8 infra projects on China’s priority list

Zhong, for his part, also encouraged the Philippines to tap other sources of funding, including the China-backed Asian Infrastructure ... follows commercial principles and international rules. Business ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 ( read original story ...)

Can Duterte’s finance chiefs make him the great reformer?

Duterte’s financial team has two other goals in mind ... Nestor Tan, chief executive of BDO Unibank Drawing closer to Beijing also means easier access to Chinese aid, whether in the form of capital from the likes of China Development Bank and the ... ( read original story ...)

Term Sheet — Monday, October 2

The company plans to list on the Nasdaq as “EYE.” • Hexindai, a Beijing, China-based consumer lending firm, filed for an $80 million IPO of ADSs. The company posted revenue of $22.9 million in the 12 months ending March 2017 and income of $7.5 million. ( read original story ...)

Beijing Probably Counts Tillerson’s China Trip as a Success

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s visit to China ended with an awkward public rebuke from his president for raising the prospect of talks with North Korea. But for Beijing the trip probably counted as a success. Tillerson’s 12 hours on the ground ... ( read original story ...)

Beijing turns screws on Pyongyang as patience wears thin: Experts

SINGAPORE — China’s acceding to a Hong Kong port call request by an American aircraft carrier force could be a sign that Beijing is beginning to lose patience with North Korea and is now more amenable to working together with Washington to put pressure ... ( read original story ...)