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China to raise $6 billion via bond issue; U.S. investors welcome for first time - sources

13 Oct 2020

HONG KONG/SHANGHAI China is set to raise around $6 billion (4.6 billion pounds) through an international sovereign bond sale this week in which it will allow U.S.-based institutional investors to participate for the first time, four people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

China tourism rebounds over Golden Week but still below last year

09 Oct 2020

SHANGHAI/BEIJING Domestic tourism in China saw a robust rebound over the just-ended Golden Week holiday, encouraged by the country's success in stamping out the novel coronavirus, although levels were still well short of last year.

China gets nod to join FTSE Russell's trillion-dollar WGBI club

25 Sep 2020

NEW YORK/SHANGHAI FTSE Russell will add Chinese government bonds (CGBs) to its flagship World Government Bond Index (WGBI), the index provider said on Thursday, paving the way for billions of dollars of inflows into the world's second-largest economy.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares make tepid recovery on tech rally and stimulus hopes

25 Sep 2020

* Asian shares posted biggest drop in more than 3 months Thursday

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares rise on tech rally, renewed stimulus hopes

25 Sep 2020

* Asian shares posted biggest drop in more than 3 months Thursday

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares slide, dollar up as hopes of economic recovery fade

24 Sep 2020

LONDON/SHANGHAI, Sept 24 Global shares slid and the dollar rose on Thursday on investor concern about another economic hit from the coronavirus pandemic, ahead of German sentiment data and speeches from a clutch of central bankers.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares sink on fading global recovery hopes

24 Sep 2020

SHANGHAI/NEW YORK, Sept 24 Asian shares dropped on Thursday, set for their worst day in two months, as warnings from U.S. Federal Reserve officials underscored investor worries over the resilience of an economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic.

Asian shares tumble as global recovery hopes falter

24 Sep 2020

SHANGHAI/NEW YORK Asian shares fell on Thursday following a slump on Wall Street overnight, as a series of warnings from U.S. Federal Reserve officials underscored investor worries over the resilience of the economic recovery.

Ninebot's IPO highlights Beijing's eagerness to lure home listings

23 Sep 2020

SHANGHAI Chinese e-scooter maker Ninebot Ltd will launch a domestic initial public offering soon with a listing structure that shows how eager Beijing is for Chinese tech companies to list at home amid rising tensions with Washington.

Investors eye new haven in Chinese bonds as index decision looms

23 Sep 2020

SHANGHAI China's recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and a flurry of market reforms are creating an ideal backdrop for the possible inclusion of its government bonds in a major global index this week.

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