PEKING: China Railway Construction Corp (CRCC) has decided not to cooperate with UBS on a proposed sale of dollar bonds, a Chinese infrastructure giant spokesman told Reuters on Monday.

Previously, Bloomberg reported that CRCC had opposed the hiring of UBS as a joint global bond-selling coordinator after a Swiss economist's statement last week sparked a public outcry in China with the matter trusted persons were quoted.

(Reporting by Yawen Chen and Ryan Woo, editorial staff of Shri Navaratnam)