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China pursues economic self-reliance as external risks grow - advisers

8:06am IST

BEIJING China is looking to reduce its reliance on overseas markets and technology for its economic development, government advisers say, as U.S. hostility and a global pandemic increase external risks that could hamper longer-term progress.

China's economy seen growing 2.2% in 2020, weak demand, U.S. tensions cloud outlook: Reuters poll

27 Jul 2020

BEIJING China's economy is expected to recover steadily in the rest of the year, boosted by stimulus measures to reverse the damage from the coronavirus crisis, but weak global demand and rising Sino-U.S. tensions are key risks, a Reuters poll showed on Friday.

China central bank to pause easing as economy recovers, wary of over-stimulus: sources

22 Jul 2020

BEIJING China's central bank does not see an immediate need to ease monetary policy further, but will keep conditions accommodative to support a recovery in the world's second-largest economy, four policy sources told Reuters.

China's economy rebounds after steep slump, weak demand, U.S. tensions raise risks

16 Jul 2020

BEIJING China's economy returned to growth in the second quarter after a deep slump at the start of the year, but unexpected weakness in domestic consumption underscored the need for more policy support to bolster the recovery after the shock of the coronavirus crisis. | Video

China's economy seen returning to growth in second-quarter, more support needed to bolster recovery

16 Jul 2020

BEIJING China's economy is likely to return to modest growth in the second quarter after a record contraction, as lockdown measures ended and policymakers stepped up stimulus to combat the shock from the coronavirus crisis.

China's economy seen growing 2.5% in second quarter as lockdowns end, stimulus kicks in: Reuters poll

14 Jul 2020

BEIJING China's economy likely returned to modest growth in the second quarter after a record contraction, as lockdown measures ended and policymakers announced more stimulus to combat the shock from the coronavirus crisis, according to a Reuters poll.

RPT-UPDATE 3-China bank lending hits record $1.72 trillion in first half after solid June

13 Jul 2020

BEIJING, July 10 New bank lending in China rose 22.3% in June as authorities continued to boost credit and ease policy to get the world's second-largest economy humming again after a sharp coronavirus-induced contraction.

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