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  1. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    There's only one way to solve the Diaoyu/Senkaku dispute

    Posted Jul 10th 2013, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... for calling the whole spat "silly". Well, if feelings of injustice over the Diaoyu/Senkaku islands burn in the heart of any man or woman, Chinese or Japanese, he or she is a dupe. No one ... the dispute over the Diaoyu/ Senkaku islets in the East China Sea had simmered down, the Japanese defence ministry had to go and stir things up again. In its latest annual policy paper, published ...

  2. Business - Companies

    Honda's China sales drop 54pc amid Diaoyus row

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 04:00pm by Reuters in Beijing

    ... but it will be very slow.” Violent protests and calls for boycotts of Japanese products broke out across China in September after Japan nationalized two disputed islands in the East China Sea, known as the Diaoyu in Chinese and the Senkaku in Japanese, by purchasing them from their private owners. The street protests have since eased by diplomatic tensions continue to fester, with both Japan ...

  3. Business - China Business

    Japanese insurers revoke riot coverage for firms in China

    Posted Oct 05th 2012, 12:50pm by Agence France-Presse in Tokyo

    ... newspaper said. Tens of thousands of demonstrators have rallied across China to vent their anger over Tokyo’s nationalisation of islands in the East China Sea known as the Senkakus in Japan ...

  4. Business - Economy

    Japan counts the cost of the islands spat

    Posted Jan 10th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Beijing and Tokyo As its row with China over the islands in East China Sea shows no sign of resolution, Japan faces the prospect of a prolonged recession COUNTING the cost The last time a dispute between Japan and China blew up in 2010 over eight uninhabited islands, the economic fallout lasted less than a month. This time, the spat is prolonging a recession ...

  5. Business - Economy - CHART OF THE WEEK

    China holds aces in island spat with Japan

    Posted Oct 08th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... of Japan's exports last year, half the proportion in 2002. The shift underscores China's clout in a fracas over control of islands called Diaoyu in Chinese and Senkaku in Japanese. "Neither ... with the message, "The Diaoyu Islands belong to China!" Bloomberg ...

  6. Business - Companies - VEHICLES

    Japan car sales dive in China over Diaoyu dispute

    Posted Oct 10th 2012, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... illustrates how badly Japanese carmakers have been hit after their government's decision to "purchase" Diaoyu Islands, claimed by both China and Japan, triggered protests ... Charlotte So charlotte.so@scmp.com Toyota, Honda and Nissan report sharp falls in mainland sales in reaction to Diaoyus row Japanese carmakers hit by islands dispute Japan's top three ...

  7. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Japan's GDP faces contraction over island row with China

    Posted Oct 08th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Tokyo and Seoul Islet dispute tests China-Japan US$340b trade ties Japan's territorial spat with China might cause the Japanese economy to contract this quarter and hasten a current-account slide as exports decline and Chinese tourism to ...

  8. Business - Economy - COMMENT

    Handle with care- the politics of naming places

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 05:29am by AP

    ... but they can cause a war of words. China struck back last week after Japan slapped monikers on 158 previously unnamed islands off its shores. Five of them are part of a cluster that both nations claim and is itself the subject of a name dispute: Is it the Diaoyu of the Senkaku islands? "No unilateral action undertaken by Japan can change the fact that Diaoyu and its surrounding islands belong ...

  9. Business - Companies

    Dispute with China over islands leads to 20pc cut in Nissan full-year profit forecast

    Posted Nov 06th 2012, 05:05pm

    ... of an East China Sea island chain – known as the Senkakus in Japan and the Diaoyu Islands in China – that is also claimed by Beijing. Protests over Japan’s claim to the islands led to violent ...

  10. Business - China Business - FINANCIAL SERVICES

    British Virgin Islands targets rich mainland Chinese

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 04:42am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com Territory wants to attract those seeking helpin succession planning and setting up trusts British Virgin Islands eyes rich mainlanders The British Virgin Islands aims to win more business from wealthy mainland Chinese and is adjusting its services in the face of the crackdown on corruption in China and the global move towards greater transparency, ...




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