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Pakistan needs IMF bailout, panda bond issue, Habib Bank CEO says

Nov 06 2018

BEIJING Pakistan needs to seek a bailout from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and make "hard decisions" to avoid going back again, said Muhammad Aurangzeb, chief executive officer of Habib Bank Ltd, the country's biggest lender.

REFILE-Pakistan needs IMF bailout, panda bond issue, Habib Bank CEO says

Nov 06 2018

BEIJING, Nov 6 Pakistan needs to seek a bailout from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and make "hard decisions" to avoid going back again, said Muhammad Aurangzeb, chief executive officer of Habib Bank Ltd, the country's biggest lender.

China says ex-Interpol chief focus of bribery probe back home

Oct 08 2018

BEIJING/PARIS China said on Monday it was investigating former Interpol chief Meng Hongwei for bribery and other violations, days after French authorities said the Chinese official had been reported missing by his wife after traveling to his home country. | Video

Interpol chief Meng Hongwei under investigation, China says

Oct 08 2018

BEIJING/PARIS China said on Sunday it was investigating Meng Hongwei for suspected wrongdoing after the head of the global law enforcement organization Interpol and Chinese vice minister for security was reported missing in France. | Video

Interpol chief Meng Hongwei under investigation, China says

Oct 08 2018

BEIJING/PARIS China said on Sunday it was investigating Meng Hongwei for suspected wrongdoing after the head of the global law enforcement organisation Interpol and Chinese vice minister for security was reported missing in France.

U.S. ambassador accuses China of 'bullying' with 'propaganda ads'

Sep 30 2018

BEIJING A week after an official Chinese newspaper ran a four-page ad in a U.S. daily touting the mutual benefits of U.S.-China trade, the U.S. ambassador to China accused Beijing of using the American press to spread propaganda.

Didi woman passenger killed amid China ride-hailing safety concerns

Aug 25 2018

BEIJING A ride-sharing passenger in the eastern Chinese city of Wenzhou was raped and killed by a driver for China's largest ride-hailing firm, local police said on Saturday, the latest violent crime to fuel safety concerns about the service.

Fire kills 19 people at spa hotel in northeastern China

Aug 25 2018

BEIJING Fire tore through a hot springs hotel in the northeastern Chinese city of Harbin before dawn on Saturday, killing 19 people and causing 23 others to be taken to hospital, city officials said.

Didi passenger killed amid China ride-hailing safety concerns

Aug 25 2018

BEIJING, Aug 25 A ride-sharing passenger in the eastern Chinese city of Wenzhou was raped and killed, allegedly by a driver for the country's largest ride-hailing firm, local police said on Saturday, the latest violent crime to fuel safety concerns about the service.

China vows to hit back over U.S. proposal for fresh tariffs

Jul 11 2018

BEIJING/WASHINGTON China accused the United States of bullying and warned it would hit back after the Trump administration raised the stakes in their trade dispute, threatening 10 percent tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods in a move that rattled global markets. | Video

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