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  • Sinopec Stock Plunges 7% on Chairman's Resignation Monday, 25 Jun 2007 | 3:25 AM ET

    China's top oil producer Sinopec's stock plunged as much as 7% in China after the company's Chairman Chen Tonghai abruptly resigned for personal reasons on Friday.

  • China Proposes Security Screens on Foreign Takeovers Monday, 25 Jun 2007 | 2:32 AM ET

    China is tightening controls on foreign takeovers of Chinese companies, adding a requirement for national security reviews to a proposed anti-monopoly law, news reports said Monday.

  • Senator Raises China Concerns on Blackstone Thursday, 21 Jun 2007 | 5:35 PM ET
    Sen. James Webb, D-Va., gestures during an address at the National Press Club in Washington, Thursday, March 22, 2007. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

    Senator Jim Webb asked federal authorities on Wednesday to look into "national security  implications" he said are posed by Chinese government involvement with Blackstone Group as it moves toward a stock offering expected to raise more than $4 billion.

  • PetroChina Plans $6 Billion Shanghai Share Sale Wednesday, 20 Jun 2007 | 8:11 PM ET

    PetroChina plans to tap a red-hot market to raise US$6 billion in a Shanghai listing, sending its Hong Kong shares up 8% to a record and leapfrogging Royal Dutch/Shell in value.

  • Paulson Says China Must Boost Economic Reform Wednesday, 20 Jun 2007 | 2:35 PM ET

    U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson said on Wednesday that China is helping to power the strongest global growth in decades, but as a major economic participant, China must address the need for economic reforms.

  • Google to Provide Internet Content in China Wednesday, 20 Jun 2007 | 11:44 AM ET

    Google has won preliminary approval from Beijing to provide Internet content in China, the firm said on Wednesday, potentially allowing it to offer news in the world's second-largest Internet market.

  • The Shanghai initial public offering of China COSCO Holdings, the flagship of China's premier shipping group, attracted massive demand and was over 100 times subscribed, the company said on Wednesday.

  • Stephen Roach, Morgan Stanley’s new Asia chairman, shared insights on China and the global economy on “Closing Bell.” “The world economy is certainly a fairly resilient place, in being able to withstand even a tough blow in China,” Roach told CNBC’s Maria Bartiromo. While the East Asian country exhibits “great growth on the surface,” Roach explained, but it’s “unbalanced.”

  • Robert Hormats, vice president at Goldman Sachs International and author of The Price of Liberty told CNBC’s “Morning Call” that Vietnam must reform its economy to attract significant foreign investment.

  • The Manchurian Stock Picker Friday, 15 Jun 2007 | 11:31 AM ET

    Just like Don Corleone on the day of his daughter’s wedding, Cramer can’t refuse the wishes of his loyal patrons during the week of his 500th show. So the Home Gamers who have been screaming for Chinese stocks will finally get their way.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • China COSCO Prices Shanghai Offer at 7.60-8.48 Yuan Thursday, 14 Jun 2007 | 8:52 PM ET

    China COSCO Holdings, the flagship company of the country's premier shipping group, said on Friday it had priced its Shanghai A-share offer between 7.60 yuan and 8.48 yuan.

  • Dollar Rises Above 123 Yen to 4-1/2-Year High Thursday, 14 Jun 2007 | 2:24 PM ET

    The dollar rose to a fresh 4-1/2-year high against the yen for a second straight day ahead of a Bank of Japan policy meeting and a report on U.S. consumer inflation that could determine whether U.S. Treasury yields extend a six-week climb.

  • Most Chinese stocks fell on Thursday after Premier Wen Jiabao warned that authorities would tighten policy further to prevent the economy from overheating. But speculators continued pushing up many small-capital shares.

  • Chinese Industrial Output Surges in May, Tightening Seen Wednesday, 13 Jun 2007 | 11:58 PM ET

    China's industrial output surged 18.1% in May from a year earlier, beating market forecasts and hardening the case for further policy tightening to tamp down the world's fastest-growing major economy.

  • U.S. Pass on China Currency Stirs Senate Action Wednesday, 13 Jun 2007 | 9:39 PM ET

    Four U.S. senators unveiled a long-awaited bill on Wednesday boosting pressure on China to let its currency rise in value after the U.S. Treasury declined to brand the "undervalued" yuan a deliberate trade ploy.

  • Chinese Consumer Culture Wednesday, 13 Jun 2007 | 7:25 PM ET

    Advertising in China will become more and more important as products are peddled to the growing middle class. Here are two spec plays on the trend.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • U.S. Action on China's Currency May be Gradual Wednesday, 13 Jun 2007 | 4:43 PM ET

    Taking punitive action against China's currency policy may happen in "stages." Four senators introduced legislation to move China toward a market-determined exchange rate in a gradual, four-phase program. ... This is a step in the right direction, because "we want to continue to have dialogue with China," U.S. Chamber of Commerce Vice President for East Asia Myron Brilliant told "Power Lunch" viewers.

  • Greenspan: Factors Slowing Inflation May Be Weakening Wednesday, 13 Jun 2007 | 4:13 PM ET

    Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan on Wednesday said a rise in import prices of Chinese goods to the U.S. may be a signal the disinflationary process may be reversing.

  • Dallas Fed's Fisher: Central Bank Needs to Be More Open Wednesday, 13 Jun 2007 | 4:03 PM ET

    Central bankers no longer have the luxury of being able to "mumble on occasion," which many were prone to do in the past, a top Federal Reserve official said.

  • Dollar Rallies Broadly on Strong Retail Sales Wednesday, 13 Jun 2007 | 3:31 PM ET

    The dollar climbed to a 4-1/2-year high against the yen, helped by data indicating U.S. retail sales growth in May was the highest since January 2006 which many investors took as a sign of a pickup in U.S. economic growth.