Allianz to boost China property investment, launches mall fund

SHANGHAI, Nov 17 (Reuters) - Allianz plans to boost real estate investment in China, announcing on Friday the launch of a $750 million fund that targets malls in major cities such as Shanghai and Beijing. The German insurer and asset manager is betting ... ( read original story ...)

China finance official flags property tax in ‘near future’

BEIJING (Reuters) - China could implement a property tax in the “near future,” Huang Qifan, deputy chairman of the economic and finance committee under the National People’s Congress, said at a conference on Thursday. Huang said that a property tax ... ( read original story ...)

Growth in China property investment slows to 7.8 pct in Jan-Oct

BEIJING, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Property investment in China rose 7.8 percent in January-October from the same period a year earlier, slowing from an 8.1 percent gain in the first nine months of 2017, official data showed on Tuesday. Property investment in ... ( read original story ...)

China minister reveals roadmap for property tax

SHANGHAI: China’s finance minister, Xiao Jie, recently outlined the principles and roadmap in relation to rollout of a property tax. The message was included in a book that was published to help the public understand the lengthy work report that ... ( read original story ...)