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Highlights From China's Fourth Plenary Session

China has concluded a four-day closed-door session, the fourth plenary session of the 18th Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, and has announced a communique following its closing on Thursday. 411 more words

Emerging Markets

Morning market madness, 24/10/2014 - Shake&bake buns!

Wow, the volatility these days, especially during the US opening hours!

The Nikkei 225 futures rallied almost 2% since their Tokyo close, fuelled by a yen drop of 1% largely off the back of good US employment data plus decent earnings from US corporates. 577 more words

Market Reflections

Shanghai Girls, by Lisa See

October 23rd, 2014

““Writing a novel is a terrible experience, during which the hair often falls out and the teeth decay. I’m always irritated by people who imply that writing fiction is an escape from reality. 903 more words

Review

Ebola -- compare to China and Sars [Foreign Policy]

As a New York doctor checks into a hospital, here is an article about China’s 2003 SARS epidemic, and the successful, though frighteningly authoritarian response by monolithic state power. 80 more words

China's debt set to spiral down the line, says Bloomberg.com

Call it another false alarm in the China-overtaking-the-U.S. saga. Notwithstanding the latest estimates from the International Monetary Fund, the U.S., the world’s largest economy is still, well, numero uno. 422 more words

Business Bits

Checkin' In

Hey guys,
I’m currently in Shenzhen, China now chillin’ on my bed and gonna catch some good sleep which is totally rare when I’m back in Singapore. 141 more words

Life