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"Housing And Local Debt Are China"s Time Bombs", Chinese Billionaire Warns

Via Investing In Chinese Stocks blog, An interview with Chinese billionaire Zhang Baoquan. A top article in the real estate section at iFeng today. iFeng: 张宝全:中国人缺乏投资工具 把不动产当硬.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 9th, 2018

China Starts "Debt Shaming": New App Warns Users If They Are Walking Near Someone In Debt

Authorities in the northern Chinese province of Hebei have rolled out an app over WeChat which can tell people if they're walking near someone in debt, according to C.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 22nd, 2019

Top Chinese Banker Warns Against Buying Property "Because There"s No More Money To Be Made"

Back in 2017, we explained why the "fate of the world economy is in the hands of China's housing bubble." The answer was simple: for the Chinese population, and growing middle class, to keep spending vibrant and borrowing elevated, it had to feel com.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 25th, 2018

China Protest Over Cash-Strapped City"s School Plan Turns Violent

Hundreds of people angry at a debt-laden Chinese city’s plans to deal with overcrowded public schools clashed with police in a protest that shows the social tensions beneath China’s long-running local-government debt problems......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 2nd, 2018

Chinese Debt Hitting Stocks?

Chinese Debt Hitting Stocks? Any analyst or market commentator who warns about the debt bubble or "shadow banking" in China is bound to be right... eventually.My goal is not to be right, but to take .....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytApr 11th, 2018

China Warns New US Tariffs Will Be "Catastrophic" For Global Stocks

Chinese state-run newspaper the Global Times warned - or perhaps threatened - late Tuesday that failed trade negotiations would have dire consequences for global stocks.  The threat of a market catastrophe has pigeonholed the US into strik.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 20th, 2019

Big Trouble in China Housing: Government Bans "Malicious" Price Cuts

Submitted by Investing In Chinese Stocks P.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 19th, 2019

China province to ban homework on apps for sake of pupils' eyesight

A Chinese province plans to ban teachers from assigning homework to be completed on cellphone apps. Limiting screen time is .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 18th, 2019

How debt is crippling China"s global business ambitions

Tightening credit is casting a shadow over the future of a series of global investments made by Chinese companies......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 17th, 2019

How debt is crippling China"s global business ambitions

Tightening credit is casting a shadow over the future of a series of global investments made by Chinese companies......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 17th, 2019

Meet CMIG, the Chinese Group Dicing With Default

Another acquisitive Chinese company is wobbling. Less than five years old, China Minsheng Investment Group Corp. has spent more than $4 billion on investments and amassed $34 billion of debt, but recently almost failed to make a bond repayment. CMI.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 14th, 2019

Crunch Time on US China Trade

US and Chinese negotiators are set to kick off two days of official trade talks in Beijing Thursday as the world’s top two economies try to patch up the.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsFeb 14th, 2019

Davos 2019 Panel Called “The Debt Time Bomb”

With close to $250 trillion owed to lenders, the world has never been more in debt. How will non-US borrowers and emerging markets defuse their ticking time bombs? Get ahead.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 12th, 2019

China Rocked By Two Biggest Corporate Defaults Yet

Ever since Beijing allowed Chinese companies (even certain state-owned enterprises) to officially fail for the first time in 2016, and file for bankruptcy .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 11th, 2019

Kyle Bass Warns Trump: Don"t Take The Easy Way Out With China

Authored by Kyle Bass and Daniel Babich, op-ed via Bloomberg.,com, China’s pernicious debt load and rapidly weakening economy mean the U.S. has more leverage in trade talks now than it eve.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 11th, 2019

How Facebook’s Tiny China Sales Floor Helps Generate Big Ad Money

In the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen, Facebook, working with a local partner, has found a way to overcome China’s internet blocks to make ad dollars......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytFeb 7th, 2019

This man"s family vanished in China"s most oppressed region. Last month he saw his son for the first time in 2 years, in a Chinese propaganda video.

Abdurahman Tohti via Uyghur Bulletin/Twitter China is waging an unprecedented crackdown on the Uighurs, a majority-Muslim ethnic group in the western region of Xinjiang. Authorities are suspected to have detained up .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 5th, 2019

Chinese Company That Paid Debt In Ham Is Running Out Of Pigs

Forget PIK: China's financial innovation has taken the concept of pay-in-kind bonds to a whole new level: PIG. Regular readers of Zero Hedge are familiar with money-for-oil loans. But, as we reported last November, one liquidity-cha.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 31st, 2019

US Issues "Do Not Travel" Advisory For Venezuela As Moscow Warns Caracas To Pay Its Debt On Time

With speculation that the .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 29th, 2019

Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: Bill Ackman, George Soros, Bandera Partners, Mantle Ridge LP, Luby’s Inc. (LUB), Nestle SA (NESN), and More

Billionaire Hedge Fund Mogul George Soros Warns That the US-China ‘Cold War’ Could Escalate Into a ‘Hot One’ (CCN) Billionaire hedge funder George.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyJan 25th, 2019

In Unprecedented Speech, President Xi Warns Of "Serious Dangers" To Communist Party Rule

Since the days of Deng Xiaoping, the Chinese Communist Party has maintained its absolute authority over China's roughly 1.4 billion people via an explicit social contract: the CCP would engineer an economic miracle th.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 22nd, 2019