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Shenzhen

ZTE falls to new low on profit warning, US probe

ZTE, China's second-largest telecommunications equipment manufacturer, saw its shares take a beating yesterday after the company warned of a sharp fall in first-half net profit and news emerged that it was under investigation by the United States government.

Tuesday, 17 July, 2012, 12:00am

Mainland markets plummet

Mainland stocks tumbled yesterday to the lowest since March 2009 on rising concern about corporate earnings and the economy.

17 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Focus on Qianhai for yuan business

Some of the largest banks and financial firms in Hong Kong and Japan, signed a non-binding agreement of interest to invest in Shenzhen's Qianhai development zone, which Beijing wants to use as a test ground for freer yuan use and possible capital account convertibility.

17 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Guangdong growth alertfor mainland

A warning from Guangdong, the mainland's export powerhouse, of a deepening economic downturn in the second half of this year signals broader concern for the nation's economic health.

13 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Guangdong growth alert for mainland

A warning from Guangdong, the mainland's export powerhouse, of a deepening economic downturn in the second half of this year signals broader concern for the nation's economic health.

13 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Shenzhen port volume slides as trade weakens

Shenzhen's container throughput dropped 2.4 per cent year on year to 1.88 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) last month in yet another sign of the mainland's weakening trade.

12 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Ex-Walmart workers in Shenzhen jump threat

Two former Walmart workers who were fired on Monday after a strike last week threatened to jump off a building in Shenzhen yesterday.

They climbed onto the roof of a warehouse in Walmart's distribution centre in the Pingshan New Zone at noon and threatened to jump if the company did not address their concerns.

12 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Executive fined by SFC for late filings

A top mainland official-turned-corporate high-flyer has been fined by the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) for filing disclosures of interests late to the Hong Kong exchange, Beijing Enterprises Holdings said yesterday.

9 Jul 2012 - 12:00am