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China local govt pension funds to start investing $313 billion ‘soon’

29-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s local pension funds will start investing 2 trillion yuan ($313.05 billion) as soon as possible in stocks and other assets, senior government officials said on [...]
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China jitters, globalisation bode ill for Fed’s inflation goal

29-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Wild swings in world financial markets this week have shown how events in China can potentially disrupt the Federal Reserve’s carefully scripted policy plans. The [...]
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China Will Respond Too Late to Avoid Recession, Citigroup Says

29-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

China is sliding into recession and the leadership will not act quickly enough to avoid a major slowdown by implementing large-scale fiscal policies to stimulate demand, [...]
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China Bonds in Biggest Weekly Rally Since April After Rate Cuts

29-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

China’s sovereign bonds were headed for the biggest weekly rally since April as the central bank stepped up its campaign to drive down borrowing costs and arrest an [...]
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PBOC Wrongfoots Analysts With Yuan Fixing as Markets Supported

29-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

China’s central bank raised its yuan reference rate by the most in five months, taking analysts by surprise and triggering the currency’s biggest gain since March [...]
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China’s Big Oil primed for Global Deal Race on Crude Slump

29-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

It was only a matter of time. China’s oil majors are primed to join the latest round of global energy deals triggered by the collapse in energy prices. PetroChina Co., [...]
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China banking giant ICBC reports flat H1 profit

29-Aug-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC), the country’s biggest bank, on Thursday reported a less than one percent year-on-year rise in net profit for the [...]
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China energy giants’ H1 profits fall on low oil prices

29-Aug-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China’s three biggest energy firms saw their first half net profits slump as low international oil prices and a weak global economy hit the bottom line, they said. [...]
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Woman in China robbed, molested by Uber driver: report

29-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Chinese police have arrested an Uber driver suspected of robbing and molesting a female passenger at knifepoint, state media reported, sparking concern over the safety of [...]
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China says WW2 victory for all Chinese as prepares to welcome Taiwan official

29-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

World War Two was a victory for all Chinese people and Nationalist veterans from Taiwan will be warmly welcomed at a military parade next week, China’s Defence Ministry [...]
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China official blames Fed for global market rout, not yuan

29-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The global stock market rout of the past week was sparked by concerns over a possible interest rate rise by the US Federal Reserve and not by the devaluation of China’s [...]
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Kremlin pivot to China slowed as projects delayed

29-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A growing economic crisis in Russia and a growth slowdown in China that has rattled world markets mean about $113 billion worth of joint projects ranging from gas pipelines [...]
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Chinese Tiananmen Square dissident says seeking asylum in Taiwan

28-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A Chinese political dissident who supported Tiananmen Square protesters after the bloody 1989 crackdown on pro-democracy activists is seeking asylum in Taiwan after arriving [...]
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US plans more Asia-Pacific drills to counter China reclamation

US plans more Asia-Pacific drills to counter China reclamation

28-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The United States plans to increase the number of military and humanitarian drills it conducts in the Asia-Pacific as part of a new strategy to counter China’s rapid [...]
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Obama will raise cyber security concerns with China’s Xi: White House

28-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The White House said on Wednesday that President Barack Obama will “no doubt” raise concerns about China’s cyber security behavior when he meets with [...]
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