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02  mars     22h49
Moscow says Russia, China agree that Russia must be present in Ukraine talks
   Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Galuzin and China’s special representative for Eurasian affairs, Li Hui, said it was impossible to discuss a Ukraine settlement without Moscow’s participation, the Russian foreign ministry said on Sunday.The Chinese envoy met with Galuzin during his second...
03  mars     07h26
South Koreans bid farewell to beloved panda Fu Bao before her return to China
   A South Korean zoo on Sunday threw a farewell party for Fu Bao, the first giant panda born in the country, ahead of the beloved animal’s scheduled return to China.Fu Bao, which means lucky treasure, has attracted a huge fan base ever since she was born in July at the Everland amusement park...
    06h27
China’s embassy condemns Philippine envoy’s remarks on South China Sea
   China’s embassy in the Philippines on Sunday said it strongly condemns the Philippine ambassador to Washington’s recent China related remarks, saying they disregarded basic facts .The remarks wantonly hyped up the South China Sea issue and made speculations and malicious smears against China, ...
02  mars     19h10
Yellen sees big jump in US imports from Chile, eyes progress on green transition
   U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Saturday predicted expanding demand for lithium a core component needed in batteries for electric vehicles would boost U.S. imports from Chile substantially in coming years.Yellen toured U.S. lithium producer Albemarle ALB.N in northern Chile on...
    14h01
X, ByteDance, Booking.com could face tough EU rules
   Elon Musk’s X social media platform, TikTok owner ByteDance and Booking.com may meet EU criteria subjecting them to tough tech rules as so called gatekeepers, the European Commission said late Friday, after notifications by the companies.The Digital Markets Act DMA designates companies with more...
    13h10
India to build new naval base on Lakshadweep archipelago to boost security
   India plans to commission a new naval base in the Lakshadweep islands, off the country’s south west coast, to boost security in the region, the Ministry of Defense said on Saturday.The Indian Navy will announce on March plans to build INS Jatayu on Minicoy island.Minicoy is the southern most...
01  mars     21h58
Rocky start set WTO talks up for minimal results
   It was billed as the reform ministerial that could lay a platform for updated global trading rules fit for modern challenges, from climate change to rising agricultural and industrial subsidies.But from day one at the World Trade Organization’s biennial gathering of ministers, the warning signs...
    02h17
Stocks climb, yields fall as data supports rate cut bets
   A global equity index scaled a record high while Treasury yields fell sharply on Friday after weak U.S. economic data and comments from Federal Reserve officials bolstered expectations for interest rate cuts later this year.The Institute for Supply Management ISM said its manufacturing PMI fell...
    19h53
Exclusive: Nissan, Fisker in advanced talks on investment, partnership-sources
   Nissan .T is in advanced talks to invest in electric vehicle maker Fisker FSR.N in a deal that could provide the Japanese automaker with access to an electric pickup truck while giving the struggling startup a financial lifeline, according to two people familiar with the negotiations.The...
    01h35
Dollar dips on weak data, yen hurt by cautious BOJ
   The dollar fell against the euro on Friday on weaker than expected U.S. economic data but gained against the Japanese yen after Bank of Japan BOJ governor Kazuo Ueda said it was too soon to declare victory on inflation.In cryptocurrencies, bitcoin held just below a more than two year high reached...
    05h08
Gold advances to 2-month peak as US rate cuts expected soon
   Gold started March on a positive note, with prices rising to a two month high on Friday after muted economic data hardened expectations of a U.S. interest rate cut by June.Spot gold rose . to , . per ounce by : p.m. EST GMT , the highest since late December, and was on track for a...
    18h32
The politics and economics behind Biden’s China-car espionage probe
   President Joe Biden, vowing to do right by U.S. auto workers, launched an investigation this week into whether Chinese made vehicles could be used to spy on Americans, a far off threat given the few such cars on U.S. roads now.The White House announced the probe Thursday citing national security...
    10h23
Country Garden faces heat from liquidation suit to get cracking on debt revamp talks
   A liquidation petition filed against China’s Country Garden .HK will ramp up pressure on the embattled developer to come to the negotiating table for debt restructuring talks, some of its offshore creditors, advisers, and analysts said.The liquidation order against peer China Evergrande ...
    18h00
Yellen says U.S. committed to G20 finance work despite divisions over war language
   U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said on Friday that Washington was strongly committed to G finance ministers’ work, despite the group’s failure to reach consensus on communique language regarding wars in Ukraine and Gaza.Yellen said finance officials from the Group of major economies had...
29  février     10h04
US to probe if Chinese cars pose national data security risks
   The United States is opening an investigation into whether Chinese vehicle imports pose national security risks and could impose restrictions due to concerns about connected car technology, the White House said on Thursday.The U.S. Commerce Department probe is needed because vehicles collect...
01  mars     06h52
Exclusive: Deutsche Bank to file liquidation suit against Chinese developer Shimao, sources say
   Deutsche Bank DBKGn.DE is preparing a liquidation lawsuit in Hong Kong against Chinese developer Shimao Group, two sources said, in a rare move by a foreign firm that comes amid rising credit defaults and China’s deepening property sector crisis.Shanghai based Shimao .HK is among the many...
    11h34
China approves plan aimed at spurring investment and spending
   China’s cabinet on Friday approved a plan aimed at promoting large scale equipment upgrades and sales of consumer goods, state media reported.The plan, outlined at a recent Communist Party meeting, is one of a series of steps China is taking to boost the economy which has been recovering weakly...
    04h38
Tesla rolls out new incentives in China as price war escalates
   Tesla TSLA.O unveiled new incentives, including insurance subsidies, on Friday to woo consumers in the world’s largest auto market, where the U.S. electric vehicle giant is in a protracted price war against entrenched rivals such as BYD.Customers picking up existing inventories of Model sedans...
    11h43
IM Motors raises 1.1 bln in one of China EV brands’ biggest recent deals
   IM Motors, a premium electric vehicle brand of state owned Chinese automaker SAIC .SS , said on Friday it has raised more than billion yuan . billion to work on new smart car models and technologies.IM Motors’ Series B round of equity financing was among the biggest investments into...
    11h07
Morning Bid: March back up to record highs
   A look at the day ahead in U.S. and global markets from Mike DolanA new month and new stock market records are giving way already underpinned by some relief on inflation, stabilising business surveys worldwide and slightly more dovish central banks.Wall St’s major indexes .SPX , .IXIC clocked...
    03h10
Global factories struggle for growth as China demand remains weak
   Global factories struggled to claw their way out of decline in February, with European powerhouse Germany squeezed by a steeper fall in demand while an uneven recovery in China overshadowed some signs of improvement in Asia.A raft of business surveys released on Friday highlighted a patchy...
    07h46
Take Five: Never a dull moment
   U.S. jobs data, testimony by the Federal Reserve chief, a key date in the U.S. election calendar and President Joe Biden’s State of the Union address all in one week.That’s one side of the Atlantic. On the other, is an ECB meeting and UK budget. Asia’s not missing out, China’s annual parliament...
    08h20
Grifols says due diligence done, Shanghai RAAS stake sale to go ahead
   Grifols’ GRLS.MC . billion sale of a stake in Shanghai RAAS .SZ will proceed after a due diligence process concluded satisfactorily , the Spanish drug maker said on Friday.Grifols said the sale to Haier Smart Home .SS , announced in late December, will be completed by the...
    07h34
Investors snap up ’Magnificent 7’ tech stocks and crypto - BofA
   Investors poured the most cash into technology stocks since August in the week to Wednesday and doubled the amount they put into cryptocurrencies, according to a report on Friday from Bank of America Global Research.Inflows into tech stocks, which include the so called Magnificent largest...
    06h10
China’s parliament to unveil more stimulus next week, bold reforms unlikely
   China’s parliament is expected to unveil moderate stimulus plans to stabilise growth at an annual meeting beginning on Tuesday, but may disappoint those calling for a detailed roadmap of bold policies to fix the country’s deep structural imbalances.Premier Li Qiang will lay out economic targets for...
    01h50
China’s factory activity shrinks for 5th month, raises pressure for more stimulus
   China’s manufacturing activity in February shrank for a fifth straight month, an official survey showed on Friday, raising pressure on Beijing to roll out more stimulus measures as the parliament prepares for a key annual meeting next week.The official manufacturing purchasing managers’ index PMI ...
    03h53
China new home prices rise at slower pace in February, survey shows
   New home prices in China rose at a slightly slower pace in February versus a month earlier, a private survey showed on Friday, reflecting continued struggle in a property sector where government support measures are yet to reinvigorate sales.The average new home price across cities rose . ,...
    03h43
Evergrande chairman’s second seized Hong Kong mansion put up for sale
   A second mansion in Hong Kong that once belonged to China Evergrande Group’s .HK chairman has been put up for sale by its receivers, according to property agent Savills.Evergrande, the world’s most indebted property developer which defaulted its offshore debt in late , was liquidated by a...
    02h59
Taiwan faces steady ’drip’ of pressure as China tightens pre-inauguration squeeze
   Taiwan is facing a steady drip, drip of Chinese pressure ahead of the inauguration of its next president in May, with officials in Taipei fearing Beijing could further squeeze the island’s room to manoeuvre without resorting to direct conflict.Since current Vice President Lai Ching te won the...
29  février     03h31
Equities gain on in-line US inflation, Treasury yields dip
   The S P and Nasdaq closed at record highs and the global equity index advanced on Thursday after a much anticipated U.S. inflation reading provided little surprise for relieved investors and helped push U.S. Treasury yields lower.The Nasdaq registered a record closing high for the first time in...