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'Urgent homework' to be done on South China Sea Code of Conduct: Vivian Balakrishnan

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

BORACAY, Philippines: ASEAN foreign ministers are set on completing a framework for a Code of Conduct (COC) on the South China Sea by June this year. 420 more words

Current Affairs

Foreign investment is not leaving China: commerce minister

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

China’s commerce minister on Tuesday sought to assuage concerns that foreign investment is leaving the country, saying claims to that effect were “biased.” 313 more words

Money Matters

HSBC says net profit dived 82% to $2.48 bn last year

AFP

© AFP/File | HSBC’s reported net profit of $2.48 billion for 2016 compared with $13.52 billion recorded in 2015

HONG KONG (AFP) – HSBC said Tuesday that net profit fell 82 percent in 2016, calling it a period remembered for its “largely unexpected economic and political events”, while it warned of further uncertainty this year. 202 more words

Food Journey with Mielle, Suzhou

After the whole month of busy work and life, I got reunited with my god brother and some of the other family friends again for brunch. 74 more words

LIFESTYLE

Asean Still Seeking South China Sea "Code of Conduct"

By: Nestor P. Burgos Jr.@inquirerdotnet

Inquirer Visayas / 08:58 PM February 20, 2017

In this undated file photo released by Xinhua News Agency, a Chinese H-6K bomber patrols the islands and reefs in the South China Sea. 490 more words

Massive China deals lift Asian venture capital fintech funding to record US$5.4b in 2016

(Source: www.scmp.com)

Mega deals in China drove the total amount of funding raised by venture capital-backed financial technology start-ups in Asia to a record US$5.4 billion across 165 transactions last year. 502 more words

China

Corruption Charged: China jails former deputy Communist Party boss of Beijing -- Sentenced to only 13 years

Reuters

Mon Feb 20, 2017 | 4:35am EST

Lu Xiwen is seen on her way to work in Beijing, May 13, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer

A court in China on Monday jailed for 13 years a former deputy Communist Party boss of the capital, Beijing, after finding her guilty of corruption, state television said. 137 more words