China Bank Lending Cap Scrapped by Top Legislature, Xinhua Says http://bloom.bg/1KsEzQA
BREAKING: Chinese Premier Li Keqiang hosted cabinet meeting to discuss "changes in international financial situation"
Chinese Premier: Recent global market volatility adds new pressure on Chinese economy, adds new impact on Chinese financial markets, exports
Chinese Premier: Financial stability is top priority beyond anything; there is no "foundation" to allow
#RMB to continue to devalue further
Chinese Premier: Chinese Gov will strengthen and improve "risk management" and will defend "bottom-line to avoid any regional systemic risk"
Economic anxiety turns Chinese consumers frugal- big task for gov't to boost animal spirits, rebalance to consumption http://mobile.nytimes.com/2015/08/29/world/asia/consumer-anxiety-in-china-undermines-governments-economic-plans.html?smid=fb-nytimes&smtyp=cur&referer=http://m.facebook.com …
Should we be worried about the turmoil in #China’s stock market? http://bru.gl/1MSs3dy @GuntramWolff @7homaswal5h
#China plays down trade impact of #yuan depreciation, says it is "a normal adjustment" http://xhne.ws/6rTbm
China GDP growth 2007: 14% 2008: 9.6% 2009: 9.2% 2010: 10.4% 2011: 9.3% 2012: 7.8% 2013: 7.7% 2014: 7.3% 2015: 6.9%
Scathing. China's stock market missteps should temper its "arrogance, rigidity, belligerence & diplomatic hectoring." http://www.wsj.com/articles/for-china-a-plunge-and-a-reckoning-1440802412 …
China's Commerce Ministry defends devaluation, sees 'limited' impact http://reut.rs/1F5r4An
China is celebrating its victory over Japan in WWII by waving around these weapons http://www.popsci.com/what-chinese-weapons-will-be-big-70th-victory-day-parade?src=SOC&dom=tw …
Chinese and Russian navies has completed a 9-day joint drill in Peter the Great Gulf, waters off Sea of Japan on Fri
"the bailout fund needs a bailout after blowing its load last night." Epic happenings in Asia // reminds me of 1998.
Twin typhoons spin towards Taiwan and Japan (+video) http://twib.in/l/MdMrg6B78Kz | https://twibble.io
Split emerges in Japan's biggest 'yakuza' gang Yamaguchi-gumi http://u.afp.com/ZSXZ
Can PM Shinzo Abe bridge the gender gap in Japan's workplace? http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/101east/2015/08/japan-womenomics-150824105209136.html …
Anti-Japan sentiment is growing these days in China. Local shop ad: 30% off for Chinese; Break your bones, Japanese !
SEALDs student group reinvigorates Japan’s anti-war protest movement http://jtim.es/RwEKd
Broader Asia .....
" World › Police arrest foreigner in Bangkok shrine bombing case: Thai police arrested a foreign suspec... http://bit.ly/1IsB3Qi
Developing: Thailand arrests foreigner over Bangkok bomb blast http://aje.io/a2zw
Bangkok blast: police hunt Uighur escapees: (From Bangkok Post) Police are hunting three Uighur escapees who s... http://bit.ly/1VkUXpE
Myanmar approves first minimum wage: The government of Myanmar has approved the country’s first national minim... http://bit.ly/1VkUXpz
Thousands join rally to pile pressure on Malaysia’s PM: (From Reuters) Thousands of protesters gathered in Kua... http://bit.ly/1KjrkDd