2nd LD-Writethru-Economic Watch: China reports lower unemployment rate in March on solid economic growth
Video PlayerClose BEIJING, April 17 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese economy showed positive signs in the first quarter, reporting lower unemployment rate and faster income growth, official data showed Wednesday. The surveyed unemployment rate in urban areas stood at 5.2 percent last month, down 0.1 percent»»»
China's industrial profits shrink most since late 2011 as economy...
BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s industrial firms posted their worst slump in profits since late 2011 in the first two months of this year, data showed on Wednesday, as increasing strains on the economy in the face of slowing demand at home and abroad took a toll on businesses. The sharp decline in prof»»»
China's employment stable despite higher monthly jobless rate
BEIJING -- China's employment remained stable despite a higher jobless rate in January and February, according to the National Bureau of Statistics. The surveyed urban unemployment rate stood at 5.1 percent in January and 5.3 percent in February, up 0.1 percentage points and 0.3 percentage points y»»»
Guangdong ‘broke the law’ by publishing economic figures
China economy As trade war bites, National Bureau of Statistics bans provincial purchasing managers’ index, saying local authorities did not have approval to publish it Monthly gauge had been in existence for seven years and was regarded by analysts as an important indicator of economic conditions »»»