Saturday, March 1, 2014
Reports indicate that the Chinese yuan is rapidly losing its speculative appeal and has tumbled to become one of the least attractive currencies among developing markets for investments following heavy-handed regulatory intervention.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
The Chinese yuan on Monday recorded its fifth consecutive session of weakening against the greenback, propelling a similar decline against the local currency, representing the preconditions for an ideal entry point for investors favoring yuan-denominated fixed deposits, according to reports.
Friday, February 21, 2014
A key index of Chinese manufacturing fell further in February to hit its lowest level in seven months, HSBC said Thursday, in a sign of diminishing strength in the world's second-largest economy.
Thursday, February 20, 2014
China's manufacturing contracted for a second straight month in February as a mainstay of the world's No. 2 economy loses momentum amid government efforts to rein in credit and investment growth.
Monday, February 17, 2014
China's bank lending surged in January from December, the central bank said, but analysts attributed the rise to seasonal factors.
Nightclubs with diamante toilets, luxury cemeteries and local restaurants have made a splash during their debuts on Hong Kong's stock exchange, proving particularly popular among “mom and pop” investors squeezed out of more mainstream openings.
Saturday, February 15, 2014
A US$160 million investment vehicle sold by China's second-largest bank has missed four scheduled payments, state media reported, as fears grow that potential financial sector defaults could roil markets in the world's second-biggest economy.
China's consumer inflation held steady in January, easing pressure on communist leaders to control living costs as they launch ambitious economic reforms.
Thursday, February 13, 2014
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
China's gold consumption soared 41.36 percent in 2013, industry data showed, with state media reporting Tuesday the country has probably overtaken India as the world's largest consumer of the precious metal.