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Will 74 New Airports in China Help Boeing?

As part of the People's Republic of China's recently adopted five-year plan (the 13th since the revolution), the government plans to complete construction on 30 new airports and add another ...
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Chinese 4G Users Hit 770 Million in 2016

The number of people who use connected 4G devices in China reached 770 million last year, well over two times the U.S. population. No wonder it has become a bloody ...
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Nearly $30 Million Frozen for Chinese Insider Trading Scheme at Comcast

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently announced that it obtained an emergency court order freezing brokerage accounts that held over $29 million in illegal profits reaped from insider ...
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Apple Loses Market Share in China: IDC

Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) 2016 market share in China fell by 23.2% year over year to 44.9 million units, according to data released Monday by IDC Research. The U.S. giant's ...
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WeChat Messages Hit 46 Billion Over Chinese Holiday

WeChat, the Chinese instant messaging service, says 46 billion of its "electronic red envelopes" were sent over the Chinese New Year holiday. Each of these contains money sent as a ...
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China Optical Demand Still Red Hot: 4 Stocks to Buy With Big Upside Potential

The more speed, latency, gaming, cloud computing, storage and streaming demand of the internet, the more the top companies working on the metro build-outs and 100G may continue to blow ...
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Did China Trade Deficit Kill 3.4 Million American Jobs?

The argument continues to be made that America's trade relationship with China has cost the United States jobs. It is one of the debates at the core of the new ...
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Why Alibaba Earnings, Revenues Soared Again in Q3

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) reported fiscal third-quarter results before markets opened Tuesday morning. The China-based internet giant reported adjusted diluted earnings per American depositary share (ADS) of $1.30 ...
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What Trump’s Trade Statement Means for the Auto Industry

The inauguration of President Donald Trump last Friday and the next day's demonstration may have obscured action on one of the new president's most often mentioned campaign promises. The president ...
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China Will Spend $2 Billion To Attack Air Pollution Problem In Beijing

The level of air pollution is so high on certain days that the Beijing's government has to shutter factories and restrict the number of cars which enter the city. China ...
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Why Gold Demand Could Remain Quite Strong in 2017

Gold enjoyed a stellar return in 2016. What was so unusual about the gain is that at the end of December 2015 and at the start of the following January, ...
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After Years of Gains, Clean Energy Investment Is on the Decline

Call it global warming. Call it climate change. Maybe it's a nuance, or maybe your political stance determines how you feel about this debate. 24/7 Wall St. has tracked investment ...
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Will Air Pollution Slow China’s Red-Hot Car Market?

The China Association of Automobile Manufacturers announced car and light vehicle sales rose 15% to 24.4 million. Some of the growth likely was due to favorable sales tax provisions from ...
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Analysts Warming to Baidu in 2017 After a Choppy 2016

Baidu Inc. (NASDAQ: BIDU) had a rough 2016, but things might be looking up as 2017 gets underway. Baidu has now seen two analyst upgrades in two days. Stifel raised ...
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McDonald’s Dumps 80% of China Operations

McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) must be very unhappy with its China business. It has sold 80% of its operations there to two financial firms. The reasons for the decision were ...
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