China"s Effort to Control Debt Loses Steam

China is letting up on its drive to keep a lid on debt growth as it faces a softening economy at home and a trade conflict with the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 12th, 2018

Soft China April investment, retail sales suggest economy losing steam

BEIJING (Reuters) - China reported weaker-than-expected investment and retail sales in April and a drop in home sales, clouding its economic outlook even as policymakers try to navigate debt risks and defuse a heated trade row with the United States......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 15th, 2018

China"s Out Of Control Borrowing Binge Leads The Global Debt Addiction

Authored by Alex Deluce via, China has developed a craving for consumer goods, the more luxurious, the better. Along with most other countries, China’s credit boom and spending spree are being followed by out-of-cont.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 30th, 2018

Genworth"s Acquirer (China Oceanwide) Looks To Be Drowning In An Ocean Of Debt

Genworth"s Acquirer (China Oceanwide) Looks To Be Drowning In An Ocean Of Debt.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaNov 9th, 2018

Stocks lose momentum, dollar softens after Democrats win U.S. House

Wall Street stock futures and Asian shares lost steam on Wednesday after Democrats won control of the U.S. House of Representatives, boosting the party's ability to block President Donald Trump's political and economic agenda......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 7th, 2018

Trophy Infrastructure, Troublesome Debt: China Makes Inroads in Europe


Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 6th, 2018

Here"s China"s Massive Plan To Retool The Web

Via, The most ambitious project of mass control is the country's “social credit” system. All Chinese citizens will receive a numerical score reflecting th.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 4th, 2018

China"s Xi promises tax cuts, other help to entrepreneurs

President Xi Jinping has promised tax cuts and other help to Chinese entrepreneurs in a renewed effort to revive growth in the country's cooling, state-dominated economy......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 2nd, 2018

Chinese, Pakistan leaders prepare to meet amid debt concerns

Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan is preparing to meet with China's President Xi Jinping amid growing concerns over Pakistan's growing fiscal crisis and its ability to repay Chinese loans......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 1st, 2018

Project Syndicate: The hidden debt bomb that the Chinese have funded in emerging markets

China has been lending billions to low-income countries, but almost no one knows how much debt is on the books of emerging-market countries, writes Carmen Reinhart......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 31st, 2018

Rickards: China"s Debt Bomb Is Ready To Explode

Authored by James Rickards via T.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 30th, 2018

Dow"s Rally Loses Steam as Tech Stocks Fizzle

After both trading up more than 1% early Monday the Dow has given back more than half its gains while the Nasdaq has slipped into the red......»»

Category: topSource: barronsOct 30th, 2018

The Delicate Act Of Managing China"s Debt Load

The Delicate Act Of Managing China"s Debt Load.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaOct 24th, 2018

China Slams Pompeo"s "Ignorant And Malicious" Debt-Trap Warning

The Communist Party's simmering antipathy toward Secretary of State Mike Pompeo - which was on full display earlier this month during an unprecedented public confrontation between Pompeo and his Chinese counterpart during a meeting in Beijing .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 23rd, 2018

"National Emergency" - President Trump To Cut Central American Aid As Mexico Loses Control Of Migrant Army

Since President Trump threatened to close the Southern border .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 22nd, 2018

President Trump Declares "National Emergency" As Mexico Loses Control Of Migrant Army

Since President Trump threatened to close the Southern border due to Honduras' unwillingness to comply with his requests for assistance in stopping a migrant caravan marching toward the US, the migrants have successfully crossed into Mexico and on Sund.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 22nd, 2018

China cryptocurrency mining fading quickly, says paper

With China tightening control on cryptocurrencies and having shut down trading of Bitcoin at the end of September, cryptocurrency mining is dissipating quickly in the country, according to a Chinese-language Commercial Times report......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesOct 19th, 2018

Questions for the council as it considers commercial rent control

On Monday the City Council will hold a hearing on a bill to impose commercial rent control in the city by requiring binding arbitration in rent disputes in an effort to help small retailers. Before... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 19th, 2018

Charting China"s Imminent Implosion

Authored by Chris Hamilton via Econimica blog, Debt is money spent in the present and an obligation to be repaid in the future.  Given this, I thought I'd contrast China's population of young versus their obligation to be repaid in the future. The .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 19th, 2018

China moves to lift confidence as economic growth hits weakest pace since 2009

China's economic growth cooled to its weakest quarterly pace since the global financial crisis, with regulators moving quickly to calm nervous investors as a years-long campaign to tackle debt risks and the trade war with the United States began to bite......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 19th, 2018

China Growth Slows to 6.5%; Finance Officials Try to Soothe Worried Investors

China’s economic expansion slowed to its weakest pace since the financial crisis, as top financial regulators launched an extraordinary coordinated effort to calm jittery investors......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 19th, 2018