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  • HONG KONG, Sept 16- China shares had their worst day in more than six months on Tuesday, as investors continued to fret about weak economic data and started to worry about liquidity as a new batch of initial public offerings loomed.

  • China shares flat at midday as economy worries linger Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 12:58 AM ET

    *Eleven companies to list in Shanghai market. *Gold shares up on expected early start to trade plan. SHANGHAI, Sept 16- China shares fell early Tuesday on worries about the economy, but the losses were erased and indexes flat at midday thanks to support from resource companies.

  • Mobius: Not worried about China hard landing Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 12:32 AM ET
    Mark Mobius, executive chairman of Templeton Asset Management's Emerging Markets Group.

    While recent economic data out of China has painted a grim picture of the world's second largest economy, Mark Mobius says he's not worried about a hard landing.

  • NYMEX-U.S. oil retreats on softer economic data Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 8:29 PM ET

    It settled 65 cents a barrel higher at $92.92 on the previous session, recovering by more than $2 a barrel after falling earlier in the session towards 16- month lows. *November Brent gained 20 cents a barrel to $98.08 after it ended 8 cents lower at $97.88.

  • Why ING disagrees with OECD's forecasts     Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 7:17 PM ET

    The OECD downgraded its growth forecast for the U.S. but maintained its China outlook. Hans Stoter, Chief Investment Officer at ING Investment Management, discusses the logic behind the move.

  • *Gulf better able to handle U.S. rate hikes than most regions. *Bahrain and Oman budgets, Dubai property market may be losers.

  • HONG KONG/ BEIJING, Sept 15- Data showing that the Chinese economy quickly lost steam in August caused some economists on Monday to trim their 2014 growth forecasts for the country. Barclays Capital reduced its projection to 7.2 percent from 7.4.

  • LAUNCESTON, Australia, Sept 15- The pressing problem for some resource-rich countries isn't that prices for commodities have dropped sharply, it's that their currencies haven't dropped in tandem.

  • HONG KONG, Sept 15- A disappointing first year for Shanghai's much-hyped free-trade zone, seen as a pet project of Premier Li Keqiang and billed as a reform laboratory, raises questions about China's commitment to opening up its markets as it wrestles with a slowing economy.

  • SHANGHAI/ HONG KONG, Sept 15- China shares fell early Monday on worries rooted in a slew of weaker-than-expected economic data, while Sinopec Corp led a bigger slide in the Hong Kong market.

  • Abe 'neutral' on whether to raise Japan sales tax Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 12:08 AM ET
    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

    Japanese PM Shinzo Abe said on Sunday he remained "neutral" on whether to proceed with a hike in Japan's sales tax to 10 percent.

  • Is fresh China stimulus a done deal? Sunday, 14 Sep 2014 | 11:32 PM ET

    Economists expect Beijing to turn on the stimulus taps to prop up the economy following a sharp deceleration in activity growth in August.

  • More China mini-stimlus on the way: Macquarie     Sunday, 14 Sep 2014 | 11:32 PM ET

    Larry Hu, Head of China Economics at Macquarie, says authorities will launch more mini-stimulus measures in infrastructure, housing and environmental projects.

  • Catherine Yeung, Investment Director at Fidelity Worldwide Investment, explains the firm's bullish outlook on China and expects more mini-stimulus from the government.

  • LGT Capital: China's economy is 'bottoming'     Sunday, 14 Sep 2014 | 7:19 PM ET

    Despite weak data released over the weekend, Mikio Kumada, Executive Director & Global Strategist at LGT Capital Partners, is still optimistic on China.

  • HONG KONG, Sept 15- A disappointing first year for Shanghai's much-hyped free-trade zone, seen as a pet project of Premier Li Keqiang and billed as a reform laboratory, raises questions about China's commitment to opening up its markets as it wrestles with a slowing economy.

  • *Ukraine conflict, sanctions darken mood in Europe. Federal Reserve may give clearer hints on when it will hike the cost of borrowing in the United States in the coming week, as struggling Europe braces for a tight vote in Scotland on whether to leave the United Kingdom.

  • *August data fans hard landing fears, fresh stimulus expected. BEIJING, Sept 13- China's factory output grew at the weakest pace in nearly six years in August while growth in other key sectors also cooled, raising fears the world's second-largest economy may be at risk of a sharp slowdown unless Beijing takes fresh stimulus measures.

  • *August data fans hard landing fears, fresh stimulus expected. BEIJING, Sept 13- China's factory output grew at the lowest pace in nearly six years in August while growth in other key sectors also cooled, raising fears the world's second-largest economy may be at risk of a sharp slowdown unless Beijing takes fresh stimulus measures.

  • Weak China factory data raise prospect of stimulus Saturday, 13 Sep 2014 | 3:27 AM ET

    China's factory output grew at the lowest pace in nearly six years in August while growth in retail sales and investment also cooled, adding to signs of fragility in the economy that may prod Beijing into fresh policy measures to prevent a sharper slowdown.

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