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  1. Increasing optimism for local, global economies sees rebound in confidence

    Posted Apr 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the Hang Seng Index to trade between 22,001 and 26,000 by the end of September. Emerson Yip, investment manager with the bank's Greater China team, said Chinese companies and banks would ... and Commercial Bank of China yesterday, should not overshadow the stock performance of mainland banking stocks. He argued that global banks had already sold half their stakes in mainland banks and said ...

  2. Shaky global economy clouds Hong Kong outlook

    Posted May 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... advanced economies, and activity is expected to remain relatively solid in most emerging and developing economies. Asia as a whole continues to outperform. The region should grow by 6per cent this year, compared with 3.5per cent for the global economy. This is not to say it's all good news from now on. Downside risks remain elevated and relate mainly to the external environment. ...

  3. HK still freest economy, but ranking at risk

    Posted Sep 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... who shared the 2002 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences with Daniel Kahneman, said the city's free-economy status depended on Beijing. 'Whether the integration between China ... Adrian Wan adrian.wan@scmp.com Hong Kong has again been named the freest economy in the world, but the city could be heading downhill from here on, a Canadian free-market think tank says. ...

  4. Dangers pose little threat as HK economy hits sweet spot

    Posted May 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Tom Holland Hong Kong's economy is humming along so briskly that people are beginning to get worried. Last week the government said the city's gross domestic product grew ... that a slowdown in the mainland economy will hit both activity and asset prices in Hong Kong. With the mainland authorities tightening the supply of domestic liquidity in a bid to contain mounting ...

  5. Glowing GDP figures hide reality of Macau economy

    Posted Apr 01st 2008, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... year, according to Macau statistics and census service. 'In current US dollar terms, Macau now ranks 20th on the list of the world's richest economies - ahead of Italy and just behind ... in the boom but it took the view that the boom would be bigger if it just gave the gambling licences away on promises from the licensees that they would do good things for Macau's economy ...

  6. City's e-economy valued at HK$100b- 5.9pc of GDP

    Posted May 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Lana Lam The government has been criticised for failing to nurture a significant part of Hong Kong's wealth after a study found the internet-based economy is worth almost HK$100 ... billion in 2009, a figure that is likely to be higher now. Its report, 'The Connected Harbour: how the internet is transforming Hong Kong's economy', included input from more than ...

  7. Investor mood lifts as economy picks up

    Posted Jul 18th 2009, 12:00am by Nick Westra

    ... at Taifook Asset Management. 'China's [economic growth] is of course a trigger point, but the United States economy is another driver.' Sentiment remained buoyant after the mainland ... Nick Westra and Natalie Chiu Investors loaded up on recovery-themed stocks yesterday in anticipation of better days ahead as the mainland economy picks up steam and corporate earnings ...

  8. Stocks give up gains over mainland economy fears

    Posted Mar 05th 2008, 12:00am by Nick Westra

    ... the 'through-train' investment scheme was still on track and focused on growing unease about the mainland economy. The Hang Seng Index opened 1.16 per cent up, backed by strong earnings on Monday from HSBC ... to 12,972.21 points. The Shanghai Composite Index snapped a two-day gain, falling 2.32 per cent to 4,335.446 points. 'It is really a negative news story on China as opposed to negative overall ...

  9. Tsang: Cepa helped HK's economy to recover

    Posted Jun 29th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the progress of Cepa- signed three years ago by Hong Kong, Macau and China. The arrangement allowed for a greater liberalisation of trade. In 2003, Hong Kong's economy had been weakened ... FA TSUI Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen on Thursday said the Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement (Cepa) had helped Hong Kong's economy to recover. Mr Tsang was speaking ...

  10. Economy expected to stay robust

    Posted May 26th 2006, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng The outlook for Hong Kong's economy is likely to stay healthy as it rides on the coattails of the mainland's robust growth, credit insurer Coface said. However, recent measures by Beijing to cool the mainland economy could result in increased credit risk and pressure on corporate margins, dampening regional and international trade, the Hong Kong branch ...




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