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  1. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Daily items top mainland China tourists' Hong Kong shopping list

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:38am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Unlike big spenders, visitors with limited budget go for medicines, milk powder and snacks Daily items top mainland tourists' HK shopping list Medicines ... a frozen food store in Foshan, Guangdong province, travels to Hong Kong two or three times a year. "I spent about HK$20,000 on medicines as we don't trust mainland products," he ...

  2. Business - Banking & Finance - REGULATION

    HKMA remains vigilant in 'unstable' environment

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 01:09am by KANIS LI

    ... the Exchange Fund's investment since 2008 into alternative asset classes such as emerging market bonds and equities, private equity, overseas properties and yuan-denominated bonds and equities ...

  3. Business - Money - EQUITIES

    Through train threatens sales in quota scheme

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 01:21am by Jeanny Yu

    ... is still unknown, sales of retail-oriented RQFII and QFII products are being scrutinised closely. "The scheme does offer an alternative route of exposure for retail investors ...

  4. Business - Money - FUND MANAGEMENT

    China Everbright goes full steam on expansion after painful restructuring

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 05:07am by RAY CHAN AND JEANNY YU

    ... Ray Chan and Jeanny Yu After a painful restructuring and asset disposals, the red chip looks to double its assets under management in three years from HK$33b now China Everbright goes full steam on growth It was awful-tasting medicine, but the patient needed it. Four years after the 1997 Asian financial crisis, a mountain of outstanding debt and a cash-flow crunch propelled China ...

  5. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    Jockey Club makes direct hedge-fund allocations

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 01:07am by BLOOM

    ... at the horse-racing operator, which has invested more than US$1 billion in alternative assets. The club made its first two such allocations to Och-Ziff Capital Management Group and Millennium Management ... of alternative investments at the end of June last year, including those held by its retirement fund and charities trust, according to an annual report. The club's alternative investments included ...

  6. Business - Commodities - COMMENT

    Vanishing volatility in oil prices signals market shift

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 01:40am by Reuters

    ... John Kemp Stability is a result of falling consumption and growing availability of alternative supplies Vanishing volatility in oil prices signals market shift The oil market has rarely ... argued that commodity markets, like other financial assets, swung between a mild state and a wild one, alternating between periods of low and high volatility. But the oil market has been stuck ...

  7. Business - Economy - AVIATION

    Hong Kong's role as air hub doomed unless third runway is built soon

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 02:09pm by DAVID DODWELL

    ... an alternative to building a third runway, which would be horribly expensive and the construction of which would inevitably result in inconveniences and dislocations. But I can say with confidence ... capacity challenges at the Hong Kong International Airport: Assessing the potential of alternatives to constructing a third runway"- was that we have no choice but to press ahead as speedily ...

  8. Business - China Business - REGULATION

    China's drug safety worries FDA

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 01:07am by BLOOM

    ... in the production of drug ingredients in China to erase the safety risks faced by American consumers, a US regulator said. While the Food and Drug Administration attempts to ensure medicines imported from ... frustrated by how hard it is to get evidence ECONOMIST GINGER ZHE JIN Overseas drugmakers produce about 80 per cent of the active ingredients for medicines sold in the US, the FDA has said. While ...

  9. Business - Economy

    China should not be too quick to ease capital controls, economist says

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 11:24am by Langi Chiang

    ... efficiency in using credit to generate growth and the resorting of savers to property as the only store of value. Mainlanders had very limited investment alternatives because of capital account ...

  10. Business - Banking & Finance - INVESTMENT

    Private equity's princeling with the Midas touch

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 03:31pm by Reuters

    ... of one of Shanghai's largest state-owned enterprises and is in charge of the country's push into alternative nuclear energy sources. The extensive control of the Communist Party over ...




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