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China shares slide as banks investigate their market exposure

01-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 4:00 AM

China shares fell again on Thursday after a report that banks were trying to get to grips with their financial exposure to the stock market slump in June, added to a pall of [...]
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China says US ‘militarising’ South China Sea

01-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 4:00 AM

China’s Defence Ministry on Thursday accused the United States of “militarising” the South China Sea by staging patrols and joint military drills there, [...]
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China Stages Huge Military Drills in South China Sea

01-Aug-2015 Intellasia | VOA News | 4:00 AM

China is holding a series of military exercises in the disputed South China Sea this week, and one of them involved live-fire drills with more than 100 ships, including some [...]
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China Blames US Military Actions for Tensions in the South China Sea

01-Aug-2015 Intellasia | NY Times | 4:00 AM

A top Chinese official said Thursday that American military drills and surveillance flights in the South China Sea were threatening regional stability, a harsh assessment [...]
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China Focus: To support economy, China targets ‘conscience of city’

01-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Xinhua | 4:00 AM

What’s next in the toolbox of Chinese policy makers to support the economy? Look underground for the answer. Authorities plan to build underground utility corridors in [...]
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Energy, materials stocks a bold play as China rattles markets

01-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 4:00 AM

A recent pickup in energy and materials stocks indicates investors are ready for some bottom-fishing, after concerns about China’s stumbling economy and stock market [...]
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China capital flows could reach $400b, says RBA’s Glenn Stevens

01-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 4:00 AM

Reserve Bank governor Glenn Stevens says capital flows in and out of China could reach $400 billion a year and has urged Asia to develop its financial markets to absorb the [...]
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Obama Orders Development Of Supercomputer To Rival China’s ‘Milky Way’

01-Aug-2015 Intellasia | NPR | 4:00 AM

President Obama has ordered the development of a supercomputer that is some 20 times faster than the world’s current record-holder and is expected to go online by 2025. [...]
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Don’t let China’s sharemarket woes distract you from a $400b prize

01-Aug-2015 Intellasia | NPR | 4:00 AM

The Boao Forum for Asia’s Sydney Conference is providing those caught up in the sharemarket-induced pessimism about China good reason to consider the country’s [...]
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Xi Jinping: China will encourage more companies to invest in Turkey

01-Aug-2015 Intellasia | CNTV | 4:00 AM

Xi Jinping and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan have attended the Turkey-China Business Forum in Beijing. President Xi says the two countries will prioritise [...]
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China’s Crackdown on Lawyers and Rights

01-Aug-2015 Intellasia | NY Times | 4:00 AM

Nine months ago, President Xi Jinping of China and the Communist Party he leads endorsed changes that were supposed to foster a more predictable legal system. State news [...]
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China, Russia to hold joint naval, air drills

01-Aug-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 4:00 AM

China and Russia will hold joint military drills in the waters and airspace of the Sea of Japan, Beijing said Thursday, the latest defence cooperation between the countries. [...]
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Former top Chinese general suspected of corruption

01-Aug-2015 Intellasia | AP | 4:00 AM

China has expelled a former top general from the ruling Communist Party over corruption accusations as President Xi Jinping’s campaign to root out graft in the [...]
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Beijing makes last pitch in bidding for 2022 Winter Games

01-Aug-2015 Intellasia | AP | 4:00 AM

Beijing highlighted environmental improvements since the Summer Olympics in 2008 in its final presentation to the IOC before voting Friday to determine which city will be [...]
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China paper says ‘wicked man wiped out’ after graft probe

01-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 4:00 AM

China’s top newspaper lauded the decision to prosecute a former senior military officer for graft on Friday, saying in unusually strong language that a “wicked [...]
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