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*Guangdong shares rise on Pearl River Delta FTZ plans. BEIJING, April 24- China shares were mixed on Thursday as free trade zone development plans dominated trading, while Hong Kong stocks found support from earnings and a rebound in China Unicom.
*China Supreme Court says Mitsui pays about $29 mln. Mitsui paid about 2.92 billion yen in leasing fees, including interest and damages, China's Supreme Court said, in a statement on its official microblog.
*Yuan may fall below 6.25/ dollar support soon. SHANGHAI, April 24- China's yuan weakened on Thursday on increased corporate dollar demand, as sentiment towards the Chinese currency turned bearish due to lingering weakness since mid-January, traders said.
Twitter CEO Dick Costolo will meet Shanghai government officials, academics and students in his first visit to China.
Last June, an affiliate of the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba made an offer to its hundreds of millions of users: Give us your cash, and we will pay more than Chinese banks wil
James Gruber, Author of investment news letter "Asia Confidential," says the Shanghai market's underperfomance reveals that investors have been pricing in lower economic growth for a long time.
FireEye acquired Mandiant, the computer forensics specialist best known for unveiling a secret Chinese military unit believed to be behind hacking attacks on U.S. companies.
Harmut Graf, CEO of Europe-based index provider STOXX, describes the company's expansion in Asia and describes which markets remain his top priority.
Walt Disney Co. announced plans to open a retail store in central Shanghai in 2015, representing the first move for the company into mainland China.
Actor Robert De Niro is diving into the world of Chinese property development, inking a deal to build a massive entertainment complex in Shanghai.
Yao Wei , China Economist at Societe Generale says since China economic growth has been positive, Beijing is using this time to clean up credit.
Sunday's takeoff of Shanghai's free trade zone, if it proves to be a success, could accelerate reforms across China.
Michael Klibaner, head of research China at Jones Lang LaSalle, describes the Shanghai free trade as a "symbolic gesture" but stresses that China needs financial market reforms.
CNBC's Bernie Lo and Sri Jegarajah discuss whether Shanghai's free trade zone, scheduled for launch this Sunday, is an example of the government's commitment to financial reforms.
A senior Chinese official put pressure on around 30 foreign firms to confess to any antitrust violations and warned them against using external lawyers to fight accusations from regulators, sources said.
There's a clear trade suggested by chart action in gold and copper, Dennis Gartman says.
Will the economic slowdown in China continue? CNBC's Eunice Yoon takes a look.
CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports China's leaders are getting tough and serious about economic reforms and banks; and CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, and David Goldman, Macrostrategy, discuss how China will get to a normal banking system.
Gordon Chang, Forbes columnist, explains why he believes China is on a downward slope that will only become steeper.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso Cabrera explains SHIBOR, the Shanghai Interbank Offered Rate, and why it has been rising of late. It was one of the things that drove the market down yesterday.