China Stocks-Factors to watch on Friday


* SSEC 0.3%, CSI300 0.3%, HSI 0.8%

* HK->Shanghai Connect daily quota used -0.8%, Shanghai->HK daily quota used 9.3%

* HK->Shenzhen Connect daily quota used 2%, Shenzhen->HK daily quota used 2.9%

* CNY official close 7.0333 per dollar

* FTSE China A50 +0.3%

SHANGHAI, Aug 16 (Reuters) - Following is a list of recent corporate and policy announcements, as well as other news that might affect Chinese financial markets. Policy, government, sector news:

* Trump says China talks 'productive'; Beijing vows tariff retaliation

* China to counter latest U.S. tariffs as Trump vows deal on U.S. terms

* China warns it could quell Hong Kong protesters; Trump urges Xi to meet them

* Protest-hit Hong Kong unveils $2.4 bln economic support package Data:

* Modest gains in China's new home prices give authorities breathing room

* Japan surpasses China as largest non-U.S. holder of Treasuries -data

* China Jan-July non-financial ODI up 3.3% in yuan terms - commerce ministry

Company moves:

In focus

* Alibaba results beat estimates on cloud, e-commerce growth

* Ping An Insurance logs strongest H1 profit growth in over a decade

* China's Minmetals says to close rare earth unit after pollution violations


* Tsingtao Brewery's H1 net profit up 25.2% y/y

* Shaanxi Coal's H1 net profit down 1.2% y/y

* Eve Energy's H1 net profit up 215.23% y/y

* Shandong Chenming Paper's H1 net profit down 71.4% y/y

* China Life Insurance's Jan-Jul premium income at about 405.1 bln yuan, up 5% y/y

* Power Construction's Jan-Jul new contracts up 2.9% y/y

Equity changes/IPOs

* Suning.Com to buy back company shares worth up to 2.0 bln yuan

* ICBC Sells Shares In Shandong Gold Mining - HKEx Filing

* Beijing Originwater Technology's shareholder to unload up to 2% stake (Compiled by Luoyan Liu)