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China has the world's largest foreign exchange reserves. According to the People's Bank of China, the holdings topped US$3.31 trillion by the end of last year. The amount is so large that it has no other currency options apart from the US dollar and the euro. hollister pas cher
With existing measures to cool down the country's housing market remaining in place, the central government's efforts since late January to combat soaring home prices and fight asset price bubbles have been affecting the market in a way it had hoped, said Tony Chen, general manager of China Real Estate Information Corp's research center. "With further tightening measures, such as extending limits on home purchases in more smaller cities, we certainly expect to see a cool-down sign in more cities around the country."
Stone said stocks are trading sideways in part because many investors are awaiting economic reports later this week, especially the employment report. There is agreement among economists and analysts that the economy slowed in the fourth quarter, he said, and this week's numbers will help answer the question of "how slow, and how much did it impact employment." tn pas cher france
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