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Slowing in China: Not Just Economy but Political Resolve

China’s economic collapse no longer seems imminent. The Wall Street hedge funds who bet against the Chinese currency have taken heavy losses and battered stock markets are stabilizing, The Wall Street Journal reported. In fact, collapse was never in ...

Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 03/29/2016 - 23:29 - 0 comments

Where Oil Workers Have Job Security: China

High on the Chinese government’s priority list is building leaner, more competitive state companies, The Wall Street Journal reported. But the dismal earnings reported by national oil giants in recent days underscore the difficulties in meeting that ...

Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 03/29/2016 - 23:29 - 0 comments

China’s Shenzhen Raises Property Deposit Thresholds

The southern Chinese city of Shenzhen has raised deposit requirements for some home buyers, the latest in a series of measures being introduced across the country to calm property markets, according to the official Xinhua news agency, the Irish Times ...

Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 03/28/2016 - 20:44 - 0 comments

China’s Bohai Steel Seen As Trial Case For Debt Restructuring At State-Owned Enterprises

The debt restructuring of a leading Chinese steel company has caught the attention of the market in what some analysts see as a landmark case for reform of the troubled sector, the South China Morning Post reported. Bohai Steel, a steelmaker based in ...

Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 03/27/2016 - 12:02 - 0 comments

AIIB Not Looking for Trouble, President Says

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank shouldn’t be seen as an attempt to upend existing multilateral development lenders, nor should it be a hot spot for conflict between China and the U.S., the AIIB president said Friday, The Wall Street Journal ...

Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 03/27/2016 - 12:05 - 0 comments

China Sought Fed's Crash Notes

Confronted with a plunge in its stock markets last year, China’s central bank swiftly reached out to the United States Federal Reserve, asking it to share its playbook from dealing with Wall Street’s “Black Monday” crash of 1987, the International New ...

Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 03/21/2016 - 21:08 - 0 comments

China Bank Governor Warns Over Corporate Debt

China’s central bank governor has warned that the country’s corporate debt levels are too high and are stoking risks for the economy, just as highly-leveraged Chinese companies have gone on an overseas takeover binge, the Financial Times reported. Ad ...

Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 03/20/2016 - 21:17 - 0 comments

Lessons In Chinese Debt Restructuring: The Debtor Always Wins


holding out, the company’s chairman and largest shareholder Kwok Ying Shing now has over 80% of the ...

Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 03/20/2016 - 21:18 - 0 comments

China’s Li Keqiang Seeks To Reassure Public On Government Finances

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Wednesday warned that a “dysfunctional” real economy is the biggest threat to financial markets as he vowed to press on with industry restructuring while maintaining economic growth rates of 6.5-7 per cent, the Financial T ...

Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 03/16/2016 - 19:53 - 0 comments

China Mixes Cash, Coercion to Ease Labor Unrest

A protest by Chinese coal workers over unpaid wages drew a swift, expected response: payoffs to get them off the streets and threats of police action if they don’t. The effort underscores the government’s long-standing worries about labor strife and its ...

Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 03/15/2016 - 21:41 - 0 comments

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