Yuan-denominated loans and deposits totaled ¥535.6 billion and ¥1.31 trillion respectively in February, down ¥192.9 billion and up ¥321.4 billion compared to the a year earlier, said China's central bank. The market had expected new loans would exceed ¥600 billion in February.
China's government revenue grew 36% year on year to ¥1.85 trillion in January-February, said the Ministry of Finance.
China's state owned lenders are likely to raise a total ¥150 billion over the next five years, said Wang Jianyi, vice president of China Investment Corp.
The number of TD-SCDMA service users will increase 50 million to 70 million this year, predicted Yang Hua, secretary of TD Industry Alliance.
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