Articles From: As Alibaba IPO looms, China mulls taxing Alibaba users to Hong Kong stocks pull back from multiyear high


2014/8/7
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- As the U.S. stock debut of leading Chinese e-tailer Alibaba Group draws near, China is considering launching its first-ever taxation of the country's massive e-commerce market, state-run media reported Wednesday.
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2014/9/10
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Hong Kong stocks tumbled on Wednesday amid declines on Wall Street overnight and worries about Chinese economy triggered by Premier Li's comments.
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2014/9/10
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Hong Kong stocks tumbled on Wednesday amid declines on Wall Street overnight and worries about Chinese economy triggered by Premier Li's comments.
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2014/9/8
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- In August of 2012, China was shocked by news that a teenager in the southern province of Hunan had sold one of his kidneys in order to raise funds to buy Apple Inc.'s (AAPL) iPhone.
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2014/9/8
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Hong Kong stocks on Monday edged lower, as China's imports for August fell unexpectedly, while exports slightly exceeded expectations.
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2014/9/7
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- In August of 2012, China was shocked by news that a teenager in the southern province of Hunan had sold one of his kidneys in order to raise funds to buy Apple Inc.'s (AAPL) iPhone.
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2014/9/2
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Japan stocks climbed on Tuesday to its highest closing level in seven months, with a softer yen helping boost export-related shares.
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2014/9/1
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Hong Kong stocks swung between gains and losses before closing flat on Monday, after two separate gauges of China's manufacturing activity both showed a slight slowing last month.
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2014/7/14
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) --
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2014/7/28
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Hong Kong stocks rose for a fifth straight session on Monday, closing at highs not seen in more than three years.
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2014/7/25
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Japanese stocks rallied on Friday, marking their highest settlement in six months, as the yen weakened and domestic inflation data came out in line with market expectations.
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2014/7/24
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Hong Kong stocks hit their best close in more than three years Thursday, after a preliminary reading of Chinese manufacturing sector rose to an 18-month high, adding to signs that the economy is stabilizing.
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2014/7/23
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Hong Kong stocks set a fresh closing high for this year on Wednesday, as property stocks rallied on reports that more Chinese cities have eased their curbs on property purchases.
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2014/7/23
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Hong Kong stocks set a fresh closing high for this year on Wednesday, as property stocks rallied on reports that more Chinese cities have eased their curbs on property purchases.
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2014/7/22
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Strong corporate earnings helped lift Hong Kong stocks on Tuesday to their highest closing level this year, despite an overnight retreat in U.S. markets amid geopolitical tensions in Ukraine and the Middle East.
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2014/7/21
By Laura He, MarketWatch Despite a rebound on Wall Street on Friday, Hong Kong stocks ended lower in choppy trading on Monday, marking their third straight day of losses, as investors remained cautious amid ongoing geopolitical concerns in Ukraine and the Middle East.
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2014/7/18
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Japanese stocks posted their biggest decline in three weeks on Friday, leading regional losses as part of a global market rout following a deadly Malaysia Airlines crash in eastern Ukraine.
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2014/7/16
By Laura He, MarketWatch Hong Kong stocks on Wednesday rose for a third straight day and closed at their highest level in one week, after China's economy improved in the second quarter.
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2014/7/16
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Tesla's growing fame in China has attracted attention not just from the public, but also possibly from hackers.
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2014/8/5
By Laura He, MarketWatch Hong Kong stocks buck the weaker trend as HSBC advances -Laura He; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Japanese stocks on Tuesday tumbled to their weakest closing level in more than a week, after HSBC's China services purchasing manufacturers' index fell to record low.
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2014/8/4
By Laura He, MarketWatch Shanghai stocks climb to a near eight-month high -Laura He; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com China stocks buck weaker regional trend -Laura He; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Hong Kong stocks rebounded on Monday, bucking a weaker regional trend, as financial stocks rallied on the upcoming test of a scheme to allow cross-trading of Shanghai and Hong Kong shares.
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2014/8/1
By Laura He, MarketWatch Japan stocks fall to one-week low -Laura He; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Despite stronger-than-expected Chinese manufacturing data, Hong Kong stocks followed the overnight selloff on Wall Street and closed solidly lower on Friday, ending their eight-session string of gains.
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2014/7/31
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Japanese stocks broke their four-day string of advances on Thursday, but still notched a solid gain for the month of July.
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2014/7/30
By Laura He, MarketWatch Hong Kong stocks ended higher for a seventh consecutive day on Wednesday, as sentiment continued to improve after reports said China would allow direct share trading between Shanghai and Hong Kong later this year.
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2014/7/29
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Japan stocks ended at their highest settlement in six months, bolstered by upbeat corporate earnings reports and a weaker currency.
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2014/7/29
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Japan stocks ended at their highest settlement in six months, bolstered by upbeat corporate earnings reports and a weaker currency.
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2014/7/28
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- In China, a parade of local governments are rushing to raise the minimum wage, with the moves coming amid a recent widening of the already-large gap between rich and poor.
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2014/8/29
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Hong Kong stocks broke a three-day losing streak on Friday, after swinging between gains and losses as earnings reports came in, and as other regional markets closed mixed.
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2014/8/28
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Japan stocks retreated on Thursday, as investors remained cautious before a batch of key economic data due out on the next day.
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2014/8/26
By Laura He, MarketWatch HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Hong Kong stocks closed lower on Tuesday, pulling back from a six-year high the previous day.
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