Press "Enter" to skip to content

Beijing urges more infrastructure investment, stocks bounce


China's top economic planner urged more infrastructure investment and pledged further measures to support infrastructure projects to boost the economy that's been crimped by sluggish domestic demand and escalating trade tensions with the United States.

China will ramp up efforts to improve weak links in infrastructure and more supporting policies will be introduced to stabilise investment, said Meng Wei, spokesman of the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) at a press conference on Tuesday.

Stocks of infrastructure companies . . .

To continue reading, please subscribe. You will get

  • Original and in-depth reporting on China's economy and financial markets 
  • Details, data and perspectives you don't read elsewhere
  • THE WIRE - a Real-Time News platform that delivers everything important about China's economy, companies, stocks, bonds, commodities and the yuan.
  • Daily Brief newsletters to get you prepared for every trading day


FREE TRIAL cancel any time

We highly value independence. We are solely funded by subscriptions from thousands of readers like you.  

Already have an account? Sign In