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  1. PBOC Quandary Seen in 14% Loan Costs for Shanghai RestaurateurRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    Sophie Lee thought loan costs for her beef and lobster restaurant would slide after President Xi Jinping vowed cheaper financing for small businesses. That hasn't happened yet.

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  2. Australia's Economy Slows on Exports Slump as China Woes BiteRead the original story

    Tuesday | Bloomberg

    Australia's economy expanded last quarter at half the pace forecast -- only propped up by government and household spending -- as a slowdown in key trading partner China weighed on exports. Gross domestic product advanced 0.2 percent from the first three months of the year, when it rose 0.9 percent, government data showed Wednesday.

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  3. Macau austerity kicks inRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The Standard

    Deep cuts in public spending are taking hold in Macau amid a continuing fall- off in its mainstay gambling sector. The government is lopping 1.4 billion patacas from planned outlays as revenue from casinos was at 18.6 billion patacas last month, down 35.5 percent from a year ago.

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  4. MOVES-Nomura appoints Lee Chee Pin to Asia wealth management teamRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Reuters

    Nomura Holdings Inc appointed Lee Chee Pin as head of financial products and solutions for wealth management in Asia ex-Japan, based in Singapore. He will be report to the head of wealth management for Asia ex-Japan, Nobuhiro Sano, in this newly created position.

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  5. Abenomics Is Making a Solid Case for Japanese StocksRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's economic policies are strengthening the appeal of Japan's bruised stock market, as equities promise the best payouts relative to While global equity prices tumbled, Abe cajoled companies into boosting returns to shareholders.

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  6. U.S. Index Futures Sink After S&P 500's Worst Month Since 2012Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The Washington Post

    The slump that dragged the Standard & Poor's 500 Index to its worst month in more than three years looks set to continue, according to U.S. index futures. Contracts on the S&P 500 due in September slid 1.9 percent by 8:44 a.m. in London, while futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average retreated 1.8 percent and those on the Nasdaq 100 Index lost 2.2 percent.

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  7. Japan Stocks Fall as Toshiba Slides on New Accounting ProblemsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The Washington Post

    Japanese stocks fell, after the Topix index posted its worst monthly drop in three years, amid concern about China's slowing economy and spiraling stock-market losses. Toshiba Corp. slid after saying it found new accounting problems.

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  8. Asian Stocks Drop With Europe Futures as China Slump Boosts EuroRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | The Washington Post

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Asian stocks showed no sign of shaking off last month's worst selloff since 2012, sinking with European and U.S. index futures as a gauge of Chinese manufacturing volatile trading periods since the global financial crisis, investors are scanning data for signs of China's impact on the world economy.

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  9. Macau Gaming Plunges 36% as New Casinos Fail to Spark VisitsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Bloomberg

    Gross gaming revenue fell 35.5 percent to 18.6 billion patacas , widening from July's 34.5 percent drop, data from Macau's Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau showed. That compared with the median Macau's GDP to its lowest since 2011 as an economic slowdown in China curbed visits by mass market gamblers and high-rollers avoided the city amid Beijing's crackdown on graft.

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  10. Singapore Votes: Economic Issues Shaping This Year's ElectionRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | Bloomberg

    Lee Hsien Loong will find out at the Sept. 11 election if he's done enough to stem a decline in support that in 2011 gave the ruling People's Action Party the smallest share of the popular vote since independence.

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  11. Berkshire Reports $4.5 Billion Stake in Refiner Phillips 66Read the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | The Washington Post

    Berkshire held almost 58 million shares after purchases this week, or more than 10 percent of the total outstanding, according to a regulatory filing issued Friday by Buffett's Omaha, Nebraska-based company. Phillips 66 closed at $77.23 on Friday in New York.

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  12. Chinese oil giants eschew global jobs purge amid belt tighteningRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | World Oil

    As the collapse in crude prices curbs profits and prompts a wave of layoffs in the energy industry from Schlumberger Ltd. to Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Chinese state energy giants say their employees are safe. The oil and gas industry has cut more than 176,000 jobs globally this year and more reductions are likely, according to Swift Worldwide Resources.

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  13. Olam Deal at Premium Sends Noble Group Toward Monthly GainRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | The Washington Post

    Noble jumped 1 percent to 52 Singapore cents at the close in the city state, set for a 14 percent gain this month. The shares slumped in the past eight months amid a commodities rout and after Iceberg Research questioned the company's accounting practices in a report published in mid-February.

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  14. China's Big Oil Primed for Global Deal Race on Crude SlumpRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | The Washington Post

    China's oil majors are primed to join the latest round of global energy deals triggered by the collapse in energy prices. PetroChina Co., the nation's biggest explorer and producer, said this week it's eyeing targets and in discussions about assets swaps in North America.

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  15. Olam Deal at Premium Sends Noble Group Toward Monthly AdvanceRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Bloomberg

    Noble Group Ltd., the commodities trader criticized over its accounting methods, climbed for a second day, extending its first monthly advance since November, after Mitsubishi Corp. agreed to pay a premium for a stake in rival Olam International Ltd. Noble jumped 5.8 percent to 54.5 Singapore cents as of 10:54 a.m. in the city state, heading for a 19 percent advance this month. The shares slumped in the past eight months amid a commodities rout and after Iceberg Research questioned the company's accounting practices in a report published in mid-February.

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  16. China Oil Giants Ready for Deals With Low Prices and New LeadersRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. China's oil majors are primed to join the latest round of global energy deals triggered by the collapse in energy prices.

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  17. Chinese Selling off U.S. Treasuries: Maybe You Should Worry, Maybe NotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    China has cut its holdings of U.S. Treasuries this month to raise dollars needed to support the yuan in the wake of a shock devaluation two weeks ago, according to people familiar with the matter... Two-year Treasuries erased an earlier advance, with their yield little changed at 0.67 percent as of 11 a.m. in London. It fell as much as two basis points.

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  18. Fidelity Said to Weigh Dropping AmEx, BofA as Card PartnersRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Washington Post

    Visa Inc. and MasterCard Inc. are in talks with Fidelity, vying to replace AmEx on a card that's been amassing customers for more than six years, according to the people, who asked not to be identified because negotiations are private. AmEx is parting with Costco Wholesale Corp. and JetBlue Airways Corp., and losing the Fidelity deal would affect a key area of growth: facilitating transactions in which another bank is the lender.

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  19. China Said to Sell Treasuries as Dollars Needed to Back YuanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Washington Post

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. China has cut its holdings of U.S. Treasuries this month to raise dollars needed to support the yuan in the wake of a shock devaluation two weeks ago, according to people familiar with the matter.

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  20. Malaysia Turns to 1998 Currency Peg Architect as Markets BleedRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Washington Post

    Prime Minister Najib Razak is taking a page out of the playbook of mentor-turned-nemesis, former premier Mahathir Mohamad. To stem a decline in confidence in Malaysia, he's even tapping the expertise of Mahathir's ringgit peg architect.

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