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China News 05/2012 (Page 11)



'Caviar' chips, fruity Oreos? They're big overseas
By CANDICE CHOI AP Russians prefer their Lay's potato chips dusted in caviar and crab flavors. The Chinese like their Oreos stuffed with mango and orange cream. And in Spain, Kellogg's All-Bran cereal is served floating in hot coffee instead of cold ...

METALS-Copper comes off one-week high on Europe caution
SHANGHAI, May 23 (Reuters) - Copper retreated on Wednesday from a one-week high hit in the previous session ahead of a meeting of European leaders, with investors wary that a failure to tackle the region's debt crisis will hit global demand for ...

CHINA MONEY-Yuan depreciation a realistic possibility
* Euro zone crisis worse than expected, dollar jumps * China economy, including foreign trade, hit hard * PBOC signals tolerance of measured depreciation By Lu Jianxin and Pete Sweeney SHANGHAI, May 23 (Reuters) - Yuan traders are reconsidering a ...

COLUMN-Fundamentals play second fiddle on China commodities: Clyde Russell
--Clyde Russell is a Reuters market analyst. The views expressed are his own.-- By Clyde Russell LAUNCESTON, Australia, May 23 (Reuters) - The conventional wisdom in commodity investing is that in the long run fundamentals will win out over short-term ...

Rubber demand seen punctured by euro zone, China woes this year
(Recasts, adds details) * Global rubber market seen flat in 2012 * TOCOM falls 3 pct on renewed concerns over demand * IRSG may revise down 2012 demand forecast By Lewa Pardomuan SINGAPORE, May 23 (Reuters) - Europe's crippling debt crisis could curb ...

Photoshop fail shows Chinese officials lack hover craft
They floated like butterflies, now they are being stung -- for a second year running. Eleven months after officials in China were ridiculed for some of the worst Photoshop efforts on record, they are at it again. The Zhejiang Hangzhou Yuhang local ...

Macy's partners with Chinese online retailer
NEW YORK (AP) – Macy's said Wednesday that it acquired a stake in the operator of a Chinese online retailer, which will start selling some of the department store chain's private label merchandise next spring. Macy's (M) said it had invested $15 ...

US forensic expert linked to China death inquiry
BEIJING – A prominent American forensic scientist said Wednesday that Chinese police asked him to analyze an unidentified blood sample, in a possible link to a spiraling political scandal in which a senior official was sacked amid allegations that his ...

China's Cabinet promises to boost economy
China's Cabinet promised Wednesday to step up efforts to reverse a steep slowdown in the world's second-largest economy and said it would encourage private investment in energy and other state-dominated industries. By JOE McDONALD AP Business Writer No ...

Ethnic Koreans from China Hit by Seoul Visa Policy
Kim Young-hwang has been working construction jobs in South Korea for about eight years (VOA/Jason Strother). Kim Young-hwang has been working construction jobs in South Korea for about eight years (VOA/Jason Strother). SEOUL - In recent decades, ...

BMW Tripling China Output Risks Audi-Like Dependence
By Dorothee Tschampa on May 23, 2012 Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (BMW) plans to triple the number of vehicles it can make in China, risking efforts to avoid overdependence on one market. The world's largest maker of luxury vehicles will start ...

Hakluyt Firm That Hired Heywood in China Works in Stealth
By Kit Chellel and Jeremy Hodges on May 23, 2012 Hakluyt & Co., the corporate investigations firm that hired British businessman Neil Heywood as a consultant in China, has been thrust by his death into a place it promises clients it will never be: the ...

Prada to Add 260 Shops in 3 Years on Demand From BRICs
Prada SpA (1913), the Italian fashion company that owns the Miu Miu and Church's brands, plans to add 260 stores in the next three years to tap demand in emerging markets including Brazil, China and Persian Gulf countries. “We are expanding in Morocco, ...

China nerves delay Hanlong $1.3 bln Australia iron ore bid
* China's Hanlong agrees to line up China funding by August * Sundance expects Australian approval by June 30 * Sundance shares up 5 pct, but sill 16 pct below offer (Adds Sundance, China ambassador comments, share price) MELBOURNE, May 24 (Reuters) ...

China Stock Futures Rise on Government Pledges to Favor Growth
By Bloomberg News on May 23, 2012 China's stock-index futures rose, signaling gains for the benchmark index, after the nation's leaders pledged to intensify “fine-tuning” of policies to support growth. Anhui Conch Cement Co. (600585) and China Railway ...

India Morning Call-Global markets
----------------(8:20 am India Time)----------------------- Stock Markets S&P/ASX 200 4066.80 -0.83 NZSX 50 3509.35 -0.84 DJIA 12496.15 -6.66 Nikkei 8532.05 -24.55 NASDAQ 2850.12 +11.04 FTSE 5266.41 -136.87 S&P 500 1318.86 +2.23 Hang Seng 18720.24 ...

Thai Rubber Exporters Begin Buying in Tokyo, Shanghai
By Supunnabul Suwannakij and Chanyaporn Chanjaroen on May 23, 2012 Rubber shippers from Thailand, the world's largest producer, have started purchases on the Tokyo and Shanghai exchanges to shore up prices of the commodity used in tires and gloves, ...

METALS-Copper rises from 4-1/2 month low, EU crisis weighs
* Copper up 0.8 pct after Wednesday's 3 pct decline * EU plans against possible Greece exit from euro * US housing market recovery gains traction * Chile Codelco Q1 output falls, on track for 2012 target By Naveen Thukral SINGAPORE, May 24 (Reuters) ...

HSBC Preliminary May China PMI Falls, Signals Further Slowdown
BEIJING (Dow Jones)-The preliminary HSBC China Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index, fell to 48.7 in May from a final reading of 49.3 in April, stoking concerns the Chinese economy could slow sharply. The PMI, a key indicator of manufacturing ...

Copper Rises on China Demand Speculation, Producers' Struggles
Copper rose in New York, rebounding from the biggest drop in seven weeks, on speculation demand will remain firm in leading global consumer China as producers struggle to maintain output. A Goldman Sachs Group Inc. gauge of Chinese copper usage was at ...

WSJ UPDATE: Leung Seeks To Diversify Hong Kong Economy, Sees China Slowing
By Te-Ping Chen, Jeffrey Ng and Robert Thomson HONG KONG (Dow Jones)--Hong Kong's next leader, Leung Chun-ying, said Thursday he seeks to diversify the city's economy to help underpin faster growth even as mainland China, which has powered the city's ...

China May Begin Buying Argentinian Corn Soon: Minister
By Bloomberg News on May 24, 2012 China, the world's biggest grain consumer, may begin buying corn from Argentina soon, Norberto Yauhar, the South American nation's agriculture minister, said. “We believe issues with genetically modified seeds can be ...

China Auto Rental cancels $138 mln US IPO
By Pete Sweeney | SHANGHAI May 24 (Reuters) - China Auto Rental has formally withdrawn its application to hold an initial public offering in the United States, marking an end to the first attempt by a Chinese firm to list in New York since US ...

China Blames Philippines for More Ships in Disputed Sea
BANGKOK - China has acknowledged sending additional ships to the territory it disputes with the Philippines in the South China Sea but is blaming Manila for the escalation. Thursday, China on called the Philippines "insincere" in wanting to resolve a ...

METALS-Copper up from 4-1/2 month low, EU data weighs
* Markets pin hopes on Chinese stimulus, policy easing * Germany shows signs of economic weakness * US manufacturing, durable goods order disappoint By Silvia Antonioli and Maytaal Angel LONDON, May 24 (Reuters) - Copper firmed a little on Thursday ...

China Banks May Miss Loan Target for 2012, Officials Say
(Corrects currency conversion in second paragraph.) China's biggest banks may fall short of loan targets for the first time in at least seven years as an economic slowdown crimps demand for credit, three bank officials with knowledge of the matter said ...

City Once Led by Deposed Politician Chooses Party Conference Candidates
BEIJING — The Communist Party branch in Chongqing, the teeming western municipality once governed by the deposed politician Bo Xilai, has named candidates for its delegation to the critical party conference in the fall when China's next leadership ...

Australia, China to Push for Europe Stimulus At G-20
By ANDREW CRITCHLOW, ENDA CURRAN and RACHEL PANNETT SYDNEY—Australia will back China in using next month's Group of 20, or G-20, summit in Mexico to push for Europe's struggling economies to change direction and focus on growth instead of austerity, ...

Chinese Power Player Places Risky Bet on Moviegoing
BEIJING — Hollywood studios, facing steep challenges in the North American movie market, are taking more interest in China. The Walt Disney Company and Marvel Studios, a division of Disney's Marvel Entertainment subsidiary, are producing “Iron Man 3” ...

Chinese Authorities Release Banker Held Since March
By JAMES T. AREDDY SHANGHAI—Chinese authorities have released a Standard Chartered PLC banker detained in March on suspicion she aided a fugitive during her work as a banker for high net-worth individuals, her fiancé said. Wu Yidian Eden was released ...


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