China Stocks in the News:
SINOCOKING COAL & COKE CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Finan (Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:33)
China’s manufacturing wages rise to $7,000 per year: Baidu benefits (Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:21)
[Market Realist] - This article considers the growing wage level in China and its effect on Baidu and other Asian equities.
Wage inflation improves China’s consumption and Baidu’s sales (Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:19)
[Market Realist] - Wages in China are simply growing much faster than the overall economy, which fuels inflation and real estate bubbles when banks are willing lenders.
SMARTHEAT INC. Financials (Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:04)
HANWHA SOLARONE CO., LTD. Financials (Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:04)
ChinaEdu shareholders approve merger agreement (Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:21)
ChinaEdu Corporation Announces Shareholders' Approval Of Merger Agreement (Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:00)
[PR Newswire] - BEIJING, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ChinaEdu Corporation (CEDU) (the "Company"), a leading online educational services provider in China, today announced that, at an extraordinary general meeting held today, the Company's shareholders voted in favor of the proposal to approve the previously announced Agreement and Plan of Merger dated December 31, 2013 (the "Merger Agreement"), by and among the Company, ChinaEdu Holdings Limited ("Holdings") and ChinaEdu Merger Sub Limited ("Merger Sub"), pursuant to which Merger Sub will be merged with and into the Company with the Company surviving the merger as a wholly owned subsidiary of Holdings (the "Merger"). Of the Company's ordinary shares entitled to vote at the extraordinary general meeting, approximately 81.1% of such shares were voted in person or by proxy at today's meeting.
Baidu enters China’s online-payment market (Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:51)
[at MarketWatch] - Chinese search-engine giant Baidu throws its hat in the third-party-payment arena with the launch of Baidu Wallet, set to compete with the likes of Alibaba’s Alipay and Tencent’s Tenpay, reports Caixin ...
[video] Chinese Tech Stocks Lead in the U.S. (Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:40)
Foreign Executives Trapped in Mongolia (Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:03)
Hongkong Stocks in the
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Rosen Law Firm Files Class Action on Behalf of Shareholders of ChinaCast Education Corporation -- CAST (Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:00)
[GlobeNewswire] - NEW YORK -- The Rosen Law Firm, P.A. today announced that it has filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of investors who purchased the securities of ChinaCast Education Corporation between April 18, 2009 ...
Citi Bullish On China Unicom After Q1 (Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:04)
[at Barrons.com] - China Unicom (CHU) reported a modestly upbeat first quarter late Thursday, and Citigroup's Bin Liu and team reiterated a Buy rating on the stock, which they see rising above $19. The company reported earnings ...
MELCO CROWN ENTERTAINMENT LTD Financials (Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:04)
Taiwan Stocks in the News:
SEMILEDS CORP Financials (Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:04)
This Morning: Twitter, LinkedIn Bounce Back in Short Week, SAP's Old and New, Xbox Vs. PlayStation (Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:07)
[at Barrons.com] - Google (GOOGL), despite its disappointing Q1 on Wednesday afternoon, rose 0.6% for the week. Old tech was mixed, with IBM (IBM) down 2.9% for the week at $190.01, following a disappointing Q1 the same day as Google. But Microsoft (MSFT) rose 1.8% for the tweak to $40.01. Internet stocks on the whole performed well: Facebook (FB) rose 0.9% to $58.94, Twitter (TWTR) rose 12.2%, Yelp (YELP) rose 3.3% to $64.87, and LinkedIn (LNKD) rose 4.3% to $175.42. You'll recall Seyrafi argued the rotation out of Internet stocks was about to reverse itself in their favor, compared to declines of 3.5% and 1.4%, respectively, last week.
ASE Files 2013 Annual Report on Form 20-F (Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:11)
[PR Newswire] - TAIPEI, Taiwan, R.O.C., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. (NYSE: ASX, TAIEX: 2311, "ASE" or the "Company"), announces that it has filed its annual ...
Chip Sector Eyes 'Internet Of Things' For Growth (Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:43)
[at Investor's Business Daily] - If you're wondering why semiconductor manufacturing stocks have been moving lately, consider these three words: Internet of Things. If you don't know what it means, here's a hint: It goes well beyond smartphones ...
Why Taiwan Semiconductor (TSM) Stock Finished Higher On Thursday (Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:53)
[at TheStreet] - Taiwan Semiconductor (TSM) stock closed up after the company announced its first quarter 2014 revenue of NT$148.22 billion.