Chinese Sportswear Brands Benefit from Nike, Adidas Pain

Sudden internet anger over months-old comments about Xinjiang cotton benefits Chinese apparel makers.

Have I Been Given a Dodgy Pfizer Shot in Hong Kong?

Lies, damn lies, and statistics in the vaccine age, as Hong Kong and Macau stop administering the Pfizer/BioNTech drug.

Crown Shares Soar on Blackstone Bid for Aussie Casino Operator

Despite a damning report that Crown shouldn't get a license for a new casino in Sydney, BX wants to buy them for A$8 billion.

Activist Overseas Investors Win Landmark Vote in Japan

Toshiba has fallen on hard times. Will top executives fall on their sword now that shareholders are running the show?

U.S. Sanctions 24 Chinese and Hong Kong Officials Over Civic Rights

This comes immediately prior to the first high-level meeting between U.S. and Chinese officials.

Vaccine Skepticism May Hold Back Asian Recovery

Getting international travel and commerce back on track may hinge on vaccine acceptance.

European Union Urged to Vote Down China Trade Deal

Hong Kong activists want Europe's parliament to vote down a trade deal rushed through before Biden took office.

Hong Kong Flagship Cathay Pacific Burns Cash to Post Record Loss

With flight crews spending a couple weeks in quarantine each time they fly, the airline holds out hope the Chinese "vaccine passport" experiment works.

Chinese Tech Stocks Sell Off Hard as Beijing Pulls Away Punch

The index of major Chinese technology companies listed in Hong Kong has given up 20.5% of its value in less than a month.

China Sets 6% Growth Target, Cracks Down on Hong Kong

Hong Kong's electoral system needs re-education, according to Beijing's bigwigs, to include only officials loyal to Communist China.