Xilinx Tumbles After Saying Chief Financial Officer Flores to Depart

Xilinx Tumbles After Saying Chief Financial Officer Flores to Depart

Xilinx announces Chief Financial Officer Lorenzo Flores will be leaving the chipmaker. It was announced Friday he would join Toshiba Memory Holdings as vice chairman.

Thousands of Canadian GM Workers Temporarily Laid Off as UAW Strike Continues

Thousands of Canadian GM Workers Temporarily Laid Off as UAW Strike Continues

About 2,000 workers at GM's Oshawa plant in Canada are on temporary layoff due to a parts shortage related to the UAW strike, GM Canada says.

2 Stocks on My Radar in a Low-Energy Market

2 Stocks on My Radar in a Low-Energy Market

Flat markets tend to produce favorable technical setups, but this one may put us to sleep while we wait for further developments.

Work Stopped On Residential Project On Top Of Ho Man Tin MTR Station After Subsidence Detected

Work Stopped On Residential Project On Top Of Ho Man Tin MTR Station After Subsidence Detected

Reading recorded in subway connecting two streets and Ho Man Tin station shows subsidence level of 21mm, exceeding preset trigger level of 20mm

Three Members Of Hong Kong Localist Party Demosisto 'prosecuted For Protest At National Anthem Bill Committee Meeting In March'

Three Members Of Hong Kong Localist Party Demosisto 'prosecuted For Protest At National Anthem Bill Committee Meeting In March'

Party says Department of Justice issues summons to vice-chairman Isaac Cheng and two others for 'violating executive order' on March 16 Trio had stormed the desk of national anthem bill committee chairman Martin Liao during a public hearing on the proposed law

Like the Market, We Are Stuck in Neutral

Like the Market, We Are Stuck in Neutral

Our latest look at the charts and data of major stock indices.

Protest-scarred MTR Corporation Promises Promotions To Entice Travellers Back To 'lacklustre' High-speed Cross-border Rail Link

Protest-scarred MTR Corporation Promises Promotions To Entice Travellers Back To 'lacklustre' High-speed Cross-border Rail Link

Daily ridership was 52,111 in first year - more than one-third fewer than the government's estimate of 80,100 But in August passenger numbers plummeted to just 37,623 per day - with mainland tourists staying away amid protests

J.C. Penney Stock Surges on Report of Creditor Talks to Ease Debt Burden

J.C. Penney Stock Surges on Report of Creditor Talks to Ease Debt Burden

Bankruptcy isn't a focus of the anticipated debt talks, Bloomberg reports.

McDermott Soars After Receiving Interest for Lummus Technology Unit

McDermott Soars After Receiving Interest for Lummus Technology Unit

McDermott International skyrockets after the engineering and construction company says it has received unsolicited interest to acquire all or part of Lummus Technology, which has been valued at $2.5 billion.

Economist Perspective: No-Deal Brexit Could Stoke Inflation

Economist Perspective: No-Deal Brexit Could Stoke Inflation

UK's inflation is caught in the crosshairs of the Brexit debacle.

Stock Versus Stat: Green Bay Packer Quarterback Aaron Rodgers Versus Apple

Stock Versus Stat: Green Bay Packer Quarterback Aaron Rodgers Versus Apple

Let's talk about stocks versus stats.

HSBC Refutes Claims It Pressured Contractor To Remove Worker Who Was Pushing For Bank Trade Union In Hong Kong

HSBC Refutes Claims It Pressured Contractor To Remove Worker Who Was Pushing For Bank Trade Union In Hong Kong

Nathan Leung, who works for contractor Compass Group, said he was asked to move from bank and that transfer request was tantamount to dismissal But a spokeswoman for the bank rejected his claims, saying Leung was not and had never been an employee of HSBC

Could The Chinese Film Industry Be The Biggest Loser From Beijing's Ban On Taiwan's Golden Horse Awards?

Could The Chinese Film Industry Be The Biggest Loser From Beijing's Ban On Taiwan's Golden Horse Awards?

Beijing says last year's 'Asian Oscars' were politicised by forces supporting Taiwanese independence Industry watchers say China is not doing its cinema talent any favours by keeping them away from prestigious Taipei event

Swire Becomes First Hong Kong Developer To Offer Relief, Lowers Rents Temporarily At Pacific Place In Protest-hit Admiralty

Swire Becomes First Hong Kong Developer To Offer Relief, Lowers Rents Temporarily At Pacific Place In Protest-hit Admiralty

'Temporary rental adjustments' are being made on a case-by-case basis, Swire Properties says Retailers likely to continue to face a challenging business environment ahead, JLL says

Ex-World Bank Chief Robert Zoellick Says Hong Kong Leaders Have Lost Touch, Warns Of 'dangerous Situation'

Ex-World Bank Chief Robert Zoellick Says Hong Kong Leaders Have Lost Touch, Warns Of 'dangerous Situation'

Former top US trade official laments the new view in Washington that cooperation with Beijing has failed, but remains optimistic the two powers can turn their ties around Americans are unnerved by China's use of technology to monitor its population, Zoellick adds, and 'many people in the US find it creepy'

5 Tips for Navigating a Flat Stock Market

5 Tips for Navigating a Flat Stock Market

A lack of movement in the market is making for very difficult trading.

China Calls For Calm In Aftermath Of Drone Strikes On Saudi Oil Facilities

China Calls For Calm In Aftermath Of Drone Strikes On Saudi Oil Facilities

King Salman briefs Chinese president on attacks and says ties between two countries are 'solid and good' Beijing is caught between its biggest source of imported oil and a country with huge market potential, observers say

US Seeking To 'colonise' China's Economy With Trade Deal, Says Veteran Economic Policymaker Li Deshui

US Seeking To 'colonise' China's Economy With Trade Deal, Says Veteran Economic Policymaker Li Deshui

US demanded China amend domestic laws and proposed establishment of bilateral office to debate Beijing's economic policies, Li Deshui says Trade war is part of a bigger US strategy to contain China by limiting development in key industries, he says

China And US In New 'cold War' That Is 'more Difficult' Than Soviet-era, Says Former US Ambassador To China

China And US In New 'cold War' That Is 'more Difficult' Than Soviet-era, Says Former US Ambassador To China

Series of high-profile former US government figures painted a grim portrait of US-China relations, as 14 month trade war rumbles on Comments suggest souring mood in diplomatic and trade policy circles, with many expecting 'a protracted series of on again off again conflicts'

Apple, Facebook, Trade Talks, Climate Change Protests - 5 Things You Must Know

Apple, Facebook, Trade Talks, Climate Change Protests - 5 Things You Must Know

U.S. stock futures are higher as investors debate the Federal Reserve's next policy move and look for progress from the current round of U.S.-China trade talks; Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg meets with Donald Trump at the White House; Apple's iPhone 11 goes on sale across the world; global climate change demonstrations kick off in Australia.

Jim Cramer: 4 Stocks to Watch on China Trade Headlines

Jim Cramer: 4 Stocks to Watch on China Trade Headlines

Antipathy between the U.S. and Chinese governments doesn't extend to the Chinese people, who have stepped up their American buying just when you would expect a politically gendered collapse of demand.

Russia Acts To Protect Lake Baikal Amid Anger At Moscow, Concerns Over Chinese Development

Russia Acts To Protect Lake Baikal Amid Anger At Moscow, Concerns Over Chinese Development

Observers say domestic issues prompted Kremlin to tighten environmental protection around the lake in Siberia, but Chinese activities also played a part Businesses catering to growing number of visitors from China may be easy scapegoats as they are 'among the most visible because they are foreign'

More Oxygen Bottles Found Tampered With On Cathay Pacific Flights, Adding To Hong Kong Carrier's Problems

More Oxygen Bottles Found Tampered With On Cathay Pacific Flights, Adding To Hong Kong Carrier's Problems

Beleaguered company had already been investigating previous incidents for more than five weeks Sabotage comes at a tough time for the group, with local unrest causing reduced passenger numbers and pressure from Beijing

China's Financial Market Reform Opens Up Opportunities For Hong Kong, Strengthens Gateway Role

China's Financial Market Reform Opens Up Opportunities For Hong Kong, Strengthens Gateway Role

Hong Kong's unique location, regulatory framework and openness make it irreplaceable for foreign investors looking to tap the Chinese onshore market, analysts say

Hang Seng Index Is World's Worst Performer This Week As Political Turmoil Takes Toll On Economy

Hang Seng Index Is World's Worst Performer This Week As Political Turmoil Takes Toll On Economy

The Hang Seng Index fell 3.4 per cent for the week as the fallout from the protests hurts corporate earnings China's Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.2 per cent on Friday after the loan prime rate was lowered

US-China Trade War Will Continue As Costs To Both Sides Are Minimal, Says Singapore Economist

US-China Trade War Will Continue As Costs To Both Sides Are Minimal, Says Singapore Economist

Tan Kong Yam of the Nanyang Technological University said the economic confrontation has roiled other economies more than the US and China He added that the trade war could end up being a 'sideshow' as the real struggle is the battle for supremacy in technology between Washington and Beijing

Abandoned HK$11.1 Billion Kai Tak Commercial Plot Has Its Wings Clipped By Protests, Is Back On Market For 40 Per Cent Less

Abandoned HK$11.1 Billion Kai Tak Commercial Plot Has Its Wings Clipped By Protests, Is Back On Market For 40 Per Cent Less

Hong Kong-based Goldin Financial Holdings abandoned site and forfeited HK$25 million deposit less than a month after winning the bid Hong Kong's worst political crisis in decades has pushed analysts to cut valuations

China Points Finger At US Trade War After US$940 Billion Sovereign Wealth Fund Suffers Negative Growth In 2018

China Points Finger At US Trade War After US$940 Billion Sovereign Wealth Fund Suffers Negative Growth In 2018

China Investment Corporation (CIC) saw a 2.35 per cent negative return on its overseas investment portfolio in 2018 in contrast to the gain of 17.6 per cent in 2017 Fund general manager Ju Weimin says trade tensions have led to a 'more cautious view' of the situation in the United States, which 'we are watching closely'

China's Scrapping Of QFII And RQFII Caps On Foreign Investment Will Have A Very Limited Effect, Say Analysts

China's Scrapping Of QFII And RQFII Caps On Foreign Investment Will Have A Very Limited Effect, Say Analysts

Beijing's recent decision to remove quotas on the QFII and RQFII schemes carries only symbolic significance as the programmes are quickly becoming obsolete, say analysts The programmes' popularity has declined as investors have turned increasingly to the stock connect and its bond equivalents

Shanghai Offers Cash Incentives Of Up To US$8.5 Million To Lure Financial Institutions To Lingang Free-trade Zone Area

Shanghai Offers Cash Incentives Of Up To US$8.5 Million To Lure Financial Institutions To Lingang Free-trade Zone Area

Banks, insurers and brokerages will receive up to 60 million yuan (US$8.46 million) in subsidies to buy office properties in Lingang, the new part of the FTZ Shanghai doubled the size of its FTZ last month by including part of Lingang, a previously untapped area linked to the Yangshan deep water port