Clampdown on insurers stock buying weighs on market outlook

Retail investors in China consider the outlook for liquidity as a key factor in investment decisions, as most market turnover is driven by individual investors rather than institutions. On the Shanghai Stock Exchange, average daily trade in December was ... ( read original story ...)

BRIEF-Huali Industries sets pricing for Shanghai IPO

* Says it plans to issue up to 16.7 million shares at 23.26 yuan a share to raise 388.4 million yuan ($55.86 million) in its Shanghai IPO Source text in Chinese: ($1 = 6.9535 Chinese yuan renminbi) (Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom) Next In ... ( read original story ...)

Shanghai confirms new human case of H7N9 bird flu – Xinhua

BEIJING – Shanghai's health authority has confirmed a new human case of infection by the H7N9 strain of avian influenza, the state-owned news agency Xinhua said on Friday. The man diagnosed with H7N9 bird flu is being treated in a hospital, Xinhua reported. ( read original story ...)