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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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.

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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
Hong Kong belatedly joins mainland China in bull market club as upbeat sentiment lifts stocks

Hang Seng Index jumped 1.8 per cent to close at 29,562.02 on the first trading session of the second quarter, gaining 20.2 per cent since a recent low in October.

1 Apr 2019 - 10:53PM

Hang Seng Index jumped 1.8 per cent to close at 29,562.02 on the first trading session of the second quarter, gaining 20.2 per cent since a recent low in October.

Hong Kong belatedly joins mainland China in bull market club as upbeat sentiment lifts stocks
Stocks Blog: Hong Kong joins mainland China in 'bull market club'

Hang Seng surges, enters bull market; Shanghai closes 2.6 per cent higher 

1 Apr 2019 - 4:37PM

Hang Seng surges, enters bull market; Shanghai closes 2.6 per cent higher 

Stocks Blog: Hong Kong joins mainland China in 'bull market club'
Stock indexes of China, Hong Kong ended the first quarter with spectacular surges. Can they repeat the feat next three months?

The outcome of the negotiations to avert the trade war between the world’s two largest economies will either make or break the tenuous recovery in the stock markets of mainland China and Hong Kong, analysts said

1 Apr 2019 - 8:13AM

The outcome of the negotiations to avert the trade war between the world’s two largest economies will either make or break the tenuous recovery in the stock markets of mainland China and Hong Kong, analysts said

Stock indexes of China, Hong Kong ended the first quarter with spectacular surges. Can they repeat the feat next three months?
Stocks Blog: Shanghai crushes it -- benchmark closes up  3.2 per cent
Chinese stocks retreat from key 3,000 level as early rally in 5G sector gives way to sell-off in hemp, insurance companies

The Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.9 per cent to 2,994.94, having held above the 3,000 threshold until the last 30 minutes of trading

28 Mar 2019 - 10:31PM

The Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.9 per cent to 2,994.94, having held above the 3,000 threshold until the last 30 minutes of trading

Chinese stocks retreat from key 3,000 level as early rally in 5G sector gives way to sell-off in hemp, insurance companies
Stocks Blog: It's back -- the stock-rocking trade war.  Trade talks resuming in Beijing
Great Wall, China’s top SUV maker, to drive into foreign markets amid slump at home

Great Wall Motors, China’s top seller of sport-utility vehicles and pickup trucks, is betting on expansion in overseas markets to counter a slowdown in the domestic car market, Wei Jianjun, its chairman, said on Monday.

25 Mar 2019 - 10:45PM

Great Wall Motors, China’s top seller of sport-utility vehicles and pickup trucks, is betting on expansion in overseas markets to counter a slowdown in the domestic car market, Wei Jianjun, its chairman, said on Monday.

Great Wall, China’s top SUV maker, to drive into foreign markets amid slump at home
Li & Fung cuts China’s role in supply chain as it shifts sourcing to cheaper markets in Southeast Asia

Hong Kong giant reported a 20 per cent year on year decline in core operating profit to US$285 million, but above consensus estimate of US$270 million

21 Mar 2019 - 10:51PM

Hong Kong giant reported a 20 per cent year on year decline in core operating profit to US$285 million, but above consensus estimate of US$270 million

Li & Fung cuts China’s role in supply chain as it shifts sourcing to cheaper markets in Southeast Asia
Investors fret about Xiaomi’s game plan, sending shares tumbling

Many investors aren’t convinced Xiaomi has a good map to transition into higher-profit segments.

20 Mar 2019 - 5:16PM

Many investors aren’t convinced Xiaomi has a good map to transition into higher-profit segments.

Investors fret about Xiaomi’s game plan, sending shares tumbling
China’s No 2 pork producer eyes expansion amid deadly outbreak of African swine fever

Shenzhen-listed Muyuan Foodstuff expects African swine fever to boost live hog prices to 20 yuan per kg from 11.6 yuan last year

18 Mar 2019 - 7:00AM

Shenzhen-listed Muyuan Foodstuff expects African swine fever to boost live hog prices to 20 yuan per kg from 11.6 yuan last year

China’s No 2 pork producer eyes expansion amid deadly outbreak of African swine fever
Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission chairman vows to work more closely with mainland counterpart

Bourses on both sides have become increasingly interconnected as Hong Kong seeks to play global role.

13 Mar 2019 - 4:59AM

Bourses on both sides have become increasingly interconnected as Hong Kong seeks to play global role.

Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission chairman vows to work more closely with mainland counterpart
Two major Chinese carmakers say lower tariffs on US-made cars aren’t a speed bump for their sales

Beijing removed added tariffs on US-made cars starting January 1. But two big domestic players say the step mostly impacts luxury models, rather than their main segments.

10 Mar 2019 - 10:51PM

Beijing removed added tariffs on US-made cars starting January 1. But two big domestic players say the step mostly impacts luxury models, rather than their main segments.

Two major Chinese carmakers say lower tariffs on US-made cars aren’t a speed bump for their sales
Coming to America: GAC Group to rename its Trumpchi SUV for export to the US as soon as trade war with China ends

GAC, which launched the Trumpchi SUV in 2010, will rename the marque on the recommendation of US dealers, its chairman said.

10 Mar 2019 - 2:26PM

GAC, which launched the Trumpchi SUV in 2010, will rename the marque on the recommendation of US dealers, its chairman said.

Coming to America: GAC Group to rename its Trumpchi SUV for export to the US as soon as trade war with China ends
Head of Chinese school operator Yuhua demands reversal of ban on M&A deals that has crippled stock prices and ‘threatens growth’

Li Guangyu, chairman of Hong Kong-listed Yuhua Education, calls for the removal of a clause in a new draft law that restricts schools’ expansion through M&A deals.

9 Mar 2019 - 10:52AM

Li Guangyu, chairman of Hong Kong-listed Yuhua Education, calls for the removal of a clause in a new draft law that restricts schools’ expansion through M&A deals.

Head of Chinese school operator Yuhua demands reversal of ban on M&A deals that has crippled stock prices and ‘threatens growth’
JD.com founder Richard Liu a no-show at China’s biggest political event despite being elected a delegate last year

Liu’s absence follows his election last year to represent the industrial and commerce alliance in the CPPCC, the government’s political advisory body.

6 Mar 2019 - 11:16PM

Liu’s absence follows his election last year to represent the industrial and commerce alliance in the CPPCC, the government’s political advisory body.

JD.com founder Richard Liu a no-show at China’s biggest political event despite being elected a delegate last year
‘Very difficult and very exhausting’ US-China trade war talks should be ‘treasured’, says Chinese minister

Zhong Shan is the first senior Chinese official to discuss the meetings that took place in Beijing and Washington.

6 Mar 2019 - 3:25PM

Zhong Shan is the first senior Chinese official to discuss the meetings that took place in Beijing and Washington.

‘Very difficult and very exhausting’ US-China trade war talks should be ‘treasured’, says Chinese minister
China’s billionaire lawmakers are fewer and less wealthy, as 2018 stock market rout crimped their ranks and fortunes

The combined wealth of China’s lawmakers fell 14 per cent to 3.4 trillion yuan, according to data compiled by Hurun Report.

6 Mar 2019 - 10:29AM

The combined wealth of China’s lawmakers fell 14 per cent to 3.4 trillion yuan, according to data compiled by Hurun Report.

China’s billionaire lawmakers are fewer and less wealthy, as 2018 stock market rout crimped their ranks and fortunes
China and US still have work to do but both ‘certain’ deal on opening financial sector can be achieved

Two sides will reach complete agreement, bank regulator says on sidelines of National People’s Congress.

5 Mar 2019 - 11:02PM

Two sides will reach complete agreement, bank regulator says on sidelines of National People’s Congress.

China and US still have work to do but both ‘certain’ deal on opening financial sector can be achieved
FAO Schwarz to open its largest flagship toy store in Beijing to introduce Chinese consumers to ‘experiential’ shopping

FAO Schwarz will open a 2,600 square meter (28,000 square feet) flagship at the China World Trade Center mall in Beijing.

5 Mar 2019 - 8:44PM

FAO Schwarz will open a 2,600 square meter (28,000 square feet) flagship at the China World Trade Center mall in Beijing.

FAO Schwarz to open its largest flagship toy store in Beijing to introduce Chinese consumers to ‘experiential’ shopping
China stocks run up best month in nearly four years

The Shanghai benchmark gained an eye-watering 14 per cent in February. The last time it had a hotter month was back in April 2015.

28 Feb 2019 - 5:41PM

The Shanghai benchmark gained an eye-watering 14 per cent in February. The last time it had a hotter month was back in April 2015.

China stocks run up best month in nearly four years
China stocks end mixed ahead of key briefing by new stock regulator chief

Yi Huiman, head of China Securities Regulatory Commission, expected to shed light on new tech board, reforms during Beijing press conference

27 Feb 2019 - 5:56PM

Yi Huiman, head of China Securities Regulatory Commission, expected to shed light on new tech board, reforms during Beijing press conference

China stocks end mixed ahead of key briefing by new stock regulator chief