Zhongyuan raises $1bn as Hong Kong clings to IPO crown hopes

The bank, formed in 2014 from the restructuring of 13 struggling institutions in the province, is an example of China’s efforts to consolidate its regional banking systems. On Wednesday it priced its IPO at HK$2.45 a share after offering the stake at ... ( read original story ...)

Quality, quantity of IPOs rise on the back of reforms

The Shanghai Stock Exchange expects IPOs to raise 300 billion yuan by this year-end, up 67 percent on-year. Liu Shiyu, chairman of the China Securities Regulatory Commission, said in February that the new registration system should not be seen as overly ... ( read original story ...)

China says concerned over tighter German curbs on takeovers

China's trade and business links with Germany and the European Union have brought real benefits to the peoples and companies of both sides and promoted economic growth, he added. China hopes that Germany and the EU can avoided being affected by ... ( read original story ...)

Dear Canadian retailers: China wants your products

Richard Liu is the founder and CEO of e-commerce company JD.com, China’s largest retailer. There is a huge shift happening today among Chinese consumers, and Canadian companies and brands are missing out. That may sound like bad news. In fact ... ( read original story ...)

Foreign carmakers call on China to soften electric car quotas

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Global automotive manufacturers have appealed to the Chinese government to delay and soften proposals for electric and hybrid car quotas, a letter seen by Reuters showed. The letter is a joint protest against China's new energy ... ( read original story ...)

Foreign automakers call on China to soften electric car quotas

and the Korea Automobile Manufacturers Association (KAMA). As well as aiming to reduce pollution, China is looking to promote electric vehicles to try to steal a march on European, U.S. and Japanese automakers which have long outpaced Chinese companies in ... ( read original story ...)