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China's slowdown deepens; industrial output growth falls to 17-1/2 year low

16 Sep 2019

BEIJING The slowdown in China's economy deepened in August, with growth in industrial production at its weakest 17-1/2 years amid spreading pain from a trade war with the United States and softening domestic demand.

UPDATE 1-China's Aug industrial output growth grinds to 17-1/2 year low

16 Sep 2019

* Fixed asset investment up 5.5% Jan-Aug y/y; Reuters poll 5.6%

RPT-UPDATE 2-China bank loans up in August, more stimulus expected

12 Sep 2019

BEIJING, Sept 11 China's banks extended 1.21 trillion yuan ($170 billion) in new yuan loans in August as policymakers ratcheted up support for the slowing economy, and further policy easing is expected in coming weeks as the Sino-U.S. trade dispute takes a bigger toll on the economy.

As trade war pinches China, it opens doors wide for foreign money

11 Sep 2019

SHANGHAI/BEIJING As the Sino-U.S. trade war drags on, Beijing is throwing its door wide open to foreign investors as concerns grow over declining exports, capital flight and persistent yuan weakness.

China bank loans up in August, more stimulus expected

11 Sep 2019

BEIJING China's banks extended new yuan loans in August as policymakers ratcheted up support for the slowing economy, and further policy easing is expected in coming weeks as the Sino-U.S. trade dispute takes a bigger toll on the economy.

China cuts banks' reserve ratios, frees up $126 billion for loans as economy slows

06 Sep 2019

BEIJING China's central bank said on Friday it was cutting the amount of cash that banks must hold as reserves for the third time this year, releasing 900 billion yuan ($126.35 billion) in liquidity to shore up the flagging economy.

U.S., China agree to resume trade talks, markets jump

06 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON/BEIJING China and the United States on Thursday agreed to hold high-level talks in early October in Washington, cheering investors hoping for a trade war thaw as new U.S. tariffs on Chinese consumer goods chip away at global growth. | Video

UPDATE 2-China to cut bank reserve requirements in 'timely manner' to refuel slowing economy

04 Sep 2019

* Says will allow local govts to issue special bonds earlier (adds analyst quotes, details on bond issuance, changes attribution)

China trims lending rates with new benchmark, more cuts expected

20 Aug 2019

SHANGHAI/BEIJING China lowered its new lending reference rate slightly on Tuesday, as expected, as the central bank kicked off interest rate reforms designed to reduce corporate borrowing costs in the world's second-largest economy.

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