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China News 04/2012 (Page 4)



Caribbean sports a Chinese accent
NASSAU, the Bahamas — A brand new $35 million stadium opened here in the Bahamas a few weeks ago, a gift from the Chinese government. The tiny island nation of Dominica has received a grammar school, a renovated hospital and a sports stadium, ...

Economic outlook: Chinese balance sought
By Neil Dennis Data and central bank action from Asia are the primary economic events this week as Chinese growth comes under the microscope and Japan holds its April monetary policy meeting. China publishes its flash estimate of first-quarter growth ...

Disruptions: On Worker Conditions, Apple's Rivals Are Silent
By NICK BILTON | April 8, 2012, 11:00 am Apple's rivals are quick to say how much better, faster, cheaper or more popular their smartphones, computers and tablets are. Yet when it comes to working conditions in the Chinese factories that build these ...

Along the River During the Qingming Festival
Every once in a while, someone writes to me asking what the ancient-looking painting that I use as the banner on my website is. For a long time, I've intended to reply, and since this past week has been Qingming Festival, I can't think of a better time ...

ChinaSoft International and Huawei Formed Joint Venture, Aiming Global IT ...
ChinaSoft International and Huawei Formed Joint Venture, Aiming Global IT ...

China edges ahead in Turkey nuclear race
By Leslie Hook in Beijing and Daniel Dombey in Istanbul China appears to be edging ahead in the international contest to build a new nuclear power station on Turkey's Black Sea coast – a sign of how the ambitions of its nuclear companies are poised to ...

Why China Wants to Break Up Its State Bank Monopoly
On Tuesday, China's premier suggested that momentous changes were coming to the country's financial sector. “Frankly, our banks make profits far too easily,” Wen Jiabao said on state-run China National Radio. “Why? Because a small number of major banks ...

Singapore Regulator Sues to Freeze China Sky Ex-CEO Funds
The Monetary Authority of Singapore is seeking a court order to freeze the funds of Huang Zhong Xuan, the former chief executive officer of China Sky Chemical Fibre Co. (CSCF), which is being probed for regulatory breaches. The financial watchdog wants ...

China Swap Rate Rises to Two-Week High, Yuan Gains on Inflation
By Kyoungwha Kim on April 08, 2012 China's interest-rate swaps advanced to a two-week high and the yuan strengthened for a second day after inflation accelerated more than forecast. The consumer price index rose 3.6 percent in March from a year earlier ...

China Buys Most Japan Short-Term Debt in 1 1/2 Years
China bought the most short-term Japanese debt since May 2010 in February, according to data released by Japan's Ministry of Finance today. The world's largest holder of foreign-exchange reserves increased net purchases of short-term Japanese debt to ...

PRECIOUS-Gold firms on China inflation spike, US jobs data
* China March consumer inflation unexpectedly spikes * India jewellers call off strike * Spot gold may fall towards $1611.80/oz - technicals * Coming Up: US Midwest manufacturing index, Feb; 1230 GMT (Adds comments, details; updates prices) By Rujun ...

Asia stocks drop after U.S. jobs, China inflation
By V. Phani Kumar, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) — Asian markets declined on Monday after China's inflation accelerated in March and as a weak American employment report dragged on US equity futures, with Japanese stocks also hit as a ...

China Inflation Gathers Pace But Leaves Room For Monetary Easing
(Recasts first paragraph, adds look ahead to GDP data in 2nd paragraph, analysts' comments in 3rd and 7th paragraphs and background throughout.) By William Kazer and Shen Hong BEIJING (Dow Jones)--China's consumer inflation gathered pace in March but ...

Iron Ore-China rebar hovers near 3-month top on demand view
* Steel demand seen picking up as construction resumes * Physical iron ore market remains thin, buyers hesitant * China inflation spikes to 3.6 pct in March (Updates rebar price, adds Shanghai equities) By Manolo Serapio Jr SINGAPORE, April 9 (Reuters) ...

METALS-US copper off over 2 pct after China, US data
* Losses drag copper toward bottom of 2012 range * China inflation jumps in March, US jobs disappoint * Coming up: IBD US consumer confidence data Tuesday (Rewrites, updates with New York prices, adds graphic and trader quotes) By Chris Kelly and ...

RPT-UPDATE 1-Chinese fibre maker to repay bond, skirting country's first default
(Repeats to remove extraneous word from headline, no change to text) * City government likely helped avert default -reports * Government shows "zero tolerance" for default * Move will aid risk sentiment in short term * Long-term doubts remain about ...

China Sends Another Warning to Banks
SHANGHAI—In a fresh sign of official displeasure with the nation's state-run banking system, China's bank regulator has warned lenders they will be "severely punished" for charging excessive fees. In a notice on its website dated Friday, ...

BASE METALS: Copper Down 2% On US Jobs Data, China Inflation
By Tatyana Shumsky Of DOW JONES NEWSWIRES NEW YORK (Dow Jones)--Copper futures slid 2% Monday as metals traders had their first chance to react to Friday's weaker-than-expected US employment report and after data showed China's inflation picked up last ...

Syria highlighted on Turkish PM's visit to China
China acknowledged differences with Turkey over their approach to the continuing violence in Syria on Monday as Turkey's leader made a rare official visit to Beijing. China has joined Russia in blocking attempts by the US and others at the United ...

China sets up rare earths industry group
By ELAINE KURTENBACH China has set up a rare earths industry association to fend off trade complaints and help regulate the sector that is critical to global high-tech manufacturing. The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology announced the ...

Beijing grapples with Games legacy four years on
By Ben Blanchard and Haze Fan BEIJING (Reuters) - Four years after Beijing hosted a spectacular summer Olympics, China's bustling capital sees vastly improved public transport and infrastructure, but many of the venues built for the event languish ...

Shares struggle, China data studied
By Chikako Mogi | TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares struggled on Tuesday as investors remained cautious after Chinese trade data showed the world's second largest economy may be able to achieve a soft landing but global growth concerns lingered given the ...

Hong Kong shares seen higher; China data in focus
HONG KONG, April 10 (Reuters) - Hong Kong shares could start higher on Tuesday after a four-day holiday weekend, with investors focused on a slew of China economic data this week that is expected to show the world's second-largest economy is slowing ...

China rights lawyer jailed for 2 years, 8 months
By Sui-Lee Wee | BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese court sentenced a disabled lawyer renowned for defending people evicted from their homes to two years and eight months in prison on Tuesday for causing a disturbance and fraud, Beijing's latest use of a ...

China's Yuan Is Little Changed Before Trade Data for March
The yuan was little changed before the release of China's trade data for March. Overseas sales gained 7 percent from a year earlier, according to the median estimate of 29 economists surveyed by Bloomberg. China may also report a trade deficit of $3.15 ...

China swings to surprise trade surplus in March
| BEIJING (Reuters) - China swung to a surprise trade surplus of $5.35 billion in March as exports grew faster than expected and import growth eased from a 13-month peak, customs data showed on Tuesday. Import and export growth were both down sharply ...

RPT-UPDATE 1-China March crude imports 3rd highest, up 8.7 pct on yr
(Repeats to additional subscribers) * March imports 5.55 mln bpd, +8.7 pct on yr; -7.2 pct on mth * Q1 imports +11.4 pct on yr BEIJING, April 10 (Reuters) - China's March imports of crude oil rose 8.7 percent on the year to 5.55 million barrels per day ...

China's March commodities imports ease; stock levels a worry
By Fayen Wong | SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's imports of major commodities fell in March from a month ago, but defied expectations of large corrections to hover near recent highs, as companies built stocks in hopes the world's second-largest economy ...

China suspends Bo from elite ranks, wife suspected of murder
By Chris Buckley and Benjamin Kang Lim | BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Communist Party suspended former high-flying politician Bo Xilai from its top ranks and named his wife, Gu Kailai, as a suspect in the murder of a British businessman, ...

China's smartphone users flock to Android
Android has outrun Apple in the China mobile platform market share race, as it comes close to claiming nearly 70 percent of the smartphone market. by Zack Whittaker April 10, 2012 6:52 AM PDT Google's Android mobile operating system was China's most ...


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