Sunday, September 21, 2014   

China sentences GSK officials to 2-4 years in prison: Xinhua
09-19 17:05
A Chinese court on Friday sentenced the former head of drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline's operations in the country Mark Reilly and other ex-officials to prison,...
China's total loan demand dampens in Q3: survey
09-19 16:51
Chinese bankers saw a key index reflecting total loan demand drop to its lowest level in 13 quarters, the People's Bank of China (PBOC) said on Friday. ...
Drugmaker GSK fined in China graft probe: report
09-19 16:50
A Chinese court on Friday fined British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline 3.0 billion yuan following a nearly year-long bribery probe, state media said. The fin...
Hang Seng tracks Street gains
09-19 16:43
Hong Kong stocks ended 0.57 percent higher on Friday following another record close on Wall Street. The Hang Seng Index added 137.44 points to 24,306.1...
Alibaba sets IPO share price at US$68
09-19 15:39
Chinese online retail giant Alibaba is poised for a record-breaking stock market debut on Friday, with shares priced at US$68 in a public offering that could ...
London stocks surge after Scotland rejects independence
09-19 15:38
The London stock market rallied sharply in opening trade on Friday after Scotland voted to reject independence in a crucial referendum. The British capit...
Japan downgrades economic assessment as PM promises reform
09-19 14:03
Japan on Friday downgraded its assessment of the economy for the first time in five months, as a string of weak data hammers hopes for a quick recovery followin...
Chinese buyers lead charge in iPhone 6 global debut
09-19 13:25
Buyers from China, deprived of the latest iPhone launch at home, were Friday among the first in line in Japan to grab the ''6'' and its new large-screen cous...
Hang Seng dips, Shanghai gains
09-18 16:17
Hong Kong stocks closed 0.85 percent lower Thursday, giving up most of the previous day's gains, after the US Federal Reserve suggested an eventual interes...
Nikkei jumps on weaker yen
09-18 14:44
Tokyo stocks rose 1.13 percent Thursday after a record close on Wall Street and as a sharply weaker yen boosted exporters, but Sony plunged after warning of a ...
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