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China says 2018 growth target to reflect new changes in economy

China says 2018 growth target to reflect new changes in economy

Published 04/12/2017

A security guard walks on the bund in front of the financial district of Pudong in Shanghai, China July 27, 2017. REUTERS/Aly Song/FilesBEIJING (Reuters) - [more…]

China’s Xi says country will not close door to global internet

China’s Xi says country will not close door to global internet

Published 03/12/2017

Chinese magazines featuring China's President Xi Jinping on the cover are seen during the fourth World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, Zhejiang province, China, December 3, [more…]

Apple’s Tim Cook says developers have earned $17 billion from China App Store

Apple’s Tim Cook says developers have earned $17 billion from China App Store

Published 03/12/2017

Apple CEO Tim Cook arrives before the fourth World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, Zhejiang province, China, December 2, 2017. REUTERS/Aly SongWUZHEN, China (Reuters) - Apple [more…]

President Xi says China will not export its political system

President Xi says China will not export its political system

Published 01/12/2017

China's President Xi Jinping (C) arrives with leaders at the opening ceremony of the "CPC in dialogue with world political parties" high-level meeting, at the [more…]

Trump says he should have left UCLA players in jail in China

Trump says he should have left UCLA players in jail in China

Published 20/11/2017

U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday upbraided the father of one of the three UCLA basketball players who had been detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting, tweeting he "should have left them in jail!" [more…]

Backing Big Brother: Chinese facial recognition firms appeal to funds

Backing Big Brother: Chinese facial recognition firms appeal to funds

Published 14/11/2017

based in Hong Kong and Beijing.) [more…]

Trump asked for Xi`s help in UCLA players` shoplifting case: official

Trump asked for Xi`s help in UCLA players` shoplifting case: official

Published 14/11/2017

U.S. President Donald Trump sought the help of Chinese President Xi Jinping in the case of three UCLA basketball players detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting last week, said a senior White House official. [more…]

China property investment growth cools in Oct, sales decline accelerates

China property investment growth cools in Oct, sales decline accelerates

Published 14/11/2017

China's October property sales and new construction starts fell in October as the property market cooled from a two-year boom in the face of a tighter liquidity environment and a crackdown on riskier lending. [more…]

China`s economy cools as gov`t curbs hit factories, property and retailers

China`s economy cools as gov`t curbs hit factories, property and retailers

Published 14/11/2017

China's economy cooled further last month, with industrial output, fixed asset investment and retail sales missing expectations as the government extended a crackdown on debt risks and factory pollution. [more…]

TPP leaders` meeting fails to materialise amid disputes

TPP leaders` meeting fails to materialise amid disputes

Published 10/11/2017

A planned meeting of leaders of the 11 countries in the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) to decide on the fate of the trade pact did not take place on Friday, amid disagreements over how to take it forward without the United States. [more…]