Archive for December 16th, 2016

Latin America’s deepening relationship with China speaks of a new world order

16-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Csmonitor | 6:00 AM

In Latin America and elsewhere, the world is undergoing tectonic movements that indicate the birth of a new world order with new rules of play. For much of the past decade, [...]
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Why Investors Arent Flocking To China

16-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Foxbusiness | 6:00 AM

China has been making headlines recently for imploring foreign investors to buy into the Chinese exchanges. In this week’s episode of Industry Focus: Financials Opens a [...]
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New Chinese Law Puts Foreign Non-profits in Limbo

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

Many NGOs could be made illegal on January 1 amid campaign against unwanted foreign influences Hundreds of international non-profits in China are bracing for the new year [...]
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Chinese Muslim website blocked after Xi Jinping letter

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

One of China’s most popular online communities for Muslims has been shut down after posting a petition asking Chinese President Xi Jinping to stop his “brutal [...]
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Donald Trump’s Top Priority Must Be a Strong China Strategy

16-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Time | 6:00 AM

Admiral Stavridis was the 16th Supreme Allied Commander at NATO and is Dean of the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University Here are the key elements As [...]
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Is China the New Global Champion of Openness?

16-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Time | 6:00 AM

ulian B. Gewirtz is the author of Unlikely Partners: Chinese Reformers, Western Economists, and the Making of Global China, out in January Donald Trump presents an [...]
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Chinese billionaire’s EV startups map ambitious plans

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

Three electric-car startups funded by Chinese billionaire Jia Yueting will display vehicles at the giant CES 2017 trade show in Las Vegas next month, and two former [...]
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China Suggests Penalising US Automakers Over Price-Fixing

16-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Newsweek | 6:00 AM

Shares of US automakers general Motors Co and Ford Motor Co skidded on Wednesday after a Chinese official warned the government could slap a penalty on an unnamed US [...]
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Alibaba’s Lazada Braces for a Southeast Asian Brawl With Amazon

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

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and Amazon.com Inc. are about to clash in Southeast Asia. And Lazada Group SA, which Alibaba bought this year for $1 billion, will be right at the [...]
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China to Raise Tax on Smaller Cars to 7.5pct Through 2017: Sources

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

China will raise the sales tax on small cars to 7.5 percent, curbing an incentive that has propped up the auto industry, which is heading for its 26th consecutive annual [...]
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China Credit Expands Most Since March on Robust Mortgage Lending

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

China’s broadest measure of new lending jumped the most since March, boosted by borrowing for home loans and a resurgence of shadow-banking activity. The Details [...]
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Shadow Banking in China Appears to Have Made a Roaring Comeback

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

Time to don the tin hats? Chinese shadow-banking activity registered a surprise jump in November, throwing into sharp relief how policy makers are struggling to make good on [...]
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French Foreign minister says Trump’s handling of China ‘not very clever’

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

France’s foreign minister on Wednesday accused US president-elect Donald Trump of showing a lack of respect towards China after comments that put into question the [...]
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China November new yuan loans 794.6 billion yuan, higher than forecast

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

Chinese banks extended 794.6 billion yuan ($115.07 billion) in new yuan loans in November, well above analysts’ expectations and up from 651.3 billion yuan in October. [...]
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China November total social financing rises to 1.74tr yuan

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

China’s total social financing (TSF), a broad measure of credit and liquidity in the economy, rose sharply to 1.74 trillion yuan ($251.99 billion) in November from [...]
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