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Trump sees 'good things' in trade talks; China dangles partial deal

11 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON/BEIJING U.S. President Donald Trump sounded an optimistic note on Friday as high-level trade talks with China entered a second day, while Beijing indicated it was open to a "partial" deal that would avoid a planned hike in tariffs on its goods this month.

Corrected: China Aug factory deflation deepens, prices fall most in 3 years; pork prices soar

17 Sep 2019

(Corrects July's core inflation to 1.6%, not 1.3%, paragraph 17)

China's home price growth at weakest in nearly a year, developers seen cutting prices

17 Sep 2019

BEIJING China's new home prices grew at their weakest pace in nearly a year in August as a cooling economy and existing curbs on speculative buying put a dent on overall demand.

U.S., China grant trade concessions as fresh talks loom

12 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON/BEIJING U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday welcomed China's decision to exempt some U.S. anti-cancer drugs and other goods from its tariffs and announced a short delay to scheduled tariff hikes on billions worth of Chinese goods. | Video

RPT-UPDATE 2-China's August exports unexpectedly shrink as U.S. shipments slump

09 Sep 2019

* Shift to more intensive stimulus measures is coming soon-BAML

China's August exports unexpectedly shrink as U.S. shipments slump

08 Sep 2019

BEIJING China's exports unexpectedly fell in August as shipments to the United States slowed sharply, pointing to further weakness in the world's second-largest economy and underlining a pressing need for more stimulus as the Sino-U.S. trade war escalates.

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.

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)

Trump says China trade deal coming, Beijing calls for resolution of dispute

28 Aug 2019

BIARRITZ, France/BEIJING U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday predicted a trade deal with China after positive gestures by Beijing, calming global markets that have been roiled by new tariffs from the world's two largest economies. | Video

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