Press "Enter" to skip to content

China’s top policymakers ratcheting up infrastructure push

China’s State Council, the country's cabinet, released a guideline on Wednesday with detailed measures to prop up infrastructure investment, a followup policy of the top leadership's decision back in July to play the infrastructure card again to invigorate the economy that's been struggling with a domestic slowdown and escalating trade tensions with the United States.

China will enlarge the list of key "weak link" projects, referring to areas in infrastructure that need to be improved, step up supporting work and accelerate starts of new projects and make sure projects under construction can be completed with enough funding.

To continue reading, please subscribe.


We highly value independence. Yuan Talks is solely funded by subscriptions from thousands of intelligent readers like you. 

What you'll get:

  • Systematic, timely and data-driven reporting on China's economy and financial markets with details, data and perspectives you don't read elsewhere!
  • Daily Brief newsletter delivered before market open every weekday wrapping up the most important China-related stories.
  • Weekly Market Wrap-up on A shares, Chinese bonds, the Yuan and commodities!
  • Interviews with China experts. We find you insights you should never miss!
  • Conference calls and events. Nothing is better than talking to newsmakers, experts and reporters directly, right?


Already have an account? Sign In