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  • HONG KONG, Sept 23- China shares on Tuesday clawed back some of the previous day's losses after a preliminary survey showed China's manufacturing sector unexpectedly picked up in September, while the Hong Kong market hovered near two-month lows. The China Enterprises Index of the top Chinese listings in Hong Kong was up 0.3 percent.

  • *Equities bounce as China manufacturing survey tops forecasts. The Asian giant is Australia's single biggest export market and investors often use the currency as a liquid proxy for China plays.

  • LAUNCESTON, Australia, Sept 23- An unexpected strengthening in China's manufacturing sector this month is probably enough to convince the authorities to stick to their current economic and fiscal policies. The market was expecting a weaker HSBC/ Markit Flash China Purchasing Managers' Index for September, but instead the indicator improved.

  • SYDNEY, Sept 23- Asian shares recouped early losses on Tuesday while commodities won a break from recent selling pressure after a reading on China's massive factory sector outpaced the market's bleak expectations. The Asian giant is Australia's single biggest export market and investors often use the currency as a liquid proxy for China plays.

  • BEIJING, Sept 23- Activity in China's manufacturing sector unexpectedly picked up in September even as factory employment slumped to a 5-1/ 2- year low, a survey showed on Tuesday, a potential source of worry for Communist leaders who prize social stability above all else.

  • John Woods, Managing Director, Head of Fixed Income and Senior Portfolio Manager at Citi Investment Management, says China will likely lower its growth target to 7 percent next year.

  • Instead of a growth bazooka, Beijing will likely stick to "small, targeted stimulus" to prop up growth, says Nick Kounis, Head of Macro Research at ABN AMRO.

  • Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy & Chief Economist at AMP Capital Investors, says if economic growth does slow down drastically, authorities will hit the stimulus button.

  • Behind China's economic woes     Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 6:35 PM ET

    Julian Evans-Pritchard, China Economist at Capital Economics, attributes recent weak data to the slowdown in infrastructure investments as authorities rein in credit growth.

  • *Frankfurt marketed itself to Chinese firms. FRANKFURT/ SHANGHAI, Sept 23- When Deutsche Boerse set off eight years ago to lure Chinese companies to Germany with fast listings and low fees, it dreamed of one day landing a giant like Alibaba.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Another bad day     Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. WTI closes in on $90/barrell and gold hit a 9-month low. The stronger dollar is why, says DeAngelis.

  • Millennials & made in USA     Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 2:17 PM ET

    A survey by CNBC and Burson-Marsteller asked participants whether domestically made products are important to them, with CNBC's Becky Quick.

  • Perception of US brands     Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 1:22 PM ET

    Discussing the global perception of U.S. corporations, with Farooq, Kathwari, Ethan Allen CEO, and Gary Vaynerchuk, Vayner Media CEO.

  • Explosion at Chinese fireworks factory kills 6 Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    BEIJING— An explosion at a fireworks factory in southern China on Monday killed six people and injured 38 others, the local government said. The blast shook Nanyang Export Fireworks Factory, the city of Liling in Hunan province said. China is the world's largest producer of fireworks, which are widely used to celebrate the lunar new year.

  • Great Wall against iPhone 6     Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 10:34 AM ET

    Rob Cihra, Evercore tech hardware analyst, takes a look behind Apple's record iPhone 6 sales.

  • Alibaba successful offering: Deutsche Bank     Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 10:26 AM ET

    Mark Hantho, Deutsche Bank, discusses the experience with Alibaba's IPO process. Deutsche Bank was among the main Alibaba underwriters.

  • Discussing how to trade Alibaba right now, and the outlook for China's economy, with David Katz, Matrix Asset Advisors, and David Seaburg, Cowen & Co.

  • Missing CEO: I didn't take money, I lost my phone! Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 10:06 AM ET
    Ultrasonic shoe company showroom.

    The missing chief executive of China's Ultrasonic has resurfaced in China to deny absconding with millions of dollars, saying he lost his phone.

  • It is the first such port call to Iran by the People's Liberation Army Navy and highlights the efforts both China and Iran are making to counterbalance the power of the United States in the Middle East and along the sea lanes connecting the oil fields of the Gulf with major energy-consuming centers in Asia.

  • Microsoft delays launch of its Xbox One in China Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 6:51 AM ET
    Boxes of Xbox One devices at the Xbox One Gaming Tournament on November 23, 2013 in Bridgewater, New Jersey.

    Microsoft has delayed the launch of its Xbox One game console in China, but said it would be released by the end of the year.