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Xi Set to Slow Down on Reform? Signs Point Other Way
With this year's annual political conclave in Beijing finally concluded, will new Chinese leader Xi Jinping now pause? It would be understandable if Xi hesitated, especially in the wake of a successful leadership handover—one praised across the Party ...

Suntech Defaults on $541 Million Bond, a First for China
Suntech Power Holdings Co. Ltd. (STP) became the first company from mainland China to default on its bonds after failing to repay $541 million of notes due March 15, breaching terms of other outstanding loans. The move pushes what was once the world's ...

Lego To Build Plant in China
Denmark's Lego is building a first toy factory in China to supply growing Asian demand for its iconic plastic bricks and reap profits from what is set to become the world's largest toy market. Enlarge Image. image. Close. image. Agence France-Presse ...

China Oilman Moves to Asset Regulator
HONG KONG—The head of China's largest oil and gas company will take the top job at the country's state-asset regulator, as the shuffling of government posts under the Communist Party's new leadership continues. Jiang Jiemin, chairman of China National ...

EU gains from "Jekyll and Hyde" trade tactics with China: study
By Tom Miles. GENEVA | Mon Mar 18, 2013 11:05am EDT. GENEVA (Reuters) - The European Union's best strategy for boosting exports to China is a "Jekyll and Hyde" trade policy, blending diplomatic overtures with tough legal action against dumping and ...

Apple Attack Backfires for State Broadcaster
A report by China Central Television questioning the integrity of Apple Inc. has instead ended up shining an unkind spotlight on the state broadcaster's own reputation thanks to what appears to be a poorly edited post on the country's most popular ...

METALS-Copper slides to four-month low on euro zone crisis
Mon Mar 18, 2013 12:08pm EDT. * Cyprus reworks bank tax, delays vote * CFTC speculative net shorts hit 4-year high * Lead in 3,000 T surplus; zinc in 40,000 T surplus - ILZSG By Maytaal Angel and Harpreet Bhal LONDON, March 18 (Reuters) - Copper ...

CPP Investment Board Met With China Infrastructure Quandary
SYDNEY—Finding opportunities to ride Asia's infrastructure boom is proving harder than it seems, the head of Canadian pension fund CPP Investment Board said Tuesday, as the cheap availability of finance in China for new highways and high-speed rail ...

Goldman Reduces Iron Ore Forecast as Global Demand Growth Slows
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. cut its estimate for iron ore prices this year on expectations demand will moderate and steel production will slow in China, the world's largest buyer. Iron ore may average $139 a metric ton this year from a previous estimate ...

METALS-Copper steadies; Cyprus, demand still a worry
Tue Mar 19, 2013 9:25am EDT. * Cyprus parliament likely to reject plans agreed by eurozone officials * Euro falls to 3-month low vs dollar on Cyprus problems * Coming Up: U.S. house starts; 1230 GMT By Susan Thomas LONDON, March 19 (Reuters) ...

China Criticizes US Ruling on Vitamin C Makers
BEIJING—Beijing lashed out Tuesday at a U.S. court decision finding Chinese manufacturers of vitamin C liable for price fixing, saying the ruling would have negative global repercussions. Officials from China's Ministry of Commerce urged the U.S ...

A Spy at NASA? FBI investigating Chinese man arrested fleeing country
The FBI said Tuesday it is actively investigating a Chinese man arrested Saturday with a one-way ticket out of U.S. -- a scientist potentially carrying highly confidential military secrets and rocket technology from NASA labs. Bo Jiang, a contractor at ...

He Led Village to Become China's Richest
SHANGHAI—Wu Renbao took a vague concept—"capitalism with Chinese characteristics"—as the blueprint to turn a farm community into what is now known in China as the country's richest village. Mr. Wu, who died of lung cancer at age 84 on Monday, ...

Electric-Car Rentals Begin in Shanghai
SHANGHAI—A Shanghai car-rental company partly owned by the parent of U.S.-based Enterprise Rent-A-Car hopes to give China's flagging green-car strategy a jolt by launching the nation's first large-scale electric vehicle rental service. The company is ...

Why was it so easy for a Chinese citizen to pose as a senior Communist Party ...
Why was it so easy for a Chinese citizen to pose as a senior Communist Party ...

The End of China's Extra-Legal Gulag?
Beijing's new leadership is inspiring optimism about the possibility of imminent breakthroughs on several governance issues. Most significantly, when asked during his debut press conference to comment on the future of the controversial practice of ...

Private Banks Enter 'Golden Period' in China
China already has more billionaires than the U.S. does, according to Chinese research firm Hurun. China's total value of private investible asset grew by 14% in 2012 to $12 trillion, according to Boston Consulting. Yet the land of emerging rich is ...

China Drawn Into Tennessee Mine Fight
A conservative Tennessee group is using the sale of a small coal operation to a Chinese firm, believed by industry experts to be the first Chinese acquisition of U.S. coal assets, to push for a ban on high-elevation surface mining in the state. The ...

Li Cutting Wrist Lifts Rail Costs Most in 16 Weeks: China Credit
China's railway network became the first test case for Premier Li Keqiang's pledge to cut the “hand” of the state in the economy, pushing its borrowing costs up the most in 16 weeks. The yield premium over government notes for one-year bonds from the ...

VW Issues Recall in China
SHANGHAI--Volkswagen AG will recall 384,181 vehicles sold in China due to gearbox problems, according to China's quality-control agency, following a critical television report that illustrates the power of state-run media over foreign brands ...

Alibaba Options for Mobile Growth Include Acquisitions, Ma Says
Billionaire Jack Ma, founder of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., said China's largest e-commerce company may use acquisitions to boost its growth through apps for smartphones and tablets. Alibaba started developing its mobile business three years ago and ...

Swift Demise of Last Major Monopoly in China
BEIJING — China's powerful Ministry of Railways was an “independent kingdom,” people said. Rooted in the Communist forces that took power in 1949, it was intimately tied to the military and was a culture, a way of life for its employees — more than ...

Solar panel maker Suntech declares bankruptcy
BEIJING (AP) — Suntech, one of the world's biggest solar panel manufacturers, was forced into bankruptcy court Wednesday, the latest casualty of a painful slump in the global solar industry. Suntech Power Holdings said eight Chinese banks asked a ...

Biggest Exporter Australia Boosts Iron Ore Forecast on China
Australia, the world's biggest iron-ore exporter, raised its price estimate for this year on expectations that increased steel consumption will boost imports into leading buyer China. Prices will average $119 a metric ton in 2013, compared with a ...

A 12-year-old breaks European Tour record by qualifying for Volvo China Open
AJGARemember when teenagers were qualifying for PGA Tour and European Tour events and that was totally crazy for us all? Old news. We now have pre-teens making it into huge professional events in men's golf. That kid you see to the right is Ye ...

Can Pope Francis And Xi Jinping Normalize Vatican-China Relations?
The synchronicity between the vote for Jorge Mario Bergoglio as the 266th pope of the Catholic Church and the election of Xi Jinping's as the new president of the People's Republic of China is an invitation to reflect on the singular interactions ...

An Insider's Tour of Chongqing Yields Frugal Gems
Boiling beef tallow laced with Sichuan chilies and peppercorns at the Zhu Ma hotpot restaurant in Seth Kugel Boiling beef tallow laced with Sichuan chilies and peppercorns at the Zhu Ma hotpot restaurant in Chongqing. As we drove down the mountain from ...

Wariness Precedes China Bank Earnings
China Construction Bank will be the first of the so-called "big-four" banks to report full-year results on Friday, giving the first glimpse of whether greater competition in the state-dominated banking system is eating into profitability. The shares of ...

US presses China on cyberattacks
BEIJING — In their first meetings with China's new leaders, U.S. officials this week pushed for an acknowledgment of the unusual nature of cyberattacks originating from China aimed at stealing U.S. corporate secrets to benefit the Asian giant's state ...

Big Data Under Attack
Once again, everybody is talking about China. On Feb. 19, Mandiant, an American security company issued a startling report -- the result of a six-year investigation -- that makes the claim that the United Sates is in a cyber war with a 12-story ...


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