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| | Email Asian Market Update: Nikkei tracks stronger JPY to a 1-month low; China industrial profits slow; Egypt violence escalates - Source

(CN) CHINA JUN INDUSTRIAL PROFITS Y/Y: 6.3% V 15.5% PRIOR; YTD: 11.1% v 12.3% PRIOR >- (JP) JAPAN JUNE LARGE RETAILERS' SALES: 3.5% V 3.6%E; RETAIL TRADE M/M: -0.2% V +0.8%E (first decline in 3 months); Y/Y: 1.6% V 2.1%E (fastest rise since May 2012) - (KR) SOUTH KOREA AUG BUSINESS SURVEY MANUFACTURING: 73 V 78 PRIOR (6-month lows); NON-MANUFACTURING: 67 V 69 PRIOR - (UK) UK JULY HOMETRACK HOUSING SURVEY M/M: 0.3% V 0.4% PRIOR; Y/Y: 1.3% V 0.8% PRIOR ***Markets Snapshot (as of 03:00 GMT)*** - Nikkei225 -2.3% - S&P/ASX flat - Kospi -0.4% - Shanghai Composite -1.3% - Hang Seng -0.5% - Sept S&P500 -0.1% at 1,684 - Aug gold +0.5% at $1,329 - Aug crude oil -0.2% at $104.44/brl ***Observations/Insights*** - Nikkei225 is selling off sharply once again as pre-Fed USD weakness on expectation of commitment to easing is being felt most acutely in the USD/JPY, which fell to a 1-month low below 98 handle. Decision on the timing and the extent of consumption tax increase is still in focus, with PM Abe reported to have hired a team to evaluate a number of options. S&P said it would be comfortable if the timing of the sales tax increase was altered. - China reported June industrial profits late on Friday, confirming the alarming deceleration seen last week in the HSBC flash manufacturing PMI. Shanghai Composite is the 2nd worst index among the majors, further weighed down by announcement China is conducting an audit of all govt debt and the extent of official liabilities. - Political tensions in Egypt have escalated to a boiling point early in the weekend when security forces fired live rounds at pro-Morsi marchers, resulting in over 70 deaths. International monitors have voiced strong opposition to violence and EU's Ashton is travelling to meet with the new govt leaders. ***Fixed Income/Commodities*** - (JP) BoJ offer to buy 450B in 5-10 yr JGB and 20B in inflation-linked govt bonds ***Speakers/Political/In the Papers*** - (CN) China National Audit Office calling for an audit of all govt debt amid rising concern regarding the extent of official liabilities - financial press - (CN) China Bank of Communications (BoCom) Strategist Hong: China debt level is severe but will not burst yet - financial press - (CN) China Banking Regulatory Commission (CBRC) Chairman Shang: small companies need more credit support - People's Daily - (CN) China central govt said to order to control budget deficit below 3% of GDP - - (CN) More China businesses expected to seek offshore loans amid tightening credit conditions - FT - (JP) S&P: Altering sales tax hike plan does not necessarily mean Credit Negative for Japan - (JP) Japan utilities may raise home power rates by as much as 9% - Asahi - (JP) Japan Chief Cabinet Sec Suga: PM Abe to decide whether to proceed with the planned consumption tax increase before the fall Diet session in Sept - Nikkei News - (JP) Japan PM adviser Iijima hints at Japan-China summit soon - Kyodo News - (AU) RBA's Edwards: Australian economy is fragile; Expenditure review committee of the Federal Labor government should not make large cuts to spending or introduce large tax increases - AFR - (KR) Bank of Korea (BOK) Gov Kim: Financial markets have stabilized, giving further momentum to growth - Korean press - (KR) South Korea Unification Ministry said to have made its "final offer" to North Korea on restarting talks on Kaesong industrial zone - financial press - (IN) Credit Suisse economists: Interest rate cut in India is not likely at next week's meeting despite the weak economy because of recent pressure on the rupee - financial press - (TW) Taiwan govt to review luxury tax - Taiwanese press - (EG) Supporters of Egypt's deposed pres Morsi vow to continue protests despite the bloodshed earlier - financial press - (IL) Israeli govt has approved a bill to put any peace treaty with Palestinians to a national referendum - financial press - (US) Fed's Lacker (hawk, non-voter) suggests Fed end the bond buying program as soon as possible - financial press - (US) Larry Summers' affiliation with large banks said to potentially provide some of his critics with ammunition against his nomination as the next Fed chairman - US financial press - (US) PIMCO's Gross: Does not expect short term rates to start rising until core CPI hits 2.5% and core PCE reaches 2.0% - financial press - (US) Treasury Sec Lew: Need to get the debt limit extended without creating a crisis - financial press - (DE) German banks may be faced with new writeoffs and require additional capital ahead of the next round of European bank stress tests planned for 2014 - German press - (EU) ECB may soon start to publish the minutes of its Governing Council meetings - German press ***Equities*** - ELN: Said to be near $7.6B sale; Perrigo seen as the frontrunner - financial press >- OMC: Omnicom and Publicis Groupe to merge; to be called Omnicom Publicis Groupe- To create the biggest advertising firm valued at approx $35.1B - HON: Boeing said to have requested operators of most models to inspect Honeywell fixed emergency beacon - financial press - DELL: Founder Michael Dell does not support recapitalization, asset sales if buyout fails - financial press - SKS: Close to being acquired by Hudson's Bay; Bids seen in the $17-18/shr range - NY Post - LEI.AU: Thiess takes 100% ownership of Silcar, acquires 50% interest from JV partner Siemens - QBE.AU: May be liable for claims related to Friday's train crash in Spain - AFR - WHC.AU: Reports June quarter coal production at 2.247M tons; coal sales 1.807M tons - OZL.AU: Expects to see non-cash charge for asset impairment in range of A$200-240M - EVN.AU: Reports June quarter gold production 112.6K oz, +34% q/q; Expects to write down the value of its assets by A$350-400M - Boral BLD.AU: Sees FY12/13 net profit of A$90-105M v A$140Me - AFR - Mazda 7261.JP: May report Q1 op profit of 35.0B v 1.8B y/y - Nikkei News - Daito Trust 1878.JP: Reports Q1 Net 14.0B v 5.8B y/y, Op profit 22.0B v 9.6B y/y, Rev 286.5B v 244.7B y/y - Eisai 4523.JP: Receives positive CHMP opinion for Zonegran (Zonisamide) Paediatric license variation - KDDI Corp 9433.JP May report Q1 op profit around 160B, +70% y/y; Rev seen rising about 10% to 862B - Nikkei News - LG Uplus 032640.KR: Reports Q2 Op profit KRW144.8B, Rev KRW2.76T - Hon Hai 2317.TW: Said to be recruiting 90k China workers; awarded low-cost iPhone and iPad Mini 2 orders - financial press - Source


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