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China rate cut knocks legs from under yuan rally, more volatility seen

25-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s surprise interest rate cut is another step toward softening the country’s exchange rate, setting the yuan on course to end the year lower for the first [...]
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China building airstrip in disputed sea?

25-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Times of India | 6:00 AM

China may be building a military base in the disputed Spratly Islands in South China Sea, believe Asian military experts. The belief is buttressed by leading defence [...]
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Exclusive: China ready to cut rates again on fears of deflation – sources

25-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s leadership and central bank are ready to cut interest rates again and also loosen lending restrictions, concerned that falling prices could trigger a surge in [...]
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China’s Surprise Rate Cut Signals Desperation, Bad News Ahead

25-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

In a move taking virtually everyone by surprise, the People’s Bank of China on Friday announced a cut in the one-year benchmark lending rate of 40 basis points, the [...]
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US-China Climate Agreement Won’t Slow Warming Enough, World Bank Says

25-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

An agreement between the US and China to curb greenhouse-gas emissions won’t slow global warming enough to prevent extreme weather that damages crops, World Bank Group [...]
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Death toll rises to four after China earthquake: Xinhua

Death toll rises to four after China earthquake: Xinhua

25-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The death toll from a 5.9 magnitude earthquake that struck a remote part of China’s southwest rose to four on Sunday, as media reported the injured have all been [...]
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Crude Oil Ends Weeks-Long Decline on China Rate Cut

25-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Crude-oil futures rose on 21 November, and finished higher for the week, after China’s central bank unexpectedly cut interest rates in a bid to boost growth in the [...]
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PREVIEW – Prospects rise for a 2015 UN climate deal, but likely to be weak

25-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A global deal to combat climate change in 2015 looks more likely after promises for action by China, the United States and the European Union, but any agreement will probably [...]
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China party paper backs charges against journalist

China party paper backs charges against journalist

25-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A newspaper published by China’s ruling Communist Party on Saturday endorsed charges of leaking state secrets against a veteran journalist that critics say amount to [...]
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China Central Bank’s Rate Cut Not to Significantly Impact Economy: Analysts

25-Nov-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

China’s central bank has unexpectedly cut policy rates in order to support the country’s measures to arrest the slowdown in growth and boost investment, but [...]
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Chinese developer Dalian Wanda plans more than 150 hotels by 2018 – Xinhua

25-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Chinese property developer Dalian Wanda Group plans to build more than 150 premium hotels around the world by 2018 in an expansion of its luxury hotel business, state news [...]
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Exclusive: China ready to cut rates again on fears of deflation – sources

25-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s leadership and central bank are ready to cut interest rates again and also loosen lending restrictions, concerned that falling prices could trigger a surge in [...]
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Strong quake in west China kills 5; 54 hurt

Strong quake in west China kills 5; 54 hurt

24-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AP | 8:42 AM

A strong earthquake that hit a sparsely populated, mountainous area of western China killed at least five people and injured 54 others, officials said Sunday. The injured [...]
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China said to be building airstrip-capable area in disputed waters

China said to be building airstrip-capable area in disputed waters

24-Nov-2014 Intellasia | CNBC | 8:40 AM

A major reclamation project by the Chinese government on a tiny reef 500 miles from the mainland would enable China to land military aircraft there, expanding China’s [...]
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Malaysia to woo more Chinese investors

24-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Asiaone | 6:00 AM

Malaysia has expressed hope that the 6th World Chinese Economic Forum will draw in more Chinese investments. Transport minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai said prime minister [...]
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