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China's S.F. offers to buy 51.8% stake in Kerry Logistics

Feb 09 2021

HONG KONG Chinese logistics giant S.F. Holding Co has offered to buy a 51.8 percent stake in Hong Kong-listed Kerry Logistics Networks Ltd, it said in an exchange filing on Tuesday.

China slams the brakes on Ant Group's $37 billion listing

Nov 04 2020

HONG KONG/NEW YORK China suspended Ant Group's $37 billion listing on Tuesday, thwarting the world's largest stock market debut with just days to go in a dramatic blow to the financial technology firm founded by billionaire Jack Ma. | Video

Ant Group to launch $35 billion IPO after final nod from China regulator

Oct 22 2020

BEIJING/HONG KONG China's Ant Group has won the final nod from the country's top securities watchdog for the registration of its Shanghai offering, the regulator said on Wednesday, clearing the last regulatory hurdle for its $35 billion dual-listing.

China expands investment scope for foreign investors under combined scheme

Sep 25 2020

SHANGHAI/BEIJING China moved to further ease foreign access to its capital markets on Friday, officially combining two major inbound investment schemes and broadening the scope for foreign institutional investment.

China's central bank chief urges IMF to open cash floodgate to fight pandemic

Jul 16 2020

HONG KONG China's top central banker has urged the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to issue hundreds of billions of dollars of liquidity to its 189 member countries through a general allocation of Special Drawing Rights (SDRs) despite U.S. objections.

China passes sweeping HK security law, heralding authoritarian era

Jul 01 2020

HONG KONG/BEIJING Beijing on Tuesday unveiled new national security laws for Hong Kong that will punish crimes of secession, subversion, terrorism and collusion with foreign forces with up to life in prison, heralding a more authoritarian era for China's freest city. | Video

Hong Kong security law paves way for more authoritarian era

Jun 30 2020

HONG KONG Beijing unveiled sweeping national security legislation for Hong Kong on Tuesday, symbolically asserting its authority over the city just an hour before the 23rd anniversary of its return to Chinese rule.

Hong Kong security law paves way for more authoritarian era

Jun 30 2020

HONG KONG Beijing unveiled sweeping national security legislation for Hong Kong on Tuesday, symbolically asserting its authority over the city just an hour before the 23rd anniversary of its return to Chinese rule.

Taiwan president wins landslide victory in stark rebuke to China

Jan 11 2020

TAIPEI Taiwanese re-elected President Tsai Ing-wen by a landslide on Saturday in a stern rebuke that could fuel further tension with China, which has tried military threats and economic inducements to get the island to accept its rule. | Video

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