It is Clear, President Trump Means Business About NKorea

It is Clear, President Trump Means Business About NKorea

It is Clear, President Trump Means Business About NKorea President Donald Trump’s blunt talk at the UN let the world know that there will be consequences “for the destabilizing activities of NKorea. The President’s speech at the UN General assembly surprised many buy his plainspokenness, as those diplomats are not used to that kind of […]

President Trump Will Get NKorean ‘Rocket Man’ to Stand Down

President Trump Will Get NKorean ‘Rocket Man’ to Stand Down

President Trump Will Get NKorean ‘Rocket Man’ to Stand Down The Trump Administration faces a “dilemma” with NKorea, but “they will work their way out of it by … getting “Rocket Man” to stand down,” former Trump domestic policy adviser Ken Blackwell said on TV Friday. “But I am sure it is a tough dilemma,” […]

HSBC Holdings plc (Hong Kong) (HKG:0005) HEFFX Highlights

HSBC Holdings plc (Hong Kong) (HKG:0005) HEFFX Highlights

HSBC Holdings plc (Hong Kong) (HKG:0005) HEFFX Highlights HSBC has admitted it was “wrong” to predict a deep dive in the value of the pound this year, as the banking giant’s bearish currency analysts were forced to revise up their forecasts. The bank had previously said sterling might end the year at $1.20 and parity […]

China Telecom Corporation Limited (HKG:0728) HEFFX Highlights

China Telecom Corporation Limited (HKG:0728) HEFFX Highlights

China Telecom Corporation Limited (HKG:0728) HEFFX Highlights China Telecom Ltd could participate in a plan to inject fresh capital into Oi SA, the Brazilian phone carrier under bankruptcy protection, a senior executive at the Brazilian firm said on Friday. Ricardo Malavazi Martins, Oi’s chief financial officer, said at the sidelines of an event in Rio […]

Bank of China Ltd (HKG:3988) HEFFX Highlights

Bank of China Ltd (HKG:3988) HEFFX Highlights

Bank of China Ltd (HKG:3988) HEFFX Highlights A Bank of China executive has backed the City of London to help manage the risk posed by Beijing’s mammoth infrastructure programme, the belt and road initiative. Sun Yu, general manager of the bank’s London branch, said the capital’s powerhouse financial sector could be a “solution provider” for […]

China to Continue Tourism Push

China to Continue Tourism Push

China has launched a new world tourism organization to push for cooperation in boosting tourism globally. The World Tourism Alliance, a global network linking non-governmental players in the industry, was established in Chengdu, Sichuan Province of China on September 12, 2017 during the 22nd General Assembly of the United Nations World Tourism Organization, (UNWTO).  It […]

China’s Travel Growth Outpacing  All Other Nations

China’s Travel Growth Outpacing  All Other Nations

China’s Travel Growth Outpacing  All Other Nations  Chinese tourists becoming the Key driver of global tourism China’s travel industry is projected to grow at an average rate of 8% Y-Y annually from Y 2017 to Y 2027, outpacing other major economies like India and the US, according to the World Travel and Tourism Council. The upcoming 1 […]

No Debt Crisis in China

No Debt Crisis in China

China’s central bank, the China Banking Regulatory Commission, and the State Council have all take explicit actions in 2017 to reduce the expansion of debt — especially the mounting indebtedness of state-owned enterprises, said Roach. “These efforts now seem to be having a positive impact. According to the Bank for International Settlements, China’s ‘credit gap’ […]

Belt and Road a Game Changer for China

Belt and Road a Game Changer for China

Belt and Road a Game Changer for China China’s Belt and Road Initiative can contribute to realizing the dream of the Asian Century through enhancing regional economic integration. HEFFX has a very bullish out look on Asia and China as the Belt and Road Initiative rolls out across the world. Speaking at a seminar entitled […]

Tencent Holdings Ltd (HKG:0700) Ready for Global Growth

Tencent Holdings Ltd (HKG:0700) Ready for Global Growth

Tencent Holdings Ltd (HKG:0700) Ready for Global Growth “Arena of Valor” (AOV), the overseas version of Tencent Holdings Ltd (HKG:0700)’s top-grossing game “Honor of Kings”, will be launched this winter on Switch, a popular gaming console developed by Japanese company Nintendo. “The launch of AOV on a mainstream global console is a milestone for the […]

China Downgrade Unwarranted

China Downgrade Unwarranted

China Downgrade Unwarranted China hit back Friday at the S&P Global Ratings’ downgrade of the country’s sovereign credit rating, with the finance ministry calling it a “wrong decision.” The Ministry of Finance (MOF) website described the decision as “perplexing,” with the economy on a firm footing. S&P said Thursday that it had lowered China’s long-term […]

Bitcoin is an Experiment About “The Payday” Not its Potential as Money

Bitcoin is an Experiment About “The Payday” Not its Potential as Money

Bitcoin is an Experiment About “The Payday” Not its Potential as Money $BTCUSD, $IBM Cryptocurrencies are not a store-of-value or a safe-haven for anyone’s money or assets.  In the beginning, Bitcoin was something of a revolution to me. The digital currency represented everything from my rebellious youth. It was a decentralized, denationalized, and digital currency […]

Bitcoin Debate Heats Up, Split Coming

Bitcoin Debate Heats Up, Split Coming

Bitcoin Debate Heats Up, Split Coming $BTCUSD at 3,952.73 Wednesday Bitcoin is likely to split again this November, creating a 3rd version of the world’s largest cryptocurrency as miners and developers pursue separate visions to scale up its growing market. Major industry players say consensus between opposing camps looked increasingly unlikely. That opinion was echoed […]

Bitcoin’s Rally Flying in the Face of Central Bank Regulation

Bitcoin’s Rally Flying in the Face of Central Bank Regulation

 Bitcoin’s Rally Flying in the Face of Central Bank Regulation $BTCUSD Wednesday, Bitcoin is trading at 3938+, rising about 20% from the lows marked last Friday, as concern eases that a crackdown by Chinese regulators will hinder the growth of the alternative method of exchange. After marking a record high at 4,921 on 1 September, […]

Bitcoin, from Curiosity to Household Word

Bitcoin, from Curiosity to Household Word

Bitcoin, from Curiosity to Household Word $JPM, $BTCUSD The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) said Monday, that the world’s central banks cannot ignore the growth in cryptocurrencies and may at some point have to consider whether it makes sense for them to issue their own digital currencies, “Whether or not a central bank should provide […]

Tencent Holdings Ltd (HKG:0700) HEFFX Highlights

Tencent Holdings Ltd (HKG:0700) HEFFX Highlights

Tencent Holdings Ltd (HKG:0700) HEFFX Highlights Spotify has long been linked with going public in the U.S. — it is speculated to be preparing for an IPO-less listing next year — but it has emerged that the company rebuffed the opportunity to sell to a major tech name earlier this year: Tencent, the Chinese internet […]

President Trump, World Leaders to Meet at UN on NKorea

President Trump, World Leaders to Meet at UN on NKorea

President Trump, World Leaders to Meet at UN on NKorea US President Donald Trump will meet with the leaders of Japan and SKorea next week at the United Nations to discuss how to confront NKorea’s provocations, after the Pyongyang regime launched a 2nd ballistic missile over Japan in less than a month. The Trump Administration […]

President Trump Challenges China and Globalization

President Trump Challenges China and Globalization

President Trump Challenges China and Globalization BESA Center Perspectives Paper No. 588, September 15, 2017 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: US President Donald Trump’s decision to abandon the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) marks a fundamental change from Barack Obama’s priorities. It could also create a policy vacuum in Asia, as the US is no longer the driving force behind regional […]

HEFFX Bitcoin Outlook, $2500 then a Rally

HEFFX Bitcoin Outlook, $2500 then a Rally

HEFFX Bitcoin Outlook, $2500 then a Rally China banned initial coin offerings (ICOs), referring to them as an unauthorized fundraising tool that may involve financial scams. The Chinese central bank said those who have already raised money should pay it back. China accounts for about 90 percent of all bitcoin trading on exchanges, and demand […]

China Economy Remains Strong

China Economy Remains Strong

Industrial output, a gauge of the activity of large enterprises, grew 6 percent year on year in August, down from the 6.4-percent pace a month earlier and retreating to the lowest level this year. Fixed asset investment fell short of expectations with a 7.8-percent rise in the January-August period, the weakest since 1999. Retail sales […]

e-Commerce Boosts China-ASEAN Trade

e-Commerce Boosts China-ASEAN Trade

e-Commerce Boosts China-ASEAN Trade One of the Key solutions is to expanding business in China is online.  e-Commerce can add billions of RMB Yuan companies sales every month. An increasing number of companies in ASEAN are seeing e-Commerce as a new growth engine for China-ASEAN trade. e-Commerce giants are also trying to tap into a […]

China’s FDI Dives After PBOC Curbs

China’s FDI Dives After PBOC Curbs

China’s FDI Dives After PBOC Curbs China’s investment in other countries has taken a deep dive since Beijing tightened controls to cool surging spending on assets deemed unneeded for Chinese economic development. Outward investment, aka FDI (foriegn direct investment), in the 1st 8ht months of this year fell 41.8% rom a year earlier to $68.7-B, […]

High-Grade Iron Ore Will Continue to Rally

High-Grade Iron Ore Will Continue to Rally

High-Grade Iron Ore Will Continue to Rally China’s economy has been optimized in both growth and structure guided by the five development concepts of innovation, coordination, greening, opening up and inclusiveness, according to economists. The “Greening” part is driving high-grade Iron Ore prices and will continue to do so in the future. The rapidly increasing […]

Property Bubble Warning for Hong Kong, Sydney, Shanghai

Property Bubble Warning for Hong Kong, Sydney, Shanghai

Property Bubble Warning for Hong Kong, Sydney, Shanghai Hong Kong, Shanghai and Sydney property prices have reached risky levels, says S&P Global Ratings. “Asset prices, especially property prices, today are as stretched as they were before the Asian crisis,” Elena Okorochenko, head of Asia-Pacific ratings, said at a conference in Singapore yesterday. Combined with increased […]

Bitcoin Dives on Dimon’s Fraud Warning

Bitcoin Dives on Dimon’s Fraud Warning

Bitcoin Dives on Dimon’s Fraud Warning $JPM, $BTCUSD, $ETH/USD Wednesday, Bitcoin dove by more than 10%, as investors sold the cryptocurrency after a warning by JPMorgan (NYSE:JPM) Chief Executive Jamie Dimon that it “is a fraud” and will eventually “blow up.” Bitcoin, the original and biggest cryptocurrency, has rallied strong in recent months, hitting a […]

Richemont Thrives in Hong Kong and China

Richemont Thrives in Hong Kong and China

Richemont Thrives in Hong Kong and China Luxury brands group Richemont reported today that double digit sales increases in most markets, including Hong Kong and China, helped lift sales in the Asia Pacific by 23 percent in the five months ended August. Compagnie Financière Richemont, reported that total sales for the five months ended August […]

China is Still Growing Says Auto Indicator

China is Still Growing Says Auto Indicator

China’s auto sales continued to increase in August, evidence of the steady growth of the world’s largest car market, data from the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM) showed Monday. Some 2.19 million vehicles were sold last month, up 5.3 percent year on year, maintaining momentum in July that saw sales rise 6.2 percent. Meanwhile, […]

China May Slap Brakes on Bitcoin

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 reports, saying that China was drafting a plan to ban commercial trading of all virtual currencies. Bitcoin was trading lower by around 1.6 percent at $4,160. Speculation […]

China and UAE to Boost Trade

China and UAE to Boost Trade

The 6th session of the UAE-China Joint Economic Committee held in China’s capital of Beijing, has concluded with the two sides reporting their achievements in the development of cooperative frameworks in several vital areas of common interest. The UAE delegation was headed by Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy, while the Chinese side […]

President Trump’s Team Ready To Hammer NKorea

President Trump’s Team Ready To Hammer NKorea

President Trump’s Team Ready To Hammer NKorea Advanced diplomatic and military options are being readied as part of The Trump Administration’s more aggressive approach to NKorea following its largest nuclear test to date. The package includes cyberattacks and increased surveillance, as well as intelligence operations, and could also include a US Security resolution that mandates […]

Pregnant Woman’s Suicide Ignites China

Pregnant Woman’s Suicide Ignites China

Pregnant Woman’s Suicide Ignites China Ma Rongrong’s labour pains were unbearable. For hours she had begged for a C-section to ease her agony. After multiple requests were refused, she jumped five floors from a hospital window in northern China to her death. Ma’s family and her doctors have blamed each other for denying her the […]

China Economic Update

China Economic Update

Chinese exports grew slower than forecast in August, hit by weak global demand, but analysts said Friday that a jump in imports indicated a pick-up domestically and point to a further improvement. The figures follow a run of broadly positive readings in recent months, which have provided some optimism in the world’s number two economy […]

The China-Arab States Expo

The China-Arab States Expo

The China-Arab States Expo kicked off today in Yinchuan, capital of northwest China’s Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, demonstrating the growing economic relations between the world’s 2nd largest economy and the Arab world. Juma Mohamed Al Kait, Assistant Undersecretary for Foreign Trade Affairs at the Ministry of Economy, who is leading the UAE high-level delegation, has […]

Barack Hussein Obama Worked to Weaken US Military World Wide

Barack Hussein Obama Worked to Weaken US Military World Wide

Barack Hussein Obama Worked to Weaken US Military World Wide The Navy’s Pacific Fleet safety and readiness is being questioned by federal watchdogs Seventeen sailors have been killed in 2 recent separate ship collisions and more than one-third of warfare training certificates for Japan-based destroyers and cruisers expired in June, a 5X increase from two […]

China Is Steadfast in the Denuclearizing of NKorea

China Is Steadfast in the Denuclearizing of NKorea

China Is Steadfast in the Denuclearizing of NKorea Chinese President Xi Jinping told US President Donald Trump, in a telephone conversation late Wednesday that Beijing remains persistent on the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula. During the phone conversation,President  Xi and President Trump exchanged their views on the current situation on the KPeninsula. Xi said China has been […]

Xi Sailing BRICS’ Ship on Epic Voyage

Xi Sailing BRICS’ Ship on Epic Voyage

Xi Sailing BRICS’ Ship on Epic Voyage $GS, $CNY, $LNGVY, $BABA In stormy waters it is common for fishermen in Southeast China to set out to sea in groups. Each boat has its own Captain, but they will discuss fishing strategies when they return from a voyage. Over cans of beer, they argue but soon […]

NKorea Will ‘Eat Grass’ Before Giving Up Nukes

NKorea Will ‘Eat Grass’ Before Giving Up Nukes

NKorea Will ‘Eat Grass’ Before Giving Up Nukes Tuesday, Russia’s President,Vladimir Putin, condemned NKorea’s latest nuclear test, but also warned against using military force against the country, calling it a “road to nowhere” that could lead to a “global catastrophe.” Russia condemns NKorea’s nuclear test as “provocative,” President Putin told a televised news conference in China. […]

Cryptocurrency Crackdown Sparks a Rush to Gold

Cryptocurrency Crackdown Sparks a Rush to Gold

Cryptocurrency Crackdown Sparks a Rush to Gold $BTCUSD, $GLD, $BAC Market guru Mark Mobius said he is sensing danger in the explosive growth of cryptocurrencies. Governments will begin clamping down on digital currencies because of their use in illicit financing, with terrorist groups to drug dealers contributing to their rise, Mr. Mobius, Executive Chairman at […]

Bitcoin Dives, China Declares Initial Coin Offerings Illegal

Bitcoin Dives, China Declares Initial Coin Offerings Illegal

Bitcoin Dives, China Declares Initial Coin Offerings Illegal $BTCUSD Bitcoin dives after the PBOC, China’s central bank, said ICO (initial coin offerings) are illegal and asked that all related fundraising activity to be halted immediately, issuing the strongest regulatory challenge so far to the burgeoning market for digital token sales. Monday,the PBOC on its website […]

China: 19th Party Congress

China: 19th Party Congress

China: 19th Party Congress China will convene its 19th Party Congress on October 18 – a key meeting held every five years where President Xi Jinping is expected to receive a second term as the ruling Communist Party’s top leader. More than 2,300 delegates will discuss the country’s accomplishments since the previous gathering and elect […]

China Horse Racing: Inglis China-Australia Cup Final

China Horse Racing: Inglis China-Australia Cup Final

A full field of 14 will line up in Saturday’s A$200,000 Inglis China-Australia Cup Final (1200m) at Yulong Racecourse in Shanxi. The race – the richest in China at RMB 1million – forms part of Inglis’ program to support horse racing in China. The field of 14 is made up of runners sourced by several […]

Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Major stock indexes are trading higher Thursday except Shanghai. PE DJIA at 21892.43, +0.12% moved up to test 1st resistance near 21950. We wait, We see if the index faces any rejection from here pushing it back to 21750. Or see a break above 21950 which would […]

China Economic Outlook

China Economic Outlook

China Economic Outlook From January through July, Chinese industrial firms with annual revenue over US3 million reported total profits above 4.2 trillion yuan, up 21.2% from the same period last year, acording to data from the National Bureau of Statistics. The improvement comes despite a slight slowdown in July, with profits rising 16.5% year on […]

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) Stores in China

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) Stores in China

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) Stores in China Alibaba announced on Monday that Tmall.com will license more than 10,000 physical stores in China this fiscal year. Tmall.com (Chinese: 天猫; pinyin: Tiānmāo), formerly Taobao Mall, is a Chinese-language website for business-to-consumer (B2C) online retail, spun off from Taobao, operated in China by Alibaba Group. It is […]

China’s Wanda Stock Crashes, Chairman Detained

China’s Wanda Stock Crashes, Chairman Detained

China’s Wanda Stock Crashes, Chairman Detained $AMC Wanda’s Hollywood future in question, Beijing exerts pressure Wanda said the claim was “false and malicious.” Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group denied rumors that its billionaire chairman Wang Jianlin was detained by authorities and forbidden to leave China. But the damage has been done at home and abroad […]

World Robot Conference 2017 in Beijing

World Robot Conference 2017 in Beijing

MEET ALPHA 2 “Hello, Alpha, I’m back.” “Hello. Welcome home,” says Alpha 2, while automatically switching on the lights, air-conditioner and television. Voice-controlled humanoid butler Alpha 2 has been charming crowds at the ongoing 2017 World Robot Conference in Beijing. Created by Chinese firm UBTech Robotics, Alpha 2 is able to do anything from housework […]

ZTO Reports Second Quarter 2017 Unaudited Financial Results

ZTO Reports Second Quarter 2017 Unaudited Financial Results

ZTO Express (Cayman) Inc. (NYSE: ZTO) (“ZTO” or the “Company”), a leading and fast-growing express delivery company in China, today announced its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 20171. Second Quarter 2017 Financial Highlights Revenues were RMB2,971.4 million (US$438.3 million), an increase of 29.9% from the same period of 2016. Gross profit was RMB1,123.9 million (US$165.8 million), an […]

China Seeks Greater FDI for Belt and Road Initiative

China Seeks Greater FDI for Belt and Road Initiative

China Seeks Greater FDI for Belt and Road Initiative The Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit, GMIS, has hosted an event to examine China’s grand plans China Manufacturing 2025, CM2025, and the Belt and Road Initiative, BRI, and the impact they may have on both its labour force and the existing supply chains. The half-day conference, […]

India Vs China Conflict Heating Up

India Vs China Conflict Heating Up

Some Chinese troops suffered injuries from Indian troops’ fierce action in the western part of the border area, the Chinese Foreign Ministry confirmed Monday. This came after a video showing border troops from the two countries pushing and throwing stones at one another near Pangong Lake. Last Tuesday, Indian border troops obstructed Chinese border troops, […]

Beijing Has “New Rules” for Outbound Investment

Beijing Has “New Rules” for Outbound Investment

Beijing Has “New Rules” for Outbound Investment China has codified its rules on overseas investments, making explicit its campaign against irrational acquisitions of assets in industries ranging from real estate to hotels and entertainment. The authorities set out 3 categories: Banned, Restricted and Encouraged (see the lists below) Beijing has outlawed investments in gambling and sex […]

US Launched Trade Investigation into China’s IP Practices

US Launched Trade Investigation into China’s IP Practices

US Launched Trade Investigation into China’s IP Practices Friday, the United States formally launched a trade investigation into China’s IP (intellectual property) practices and forced transfer of American technology, which President Donald Trump called for this week. “On Monday, President Trump instructed me to look into Chinese laws, policies, and practices which may be harming […]

China Wants Peaceful Settlement of the NKorean Nuclear Issue

China Wants Peaceful Settlement of the NKorean Nuclear Issue

China Wants Peaceful Settlement of the NKorean Nuclear Issue China insists on settling the nuclear issue on the Korean Peninsula peacefully and hopes Germany will play an active role to this end, Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Tuesday. In a phone conversation with Sigmar Gabriel, German Vice-chancellor and Foreign Minister, Wang said that thanks to […]

The Big 3 US MLM Companies ‘Hammered’ by Chinese Regulator Concerns 

The Big 3 US MLM Companies ‘Hammered’ by Chinese Regulator Concerns 

The Big 3 US MLM Companies ‘Hammered’ by Chinese Regulator Concerns $HLF, $NUS, $USNA Shares of Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF), Nu Skin Enterprises (NYSE:NUS) and USANA Health Sciences (NYSE:USNA) seeing a deep dive over concerns that Chinese regulators will crack down on the companies’ marketing practices. Herbalife fell 7.8% to 60.71, marking the biggest decliner in […]

Overnight World Market News

Overnight World Market News

Overnight World Market News $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Overnight , Asian equities followed US and European equities North on signs that a military conflict between the US and North Korea is not imminent . According to the North Korean news agency,  NKorean leader Kim Jong Un is reviewing missile strike plans and said that he […]

China Issues Order to Implement UN Sanctions on NKorea

China Issues Order to Implement UN Sanctions on NKorea

China Issues Order to Implement UN Sanctions on NKorea …financial markets soar $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX China’s Commerce Ministry issued a ban effective from Tuesday on several imports from NKorea, including coal, iron ore, lead concentrates and ore, lead and seafood, a move that is in line with UN sanctions announced this month. Beijing issued […]

World War 3: China Takes it to the Tipping Point

World War 3: China Takes it to the Tipping Point

World War 3: China Takes it to the Tipping Point “President Trump and President Xi agreed North Korea must stop its provocative and escalatory behavior,” the statement from the White House said, as cited by Reuters. The Chinese leader told his US counterpart that the crisis needs a peaceful resolution and it is in the […]

A Glimpse of the Wonders of the Future!

A Glimpse of the Wonders of the Future!

A Glimpse of the Wonders of the Future! The iWorld2017 had its grand opening on 10 August at the Century City International Conference Centre, Chengdu. The 9 exhibition zones, 8 forums and 7 featured programs immediately triggered a feverish frenzy all over the expo. A splendid feast of intelligent technologies well served! The iWorld2017 had […]

China’s Money/Hollywood Tie-up, is it Over?

China’s Money/Hollywood Tie-up, is it Over?

China’s Money/Hollywood Tie-up, is it Over? $VIA, $AMC, $BABA Billions of USDs have been thrown into question as Chinese regulators crack down on overseas investments, Paramount’s, a unit of Viacon (NYSE:VIA), backer skips a payment, and both President Trump and some Democrats have taken a protectionist stance. For almost 5 years, Hollywood has been bolstered […]

China is Controlling Offshore Investments

China is Controlling Offshore Investments

China is Controlling Offshore Investments $AMC China’s controlling offshore investments makes sense, but that does not mean it is smart. It is tempting to see all manner of conspiracies behind the Chinese government’s recent crack down on companies that have expanded rapidly abroad. In fact, the reasoning behind the campaign is straightforward. The real problem is […]

Hong Kong is the World’s Top Stock Market

Hong Kong is the World’s Top Stock Market

Hong Kong is the World’s Top Stock Market $HSI, $TCEHY, $PNGAY, $AAPL, $FB Among the world’s biggest stock markets, there have not been any better investments YTD than Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index But under the surface of that 25% rise, gains are getting more concentrated, and that means for some shares, volatility is on […]

BRICS Set To Play its Role in Global Governance

BRICS Set To Play its Role in Global Governance

BRICS Set To Play its Role in Global Governance The 9th BRICS Summit in Xiamen opens in early September when the organization’s role in global governance, a faltering economic recovery and setbacks in globalization will be the issues of greatest concern. “BRICS: stronger partnership for a brighter future” will bring together the leaders of Brazil, Russia, […]

Chinese Regulators Cracking Down on Overseas Acquisitions

Chinese Regulators Cracking Down on Overseas Acquisitions

Chinese Regulators Cracking Down on Overseas Acquisitions $AMC China plans to further tighten regulations on overseas acquisitions by Chinese companies and borrowing to fund those transactions, and has started closely scrutinizing the commercial aspects of the deals, three people familiar with the move said. The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), and the Ministry of […]

Big Win for WinStar Farm, SF Racing and China Horse Club

Big Win for WinStar Farm, SF Racing and China Horse Club Good Samaritan (Harlan’s Holiday – Pull Dancer by Pulpit) rolled down the Saratoga stretch, passing both Kentucky Derby (G1) winner Always Dreaming and Preakness S. (G1) champ Cloud Computing to take Saturday’s $600,000 Jim Dandy S. (G2) at Saratoga. Owned by the partnership of […]

World War 3: “If Trump Ordered a Nuke Attack on China, I’d Comply”

World War 3: “If Trump Ordered a Nuke Attack on China, I’d Comply”

World War 3: “If Trump Ordered a Nuke Attack on China, I’d Comply” President Donald Trump would be obeyed if he ordered a nuclear strike against China, the Commander of the US Pacific Fleet said Thursday. “The answer would be Yes,” Admiral Scott H. Swift said when asked if he would obey such a command […]

World War 3: China and USA Clash Near Korea

World War 3: China and USA Clash Near Korea

World War 3: China and USA Clash Near Korea Things are heating up on the Korean peninsula. North Korea North Korea is able to launch a “limited” missile attack and the United States stands ready to defend itself, South Korea and Japan should such an event occur, the chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of […]

GAC Motor’s Takes on Tesla NASDAQ:TSLA

GAC Motor’s Takes on Tesla NASDAQ:TSLA

GAC Motor’s Takes on Tesla NASDAQ:TSLA Tesla is about to face some tough competition from China. Chinese leading automaker GAC Motor has officially released its first self-developed smart all-electric SUV GE3 into the Chinese market. Made its international debut at the 2017 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in January, GE3 is based on a […]

Russia and China Setting Up to Transact Energy Business in Gold

Russia and China Setting Up to Transact Energy Business in Gold

Russia and China Setting Up to Transact Energy Business in Gold $GLD, $OIL, $USD, $CNY Russia’s largest bank, state-owned Sberbank, announced that its Swiss subsidiary had begun trading in Gold on the Shanghai Gold Exchange. Russian officials have signaled that they plan to conduct transactions with China using Gold as a means of marginalizing the […]

China Mobile – More Profitable Than Netflix

China Mobile – More Profitable Than Netflix

Investing is all about comparing disparate assets with different risk/return profiles. Again, I will compare two such disparate assets, Netflix and China Mobile. As it turns out they share a similar ARPU, but everything else is worlds apart and not always favoring the obvious. At all times investing is about comparing disparate assets with separate […]

Chinese Spy Ship Seen Off Alaska’s Coast

Chinese Spy Ship Seen Off Alaska’s Coast

Chinese Spy Ship Seen Off Alaska’s Coast A Chinese spy ship has been seen off of the Alaskan coast for the last several days,most  likely because of America’s recent missile defense system test. US Navy Captian Scott Miller of the the North American Aerospace Defense Command said the Chinese vessel is either a “communications” or […]

Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (Nasdaq: CTRP) Market Leader in China

Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (Nasdaq: CTRP) Market Leader in China

Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (Nasdaq: CTRP) Market Leader in China Growth for Ctrip.Com International Ltd 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year Sales % 76.45 52.83 40.61 EPS (TTM) % -142.54 — — Dividend % — — —   Analyst Recommendations and Revisions 1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month Ago 2 Month Ago 3 Month Ago (1) BUY […]

China’s Official Intelligence Network Active in the US

China’s Official Intelligence Network Active in the US

China’s Official Intelligence Network Active in the US China’s intelligence network includes 25,000 spies now operating in the United States, as well as another 15,000 American recruits, and no telling how many businesses are owned by the PLA according to reports in the press Tuesday. “These spies, when they come to the United States, they […]

China Economy Stable

China Economy Stable

China’s consumer inflation grew mildly in June, as stable prices reinforced the view that the world’s second largest economy is firming up. China’s consumer price index (CPI), a main gauge of inflation, rose 1.5 percent year on year in June, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Monday. The June expansion remained unchanged from May’s […]

China Mining Gas Hydrates

China Mining Gas Hydrates

China on Sunday completed a 60-day trial of mining gas hydrates, commonly known as combustible ice, in the South China Sea, marking breakthroughs in the search for alternative clean energy sources. Started on 10th May, the mining operation in waters near the Pearl River estuary has exceeded previous expectations and set world records in both […]

China Drives Real Estate Values in Australia

China Drives Real Estate Values in Australia

China Drives Real Estate Values in Australia Statistics show Chinese buyers purchased $23.8 billion worth of Australian property in the 2016 financial year compared with $18.4 billion in the previous year, according to the website, as cited by Business Insider Australia. While demand remains high, China’s property investments in Australia are unlikely to remain at […]

World War 3: China on North Korea

World War 3: China on North Korea

China’s state agency Xinhua, Xi welcomed“new progress” achieved since Xi’s Mar-a-Lago visit, but that does not necessarily align Beijing with Washington’s strategy for the region. On North Korea, Xi noted that Pyongyang has “violated UN Security Council resolutions” with its nuclear and missile tests over the past year. But, he said, “the international community should […]

World War 3: Donald Trump Will Punish North Korea

World War 3: Donald Trump Will Punish North Korea

World War 3: Donald Trump Will Punish North Korea Despite warnings from around the World North Korea has continued to build weapons capable of inflicting direct damage on the America. The test of a ICBM has now made it very clear that North Korea has the ability to strike the USA directly with a Nuclear […]

World War 3 Risk Jumps

World War 3 Risk Jumps

World War 3 Risk Jumps The potential for a catastrophic World War 3 has grown over the past few days with North Korea now being capable of launching a Nuclear Missile at the USA. Despite the ever growing danger to the USA, China and Moscow have called for restraint. North Korea North Korea’s official state […]

World Moves Closer to World War 3

World Moves Closer to World War 3

World Moves Closer to World War 3 The potential of a World War 3 has increased as tensions rise in North Korea. The US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, lent additional credibility to North Korea’s claim that it had launched an ICBM. “The United States strongly condemns North Korea’s launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile. […]

Flooding in China Kills 56

Flooding in China Kills 56

Severe flooding across southern China has forced the world’s largest power plant to slash capacity on Tuesday, delayed grain on barges and damaged farms along the Yangtze River, as the death toll rose to 56 and economic costs hit almost US$4 billion, Reuters has reported. Reuters quoted the Ministry of Civil Affairs as saying that […]

World War 3: Another Missile Test in North Korea

World War 3: Another Missile Test in North Korea

World War 3: Another Missile Test in North Korea North Korea cares little for the international warnings that demanded no more missile tests, they announced and conducted another ballistic missile test Tuesday morning, South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff has said. The projectile, described by the South as an “unidentified ballistic missile,” was launched towards […]

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) HEFFX Highlights

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) HEFFX Highlights

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) HEFFX Highlights Jack Ma, the man who turned Alibaba into China’s dominant e-commerce platform, now has his sights set on global domination. Over the past year, Ma has spent more than 800 hours flying to dozens of countries, meeting business leaders and head of states to introduce his grand vision: […]

Germany Expects Violent Protests During G20 Summit

Germany Expects Violent Protests During G20 Summit

Germany Expects Violent Protests During G20 Summit Police expect an outbreak of violence as dozens of rallies, including one named “Welcome to Hell,” have been announced in Hamburg ahead of the G20 summit there. Left-wing radicals are vowing to “protest in all kinds of ways.” About 30 demonstrations are expected to be held in Hamburg […]

US Skirts Chinas “One China” Policy And Sells to Taiwan

US Skirts Chinas “One China” Policy And Sells to Taiwan

US Skirts Chinas “One China” Policy And Sells to Taiwan A bipartisan group of senators urged President Donald Trump on Friday to move ahead on delayed arms sales to Taiwan amid congressional concern the White House is ready to curry favor with Beijing at Taipei’s expense. Four Republicans and four Democrats wrote a letter to […]

US China Relations at Risk in Taiwan Deal

US China Relations at Risk in Taiwan Deal

Earlier on Thursday, China protested to Washington after a US Senate committee approved a bill calling for the resumption of port visits to Taiwan by the US Navy for the first time since 1979. In December, breaking the diplomatic embargo between Washington and Taipei, President Donald Trump accepted a congratulatory phone call from Taiwan’s leader, […]

Tencent Holdings Ltd (HKG:0700) HEFFX Highlights

Tencent Holdings Ltd (HKG:0700) HEFFX Highlights

Tencent Holdings Ltd (HKG:0700) HEFFX Highlights Tencent Holdings Ltd announced plans on Monday to pour money and resources worth two billion yuan ($294 million) into promoting original content for its live streaming platform, as the internet conglomerate steps up its efforts to connect social networking with live streaming to attract users. Now Live, the live […]

China Mobile Ltd. (HKG:0941) HEFFX Highlights

China Mobile Ltd. (HKG:0941) HEFFX Highlights

China Mobile Ltd. (HKG:0941) HEFFX Highlights China Mobile has announced completing a commercial deployment of 3D Multiple-Input Multiple-Output (3D-MIMO) in partnership with Chinese telecommunications technology solutions provider ZTE. 3D-MIMO, also known as Massive MIMO, has now been installed across China Mobile’s Quanzhou network, connecting 16 commercial terminals with a single-carrier downlink peak rate of 700Mbps […]

Russia-China Cooperation Enhanced by Belt & Road Initiative

Russia-China Cooperation Enhanced by Belt & Road Initiative

Russia-China Cooperation Enhanced by Belt & Road Initiative Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that he hopes the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative will start a new stage of cooperation in Eurasia and beyond. This initiative is unique and successful, said President Putin when answering a question raised by reporters after his annual “direct line” […]

China Mobile Ltd. (HKG:0941) CFM S.A Buys China Mobile Shares

China Mobile Ltd. (HKG:0941) CFM S.A Buys China Mobile Shares

China Mobile Ltd. (HKG:0941) CFM S.A Buys China Mobile Shares China’s mobile esports revenues to approach $7bn in 2017 Pocket Gamer reports that figures from iResearch show revenues from this sector tripled to $1.9bn in 2016. The research firm clarified that this is money generated by the games themselves, as revenues generated from tournaments, merchandise […]

Robots to Serve and Entertain

Robots to Serve and Entertain

Robots to Serve and Entertain More than 50 companies are showcasing a new generation of robots at this week’s Shanghai CES electronics show, built to serve as companions at home, attendants at shopping malls or just provide entertainment. Chinese companies including Shenzhen-based startup Aelos Robotic Inc. are displaying robots with heightened dexterity and skills. Beijing’s […]

China Construction Bank Lists Debt on Nasdaq Dubai

China Construction Bank Lists Debt on Nasdaq Dubai

China Construction Bank Lists Debt on Nasdaq Dubai Guo You, Chairman of the Board of Supervisors of China Construction Bank, CCB, today rang the market-opening bell to celebrate the listing of a US$1.2 billion bond on Nasdaq Dubai, the region’s international financial exchange. The listing by the Hong Kong Branch of CCB, one of China’s […]

China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited (HKG:0762) HEFFX Highlights

China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited (HKG:0762) HEFFX Highlights

China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited (HKG:0762) HEFFX Highlights News articles about China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited (NYSE:CHU) have been trending positive this week, AlphaOne Sentiment reports. The research group, a division of Accern, identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. AlphaOne ranks coverage of companies on […]

China Construction Bank Corporation (HKG:0939) Opens Banks In Malaysia

China Construction Bank Corporation (HKG:0939) Opens Banks In Malaysia

China Construction Bank Corporation (HKG:0939) Opens Banks In Malaysia China Construction Bank (Malaysia) Bhd (CCBM) is the first foreign commercial bank to be granted a banking licence in Malaysia in six years. CCBM is the third China-based bank in Malaysia after the Bank of China (Malaysia) Bhd and Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (Malaysia) […]

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Ltd (HKG:1398) Joins EBS Direct

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Ltd (HKG:1398) Joins EBS Direct

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Ltd (HKG:1398) Joins EBS Direct Bank of China opened its Luanda branch in the capital city of Angola on Monday The branch, the first Chinese bank in Angola, will start banking operations on June 6. Chen Siqing, president of Bank of China, as well as some 300 representatives from […]

China Mobile Ltd. (HKG:0941) Launches Mobile-Payment App, Signs MoU With AppAsia

China Mobile Ltd. (HKG:0941) Launches Mobile-Payment App, Signs MoU With AppAsia

China Mobile Ltd. (HKG:0941) Launches Mobile-Payment App, Signs MoU With AppAsia A pair of widely used Chinese mobile-payment systems have launched in Vancouver and Toronto, allowing users to pay for purchases using their home currency while potentially avoiding foreign-exchange limits imposed by the Chinese government. Toronto-based OTT Financial Inc. is working with Chinese Internet giants […]

Tencent Holdings Ltd (HKG:0700) Partners With Fox

Tencent Holdings Ltd (HKG:0700) Partners With Fox

Tencent Holdings Ltd (HKG:0700) Partners With Fox In its quest to expand its global reach, Tencent Holdings Ltd. has quietly become China’s top corporate investor in Silicon Valley, pouring money into everything from electric cars to moonshot ventures such as space tourism and asteroid mining. Fox International Productions is bolstering its engagement with China’s all-important […]

World War 3: Japan Prepares For Missile Strikes

World War 3: Japan Prepares For Missile Strikes

World War 3: Japan Prepares For Missile Strikes A town in western Japan has conducted an evacuation drill amid rising fear that a North Korean ballistic missile could hit Japanese soil. More than 280 residents and schoolchildren from Abu, a small town with a population of just over 3400 on Japan’s northwestern coast, on Sunday […]

World War 3: US Must Rid North Korea of Nuclear Weapons

World War 3: US Must Rid North Korea of Nuclear Weapons

World War 3: US Must Rid North Korea of Nuclear Weapons North Korea is accelerating its drive to acquire a nuclear-armed missile capable of threatening the United States and other nations, and the US regards this as a “clear and present danger,” US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Saturday. Speaking at an international security conference […]

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