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  1. The Christmas fairy tale of the iPhone and the US trade deficit

    Posted Dec 24th 2010, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... iPhone sold in America this Christmas, the US trade deficit with China will go up by around US$170. (Actually that figure is based on an iPhone 3G. For each iPhone 4, the US deficit goes up ... to this year's US trade deficit with China, which is on target to hit a record US$270 billion (see the first chart below). That means iPhones alone will account for 1 per cent of the bilateral trade ...

  2. The economic lesson China must learn from 1980s Japan

    Posted Oct 21st 2009, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... an acceptable hard currency when they travel abroad. To those of us getting long in the tooth, it is hard not to draw parallels between the best-seller lists of today and those of the late 1980s. Back ... and Industrial Bank of Japan close behind. Today, trade frictions are mounting as politicians in the West complain about unfair competition from China. Back then, their target was Japan. Today, it seems ...

  3. Hu and Sarkozy set to meet to seal resumption of ties

    Posted Apr 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a hardline approach that paralleled their treatment of former Japanese prime minister Junichiro Koizumi. It postponed a China-EU summit planned for December 1, and Premier Wen Jiabao and the Ministry ... Institute of European Studies, said that while France needed China's trade partnership to help cope with the financial crisis, China also needed France's support as a major western power ...

  4. Appointments

    Posted Apr 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... banking and securities business. David Aquilina Public relations consultant nParallel Mr Aquilina began supporting the company in January. He is a seasoned communications professional ... for compliance across a number of sales and trading departments. Roger Parry Deputy chairman Clear Media Mr Parry, a long-time veteran, also serves on the company's board of directors ...

  5. A liability Obama can ill afford

    Posted Nov 07th 2009, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... even inside Kabul. It says even less about American judgment that Karzai's brother, allegedly a kingpin in the booming drug trade, is a paid agent of the CIA, according to The New York ... Taliban who had renounced violence, if there are any. Let the Afghans really decide. But it would need to be paralleled with a like body of neighbouring powers, China, India, Iran, Pakistan, ...

  6. cab chat

    Posted Nov 19th 2004, 12:00am by Winnie Yeung

    ... but he always goes too far in a lot of things he does. I have always been a supporter of the Democratic Alliance for Betterment of Hong Kong and the Federation of Trade Unions, because ... the estate is rebuilt. I think it's better to ban all parallel-import goods. These people selling parallel goods in the [Lowu] East Rail station are ruthless. The passage was originally ...

  7. 'Patriots' gear to go mainstream

    Posted Apr 23rd 2004, 12:00am by David McNeill

    ... campaign is a loose network of teachers, trade unionists and campaigners like Mr Tawara. But the society's campaign to revise Japan's troubled past for a source of national pride has also ... incidents both he and Tokyo governor Shintaro Ishihara (who also supports the textbook movement) describe as 'racist'. Parallels have been drawn among the textbook movement's ...

  8. Shark 'finning' uncommon; Asia shuns such waste

    Posted Jun 17th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... threatened with extinction but may become so unless trade is closely controlled'), there is simply no proof that the bulk of sharks are endangered. Mr Bohm cites the World Conservation Union. ... chairman, Sharks Fin Trade Merchants Association Pay levels decided? I wish to comment on the article 'Civil servants outraged by choice of pay-review firm' (June 14), as well ...



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