reports stable growth in the first five months of 2019, the latest data from the Ministry of Commerce (MOC) showed.


  • China's lottery sales continue to fall in May

    China's lottery sales dropped 12.7 percent year on year to 35.52 billion yuan (about 5.16 billion U.S. dollars) in May, official data showed.


  • Biz China Weekly: Gov't bonds, industrial profits, Kweichow Moutai and external liabilities

    The following are the highlights of China's key business news from the past week:


  • Chinese consumers' rising demand drives surge in e-commerce imports

    China saw a surge in e-commerce imports on the back of strong consumer demand and a boom in cross-border online platforms, data from an industry report showed.


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