A New Weapon for Dairy Farmers Seeking Better Prices

A New Weapon for Dairy Farmers Seeking Better Prices

Low prices for dairy products are causing 'real economic damage' says a dairy broker.

Trade War Sees China's Provinces Slash Growth Forecasts For 2019

Trade War Sees China's Provinces Slash Growth Forecasts For 2019

Eight provinces have set lower GDP growth targets for this year A nationwide slowdown is a likely scenario as trade war starts to bite

China's Hualin Group Becomes Second Medical Firm In Spotlight Over Pyramid-selling Claims

China's Hualin Group Becomes Second Medical Firm In Spotlight Over Pyramid-selling Claims

Hualin executives held as investigation into alleged pyramid scheme begins Company's acid-alkaline therapies enjoy high profile online

China's Biggest LED Chip Maker Tumbles By Daily Limit In Shanghai

China's Biggest LED Chip Maker Tumbles By Daily Limit In Shanghai

Shares of Sanan Optoelectronics slide 10 per cent on Wednesday Sell-off highlights jittery mood among investors spooked by recent bond default at Kande Xin Composite Material Group

No Perceived Bias In Leung Chun-ying UGL Probe, So No Outside Legal Advice, Says Hong Kong Justice Minister Teresa Cheng

No Perceived Bias In Leung Chun-ying UGL Probe, So No Outside Legal Advice, Says Hong Kong Justice Minister Teresa Cheng

'It is not a must for the DOJ to seek external legal advice when the involved person is a high-ranking official,' minister tells Legco Democrat Lam Cheuk-ting calls on Cheng to resign, citing poll showing her popularity has slipped to a new low

China To Press Ahead With Investments In 5G And Internet Of Things, NDRC Official Says

China To Press Ahead With Investments In 5G And Internet Of Things, NDRC Official Says

China's top economic planning agency says investing in "new form of infrastructure" is a top priority

US-China Trade War Agreement Could Extend Economic Cycle, Fund Manager Says

US-China Trade War Agreement Could Extend Economic Cycle, Fund Manager Says

Trade agreement would ease market fears, according to Eoin Walsh of TwentyFour Asset Management Investors should focus on short-dated credit to lock in returns

Hong Kong's Richest Woman, Pollyanna Chu, Rents Out A Floor Of The Center To Her Own Company At Premium To Market Rate

Hong Kong's Richest Woman, Pollyanna Chu, Rents Out A Floor Of The Center To Her Own Company At Premium To Market Rate

Level 72 of the city's priciest office tower has been leased to Kingston Financial Group for HK$109 million (US$13.89 million) over three years The deal would be a salve for Chu and her co-investors, who have struggled to find buyers for the 73-storey building, for which they paid US$5.15 billion

Hongkongers Are Financially Unprepared For Retirement And Death, Exposing The Risks Of Living In The World's Most Expensive City

Hongkongers Are Financially Unprepared For Retirement And Death, Exposing The Risks Of Living In The World's Most Expensive City

Married couples with children face a shortfall of HK$4.65 million between their bequests during sudden deaths, and their present income, according to a Citibank survey The December survey canvassed 1,224 affluent residents, defined as those with between HK$300,000 and HK$1 million in assets

China Expert And Former US Diplomat Believes Deal To End Trade War Will Happen Before Summer

China Expert And Former US Diplomat Believes Deal To End Trade War Will Happen Before Summer

Andy Rothman thinks domestic issues on both sides lead to increased motivation to make an agreement Rothman was head of macroeconomics and domestic policy office of the US Embassy in Beijing.

Grab And ZhongAn Team Up For Insurance Joint Venture In Southeast Asia

Grab And ZhongAn Team Up For Insurance Joint Venture In Southeast Asia

Grab is expanding from its core transport offerings into financial services and healthcare

Prices Of China's New Homes Grow At The Weakest Pace In Eight Months As Purchase Curbs Bite Hard Amid A Slowing Economy

Prices Of China's New Homes Grow At The Weakest Pace In Eight Months As Purchase Curbs Bite Hard Amid A Slowing Economy

The slowdown was mainly dragged by second and third-tier cities, while first-tier cities staged a rebound to hit the highest in more than two years Weak price data could vindicate more policy easing this year as Beijing tried to prop up domestic demand

Hong Kong And China Stocks Edge Lower Led By Xiaomi On Share Sale Report

Hong Kong And China Stocks Edge Lower Led By Xiaomi On Share Sale Report

New home prices grew faster in megacities such as Beijing but slowed or reversed elsewhere Xiaomi led the decline in Hong Kong on report investor sold 231 million class B shares

What Are The Most Popular Traditional Games And Toys In China?

What Are The Most Popular Traditional Games And Toys In China?

Construction toys are predicted to remain China's top growth category from 2018 by 2022 Plush toys, and games and puzzles to see decline in sales by 2022

Microsoft Shares Up After Major Health Care Deal With Walgreens

Microsoft Shares Up After Major Health Care Deal With Walgreens

Microsoft and Walgreens Boots Alliance are teaming up to research new ways of delivering health care.

Device Maker Microbot Medical Gives Back Gains

Device Maker Microbot Medical Gives Back Gains

Massachusetts-based medical device company Microbot Medical reveals a $3 million investment in the company.

Mega Project For 9,500 Private Flats In Sai Kung Given Go-ahead By Hong Kong Planning Department

Mega Project For 9,500 Private Flats In Sai Kung Given Go-ahead By Hong Kong Planning Department

Developer SHKP applied last year to nearly double original number of flats at Sai Kung site while slashing unit sizes by almost 40 per cent Application to be discussed by Town Planning Board committee on Friday

Hong Kong Banks Need To Adopt This Key Hiring Practice As Virtual Era Dawns

Hong Kong Banks Need To Adopt This Key Hiring Practice As Virtual Era Dawns

City's banks in new arms race to acquire top tech talent The Hong Kong Monetary Authority is expected to issue the city's first virtual bank license during the first quarter

Arconic Shares Rise as Deal Nears for Aerospace Firm

Arconic Shares Rise as Deal Nears for Aerospace Firm

The stock price of aerospace parts maker Arconic is on the rise amid a report that Appollo Global Management is close to announcing a $10 billion deal for the firm.

Office Rents Headed Higher In Island East And Tsim Sha Tsui, As Central Exodus Gathers Steam

Office Rents Headed Higher In Island East And Tsim Sha Tsui, As Central Exodus Gathers Steam

The HK$36 billion (US$4.59 billion) Central-Wan Chai Bypass and Island Eastern Corridor Link is set to open Sunday Faster transit links will help boost demand for offices in Quarry Bay and North Point, analysts say

Trump's Trade War Tariffs Send Firms To Hong Kong For A Little-known Legal Loophole

Trump's Trade War Tariffs Send Firms To Hong Kong For A Little-known Legal Loophole

The US 'first sale' rule allows duties to be levied only on the initial sale from the manufacturer to the initial wholesaler The rule is legal in the US but requires voluminous paperwork

Tsuen Wan, Tseung Kwan O And Kai Tak - Three Districts Where Renters Can Find Cheap Bargains

Tsuen Wan, Tseung Kwan O And Kai Tak - Three Districts Where Renters Can Find Cheap Bargains

The surge in the number of rental listings as new developments become ready for occupation is adding downward pressure on rents, agents say

Striking Options: Global Crude Demand and Trade Tariffs

Striking Options: Global Crude Demand and Trade Tariffs

What is China's weak export data revealing about crude oil?

PG&E Stock Slides Another 17%

PG&E Stock Slides Another 17%

The California utility was down nearly 40% at one point as the company heads toward a bankruptcy filing.

Tencent Plugs Holes, And Boosts Profits, With 163 New Investments

Tencent Plugs Holes, And Boosts Profits, With 163 New Investments

In the third quarter, Tencent's profit increased 30 per cent mainly due to gains from investment-related items

3 Things to Know at Market Close: Brexit Breakdown, Goodyear and JPMorgan Chase

3 Things to Know at Market Close: Brexit Breakdown, Goodyear and JPMorgan Chase

Here's what you need to know on TheStreet.

First Republic Bank Surges on Strong Earnings Report

First Republic Bank Surges on Strong Earnings Report

California-based bank sees growth in fourth quarter and year in key areas including earnings, revenue, loans and deposits.

In Case You Missed It: Stock Investors Lean in After China Stimulus, JPM Results

In Case You Missed It: Stock Investors Lean in After China Stimulus, JPM Results

Out of all the news out Tuesday, here's what the market thought was most important.

Wells Fargo Falls After CEO Says Sanctions to Last Through 2019

Wells Fargo Falls After CEO Says Sanctions to Last Through 2019

Wells Fargo CEO Tim Sloan says the Federal Reserve sanctions that have weighed on the scandal-plagued bank will last through the rest of this year, sending the stock tumbling. The comments came after the bank earlier Tuesday reported a decline in fourth-quarter profit.

JPMorgan Earnings Fall Shy of Estimates for First Time in Four Years

JPMorgan Earnings Fall Shy of Estimates for First Time in Four Years

JPMorgan's fourth-quarter profit of $1.98 a share misses analysts' estimates of $2.20, as trading revenue falls short of expectations and costs rise for loan-loss reserves.