China's top legislature prepares for NPC annual session

2016-02-17 09:38:42

The Standing Committee of China's National People's Congress (NPC) will convene its bimonthly meeting from Feb. 24 to 26, to prepare for the annual congress session next month.

New "Plaza Accord" not on the cards: IMF Chief

2016-02-27 21:15:24

A new "Plaza Accord" to intervene in the foreign exchange market is "not on the cards" of global leaders as they gathered here to discuss ways to address economic woes, International Monetary Fund chief said at a news conference on Saturday.

Downside risks have risen, but do not reflect underlying fundamentals: G20

2016-02-27 20:21:52

Downside risks and vulnerabilities have risen, G20 nations said in its latest assessment of the world's economy. But they stressed the magnitude of recent market volatility has not reflected the underlying fundamentals of the global economy.

Structural reform most critical to correct distortions: Finance Minister

2016-02-27 20:14:51

Monetary policy should aim towards alleviating the downward pressure, while fiscal policy should best be "expansionary", Finance Minister Lou Jiwei said.

G20 vows to avoid competitive devaluation

2016-02-27 20:03:46

Finance ministers and central bank governors of the world's 20 major economies pledged to refrain from competitive devaluation on Saturday.

State Council at your fingertips

2016-02-27 16:35:59

The State Council launched its Chinese-language mobile app to facilitate information release and provide new mobile services for the public.

Chinese Premier urges G20 policy coordination

2016-02-27 05:08:14

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Friday called for closer macroeconomic policy coordination among G20 members against global economic headwinds.

New app helps State Council reach out

2016-02-27 04:49:57

The State Council app, with technological support from China Daily, will publicize major decisions by the State Council and policy documents.

Zun of Peace permanently placed at UN

2016-02-26 12:50:41

A reception was held at United Nations headquarters on Thursday to celebrate the permanent placement of the Zun of Peace there, where the vase-like object was presented by President Xi Jinping to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon last year.

China to maintain prudent monetary policy

2016-02-26 20:01:23

China will not "overly" base its macroeconomic polices on exterior economic performance or capital flow, said governor of the People's Bank of China.

UN resolution should not affect DPRK people's daily life

2016-02-26 19:43:50

The UN Security Council's upcoming resolution should not affect the everyday life of people in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said on Friday.

China adopts first law on deep seafloor exploration

2016-02-26 19:33:41

China's top legislature Friday passed the country's first law on deep seafloor resource exploration to protect the maritime environment and ensure sustainable exploitation.