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  1. Business - Economy - AVIATION

    Dubai nudging Hong Kong out as transit hub between Asia-Pacific and Europe

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 11:15am by Charlotte So

    ... as a transit hub for flights between Asia-Pacific and Europe, analysts say. Middle Eastern airports are muscling in on that turf, and Hong Kong may increasingly have to rely on traffic from ... of European destinations. But the third runway is, of course, still an urgent project and can ensure [Hong Kong] is a hub for Asia." Hong Kong functions differently as a hub from Dubai, which ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1426990/dubai-nudging-hong-kong-out-transit-hub-between-asia-pacific-and
  2. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Obama's pivot to Asia faces setback from fellow Democrat over trans-Pacific trade deal

    Posted Feb 01st 2014, 03:42pm by Associated Press in Washington

    ... opposes legislation that’s key for a trans-Pacific trade pact that’s arguably the most important part of Obama’s effort to step-up American engagement in Asia. Since Obama rolled out the policy, ... increasingly stressed the pivot is about more than military and cementing America’s stature as the pre-eminent power in the Asia-Pacific as China grows in strength. It’s about capitalising ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1418489/obamas-pivot-asia-faces-setback-fellow-democrat-over-trans-pacific
  3. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    US Pacific fleet chief says North Korea is top security concern in Asia

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 04:58pm by Agence France-Presse in Singapore

    ... identification zone North Korea remains Washington’s “number one security concern” in Asia, the US Pacific Fleet commander said on Wednesday, despite simmering territorial disputes elsewhere ... US-hosted naval drills for the first time in June off Hawaii. The biennial Rim of the Pacific exercise, or RIMPAC, is billed as the world’s largest international maritime war games and will feature ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1411100/us-pacific-fleet-chief-says-north-korea-top-security-concern-asia
  4. News - Asia - TRADE

    Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal won't be sealed when Obama meets Abe

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 05:37am by Reuters

    ... to Japan's farm and auto markets is seen as key to finalising the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a 12-nation trade bloc that would stretch from Asia to Latin America. The TPP is central ... the groundwork for a yes-or-no vote by lawmakers ahead of elections in November. TPP negotiators are due to reconvene in Vietnam next,month and trade ministers will meet at an Asia-Pacific Economic ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1489695/trans-pacific-partnership-trade-deal-wont-be-sealed-when-obama-meets-abe
  5. Business - Companies - SHARES

    Citic Pacific agrees to asset acquisition from parent

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 01:09am by Eric Ng

    ... Telecom International and 37.6 per cent of listed Asia Satellite Telecommunications, among other assets. The deal would raise Citic Pacific's annual net profit sixfold to HK$48 billion ... Eric Ng eric.mpng@scmp.com Red chip will pay for assets from parent by issuing it with shares worth 177b yuan and 50b yuan in shares sold to institutional buyers Citic Pacific signs ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1484948/citic-pacific-agrees-asset-acquisition-parent
  6. News - Asia - TRADE

    Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact risks splitting Asean, Manila warns

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 11:03pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Washington Manila says Trans-Pacific Partnership may cause resentment unless it includes all bloc's members US-backed trade pact seen as splitting Asean A US-backed Pacific free-trade pact could cause resentment in Southeast Asia, leaving some nations in the region better positioned to access the American market than others, a top Philippine official ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1476989/trans-pacific-partnership-trade-pact-risks-splitting-asean-manila-warns
  7. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Dengue outbreak at Australia's Pacific island refugee detention centre sparks fresh concerns

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 12:30pm by Reuters in Sydney

    ... Reuters in Sydney Refugees held in Australia's detention centres on Nauru island infected by Dengue fever as opposition figures call for greater oversight An outbreak of dengue fever at an Australian refugee detention centre in the tiny Pacific island nation of Nauru sparked calls on Thursday for greater oversight at the facility, which has been criticised by rights groups ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1485859/dengue-outbreak-australias-pacific-island-refugee-detention-centre-sparks
  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Barack Obama must find the right balance on tour of Asia

    Posted Apr 24th 2014, 03:47am by SCMP Editorial

    ... Finding balance will be challenging. Obama's pivot towards Asia and the Pacific has been derailed since 2012 by domestic issues; most recently, a partial shutdown of the government forced him ... SCMP Editorial Obama must find the right balance China is not on the itinerary of US President Barack Obama's first trip to Asia in two years, although on each of his four stops, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1495387/barack-obama-must-find-right-balance-tour-asia
  9. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Japan and the United States face off in crucial trans-Pacific trade negotiations

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 02:03pm by Reuters in Tokyo

    ... Reuters in Tokyo Trans-Pacific Partnership trade talks commence as differences over lowering tarifs threaten to derail Washington's centrepiece legislation in its pivot towards Asia ... that bridging differences would be difficult. Tokyo and Washington are seeking a two-way trade deal, regarded as a key part of the US-led Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) that is the centrepiece ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1471263/japan-and-united-states-face-crucial-trans-pacific-trade
  10. Business - Money - LISTINGS

    Asia-Pacific sees shrinking equity capital markets

    Posted Dec 21st 2013, 02:52am by Reuters

    ... Reuters Asia-Pacific sees shrinking equity capital markets Equity capital markets in the Asia-Pacific ex-Japan region shrank for a third consecutive year in 2013, hurt by a downturn ... banks even exited the region, the revival would give a much-needed boost to bank revenue. UBS, which has come out on top of Asia-Pacific equity capital market (ECM) league tables for eight ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1387094/asia-pacific-sees-shrinking-equity-capital-markets

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