China says Shanghai security bloc could soon agree on free trade area

BEIJING, REUTERS -- China hopes the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) security bloc will soon be able to set up a long-mooted free trade...

Tencent turns to WeChat, games and deals for global strategy

HONG KONG, REUTERS -- China's biggest social network and gaming firm Tencent Holdings, which last week reported forecast-beating quarterly results...

Thailand Sees Strong Growth Next Year as GDP Beats Forecasts

BANGKOK, BLOOMBERG -- Thailand's economy grew faster than economists estimated last quarter and is on track for a strong year in 2018, underpinned...

China to build $1.6 bn aluminium plant in Tajikistan

DUSHANBE, TAJIKISTAN, AFP -- China will build an aluminium factory worth $1.6 billion in ex-Soviet Tajikistan, the Central Asian country's leading...

Chinese business delegation enhances business cooperation with Singapore counterparts
SINGAPORE -– The Singapore business community welcomed a senior business delegation led by China Council for the Promotion of International
China Jan-Oct outbound investment falls 40.9 pct to $86.31 bln

BEIJING, REUTERS -- China's non-financial outbound direct investment from January to October fell 40.9 percent year-on-year to $86.31 billion, the...

Djibouti signs preliminary deal with China's POLY-GCL for $4 bln gas project

DJIBOUTI, REUTERS -- China's POLY-GCL Petroleum Group Holdings Ltd has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to invest $4 billion in a...

China Throws Lifeline to Builders Facing Record Wall of Debt

HONG KONG, BLOOMBERG -- Chinese developers facing a looming wall of debt repayments have been thrown a lifeline by regulators easing access to...

Moscow Exchange bets on growth in Russia-China investments

BEIJING, REUTERS -- Deepening cross-border financial cooperation between Russia and China remains a priority, said a senior official with the...

Agreeing on China's Favorite Trade Deal Set to Drag Into 2018

SINGAPORE, BLOOMBERG -- After talks aimed at wrapping up a giant Pacific trade deal almost collapsed in acrimony in Vietnam last week, ministers...