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  1. Business - Companies

    Lufthansa adds revenue sharing joint venture to Air China partnership

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 01:54am by SIJIA JIANG

    ... Sijia Jiang sijia.jiang@scmp.com Lufthansa, Air China expand partnership German airline Lufthansa is expanding its partnership with Air China, the mainland's biggest carrier, ... at the signing of a memorandum of understanding with Air China in Beijing yesterday- on the second day of German Chancellor Dr Angela Merkel's state visit to China- that the new joint venture would ...

  2. Business - Economy

    Record fall in orders dash recovery hopes for Japanese economy

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 01:31am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Tokyo Record slump in machinery orders in May casts doubt over corporate investment leading rebound for the world's third-largest economy Weak orders dash Japan recovery ... economy. The data is highly volatile but serves as an indicator of capital spending in six to nine months. May's shocking 19.5 per cent slump raised questions about the economy's ability ...


    China, US investment treaty talks set to dominate Beijing summit

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 04:40am by Teddy Ng

    ... over national security. Last year's talks under the dialogue made a major breakthrough: both governments agreed that the treaty would cover all sectors of their economies unless explicitly ... Lieberthal, a senior fellow of the Brookings Institution's John L. Thornton China Centre, said Beijing's change of attitude toward what could be included in the negotiations signals ...

  4. Business - Money - DEBT

    China's Huarong sells dollar bonds as borrowing costs plummet

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:55am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Singapore Mainland bad-loan managers raising funds as borrowing rates fall to more than 16-month low Huarong markets dollar bonds as costs plummet China Huarong Asset ... and state-owned asset-management companies like Huarong are raising funds to help clean up lenders' balance sheets. China Cinda Asset Management, the mainland's biggest bad-loans manager, sold ...

  5. News - World

    US sentences ‘greedy’ chemical engineer to 15 years in prison for selling trade secrets to China

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 11:19am

    ... A US federal judge on Thursday sentenced a California chemical engineer to 15 years in prison and fined him US$28.3 million for selling China a secret recipe to a widely used white pigment. US ... at exploiting China’s desire to build a DuPont-like factory to manufacture the white pigment known as titanium dioxide. The Liews hired retired DuPont engineers and, according to the FBI, paid them ...

  6. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Housing 'correction' threatens broader mainland economy

    Posted May 13th 2014, 01:14am by Sandy Li

    ... per cent rise in the last quarter of 2013. Major developers have taken a hit in the first quarter as property sales dropped. Last week, China Overseas Land & Investment said accumulated ...

  7. News - China - Social Justice

    China's dissidents feel the 'chilling effect' as party's muzzling tactics prove effective

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 12:04pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing Activists, lawyers, journalists, bloggers, professors – China’s new leaders have taken aim at civil society in what analysts call an effort to muffle ... and advanced an ambitious agenda including restructuring the economy. In the latest example, seven activists were charged in Henan province last week with the vague offence of “picking quarrels ...

  8. News - China - FINANCE

    Wealth management industry distorting economy and needs reform, PBOC official says

    Posted May 11th 2014, 05:25am by Reuters

    ... of the People's Bank of China (PBOC) said yesterday. In an unusually sharp criticism of the rapidly growing wealth-management business, Liu Shiyu said the sector had pushed up funding costs for companies, making credit unpalatably expensive and distorting the mainland economy. "This type of practice, where water is added at every layer and prices are raised in an exploitative way at every ...

  9. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Mainland China banking regulator to ease loan-to-deposit ratio

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 04:05am by DON WEINLAND

    ... more arduous changes to the banking law while delivering a light boost to the economy. Starting tomorrow, the China Banking Regulatory Commission will remove three types of loans from ... of China research at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. "The impact will be quite small." The move is not an official change to the law, which would require approval from as high ...

  10. Business - Economy

    China faces tough-talking Yuan on weak yuan and market reforms

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 01:54am by BLOOM

    ... businesses. She is Secretary of the Treasury Jacob Lew's everyday liaison with the world's second-largest economy as they press China to quicken its economic opening and increase the value ... be "to make as much incremental progress as we can" and put "some flesh on the bones" of China's pledge to move towards a more market-oriented economy, she said. Her ...




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