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China continued last week to use its economic power and deep pockets to buy influence around the globe.  Xinhua reported that China has almost 360 investment projects in Cambodia at present, with a total amount of foreign direct investment (FDI) of 1.43 billion U.S. dollars as of 2011. China agreed to increase investments in Cambodia’s […]

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    • China's President Arrives in India as Troops Face Off at Border - Wall Street Journal September 17, 2014
      Wall Street JournalChina's President Arrives in India as Troops Face Off at BorderWall Street JournalNEW DELHI—Indian and Chinese security forces were locked in a confrontation on their countries' disputed border Wednesday as China's president arrived in India on a trip aimed at boosting economic ties between the two Asian giants. In the Himal
    • Asian Shares Gain on China Stimulus - Wall Street Journal September 17, 2014
      ReutersAsian Shares Gain on China StimulusWall Street JournalThe cash injection to China's five major state-owned banks follows a slew of weak economic data from earlier in the week, including a report showing foreign direct investment in China was at its lowest level in more than four years. The move by the ...Forget Yellen, the real Fed news is in Chi
    • iPhone 6 still has no launch date at China Mobile - CNET September 17, 2014
      International Business TimesiPhone 6 still has no launch date at China MobileCNETSpeaking at an industry forum on Tuesday, Wang Xiaoyun, general manager of China Mobile's technology department, said the carrier's focus will now be on unsubsidized 4G phones that cost less than 600 yuan ($98), Bloomberg reported. As for Apple's ...Overheard: App
    • China Eastern eager to deepen Qantas alliance - Sydney Morning Herald September 17, 2014
      Sydney Morning HeraldChina Eastern eager to deepen Qantas allianceSydney Morning HeraldQantas' major partner in China, China Eastern, wants to deepen its commercial alliance with Australia's largest airline in an attempt to boost passenger flows onto their respective international networks. A delegation of senior China Eastern executives ...and mor
    • China Central Bank Appears to Inject $81 Billion Into Top Lenders - New York Times September 17, 2014
      BBC NewsChina Central Bank Appears to Inject $81 Billion Into Top LendersNew York TimesHONG KONG — With industrial production growing at the slowest pace since the worst of the global financial crisis and foreign direct investment in a tailspin, China appears to have taken the unusual step of using monetary stimulus in an attempt to ...China's central b
    • China refuses to explain whereabouts of envoy to Iceland - The Guardian September 17, 2014
      The GuardianChina refuses to explain whereabouts of envoy to IcelandThe GuardianChina's foreign ministry has refused to address the whereabouts of its ambassador to Iceland after reports he has been detained for giving secrets to Japan. Ma Jisheng left Reykjavik for China in January this year but did not return in March as expected.China Silent on Diplo
    • Risky business: China dumps our dirty coal - Sydney Morning Herald September 17, 2014
      Wall Street JournalRisky business: China dumps our dirty coalSydney Morning HeraldAs much as a quarter of all coal shipped through Newcastle goes to China, up from less than 10 per cent a few years ago. Coal shipped through the port - the largest coal export port in the world - is running at around 170 million tonnes a year at present.China to Ban Coal With
    • China Joins ECB in Adding Stimulus as Fed Scales Back - Bloomberg September 17, 2014
      BloombergChina Joins ECB in Adding Stimulus as Fed Scales BackBloombergChina's central bank joined its European counterpart in boosting liquidity to address weakening growth, underscoring a divergence in direction among the world's biggest economies as the U.S. reduces stimulus. The People's Bank of China is injecting 500 ...and more »
    • Chinese Leader Visits Sri Lanka, Challenging India's Sway - New York Times September 16, 2014
      New York TimesChinese Leader Visits Sri Lanka, Challenging India's SwayNew York TimesCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka — President Xi Jinping of China arrived in Sri Lanka on Tuesday for a 23-hour trip to this island nation to sign a raft of agreements as China chips away at India's traditional dominance in the region. Mr. Xi's plane traveled from ...Sri Lan
    • Ahead Of Alibaba: The Chinese Economy - Forbes September 16, 2014
      ABC NewsAhead Of Alibaba: The Chinese EconomyForbesAlibaba is at its very essence a Chinese company, run by a Chinese management team, with Chinese customers, and the overwhelming majority of its revenue coming from business in China. To really understand the prospects of Alibaba, understanding the ...Alibaba Risk: China's Rise Leaves out InvestorsABC N