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China posts first import growth since pandemic, exports also up

14 Jul 2020

BEIJING China's imports in June rose for the first time since the coronavirus crisis paralysed the economy, as government stimulus stoked demand for commodities, while exports, fuelled by medical goods, also rose in a sign the recovery is gaining traction.

China's producer prices extend declines but recovery signs emerge

09 Jul 2020

BEIJING China's factory gate prices fell for a fifth straight month in June as the coronavirus pandemic weighed heavily on industrial demand, although signs of a pickup in some parts of the sector suggest a slow economic recovery remains intact.

China's producer prices extend declines but recovery signs emerge

09 Jul 2020

BEIJING China's factory gate prices fell for a fifth straight month in June as the coronavirus pandemic weighed heavily on industrial demand, although signs of a pickup in some parts of the sector suggest a slow economic recovery remains intact.

Chinese factories to face headwinds in next phase of post-lockdown recovery

08 Jul 2020

BEIJING Orders for infrastructure materials and equipment have helped industrial output recover faster in China than most places emerging from COVID-19 lockdowns, but further expansion will be hard to attain without stronger broad-based demand and exports.

Beijing extends movement curbs to contain resurgent coronavirus

18 Jun 2020

BEIJING China's capital cancelled scores of flights, shut schools and blocked off some neighbourhoods as it ramped up efforts to contain a coronavirus outbreak that has fanned fears of wider contagion. | Video

China eases flight curbs after United States targets its carriers

04 Jun 2020

BEIJING China will ease coronavirus restrictions to allow more foreign carriers to fly to the mainland, shortly after Washington vowed to bar Chinese airlines from flying to the United States due to Beijing's curbs on U.S. airlines. | Video

China media, Hong Kong government bristle at Trump's pledge of curbs, sanctions

01 Jun 2020

HONG KONG/BEIJING China's state media and the government of Hong Kong lashed out on Sunday at U.S. President Donald Trump's vow to end Hong Kong's special status if Beijing imposes new national security laws on the city, which is bracing for fresh protests.

RPT-UPDATE 2-China May factory activity growth cools as weak demand curbs output -- official PMI

01 Jun 2020

* May manufacturing PMI at 50.6 vs April 50.8 (Reuters poll 51.0)

China says 2 new coronavirus cases, asymptomatic case on German charter

31 May 2020

BEIJING China announced on Sunday two new confirmed cases of coronavirus and four new asymptomatic cases, including one person without symptoms of COVID-19 on a chartered flight from Germany.

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