Over the years, NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES) has made the most of the opportunities presented by China’s mobile and online gaming market, and has also diversified into fast-growing verticals like ecommerce to supercharge its prospects. Not surprisingly, NetEase investors have been a happy lot, as their investment in the Chinese internet specialist has experienced fivestraight years of double-digit....More>>>
Russia isn’t just trying to sell its new airliner abroad. It might build it there, too.
State-owned military-industrial giant Rostec, which is responsible for exporting Russian technology, said Sunday that it has started talks to jointly produce a commercial plane overseas — potentially in the United Arab Emirates.
The short statement, which coincided with the start....More>>>
Hindalco Industries share price gained a percent intraday on Thursday as its subsidiary Novelis is going to double its automotive aluminum capacity in China.
“Novelis Inc, the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, will invest approximately $180 million to double its automotive aluminum body sheet capacity at its Changzhou facility in China,” the aluminium major....More>>>
ESPN presidentJohn Skipperwas hiding a substance abuse problem for many years. On Monday, he stopped hiding.
Skipper’s resignation, which took effect immediately, stunned the sports and media worlds. ESPN hosts and staffers wished him well and privately wondered who will take over the TV sports empire.
Disney CEO Bob Iger has given himself 90 days to figure that out. Tuesday....More>>>
Bank Indonesia is taking a firm stance against cryptocurrencies as it urges all parties to refrain from owning, selling or trading the tokens.
“Owning virtual currencies is very risky and inherently speculative,” the central bank said in a statement Saturday. The digital tokens “are prone to forming asset bubbles and tend to be used as method for money laundering and....More>>>
China’s growing military might is prompting other nations in the region to spend more on weapons.
That trend is in evidence Tuesday at the start of the Singapore Air Show, where a host of countries and companies are showing off their defensive hardware.
Australia is displaying a pair of converted Boeing (BA) airliners that are used for tracking the skies and seas around the....More>>>
IMAX China (OTC:IMXCF) (OTC:IXCNY) [HKG:1970], the market leader in theater screening technology in China and the exclusive licensee of the IMAX brand in the country, is currently trading at a discount of more than 30% to its IPO price in 2015, while its forward P/E multiple is at the lower end of where listed peers are trading. The stock’s valuation should experience....More>>>
Four companies are targeting $247 million in the last active week of the 2017 IPO market. LexinFintech (Pending:LX), a Chinese online microloan company, leads the pack with the largest deal of the week. Other IPOs include a life insurer and two small healthcare deals. While it is unusual to see so many IPOs this close to the holidays, we note that LexinFintech is likely pre-sold in China, and the....More>>>
To blockchain developers and cryptocurrency watchers, the entire system has a mind of its own and is one step ahead of the market, at least two steps ahead of regulators. It’s lack of physical roots make it nearly impossible to control. China tried. (Shutterstock)
(The original version of this story, published on Oct. 19, said Red Pulse was based in Shanghai and raised $30 million in....More>>>
A pile of rusty pipes and materials are all that remain of Lanzhou New Area’s tram project. Only a year ago it was a flagship public-private partnership for the planned city in Central China, before it fell victim to President Xi Jinping’s debt clampdown.
"The project is dead," said a guard at the office, who gave only his surname, Le. Nearby, the tram tracks are paved....More>>>