In this April 13, 2012 photo, a department store employee, dressed as the Chinese God of Fortune, waits to hand out coupons packed in red envelopes, used by Chinese to pack monetary gifts, at a ... more 
In this April 13, 2012 photo, a department store employee, dressed as the Chinese God of Fortune, waits to hand out coupons packed in red envelopes, used by Chinese to pack monetary gifts, at a commercial street in central Beijing, China. China's Cabinet promised Wednesday, May 23, 2012, to step up efforts to reverse a steep slowdown in the world's second-largest economy and said it would encourage private investment in energy and other state-dominated industries. (AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Alexander F. Yuan
Wed, May 23, 2012 9:21 AM EDT