Posts Tagged ‘China’

China warns traders of ‘huge loss’ if they short the yuan

By BLOOMBERG
SHANGHAI • China advised traders against shorting the yuan, after a recent slide took the currency to the brink of the critical seven per ...

China projects confidence as trade war worsens

By BLOOMBERG
BEIJING • China is strong enough to withstand the effects of the trade war with the US, according to statements over the weekend from ...

Thailand’s clouded prospects post-election

By TAN WEI YINE / Pic By BLOOMBERG
Thailand’s first general election post-enaction of the new constitution has finally come to an end after a 45-day ...

China digs in prolonged trade fight with US

A Xinhua commentary says China now has a ‘deeper understanding’ of US ‘capriciousness’ and is ready to fight with its ‘Long March’ spirit
BEIJING • ...

China’s biggest airlines seek damages for Boeing 737 Max jet groundings

BEIJING • China’s biggest airlines sought compensation from Boeing Co for order delays and losses caused by the grounding of its 737 Max jet in the wake of ...

Huawei takes trade war into uncharted territory

HONG KONG – Huawei is taking the trade war into uncharted territory. The onslaught by President Donald Trump’s administration on one of China’s ...

China probes former top securities regulator

By BLOOMBERG
LONDON • Liu Shiyu (picture), the former head of China’s securities regulator, is under investigation for suspected law violations and has ...

Doing business in China harder for European firms in 2019

BEIJING • European companies operating in China said doing business became harder over the last year, with slowing output, rising wages, the trade war and ...

China confirms arrests amid Huawei spat

By BLOOMBERG
HONG KONG • China confirmed that it has formally arrested two Canadians detained since December, in cases that have further strained ...

China’s robocars are being lapped by their US competitors

Domestic and foreign testers are putting cars, buses, trucks and delivery vans through self-driving trial  to teach them how to navigate the ...

Trade war may spur China to sell Treasuries as yuan falls

NEW YORK • The idea that China would dump its US$1.1 trillion (RM4.62 trillion) of US Treasuries to retaliate against US tariffs is often dismissed as ...

This trade war ‘winner’ looks an awful lot like China

by DANIEL MOSS / pic by BLOOMBERG
An Asian Communist state with a government-directed industrial policy churns out cheap goods for consumption in ...