Banks Estimate Exposure From Port Qingdao Fraud
Foreign banks at risk to a possible fraud at a Chinese port are tallying up their exposure, with estimates topping $500 million.
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 21:36:24 EDT

  China to Close Off Glaxo-Linked Trial
Chinese officials intend to bar family and foreign diplomats from attending the trial of British and American private investigators arrested last year in China in connection to their work with GlaxoSmithKline.
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 20:44:42 EDT
  Housing, Migration Stir Ire in New Zealand
As New Zealand gears up for a hard-fought election, high property prices have sparked a debate on immigration in this largely prosperous nation.
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 10:39:13 EDT
  Diplomatic Maneuvering Reflects Asia's Shifting Order
China and South Korea pledged to deepen ties as Japan said it would ease some sanctions against North Korea, moves that reinforced the shifting dynamics in a region in which both Beijing and Tokyo are seeking to assert more power.
Fri, 04 Jul 2014 00:02:17 EDT
  Indonesia at Economic Crossroads
Indonesia's good times brought by high commodity prices are ending and the question on the eve of elections is which economic path the next president will choose.
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 23:18:25 EDT
  Investors Remain Optimistic Even as Dow Tops 17000
Strong news on U.S. hiring pushed the Dow industrials above 17000 for the first time, bolstering the belief among investors that the five-year bull market has more room to run.
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 20:51:56 EDT
  U.S. Jobs Data Lift Asian Shares
Asian stocks rose following an upbeat U.S. employment report. Japan's Nikkei 225 rose 0.5% to 15430.69, hitting a five-month high.
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 22:07:13 EDT
  Ex-Im Bank Says China Loans to Hit High
The chairman of the embattled U.S. Export-Import Bank said the trade credit institution will lend a record amount to buyers of U.S. goods in China this year, but faces more competition from Chinese credit agencies.
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 21:31:10 EDT
  Social-Networking Apps Report Service Outages in China
A number of popular social-networking applications reported Thursday their services were impaired in mainland China, two days after a massive pro-democracy demonstration in neighboring Hong Kong.
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 18:45:07 EDT
  Hon Hai Won't Use Huawei Gear in Mobile Network
The Taiwan company said it had abandoned the idea of using the Shenzhen-based supplier's equipment in a mobile network it is building after Taiwanese regulators raised security concerns about equipment from mainland China.
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 18:25:17 EDT

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