COLUMN-China’s surging crude imports mask weakness in the rest of Asia: Russell – Reuters Africa

COLUMN-China’s surging crude imports mask weakness in the rest of Asia: Russell – Reuters...

(The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters.) By Clyde Russell LAUNCESTON, Australia, July 27 (Reuters) - The ongoing flood of crude oil into China is obscuring the fact that demand in the rest of Asia remains weak, and that countries in the world’s top-consuming region didn’t join China is…
COLUMN-China’s surging crude imports mask weakness in the rest of Asia: Russell – Reuters UK

COLUMN-China’s surging crude imports mask weakness in the rest of Asia: Russell – Reuters...

(Repeats item issued earlier. The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters.) By Clyde Russell LAUNCESTON, Australia, July 27 (Reuters) - The ongoing flood of crude oil into China is obscuring the fact that demand in the rest of Asia remains weak, and that countries in the world’s top-consuming region…
COLUMN-China’s surging crude imports mask weakness in the rest of Asia: Russell – Reuters Africa

COLUMN-China’s surging crude imports mask weakness in the rest of Asia: Russell – Reuters...

(The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters.) By Clyde Russell LAUNCESTON, Australia, July 27 (Reuters) - The ongoing flood of crude oil into China is obscuring the fact that demand in the rest of Asia remains weak, and that countries in the world’s top-consuming region didn’t join China is…
Daily Briefing: China and gold – Reuters UK

Daily Briefing: China and gold – Reuters UK

LONDON (Reuters) - China's yuan seems to have decisively sliced past 7 per dollar to a new mid-March high, up almost 3% since the end of May. A man wearing a face mask uses his mobile phone near a robot at the venue for the World Artificial Intelligence Conference in Shanghai, China July 9, 2020.…
METALS-London copper advances as investors eye U.S. stimulus bill – Reuters Africa

METALS-London copper advances as investors eye U.S. stimulus bill – Reuters Africa

(Updates prices) By Mai Nguyen SINGAPORE, July 27 (Reuters) - London copper prices rose on Monday on hopes that the U.S. Congress would soon agree on a coronavirus relief deal, although gains were capped due to slowing Chinese demand. Three-month copper on the London Metal Exchange rose 0.5% to $6,446.50 a tonne by 0703 GMT,…
China and EU to speed up negotiation on investment agreement – Reuters

China and EU to speed up negotiation on investment agreement – Reuters

FILE PHOTO: An attendant walks past EU and China flags ahead of the EU-China High-level Economic Dialogue at Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing, China June 25, 2018. REUTERS/Jason LeeBEIJING (Reuters) - China and the European Union will accelerate negotiations in order to conclude a China-EU investment agreement by the end of this year, Chinese Vice…
China to connect interbank and exchange bond market -cenbank – Reuters

China to connect interbank and exchange bond market -cenbank – Reuters

BEIJING, July 19 (Reuters) - China will connect its interbank and exchange bond market, the People’s Bank of China said in a statement on Sunday, a move aimed at unifying segregated bond markets and will facilitate monetary policy transmission and macro management. Qualified investors will be allowed to buy and sell bonds traded in each…
U.S.-China relations under Trump – Reuters UK

U.S.-China relations under Trump – Reuters UK

(Reuters) - A U.S. demand that China shut its Houston consulate is the latest chapter in a dramatic worsening of ties between the world’s two biggest economies over the last two years. A security guard stands outside the China Consulate General in Houston, Texas, U.S., July 22, 2020. REUTERS/Adrees LatifHere is a timeline of some…
China stocks slump as Sino-U.S. tensions escalate – Reuters

China stocks slump as Sino-U.S. tensions escalate – Reuters

SHANGHAI, July 24 (Reuters) - China stocks slumped on Friday to finish the week lower, as investors fretted over an escalation in tensions between Beijing and Washington after China ordered the United States to close its consulate in Chengdu in a tit-for-tat response. ** The blue-chip CSI300 index fell 4.4% to 4,505.59, while the Shanghai…
China state funds to cut stakes in PICC, some tech firms amid stock bull run – Reuters India

China state funds to cut stakes in PICC, some tech firms amid stock bull...

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - People’s Insurance Co (Group) of China (PICC) and three China-listed tech companies said their major state shareholders plan to reduce holdings - a move that comes amid a torrid bull run in China’s stock market. The bull run, encouraged by state media, has been fuelled by signs of an early economic recovery…