Aug 30, 2012 02:00 PM IST
China is prepared to buy more EU government bonds amid a worsening European debt crisis that is dragging on the world economy, announced Premier Wen Jiabao, in the strongest sign of support for its biggest trading partner in months.
- Aug 01, 2012 02:26 PM IST
Taiwan issued torrential rain and strong wind warnings for most of the island on Wednesday as slow-moving typhoon Saola approached, while in China, Premier Wen Jiabao told authorities to be on the highest alert to prevent deaths.
- Jul 16, 2012 08:16 AM IST
China's government is engaged in the economic equivalent of holding its nose and swallowing nasty medicine.
- Apr 01, 2012 12:36 AM IST
Prime Minister Mario Monti urged China on Saturday to step up investment in Italy and tried to reassure Beijing that the euro zone debt crisis was close to resolution and tough economic reforms passed by his government were working.
- Nov 09, 2011 09:41 AM IST
China's annual inflation rate eased to 5.5% in October, a third straight month of decline from July's three-year peak and Premier Wen Jiabao said prices had fallen further since then.
- May 23, 2011 08:43 PM IST
Back in 2007, Premier Wen Jiabao called the Chinese economy increasingly unstable, unbalanced, uncoordinated and ultimately unsustainable. He has used the same language this year and there's every chance the description will still apply in another four years.
- Feb 02, 2011 12:23 PM IST
China will fight to control inflation and crack down on property speculators in the year ahead, state media on Wednesday quoted Premier Wen Jiabao as saying, as the country readied to welcome the Year of the Rabbit.