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  • Apple’s iPhone 5 Is Set to Debut in China on Dec. 14

    Apple said it sold more than 2 million of its new iPhone 5 in China during the three days after its launch.

  • Abe to Tone Things Down With China: Pro

    Sean King, Senior Vice President, Park Strategies expresses his confidence that LDP leader Shinzo Abe can tone things down with China, but he remain unsure if China will allow him to do so.

  • China Reform Direction Sensible: Pro

    Khiem Do, Head of Asian Multi-Asset, Baring Asset Management says China's plans to restructure state-owned enterprise and boost domestic consumption is a sensible path to pursue.

  • Fortescue Metals is Australia’s third largest miner of iron ore with a market cap of $21.2 billion.

    Australia's no.3 iron ore miner, Fortescue Metals Group, is in talks to sell a minority stake in its multi-billion dollar port and rail assets as it looks to cut debt and build new mines in a world of weaker iron ore prices.

  • Shinzo Abe, incoming Prime Minister of Japan.

    An LDP win will usher in a government committed to a tough stance in a territorial row with China, a pro-nuclear energy policy, a potentially risky prescription for hyper-easy monetary policy and big fiscal spending to beat deflation and tame the yen.

  • China will maintain a "prudent" monetary policy and a pro-active fiscal policy in 2013, leaving room for manoeuvre in the face of global uncertainties, the official Xinhua news agency said after the country's annual policy-setting conference on Sunday.

  • The Ambassador's Index

    Taking a closer look at Brazil's Itaú Unibanco, with CNBC's Amanda Drury; Tim Seymour of Triogem Asset Managemanet; David Riedel, Riedel Research Group; Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital.

  • Is China's Recovery For Real?

    The Chinese stock market had its best single day rally since 2009. CNBC's Amanda Drury; Tim Seymour, Triogem Asset Managemanet; David Riedel, Riedel Research Group; and Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital, offer insight.

  • iPhone Released In China

    Shares of Apple have fallen 27 percent from their all-time high, with CNBC's Amanda Drury; Tim Seymour, Triogem Asset Managemanet; David Riedel, Riedel Research Group; Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital; and CNBC's Asia Correspondent Eunice Yoon.

  • Mad Money, December 14, 2012

    Mad Money host and former hedge fund manager, Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • Markets Close: Get a Rally on a Deal?

    Discussing where the markets could be headed if a deal is reached, with David Darst, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, and Ben Willis, Albert Fried. "Buy some U.S. companies with China exposure," says Darst.

  • While Apple may see choppy trading in the short term, the stock should snap back in 2013, says one analyst.

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  • Apple's iPhone 5 Makes China Debut

    Abhey Lamba, Mizuho Securities analyst, has the play on Apple shares, and explains why he has a "buy" rating on the stock and $750 price target.

  • Santelli: 'Time to Bring Out the Good China?'

    Rick Santelli looks at a recent surge for Chinese stocks and wonders if the country's recent leadership change is playing a role.

  • Apple launched its iPhone 5 in China, even as its ranking in the world's largest smartphone market has slipped in the face of competition from cheaper rivals.

  • Shanghai stock exchange

    China's beaten-down equity market will end 2012 in negative territory for the fourth year in a row, as fears of a hard landing coupled with global headwinds, saw investors turn their backs on Chinese stocks.

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    China has launched a crackdown on a cult it says is calling for a "decisive battle" to slay the "Red Dragon" Communist Party, and which has been spreading doomsday rumors, state media said on Friday.

  • Workers assemble sedans at the Dongfeng car factory in Wuhan, China.

    Growth in China's vast manufacturing sector picked up in December, a preliminary private survey showed, with rises in areas such as new orders and employment underlining a brighter outlook for the economy in coming months.

  • Fresh Off the Press: China HSBC Flash PMI

    Donna Kwok, Greater China Economist, HSBC breakdown the latest flash PMI from China.