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Struggling Sony, Sharp Face Two-Front Fight In TVs
By Bruce Einhorn on April 10, 2012 Bad news is commonplace for Japan's beleaguered electronics sector. But even by Japanese standards, Tuesday was a lousy day. Sharp, the world's fifth-largest TV maker, announced it was widening its loss forecast to ...

China iron ore demand to remain strong - Vale CEO
* CEO's outlook comes as IMF warns of commodity slowdown * China "just getting going" - Vale CEO Ferreira * Iron ore at more than 5-month high in China spot market * Vale to invest more than $50 bln in top mine expansion By Sabrina Lorenzi RIO DE ...

Disney to join animation initiative with China
Disney will offer its expertise in areas such as story writing and market research to help develop local Chinese talent, the company said in a statement. By David Pierson and Richard Verrier, Los Angeles Times BEIJING — Walt Disney Co. said it would ...

Philippine Warship in Standoff With China Vessels
By JAMES HOOKWAY The Philippine government Wednesday said its newest warship is locked in a standoff with two Chinese surveillance vessels in a fresh dispute over fishing rights in the resource-rich South China Sea, potentially escalating an ...

STOCKS NEWS SINGAPORE-China Fashion shares jump 10 pct
Shares of Singapore-listed China Fashion Holdings Ltd rose as much as 13.8 percent to a two-month high, after the company announced plans to buy an oil and gas firm in a S$41 million reverse takeover deal. China Fashion shares were up 8.6 percent at ...

China Swap Rate Snaps Two-Day Advance on Europe Debt Concern
China's one-year interest-rate swaps dropped for the first time in three days on speculation the global recovery will stall due to renewed concern Europe's debt crisis is worsening. The finance ministry sold at least 30 billion yuan ($4.8 billion) of ...

METALS-LME copper edges up after sell-off, Shanghai down
* London copper rebounds after 4 pct slide, fall seen overdone * Underlying Chinese copper demand still solid-ANZ * Coming Up: US Beige Book; 1800 GMT By Manolo Serapio Jr SINGAPORE, April 11 (Reuters) - London copper rose on Wednesday, regaining some ...

China Disney project secures $2 bln loan-media
* Disney theme park operator Shendi secures loan * Disney announces China animation initiative SHANGHAI, April 11 (Reuters) - The operator of the planned Shanghai Disney theme park has secured a 12.9 billion yuan ($2 billion) syndicated loan for the ...

World stocks lower amid US, China economy concerns
By ALEX KENNEDY World stocks were mostly lower Tuesday as a four-day slump in US markets sparked by concern about the strength of the world's biggest economy weighed on investor confidence. In early trading in Europe, France's CAC 40 slid 1.5 percent ...

China Weighs More Yuan Liberalization
By LINGLING WEI BEIJING—China is considering increasing the ability of Chinese corporations to borrow yuan-denominated funds outside its borders for use on the mainland, according to people familiar with the matter, a potential move aimed at ...

Sinovel Agrees to Supply $1 Billion Agaoglu Wind Farm in Turkey
By Sally Bakewell on April 11, 2012 Sinovel Wind Group Co. (601558) agreed to supply equipment to a $1 billion Turkish wind farm developed by Agaoglu Group as China's biggest wind-turbine maker boosts orders overseas. Sinovel will supply parts ...

Chinese Developer Seeks Bankruptcy Protection
By ESTHER FUNG SHANGHAI—A property developer in China's Hangzhou city has filed for bankruptcy protection, falling victim to the government's two-year campaign to rein in property prices and pointing to wider problems ahead in the country's real ...

China leadership succession back to old disorderly self
By Brian Rhoads | HONG KONG (Reuters) - A rising star is ejected from China's Politburo and faces trial for violations of Communist Party discipline. His wife is in custody, suspected of murdering a British national. So much for an orderly transition ...

Chinese Internet Users React to Bo Xilai Scandal
April 11, 2012 Chinese Internet Users React to Bo Xilai Scandal VOA News Heavy keyword censorship on Chinese microblogs did not stop Chinese Internet users from hotly debating the deepening scandal surrounding former high-profile politician Bo Xilai, ...

BRICs Are Building a Wall Around the Poor Despite Rapid Growth
My wife's father came from a tiny village in the south of China called Loong Poon Lei, an idyllic corner of the People's Republic. I was taken aback by the beauty of the place when I visited after a trip to Hong Kong, some four hours drive to the south ...

Solars Drive Biggest Jump in a Month on Easing: China Overnight
Chinese stocks traded in the US rallied the most in a month, led by solar companies, on speculation evidence showing the economy continues to slow will prompt more monetary easing. The Bloomberg China-US Equity Index (CH55BN) of the most-traded Chinese ...

US Renewables Lead Over China Threatened by Policy
US government policies are creating a “boom-and-bust” in renewable energy investment, threaten a lead the nation regained over China for the technologies last year, the Pew Charitable Trusts said. US investment reached $48.1 billion in 2011, ...

RPT-INSIGHT-China's coalbeds spur unconventional gas supply boom
* China coalbed methane output to surge 50 percent this year * Industry sees CBM supplying 15 pct of China's gas needs * Adaptation in technology sparks boom * First big boost in unconventional gas supplies * Coalbeds seen as better option for now than ...

TABLE-PBOC weekly open market operations at a glance
SHANGHAI, April 12 (Reuters) - The People's Bank of China (PBOC) conducted a net injection of 112 billion yuan ($17.75 billion) into the banking system this week, according to Reuters calculations. The PBOC has injected a total of 130 billion yuan so ...

METALS-Copper bounces off $8000 support, ECB comment boosts
SHANGHAI, April 12 (Reuters) - London copper rose above its technical support at $8000 on Thursday as prospects of the European Central Bank buying more bonds helped ease concerns about Europe's debt crisis. But the market was cautious ahead of an ...

Fonterra Plans China Investment
By LAURIE BURKITT BEIJING—Fonterra Cooperative Group Ltd., one of the world's largest dairy exporters, is investing 557 million yuan ($88.3 million) to expand operations in China in a major push to gain ground in the country after a 2008 milk ...

China Money Rate Increases as Corporate Tax Payments Fall Due
China's money-market rate rose to this week's high on speculation cash supplies will tighten as companies make annual tax payments. The People's Bank of China issued 27 billion yuan ($4.3 billion) of 91-day repurchase contracts today to drain liquidity ...

World Bank Cuts China 2012 Growth Outlook on Exports
China's economic growth may slide to a 13-year low in 2012 as a sluggish world recovery damps export demand and domestic investment and consumption growth decelerate, the World Bank's latest forecast shows. The Washington-based lender cut its estimate ...

Chinese Agent Asks US Court to Overturn Convictions
By Ann Woolner and Edvard Pettersson on April 12, 2012 When agents arrested Chi Mak in California on charges that he tried to slip US naval technology to China, the government's list of material restricted for export didn't specifically name the items ...

KKR Makes $65 Million Investment in Chinese Blood-Bank Operator
KKR & Co. (KKR), the private-equity firm run by Henry Kravis and George Roberts, agreed to invest $65 million in China Cord Blood (CO) Corp. as health care spending in Asia's largest economy surges. China Cord Blood, listed on the New York Stock ...

China Construction Bank, In Switch, Courts Retail Customers
By DINNY MCMAHON BEIJING—China Construction Bank Corp. is rolling out a major expansion of its domestic branch network in an effort to reach more consumers, a sharp shift in strategy for one of the nation's biggest state-controlled banks amid more ...

Shougang Fushan Defends Coal Mine Acquisitions, Higher Margins
Shougang Fushan Resources Group Ltd. (639), a Chinese coking coal producer partly owned by Shougang Corp., defended its acquisition of coal mines and higher margins and said the company follows good corporate governance. The acquisition was well ...

US, China Tout Progress in Intellectual-Property Protection
By LORETTA CHAO BEIJING—US and Chinese officials touted recent progress in intellectual-property protection in China and called for continued efforts, even as US and Chinese companies engage in high-profile battles over famous names such as iPad and ...

Hamilton confident despite penalty at Chinese GP
SHANGHAI, China – Lewis Hamilton is hoping his McLaren will be quick enough to compete for victory at the Chinese Grand Prix this weekend despite receiving a five-place grid penalty for needing to change his gearbox. Hamilton showed that his car has ...

METALS-Copper up as mkts reassess Europe debt worries
* US jobless claims unexpectedly rise * China bank lending spikes in March * Indonesia to impose tax on mining exports By Silvia Antonioli and Maytaal Angel LONDON, , April 12 (Reuters) - Copper rose over 1 percent on Thursday as risk appetite improved ...


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