- Reuters via Yahoo! FinanceFeb 05 08:01 PM
Index provider MSCI Inc said on Friday it welcomed China's move to liberalise a major cross-border investment scheme, but that the country's handling of a summer stock sell-off raised concern over the liquidity of its markets. The announcement was the first formal update from the New York-headquartered firm after it said in June it would not include yuan-denominated Chinese shares in its ...
- The Wall Street JournalFeb 03 04:07 AM
Long regarded as a sleepy commercial bank in Asia, HSBC Holdings has vaulted into the top ranks of takeover deal makers in China.
- Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! NewsJan 21 09:45 AM
Chinese President Xi Jinping announced Thursday his country’s plans to help Egypt improve its infrastructure by aiding in the construction of around $15 billion worth of projects. Mr. Xi said the projects, which range from the energy to transportation sectors, aimed to increase Egypt’s industrial capacity, reports Reuters. Xi arrived in Egypt on Wednesday, the second leg of a Middle East tour ...
- The Wall Street JournalJan 15 05:21 AM
China this weekend officially launches a Beijing-led infrastructure bank aimed at offering a new vision for global development not led by Washington.
China-Led Development Bank Will be Lean, Clean ... - The Wall Street Journal
- The GuardianJan 22 12:45 AM
Li Xin has not been heard from since boarding a train and is latest of Beijing’s critics to go missing in its southern ally A rights activist and former columnist who fled China and leaked confidential documents detailing Communist party propaganda efforts has vanished in Thailand, according to his wife. Li Xin was last heard from before boarding a train en route to Laos and his disappearance ...
Chinese clubs smash 3rd mark - Straits Times
- The Christian Science MonitorJan 21 10:02 AM
Analysts say President Xi Jinping’s regional tour, his first to the Middle East as president, is key to fulfilling China’s global economic and political ambitions.
China, Egypt sign $17 billion in investment dea... - The Christian Science Monitor
Inside China: Taiwan's referendum on China - The Washington Times
China to invest additional US$50 million in AII... - Channel NewsAsia
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsJan 26 08:07 PM
BEIJING (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry called Wednesday for China to do more to rein in North Korea's nuclear activities and decrease tensions over disputed parts of the South China Sea. Wrapping up an eight-day, around-the-world diplomatic mission in Beijing, Kerry hailed U.S.- China cooperation on several issues, including the Iran nuclear deal and climate change, but said consensus...
- India Today Group News via Yahoo! India NewsJan 20 02:01 PM
India backs the China-led superbank as it seeks infrastructure funds with an eye on the future.
- Din MericanFeb 05 06:05 AM
Kid your selfs not me friends. Uncle Sam has now left his playpen in the middle east leaving his outdated toys for the the shoddy soddies et al. So let the shias and sunnis sort themselves out. The SC sea is now where the bigboys are going to rumble and lots of new toys and playhouses will be provided by the "neutral?" ASEAN. .
- The Wall Street JournalJan 21 07:16 PM
Thailand is trying to entice China and Japan to compete to build a railroad to Myanmar’s coast, in one of the most vivid examples yet of how Asia’s mania for railroads could open up the continent.
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