Business / Macro

China's manufacturing activity at 9-month low: HSBC

[2013-06-20 14:10]

China's manufacturing activities fell to a nine-month low this month, according to a preliminary survey from HSBC.

China's FDI edges up 0.29% in May

[2013-06-18 10:44]

China's actual use of foreign capital in May stood at $9.26 billion, up 0.29 percent year on year, the Ministry of Commerce said on Tuesday.

Oil prices decline on weak export data from China

[2013-06-11 09:42]

Oil prices dropped Monday amid a sharp decline in China's exports in May. China's exports inched up merely 1 percent year on year in May.

China's CPI grows 2.1%

[2013-06-09 10:10]

China's consumer price index, a main gauge of inflation, grew 2.1 percent year-on-year in May, down from 2.4 percent in April.

China's May PPI down 2.9%

[2013-06-09 10:11]

China's producer price index, which measures inflation at the wholesale level, fell 2.9 percent year-on-year in May, NBS announced.

China's industrial production expands 9.2%

[2013-06-09 15:06]

China's industrial value-added output rose 9.2 percent year-on-year in May, down from April's 9.3-percent increase, the National Bureau of Statistics said

China's urban fixed-asset investment up 20.4% in Jan-May

[2013-06-09 15:06]

China's urban fixed asset investment rose 20.4 percent year-on-year to 13.12 trillion yuan ($2.13 trillion) in the first five months.

Job dilemma

[2013-06-05 10:15]

There will be almost seven million college graduates in 2013, promising the toughest job hunting season.

Service PMI hints slowdown in May

[2013-06-04 10:05]

Expansion of the country's non-manufacturing industries slowed to an eight-month low last month, indicated by a purchasing managers' index of 54.3.

China's May manufacturing PMI rises to 50.8

[2013-06-01 10:32]

China's Purchasing Managers' Index for the manufacturing sector rose to 50.8 percent in May from 50.6 percent in April.

China manufacturing shrinks in May

[2013-05-24 09:50]

In China, market watchers are digesting the first contraction in factory activity since October.

China's manufacturing slows to 7-month low: HSBC

[2013-05-23 13:34]

China's manufacturing activity fell into contraction for the first time since October, a preliminary survey from the HSBC showed.

China's fiscal revenue rises 6.1% in April

[2013-05-13 17:13]

China's fiscal revenue grew 6.1 percent year-on-year to 1.14 trillion yuan in April, according to data released Monday by the Ministry of Finance.

China's fixed-asset investment up 20.6% in Jan-April

[2013-05-13 15:31]

China's urban fixed asset investment growth accelerated 20.6 percent year on year to 9.13 trillion yuan ($147.29 billion) in the first four months of the year.

China's industrial output up 9.3% in April

[2013-05-13 15:29]

China's industrial value-added output rose 9.3 percent year-on-year in April, the National Bureau of Statistics said Monday. China Economy by Numbers

China's April PPI down 2.6%

[2013-05-09 10:12]

China's producer price index (PPI), which measures inflation at the wholesale level, fell 2.6 percent year on year in April.

China's inflation rises to 2.4% in April

[2013-05-09 09:59]

China's consumer price index grew 2.4 percent year on year in April, up from 2.1 percent in March.

China April inflation forecast at around 2.2%

[2013-05-08 10:42]

China's Consumer Price Index (CPI) is likely to grow between 2.2 percent and 2.3 percent in April from a year earlier.

China's export rises 14.7% in April

[2013-05-08 10:36]

China's exports increased 14.7 percent year on year in April, while import surges 16.8 percent, the General Administration of Customs said Wednesday.

China's unsteady economy seen holding April inflation in check

[2013-05-06 14:30]

Subdued factory and investment growth probably capped China's inflation in April and depressed producer prices for a 14th consecutive month, a Reuters poll showed, clouding the outlook for the Chinese economy.