FINANCE & ECONOMICS

Professors Clash Over Proper Role of Government in Economy
Debate between two Peking University economists highlights rift between state-control, free-market advocates
By Coco Feng 11.10.2016

China's VAT Rebate Reform Aims to Boost Local Government Fiscal Strength

New policy of fixed rebates unveiled to benefit less-developed areas

12.01.2016

Share Splits Raise Stock Market Suspicions

Officials at Shanghai, Shenzhen exchanges apparently believe announcements are tied to schemes to boost share prices

12.01.2016

Official PMI Spikes as Producer Prices Rise, Exports Surge

Large, midsize heavy-industry businesses push barometer of manufacturing activity to highest level since July 2014

12.01.2016

Caixin's Manufacturing Indicator Dips to 50.9 in November

The Chinese economy continued to improve in November but inventory and employment data showed the stabilization is not broadly based yet

12.01.2016
Planned Technological Transformation of Agricultural Sector Fails to Impress Farmers, Experts

Planned Technological Transformation of Agricultural Sector Fails to Impress Farmers, Experts

Limited distribution networks, fierce competition between corporate players and small sellers seen as major stumbling blocks to ambitious goal

11.30.2016
Shanghai, Tianjin Tighten Home-Purchase Rules

Shanghai, Tianjin Tighten Home-Purchase Rules

New down-payment restrictions come as fears mount that credit support for other parts of economy might be affected

11.29.2016

Beijing Proposes New Rules on Derivatives

Detailed guidelines designed to more accurately gauge risk of transactions

11.29.2016

Regulators Give Green Light to New Private Bank

Fujian Huatong Bank gets CBRC's fourth such license this year as nation seeks to channel savings to small companies

11.29.2016
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