Blog/Market Talk

Market Talk – May 13, 2020

ASIA: China has warned the US that stopping US government’s main pension fund from investing in Chinese equities will only hurt US investors. Trump administration [...]

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Market Talk – May 12, 2020

ASIA: China has suspended imports of red meat from four Australian abattoirs in a move analysts say was “politically motivated punishment” for Australia’s [...]

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Market Talk – May 11, 2020

ASIA: China on Monday threatened to retaliate against a US rule tightening visa restrictions on Chinese journalists in an escalating row after Beijing expelled more [...]

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Market Talk – May 8, 2020

 ASIA: The official Urban Unemployment rate in China was 5.9% in March, as per the data published by the Ministry of Commerce. Yet, the Chinese Academy of Social [...]

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Market Talk – May 7, 2020

ASIA: China said that their exports rose 3.5% in April, crushing expectations of a group of economists who predicted a decline of 1-5.7% for the same period. [...]

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Market Talk – May 6, 2020

ASIA: China is aiming to complete work on its space station within about two years, officials said after the launch of a new spacecraft on Tuesday. China eventually [...]

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Market Talk – May 5, 2020

ASIA: Early this morning, China launched a pivotal new rocket, carrying a prototype deep-space spacecraft. China declared the launch a success, and it now paves the [...]

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Market Talk – May 4, 2020

ASIA: A nationalist news agency controlled by the Chinese Communist Party has dismissed claims by the Trump administration that the novel coronavirus originated [...]

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Market Talk – May 1, 2020

ASIA: The WHO has urged China to take part in its investigations into the animal origins of the novel coronavirus. Scientists believe the killer virus jumped from [...]

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Market Talk – April 30, 2020

  ASIA: China’s official index of manufacturing purchasing managers slipped to 50.8 in April from 52.0 in March, the National Bureau of Statistics said. [...]

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