Cirstea upsets Pliskova in Beijing, Kvitova ousts Wozniacki

Sorana Cirstea will face her doubles partner Jelena Ostapenko in the quarter-finals of the China Open after claiming the scalp of fourth seed Karolina Pliskova. The unseeded Cirstea mounted a stirring second-set fightback to defeat the former world ... ( read original story ...)

Cirstea stuns Karolina Pliskova in Beijing

BEIJING: Former number one and fourth seed Karolina Pliskova became the latest high-profile casualty at the China Open on Thursday, going out in the third round to unseeded Sorana Cirstea. Cirstea follows fellow Romanian Simona Halep into the quarter ... ( read original story ...)

Oleg Deripaska’s EN+ group to list in London

the latest in a string of energy deals between Moscow and Beijing. Part of tycoon Oleg Deripaska’s industrial empire, EN+ says its long-mulled listing is planned for November. It would be the first big Russian IPO in London since 2014, when international ... ( read original story ...)

More for China than London in Russian hydro IPO

Oleg Deripaska’s En+, which controls aluminium outfit Rusal, aims to raise $1.5 bln in an LSE and Moscow listing. It touts a green model, but public investors will have little say. The cornerstone backer, a partner of the PRC group that just bought into ... ( read original story ...)

Beijing Horticultural Expo 2019 Mascot Settles in Ottawa

The mascot theme background board used peony, maple leaves, rose and tulips as major design elements, symbolizing the friendship between China and Canada as well Beijing and Ottawa, according to Ye Dahua, deputy director with Beijing World Horticultural ... ( read original story ...)

New IPO: Qudian IPO could raise $769 million in New York

The company plans to list on the New York Stock Exchange, where its shares will be traded under the ticker symbol ‘QD’. The lead underwriters of the Qudian IPO are Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse, Citigroup, China International Capital Corp and UBS. ( read original story ...)