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China 2016 economic growth expected to be around 6.7 percent - state planner head

China`s economic growth in 2016 was expected to be around 6.7 percent, Xu Shaoshi, director of the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), said on Tuesday.

Jan 10, 2017, 08:49 AM IST

China gets $98 billion FDI in ten months

FDI in China rose 4.2 percent year on year to reach around USD 98 billion in the first ten months of the year with service sector attracting massive investments, unlike manufacturing which suffered over capacity, official data said on Thursday.

Nov 17, 2016, 16:01 PM IST

Oil drops on China manufacturing slump, but tighter supply supports

Crude prices dipped on Tuesday as another slump in China`s manufacturing sector outweighed overnight reports of falling U.S. and OPEC production and strong oil demand.

Mar 01, 2016, 07:29 AM IST

China's manufacturing activity falls for 8th straight month in October

China's factory activity fell for an eighth straight month in October but at a slower pace as export orders flickered into life, a private survey showed on Monday, pointing to continued sluggishness in the world's second-largest economy. 

Nov 02, 2015, 17:24 PM IST

China's manufacturing continues to be weak: Official data

China's manufacturing purchasing managers' index (PMI) came in at 49.8 in September, up from 49.7 for August, according to data released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) and the China Federation of Logistics and Purchasing (CFLP).

Oct 01, 2015, 19:15 PM IST

China manufacturing contracts, eurozone and US slows

China`s giant manufacturing industry contracted and eurozone and US growth eased in August in data published on Tuesday, while the International Monetary Fund cut its forecast for world growth this year.

Sep 01, 2015, 23:03 PM IST

China issues plan for gleaming high-tech future

China has unveiled a vision for the next stage of its economic ascent, moving from plain manufacturing to a world of prosperity from space, e-commerce, green energy and bioengineering, among others.

May 19, 2015, 23:29 PM IST

'High wages in China offer India chance to be global manufacturing hub'

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said higher wage cost in China presents the best opportunity for India to turn into a global manufacturing hub.

Mar 27, 2015, 12:45 PM IST

China manufacturing shrinks again in February: Govt

China`s manufacturing activity contracted for the second straight month in February, the government said Sunday, a day after the central bank announced an interest rate cut to help stem a slump in the world`s second-largest economy.

Mar 01, 2015, 08:13 AM IST

China manufacturing expands in February: HSBC

British banking giant HSBC said its preliminary purchasing managers' index (PMI) reading for this month came in at a four-month high of 50.1, up from 49.7 in January.

Feb 25, 2015, 23:28 PM IST

India outperforms China in manufacturing, services sectors growth in January

Registering one of the fastest growth rates in two years, India's manufacturing and services sectors expanded at a faster pace than China in January, says an HSBC report.

Feb 05, 2015, 19:21 PM IST

China manufacturing index edges up in January: HSBC

Chinese manufacturing activity picked up marginally in January but still contracted, a closely watched gauge indicated, as growth in the world's number two economy slows down.

Jan 23, 2015, 23:02 PM IST

China services sector hits 3-month high of 53.4

A sub-index measuring new business cooled slightly to 53.9 in December from a 2-1/2 years high of 54.2 in November, but remained well in expansion territory.

Jan 06, 2015, 08:33 AM IST

China November manufacturing activity falls to six-month low, stalls at 50.0

The final HSBC/Markit China Manufacturing Purchasing Managers` Index (PMI) edged down to 50.0 in November, a six-month low.

Dec 01, 2014, 08:42 AM IST

China October manufacturing at tepid three-month high: HSBC

China`s manufacturing growth picked up to a three-month high in October, a closely watched private survey confirmed Monday, but did little to counter a picture of slowing growth in the world`s second-largest economy.

Nov 03, 2014, 08:49 AM IST

China's industrial profits up 11.4%

Out of the total 41 industrial sectors, profits of 35 sectors rose, one remained flat and five dropped in the first half from the same period last year.

Jul 27, 2014, 09:13 AM IST

China manufacturing index jumps to 18-month high: HSBC

The HSBC preliminary purchasing managers index (PMI), which tracks activity in China`s factories and workshops, leapt to 52.0 this month, its highest since January 2013.

Jul 24, 2014, 11:34 AM IST

China, U.S. factory growth accelerates; euro zone stumbles

U.S. and China manufacturing activity expanded in May, putting the world`s two largest economies on a seemingly firmer path to recovery, but a slowdown in euro zone factory growth boosted expectations of policy easing by the European Central Bank.

Jun 03, 2014, 09:47 AM IST

China HSBC manufacturing PMI hits seven-month low in February

China`s factory activity shrank again in February as output and new orders fell, a private survey found on Monday, reinforcing concerns of a slowdown in the world`s second largest economy.

Mar 03, 2014, 09:23 AM IST

Asian shares dive as Fed cut sparks emerging market fears

Tokyo dived 3.33 percent by the break, Sydney shed 1.00 percent, Hong Kong fell 1.42 percent and Shanghai lost 0.20 percent. Singapore was down by 1.02 percent, Manila by 1.37 percent and Jakarta 1.15 percent.

Jan 30, 2014, 09:28 AM IST