Stories By 'Xinhua'
The World Bank (WB) said on Friday that it has updated its 2017 growth projection for the Philippines, as part of its quarterly forecast exercise to reflect recent economic trends.
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China’s central bank on Friday continued to pump cash into the financial system to ensure stable liquidity, after it raised interest rates for open market operations the previous trading day.
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The government of China’s Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) said on Friday that it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in wine-related businesses with Argentina.
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China’s plateau city of Lhasa, dubbed “the city of sunlight,” received a record 16 million tourists in the first 11 months, up 17 percent year on year, according to local tourism authorities Friday.
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Noi Bai international airport in Vietnam’s Hanoi capital city, which served nearly 21 million passengers in 2016, will be upgraded, including expansion of its terminal to cope with possible overloading.
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The base rate of the discount window in Macao is raised by 25 basis points to 1.75 percent, the monetary watch dog of the special administrative region (SAR) said on Thursday, which is the fifth time to raise the policy rate since December 2015.
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South Korea’s annual trade topped $1 trillion in three years thanks to strong demand for locally-made semiconductors, a government report showed Thursday.
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The number of dairy cattle in New Zealand dipped 2 percent from 6.6 million in June 2016 to 6.5 million in June 2017, the country’s statistics department Stats NZ said on Thursday.
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