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Market Talk – July 23, 2021

ASIA: China’s central bank on Friday said that non-bank payment firms must report plans for overseas initial public offerings and other major events. This is the [...]

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Market Talk – July 22, 2021

ASIA: China’s economy grew 7.9 percent from April to June, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) announced on Thursday. The growth rate was lower than the [...]

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Market Talk – July 21, 2021

ASIA: China has scrapped its population control policy. Families in China can have as many children as they like without facing fines or other consequences. The [...]

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Market Talk – July 20, 2021

ASIA: Japan’s core consumer prices rose 0.2% in June from a year earlier to mark the fastest annual pace in over a year, data showed on Tuesday, a sign the impact [...]

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Market Talk – July 19, 2021

ASIA: The United States and its allies accused China on Monday of a global cyberespionage campaign, mustering an unusually broad coalition of countries to publicly [...]

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Market Talk – July 16, 2021

ASIA: Shares of Didi plunged more than 7% in US pre-market trade on Friday after officials from seven Chinese government departments visited the ride-hailing [...]

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Market Talk – July 15, 2021

 ASIA: The Biden administration has vowed to work with Australia to push back against China’s “unfair” trade practices, as the Morrison government seeks [...]

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Market Talk – July 14, 2021

ASIA: China’s central bank cut the amount of cash most banks must hold in reserve. The People’s Bank of China will reduce the reserve requirement ratio by 0.5 [...]

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Market Talk – July 13, 2021

ASIA: The Biden administration on Tuesday warned businesses with supply chain and investment ties to China’s Xinjiang province that they could face legal [...]

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Market Talk – July 12, 2021

ASIA: China will cut the amount of cash that banks must hold as reserves, releasing around 1 trillion yuan ($154.19 billion) in long-term liquidity to underpin its [...]

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