FDI keeps increasing in August

Foreign direct investment into China maintained its momentum in August, adding to signs of an upturn in the economy and growing investor confidence.

China's fiscal revenue rises 9.2% in Aug

China's fiscal revenue climbed 9.2 percent year-on-year in August to 858.8 billion yuan ($138.52 billion), the Ministry of Finance said on Wednesday.

China's August retail sales up 13.4%

Retail sales in China rose 13.4 percent in August from a year earlier, slightly accelerating from the 13.2-percent increase in July.

Aug industrial output gains momentum

China's industrial production gained traction in August with its value-added output expanding at its fastest pace in 17 months, according to official data released Tuesday.

China's fixed-asset investment up 20.3%

China's urban fixed-asset investment grew 20.3 percent year on year in first eight months, up 0.2 percentage point from the figure for the first seven months.

China's August PPI down 1.6%

China's producer price index fell 1.6 percent in August from the same month last year, the National Bureau of Statistics said Monday.

China's inflation slows to 2.6% in August

China's consumer price index, a main gauge of inflation, slows to 2.6 percent year-on- year in August, down from 2.7 percent in July.
China's August PPI down 1.6%
China's foreign trade up 7.1% in August
Moderate price rises show economy on right track

Exports expand in Aug

Exports jumped in August by 7.2 percent from a year earlier to $190.73 billion, compared with 5.1 percent growth in July, according to data released on Sunday.

Softer service sector weighs on economy

Softer service sector weighs on economy

China's PMI rebounds in Aug

China's manufacturing sector saw a strong recovery in August, offering further signs that the country is moving out of the shadows of a protracted slowdown.

China's industrial profits rise 24.2% in August

Major Chinese industrial firms saw their combined profits rise 24.2 percent year on year in August, quickening from the 11.6-percent rate seen in July.

China's home prices continue to rise in August

New home prices continued to rise in most Chinese cities in August, according to official data released on Wednesday.Zhoushan denies loosing housing curbs

Moderate price increases show economy on right track

A moderate monthly increase in consumer and factory-gate prices in August indicated a stable economic rebound, economists said.

HSBC: Sevice PMI hits five-month high in Aug

China's service Purchasing Managers' Index rose to a five-month high of 52.8 in August, compared with 51.3 in July, HSBC reported on Wednesday.

HSBC: Manufacturing index shows upturn

China's manufacturing sector ended a three-month decline in August with the PMI rising to 50.1 from an 11-month low of 47.7 in July, according to HSBC Holdings on Monday.

Major Figures


Aug  July 
Price Indexes
CPI  2.6%  2.7%
PPI -1.6%  -2.3%
Growth Indexes
PMI  51.0  50.3
Retail 13.4% 13.2%
Fixed-asset investment  20.3% 20.1%
Industrial output 10.4%  9.7%
Export  $190.7b  $185.99b
Import  $162.1b  $168.17b
Surplus  $28.6b  $17.82b
Financial Indexes
New loans    
FDI    $9.41b
Other Indexes
Fiscal revenue 858.8b yuan 1.18t yuan


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