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Economic Quarterly Report Dutch version

China: a balancing act between growth and reforms

The government is currently performing a balancing act between keeping the economy going and safeguarding social and financial stability. Authorities continue to follow a step-by-step strategy to reduce excess capacity in heavy industry state-owned enterprises.

Economic Quarterly Report Dutch version

China: when will the hangover of the debt binge set in?

Macro economically, China is in calmer water now but medium term risks have been on the rise, at the same time. Debt keeps piling, especially for state owned enterprises, which boast ever lower profits. As a result the asset quality of loans, and consequently financial stability, are coming under pressure.

Economic Quarterly Report

China: kopzorgen over kapitaalvlucht (Dutch)

De economische groei in China zal in 2016 relatief laag blijven, waarbij de onzekerheden zijn toegenomen. Hoewel de economische situatie lijkt te zijn gestabiliseerd, blijft de omvangrijke kapitaalvlucht een punt van zorg.