In Depth: Progress and Pitfalls for Foreign Investors in China’s Capital Markets

In Depth: Progress and Pitfalls for Foreign Investors in China’s Capital Markets.

As regulators have opened up mainland markets, foreign money has been pouring in. But there are still obstacles to be overcome.

China Business Digest: Fiscal Revenue Drops 13.6% Through May; Beijing Reports 25 New Infections.

Former Kazakh president tests positive; JD.com nets $34 billion in sales on June 18 shopping fest.

Insurer China Pacific Debuts in London Via Shanghai Stock Connect.

Company’s shares rise 1.1% in first day of trading in the U.K.

China’s Companies Need More Transparency, Former Central Banker Says.

Zhou Xiaochuan urges higher accounting and governance standards for businesses and markets as top U.S.-listed enterprises seek China listings.

China Cracked Down on $212 Million of Financial Corruption in 2019.

Top graft buster at banking and insurance regulator reports 48% rise in number of investigations and discloses probes of senior Huarong officials.

Real-Time Tech News From Caixin Global.

Trending in China: Beijing’s Covid-19 Testing – A Long And Winding Road Jun 19, 2020 05:13 PM China Steps on Accelerator for Hydrogen-Powered Cars Jun 19, 2020 01:29 PM Zhenmeat Launches Plant-Based ‘Pork’ and ‘Crayfish’ to Cater to Chinese Tastes Jun 19, 2020 01:01 PM Oppo Cancels Live Launch of 5G Phone in India Due to Virtual Protest Threat Jun 19, 2020 12:25 AM Alibaba Takes Lead in China’s Cloud Services Market Jun 18, 2020 04:47 PM.

CDC Official Defends Claim Beijing Outbreak Is ‘Under Control’ as More Regions Report Linked Cases.

CDC’s Wu Zunyou says his comments were ‘science-based’ but capital shouldn’t let its guard down.

Jun 19, 2020 04:26 PM.

Debt Woes Rise for China LVMH Wannabe as State Support Wanes.

Troubled Shandong Ruyi has lost the backing of LGFV last week and is on the hook to repay 2.9 billion yuan in domestic bonds by the end of this year.

Jun 19, 2020 02:47 PM.

Japan to Restart Business Travel, but U.S. and China in Back of Queue.

Vietnam and Thailand will be first, with Australia and New Zealand up next.

Jun 19, 2020 02:40 PM.

Colgate to Overhaul Racist Chinese Toothpaste Brand.

The product once used an offensive racial epithet for a black person as its English name, and is still marketed as ‘black person toothpaste’ in Chinese.

Jun 19, 2020 02:19 PM.

JPMorgan Gets Nod to Take Full Control of China Futures Venture.

American banking giant will operate the first fully foreign-owned futures business in an industry now dominated by local players as China moves to further open up the financial sector.

Jun 19, 2020 05:52 AM.

TikTok Rival Zynn Removed From Top App Stores.

Kuaishou’s short video app doesn’t explain disappearance from Apple and Google outlets, but it dropped cash incentive program that stirred controversy.

Jun 19, 2020 04:07 AM.

JD.com’s $34 Billion Gala Haul May Signal Consumer Rebound.

China’s biggest online shopping event since pandemic generates record sales for e-commerce giants including Alibaba, ByteDance and Tencent.

Jun 19, 2020 04:00 AM.

Exclusive: China Never Barred Companies From Handing Over Audit Working Papers to U.S., Securities Watchdog Chief Says.

CSRC Chairman Yi Huiman’s comments come in response to a longstanding dispute over access to audits of U.S.-listed Chinese companies.

Jun 18, 2020 10:06 PM.

Angry Sichuan Trust Customers Told $3.56 Billion of Investments Are at Risk.

President tells investors products maturing this year are unlikely to be repaid in full on time.

Jun 18, 2020 09:10 PM.

China Business Digest: China and U.S. Hold ‘Constructive’ Talks in Hawaii; CSRC Chief on U.S. Regulators’ Access to Audits of Chinese Firms.

Chances of big new China stimulus appear slim; Covid-19 surge in Beijing comes under control; JPMorgan to operate first fully foreign-owned futures venture.