China’s rich rush to shelter $1 trillion from new taxes
Wealthy Chinese are rushing to shelter assets and income in overseas trusts before new tax rules go into effect next month, including provisions that target offshore holdings.
China probes two Canadians on suspected national security threat
China confirmed on Thursday two Canadians are under investigation on suspicion of endangering the country's national security.
Asian shares jolted by weak Chinese data, growth risks
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 1.4 percent, while Japan's Nikkei dropped 2.1 percent.
Oil prices dip, but expectations of tightening supply support
Prices were edging lower during Asian trade as investors took profits after Thursday's gains, analysts said.
4 Indian PSUs in top 100 arms producers
Arms sales of all 100 arms-producing and military services companies (excluding those from China) in the list add up to $398.2 billion, which was 2.2% higher than the sales in 2016 and marks the third consecutive year of growth.
Something good must be happening... it’s good time to buy Indian assets: Stephen A Schwarzman, Blackstone
"There hasn’t been a trade agreement between US and China in 70 years. So, it's a major progress."
Trump's new Africa strategy takes sharp aim at Russia, China
The Trump administration on Thursday announced a sharp refocus of its Africa strategy to counter what it called the "predatory" practices of China and Russia, which are "deliberately and aggressively targeting their investments in the region to gain a competitive advantage."
Niti Aayog to reach out to cabinet secretary to move methanol blending plan
The official alleged that the petroleum ministry is not moving ahead on the proposal despite committing itself to the project at a high-level meeting led by the cabinet secretary in the last week of July.
Market Movers: Govt mulls Rs 30k-cr fund infusion in PSBs; ECB to stop QE from end-Dec & more
Here’s a lowdown on top macro triggers that may move market on Friday.
India to open another bridge near China border on Dec 25
The foundation stone of the bridge was laid in 1997 by the then Prime Minister H.D. Deve Gowda.
China stocks climb on hopes of further policy support
The blue-chip CSI300 index ended up 1.6 per cent, at 3,219.69 points.
Analysis: China plays hardball with ex-diplomat's seizure
China has often retaliated against foreign governments and corporations in diplomatic disputes, but rarely by holding a foreign national.
China positioning itself to supplant America as next superpower: FBI official
"It is alarming that the Chinese government's economic aggression, including its relentless theft of US assets, is positioning China to supplant us as the world's superpower," Assistant Director of counter-intelligence Division, FBI E W "Bill" Priestap alleged.
‘Commodities sector of China will escape 2015-like crash’
For steel, Goldman is forecasting a near-5 per cent slump in demand.