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    1. July 31, 2015

      Short seller attacks Chinese aluminium maker

      The world’s second-largest aluminium products maker, Zhongwang Holdings, suspended its shares in Hong Kong after a...

    2. FT Photo Diary

      July 30, 2015

      Apple store footfall

      Customers walk on a staircase at Apple Inc.’s new Canton Road store in the Tsim Sha Tsui district of Hong Kong, China....

    3. July 30, 2015

      Singapore ramps up efforts to achieve digital ambitions

      Keen tech investor though he is, Hugh Mason is grateful he does not have a weak bladder: “Every time you go for a pee...

    4. July 30, 2015

      FireChat to be rolled out as messaging service

      FireChat, the chatroom app that was an essential tool for protesters in Hong Kong last year is to be rolled out as a...

    5. July 29, 2015

      China stocks stage late-trade comeback

      Chinese stocks surged in late trade on Wednesday, with the Shanghai index recording a 3.4 per cent rise just two days...

    6. July 29, 2015

      US stocks and dollar push higher after Fed policy statement

      Wednesday 21:00 BST. US stocks and the dollar rose in response to the latest policy statement from the US Federal...

    7. July 28, 2015

      Trade propels renminbi on route to global reserve currency

      When discussing the internationalisation of China’s renminbi, Denis Shulakov, first vice-president of Gazprombank in...

    8. July 28, 2015

      Battle is on for offshore renminbi market

      For a sense of how the use of the renminbi is expanding beyond China, it helps to turn to Sanchuan Holding Group, a...

    9. FT Alphaville

      July 28, 2015

      China vs its stock market, charted

      Courtesy of RBS: Click to enlarge. As said already, we’ll get back to you when we know if this is the government...

    10. July 28, 2015

      Chinese brokerages report surging profits

      Even as China’s brokers brace for more market turmoil, Huatai Securities has become the latest to join a hasty headline...

    11. July 27, 2015

      Gome: turning to an insider

      It does not look good when a company’s founder and major shareholder is behind bars for bribery and insider trading. It...

    12. July 27, 2015

      Huang Guangyu poised to take control of China’s Gome

      The jailed billionaire founder of Gome is poised to take control of the Chinese electronics retailer in a $1.5bn deal...

    13. July 27, 2015

      China markets rout resumes with 8.5% Shanghai sell-off

      The Shanghai stock market saw the second-biggest fall in its history on Monday, posing a dilemma for the Chinese...

    14. July 26, 2015

      Chinese tourists spurn SE Asia holidays

      Key Southeast Asian markets have seen a marked drop in Chinese tourists, a growth sector across much of the globe, as...

    15. July 26, 2015

      Chinese fund houses seek to reassure London investors

      China’s largest fund companies have attempted to convince UK investors that now is a “golden period” to invest in the...

    16. July 24, 2015

      UK publishing veteran reflects on his three decades in Hong Kong

      When Barrie Goodridge moved to a newly built village house on an outlying island in Hong Kong he discovered the hard...

    17. July 24, 2015

      Danone: favoured child

      Pity the unloved child. On Friday, French food company Danone said that it intends to sell its Chinese infant formula...

    18. FT Photo Diary

      July 24, 2015

      Leading the blind

      A nurse (R) leads cataract patients as they walk past a train which serves as a mobile hospital, in Ledu county,...

    19. July 23, 2015

      Japan receives more tourists than it sends abroad

      A weaker yen, a boom in cruise holidays and a surge of Chinese shopaholics have pushed Japan across a historic...

    20. July 22, 2015

      Hong Kong law: A trial for wig and gown

      In Court 23 in Hong Kong’s wood-panelled High Court complex, Justice Andrew Chan, dressed in wig and red robes,...

    21. July 22, 2015

      China property: home truths

      Good news for China bulls: new residential property prices were resilient in June, despite the meltdown in stock...

    22. July 22, 2015

      China’s top investment bank seeks Hong Kong IPO

      China’s leading investment bank has filed for an initial public offering in Hong Kong that could raise up to $1bn,...

    23. July 22, 2015

      Hong Kong start-ups tap demand for ‘micro-living’

      Entrepreneurs in Hong Kong are developing innovative ways to help inhabitants of tiny apartments as the Chinese...

    24. July 22, 2015

      UK urges China and Hong Kong to restart talks on political reform

      The UK has called on the Hong Kong and Chinese governments to restart talks over constitutional reform in the former...

    25. July 22, 2015

      Attacks on Noble Group’s accounting take their toll

      As the US shale boom went into overdrive, Asia’s biggest commodity trader was keen to trumpet its involvement. In its...

    26. July 21, 2015

      Bank of China aims to be a towering presence in Asia

      It is sometimes said that Bank of China’s Hong Kong skyscraper was designed to allow its bosses physically to look down...

    27. July 21, 2015

      Chinese publishers seek global expansion

      China’s two largest publishers may have shunned Asia’s largest book fair, but for many exhibitors mainland Chinese...

    28. July 20, 2015

      FT Investigation: The strange tale of ticker ‘566’

      Six years ago even the most bullish brokers would have struggled to get excited about the stock that traded under the...

    29. July 20, 2015

      Banks vie to build up Asia compliance teams

      Asia’s compliance and corporate investigation industry is booming as regulators from China to the US crack down on...

    30. July 17, 2015

      Martin Wheatley knew the score after change in mood music

      The perception that Martin Wheatley’s mindset was “that all bankers were evil” may have been his downfall. While Mr...

    31. July 17, 2015

      China celebrity guru held in murder probe

      A Chinese spiritual guru famous for his ties to celebrities, businessmen and officials has been detained on suspicion...

    32. July 17, 2015

      Q&A: China’s market tumult

      China’s stock markets have given investors a stomach-churning ride. After rising 150 per cent in a year, the Shanghai...

    33. July 16, 2015

      Hanergy Thin Film threatens HK regulator with legal action

      Hanergy Thin Film Power, the solar equipment supplier being investigated by Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures...

    34. Lex Live

      July 16, 2015

      Swatch: from bulls to bearers (and back)

      Here’s a small post-script to the note on Swatch we published earlier today. The main story there is that the company...

    35. July 16, 2015

      Swatch: moment of reckoning

      The back of an iPhone proclaims that it is “designed in California, made in China”. That will not do for Swatch. The...

    36. July 15, 2015

      New business eludes Goldman Sachs in Malaysia amid 1MDB furore

      Goldman Sachs has been failing to win new business in Malaysia as a furore continues to rage around huge debts racked...

    37. July 15, 2015

      Burberry: fashion victim?

      The stock market is looking for casualties from the Great Fall of China. Burberry, the first luxury goods group to...

    38. July 15, 2015

      Asia slowdown hits Burberry sales

      A decline in the number of shoppers from mainland China travelling to Hong Kong to buy luxury goods has continued to be...

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