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China’s new bank lending hit a record $ 3.1 trillion in 2021, more than the UK’s GDP

China’s new bank lending hit a record $ 3.1 trillion in 2021, more than the UK’s GDP

New lending by banks in China declined more than expected in December compared to the previous month, but lending for full year 2021 set a record a ...
Global GDP Growth Will Slow Down Through 2023 Amid COVID-19 and Inflation: World Bank

Global GDP Growth Will Slow Down Through 2023 Amid COVID-19 and Inflation: World Bank

The global economy is facing a dramatic downturn due to new threats from COVID-19 variants, as well as rising inflation, debt and ...
Man in Montenegro confiscates a bank;  he claims to have placed explosives

Man in Montenegro confiscates a bank; he claims to have placed explosives

A man in Montenegro seized a bank after accusing the financial organization of stealing money from workers. Now he has claimed to ...
The attack on an elderly woman for a bank card highlights the growing problem of elder abuse in China

The attack on an elderly woman for a bank card highlights the growing problem of elder abuse in China

The detention of a woman in northeast China for assaulting her 79-year-old mother has highlighted the increasing prevalence of elder abuse in China ...
Hong Kong police arrested 32 for selling their bank accounts to scammers who laundered $ 1.2 million

Hong Kong police arrested 32 for selling their bank accounts to scammers who laundered $ 1.2 million

Hong Kong police arrested 32 people for selling their bank accounts to scammers who later used them to launder more than HK $ 9 million (US $ 1.2 m ...
US senators are pushing for Taiwan’s status in the regional development bank to be upgraded

US senators are pushing for Taiwan’s status in the regional development bank to be upgraded

Senior Democratic and Republican US Senators on Wednesday tabled a bill seeking Washington's support for Taiwan's admission to the Inter-American D ...
IAEA’s Grossi examines collaboration with World Bank and IDB on health and climate change

IAEA’s Grossi examines collaboration with World Bank and IDB on health and climate change

Stepping up the fight against the growing burden of cancer - especially in countries with little or no access to potentially life-saving treatments ...
Taiwan wants to benefit from the Chinese power crisis if export orders are postponed, says the central bank governor

Taiwan wants to benefit from the Chinese power crisis if export orders are postponed, says the central bank governor

Taiwan could benefit from orders being shifted to the island if China's electricity restrictions disrupt the country's exports, Taiwan central bank ...