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INVESTORS from Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macau living on the Chinese mainland have opened 29,815 accounts for trading yuan-backed A shares as of Sunday, China's top securities regulator said at a media briefing after the market close today.

SHANGHAI shares fell for a third day in a row amid growing concern over economic growth after the government ordered companies in 19 industries to cut outdated production capacity.

CHINESE business sentiment dropped for the second consecutive month in July to the lowest level since October due to the recent liquidity squeeze, a private report showed today.

Samsung Electronics, the world's largest technology firm by revenue, on Friday posted another record quarterly net profit, but weakening earnings momentum has fueled fears over flagging demand for high-end smartphones.

China has ordered companies to close factories in 19 industries where overproduction has led to price-cutting wars, affirming its determination to push ahead with a painful economic restructuring despite slowing growth.

SHANGHAI shares fell in the morning trading, with the key index heading for a three-day losing streak, after the government ordered companies in 19 industries to cut outdated production capacity.

HSBC Global Asset Management says it has been granted RQFII status by the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC). RQFII refers to RMB Qualified Foreign Institutional Investors, a program that allows qualified foreign institutions to invest offshore RMB back into Mainland China’s capital market. According to a list of RQFIIs published by the CSRC earlier this […]

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CHINA'S yuan-denominated A-share market is expected to continue a weak run in the second half of this year due to deteriorating profitability of listing companies and policy uncertainties, according to an investment report.

Marketplace China reports: "It’s a systemic problem. It’s certainly not a GlaxoSmithKline problem," says Shaun Rein, author of The End of Cheap China. Salaries for doctors in China average less than a thousand dollars a month. As a result, bribes…

HIGHER earnings from energy and chemical companies nudged the US stock market up yesterday.

THE price of oil rose slightly yesterday, as optimism about the US economy helped erase some early losses.

The Nokia Experience and Innovation Center and China Mobile have jointly launched a Windows Phone application development contest that aims to recruit over 1,000 applications over the next four months. The Nokia Experience and Innovation Center is an entrepreneur support platform established for mobile Internet developers. It provides capital, technology, marketing, and venue support to […]

First Japan and then South Korea stole intellectual property to further their economic development and now China is engaged in the same process

China’s mini-stimulus is right to bypass the state, putting cash straight into the pockets of entrepreneurs. This shows the country is learning from its mistakes

UNITED States federal prosecutors took a double-barreled approach against hedge fund billionaire Steven A. Cohen yesterday, unveiling criminal fraud charges against his SAC Capital Advisors LP and a separate civil case seeking to freeze assets and money laundering penalties.

MEASURES to support the city's free trade zone are to be given top priority, Shanghai Mayor Yang Xiong said yesterday as he delivered his half-year government work report at the Expo Center.

SHANGHAI will be able to offer plenty of new opportunities for foreign investors as the city's industrial transformation deepens and new growth points are created, a senior official said yesterday.

HOUSTON in the United States aims to open more direct flights to China to attract business and investment following the launch of the maiden Houston-Beijing flight on July 12.