China Roundup: China’s growth slows; Shuanghui’s IPO; and cross-border investments
The week that was: China’s growth slows further; financial regulators wrangle over debt problems; and meat processing company.
| Apr. 11 2014
China Roundup: A stimulus package to beat the slowdown; Alibaba’s offline investment and Huawei’s results
This week that was: China releases a moderate stimulus package; Alibaba picks up a stake in Intime Retail; Huawei scores.
| Apr. 4 2014
Internet Finance in China: Will it Disrupt Traditional Banking?
As consumers drift towards easy-to-use internet finance in China, what will happen to traditional banks? Like many businesses.
| Mar. 31 2014
China Roundup: China’s manufacturing activity falls; Alibaba launches crowdfunding platform; and KFC’s makeover
The week that was: China’s manufacturing activity continues on its downward trend; Tencent acquires a 28% stake in South.
| Mar. 28 2014
Regulating internet finance in China
Chen Long, Professor of Finance at CKGSB, believes that the authorities have to tread a fine line while regulating internet.
| Mar. 26 2014
Internet finance in China: Risk-free Returns?
Internet finance in China is taking off and deposits in online funds such as Alibaba’s Yu’e.
| Mar. 24 2014
China Roundup: Panasonic’s Pollution Compensation and Alibaba IPO Heads for US Shores
The week that was: Panasonic offers China-based Japanese workers hardship allowance; Alibaba IPO to reportedly happen in New York.
| Mar. 14 2014
China Roundup: LinkedIn Checks into China; Weibo to List on the NASDAQ; and the Renminbi Slides Further
The week that was: LinkedIn enters China with an innovative model; Sina Weibo plans US listing; the Chinese renminbi.
| Feb. 28 2014
China Roundup: Google and Foxconn Partner; Lenovo profits up; and Internet Finance under the Scanner
The week that was: the People’s Bank of China weighs in on internet finance; Chinese trust firms have slower.
| Feb. 14 2014
Fast Fashion in China: Revved Retail
After years of extraordinary growth, has fast fashion peaked in China? In November, property consultancy CBRE reported that landlords in.
| Jan. 27 2014
China Round-up: World’s New Trading Champion; IPO Draws Drama; and Wozniak Endorses Xiaomi
The week that was: China is set to overtake the US as the world’s largest trader; firms delay listing.
| Jan. 17 2014
China Round-up: Video Game Consoles Resurrect; Fight on Shadow Banking; and More Coal for China
The week that was: Beijing continues to restrict shadow banking practices; top economic planning agency approves more coalmines; a 13.
| Jan. 10 2014