In contrast to a Chinese commerce ministry spokesman, Premier Wen Jiabao strikes an upbeat note...

|By:, SA News Editor

In contrast to a Chinese commerce ministry spokesman, Premier Wen Jiabao strikes an upbeat note about the economy, saying yesterday that while downward pressure is "relatively large," there have been "some positive changes" recently, especially in July. Wen also says there's "growing room for monetary policy operation," exciting the those who hope for further easing.