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  • *China Dec coke output up 4.9 pct y/y at 38.1 mln tonnes- stats bureau. *China Dec power generation up 6.2 pct y/y at 620 bln kwh- stats bureau. *China Dec crude steel output up 8.2 pct y/y at 76.12 mln tonnes- stats bureau.

  • BEIJING, Jan 21- China's fixed-asset investment rose 5.9 percent in 2018, missing expectations of a 6.0 percent increase and the slowest annual growth since at least 1996, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Monday. Private-sector fixed-asset investment, which accounts for about 60 percent of overall investment in China, rose 8.7 percent in 2018,...

  • BEIJING, Jan 21- Following is a breakdown of China's real estate investment for the year to December, published by the National Bureau of Statistics on Monday. Actual investment in the sector:. Jan-Dec Jan-Nov Jan-Oct Jan-Sep Jan-Aug Jan-Jul Jan-Jun Jan-May Jan-Apr Jan-Mar Jan-Feb Jan-Dec Level 12,026.4 11,008.3 9,932.5 8,866.5 7,651.9 6,588.6 5,553.1...

  • BEIJING, Jan 21- China's economy grew 6.4 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018 from a year earlier, official data showed on Monday, in line with expectations and slower than the previous quarter's 6.5 percent growth. The September-December growth rate was the weakest expansion since the financial crisis, data published by the National Bureau of Statistics...

  • BEIJING, Jan 21- Following is a breakdown of China's fixed-asset investment for the year to date, published by the National Bureau of Statistics on Monday.:. Jan-Dec Jan-Nov Jan-Oct Jan-Sep Jan-Aug Jan-Jul Jan-Jun Jan-May Jan-Apr Jan-Mar Jan-Feb Jan-Dec FAI 5.9 5.9 5.7 5.4 5.3 5.5 6.0 6.1 7.0 7.5 7.9 7.2 State firms 1.9 2.3 1.8 1.2 1.1 1.5 3.0 4.1 6.5 7.1 9.2 10.1...

  • BEIJING, Jan 21- Following is a breakdown of China's industrial output for December, published by the National Bureau of Statistics on Monday.:. Dec Nov Oct Sep Aug Jul Jun May Apr Mar Jan-Feb Dec Overall output 5.7 5.4 5.9 5.8 6.1 6.0 6.0 6.8 7.0 6.0 7.2 6.2 Sales/output ratio 98.5 97.6 98.1 98.8 98.5 98.0 97.8 97.8 98.9 97.3 97.9 98.8 Industrial exports 4.1 7.6 14.7...

  • CHINA JAN-DEC PROPERTY INVESTMENT +9.5 PCT Y/Y.

  • CHINA JAN-DEC FIXED-ASSET INVESTMENT +5.9 PCT Y/Y.

  • CHINA DEC INDUSTRIAL OUTPUT +5.7 PCT Y/Y (REUTERS POLL +5.3 PCT).

  • SINGAPORE, Jan 21- Oil prices dipped on Monday, weighed down by expectations that China will report its weakest economic growth in almost three decades amid waning domestic demand and painful U.S. tariffs. Still, analysts expect oil prices to be relatively well supported this year by supply cuts led by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and...

  • About 80 percent of the money was subsidised by Singapore's' job-redesign' grant, one of several government schemes to help companies with older staff. Tiny Singapore, one of the wealthiest nations in Asia, is seen as a test bed for how governments tackle ageing issues. More than 650 companies in Singapore have made use of the up to S $300,000 job redesign grant...

  • TOKYO, Jan 21- Nissan CEO Hirota Saikawa said he had not heard about a reported French proposal to integrate Nissan's management with France's Renault, adding that it was not the stage to discuss revising their capital ties, Jiji news agency reported on Monday. Japanese public broadcaster NHK quoted French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire as telling...

  • Jan 20- Ousted Nissan Motor Co chairman Carlos Ghosn has offered to post stock he owns in the automaker as collateral, surrender his passports and submit to electronic tracking as part of a renewed effort to persuade a Tokyo court to grant him bail while he awaits trial on charges of financial misconduct, a spokeswoman for the car executive said.

  • LONDON, Jan 18- A new year but the same old problems for aluminium. That was the stark message from Roy Harvey, president and chief executive of U.S. aluminium producer Alcoa, speaking on the company's Q4 2018 results call. Graphic on China's exports of aluminium "semis":.

  • TOKYO, Jan 21- The dollar hovered near a two-week high against a basket of currencies on Monday, supported by a sustained recovery in investor risk appetite which nudged U.S. bond yields higher. Hopes for a thaw in U.S.- China trade tensions, a more dovish-sounding Federal Reserve and optimism that Britain could avoid a "No-Deal" Brexit are some of the factors that...

  • BEIJING/ WASHINGTON, Jan 18- The United States is pushing for regular reviews of China's progress on pledged trade reforms as a condition for a trade deal- and could again resort to tariffs if it deems Beijing has violated the agreement, according to sources briefed on negotiations to end the trade war between the two nations. President Donald Trump has imposed...

  • SYDNEY, Jan 21- Asian markets were in limbo early on Monday ahead of data likely to show the Chinese economy slowed at the end of last year, underlining the urgent need for more stimulus as Beijing wrestles with the United States over trade. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was little changed in early trade, after rising 1.6 percent last...

  • REUTERS POLL- AUSTRALIA MEDIAN ECONOMIC GROWTH FORECAST AT 3.0 PCT FOR 2018, 2.7 PCT IN 2019 AND 2020.

  • REUTERS POLL- AUSTRALIA CPI INFLATION SEEN AVERAGING 2.0 PCT IN 2018, 2.1 PCT IN 2019, 2.3 PCT IN 2020.

  • *reuters:// realtime/verb= Open/url= cpurl:// apps.cp./ Apps/econ-polls? SYDNEY, Jan 21- Analysts have trimmed forecasts for Australian economic growth following some disappointing numbers last year, but still tip solid outcomes ahead even in the face of falling house prices and a slowdown in China. Economists polled by Reuters forecast Australia's A $1.87...