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Market Talk – September 30, 2021

ASIA: Goldman Sachs cut China’s growth forecast to 7.8 percent this year from the previously estimated 8.2 percent, as the world’s second largest [...]

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Market Talk – September 29, 2021

ASIA: China’s ambitious foreign infrastructure push has saddled poor nations with “hidden debt” worth $385 billion, and more than a third of the [...]

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Market Talk – September 28, 2021

ASIA: China remained on course to be more than 30% short of its 2021 commitments under the phase one trade deal with the United States with four months left, [...]

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Market Talk – September 27, 2021

ASIA: China will likely fail in its bid to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership, but its move to submit an application highlighted the [...]

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Market Talk – September 24, 2021

ASIA: Evergrande’s debt crisis will slow down China’s economic growth, but will likely have minimal spillover on the country’s financial system, Li Daokui, a [...]

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Market Talk – September 23, 2021

ASIA: China’s Evergrande Group dollar bondholders were still waiting for information about a key interest payment due Thursday, with some holders having given up [...]

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Market Talk – September 22, 2021

ASIA: Chinese leader Xi Jinping said on Tuesday that China would not build new coal-fired power projects abroad, using his address at the United Nations General [...]

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Market Talk – September 21, 2021

ASIA: Crisis-hit Chinese property developer Evergrande used billions of dollars raised by selling wealth management products to retail investors to plug funding [...]

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Market Talk – September 20, 2021

ASIA: Leaders of the United States, Japan, India and Australia will agree to take steps to build secure semiconductor supply chains when they meet in Washington [...]

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Market Talk – September 17, 2021

ASIA: The People’s Bank of China added 90 billion yuan ($14 billion) of funds on a net basis through seven-day and 14-day reverse repurchase agreements on Friday, [...]

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