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    1. 15 hours ago

      Comment: Shenzhen next stop on ‘through train’

      When Chinese premier Li Keqiang says a Shenzhen-Hong Kong link will be the next stop on the Stock Connect “through train”,...

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      18 hours ago

      ICYMI, China's credit buildup was pretty damn fast

      Like 97th percentile fast. From Goldman, do click to enlarge: That’s what an overall debt-to-GDP ratio going from 153 per...

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    1. 19 hours ago

      Shanghai first major Chinese region to ditch GDP growth target

      Shanghai has ditched its official economic growth target for 2015, becoming the first major city or province in China to...

    2. January 22, 2015

      Shanghai stampede victim families to receive $130,000 compensation

      The Shanghai government will pay Rmb800,000 ($130,000) to each of the families of the 36 revellers who died in the New...

    3. January 21, 2015

      Chinese ‘set to snap up $5bn in hotel assets’

      Chinese investors will snap up $5bn worth of hotel assets this year, establishing themselves for the first time as serious...

    4. January 21, 2015

      Shanghai punishes officials over New Year’s eve stampede

      The Shanghai government has punished police, local Communist party and district government officials for the stampede that...

    5. January 19, 2015

      In China, breakfast remains a matter of the heart

      The culinary colonisation of the globe may now have us all eating the same old margherita pizzas and arrabiata pastas. But...

    6. January 19, 2015

      China brokers: marginal costs

      Dabbling in margin trading, as the currency markets have just reminded us, is a bit like dabbling in cooking...

    7. January 19, 2015

      ECB hopes push stocks to seven-year highs

      Monday 19:00 GMT. The prospect of further stimulus measures from the European Central Bank this week helped equity bulls...

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      January 19, 2015

      Guest post: India and China face huge education challenge

      By Vikas Pota, Varkey Foundation By 2030, the economies of India and China together may contribute 65 per cent of global...

    9. January 16, 2015

      China completes Beijing-Shanghai electric car charging route

      Electric vehicle owners can now drive from China’s capital to its main financial centre without having to worry about...

    10. beyondbrics

      January 15, 2015

      Guest post: mining nuggets among China's "A-shares"

      By Stuart Rae and John Lin, AllianceBernstein Despite a slow start following its launch in November, the Shanghai-Hong Kong...

    11. January 14, 2015

      Copper slumps on Chinese selling

      Copper slumped to its lowest levels in five-and-a-half years on Wednesday, driven down by aggressive selling by Chinese...

    12. FT Alphaville

      January 13, 2015

      Lessons in sustainable finance from local Chinese governments

      From the FT: Local governments in some of China’s smallest cities are snapping up an increasing amount of their own land at...

    13. January 13, 2015

      Kaisa confirms missed bond coupon payment

      Indebted Chinese developer Kaisa has broken its near week-long silence to confirm that it has missed a coupon payment on its...

    14. MBA blog

      January 12, 2015

      Ready for another year of study, work and play

      The second year of my MBA begins in five weeks, along with the arrival of the third cohort of the University of Sydney’s new...

    15. January 12, 2015

      Chinese spymaster Ma Jian detained in corruption purge

      One of China’s most powerful spymasters has become the latest victim of the country’s fierce anti-corruption campaign. Ma...

    16. January 11, 2015

      China’s ‘Mr Mooc’ targets the masses

      When Ji Xiaohua founded the website Guokr.com he was on a crusade. Tired of reading the usual mix of superstition, rumour...

    17. beyondbrics

      January 9, 2015

      China's "big four" banks lose out as savers gain sophistication

      China’s “big four” state banks are losing share in the country’s fast-growing retail banking market as customers embrace a...

    18. January 9, 2015

      People’s Uber takes socialist chauffeuring to Shanghai’s streets

      Uber has caused disruption on the world’s roads. Now it is shaking up the social order in China, offering bargain...

    19. beyondbrics

      January 8, 2015

      Guest post: how Chile and Colombia eluded the "entrepreneur trap"

      By Michael Drexler and José Ernesto Amorós Espinosa Fernando Fischmann once had a dream of building a holiday resort around...

    20. January 6, 2015

      Widening graft probe snares China Southern CFO

      China’s largest airline has lost its chief financial officer as part of a widening investigation that has claimed four top...

    21. January 5, 2015

      Bund stampede is not a verdict on flaws of modern China

      Dozens crushed to death in a tragic stampede at a place where people congregated to enjoy themselves, not to die. Police...

    22. January 5, 2015

      Chinese energy stocks surge 10%

      Shanghai energy stocks roared into the new year, with two-thirds of the counters nudging up against the 10 per cent daily...

    23. January 4, 2015

      China targets Shanghai stampede critics

      The Shanghai government took measures at the weekend to prevent public criticism of its role in the New Year’s Eve stampede...

    24. January 2, 2015

      Shanghai New Year’s stampede blamed on ‘sluggish vigilance’

      Chinese official media blamed “sluggish vigilance” by Shanghai authorities for a New Year’s eve stampede that killed 36...

    25. December 31, 2014

      Xi Jinping orders probe after 36 die in Shanghai stampede

      Xi Jinping, the Chinese president, ordered an investigation and all New Year’s events planned for Thursday in Shanghai were...

    26. December 29, 2014

      China’s elderly flock back to university

      Chen Yulan says she is too busy studying to get old. The 70-year-old takes so many classes each week at Shanghai University...

    27. December 22, 2014

      China to update property rules to aid anti-corruption drive

      China issued new rules on Monday requiring owners of real estate and other unmovable assets to register their holdings,...

    28. December 22, 2014

      Haitong capitalises on stock surge with $3.9bn share sale

      Haitong Securities, China’s second-biggest securities company by assets, is to raise HK$29.9bn ($3.9bn) in a Hong Kong...

    29. December 15, 2014

      China plans first oil futures contract

      China has approved a new oil futures contract, with the world’s largest importer of oil saying it hopes to attract foreign...

    30. December 14, 2014

      New China free trade zones to lift growth

      China will create three new free trade zones modelled on one established a year ago in Shanghai as the government tries to...

    31. December 12, 2014

      Is the market for riverfront property in Shanghai a shore bet?

      Unlike many other major cities with rivers running through them, residential property along the riverside in Shanghai was an...

    32. FT Alphaville

      December 12, 2014

      "必有牛市" - "There must be a bull market"

      You’ve read about the scope for a dynastic bull market in the Economist… now read the report. If you can read Mandarin, like...

    33. December 10, 2014

      Shanghai Composite closes near day-high

      The Shanghai Composite closed near its best level of the session on Wednesday, after more volatile trading took the index on...

    34. December 9, 2014

      China fall barely begins to correct rally

      When the tree falls, the monkeys scatter – Chinese proverb The tree fell on the Chinese stock market on Tuesday, but it was...

    35. December 9, 2014

      Chinese brokers: doubling up

      Gambling is illegal in China. Playing the stock market is not. And so in the past few weeks, markets have sizzled as retail...

    36. FT Alphaville

      December 9, 2014

      China's “new 4 trillion stimulus” and its collateralised weight

      Updated with final figures: Shanghai Composite fell 5.4% today; turnover was 8bn, about 7x the 2014 average....

    37. December 9, 2014

      Shanghai stocks suffer sharpest fall in five years

      Shanghai stocks suffered their sharpest fall in five years on Tuesday after a late-in-the-day 8 per cent slide cast doubts...

    38. December 8, 2014

      China stocks dash towards bubble territory

      Chinese stocks strode higher again on Monday, pushing the main index to a fresh 40-month high, as retail investors shrugged...

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