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Beijing Stock Exchange specifies investor access thresholds

China.dot.org 18 Sep 2021
31, 2020 shows the view of the skyscrapers of the Central Business District (CBD) at dusk in Beijing, capital of China ... The Beijing Stock Exchange, the newly-announced bourse in China, on Friday specified the capital requirements for its investors.
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Why World Bank is under fire over ‘Doing Business’ report

Gulf News 18 Sep 2021
What is the Doing Business Report? ... According to the investigation, she also lambasted the bank’s China director for ``mismanaging’’ the bank’s relations with Beijing and for failing to appreciate how important the ``Doing Business’’ rankings were to the Chinese leadership.
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Inquiry puts ex-World Bank officials under scrutiny on China

Seattle PI 18 Sep 2021
WilmerHale's report concluded that Kristalina Georgieva, then the chief executive of the World Bank, and the office of Jim Yong Kim, then the bank's president, pressured staff members to change data on China to support Beijing's ranking in the “Doing Business” report.
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EXPLAINER: Why World Bank is under fire over set of rankings

The Norman Transcript 18 Sep 2021
In Rwanda, the country’s development board employs a “Doing Business economist.’’ ... According to the investigation, she also lambasted the bank's China director for “mismanaging'' the bank's relations with Beijing and for failing to appreciate how important the “Doing Business” rankings were to the Chinese leadership.
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Why World Bank is under fire over set of rankings

Live Mint 18 Sep 2021
In Rwanda, the country’s development board employs a “Doing Business economist.’’ ... According to the investigation, she also lambasted the bank's China director for “mismanaging'' the bank's relations with Beijing and for failing to appreciate how important the “Doing Business" rankings were to the Chinese leadership.
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Beijing releases 5-year plan on international exchanges

China.dot.org 17 Sep 2021
Focusing on major tasks, such as the "two-zone" development and the building of a world-leading hub for sci-tech innovation, the plan calls for Beijing to ramp up efforts to optimize the service and business environment, in a bid to attract international organizations, ...
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IMF chief denies altering World Bank report to appease China

The Times of India 17 Sep 2021
The flagship report ranks countries based on their business ... According to the investigation, Beijing complained about its ranking of 78th on the list in 2017, and the next year's report would have shown Beijing dropping even further in the ease of doing business ranking.
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IMF chief denies altering WB report

The Manila Times 17 Sep 2021
The report ranks countries based on their business regulations and economic reforms, and according to the investigation, Beijing complained about its ranking of 78th place on the list in 2017. The 2018 report would have shown Beijing dropping even further in the ease of doing business ranking.
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China's nightmare Evergrande scenario is a messy crash

Straits Times 17 Sep 2021
But nearly all of the bankers, analysts and investors interviewed for this article say Beijing is in no mood for a Lehman moment ... While Beijing has become more comfortable with allowing weaker businesses to fail, an uncontrolled spike in offshore funding costs would risk derailing a key source of financing.
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China’s nightmare Evergrande scenario is an uncontrolled crash

The Times of India 17 Sep 2021
For now, Shen and nearly all of the other bankers, analysts and investors interviewed for this story say Beijing is in no mood for a Lehman moment ... While Beijing has become more comfortable with allowing weaker businesses to fail, an uncontrolled spike in offshore funding costs would risk derailing a key source of financing.
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Review: Riches to rags with the red aristocrats

Reuters 17 Sep 2021
HONG KONG, Sept 17 (Reuters Breakingviews) - In 2017 “WhitneyDuan Weihong, one of China’s wealthiest women at the time, disappeared from her Beijing offices without a trace ... They met in Beijing during business negotiations, and according to Shum their marriage was the pragmatic conclusion to a business school analysis of their compatibility.
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Latest: Mississippi passes New Jersey in COVID-19 death rate

Billings Gazette 17 Sep 2021
A man wearing a face mask to protect against COVID-19 stands on a pedestrian bridge in the central business district in Beijing, Thursday, Sept ... People wearing face masks to protect against COVID-19 walk along a street in the central business district in Beijing, Thursday, Sept.
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Latest: US OKs new use for Eli Lilly’s COVID-19 treatment

Auburnpub dot com 17 Sep 2021
A man wearing a face mask to protect against COVID-19 stands on a pedestrian bridge in the central business district in Beijing, Thursday, Sept ... People wearing face masks to protect against COVID-19 walk along a street in the central business district in Beijing, Thursday, Sept.
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Latest: SKorea reports more than 2,000 new coronavirus cases

Billings Gazette 17 Sep 2021
People wearing face masks to protect against COVID-19 walk along a street in the central business district in Beijing, Thursday, Sept ... A man wearing a face mask to protect against COVID-19 stands on a pedestrian bridge in the central business district in Beijing, Thursday, Sept.
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Latest: Alaska seeing one of sharpest COVID-19 surges in US

Billings Gazette 17 Sep 2021
People wearing face masks to protect against COVID-19 make their way through traffic at an intersection in the central business district in Beijing, Thursday, Sept ... People wearing face masks to protect against COVID-19 wait in line at a bus stop in the central business district in Beijing, Thursday, Sept.

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