Tech groups transform how finance is done in China - Financial Times

Tech groups transform how finance is done in ChinaFinancial TimesThat is the view of Tang Ning, one such financial entrepreneur and the founder of Creditease, a peer-to-peer lending platform. It is a sign of how far the sector has come in just a few short years. The internet is transforming the Chinese mainland. And ...

Aircraft Finance In China Starts To Take Shape - Aviation International News

Aircraft Finance In China Starts To Take ShapeAviation International NewsThe private aircraft financing market in China has matured over the past several years with many sources of funding available for those wishing to purchase airplanes according to the experts here at ABACE. ?I don't think there is any lack of financing ...and more »

COLUMN-More commodities being used for China financing, risks rising: Clyde ... - Reuters

WantChinaTimesCOLUMN-More commodities being used for China financing, risks rising: Clyde ...ReutersThe use of gold for financing probably amounts to about 1,000 tonnes since 2011, the council said on page 56 of a 64 page report released on April 15 on the state and outlook for China's gold market. In doing so, gold has become the latest commodity ...Chinese gold demand may rise 20% by 2017Yahoo!7 Newsall 14 news articles »

Don't bank on China's financial reform - MarketWatch

Don't bank on China's financial reformMarketWatchSYDNEY (MarketWatch) ? Reforming China's economy begins with the banking system. Except the banking system might not be ready. Banking reform, such as deregulating interest rates, increasing the limited range of investment products and allowing the ...and more »

Chinese Finance Official: Please Excuse Us While We Renovate Our Economy - Wall Street Journal (blog)

The GuardianChinese Finance Official: Please Excuse Us While We Renovate Our EconomyWall Street Journal (blog)?Our top priority is restructuring,? China's vice finance minister, Zhu Guangyao, said in an interview Saturday on the sidelines of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank's spring meetings in Washington. ?We face the challenge of an economic ...Vice Finance Minister: China has potential to keep 7-8% growth rateCCTVChina backs IMF support for Ukraine but worries over funding capacityThe GuardianFinance officials express hopes for growthChina PostJournal of Turkish Weekly -Reutersall 959 news articles »

Russia, China aiming for dollar's demise: Jim Rickards - Yahoo Finance (blog)

NEWS.com.auRussia, China aiming for dollar's demise: Jim RickardsYahoo Finance (blog)Currency Wars detailed a Pentagon-sponsored excercise Rickards took part in back in 2009 -- the Pentagon's first-ever financial war game -- where players could not use actual, physical weapons like bombs, but could only use financial weapons like ...Aust, China look to free-up currency useYahoo!7 NewsChinese currency moves into big leagueNew Zealand Heraldall 23 news articles »



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Features - Editor, 2 April 2014

China Promotes New-Energy Vehicles

In an effort to boost sales of electric-powered cars, China is reportedly considering cutting or waiving the 10 percent purchase tax applicable to new car purchases. The promotion of what China refers to as 'new-energy vehicles' is part of the drive to reduce the country's dependence on fossil fuels, while at the same time addressing the ongoing, and worsening, problem of air pollution. Shares of China's biggest electric car manufacturer, BYD Co. Ltd. (1211:HK) have risen in Hong Kong trading in response to indications that the government is determined to increase efforts at promoting new-energy vehicles.

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Trade - Editor, 19 March 2014

Developer's Default Indicative of Economic Slowdown

In addition to experiencing a slowdown in its property sector, China's property market received a blow this week with the collapse of real estate developer Zhejiang Xingrun Real Estate Co. Two weeks ago Shanghai Chaori Solar Energy Science & Technology Co warned in a stock market filing that the company is unlikely to meet its interest payment of 89.9 million yuan (US$14.6 million) on the due date of March 7 – and indeed they were not able to, resulting in the country's first domestic bond default. Some analysts note that these are signs that China's economic growth is on a path of slowing down, while others warn that this may be likened to the Bears Stearns scenario in 2008, setting off the risk management meltdown of the investment bank industry on Wall Street.

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News - Editor, 5 March 2014

China Becomes India's Top Trading Partner

A recent report by the New Delhi-based industry trade group, the PHD Chamber of Commerce, reveals that China has replaced the United Arab Emirates as India's top trading partner, with Indian-Sino trade hitting $49.5 billion in the current fiscal year's first nine months. Referred to as "South-South" trade, this inter-regional trend among Asian countries reached $4.7 trillion in 2013, as noted in the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Handbook of Statistics 2013. South-South trade accounts for more than 25 percent of total world exports.

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