China News Headlines Archive

2008-10-06 China News Highlights

[Skip to the end] Looks like our loss is going to be their gain due to our leaders being in this way over their heads. Highlights Premier: China’s steady growth can help China May Move to Revive Sagging Property Market, JPMorgan Says China May Maintain Fast Growth Amid Crisis, Premier Wen Says ...Read More

2008-07-08 China News Highlights

[Skip to the end] Highlights: Chinese entrepreneurs less confident in Q2 China’s Inflation Eased to 7.1% Last Month, Reuters Reports China Home Prices to Drop More as Curbs Stay, Citic Ka Wah Says Trade: China’s textile export growth drops significantly Investors’ confidence in stock market remain   Perhaps coming apart with the ...Read More

2008-03-11 China Highlights

Highlights: February Inflation Accelerates to 8.7%, Fastest Pace in 11 Years Inflation continues to rip, and my guess is it remains underreported. Fundamentally, this is not good for the value of the yuan, by definition, but timing is everything… ...Read More

PBOC to stick to ‘tight’ stance

PBOC to stick to ‘tight’ stance Goldman Sachs raises China’s 2008 inflation forecast to 6.8% To the extent ‘actual inflation’ (whatever that actually is- I realize the difficulties in that statement) is higher ‘actual real growth’ (same qualifications) is lower. Might partially explain high sustained rates of ‘real’ growth? ...Read More

2008-01-24 China Highlights

Highlights: China growth reaches 13-year high Still importing heaps, including capital goods. China’s 11.2% Fourth-Quarter GDP Gain Props Up Global Growth as U.S. Slows China’s consumer price index rises 4.8 pct in 2007 Inflation is ripping, meaning higher prices for the rest of the world. Yuan Rises to Highest Since Link to ...Read More

2008-01-18 China Highlights

Highlights: China GDP growth to ease to 10.5 percent Yes, but… Property prices in major Chinese cities up 10.5% in December Yuan Gains for the Sixth Week, Its Longest Rising Streak in Seven Months Local authorities urged to make interim price control plans Banks show record figures ♥ ...Read More