China Frees Head of Crown"s Global High-Roller Program

The release of Jason O’Connor, who was convicted of gambling-related crimes, caps a case that captivated a global casino industry fearful that business from lucrative Chinese VIPs would dry up......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjAug 13th, 2017

Detroit small businesses going global to push growth

One of the next stages in Detroit's revitalization could involve China, South Korea, the Middle East or even India through a program that helps local businesses market their products in foreign markets while creating jobs for city residents......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 23rd, 2018

SURVEY: London will lose its crown as the world"s global financial centre within 5 years

London has been named the world’s leading financial sector by a Duff & Phelps report, which surveys senior financial professionals. The majority of professionals said they believe London will lose its top status by 2023. Julian Korek, Head Co.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 19th, 2018

Researchers: Silk Road projects give China strategic benefit

A new study says a massive Chinese infrastructure program that Beijing says is aimed at promoting global trade and economic growth is actually intended to expand the country's political influence and military presence......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 17th, 2018

IMF"s Lagarde: Global Trading System In "Danger Of Being Torn Apart"

Without mentioning either the US or China by name, IMF head (and convicted criminal) Christine Lagarde warned about the dangers of the world being "sucked into a protectionist spiral" that would.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 11th, 2018

IMF chief Lagarde warns trade system is at risk of being ‘torn apart’

Christine Lagarde, the head of the International Monetary Fund, has waded into the simmering trade spat between the U.S. and China to say governments should stay clear of protectionism or put the global economy at risk......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 11th, 2018

Bond Report: Two-year Treasury yield extends climb to 3-week high as trade tensions cool

Treasury yields inched higher Tuesday as a global rally for assets perceived as risky suggested that fears over a trade conflict between China and the U.S. were easing following a speech by China’s President Xi Jinping......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 10th, 2018

Metals Stocks: Gold up a third session, trading at 2-week high

Gold investors dithers Tuesday, sending futures prices lower then higher in a slender intraday range, as global investors piled back into riskier assets after comments out of China soothed trade-war fears for now......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 10th, 2018

Propelled by China, overseas moviegoing surges

Propelled by growth in China, global moviegoing reached a record high of $40.6 billion in 2017 despite a downturn in audiences at U.S. and Canada theaters......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 4th, 2018

High speed: China"s Geely 2017 net profit soars amid global push

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese carmaker Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd , whose chairman recently took a $9 billion stake in Germany's Daimler AG , said on Wednesday its profits more than doubled in 2017, driven by strong domestic sales of popular SUVs......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 21st, 2018

Trump"s trade war is heating up — here are 11 stocks UBS says to avoid

AP/Saul Loeb Companies that get a high percentage of their revenue from China are at heightened risk as the prospect of a global trade war mounts. UBS has identified 11 companies with large exposure to China that .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 18th, 2018

Mike Pompeo has 2 months to fix what got his predecessor fired: Iran deal

The agreement that reins in Iran's nuclear program in return for sanctions relief was a global effort, backed by all the world's major powers from the European Union to Russia and China.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 14th, 2018

$35 billion hedge fund Millennium Management has hired a top trader from Citigroup

Thomson Reuters Sebastian Ridd, who had been head of program trading and cash trading in the US at Citigroup, is joining giant hedge fund Millennium Management. His departure from Citigroup, along with that of global head of cash trad.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 11th, 2018

China’s Military Expansion and Global Construction ‘Keeps Me Up At Night," Says U.S. Navy Secretary

The head of the Navy and Marine Corps are worried that China's global outreach was detrimental to U.S. interests, but Beijing might just be ahead......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 8th, 2018

"We Must Act Soon" - Trump Asks China To Reduce Trade Deficit

Having reached a record high trade deficit with China this morning, President Trump turned his attention from "global" tariffs to China. China trade deficit (in red) below... In his latest tweet, Trump explained that.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 7th, 2018

Apple"s China Lesson: Think Different, but Not Too Different

Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook will co-chair the Chinese government’s showcase global business forum next month, underscoring his increasingly high profile here as companies wrestle with tough new government demands on cybersecurity......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 26th, 2018

Strong China data cranks up pressure on bond markets

LONDON (Reuters) - Strong Chinese data on Thursday kept world stocks hovering near record highs, as bond markets pushed U.S. Treasury yields - the benchmark for global borrowing costs - to a 10-month high......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 18th, 2018

California Indoor Farming Startup Plenty Plans to Launch Global Operations in China and Japan

Plenty grows organic vegetables in warehouses under banks of LED lights. Ambitious U.S. indoor farming startup Plenty is seeking urban sites for new farms in Chinese cities as part of a global drive to set up high-tech facilities growin.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 17th, 2018

Ethereum hits a high: Here"s a super-quick guide to what traders are talking about right now

Thomson Reuters Dave Lutz, head of ETFs at JonesTrading, has an overview of today's markets. Earnings season starts this week. Most of the global markets are green. Ethereum is rising. Here's Lutz: Morning, and .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 8th, 2018

China market: HTC enjoys strong pre-orders for Vive Focus

HTC has seen higher-than-expected pre-orders for its standalone VR head-mounted display (HMD), the Vive Focus, in China, with the device's high popularity to benefit HTC's December results, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesDec 16th, 2017

China must prioritise financial stability over rapid economic growth: IMF

China's credit-to-GDP ratio is very high by global standards and consistent with a high probability of financial distress, the IMF said.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 7th, 2017