BEIJING, Oct 31 - China will dispatch an elite unit from the People's Liberation Army to help Ebola-hit Liberia, the Foreign Ministry said on Friday, responding to U.N. calls for a greater global effort to fight the deadly virus in West Africa.
BEIJING, Oct 31 - China's government is likely to cut the price sugar mills must pay for cane in 2014/15 by at least 10 percent, analysts said, potentially prompting some growers to switch to other crops.
BEIJING - China's shadow banking sector continued to grow at breakneck speed in 2013 and now ranks as the third largest in the world, a report released by the Financial Stability Board showed on Friday.
SYDNEY, Oct 31 - Falling demand in China for imported coal, combined with plentiful supply and a weak global economy, will delay any recovery in the price of metallurgical coal until the second half of 2016, ratings agency Moody's said.
* C.bank stays passive in open market ops for past 3 weeks
SHANGHAI, Oct 31 - China's central bank may have issued up to 500 billion yuan ($81.81 billion) worth of short-term loan facilities (SLFs) in September to commercial banks as China tries to prop up investment without overdosing the economy on liquidity, data from the People's Bank of China implied.
BEIJING - China says it has captured 180 people suspected of committing economic crimes as part of an aggressive anti-corruption campaign targeting suspects who have fled abroad, state news agency Xinhua reported.
BEIJING, Oct 31 - China's shadow banking sector continued to grow at breakneck speed in 2013 and now ranks as the third largest in the world, a report released by the Financial Stability Board showed on Friday.
HONG KONG - China has often accused "foreign forces" of trying to destabilise free-wheeling Hong Kong during the current pro-democracy protests, with a garrulous expat American emerging as a key target of attack.
WASHINGTON - China must move ahead with a global deal to eliminate duties on billions of dollars of technology products or risk upsetting other trade talks, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman said on Thursday.