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News China: North Korea Sanctions Hurt Another Victim: China's Rust Belt

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-gb/money/markets/north-korea-sanctions-hurt-another-victim-chinas-rust-belt/ar-AAshQBA
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

(Bloomberg Gadfly) -- Along China’s border with North Korea, residents are more worried about feeding their families than the possibility of nuclear war. In Hunchun, a city of about 230,000 people near China’s shared frontier with North Korea and ...

News China: China's Golden Week Holiday Set to Unleash Gambling Explosion - TheStreet.com

News channel or source: https://www.thestreet.com/story/14314934/1/china-golden-week-holiday-macau-resorts.html
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

TheStreet.comChina's Golden Week Holiday Set to Unleash Gambling ExplosionTheStreet.comGolden Week is a semiannual weeklong holiday that the People's Republic of China implemented in 2000 to expand tourism, improve the national standard of living and allow workers enough time to make long-distance family visits. Three days of paid ...

News China: Diverging fortunes: China coal futures sink while physical firms

News channel or source: http://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-coal-prices/diverging-fortunes-china-coal-futures-sink-while-physical-firms-idUSKCN1BW1L5?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s physical thermal coal prices strengthened on Thursday as traders worried about logjams at ports even as futures investors bailed out at their fastest pace in months after Beijing signaled it was ready to take more steps to ...

News China: Why S&P's First China Downgrade Since 1999 Is Good News for Bulls - Bloomberg

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-09-21/why-s-p-s-first-china-downgrade-since-99-is-good-news-for-bulls
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

BloombergWhy S&P's First China Downgrade Since 1999 Is Good News for BullsBloombergWith the credit assessor cutting the nation's rating less than a month before the start of a twice-a-decade Communist Party congress, Chinese officials have even more motivation to keep financial markets buoyant. The power of the state's hand was seen ...and more »

News China: China's c.bank tells banks to stop doing business with North Korea: sources

News channel or source: https://in.reuters.com/article/northkorea-missiles-banks-china/chinas-central-bank-tells-banks-to-stop-doing-business-with-n-korea-sources-idINKCN1BW1DE
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

BEIJING/HONG KONG (Reuters) - China’s central bank has told banks to strictly implement United Nations sanctions against North Korea, four sources told Reuters, amid U.S. concerns that Beijing has not been tough enough over Pyongyang’s repeated nuclear ...

News China: S&P downgrades China citing build up of debt - Irish Times

News channel or source: https://www.irishtimes.com/business/economy/s-p-downgrades-china-citing-build-up-of-debt-1.3229052
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

Irish TimesS&P downgrades China citing build up of debtIrish TimesS&P Global Ratings downgraded China's long-term sovereign credit rating on Thursday, less than a month ahead of one of the state's most sensitive political gatherings, citing increasing risks from its rapid build-up of debt. S&P's one-notch downgrade ...and more »

News China: Singapore-China ties good but need to keep up with the times: PM Lee Hsien Loong

News channel or source: http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/east-asia/singapore-china-ties-good-but-changing-pm-lee-hsien-loong
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

XIAMEN - Singapore's relationship with China is in a good state, and China's leaders want the two countries to do more together, said Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. At the same time, the relationship is changing as China develops, and Singapore's role ...

News China: S&P cuts China's credit rating for the first time since 1999 on debt concerns - Financial Post

News channel or source: http://business.financialpost.com/news/economy/sp-hands-china-expected-rating-cut-on-debt-growth-concerns-2
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

Financial PostS&P cuts China's credit rating for the first time since 1999 on debt concernsFinancial Post“China's prolonged period of strong credit growth has increased its economic and financial risks,” S&P said. “Although this credit growth had contributed to strong real GDP growth and higher asset prices, we believe it has also diminished financial ...and more »

News China: Matildas to face China in two-game international series in Victoria

News channel or source: http://www.smh.com.au/sport/soccer/matildas-to-face-china-in-twogame-international-series-in-victoria-20170920-gykys7.html
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

Fresh from two home wins in NSW against Brazil, one of which was played in front of a record crowd, the Matildas are bringing their roadshow to Victoria. The Australians will take on China in a two-game international series to be held in Melbourne and ...

News China: China's credit rating cut as government debt swells - CBS News

News channel or source: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/china-credit-rating-standard-and-poors-debt/
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

CBS NewsChina's credit rating cut as government debt swellsCBS NewsBEIJING — The Standard & Poor's rating agency cut China's credit rating Thursday due to its rising debts, highlighting challenges faced by Communist leaders as they cope with slowing economic growth. The downgrade added to mounting warnings about ...and more »

News China: How China Could Turn Water Into a Weapon

News channel or source: http://time.com/4951207/how-china-could-weaponize-water/
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

Since May, China has declined to share hydrological data with India on the Brahmaputra River, which originates in Tibet and flows through India and Bangladesh. Here's why that matters. SOURCE OF POWER In a region where water sources are scarce, the ...

News China: Ed Woodward tells investors Manchester United "making excellent progress" as Chinese influence grows - Mirror.co.uk

News channel or source: http://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/news/ed-woodward-manchester-united-china-11213629
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

Mirror.co.ukEd Woodward tells investors Manchester United "making excellent progress" as Chinese influence growsMirror.co.ukManchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward has told investors the club “are well placed to challenge for trophies”, after unveiling the club's latest financial figures - and also says they are now the most influential sports team in China ...and more »

News China: Boeing 747s offered for public auction in China

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-news-from-elsewhere-41346518
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

These are external links and will open in a new window Ever wanted to own your own private jet? That may now be possible, given that a number are now up for auction in China, it's reported. Three Boeing 747s have landed on the auction arm of Taobao, China ...

News China: S&P pours cold water on Beijing's upbeat economic narrative - South China Morning Post

News channel or source: http://www.scmp.com/news/china/economy/article/2112257/sp-cuts-chinas-sovereign-credit-rating-growing-economic-financial
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

South China Morning PostS&P pours cold water on Beijing's upbeat economic narrativeSouth China Morning PostS&P Global Ratings on Thursday cut China's sovereign credit for the first time since 1999, pouring cold water on Beijing's optimistic reading of its economic prospects. The US rating agency said the downgrade, from AA- to A+, reflected increased ...and more »

News China: Standard & Poor's cuts China credit rating, citing debt

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2017/09/21/standard-poors-cuts-china-credit-rating-citing-debt.html
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

BEIJING – The Standard & Poor's rating agency has cut China's credit rating, citing the country's rising debt load. S&P's announcement Thursday followed a similar move by Moody's, another global rating agency, in May to reduce its own outlook on the ...

News China: Carlos Tevez: Chinese players 'not skilled' and can't compete, 'even in 50 years' - The Guardian

News channel or source: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2017/sep/21/carlos-tevez-chinese-players-not-skilled-50-years
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

The GuardianCarlos Tevez: Chinese players 'not skilled' and can't compete, 'even in 50 years'The GuardianThe former Manchester United and Manchester City forward to signed a lucrative two-year contract with Shenhua worth an estimated £630,000-a-week in December but has featured just 13 times in the Chinese Super League this season, scoring three times.and more »

News China: China unveils world's fastest bullet train

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/09/china-unveils-worlds-fastest-bullet-train-170921131029503.html
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

China has unveiled Foo-Shing, the world’s fastest bullet train. It will travel at up to 350 kilometres per hour, and shave 30 minutes off the journey time from Beijing to Shanghai. China has unveiled Foo-Shing, the world’s fastest bullet train.

News China: S&P Lowers China's Credit Rating - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

News channel or source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/s-p-downgrades-china-s-credit-rating-1505985995
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

Wall Street Journal (subscription)S&P Lowers China's Credit RatingWall Street Journal (subscription)BEIJING—Standard & Poor's became the last of the three major rating agencies to lower its view on China's creditworthiness, a move that came as China has taken forceful measures to tamp down risks and emphasize stability. The timing of the move, just ...and more »

News China: Is the 'Hawaii of China' taking design cues from Dubai?

News channel or source: http://www.cnn.com/travel/article/hainan-china-tourists-hawaii-dubai/index.html
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Editor's Note — CNN Travel's series often carries sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports. Read the policy. Hainan, China (CNN) — The dancing begins almost ...

News China: China restores 350 kmph commercial bullet train - The Hindu

News channel or source: http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/china-runs-fastest-commercial-bullet-train-at-350-kmph/article19728534.ece
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

The HinduChina restores 350 kmph commercial bullet trainThe HinduA Fuxing bullet train, travelling from Beijing to Shanghai, arrives at Jinan West Railway Station in Shandong Province, China on September 21, 2017 as the country restores the world's fastest bullet train -- running at 350 kilometres per hour -- six ...and more »