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  • View: India could learn from China's pursuit of meritocracy 21 Jan 2019 06:36 Economic Times By Gurcharan Das On the same day, ironically, the Rajya Sabha passed the constitutional amendment enabling the whacky 10% quota for the ‘poor’ in higher education and government jobs, an email arrived in my mailbox about an ongoing research project at …
  • China 2018 GDP Growth At 28-year Low 21 Jan 2019 06:35 RTTNews China's economy expanded at the weakest pace in nearly three decades in 2018 as the trade war with the U.S. hurt business activity and sentiment. Full-year growth slowed to 6.6 percent in 2018, which was weakest pace of expansion since 1990, data from …
  • China vows no leeway for underperformers in war on pollution 21 Jan 2019 06:30 Channel News Asia BEIJING: China will order detailed punishment measures for officials in regions that miss air quality targets this winter, refusing to accept unfavourable weather or mounting economic pressure as excuses, an environment ministry official said on Monday ( …
  • China's coal output hits highest in over 3 years as mines start up 21 Jan 2019 06:18 euronews BEIJING (Reuters) - China's December coal output climbed 2.1 percent from the year before, government data showed, hitting the highest level in over three years as major miners ramped up production amid robust winter demand and after the country …
  • Sensex, Nifty choppy after China GDP nos; L&T slips 2% on buyback blow 21 Jan 2019 06:13 Economic Times NEW DELHI: Benchmark indices on Monday opened on a tepid note amid concerns over slowing world economy, as suggested by 6.6 per cent yearly growth registered by China, its worse in 28 years. Larsen & Toubro (L&T) fell after Sebi denied permission …
  • China's economic growth hits 28-year low of 6.6% 21 Jan 2019 06:02 Sify.com [China], Jan 21 (ANI): China on Monday announced that its economy cooled down in the last quarter of 2018, recording a growth rate of 6.6 per cent, which is the slowest in the last 28 years.  The figures released as per the official data was anticipated by …
  • China Moves Cautiously in Face of Economic Slowdown 21 Jan 2019 06:02 wsj.com BEIJING—With Chinese stocks tanking over slowing growth in the domestic economy and the trade fight with the U.S., China’s top securities regulator sought to project some confidence at a closed-door meeting last fall. “Spring isn’t far away,” Liu Shiyu, …
  • NZ dollar drifts lower as China economy slows 21 Jan 2019 05:57 The New Zealand Herald The New Zealand dollar drifted lower with slightly weaker Chinese economic data offering few new leads and investors unwilling to make big bets amid mixed views on local consumer price data due on Wednesday. The kiwi was trading at 67.23 US cents at 5pm …
  • China’s Economy Slows to Weakest Pace Since 2009 Amid Trade War 21 Jan 2019 05:52 Investing.com (Bloomberg) -- China’s economy expanded at the slowest pace since the global financial crisis, as a domestic financial clean-up, weakening global demand and trade conflict with the U.S. all dampened momentum. Gross domestic product rose 6.4 percent in the …
  • China's 2018 growth slows to 28-year low, more stimulus seen 21 Jan 2019 05:46 Reuters.com BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s economic growth cooled slightly in the fourth quarter from a year earlier as expected, weighed down by weak investment and faltering consumer confidence as Washington piled on trade pressure, leaving 2018 growth the weakest in …
  • Asia keeps calm as China cools, Brexit news awaited 21 Jan 2019 05:46 Reuters.com 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. FILE PHOTO - An investor …
  • China December aluminum production surges to record monthly high 21 Jan 2019 05:45 Raw Story Aluminum ingots are piled up at a bonded storage area at the Dagang Terminal of Qingdao Port, in Qingdao, Shandong province June 7, 2014. REUTERS/Fayen Wong/ China’s primary aluminum output defied low prices to rise for a second straight month to a …
  • China’s Economic Growth Slows to 3-Decade Low Amid Tariff War 21 Jan 2019 05:42 KTLA Commuters walk across a road in Beijing's central business district on January 21, 2019. - China's economy grew at its slowest pace in almost three decades in 2018, losing more steam in the last quarter as it battles to quell massive debt and a US …
  • China's economy slumps to 28 year low to 6.6 per cent in 2018 21 Jan 2019 05:28 The Asian Age China's economy grew at 6.6 per cent in 2018, its slowest rate in almost three decades. Beijing: China's economy grew at 6.6 per cent in 2018, its slowest rate in almost three decades as the world's second biggest economy grappled with the …
  • China shares higher as weak growth raises stimulus hopes 21 Jan 2019 05:21 The New Zealand Herald Shares rose in Shanghai and Hong Kong on Monday as China reported that its growth fell to a three-decade low of 6.6 percent in 2018. The weaker data released Monday raised hopes for additional moves to shore up support for lagging business activity, though …
  • Soccer: Lippi switch takes China into Asian Cup last eight 21 Jan 2019 05:20 Shanghai News AL AIN (Reuters) - Marcello Lippi masterminded a second-half comeback to ensure China advanced to the last eight of the Asian Cup on Sunday with a 2-1 win over Thailand. Soccer Football - AFC Asian Cup - Round of 16 - Thailand v China - Hazza Bin Zayed …
  • Redpoint China Breaks Out From Pack With $400 Million To Chase More Winning Chinese Tech Upstarts 21 Jan 2019 05:20 Shanghai News China venture gains momentumSilicon Dragon Redpoint China Ventures is the latest venture firm to raise capital for new funds: $300 million for investments in startups and $100 million for growth stage and for break-out companies in Redpoint's portfolio …
  • New year, new weapons: Are China's latest science fiction or battle ready? - KBZK.com 21 Jan 2019 05:20 Shanghai News Since the beginning of January, the Chinese military has revealed a dizzying array of sophisticated and powerful new weaponry. The testing of some of these devices has been accompanied by great fanfare. But just how plausible is the new technology in a …
  • U.S. demands regular review of China trade reform | Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 21 Jan 2019 05:20 Shanghai News The United States is pushing for regular reviews of China’s progress on pledged trade reforms as a condition for a trade deal – and could again resort to tariffs if it deems Beijing has violated the agreement, according to sources briefed on negotiations …
  • Rosetta Stone (RST) and China Digital TV (STVVY) Head-To-Head Review - Fairfield Current 21 Jan 2019 05:19 Shanghai News Rosetta Stone (NYSE:RST) and China Digital TV (OTCMKTS:STVVY) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional …