6 Jul 2015

Investors should circle July 15 on their calendars.

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Jake van der Kamp is a native of the Netherlands, a Canadian citizen, and a longtime Hong Kong resident. He started as a South China Morning Post business reporter in 1978, soon made a career change to investment analyst and returned to the newspaper in 1998 as a financial columnist.
Updated 6 Jul 2015 - 2:43pm
6 Jul 2015

In a previous job, I once screwed up big time. I had given my editor what I thought was the iconic photograph of a tragedy.

Bio
Peter Kammerer is a long-time columnist and commentator for the SCMP. He has received recognition for his writing at the Hong Kong news Awards, the annual Human Rights Press Awards and from the Society of Publishing in Asia. Before moving to Hong Kong in 1988, he worked on newspapers in his native Australia.  
6 Jul 2015 - 1:32pm
6 Jul 2015

Never in the field of economic conflict has so much been owed to so many by so few.

6 Jul 2015 - 1:07pm
6 Jul 2015

I heard a very sad story recently, about a Hong Kong immigrant to the US.

Updated 6 Jul 2015 - 2:45pm
6 Jul 2015

On Saturday, many of Hong Kong's luminaries had a live demonstration of PLA firepower with a...

Alex Lo is a senior writer at the South China Morning Post. He writes editorials and the daily “My Take” column on page 2. He also edits the weekly science and technology page in Sunday Morning Post.
6 Jul 2015 - 4:57am
5 Jul 2015

Still remember the news?

George Chen is Managing Editor for SCMP.com International Edition and Mr. Shangkong Columnist. George has covered China's political and economic changes since 2002. George is the author of two books: This is Hong Kong I Know (2014) and Foreign Banks in China (2011). George has been named a 2014 Yale World Fellow. Follow George on Twitter: @george_chen.
5 Jul 2015 - 10:41pm
5 Jul 2015

Until not so long ago, governments and markets were in thrall to the International Monetary Fund...

David Brown is the chief executive of New View Economics
5 Jul 2015 - 5:21pm
5 Jul 2015

With most of the world's powers turning their attention to carrying the burdens of history,...

Alice Wu fell down the rabbit hole of politics aged 12, when she ran her first election campaign. She has been writing about local politics and current affairs for the Post since 2008. Alice's daily needs include her journals, books, a multi-coloured pen and several lattes.
5 Jul 2015 - 12:05am
4 Jul 2015

How many Hongkongers does it take to change a light bulb? No seriously, how many Hongkongers...

Alex Lo is a senior writer at the South China Morning Post. He writes editorials and the daily “My Take” column on page 2. He also edits the weekly science and technology page in Sunday Morning Post.
4 Jul 2015 - 1:19am
4 Jul 2015

The history of the rise and fall of trading centres on the coasts of East and Southeast Asia...

Philip Bowring has been based in Asia for 39 years writing on regional financial and political issues. He has been a columnist for the South China Morning Post since the mid-1990s and for the International Herald Tribune from 1992 to 2011. He also contributes regularly to the Wall Street Journal, www.asiasentinel.com, a website of which he is a founder, and elsewhere. Prior to 1992 he was with the weekly Far Eastern Economic Review, latterly as editor.
4 Jul 2015 - 12:01am

Today's Poll

  • Other destinations more attractive
  • Hong Kong is too expensive
  • Not enough attractions in Hong Kong

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  • Other destinations more attractive 25
  • Hong Kong is too expensive 63
  • Not enough attractions in Hong Kong 12
3 Jul 2015
Total number of votes recorded: 508

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Forget normalised US rates, the Greenspan Put is here to stay

Investors should circle July 15 on their calendars. That is the day United States Federal Reserve chairman Janet Yellen will give her semi-annual testimony to the House of Representatives...

Updated 6 Jul 2015 - 2:43pm

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