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HSBC Purchasing Managers’ Index — Official Press Release

China's manufacturing activity slowed in August, according to HSBC: Chinese manufacturers saw a further improvement in overall operating conditions in August. That said, the pace of improvement eased to a ...
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Qihoo 360 Earnings Trade Margins for Growth

Qihoo 360 Technology Co. Ltd. (NYSE: QIHU) reported second-quarter fiscal 2014 results before markets opened Monday. The Chinese Internet and mobile device security products provider reported adjusted earnings per American ...
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China to Launch OS, Challenge Microsoft and Google

In what is likely to become a major challenge to Microsoft Corp.'s (NASDAQ: MSFT) Windows and Google Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOG) Android, China will release its own operating system. According to ...
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King Digital Finally Gets Candy Crush Live in China

King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE: KING) is taking Candy Crush to China. The mobile games maker announced early on Friday that a localized version of Candy Crush Saga is now ...
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Growing Concerns for Macau Casino Stocks

The world of casino stocks is often very volatile. Sometimes a good economy isn't enough. Then there are the regional concerns for casinos, such as Macau having new risks and ...
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As NQ CFO Bails, the Questionable Plot Thickens

China’s leading mobile Internet security services provider, NQ Mobile Inc. (NYSE: NQ) announced Friday morning that the company’s chief financial officer has resigned effective August 22, 2014 for family reasons. ...
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Why Tencent is Helping Alibaba IPO — and Even Yahoo!

As if Chinese Internet giant Alibaba needed more punch, earnings from Hong Kong-listed rival Tencent Holdings Ltd. are likely to provide even more lift to Alibaba’s upcoming initial public offering ...
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Will Forced Price Cuts Affect Tata’s Luxury Car Sales in China?

India’s Tata Motors Ltd. (NYSE: TTM) posted a solid earnings beat on Monday and the company’s stock rose 7.5%. Tata’s sales in its home country have been lagging, but its ...
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China Says 150 Economic Fugitives Flee to US

China says that a portion of the fugitives from the country lives in America. China Daily calls these very special kind of people "economic fugitives," whatever that may be. Apparently, ...
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China July Trade Surplus–The Official Announcement

General Customs Administration reported today. Reuters said: Exports in July jumped 14.5 percent from a year earlier - the fastest pace in 15 months, the General Administration of Customs said ...
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iDreamSky IPO Not As Hot As It Looks

iDreamSky Technology Ltd. (NASDAQ: DSKY), a leading mobile game publishing platform in China, started trading on the NASDAQ on Thursday. The company is known for being the distributor of the ...
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Xiaomi: China’s New #1 Smartphone Vendor

The long-time leader in smartphone sales in China has been Korea’s Samsung Electronics. But a new sheriff rode into town in the second quarter. China’s Xiaomi sold nearly 15 million ...
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3 of World’s Leading Smartphone Vendors Are Now Chinese

The reasons for Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Samsung to look over their shoulders in the smartphone business have increased since their current product lines have aged. Each has another ...
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Xbox One to Be Sold in China, a Challenge for PS4

Today, China is a market that most software and hardware companies believe they must conquer if they are to expand what may be stagnant sales worldwide. The most recent example ...
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Has China Lost Its Addiction to Gold?

By now, speculators and investors have learned over and over that gold is a very fickle commodity. The daily rationale for why gold rises and falls is sometimes hard to follow. ...
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