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  • Vietnamese riot in industrial zones in anti-China protest Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 1:58 AM ET

    HANOI, May 14- Rioting broke out at industrial zones in southern Vietnam during protests by thousands of workers angered by Chinese oil drilling in a contested area of the South China Sea, officials said on Wednesday.

  • Comcast partners with Asian carriers, eyes mobile Monday, 12 May 2014 | 11:55 AM ET
    A Comcast truck is seen parked at one of their centers in Pompano Beach, Florida.

    Comcast is giving two Asian mobile firms access to its WiFi hot spots in the US, illustrating its ambitions to compete with US wireless carriers.

  • NEW YORK, May 12- Comcast Corp is giving at least two Asian cellular operators access to its WiFi hot spots in the United States, in trial partnerships that illustrate the cable company's ambitions to compete with U.S. wireless carriers.

  • NEW YORK, May 11- Comcast Corp is offering at least two Asian cellular operators access to its WiFi hot spots in the United States, in trial partnerships that illustrate the cable company's ambitions to compete with U.S. wireless carriers.

  • Cher Wang fights to remain top woman in telecoms Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    Made her HTC a leader in smartphones, and herself and her husband billionaires, but now struggling to compete with rivals' newer models and brands.

  • *Tencent, banks and regulators stand in Alibaba's way. HONG KONG/ BEIJING, April 3- Alibaba, the world's biggest e-commerce company, changed how China shops. Joe Tsai, executive vice chairman of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, sees an Alibaba future that stretches from banking to education, travel to entertainment.

  • Call it the Chinese Student Invasion Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 1:37 PM ET
    On March 22, 2014, the Taiwanese alternative rock group Mayday became the first Chinese-speaking band to perform at Madison Square Garden. From left to right: Masa (bassist), Monster (bandleader and guitarist), Guan You (drummer), Ashin (vocalist and song composer) and Stone (guitarist).

    The debut of Mayday, aka the Chinese Beatles in the U.S. was well received — but it's not quite a Chinese Invasion of pop culture just yet.

  • Mayday at MSG     Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 1:00 PM ET

    Taiwanese alternative rock band Mayday, also known as the "Chinese Beatles," made its debut at Madison Square Garden on March 22nd, drawing thousands of fans.

  • China's plan for global yuan hits speed bumps Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 5:00 PM ET

    HONG KONG/ SINGAPORE, March 26- Turbulence in Chinese financial markets, reflecting growing worries about investing in the country's assets, could slow the yuan's rapid emergence as a major international currency.

  • LONDON, March 24- Commodity trader Gunvor has reassured lenders the firm will avoid U.S. sanctions under its new ownership structure as it presses ahead with plans to raise what bankers said would be a $665 million syndicated loan.

  • LONDON, March 24- Commodity trader Gunvor has reassured lenders the firm will avoid U.S. sanctions under its new ownership structure as it presses ahead with plans to raise a $665 million syndicated loan, bankers said on Monday.

  • Pegatron to shine this year: Daiwa     Sunday, 23 Mar 2014 | 11:45 PM ET

    Pegatron's secure position in Apple's supply chain and its expansion in China will boost the firm this year, says Steven Tseng, Director of Equity Research at Capital Markets Taiwan.

  • Is it time for Taiwan to shine?     Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 | 10:24 PM ET

    Simon Grose-Hodge, Head of Investment Advisory, South Asia at LGT Bank, says Taiwan's ability to leverage on growth in China and the U.S. will help it outperform its Asian peers.

  • Here come the 'Chinese Beatles'! Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 | 2:34 PM ET
    Mayday's five members pose in a still from their recent music video "Step by Step." From left, Guan You (drummer), Masa (bassist), Monster (guitarist), Ashin (vocalist) and Stone(guitarist).

    A band known as the "Chinese Beatles" is about to hit U.S. shores. (Cue the screaming girls.) Is this the beginning of a "Chinese Invasion" of music?

  • BEIJING, March 6- China's Juneyao Group, the parent of Juneyao Airlines, is in talks with planemaker Boeing and Airbus about acquiring more than 20 more planes, its chairman said on Thursday.

  • What's up for Alibaba's mobile app strategy? Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    HONG KONG/ BEIJING, Feb 25- Billionaire Jack Ma's Alibaba, the dominant force in China's $1.6 trillion e-commerce market, may already have lost a battle with rival Tencent for the world's biggest mobile market.

  • BUSINESS-NEWS-SCHEDULE AT 0930 GMT / 4.30 AM ET Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 5:13 AM ET

    LONDON- HSBC reports a 9 percent increase in annual pretax profit, which misses market expectations, and warns of greater volatility in emerging markets this year, sending its stock price sharply lower. Volkswagen shares plunge on outlook, Scania deal.

  • LONDON, Feb 13- European steel lobby Eurofer plans to file anti-dumping cases this year with the European Commission against exports of cold rolled stainless sheet from China and Taiwan and of electrical steel sheet from Russia.

  • How should you be investing in Asia?     Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 12:32 AM ET

    Timothy Riddell, Head of Global Markets Research at ANZ, says investors can look to Taiwan and Korea for buying opportunities, but warns to avoid Thailand and the Philippines.

  • *Lenovo says will buy Motorola smartphone unit from Google. BEIJING, Jan 30- Lenovo Group, the Chinese technology company that earns about 80 percent of its revenue from personal computers, is betting it can also be a challenger to Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and Apple Inc in the smartphone market.