Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Chinese Central Bank Hails Eradication of P2P Lending, “Orderly Disposal” of High-risk Financial Institutions

The People's Bank of China (PBOC) has highlighted the removal of all of the country's P2P lending platforms in 2020 as part...

NDRC Flags Active Fiscal Policy, Increased Spending on New Infrastructure in 2021

China's chief planning authority has outlined a raft of its policy intentions for 2021, as the national economy continues to recover from...

China’s GDP Breaches 100 Trillion Yuan Threshold after Posting 2.3% Growth in 2020, Disposable Income up 4.7%

Official data points to growth of over 2% in Chinese GDP in 2020 despite the adverse economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic....

China Bans Banks from Selling Depository Products via Third Party Online Platforms

Beijing has issued a new directive which further steps up pressure on the sale of depository products via online fintech platforms, after...

PBOC Says Enterprise Interest Rates Fell to Five Year Low in 2020, Hails 1.5 Trillion Yuan “Profit Sacrifice” by Chinese Banks

The Chinese central bank has touted the success of efforts to reduce financing costs for businesses in 2020 during efforts to mitigate...

Private Investment the Key to Understanding China’s Economic Future: State-owned Media

A leading state-owned economics journal has highlighted the importance of the recovery of private investment in the wake of efforts by China...

Chinese Central Bank Hails Eradication of P2P Lending, “Orderly Disposal” of High-risk Financial Institutions

The People's Bank of China (PBOC) has highlighted the removal of all of the country's P2P lending platforms in 2020 as part...

China Bans Banks from Selling Depository Products via Third Party Online Platforms

Beijing has issued a new directive which further steps up pressure on the sale of depository products via online fintech platforms, after...

Ant Group Has Established Rectification Team for Business Overhaul: Chinese Central Bank

The People's Bank of China (PBOC) says that Jack Ma's Ant Group has taken further measures in response to pressure from regulators...

NDRC Flags Active Fiscal Policy, Increased Spending on New Infrastructure in 2021

China's chief planning authority has outlined a raft of its policy intentions for 2021, as the national economy continues to recover from...

China’s GDP Breaches 100 Trillion Yuan Threshold after Posting 2.3% Growth in 2020, Disposable Income up 4.7%

Official data points to growth of over 2% in Chinese GDP in 2020 despite the adverse economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic....

PBOC Says Enterprise Interest Rates Fell to Five Year Low in 2020, Hails 1.5 Trillion Yuan “Profit Sacrifice” by Chinese Banks

The Chinese central bank has touted the success of efforts to reduce financing costs for businesses in 2020 during efforts to mitigate...

Private Investment the Key to Understanding China’s Economic Future: State-owned Media

A leading state-owned economics journal has highlighted the importance of the recovery of private investment in the wake of efforts by China...

Nearly 3/4 of Chinese Mobile Payments Customers Were Daily Users in 2020

A new report from the peak body for China's payments sector indicates that nearly three quarters of Chinese mobile payments users made...