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Activity in China’s vast manufacturing sector slowed to an 11-month low in July as new orders faltered and the job market darkened, a preliminary survey showed on Wednesday, suggesting the world’s...

24 Jul 2013 - 9:51am

Average new home prices in China’s 70 major cities in June rose 6.8 per cent from a year earlier, according to Reuters calculations based on official data published on Thursday, marking the sixth...

18 Jul 2013 - 9:56am

Reuters reported on Wednesday that China drew US$62.0 billion in foreign direct investment in the first half of 2013, up 4.9 per cent from the same period of 2012.

17 Jul 2013 - 11:12am

Agence France-Presse reported that China’s gross domestic product rose by 7.5 per cent in the three months to June 30.

That compares with 7.7 per cent growth in the March quarter.

15 Jul 2013 - 10:56am

China’s exports fell 3.1 per cent in June from a year earlier, the first decline since January last year, while imports dropped 0.7 per cent, leaving the country with a trade surplus of US$27.1...

10 Jul 2013 - 10:05am

China’s annual consumer inflation quickened to 2.7 per cent in June from May’s 2.1 per cent, official data showed on Tuesday, above market expectations.

9 Jul 2013 - 9:39am

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Activity in China’s vast manufacturing sector weakened further in June to a 9-month low as new orders faltered, a preliminary survey of purchasing managers showed on Thursday, reinforcing signs of...

20 Jun 2013 - 9:52am

Asian markets dived Thursday, with Tokyo’s Nikkei losing more than six per cent, while the dollar hit 10-week lows against the yen on expectations that central banks’ monetary easing measures will...

13 Jun 2013 - 5:45pm

China’s state-owned Shenhua Group  and India’s Aditya Birla Group are among the companies considering bids for Rio Tinto’s Australian coal assets, which have an estimated value of US$3.2 billion,...

11 Jun 2013 - 10:00am

The pace of improvement in overall Chinese business conditions increased on a seasonally adjusted basis in May but weakened in unadjusted terms, according to the latest MNI China Business...

31 May 2013 - 9:49am

Property developer and infrastructure group Hopewell Holdings Ltd said on Thursday it plans to seek a separate listing of its properties unit in Hong Kong, raising net proceeds of about HK$5.4...

30 May 2013 - 8:19am

Casino operator Macau Legend Development Ltd has kicked off pre-marketing for its planned approximately US$600 million Hong Kong initial public offering, a term sheet for the offer seen by Reuters...

27 May 2013 - 10:42am

Trading in shares of Zoomlion Heavy Industry Science and Technology was suspended on Monday morning, according to a filing on the Hong Kong stock exchange.

27 May 2013 - 10:39am

Langham Hospitality Investments, an investment trust controlled by property developer Great Eagle Holdings Ltd, raised about US$550 million (HK$4.3 billion) in an IPO on Thursday, the first of...

23 May 2013 - 3:03pm

Lenovo, which posted record-high annual revenue and net income for the year ending March 31, said it expects the slumping global personal computer industry will rebound in the second half of this...

24 May 2013 - 4:37am

China’s CITIC Pacific has lost round one of a fight over royalties that Australian tycoon Clive Palmer claims he is owed from the Sino Iron project, but no longer faces the threat of losing the US...

22 May 2013 - 8:35am

Tokyo stocks jumped more than three per cent on Friday morning following the dollar’s surge past the 100 yen mark overnight, underscoring the Japanese currency’s sharp decline in recent months.

10 May 2013 - 10:46am


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