China just had a "Black Monday"

REUTERS/Aly SongStocks plummeted across China on Monday, with 500 stocks hitting their 10% daily limit and 1,200 falling 7%, according to the South China Morning Post. The.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 17th, 2017

How Alibaba Turned China"s Singles" Day Into The World"s Biggest Shopping Bonanza

Alibaba has sold more in 24 hours over the past few years than Black Friday and Cyber Monday in the U.S.--combined. Alibaba has sold more in 24 hours over the past few years than Black Friday and Cyber Monday in the U.S.--combined......»»

Category: topSource: forbesNov 7th, 2016

A single company will demolish all of America"s Black Friday and Cyber Monday online sales in just one day (BABA)

ReutersThe biggest shopping day in the world is fast approaching. Called Singles' Day, the anti-Valentine's Day holiday emerged in China two decades ago as a time for bachelors and bachelorettes to celebrate the single life.  Alibaba — China's .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 1st, 2016

Alibaba Celebrates China's 'Singles' Day' with Virtual Reality Shopping and Katy Perry - Fortune

FortuneAlibaba Celebrates China's 'Singles' Day' with Virtual Reality Shopping and Katy PerryFortuneThe 7-year-old celebration has already eclipsed the combined sales of Cyber Monday and Black Friday. Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 20th, 2016

NetEase Higher Off Increased Stake By Credit Agricole

NetEase Inc (ADR) (NASDAQ: NTES) shares are trading higher by $18.50 (7.2 percent) at $289.57 in Monday's session. The company operates an online community in China and is a provider of a variety of online services. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 18th, 2017

ETF Focus: Emerging market ETF hits 6-year high as China tech outshines

Major exchange-traded funds that track emerging market stocks rallied on Monday, hitting multiyear highs as the region’s strong year-to-date rally continued unabated......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 18th, 2017

China, Russia begin naval drills near North Korea

China and Russia began naval drills near North Korea on Monday amid continuing tensions over the isolated state’s nuclear ambitions and ahead of a United Nations General Assembly meeting this week, w........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineSep 18th, 2017

China plans 4-month crackdown to protect foreign investors" intellectual property rights

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's commerce ministry on Monday uneveiled a four-month crackdown, running from September until the end of 2017, to protect the intellectual property rights of companies with foreign investors......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 18th, 2017

China"s Commerce Ministry says EU solar panel decision is a "positive step"

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Ministry of Commerce said on Monday that the European Union's decision to lower the minimum price for imported Chinese solar panels is a "positive step" for market normalization......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 18th, 2017

China expresses concern over EU push to curb foreign takeovers

BEIJING (Reuters) - China expressed concern on Monday over a proposal by European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker to limit its ability to buy up European companies in the infrastructure, hi-tech manufacturing and energy industries......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 18th, 2017

China will step up supervision of overseas investment risks - insurance regulator

BEIJING (Reuters) - China will strengthen its supervision of overseas investment risks and capital flows from insurance funds, the insurance regulator said on Monday, adding that it will urge companies to improve their risk monitoring systems......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 18th, 2017

Sunday links: a grander scale

Review: A First-Class Catastrophe: The Road to Black Monday, the W.....»»

Category: blogSource: abnormalreturnsSep 17th, 2017

1987 Vs. 2017: Will History Repeat Or Just Echo?

Last week, I detailed the various factors leading up to the stock market crash of October 19, 1987. As we approach the 30-year anniversary of Black Monday, are there signs that the bull market of 2017 could end in the […] The post 1987 Vs......»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkSep 14th, 2017

US Threatens To Cut Off China From SWIFT If It Violates North Korea Sanctions

In an unexpectedly strong diplomatic escalation, one day after China agreed to vote alongside the US during Monday's United National Security Council vote in passing the watered down North Korea sanctions, on Tuesday the US wa.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 12th, 2017

U.N. Security Council Adopts New Sanctions Against North Korea

The United Nations Security Council is scheduled to vote on a sanctions resolution on North Korea on Monday after U.S. officials eased their demands in the quest for an endorsement of the measure by China and Russia......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 11th, 2017

China May Slap Brakes on Bitcoin

China May Slap Brakes on Bitcoin Caixin reported that China was planning to shut down local crypto-currency exchanges. On Monday, Bloomberg and the Wall Street Journal issued similar rep.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsSep 11th, 2017

Chinese EV shares surge as government mulls petrol car ban

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's new-energy auto firms saw shares surge in Monday morning trade, extending recent strong gains, after a government official said over the weekend that China had begun looking at a ban on traditional petrol-engine cars......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 11th, 2017

China"s love of QR codes

QR codes never really took off in the U.S. and Europe. In China though - they're big business. CNN Tech takes a look at the things you can do with the black and white squares......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnSep 8th, 2017

Cryptocurrencies are getting smoked

MINEW YORK  - China has banned the hottest trend in cryptocurrency fundraising and now the entire market for digital currencies is under pressure. On Monday morning in Beijing, a slew of Chinese regulatory agencies released a jo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 4th, 2017

South Korea Proposes Full Oil, Currency Blockade Of North; China Says No

Unable to make de-escalation progress using conventional diplomatic means at the United Nations, on Monday South Korean President Moon Jae-in proposed that the U.N. Security Council hold serious discussions about imposing an energy and capital block.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 4th, 2017

China: Trump"s trade threat over N. Korea "unacceptable"

China on Monday criticized President Donald Trump's threat to cut off U.S. trade with countries that deal with North Korea and rejected pressure to do more to halt the North's nuclear development. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 4th, 2017