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Beijing's economic goal is more than just a number

Beijing's economic goal is more than just a number

The spike in China’s economic activity is no surprise, thanks to the base effect and the seasonality factor. However, the metric we are watching is the fixed asset investment level, given Beijing has made it clear it would not tolerate any further asset inflation. There are also glimpses of China’s …

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Tech giants to face more scrutiny as China amends key laws

Tech giants to face more scrutiny as China amends key laws

(ATF) China’s top legislature said in a work report it will amend the anti-monopoly law – a move that analysts said could mean more scrutiny on both domestic tech giants like Jack Ma’s Alibaba and Ant Group, plus foreign players such as Elon Musk’s Tesla.China will amend the anti-monopoly law, …

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Xi admits difficulties in building a clean government

Xi admits difficulties in building a clean government 

(ATF) In a series of speeches during the ‘Two Sessions’ – China's annual party meetings, President Xi Jinping laid out his thoughts on progressive national reforms.Xi’s full list of titles include General Secretary of the CPC Central Committee, President of the State, and Chairman of the Central Military Commission. General …

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Straight-talking PM outlines China’s goals for 2021

Straight-talking PM outlines China’s goals for 2021

(ATF) Earlier today (March 5), the straight-talking Premier Li Keqiang delivered a government work report at the 'Two Sessions' in Beijing. The main points are as follows:Review of last year's workMajor strategic results achieved in epidemic prevention and control;China was the only major economy to achieve positive growth; 2020 GDP …

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