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China monetary policy

China bank lending slides in December despite loosening

New loans extended by banks slid to 597.8 billion yuan (USD 91.1 billion) in December, against 708.9 billion yuan in November, the People's Bank of China said.

Jan 15, 2016, 17:07 PM IST

China central bank chief says to maintain prudent policy as economy slows

China has no need to change its prudent monetary policy stance, central bank governor Zhou Xiaochuan said on Thursday, after a raft of data suggested the world`s second-largest economy lost further momentum early in the new year.

Mar 12, 2015, 17:02 PM IST

China says will tweak monetary policy when needed

China will pre-emptively tweak its monetary policy when needed to keep growth in the world`s second-largest economy stable, the country`s cabinet said on Friday after a weekly meeting.

May 30, 2014, 21:59 PM IST

China August official PMI rebounds, export orders dip

China's factory activity rebounded a touch in August from a 28-month trough, but tight monetary policy at home and torpid demand abroad has dimmed chances for a sustained recovery.

Sep 01, 2011, 10:37 AM IST

China's key money rate jumps; imminent tightening unlikely

China's benchmark money market rates jumped 49 basis points on Monday, following a steep rise late last week, as a chunk of funds from banks and other institutions were put aside for subscriptions for GD Power's convertible bond.

Aug 22, 2011, 11:38 AM IST