Stock markets drop on new Trump China tariffs

European stock markets have fallen after the surprise decision by Donald Trump to impose new tariffs on a further $300bn of Chinese imports.

Some indebted borrowers are running into trouble due to a cooling...

Risky borrowers are running into trouble in China and that is putting pressure on trust companies, an important corner of the country’s shadow-banking system.

China’s first bank seizure in 20 years spooks investors

The fall of Baoshang has its roots in the off-loan-book transactions that China's small banks use to work around rules that restrict them from lending to weak borrowers, as well as evade capital and provisioning requirements.

Use Canton Fair to market products – Guangzhou Envoy

Currently, approximately 99 per cent of Ugandan traders and entrepreneurs have established contacts and purchase most of their goods from the Province. At the same time, the Canton Fair which is held twice a year and is the largest fair in China, attracts hundreds of Ugandan visitors and entrepreneurs to the Province every year.

Apple cuts iPhone prices in China

The company raised alarm bells in January when CEO Tim Cook warned investors that "more severe" economic conditions in China weighed on iPhone sales last year.

How China Pressured MSCI to Add Its Market to Major Benchmark

The move raises questions about the independence of MSCI as the index giant wields increasing market power. Last summer, the world’s largest index provider added...

China to Davos: Stop freaking out about our economy

China has a message for the Davos crowd: Fear about an economic slowdown is overblown. In a speech at the World Economic Forum, Vice President...

China’s looming great wall of debt may have ‘major global implications’

While many countries struggled following the 2008 global financial crisis, China appeared as though it had largely escaped unscathed. Key points: China's rising levels of...

UBS beats Wall Street rivals by taking control of its China...

UBS has gained an edge on its Wall Street competitors in China by becoming the first foreign bank to be allowed to take control...

China’s middle class tightens its belt

Wang Ren used to stay in bed as late as he could, then make up for lost time by grabbing a taxi to the...