Apple plans two more R&D centers in China as
CNBCApple plans two more R&D centers in China as its challenges in the country continueCNBCApple has announced plans to set up two new research and development centers in China amid continued challenges to the iPhone maker in the world's second-largest economy. The U.S. technology titan said Friday that the hubs would be in Shanghai and ...Apple Says to Add Two More R&D Centers in ChinaU.S. News & World ReportApple Plans Two More Chinese Research Hubs as iPhone Sales SlowBloombergall 7 news articles »
Posted on 17 March 2017 | 12:31 am
China's Premier Said to Visit Australia Next
BloombergChina's Premier Said to Visit Australia Next Week to Push TradeBloombergChinese Premier Li Keqiang will make his first trip to Australia since taking office in 2013 as part of efforts to promote free trade, according to people familiar with the situation. Li will visit Canberra, Sydney and Auckland on the nearly week-long ...Trump prepares to pass the world leadership baton to ChinaWashington PostIn Australia, a Call for Closer Ties to China Gains SupportNew York TimesThere would be no winners in a US-China trade warVoxCNBC -The Conversation AUall 387 news articles »
Posted on 17 March 2017 | 12:26 am
China's new bitcoin rules call for identity
China's new bitcoin rules call for identity checkMarketWatchBEIJING--China's central bank is moving to regulate its domestic bitcoin industry, circulating new guidelines that, if enacted, would require exchanges to identify clients and adhere to banking regulations. Recent scrutiny by the central bank has ...and more »
Posted on 17 March 2017 | 12:11 am
Saudi Arabia and China's Loveless Marriage -
USA TODAYSaudi Arabia and China's Loveless MarriageBloombergThat's a useful framework for considering China's push to turn its sovereign wealth fund and biggest oil producer into cornerstone investors in the initial public offering of Saudi Arabian Oil Co. China Investment Corp. would be the biggest investor in ...China, Saudi Arabia sign $65 billion in cooperation dealsUSA TODAYSaudi Arabia, China Sign Deals Worth Up to $65 BillionForeign Policy (blog)Saudi Arabia Wants China To Invest In Aramco IPO, That's A Good But Dangerous IdeaForbesThe Star Onlineall 136 news articles »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 9:44 pm
China private equity deal values cratered in
CNBCChina private equity deal values cratered in 2016, but that's not the whole storyCNBCAfter a record-breaking year of deal making in 2015, uncertainties surrounding China dented confidence last year, resulting in a 25.8 percent fall in value of private equity deals in Asia Pacific, according to a Thursday report by Bain & Company. The ...and more »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 8:26 pm
China clings to strong yuan despite export
As China's export engine sputters, it is avoiding the seemingly simple fix of letting its managed currency drift lower to improve competitiveness, constrained by the threat of faster capital withdrawal as its economy slows. The yuan has struck record highs this year against the euro , the Indonesian rupiah, and the Australian dollar, a surge that coincided with a shock 15 percent fall in Chinese ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 2:00 pm
China tells Europe not to ignore its new
China's top diplomat in Brussels warned the European Union on Tuesday not to disregard changes to global trade rules set to favour Beijing and which European companies fear will open the bloc to a flood of cheap Chinese goods. World trading powers including Europe are in a bind over how to interpret a World Trade Organization protocol that treats China as a more market-based economy from late ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 9:38 am
World should fear China's actions in
China's efforts to stake its claim to most of the South China Sea should spark fear around the world, with military conflict possible, Philippine President Benigno Aquino told AFP on Tuesday. In an exclusive interview, Aquino also warned that China's increasingly assertive actions raised the spectre of other nations having access cut to vital international shipping lanes and rich fishing grounds ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 7:45 am
China's economy to grow 6.8% in 2015:
China must carry out promised reforms and rebalance its economy to stem financial risks, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said Tuesday, as it pointed to slowing growth over the next two years. "For China, the main risk is failure to implement the reform agenda to address financial risks, rebalance the economy, and tap new sources of growth," the Washington-based Fund said in its latest ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 6:25 am
China bank lending rose in March: central
China's bank lending rose in March from the previous month, the central bank said Tuesday, though broader credit growth declined as the world's second-largest economy expands at its slowest pace in nearly a quarter of a century. Domestic banks extended new loans of 1.18 trillion yuan ($190 billion), the People's Bank of China (PBoC) said in a statement, up from 1.02 trillion yuan in February ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 4:14 am
Investors take a second look at EM as China
Emerging markets (EM) have faced the brunt of this summer's selloff, topped by volatile swings in Chinese stocks this week, meaning for many investors the region as a whole is more or less off limits. But a growing number are now arguing that the supposed ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:39 am
China Oil Giants Eschew Global Jobs Purge as
China’s biggest oil companies say they’ll cut costs, but not employees. As the collapse in crude prices curbs profits and prompts a wave of layoffs in the energy industry from Schlumberger Ltd. to Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Chinese state energy giants say ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:38 am
Scott Walker Is Circling The Drain: Experts
Experts are calling Gov. Scott Walker’s messaging on China “childish” and “harmful”. In an effort to compete with Donald Trump’s surprising surge in the Republican presidential primary, Governor Scott Walker (R-WI), whose foreign policy gaffes ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:33 am
Trailing Trump, Rubio, Walker look for tough
Washington (CNN)Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Florida Sen. Marco Rubio spent Friday in South Carolina with the hopes that laying out a tough plan for China and radical Islam would win back some of the oxygen front-runner Donald Trump has sucked from ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:22 am
The CEO of China's fake Goldman Sachs isn't
When it comes to Chinese knockoffs, the sky's the limit. Counterfeiters have already produced millions of fake handbags, along with knockoff iPhones, Apple Watches and even realistic-looking fake Apple and IKEA retail outlets. But now there's a new high ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:31 pm
China's struggle to measure economy clouds
After China reported quarterly economic growth of 7.7 percent this week — far above anemic U.S. and European performance — global markets reacted by falling, wiping billions of dollars off stock prices.
Posted on 16 April 2013 | 3:34 am
China criticizes US force strengthening in
In its latest account of national defense efforts, China said Tuesday that the United States is destabilizing the Asia-Pacific region by strengthening its military alliances and sending more ships, planes, and troops to the area.
Posted on 15 April 2013 | 10:27 pm
China and Iceland sign free trade agreement
China and Iceland signed a free trade agreement Monday, offering hope to the small North Atlantic country for its recession-battered economy and giving Beijing a leg up in its drive for expanded influence in the Arctic.
Posted on 15 April 2013 | 3:04 am
Chinese talent show captivates Taiwanese
A Chinese singing competition that has captivated television viewers in Taiwan is raising concerns about China's cultural influence on the island.
Posted on 14 April 2013 | 11:56 pm
China's economic growth slows in first
China's economic growth slowed unexpectedly in the first three months of the year, fueling concern about the strength of its shaky recovery.
Posted on 14 April 2013 | 7:14 pm