Yujing Liu

Yujing Liu is a business reporter with a passion for understanding and explaining the fascinating complexities of China’s economy and society. Originally from Beijing, she joined the Post in 2017 after graduating from the University of Hong Kong with a degree in politics and journalism.
Yujing Liu
Yujing Liu is a business reporter with a passion for understanding and explaining the fascinating complexities of China’s economy and society. Originally from Beijing, she joined the Post in 2017 after graduating from the University of Hong Kong with a degree in politics and journalism.

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Stocks Blog: China markets fall as Trump targets mainland surveillance camera makers

Suppliers of smartphone components caught in emerging new tech war

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Suppliers of smartphone components caught in emerging new tech war

Stocks Blog: China markets fall as Trump targets mainland surveillance camera makers
China stocks drop on fears US-China tech cold war could escalate

“The technological cold war between China and the US looks set to continue, and the market sentiment is very cautious now,” said Stanley Chan of Emperor Securities.

22 May 2019 - 5:35PM

“The technological cold war between China and the US looks set to continue, and the market sentiment is very cautious now,” said Stanley Chan of Emperor Securities.

China stocks drop on fears US-China tech cold war could escalate
Stocks Blog: China stocks end down over fears US-China trade war is escalating

Rare-earth frenzy fizzles out -- but some sharp-eyed traders bagged some big quick profits

22 May 2019 - 4:45PM

Rare-earth frenzy fizzles out -- but some sharp-eyed traders bagged some big quick profits

Stocks Blog: China stocks end down over fears US-China trade war is escalating
Rare earth, telecom stocks lift up China markets after Xi, Huawei boost

“As long as there is something that sounds slightly good, people will speculate on the stocks,” said Kevin Leung, executive director of investment strategy at Haitong International Securities.

21 May 2019 - 5:41PM

“As long as there is something that sounds slightly good, people will speculate on the stocks,” said Kevin Leung, executive director of investment strategy at Haitong International Securities.

Rare earth, telecom stocks lift up China markets after Xi, Huawei boost
Stocks Blog: China markets gain while Hong Kong slides in trade war storm

Rare earth stock defies gravity in Hong Kong -- closes up 108 per cent

21 May 2019 - 5:21PM

Rare earth stock defies gravity in Hong Kong -- closes up 108 per cent

Stocks Blog: China markets gain while Hong Kong slides in trade war storm
Michael Bloomberg to host second edition of New Economy Forum in Beijing as planned in November

Inaugural conference had to be moved to Singapore because of a scheduling conflict with a state-sponsored trade expo.

21 May 2019 - 10:37PM

Inaugural conference had to be moved to Singapore because of a scheduling conflict with a state-sponsored trade expo.

Michael Bloomberg to host second edition of New Economy Forum in Beijing as planned in November
Hong Kong stocks fall to lowest level since January as trade war weighs down risk appetite

“Since the re-escalation of the US-China trade war, risk aversion has dominated the investment sentiment,” said Alan Li, portfolio manager at Atta Capital.

20 May 2019 - 5:27PM

“Since the re-escalation of the US-China trade war, risk aversion has dominated the investment sentiment,” said Alan Li, portfolio manager at Atta Capital.

Hong Kong stocks fall to lowest level since January as trade war weighs down risk appetite
Stocks Blog: Battered China, Hong Kong markets tumble amid trade war flare-up

Chinese markets could be experiencing the biggest monthly outflow of foreign capital ever

21 May 2019 - 12:38PM

Chinese markets could be experiencing the biggest monthly outflow of foreign capital ever

Stocks Blog: Battered China, Hong Kong markets tumble amid trade war flare-up
China markets fall as deadlock in trade war negotiations prompts cautious trading

Analyst expects market to consolidate and continue fluctuating as long as the trade talks continue

13 May 2019 - 9:48PM

Analyst expects market to consolidate and continue fluctuating as long as the trade talks continue

China markets fall as deadlock in trade war negotiations prompts cautious trading
Stocks Blog: China benchmarks drop amid US-China trade war concerns

The markets in Shanghai and Shenzhen reported losses in early afternoon trading amid thin turnover, as concerns about the US-China trade war continued to dominate sentiment.

13 May 2019 - 5:07PM

The markets in Shanghai and Shenzhen reported losses in early afternoon trading amid thin turnover, as concerns about the US-China trade war continued to dominate sentiment.

Stocks Blog: China benchmarks drop amid US-China trade war concerns
HKEX posts bright first-quarter profit, boosted by surge in foreign trading of A shares

The operator of Asia’s third-largest stock market posted a 2 per cent rise in net profit to HK$2.6 billion (US$332 million) in the first quarter

8 May 2019 - 10:43PM

The operator of Asia’s third-largest stock market posted a 2 per cent rise in net profit to HK$2.6 billion (US$332 million) in the first quarter

HKEX posts bright first-quarter profit, boosted by surge in foreign trading of A shares
Stocks Blog: Trump tweets lead to biggest daily loss in China stocks in three years

Donald Trump threatens to increase 10 per cent China tariffs to 25 per cent on Friday.

6 May 2019 - 5:29PM

Donald Trump threatens to increase 10 per cent China tariffs to 25 per cent on Friday.

Stocks Blog: Trump tweets lead to biggest daily loss in China stocks in three years
Hong Kong’s benchmark stock index bursts through 30,000 points again as HSBC profit beats estimates

HSBC, Europe’s largest bank, beat market expectations with a 34 per cent jump in first-quarter profit

3 May 2019 - 5:52PM

HSBC, Europe’s largest bank, beat market expectations with a 34 per cent jump in first-quarter profit

Hong Kong’s benchmark stock index bursts through 30,000 points again as HSBC profit beats estimates
Stocks Blog: Hong Kong's surprise GDP slowdown weighs on market indexes

An unexpected slowdown in Hong Kong's first-quarter economic growth is weighing on the city's stock market

3 May 2019 - 4:27PM

An unexpected slowdown in Hong Kong's first-quarter economic growth is weighing on the city's stock market

Stocks Blog: Hong Kong's surprise GDP slowdown weighs on market indexes
Hong Kong’s stock indexes climb on China’s vow to further open financial sector as Mengniu Dairy cheers newly appointed chairman

AIA Group, the largest insurer listed in Hong Kong, rises 4 per cent to an all-time high

2 May 2019 - 5:53PM

AIA Group, the largest insurer listed in Hong Kong, rises 4 per cent to an all-time high

Hong Kong’s stock indexes climb on China’s vow to further open financial sector as Mengniu Dairy cheers newly appointed chairman
Stocks Blog: Hang Seng Index rises on China's pledge to liberalise banking industry

Trading resumes on the Hong Kong stock exchange after a one-day break to mark Labour Day

2 May 2019 - 4:29PM

Trading resumes on the Hong Kong stock exchange after a one-day break to mark Labour Day

Stocks Blog: Hang Seng Index rises on China's pledge to liberalise banking industry
China stocks record first monthly loss in 2019, as foreign capital heads for exit

The Shanghai Composite Index closed 0.5 per cent higher at 3,078.34, while the Hang Seng Index dropped 0.7 per cent to 29,699.11

30 Apr 2019 - 6:53PM

The Shanghai Composite Index closed 0.5 per cent higher at 3,078.34, while the Hang Seng Index dropped 0.7 per cent to 29,699.11

China stocks record first monthly loss in 2019, as foreign capital heads for exit
Stocks Blog: Panic or hang on?

Deutsche Bank downgraded Gree Electric (000651), following Citi

 

30 Apr 2019 - 4:51PM

Deutsche Bank downgraded Gree Electric (000651), following Citi

 

Stocks Blog: Panic or hang on?
China’s stock benchmarks decline for the third day as investors shrug aside rising industrial profits for the next growth driver

The main stock indexes of Shanghai and Shenzhen fell for the third consecutive day

29 Apr 2019 - 10:09PM

The main stock indexes of Shanghai and Shenzhen fell for the third consecutive day

China’s stock benchmarks decline for the third day as investors shrug aside rising industrial profits for the next growth driver
Stocks Blog: China stocks slide
  • Gree Electric (000651 SZ) downgraded to sell at Citi
  • Flood of 1Q earnings to test markets today

 

 

29 Apr 2019 - 4:59PM
  • Gree Electric (000651 SZ) downgraded to sell at Citi
  • Flood of 1Q earnings to test markets today

 

 

Stocks Blog: China stocks slide
Hong Kong-listed Xinyang Maojian Group to switch to tea production, says shareholder on verge of taking control

The second-largest shareholder of Hong Kong-listed company Xinyang Maojian Group said on Wednesday it will shift its focus to tea farming and drinks from chemicals production.

25 Apr 2019 - 12:37AM

The second-largest shareholder of Hong Kong-listed company Xinyang Maojian Group said on Wednesday it will shift its focus to tea farming and drinks from chemicals production.

Hong Kong-listed Xinyang Maojian Group to switch to tea production, says shareholder on verge of taking control
China’s African swine fever crisis ‘very serious’ with stocks falling and pork prices set to hit all-time high

China has culled 1.02 million pigs since August, with a total of 129 cases discovered, but one report says it could lose 200 million pigs during the epidemic.

17 May 2019 - 10:31AM

China has culled 1.02 million pigs since August, with a total of 129 cases discovered, but one report says it could lose 200 million pigs during the epidemic.

China’s African swine fever crisis ‘very serious’ with stocks falling and pork prices set to hit all-time high
Is 5G the ‘next big thing’ for investors?

A gauge of China-listed 5G stocks shows a 75 per cent jump in the past six months.

14 Apr 2019 - 10:16PM

A gauge of China-listed 5G stocks shows a 75 per cent jump in the past six months.

Is 5G the ‘next big thing’ for investors?
Slump in China’s box office is helping big cinema chains squeeze the air out of independent theatres, analysts say

First-quarter box office income plunged by 8 per cent and looks set to slow further

5 Apr 2019 - 6:00PM

First-quarter box office income plunged by 8 per cent and looks set to slow further

Slump in China’s box office is helping big cinema chains squeeze the air out of independent theatres, analysts say
China stocks rise for fifth day to fresh one-year high as airlines take off

The Shanghai Composite Index is up a jaw-dropping 30 per cent this year.

4 Apr 2019 - 4:51PM

The Shanghai Composite Index is up a jaw-dropping 30 per cent this year.

China stocks rise for fifth day to fresh one-year high as airlines take off
Stocks Blog: Shanghai rallies for fifth straight session

Crystal Ball: Airline stocks seen outperforming, analysts say

4 Apr 2019 - 4:27PM

Crystal Ball: Airline stocks seen outperforming, analysts say

Stocks Blog: Shanghai rallies for fifth straight session
Shanghai’s benchmark stock index rises to a 12-month high, buoyed by an unexpected pickup in China’s services industry

Shanghai’s Composite Index rose 1.2 per cent to 3,216.30, the first time it had crossed the 3,200 level since May 2018, boosted by an unexpected pickup in the Caixin Services PMI

3 Apr 2019 - 6:06PM

Shanghai’s Composite Index rose 1.2 per cent to 3,216.30, the first time it had crossed the 3,200 level since May 2018, boosted by an unexpected pickup in the Caixin Services PMI

Shanghai’s benchmark stock index rises to a 12-month high, buoyed by an unexpected pickup in China’s services industry
Stocks Blog: Shanghai closes at highest level in a year

You Asked: What put the big buzz in beer stocks today?

3 Apr 2019 - 4:32PM

You Asked: What put the big buzz in beer stocks today?

Stocks Blog: Shanghai closes at highest level in a year
China stocks post modest gains as market takes breather after huge two-day rally

Bears and bulls were locked in a tight battle in China’s stock markets on Tuesday following a huge, two-day rally on Friday and Monday.

2 Apr 2019 - 10:27PM

Bears and bulls were locked in a tight battle in China’s stock markets on Tuesday following a huge, two-day rally on Friday and Monday.

China stocks post modest gains as market takes breather after huge two-day rally
Stocks Blog: It wasn't easy, but Shanghai and Hong Kong eke out small gains