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  1. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Companies optimistic on economy … before Occupy at least: survey

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 03:44am by ALICE WOODHOUSE

    ... of this year than the third, but the poll may not take into account the effects of Occupy Central. The Quarterly Business Tendency Survey, conducted by the Census and Statistics Department, asked ... in the community occurring around the time," a government spokesman said, referring to the Occupy Central protests. The survey was conducted from September 8 to October 14, but most ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1623985/companies-optimistic-economy-occupy-least-survey
  2. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Political tensions could undermine Hong Kong as China's top financial centre: Joseph Yam

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 11:36pm by Cannix Yau and Enoch Yiu

    ... Prosperity, Think of Adversity". The warnings come amid growing tensions over electoral reform. More than 720,000 ballots have been cast in the controversial Occupy Central "referendum", which has riled Beijing. Rare disagreement as CY Leung takes issue with Global Times editorial on Occupy poll Cyberattacks against Occupy Central poll traced to mainland firms’ computers ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1539240/political-tensions-could-undermine-hong-kong-top-financial-centre
  3. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Tycoon Li Ka-shing downbeat over Hong Kong’s future

    Posted Feb 28th 2014, 09:38pm by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com Tycoon warns over competitiveness, Occupy Central and harassment of mainland tourists Li Ka-shing downbeat over Hong Kong's future Li Ka-shing, Asia's richest man, gave a downbeat assessment of Hong Kong's situation yesterday, warning that the Occupy Central campaign, the harassment of mainland tourists and declining competitiveness ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1437471/li-ka-shing-backs-press-freedom-after-attack-kevin-lau
  4. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Hong Kong Monetary Authority chief Norman Chan adds to gloom on economy

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 11:28pm by Patsy Moy

    ... Occupy Central and a potential interest rate rise- but provided the city can avoid Ebola infections. "After Beijing comes up with a decision on electoral reform [for the 2017 chief executive poll], the political uncertainties will be dispelled and the market will be back to normal," Chong said. "Even if the organisers of Occupy Central are unhappy with Beijing's ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1571643/hong-kong-monetary-authority-chief-norman-chan-adds-gloom-economy
  5. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Hong Kong to host Apec ministers meeting next year

    Posted Sep 21st 2013, 12:00am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... meeting of the 21-member grouping wrapped up in Bali yesterday. The Occupy Central movement has threatened to blockade the business district in July if there is no plan in place that the group ... it was confident that the Occupy Central movement would not have any effect on the city. "It wasn't up to Hong Kong to decide on its own whether to host the conference," Choy said, adding ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1314268/hong-kong-host-apec-ministers-meeting-next-year
  6. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Li Ka-shing’s rumoured plan to reduce investments ‘could damage Hong Kong’

    Posted May 09th 2014, 11:41pm by Sandy Li and Peggy Sito

    ... And in March, Li sold a 60 per cent stake in the container port's Terminal 8 West for HK$2.47 billion. In February he gave a downbeat assessment of Hong Kong, pointing to Occupy Central ... mainland cities. But I see it as an asset allocation. I do not think he will sell his assets in Hong Kong and mainland on a large scale." Dr Chan Kin-man, co-organiser of the Occupy Central ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1508724/li-ka-shings-rumoured-plan-reduce-investments-hong-kong-could-hurt
  7. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Hong Kong to lower annual economic growth forecast on Friday, says John Tsang

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 02:22pm by Lai Ying-kit

    ... blog on Sunday. He also joined the chorus of establishment figures warning of the potential dire consequences of Occupy Central, claiming that “confrontational” campaigns for universal suffrage ... instability and that “the consequences would be unimaginable”, but offered no further details. Tsang did not refer to Occupy by name. The pro-democracy movement plans to stage an open-ended protest ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1571292/hong-kong-will-lower-annual-economic-growth-forecast-friday-says-john
  8. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Hong Kong retail sales slump by 3.1pc in July as consumers scrimp on luxury

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 05:54pm by Amy Nip

    ... slow as visitors had expected Occupy Central to carry out its blockade of the business hub. They returned to normal as it became clear the civil disobedience plan would wait. After a surprise ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1581472/hong-kong-retail-sales-slump-31pc-july-consumers-scrimp-luxury
  9. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Forecasts for Hong Kong growth downbeat

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 04:18am by Arthur Chan

    ... and the Occupy Central movement has yet to affect the second quarter. Leung said the current economy seemed unaffected. Conversely, chaos in global politics would draw capital to politically more stable ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1576268/forecasts-hong-kong-growth-downbeat
  10. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    China has the fiscal means to fight slowdown, says ADB president

    Posted Oct 24th 2014, 04:19am by Victoria Ruan

    ... to 2.5 per cent late last month, before the Occupy Central protests began, citing weaker retail and tourism performance. Nakao said he did not think the US$50 billion Asian Infrastructure ... with some measures. "The fiscal balance is healthy and the debt-to-GDP ratio is still very low." The mainland's central and local government debt adds up to less than 60 per cent ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1623234/china-has-fiscal-means-fight-slowdown-says-adb-president

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