China-Pakistan Economic Corridor promotes cooperative projects
In an attempt to bring the nation’s budget back to balance, the Australian government will target around 20,000 welfare cheats who are choosing to rort the system instead of actively search for work, Employment Minister Michaelia Cash said on Monday.
The central parity rate of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, weakened 19 basis points to 6.8949 against the U.S. dollar Friday, according to the China Foreign Exchange Trade System.
The New South Wales state government committed 8 million Australian dollars (6.132 million U.S. dollars) on Thursday to improve social housing and community facilities for disadvantaged Australians.
Models present creations designed by Carey Xu during China Fashion Week in Beijing, capital of China, March 29, 2017.
China Construction Bank Corp. said on Wednesday its net profit in 2016 rose 1.45 percent to 231.46 billion yuan (about 33.6 billion U.S. dollars), buoyed mainly by commissions and fees.
A model presents a creation by Keys Fashion on the opening day of South African Fashion Week Spring Summer 2017 at Hyde Park Corner in Johannesburg, South Africa, on March 28, 2017. The South African Fashion Week Spring Summer 2017 kicked off here Tuesday. Creations by more than 60 South African and international fashion designers or brands are scheduled to be presented in the five-day event.
FTSE 100 Index, British benchmark stock market gauge, Tuesday rose by 0.68 percent, or 49.92 points, to 7,343.42 points.
China’s central bank on Wednesday skipped the open market operations of reverse repos, siphoning liquidity from the market.
Agricultural Bank of China, one of the country’s biggest lenders, on Tuesday said its net profit rose 1.8 percent year on year to 184 billion yuan (about 26.7 billion U.S. dollars) in 2016.