Tag Archives: Beijing

Asian, Chinese, economy, Beijing, United States

Asia keeps calm as China cools, Brexit news awaited

01 January, 2019 2:45 pm 2:45 pm

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian markets kept their nerve on Monday as data showed the Chinese economy slowed at the end of last year, underlining the urgent need for more stimulus as Beijing wrestles with the United States over trade. Investors Read More




Must Watch

Asian shares propped up by hopes for Sino-US trade deal

01 January, 2019 10:04 am 10:04 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – Most Asian shares were propped up on Tuesday by hopes that Washington and Beijing may be inching towards a trade deal and that U.S. Federal Reserve would halt its tightening if economic growth slows further. Japan’s Nikkei Read More




Must Watch

Zverev stunned by unseeded Jaziri in Beijing

10 October, 2018 8:30 am 8:30 am

(Reuters) – German second seed Alexander Zverev suffered an early exit at the China Open as he went down 7-6(4) 2-6 6-4 to Tunisia’s Malek Jaziri on Thursday. The world number five appeared to have righted the ship after losing Read More




Must Watch

Taiwan courts security ties with bigger friends as Beijing snatches allies

09 September, 2018 10:08 am 10:08 am

HONG KONG/TAIPEI (Reuters) – As Beijing intensifies its effort to further isolate Taiwan diplomatically, Taipei is actively but discreetly broadening security ties with regional powers beyond its long-standing relationship with the United States. From efforts to share intelligence on China’s Read More




Must Watch

China large underground Protestant church in Beijing

09 September, 2018 9:15 am 9:15 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – Beijing city authorities have banned one of the largest unofficial Protestant churches in the city and confiscated “illegal promotional materials”, amid a deepening crackdown on China’s “underground” churches. The Zion church had for years operated with relative Read More




Must Watch

Chinese FM Wang Yi to reach Islamabad on three-day visit tomorrow

09 September, 2018 8:59 pm 8:59 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi will pay a three-day official visit to Pakistan from Friday, said a press release issued by the Chinese Foreign Ministry. This will be the first high-level visit by any Chinese official Read More




Must Watch

China says agrees with Britain to discuss ‘top notch’ free trad...

08 August, 2018 8:39 am 8:39 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – China and Britain have agreed to look at the possibility of reaching a “top notch” free trade agreement after Britain leaves the European Union, China’s Commerce Ministry said after talks with British trade minister Liam Fox. Britain Read More




Must Watch

China to focus more on transmission of monetary policy amid rising external...

08 August, 2018 9:04 am 9:04 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – China must manage the relationship between steady economic growth and risk prevention as external uncertainties are increasing, according to a recent meeting of a high-level government body. The State Council Financial Stability and Development Commission said more Read More




Must Watch

China’s ZTE still in limbo over US Commerce ban

06 June, 2018 9:42 am 9:42 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – The US Department of Commerce still has not worked out the details necessary for lifting the ban on China’s ZTE Corp, a spokesman said on Thursday, even though an official last week said the final steps would Read More




Must Watch