Pakistan deploys military to protect huge Chinese investment in Gwadar port

Pakistan deploys military to protect huge Chinese investment in Gwadar port

Heavy police presence, guarded convoys, new checkpoints and troop reinforcements have turned parts of the southern port city of Gwadar into a fortress.

Chinese investment comes quicker than Japanese: Fadnavis

 Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today praised the Chinese model of investment, saying they are quick to start financing after sealing deals, as compared to Japan that takes at least 2 years to start investing after deals are inked.

Xi says shuns fixation on GDP as Chinese economy slows

With the slowing Chinese economy causing ripples at home and abroad, President Xi Jinping on Saturday said focus should not be fixated on growth rates alone but on the quality of growth.

China offers Sri Lanka olive branch and warnings

Chinese President Xi Jinping worked to mend relations with Sri Lanka on Thursday as state-run media warned the island nation`s new government against shutting off billions in investments from Beijing.

Govt mulling relaxing security rules for Chinese investment

Govt mulling relaxing security rules for Chinese investment

India is mulling relaxing tough security conditions applicable for investment from China and extend visa on arrival facility to Chinese tourists ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to that country in May.

Australia, China seal free trade deal after nearly decade of talks

The deal will open up Chinese markets to Australian farm exporters and the services sector while easing curbs on Chinese investment in resource-rich Australia.

China commits $20 bn investment, greater market access

China Thursday committed USD 20 billion investment over the next five years and agreed to provide greater market access to Indian products in farm, pharma and gems and jewellery sectors, with a view to reducing the large trade gap with India.

India, China sign 5-year trade and economic co-operation pact

India and China have signed a 5-year trade and economic co-operation pact, an Indian government official said on Thursday during a visit by the Chinese President Xi Jinping to meet Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi.

Trade deficit, investment to top Seetharaman's agenda in China

The two countries had set the target of USD 100 billion by next year, which officials say is an uphill task.

Italian PM courts Chinese investment on Beijing visit

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi on Wednesday met with top leaders of China`s ruling Communist Party, the latest European leader to beat a path to Beijing`s door hoping to attract more investment.

China April data underscores economy still losing steam

Retail sales also missed forecasts by rising 11.9 percent in April from a year earlier, the weakest growth in more than five years.

Default on $500 mn Chinese investment scheme 'averted'

A looming default on a USD 500 million Chinese investment product sold by China's largest bank ICBC to hundreds of investors appears to have been averted days ahead of deadline, according to a document.

Large FDI from China way to address huge trade deficit: PM

Bilateral trade touched USD 66.5 billion last year, of which China's exports to India totalled to about USD 47.7 billion.

Britain opens nuclear power projects to Chinese investment

Britain opened the door to investment from China in its nuclear sector on Thursday as finance minister George Osborne invited Chinese companies to take stakes in new nuclear projects.

FDI flows into China at $8.38 billion in August

China attracted USD 8.38 billion through Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in August, up 0.62 percent year-on-year but lower than July figures, the Ministry of Commerce (MOC) on Tuesday said.

Indian investments created 3 times more jobs than Chinese in Europe

Investments by Indian companies into Europe have created three times more new jobs on the continent than the Chinese investments have, a report says.

China keen to trade with Gujarat: Modi

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said China was keen to extend its cooperation with Gujarat in context of booming economy and ongoing industrial development.