Chinese Consumers Curb Spending On Trade War Uncertainty, But Investment And Output Jump In October

Chinese Consumers Curb Spending On Trade War Uncertainty, But Investment And Output Jump In October

Latest Chinese data shows economy is not collapsing, but raises questions about the outlook for consumer spending Data suggests government's stimulus efforts are starting to bear fruit

Causeway Bay's Russell Street Takes Over From New York's 5th Avenue As World's Most Expensive Place To Rent Shops

Causeway Bay's Russell Street Takes Over From New York's 5th Avenue As World's Most Expensive Place To Rent Shops

Average annual rents in Causeway Bay stood at US$2,671 per sq ft at the end of second quarter Sixth time in 30 years that Causeway Bay has been ranked number one

Chinese Investors Turn To Property Markets In Southeast Asia, As Western Markets Impose Capital Curbs

Chinese Investors Turn To Property Markets In Southeast Asia, As Western Markets Impose Capital Curbs

Chinese investors make a strategy U-turn as markets such as Vancouver and London are no longer so welcoming

Shanghai-based Cryptocurrency Manager Point95 Global To Launch Quant Hedge Fund Along With Hong Kong Firm

Shanghai-based Cryptocurrency Manager Point95 Global To Launch Quant Hedge Fund Along With Hong Kong Firm

Unnamed Hong Kong asset manager to act as fund distributor and manage fund whose initial size will be US$30 million Quantitative hedge fund will be domiciled in Cayman Islands

Kellogg Joins Campbell In Seeking Sweets Exit; Oil Dips Again -- ICYMI

Kellogg Joins Campbell In Seeking Sweets Exit; Oil Dips Again -- ICYMI

Here's what you need to know now for Tuesday, Nov. 13.

Developers Use Tenders To Their Advantage As They Seek To Control Falling Property Prices

Developers Use Tenders To Their Advantage As They Seek To Control Falling Property Prices

Builders are using tenders to avoid flooding the market with unsold property and openly reducing prices as market cools

Weak Stock Market An 'embarrassment' For China, Says Beijing Adviser

Weak Stock Market An 'embarrassment' For China, Says Beijing Adviser

Stock market has 'diverged completely' from country's economic fundamentals, says former vice-chairman of political advisory body Blames lack of confidence among Chinese investors for stock market weakness

With Cathay Pacific Bosses Set For Grilling On Massive Data Breach, Is Carrier Heading For Hefty EU Fine?

With Cathay Pacific Bosses Set For Grilling On Massive Data Breach, Is Carrier Heading For Hefty EU Fine?

Hong Kong lawmakers want to know exact details of hacking attack, which airline on Monday revealed had lasted for longer than it said earlier Tough new European Union privacy regulations came into force on May 25

Thailand Opens Its Biggest Luxury Shopping Playland - And Looks To Wealthy Chinese Tourists To Make It A Hit

Thailand Opens Its Biggest Luxury Shopping Playland - And Looks To Wealthy Chinese Tourists To Make It A Hit

Iconsiam has ultra luxury brands like Louis Vuitton and Hermes, posh condos and - soon - even its own monorail.

PBOC Renews Currency Backup From UK And Japan To Defend Yuan

PBOC Renews Currency Backup From UK And Japan To Defend Yuan

China central bank renews currency swap deal with UK of 350 billion yuan (US$50 billion) UK swap renewal came just two weeks after a similar credit line of 200 billion yuan with Japan

Tencent Seeks To Kill Silo Culture That Gave It WeChat As It Expands Into AI, Big Data

Tencent Seeks To Kill Silo Culture That Gave It WeChat As It Expands Into AI, Big Data

Management to promote more cooperation across different groups as part of a business restructuring Flagship messaging and social media app WeChat came about from internal rivalry

Economist Perspective: Why 2019 Will Be Different?

Economist Perspective: Why 2019 Will Be Different?

Will lag effects of interest rate hikes and the trade war with China show up in 2019?

Digital Ad Industry Shifting to E-Commerce Tactics

Digital Ad Industry Shifting to E-Commerce Tactics

Marketers are hungry for return on advertising spend, and they're starting to get just that.

Dow Ends Lower, Nasdaq Finishes Flat in Seesaw Trading

Dow Ends Lower, Nasdaq Finishes Flat in Seesaw Trading

The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended lower Tuesday after moving in and out of positive territory during the day.

Boeing Falls on Report It Withheld Potential Hazards of Flight-Control Feature

Boeing Falls on Report It Withheld Potential Hazards of Flight-Control Feature

Boeing falls Tuesday on a report that the aerospace giant withheld information about potential hazards connected with a new flight-control feature that is suspected of playing a role in last month's fatal Lion Air jet crash in Indonesia.

China's Latest Financial Data Paints A Bleak Economic Outlook Amid Trade War With US

China's Latest Financial Data Paints A Bleak Economic Outlook Amid Trade War With US

New yuan loans, a key source of funding for growth, halved in October from September Fiscal revenue, the source of government efforts, recorded a rare drop in October from the same month a year earlier

D.R. Horton Expands in Midwest With Westport Homes Buy

D.R. Horton Expands in Midwest With Westport Homes Buy

Texas-based homebuilder D.R. Horton Inc. is expanding operations in the U.S. by buying privately held Westport Homes for $190 million in cash.

FAANG Stocks Rally in Big-Tech Rebound

FAANG Stocks Rally in Big-Tech Rebound

The FAANG stocks are in business Tuesday.

What a Strong Dollar Means for the Market - Jim Cramer Breaks It Down

What a Strong Dollar Means for the Market - Jim Cramer Breaks It Down

TheStreet founder and Action Alerts Plus portfolio manager Jim Cramer breaks down Tuesday's market action.

Where To Now? 40 Years After The Big Economic Experiment That Changed China

Where To Now? 40 Years After The Big Economic Experiment That Changed China

When the inner circle of China's Communist Party endorsed a new direction for the country in December, 1978, few would have imaged the immense changes that would be unleashed. Late paramount leader Deng Xiaoping's push for 'reform and opening up' launched China's rise from the wreckage of the Cultural Revolution to the world's second-biggest economy and a major player on the international stage. To mark the 40th anniversary of the start of the process, the South China Morning Post takes an in-depth look at the forces that shaped that transformation, from the businesspeople who got industry moving to the political offensive that opened the door to the market system.

U.S. Shale Oil Again a Vital Part of Global Energy Output

U.S. Shale Oil Again a Vital Part of Global Energy Output

Thanks to shale-oil production, the U.S. is now the biggest producer of crude oil.

Here's Why OPEC Production Cuts Would Be Premature

Here's Why OPEC Production Cuts Would Be Premature

One reason: No one knows as yet what the impact of Iranian sanctions will be.

Tyson Foods Slides After Issuing Weak Guidance

Tyson Foods Slides After Issuing Weak Guidance

Sales and guidance at Tyson Foods disappoint.

Asian Mega Free-trade Deal Stalls In Singapore Despite China's Push Against Protectionism

Asian Mega Free-trade Deal Stalls In Singapore Despite China's Push Against Protectionism

India's reluctance to open up its markets among the stumbling blocks to agreement that would cover half the world's population

Chinese Premier Rejects Economic Stimulus Option As Latest Data Shows More Weakness

Chinese Premier Rejects Economic Stimulus Option As Latest Data Shows More Weakness

Li Keqiang says 'massive stimulus' like 2008 not on Beijing's radar, even as new data shows further downside New bank lending falls sharply in October, suggesting businesses reluctant to invest given uncertainties created by the trade war

Amazon, Apple, Google, Boeing and Oil Prices - 5 Things You Must Know

Amazon, Apple, Google, Boeing and Oil Prices - 5 Things You Must Know

U.S. stock futures rise on reports of progress in U.S.-China trade talks; oil prices fall for a 12th day; Apple tries to recover from its 5% slide during the previous session; Amazon has chosen two cities for its HQ2 locations, a report says; Google plans to double its workforce in New York.

Airbnb Launch Petition Calling On Hong Kong Government To Reconsider Tough Bill Targeting Home Sharing

Airbnb Launch Petition Calling On Hong Kong Government To Reconsider Tough Bill Targeting Home Sharing

Accommodation platform says proposed law would risk Hong Kong's global reputation as a tourism and travel hub The law, backed by the city's hoteliers, would allow for stiffer penalties against people using their homes for short-term rentals

Stocks Rebound Despite Tech Slump, Record Oil Slide: US-China Trade in Focus

Stocks Rebound Despite Tech Slump, Record Oil Slide: US-China Trade in Focus

Global stocks traded firmer Tuesday, with markets supported by reports of a progress in U.S-China trade talks, as investors attempt to regroup from last night's tech-led selloff on Wall Street and the longest losing streak for world oil prices on record.

Macau Theme Park And Resort Latest Firm To Bet Big On Family Tourism With Line Friends Themed Hotel Launch

Macau Theme Park And Resort Latest Firm To Bet Big On Family Tourism With Line Friends Themed Hotel Launch

Family tourism 'will be the long-term trend in Macau in the future'