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    State Street tries again with China tie-up

    State Street Global Advisors is embarking on a new partnership in China nearly three years after abandoning its joint venture with Zhongrong International Trust.

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    No reason for long-term fall in yuan – GF chief

    There is no reason for the renminbi to depreciate on a long-term basis, said the chief executive of GF Fund Management, a Chinese asset manager with 485 billion renminbi ($70 billion) in assets.

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    Trump won't start trade war, it would be 'stupid'

    President-elect Trump is not expected to start a trade war with Asia, though the threat of “serious retaliation” from China is credible, says an analyst.

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    Head of Taiwan's Bureau of Labor Funds named

    The Bureau of Labor Funds, which oversees Taiwan's main public pension funds, has appointed Feng-Ching Tsay as its director general.

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