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China Stocks-Factors to watch on Friday

* PREVIOUS TRADING SESSION MOVES:

* SSEC +0.3 pct, CSI300 +0.0 pct, HSI -0.9 pct

* Shanghai->HK daily quota used 3.4 pct

* HK->Shenzhen Connect daily quota used 0.4 pct, Shenzhen->HK daily quota used 1.9 pct

* CNY official close 6.6998 per dollar

* FTSE China A50 -0.5 pct, BNY Mellon ADR China Select Index +0.2 pct

SHANGHAI, March 22 (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:

* Chinese president lands in Italy, set to sign Belt and Road deal

* EU leaders to discuss stronger shield against Chinese influence

* China says top U.S. trade officials to visit Beijing March 28-29

* China to cut coal from new green bond standards - sources Data:

* Value of China's metal e-waste to double to $24 bln by 2030 -Greenpeace

* China's pork imports to double in 2019 as swine fever hits local output -analyst

* China regions see birthrates decline in 2018 - China Daily

Company moves:


In focus

* Tencent to cut reliance on China gaming after profit hit

* PetroChina plans biggest capital expenditure in four years

* China's Geely Auto promises more models to support sales in uncertain domestic market

* China's CNOOC doubles net profit in 2018, best performance in four yrs

* China's CITIC Securities posts 18 pct drop in 2018 profit

* CK Hutchison says global markets still welcome Chinese deals

Earnings/Performance

* Anhui Conch Cement's 2018 net profit up 88.05 percent y/y

* Yunnan Baiyao Group's 2018 net profit up 5.14 percent y/y

* Chongqing Fuling Zhacai's 2018 net profit up 59.8 percent y/y

* Guanghui Energy's 2018 net profit more than doubles

* Maanshan Iron & Steel's 2018 net profit up 43.9 percent y/y Other moves (spin-offs, divestitures, deals)

* S.F. Holding's unit gets regulatory approval for bond issue, shareholder cuts stake (Compiled by Luoyan Liu; Editing by Rashmi Aich)