Citigroup (C +0.7%) will nearly triple its China workforce to 12,000 over the next three years...

|About: Citigroup Inc. (C)|By:, SA News Editor

Citigroup (C +0.7%) will nearly triple its China workforce to 12,000 over the next three years as CEO Vikram Pandit raises his bet on the country. The bank won't follow HSBC and Standard Chartered in selling shares there but will fund expansion with funding from elsewhere in Asia. (earlier)