Discussing the market and social reforms in China, and why you should be investing there, with Martin Kremenstein, Deutsche Asset and Wealth Management. "If you are going to have international equities, you should have some allocation to China," he says.» Read More
Chinese telecom giant Huawei will not pull out of the U.S. market, but will no longer invest in growth here, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt.
Dolly Lenz, Dolly Lenz Real Estate founder, discusses buying verse renting, and Chinese investors' impact on home buying in New York.
BEIJING-- China says it is fully capable of enforcing its newly declared maritime air defense zone that has drawn strong denunciations from the U.S., Japan and other nations. Defense Ministry spokesman Geng Yansheng says Beijing has unwavering determination to ensure its demands are met.
KIEV, Dec 4- Ukraine's prime minister warned protesters trying to blockade government buildings on Wednesday they would be punished for any "illegal acts", as officials went to Moscow seeking aid to avoid a financial meltdown.
France must increase its investment in Africa, the country's finance minister, Pierre Moscovici, told CNBC ahead of a summit in Paris.
BEIJING, Dec 4- The movements of the eldest son of retired Chinese domestic security chief Zhou Yongkang have been restricted while he helps with a corruption investigation, three sources said, a case that could cause division within the ruling Communist Party.
LONDON, Dec 4- Global growth was modest and a tepid expansion in the euro zone masked a growing disparity among its key members last month, data showed on Wednesday.
LONDON, Dec 4- Ukraine's debt yields traded around record highs on Wednesday as ministers in Kiev successfully passed protester blockades to reach a cabinet meeting, while broader emerging stocks hit three-week lows on worries about a withdrawal of U.S. stimulus.
PARIS, Dec 4- The rush to Paris's Charles-de-Gaulle airport for flights to China began on Friday, Oct. 11. "There's a big exodus to China right now," a bemused trade unionist at the Paris- based company told Reuters that weekend. It has survived two world wars and become an emblem of France.
SHANGHAI/ HONG KONG, Dec 4- China plans to roll out financial sector reforms in the Shanghai special economic zone in the next three months and most will be implemented in a year, suggesting authorities are accelerating the pace of dismantling capital account controls.
Daniel Lacalle, senior portfolio manager at Ecofin, and Didier Duret, CIO at ABN AMRO, discuss potential problems in the oil price and Chinese economy.
*China says rejects nearly 121,000 T of U.S. corn. BEIJING, Dec 4- China has rejected five batches of U.S. corn tainted with a genetically-modified strain not yet approved by its agriculture ministry, a move that could discourage imports amid a growing domestic supply surplus.
HONG KONG, Dec 4- Hong Kong shares eased further away from a 31- month high on Wednesday, with risk sentiment hurt by renewed talk about a looming tapering of asset purchases by the U.S. MGM China jumped 4.8 percent after it displaced Melco Crown on Goldman Sachs' conviction buy list on greater potential share price gains.
*Japanese education services providers may see demand in China- fund manager. TOKYO, Dec 4- Investors in Japanese stocks are making long-term bets on companies that seem well-placed to benefit from China's plans to relax its one-child policy, with musical instrument makers, toy manufacturers and food companies among their favoured picks.
HONG KONG, Dec 4- Shanghai shares closed at their highest in nearly three months on Wednesday, led by gains in agricultural technology and construction-related companies after the country's decision-making Politburo pledged to push forward with land reforms. The CSI300 of the leading Shanghai and Shenzhen A-share listings also climbed 1.3 percent.
NEW YORK/ SHANGHAI, Dec 4- Yum Brands Inc's KFC website in China trumpets the slogan "Trust in every bite". That message is part of the company's new "I Commit" campaign intended to reassure customers in its largest market, who have cut back on visits since Chinese media reports a year ago about excessive antibiotic use by a few KFC suppliers.
*Nikkei down 2.2 percent, ex-Japan Asia falls 0.4 pct. TOKYO, Dec 4- Most Asian shares slumped on Wednesday as the prospects of a reduction in the U.S.
BEIJING-- Ukraine's embattled president arrived in China for an official visit on Wednesday while his opponents conduct massive protests at home demanding his resignation. Chinese state broadcaster CCTV said President Viktor Yanukovych arrived in the western city of Xi'an early in the morning for a previously planned three-day visit.
Indians are frustrated by the slow pace of government reforms to reignite the country's growth, said the head of Hero MotoCorp.
HONG KONG, Dec 4- Shanghai shares hit their highest in nearly three months early on Wednesday, helping to pare losses in Hong Kong, on expectations that Beijing could move faster on reforms. The CSI300 of the biggest Shanghai and Shenzhen A-share listings also spiked 1.3 percent.