Tagged: Beijing

China preparing for 70th anniversary 0

China preparing for 70th anniversary

China has banned flying kites, drones and captive pigeons over central Beijing as it prepares for a military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of Communist Party rule on October 1.

Guilt-free Boomers eye basketball bronze 0

Guilt-free Boomers eye basketball bronze

Chris Goulding says the Boomers must shed what’s left of their guilty conscience for what still looms as a historic basketball moment on Sunday.

Tariff war hits China’s trade with US 0

Tariff war hits China’s trade with US

China’s trade with the United States shrank by double digits in August as the two sides prepare for trade talks with no sign of progress toward ending a worsening tariff war that threatens global economic growth.

China frees up cash as economy slows 0

China frees up cash as economy slows

China’s central bank has said it is cutting the amount of cash that banks must hold as reserves for the third time this year, releasing 900 billion yuan ($A185 billion) in liquidity to shore up the flagging economy.

US, China to hold trade talks in October 0

US, China to hold trade talks in October

China and the United States have agreed to hold high-level trade talks in early October in Washington, amid fears that an escalating trade war could trigger a global economic recession.

New tariffs kick off in US-China trade war 0

New tariffs kick off in US-China trade war

The United States has begun imposing 15 per cent tariffs on a variety of Chinese goods as China began imposing new duties on US crude in the latest escalation of a bruising trade war.

New tariffs kick off in US-China trade war 0

New tariffs kick off in US-China trade war

The United States has begun imposing 15 per cent tariffs on a variety of Chinese goods as China began imposing new duties on US crude in the latest escalation of a bruising trade war.

Chinese factory output down for 4th month 0

Chinese factory output down for 4th month

Factory activity in China shrank in August for the fourth month in a row as the US ramped up trade pressure and domestic demand remained sluggish, pointing to a further slowdown in the world’s second-largest economy.

Chinese factory output down for 4th month 0

Chinese factory output down for 4th month

Factory activity in China shrank in August for the fourth month in a row as the US ramped up trade pressure and domestic demand remained sluggish, pointing to a further slowdown in the world’s second-largest economy.