Foreign business skeptical of China’s promised opening

Zhu Haifeng, a retail investor, said it would not change much for him, as he can already buy foreign shares through the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect scheme, and he didn’t see much likelihood of overseas firms rushing to invest in China. ( read original story ...)

Bright lights, big fashion

Shanghai is a city developing at an astounding pace ... sumptuous camel were constructed in a way that fused traditional Italian craftsmanship with forward-thinking technology, and frayed fabrics, trompe l’oeil prints and jacquards were patched together ... ( read original story ...)

Bombardier delivers first Innovia APM 300 to Shanghai Shentong

Railway Technology News, views and contacts from the global Railway industry Bombardier Transportation has delivered the first driverless Innovia automated people mover (APM) 300 vehicle to Shanghai Shentong Metro Group in China. The vehicle delivery is ... ( read original story ...)

Property investors lead home loan surge

Housing investors led a strong jump in mortgage lending in November, adding credence to other signs of a bounce in the Australian housing market. Overall, the value of lending rose 2.2 per cent for the month to $33.2 billion. Investor loans made up around ... ( read original story ...)