Index provider MSCI has said it will raise the inclusion factor of China's large-cap A-shares in its indexes from the current 10 percent up to 15 percent. The decision will take effect after the market close on August 27.
China's gold reserves rose for an eighth straight month in July, the central bank said Wednesday. Gold reserves stood at 62.26 million ounces in July, up 320,000 ounces month on month.
China's foreign exchange reserves came in at 3.1037 trillion U.S. dollars at the end of July, official data showed Wednesday. The amount increased by 31 billion U.S. dollars, or 1 percent from the beginning of 2019.
China's foreign service trade totaled 2.61 trillion yuan (about 377 billion U.S. dollars) during the first half of the year, up 2.6 percent year on year, the Ministry of Commerce said Monday.