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  1. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    Why seven always beats nine (even without an official cat)

    Posted Oct 11th 2012, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... Tom Holland Reduction in the number of members for the Communist Party's standing committee likely to streamline decision-making process Why seven always beats nine (even without an official cat) Over the past six months, the South China Morning Post has repeatedly suggested that the line-up of the Chinese Communist Party's all-powerful Politburo standing committee ...

  2. Business - Companies - MONITOR

    Nothing uniquely Chinese about Glaxo bribery case

    Posted Aug 01st 2013, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... Tom Holland The pharmaceutical industry routinely bribes doctors in the West to get its drugs prescribed, although the practice is given a thin façade Nothing uniquely Chinese about Glaxo ... local authorities, a politically driven plot to marginalise the princeling children of late Communist Party general secretary Hu Yaobang, or a populist move by China's new leadership ...

  3. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    Chinese bank valuations imply a bad loan ratio of 13 per cent

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 12:44am by Tom Holland

    ... Tom Holland That's about the same figure the lenders had in 2003 before they were restructured, and a far cry from the 0.97 per cent that the banks claim Chinese bank valuations imply ... It wasn't just the mainland-listed shares. On Monday, the weighted average price-book value ratio for the 10 Chinese banks listed in Hong Kong fell to just 0.98. In other words, as an investor you ...

  4. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    Chinese investors should avoid Britain's rotten egg rail project

    Posted Jan 13th 2014, 12:55am by Tom Holland

    ... Tom Holland After factoring in perceived gains and high costs against the envisaged benefits, getting on board high-speed railway may not be a good idea Chinese investors should avoid Britain's rotten egg rail project According to reports last week, Chinese state companies are eager to invest in Britain's planned HS2 high-speed railway from London to Birmingham, and beyond ...

  5. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    The plenum speech Xi Jinping ought to deliver (but won't)

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 02:32am by Tom Holland

    ... Tom Holland Ahead of a key Communist Party meeting, our columnist fantasises about the reforms the president should announce to the gathering The plenum speech Xi Jinping ought to deliver ... in our efforts to actualise the Chinese dream of the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation: to make the country's economy strong, the nation prosperous, and the people happy. Comrades! ...

  6. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    China crisis just wishful thinking

    Posted Jun 20th 2013, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... Tom Holland Many are longing to see the Communist Party overthrown, but social unrest caused by mis-sold investment products won't be how it happens China crisis just wishful thinking ... the fall of the Communist Party. Encouraged by the speed with which the iron curtain crumbled at the end of the 1980s and the suddenness of the Arab spring in 2011, and heartened by the spread ...

  7. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    Fears over a 'tail risk' hard landing in China are growing

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 01:10am by Tom Holland

    ... probable outcome for the Chinese economy, it remains a possibility. And the effects should China experience such a hard landing would be so severe and so widespread that the scenario, unlikely ... published yesterday, Tim Condon, the chief economist for Asia at Dutch banking giant ING, argued that just as China's rapid growth in the 2000s lifted economies across the world, so a Chinese ...

  8. Business - Economy - MONITOR

    The yuan is falling, but only because Beijing wants it to

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 02:59am by Tom Holland

    ... emerging-market currencies now looking soft against the dollar, any further yuan appreciation will threaten severely to erode the price competitiveness of Chinese exports compared with those of other ...

  9. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    Capital base of Chinese banks not as strong as bosses claim

    Posted Aug 30th 2013, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... Tom Holland Lenders' capital-to-asset ratios do not adequately reflect exposure to off-balance sheet loans made through shadow banking channels Capital base of Chinese banks ... surprising that Chinese banks are … scrambling to raise fresh capital On closer examination, however, the drive by Agricultural Bank, as well as other smaller banks, to raise fresh capital ...

  10. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    George Osborne is wrong about China and the yuan

    Posted Feb 21st 2014, 12:24am by Tom Holland

    ... from Britain," one mainlander asked Monitor at the time). Next week education minister Elizabeth Truss is due to lead a delegation to Shanghai to investigate why it is that Chinese pupils ... not reduced its current account surplus because of external pressure," Osborne gushed, "they've done it because the Chinese understand it is in their self-interest to move away from ...




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