Archive for December 10th, 2016

Chinese Companies Return to Raising Equity

10-Dec-2016 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

A year on from a stock-market crash, equity raising is back in fashion for Chinese companies – with Beijing’s quiet encouragement. The country’s securities [...]
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How China will respond to Trump

10-Dec-2016 Intellasia | NY Post | 6:00 AM

Here’s the scenario: Washington suddenly makes an unusual move in Asia that China doesn’t like. Beijing’s public response is measured, but it works behind [...]
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Beyond Calm Chinese GDP Numbers, Volatility Runs Deep: BofAML

10-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Beneath the stability of China’s infamously suspect gross domestic product figures lies a volatility that betrays policy-induced changes, according to economists at [...]
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China Will Have to ‘Play by the Rules’ Under New Ambassador: Trump

10-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

US President-elect Donald Trump vowed that China would soon have to “play by the rules,” as Chinese state media issued its clearest warning yet about its bottom [...]
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China factory-gate inflation hits 5-year high

10-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Chinese producer prices rose at their fastest pace for five years in November, Beijing said Friday, fuelling hopes that the world’s factory can export inflation into a [...]
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Australia’s Rinehart, China group win cattle empire bid

10-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Australian mining magnate Gina Rinehart and a Chinese consortium won final approval Friday to buy one of the world’s biggest cattle estates, ending a lengthy and [...]
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China’s Xi calls for universities’ allegiance to the Communist Party

China’s Xi calls for universities’ allegiance to the Communist Party

10-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s President Xi Jinping has called for allegiance to the ruling Communist Party from the country’s colleges and universities, the latest effort by Beijing to [...]
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China November producer prices rise 3.3 pct, highest in five years

10-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s November producer prices rose 3.3 percent from a year ago, the highest since October 2011, thanks to soaring prices for commodities such as coal and steel. The [...]
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Trump says US-China relationship must improve

10-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

President-elect Donald Trump said on Thursday the United States needed to improve its relationship with China, which he criticised for its economic policies and failure to [...]
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China UnionPay says no change to overseas withdrawal limits

10-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China UnionPay has not changed its policy on overseas withdrawal limits, the country’s top bank card provider’s international arm said on Friday, after reports [...]
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Fears of Beijing gambling crackdown sends casino stocks crashing

10-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Casino stocks from Australia’s Crown Resorts to Las Vegas Sands tumbled after a report that Macau, the world’s biggest gambling hub, would limit cash withdrawals [...]
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Alliance hoping bloggers will boost Chinese visitors

10-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Taipeitimes | 6:00 AM

An alliance of travel agencies, hoteliers and transportation providers is hoping its invitations to 30 popular Chinese travel bloggers to visit the Taiwan will help stem the [...]
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Europe, US trade officials lobby China on food safety rule

10-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

European and US government and trade officials say they have been lobbying hard against a draft Chinese regulation on food imports, worried it would hamper billions of [...]
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China economy reflating as producer prices rise at fastest pace in 5 years

10-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s producer prices rose at the fastest pace in more than five years in November as prices of coal, steel and other building materials soared, boosting industrial [...]
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Casino Stocks Plunge on Report of Macau ATM Withdrawal Cap

10-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Casino stocks dropped in Hong Kong, Australia and the US after a report that China is imposing a 50 percent cut on UnionPay ATM withdrawal limits in Macau, widening a [...]
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