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(Reuters) - New York Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday outlined the first steps for reopening the United States' most

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What We Learned From China’s Annual Economic Policy Meeting

(Bloomberg) -- China concluded its most important annual political meeting this week, rolling out a hefty increase in government borrowing

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China parliament advances Hong Kong security law as U.S. tensions rise

By Jessie Pang, Yew Lun Tian and Jeff Mason HONG KONG/BEIJING/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - China's parliament on Thursday approved a decision

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Hong Kong stocks swing wildly as China approves security law

It was anything but an ordinary afternoon for Hong Kong stocks as Chinese lawmakers approved a controversial plan to impose national security legislation for the city.

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China approves controversial national security law for Hong Kong

China's legislature has approved a proposal to impose a highly contentious national security law in Hong Kong, in an unprecedented move that critics say threatens fundamental political freedoms and civil liberties in the semi-autonomous territory.

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China passes controversial Hong Kong security law, tightens grip over former British colony

The writing in of the new security law into Hong Kong’s special charter, or Basic Law, will see the mainland’s control over the SAR tighten substantially.

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China's Li sees room to boost economy without opening floodgates

By Ryan Woo and Kevin Yao BEIJING (Reuters) - China has room to stimulate an economy trying to recover in

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Controversial Hong Kong national security bill approved as campaigners warn the law is 'death knell' for freedom

Controversial Hong Kong legislation relating to national security has been approved in China's parliament. Ministers supported the new policies which

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China’s Premier Li Says Economy Can Grow If Key Tasks Done

(Bloomberg) -- China’s economy can grow this year if the key tasks set out by the government, including ensuring employment

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Premier Li Says China Doesn’t Want Cold War, U.S. Decoupling

(Bloomberg) -- China’s Premier Li Keqiang struck a conciliatory tone with the U.S., saying that the two sides should cooperate

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China premier says security law will support HK stability, security

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Thursday that national security legislation, which China's parliament voted overwhelmingly to

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Hong Kong Stocks Swing Wildly as China Approves Security Law

(Bloomberg) -- It was anything but an ordinary afternoon for Hong Kong stocks as Chinese lawmakers approved a controversial plan

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China’s Lower Rates Boost a Trade That it Wants To Restrain

(Bloomberg) -- China has driven borrowing costs to multi-year lows as part of efforts to support the nation’s economy. That’s

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EU urges China to respect Hong Kong autonomy

By Robin Emmott BRUSSELS (Reuters) - China must respect Hong Kong's autonomy, the European Union said on Tuesday, amid controversy

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Emerging Markets Are Stumbling as Old Bugbear Gatecrashes Party

(Bloomberg) -- Just as early bets on an emerging-market recovery start fueling appetite for stocks and currencies, an old bugbear

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Rural migrants suffer most amid China's unemployment misery

By Gabriel Crossley BEIJING (Reuters) - Migrant workers Zhang Jianpeng and his wife returned to Beijing in late April, after

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Economists See China Holding Stimulus in Check Amid Uncertainty

(Bloomberg) -- Economists broke down China’s annual policy-document dump and concluded that Beijing is holding stimulus measures in reserve in

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China drops mention of GDP goal as parliament opens, virus slams economy

((This May 22 story corrects to say first time no GDP goal was set since 2002 in paragraph 2)) By

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China drops mention of GDP goal as parliament opens, virus slams economy

(Corrects first time no GDP goal was set since 2002 in paragraph 2 of May 22 story) By Kevin Yao

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Chinese banks could post flat or falling profits in 2020 - PBOC article

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese lenders could post flat or even falling profits in 2020 despite earnings growth in the first

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China's efforts to resolve financial risks slowed by virus - local central bank head

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's efforts to resolve risks among high-risk financial institutions have been hampered by slower economic conditions caused

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China Official Says Increasing Debt Level Feasible and Necessary

(Bloomberg) -- China’s plans to raise its debt level to stimulate demand and combat the economic effects of the coronavirus

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WHO: LatAm now virus epicenter

NEW YORK: The World Health Organization (WHO) declared Latin America “a new epicenter” of the coronavirus pandemic Friday, as United States President Donald Trump demanded churches reopen despite the ongoing coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) threat. China, meanwhile, warned that its economy would suffer an immense hit from the coronavirus and Beijing’s communist rulers for the […]

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EU urges China to respect Hong Kong autonomy

The European Union on Friday urged China to respect Hong Kong's freedoms after Beijing proposed a new security law following pro-democracy protests in the semi-autonomous territory.After consulting EU capitals, Brussels' diplomatic chief Josep Borrell issued a statement calling for "the preservation of Hong Kong's high degree of autonomy."Earlier, Premier Li Keqiang had unveiled to China's National People's Congress (NPC) a proposed security law that would drastically reduce Hong Kong's separate legal status."The European Union has a strong stake in the continued stability and prosperity of Hong Kong under the 'One Country Two Systems' principle," Borrell said."It att

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China's planned security agencies for Hong Kong a 'death knell' for autonomy - Pompeo

By Clare Jim and Jessie Pang HONG KONG (Reuters) - Chinese plans to impose national security laws on Hong Kong

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