Home » Archive

Articles Archive for 17 July 2017

China, Featured »

[17 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]

By Yu Ning in Global Times, July 16, 2017 at 23:18:39
The two-day National Financial Work Conference (NFWC) concluded on Saturday in Beijing. The meeting, which is staged every five years and started in 1997 in the wake of the Asian financial crisis, lays stress on financial stability and security. With the aim of reining in financial risks and strengthening financial regulation and coordination, a Financial Stability Development Committee was announced. Addressing the gathering, Chinese President Xi Jinping said that guarding against systemic financial risks is the eternal theme of financial …

China, Featured »

[17 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]

By Lingling Wei in The Wall St Journal, July 17, 2017
BEIJING – China touted its buoyant economic expansion this year as evidence it can reduce debt without harming growth. But the outlook appears hazier when considering the property market’s outsize role in the economy, jittery consumers and signs that significant deleveraging hasn’t fully set in.
Beijing said domestic demand fueled 6.9% growth in the second quarter, a result that matched last quarter’s growth rate and beat economists’ forecasts. However, economists and analysts say the result has to be measured against a …

China, China-Tibet, Headline »

[17 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]

Report in Global Times, July 16, 2017 at 21:43:39
The government of Changsha, Central China’s Hunan Province, has announced it will give a one-off signing bonus of 20,000 yuan ($2,952) to each college graduate who serves a stint in the military in either Northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region or Southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region.
Previously, the bonus was 10,000 yuan in Changsha. The new standard will take effect on August 1 and will be distributed to students before they are sent for military training, news portal thepaper.cn reported Sunday, citing a …