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Chinese Tourists to the Rescue
By HARVEY MORRIS | February 3, 2012, 6:59 am Alex Hofford/EpaMainland Chinese shoppers pictured in Hong Kong this week showed their enthusiasm for European brands. LONDON — As the Chinese government ponders riding to the rescue of Europe's battered ...

China Gas says employees oppose Sinopec takeover
| HONG KONG Feb 3 (Reuters) - China Gas Holdings Ltd said on Friday nearly a fifth of its about 20000 employees oppose a $2.2 billion unsolicited takeover offer from rival ENN Energy and state giant Sinopec Corp . China Gas Holdings, a piped gas ...

Merkel Boosts Wang's Political Prospects With Guangdong Trip
By Bloomberg News Feb. 4 (Bloomberg) -- Wang Yang, the Communist Party chairman of China's most populous province, gets the chance to raise his profile ahead of the country's leadership transition when he meets today with German Chancellor Angela ...

ICBC Said to Plan Hiring 20 to 30 Executives in Brazil Expansion
Industrial & Commercial Bank of China Ltd., the world's biggest lender by market value, may hire 20 to 30 executives in Brazil as it expands in South America's biggest economy, said a person familiar with the plans. ICBC is seeking to offer banking ...

Kenyon Martin agrees to sign with Clippers
By Adrian Wojnarowski, Yahoo! Sports 9 hours, 7 minutes ago Free agent Kenyon Martin has agreed to a one-year, $2.5 million contract to play with the Los Angeles Clippers, agent Andy Miller told Yahoo! Sports on Friday. Martin joins a frontcourt ...

Online Game Stocks Boost Index as Tudou Surges: China Overnight
By Belinda Cao Feb. 4 (Bloomberg) -- Shanda Games Ltd. and Perfect World Co. drove an index of Chinese US-traded stocks to a seventh weekly gain, as the online game developers' high cash levels and cheapness compared with US peers spurred analysts to ...

Starbucks Hopes India Will Be Another China
By Jeremy Bowman | More Articles After years of waiting, the global coffee purveyor is finally entering India, by some measures the world's third-largest economy. Starbucks has formed a joint venture, a requirement of foreign enterprises in India, ...

Historic Status Offers No Protection for Beijing Sites
BEIJING — Even in its prime, the house at 24 Beizongbu Hutong was no architectural jewel, just one of countless brick-and-timber courtyard homes that clogged the labyrinthine heart of this ancient imperial capital. But for seven years in the 1930s, ...

Why no lobbyist for creating good jobs in America?
President Obama believes government has a vital role in creating good jobs in America. Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich say American businesses will create good jobs here if their taxes are lowered and regulations eased. The facts are on the president's ...

Corrections: February 4
INTERNATIONAL An article last Saturday about air pollution in China misstated a government claim concerning air quality in Beijing, a city that is often blanketed in smog. Officials reported that Beijing had 286 “blue sky” days in 2011, and they noted ...

Celebrating the year of the dragon in San Francisco
By Michelle Locke for AP We're ushering in the Year of the Dragon, ruled by the fabulous beast that is the most powerful sign in the Chinese zodiac. Festivities are already under way in the Bay Area, but the biggest event by far -- the San Francisco ...

Central Huijin Plans for China's Biggest Banks to Reduce Dividend Ratios
Central Huijin Investment Ltd. (CEHOIZ), the state-backed shareholder in China's biggest banks, said the lenders will lower their dividend payouts to shore up capital. Dividends will be cut by 5 percentage points to 35 percent of 2011 profit at ...

Asia investors watching for China price data
By Sarah Turner, MarketWatch SYDNEY (MarketWatch) — Asian investors will be waiting for Chinese consumer price data in the week ahead to gauge the likelihood of more monetary policy easing from Beijing. Economists widely expect the data, due Thursday, ...

McCain ruffles Beijing with talk of Chinese Arab Spring
By Alexandra Hudson | MUNICH, Germany (Reuters) - US Senator John McCain warned China's Vice Foreign Minister Zhang Zhijun on Saturday that "the Arab Spring is coming to China" and highlighted the number of Tibetans burning themselves to death in his ...

China's Economy May Face 'Rough' Landing, Singapore's Lee Says
By Eric Engleman Feb. 4 (Bloomberg) -- China's economy may be headed for a “rough landing,” Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said. “They've built a lot of infrastructure. They have built a lot of capacity in many industries, autos, ...

Russia, China veto UN resolution on Syria
AP | Posted: Saturday, February 4, 2012 1:32 pm | Loading… Portuguese representative Jose Filipe Moraes Cabral, left, and South African representative Baso Sangqu, right, glance at Russian representative Vitaly Churkin, center, as they vote in support ...

China Fires 7 Officials After Spill
BEIJING — Seven officials in southern China have been removed from their jobs in the wake of a toxic heavy metal spill that fouled drinking water supplies for tens of millions of people, the state news media reported Friday. The spill, which affected ...

Harper in China: Juggling oil sales and core principles
Charles Burton Like so much in Canadian politics, the economic emphasis of Prime Minister Stephen Harper's second trip to China is ultimately linked to Canada-US relations. China is the new engine of global prosperity, and here at home concern is ...

Clippers set sights on signing JR Smith
Smith can return to the NBA after his team in China finishes its season. The Clippers hope he can bring scoring punch as backup small forward, says a person with knowledge of the situation. JR Smith, shown playing for the Denver Nuggets against the ...

Art of the dragon in Lexington
By Chris Bergeron/DAILY NEWS STAFF Judy Funkhouser paints imperial dragons with blazing eyes. Keith Nelson's dragons fly through the clouds in a swirl of claws and tails. Painting or making pottery, Bick Mee Lee infuses her dragons and maidens with the ...

Chinese poised to pounce on Extract
CHINA is set to launch a $2.2 billion bid for Australian-listed Extract Resources after securing a controlling stake in the company's major shareholder. The Africa-focused company is expected to today update the market after China Guangdong Nuclear ...

Chinese Art in an Age of Revolution: Fu Baoshi (1904-1965): The Met meets Mao - The Star-Ledger
By Dan Bischoff/For The Star-Ledger Top: A Czech city done by Fu Baoshi in his travels. Left: Baoshi's Heaven and Earth Glowing Red, an illustration from 10 poems published by Mao Zedong for lunar New Year 1964. The first question that may come to mind ...

China's economy may be headed for a “rough landing,” Singapore Prime Minister ...
China's economy may be headed for a “rough landing,” Singapore Prime Minister ...

China sends team of government officials to Libya to look at post-war ...
China sends team of government officials to Libya to look at post-war ...

The Myth of Chinese Military Aggression
The list of military "provocations" grows longer: outlandish territorial claims in the South China Sea, and vilification of Hillary Clinton who has the temerity to challenge them; installation of more than 1000 ballistic weapons aimed at Taiwan; ...

Weibo Platform Boosts Tudou as Web Gamers Climb: China Overnight
By Belinda Cao Feb. 6 (Bloomberg) -- Tudou Holdings Ltd. surged the most ever in New York, driving an index of US-traded Chinese stocks to a seventh weekly gain, after the company announced an improved video platform with Weibo, a Twitter-like service ...

Local firms vie for Yum's slice of China market
By Terril Yue Jones | BEIJING (Reuters) - Four floors up overlooking the bustle of the cavernous Joy City Mall in Beijing, diners take a break from shopping to slurp noodles and nibble on dumplings at an Ajisen restaurant. It's an increasingly common ...

Chinese Deflation and Currency Depreciation Coming Soon
On Friday, an economist with the State Council's Development Research Center issued a warning that consumer prices could fall in the second half of this year. “China has corrected its excessive monetary policy tightening in the last quarter of 2011, ...

TPG holds first close of $635 million on China funds
By Stephen Aldred and Samuel Shen | HONG KONG/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Global private equity fund TPG Capital LP TPG.UL said on Monday that it has secured about 4 billion yuan ($635 million) in commitments and held a first close on its two China funds, ...

China Stocks Rise to 2-Month High as Coal, Shipping Shares Gain
By Weiyi Lim Feb. 6 (Bloomberg) -- China's stocks climbed, driving the benchmark index to the highest level in two months, as improving US jobs data bolstered the outlook for Chinese exports and on speculation reports this week will show inflation is ...


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