Archive for December 14th, 2016

China auto sales peak in November: group

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

Auto sales in China, the world’s biggest car market and crucial to manufacturers worldwide, reached a new peak in November, data from an industry group showed on [...]
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China brings WTO dispute resolution case against US, EU

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

China filed a dispute resolution case with the World Trade Organisation Monday over the so-called “surrogate country” approach used by the United States and the [...]
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Trump puts Chinese ties at risk while wooing Russia

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

With a few apparently off-the-cuff comments, US President-elect Donald Trump has threatened Washington’s cautious understanding with China while touting an unlikely new [...]
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China And Vietnam Get A Rare Chance To Ease A Festering Border Dispute

14-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

Imagine you’re a Vietnamese manufacturer of motor scooters. The vehicles are easy to produce, and labour is cheap in the country fabled around the world for low-cost [...]
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Trump, China And A Long History Of Misunderstandings

14-Dec-2016 Intellasia | NPR | 6:00 AM

Donald Trump appears to have moved away from the US’s longstanding “one China” policy. Writer John Pomfret talks to NPR’s Robert Siegel about the [...]
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China output and retail sales accelerate in Nov: govt

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

China’s industrial output and retail sales growth both accelerated in November, government data showed Tuesday, in a sign of stabilisation for the world’s [...]
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China November government spending up 12.2 pct yr/yr

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

Government spending in China rose 12.2 percent in November from a year earlier, while revenue rose 3.1 percent, the Ministry of Finance said on Tuesday. Government spending [...]
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Factbox: US companies bet on stable China relations

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

In the more than four decades since President Richard Nixon’s historic trip to China, the United States has become China’s largest export and China is one of the [...]
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Trump packs trade team with veterans of steel wars with China

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

President-elect Donald Trump is stacking his trade transition team with veterans of the US steel industry’s battles with China, signaling a potentially more aggressive [...]
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Trump’s tough trade talk makes US firms fear China retribution

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

US President-elect Donald Trump’s challenges to China on trade and Taiwan are rattling American companies who have long benefited from stable relations between the two [...]
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China’s deficit may rise to 3.5 pct in 2017: think tank – media

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

China may increase its deficit to 3.5 percent next year in order to hit its economic growth target, the 21st Century Business Herald reported a senior think tank official [...]
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After Trump’s win, China and Mexico move to deepen ties

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

China and Mexico pledged on Monday to deepen ties at a meeting between their top diplomats following last month’s US presidential election victory of Donald Trump, who [...]
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US says ‘one China’ policy should not be used as bargaining chip

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

The White House on Monday insisted that Washington’s “one China” policy should not be used as a “bargaining chip” with Beijing after [...]
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China November retail sales strong but slowing property a key risk for 2017

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

China posted its strongest retail sales growth of the year in November, while surging steel production lifted factory output, but private investment began to slow again, [...]
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China’s Richest Man Says Donald Trump Could Cost the US Thousands of Jobs

14-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Fortune | 6:00 AM

“If something goes wrong, these 20,000-plus people might be out of jobs” China’s richest man Wang Jianlin has sent at warning to Donald Trump, saying curbs [...]
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