China press review

China Press Review – August 6, 2021

China’s export growth for July may surprise, but most analysts say it will not match June’s surge: China’s trade data for last month will be released on Saturday, and a downward trend in export growth is widely expected for rest of year.

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China Press Review – August 5, 2021

China-US relations: is Beijing working a ‘long game’ to replace America as dominant world power? New book by Rush Doshi argues that, in the wake of Brexit, the election of Trump and the pandemic, China has been building foundations for its own world order.

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China Press Review – August 3, 2021

China’s Anti-Foreign Sanctions Law: How Businesses Should Prepare: Businesses are assessing their risks following the passing of China’s Anti-Foreign Sanctions Law, as political and economic tensions between China and a number of foreign countries rise.

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China Press Review – July 30, 2021

China urges tech companies to step up management of critical data exports: China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) said on Friday that big tech companies should step up the management of exporting “critical data” as well as their risk assessment of data security. 

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China Press Review – July 28, 2021

China pledges support for small business, but some SMEs see ‘doom and gloom’ amid regulatory crackdown: Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He has promised to ‘keep the temperature right’ for small and medium-sized enterprises in China.

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China Press Review – July 27, 2021

Beijing Cracks the Regulatory Whip: Shock moves by Chinese regulators towards swathes of the nation’s private sector have been roiling the nation’s stocks for weeks now, and spurred some hard thinking about whether there’s a whole new framework for economic policy.  

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China Press Review – July 26, 2021

China’s Ongoing Recovery Showed Signs of Weakness in July: China’s economy continued its stable pace of recovery in July, though there were some signs of weakness as property sales slumped, small business confidence slipped and the stock market fell.

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China Press Review – July 22, 2021

China’s Canton Fair to return with on-site exhibitions, but exporters bemoan the lack of overseas buyers: The biannual Canton Fair will allow exhibitors to return in person after holding the past three events online because of the coronavirus pandemic. 

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China Press Review – July 19, 2021

China Trade Data: H1 2021 Shows Stronger Than Expected Results: We look at China’s trade data for H1 2021, trade performance with prominent partners, and ask if the trade surge will be sustainable through to the end of 2021.

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China Press Review – July 15, 2021

Why China is still the world’s factory, only upgraded: Despite rising costs, a US trade war and the Covid-19 outbreak, China’s resilient supply chain has prevailed and enabled its economy to move up the value chain.

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China Press Review – July 13, 2021

China trade ‘likely to slow down’ in second half of year despite strong imports, exports in June: China’s exports grew by 32.2 per cent in June compared with a year earlier, up from 27.9 per cent growth in May.

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China Press Review – July 12, 2021

China is injecting $150 billion into the economy — that may fuel a short-term rally, UBS says: The People’s Bank of China is set to cut the reserve requirement ratio by 50 basis points for all banks, a move that will release around 1 trillion yuan ($154 billion) in long-term liquidity into the economy.

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China Press Review – July 9, 2021

China inflation: factory-gate prices remain high but fall slightly as global commodity prices level off: China’s official producer price index (PPI) rose by 8.8 per cent in June from a year earlier, compared with 9 per cent in May.

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China Press Review – July 8, 2021

Factbox: Cainiao Creates 200 Jobs in Belgium as it Kickstarts Hiring at its Smart-Logistics Hub in Liege Airport: Cainiao Network, Alibaba Group’s logistics arm, said in a recent statement that it will work with local partners to create 200 jobs for its smart-logistics hub at the Liege Airport in Belgium’s Wallonia region.

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