Alibaba's maturity mismatch - The Economist (blog)

Alibaba's maturity mismatchThe Economist (blog)By this February it had already attracted 81 million investors, which, as the Financial Times pointed out, exceeded China's 77 million active stock-trading accounts. With some 574 billion yuan ($93 billion) under management at the end of June, it is ...

China Finance Minister Says 7.5% GDP Target Not a 'Floor' - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalChina Finance Minister Says 7.5% GDP Target Not a 'Floor'Wall Street JournalBEIJING?Chinese Finance Minister Lou Jiwei said that the government's 7.5% economic growth target isn't a "floor," suggesting that Beijing may be comfortable with slower growth. Early this year, China set its annual target at "around 7.5%." But recent ...China says it's up to US to drive global economyYahoo NewsChina to Keep Intervening on Yuan, Finance Minister SaysBloombergNo new stimulus in the works, Chinese finance minister saysCTV NewsBelfast Telegraph -People's Daily Online -Perth Nowall 1,487 news articles »

Finance may upset China's reform efforts - ecns

Independent OnlineFinance may upset China's reform effortsecnsChinese Premier Li Keqiang has quite a long reform agenda, and allowing easier credit for small business is one of the toughest items on the to-do list. In the State Council's executive meeting on Wednesday, Premier Li again pledged to reduce financing ...China unveils measures to better finance small enterprisesPeople's Daily OnlineChina approves three private banksIndependent OnlineChina government approves setting up of three private banksHimalayan Timesall 53 news articles »

India asks China to cease activities in PoK: Finance Minister - Deccan Chronicle

India asks China to cease activities in PoK: Finance MinisterDeccan Chronicle"Government pays close attention to Chinese activities in PoK and it has conveyed its concerns to China and asked them to cease such activities," he said in reply to a written query in Lok Sabha. He said issues are discussed by the government in ...and more »

The quarter when China saved Apple - Yahoo Finance (blog)

IBNLiveThe quarter when China saved AppleYahoo Finance (blog)Apple (AAPL) shareholders should be very grateful this morning that Tim Cook and his team worked so hard to strike a deal with China Mobile, the world's biggest cellular carrier, back in January. If not for booming iPhone sales in China, investors ...Apple revenue lags Street's view despite strong China growthYahoo Finance UKall 1,663 news articles »

China, Brazil close plane, finance, infrastructure deals - Reuters

China, Brazil close plane, finance, infrastructure dealsReutersIn a raft of energy, finance and industry accords signed before presidents Xi Jinping and Dilma Rousseff, the two nations agreed to join forces to build railways to help Brazil cut its infrastructure deficit and feed China's appetite for commodities ...China offers 35bn fund to finance infrastructure projects in Latin AmericaMercoPressChina's Xi hails 'new horizons' in ties with ArgentinaYahoo!7 Newsall 297 news articles »

Is Alibaba's move to disrupt banking failing? -

CNBC.comIs Alibaba's move to disrupt banking failing?CNBC.comChina Internet titan Alibaba's foray into online financial services was once hailed as revolutionary for the mainland's banking sector, but now some analysts believe it's no longer particularly radical. Yuebao, an online money market fund launched ...and more »

China and Asia - The Economist

The EconomistChina and AsiaThe EconomistFive years of constant traffic, propelled by China's hunger for fuel, has formed deep ruts in the dirt road. Recently, however, the lorries have stopped moving at midday. China's appetite for coal has plateaued, the coal price has sagged and Minemex ...and more »

China's Alibaba to Finance Wong Kar-wai Movie Slate (EXCLUSIVE) - Variety

China's Alibaba to Finance Wong Kar-wai Movie Slate (EXCLUSIVE)VarietyChinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has struck a deal to be involved with the upcoming films of top auteur Wong Kar Wai. The company revealed the deal in a regulatory filing by Chinavision, the Hong Kong stock market listed company that is soon to be ...China's Alibaba to finance art-house icon Wong Kar-wai's movie slatePanARMENIAN.Netall 8 news articles »

China finance ministry auctions 30-year bonds at 4.76pc - Business Recorder

Business RecorderChina finance ministry auctions 30-year bonds at 4.76pcBusiness RecorderSHANGHAI: China's Ministry of Finance auctioned 26 billion yuan ($4.19 billion) of 30-year bonds in the interbank market on Wednesday at an average yield of 4.76 percent, traders said, as expected. Market forecasts had centred around 4.75 percent and ...