• Chrysler, China's Chery Sign Vehicle Export Deal Wednesday, 4 Jul 2007 | 6:01 AM ET

    Chrysler Group signed a deal Wednesday with China's biggest automaker, Chery, to produce cars for export to the United States and elsewhere in the first attempt by a major automaker to use China as a manufacturing base for world markets.

  • Jason Trennert, chief investment strategist at Strategas Research Partners, told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” that he likes technology and media companies.

  • Blackstone Eyes Stake in China's BlueStar: WSJ Monday, 2 Jul 2007 | 10:57 PM ET

    U.S. private equity firm Blackstone Group is in talks to buy a $400 million stake in China National BlueStar Group, a state-owned chemical company, the Asia Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday.

  • China Shenhua Eyes $6.3 Billion Shanghai Listing Monday, 2 Jul 2007 | 10:11 PM ET

    Shenhua Energy, China's top coal producer, said on Tuesday it is planning a Shanghai share listing that could raise up to US$6.3 billion to help acquire assets in China and overseas.

  • Bearish on the U.K. and Bullish on Asia Monday, 2 Jul 2007 | 8:47 AM ET

    The headline is the shorthand for Mark Tinker's current investment approach. The Axa Framlington fund manager has a remit to buy global equities and is very focused on opportunities in Asia. Mark was our Guest Host on "Squawk Box" Monday.

  • Hong Kong Faces Another Challenging Decade Monday, 2 Jul 2007 | 12:59 AM ET

    Hong Kong's bustling streets were noisier than usual over the weekend as a parade of dancing dragons, guitar-strumming rockers and protesters chanting "We want democracy!" marked the 10th anniversary of the former British colony's return to China.

  • The net asset value of China's mutual funds grew to 1.51 trillion yuan (US$198.4 billion) by the end of June, up 77% from the end of 2006, the Shanghai Securities News reported on Monday.

  • Emerging Markets: Then And Now Sunday, 1 Jul 2007 | 9:29 PM ET

    Ten years removed from the Asian financial crisis of 1997 the countries which were most affected by the event have rebounded and then some, and market pros say the risk of similar events in the future have decreased now and emerging markets continue to look like a good long-term bet.

  • Emerging Markets Forecast: Hot and Cold Friday, 29 Jun 2007 | 12:49 PM ET
  • Chinese consumer inflation will average 3.2% this year, exceeding the central bank's target, as gross domestic product growth ticks up to 10.8%, the bank's research department forecaston Friday.

  • FDA Detains Shipments of Chinese Seafood Thursday, 28 Jun 2007 | 4:22 PM ET

    Federal health officials said Thursday that they were detaining three types of Chinese fish -- catfish, basa and dace -- as well as shrimp and eel after repeated testing has turned up contamination with drugs unapproved in the United States for use in farmed seafood.

  • China Hits Banks over ‘Hot Money’: FT Thursday, 28 Jun 2007 | 12:58 AM ET

    Ten international banks, including HSBC and Standard Chartered, have been punished by China’s foreign exchange regulator for breaching strict capital controls, the FT reported.

  • U.S. Needs to Help China Through its Rough Times: Advisor Wednesday, 27 Jun 2007 | 2:20 PM ET

    International concerns over China's food safety problems have increased, though one advisor said the U.S. must still look after its trading partner. "China is a natural ally of the United States. We should not make it otherwise," Robert Kuhn, senior advisor at Citigroup said on "Power Lunch."

  • China has closed 180 food factories after inspectors found industrial chemicals being used in products from candy to seafood, state media said Wednesday.

  • China Poised to Set Up $200 Billion Investment Fund Wednesday, 27 Jun 2007 | 3:43 AM ET

    China took a big step on Wednesday towards establishing a fund that will invest $200 billion of the country's $1.2 trillion in foreign exchange reserves in assets around the globe.

  • Macy's & Dell: Dude You're Getting A Pink Laptop Tuesday, 26 Jun 2007 | 4:51 PM ET
    Dell XPS M1330

    Color and personalization of the new XPS M1330 notebook are how Dell is choosing to highlight its design innovation and separate itself from competitors. The PC maker debuted its new line of notebooks Tuesday in an unusual way in an unlikely setting: a runway show in Macy's Herald Square. The launch is all part of Dell's efforts to regain marketshare lost to competitor H-P by rebranding with a more stylish edge.

  • BRICs Overtaking U.S. in Global Energy Industry: Study Tuesday, 26 Jun 2007 | 9:07 AM ET

    The main challengers to U.S. economic power -- Brazil, Russia, India and China -- have overtaken the United States in dominating the global energy industry, according to a new study by Goldman Sachs.

  • China COSCO Doubles in Shanghai Debut Tuesday, 26 Jun 2007 | 12:57 AM ET

    Shares in China COSCO Holdings more than doubled as they listed in Shanghai on Tuesday, after the shipping giant's $2 billion domestic IPO attracted a record 1.629 trillion yuan ($214 billion) in subscriptions.

  • In a special edition of "Power Lunch at the Four Seasons," Abby Joseph Cohen, the chief U.S. portfolio strategist at Goldman Sachs, offered her perspective on the markets, the S&P 500 and the global economy to CNBC's Bill Griffeth.

  • 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.