New apartment prices in China fall for first time in six years Oct 21, 2021 0 0 12345 Beijing: Prices for new flats in China have fallen for the first time in six years, according to figures released by the National Bureau of Statistics on Wednesday. The figures show that prices in 70 cities across the country fell by an average of 0.08% on-month in September. Property markets in China have been booming in recent years, and this is the first decline since April 2015. The figures also show a drop of 0.19% in the prices paid for existing flats in September. The Chinese property market is in turmoil due to the ongoing financial crisis hitting the Evergrande Group, which is increasingly spreading to the industry as a whole and has caused other real estate companies to stumble. (dpa) Pages 1234 RELATED ARTICLES Huawei MatePad T Kids Edition is now available in Qatar Oct 21, 2021 0 0 German Bundesbank’s Weidmann to step down Oct 21, 2021 0 0 Netflix calls Squid Game its 'biggest tv show ever' Oct 21, 2021 0 0 QICDRC’s expanded jurisdiction to include QFZ comes into effect Tribune news network Doha The expansion of the Qatar International Court and Dispute Resolution Centre (QICDRC) jurisdiction to include disputes within Qatar Free Zones as regulated by the Qatar Free Zones Authority, .. Russia’s Gazprom not reacting to increased EU demand: Ursula Brussels: Russian energy giant Gazprom has so far failed to respond to increased demand for gas from the European Union, according to EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen. “While Gazprom has honoured its .. British inflation slows slightly in September dpa London UK consumer price inflation slowed slightly in September, the Office for National Statistics said on Wednesday. Consumer price inflation slowed slightly to 3.1 percent from 3.2 percent in August. ..