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China Inflation

China Vows To Tackle Job Creation In The Face Of A Slowing Economy

Posted 12.23.2011 | Business

(CHRIS BUCKLEY, Reuters) - China will make job creation a more urgent priority in the face of slowed economic growth and weakened exports, Premier Wen...

Companies Moving Jobs To U.S. From China To Avoid Inflation

Posted 08.28.2011 | Business

MILWAUKEE (Scott Malone) - On a recent morning at Master Lock's 90-year-old factory in Milwaukee, a cluster of machinery was whirring, every 2 seconds...

China Raises Interest Rates Again To Cool Inflation

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

China raised interest rates on Tuesday, its second increase in just over six weeks, intensifying a battle against stubbornly high inflation that threa...

China Takes Another Big Step To Fight Inflation

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

(By Kevin Yao and Koh Gui Qing) BEIJING: China's central bank raised lenders' required reserves on Friday for the fourth time in just over two months,...

China's Christmas Day Surprise: Higher Interest Rates To Battle Inflation

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BEIJING: China's central bank took aim at inflation once again on Monday by saying it will control lending and money growth in the world's second-bigg...

China Exporting Inflation: Political Spin or Economic Reality?

Eben Esterhuizen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Eben Esterhuizen

China has been a convenient scapegoat for politicians lately, and now China, with its crawling peg to the weak dollar, is being blamed for exporting inflation. Is this political spin, or is there a real danger of importing higher inflation from China?

China's Inflation Hits American Price Tags

New York Times | David Barboza | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

China's latest export is inflation. After falling for years, prices of Chinese goods sold in the United States have risen for the last eight months. ...