- News PM April 27
China Merchants Bank 2008 Net Rises 38% ; Changhong 2008 Net Profit Falls 92%; Urban Per Capita Disposable Income Rises 11%; China, Switzerland to Consider Free Trade Pact
- Central Bank Cannot Say If Economy Has Hit Bottom
Economic indicators such as revived housing and auto markets suggest the country's economy may be on the verge of recovery. However, fluctuations in raw material prices and a decline in upstream product prices provide contrary indications.
- News AM April 27
Top Legislature Adopts Postal Law Amendment; China's Central Banker Proposes Sustainable Policies; No Swine Flu Cases Found in China, Says MOH
- News PM April 24
China 2008 Current Account Surplus at US$426.1 Billion, Official Relieved of CPPCC Membership, Coca-Cola Denies New Stake Bid with Huiyuan
- Thai PM Mediating Between Red and Yellow Shirts
Prime Minister Abhisit is working on conciliation between red-shirts representing Thaksinism and yellow-shirts sympathetic to the elite but possibility of him alienating both is not being ruled out.
- News AM April 24
Excess Reserves Down by Half for Chinese Banks, CIRC Fines AXA China Insurance, China's March Refined Oil Inventories Drop, New Participation in Social Insurance Schemes Drops
- News PM April 23
Central Bank Issues 55 Bln Notes, China's Q1 Urban Unemployment Rate Rises, China Q1 Tax Revenues Drop, Housing Market to Turn Warmer, China Top Oil Firms' March Crude Output Up