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  1. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    World Bank cuts growth forecast for Asia-Pacific, China GDP to gain 7.7%

    Posted Oct 09th 2012, 12:00am by Lulu Chen

    ... forecast for Asia-Pacific The World Bank cut some of its growth forecasts for Asia yesterday on the back of weakening economic growth prospects in China and uncertainties brought about by turmoil in Europe. The bank trimmed this year's growth outlook for developing economies in the Asia-Pacific to 7.2 per cent, down 0.4 percentage point from its forecast in May. For China, ...

  2. News - China - ECONOMY

    China and US tussle for trade dominance at Apec summit

    Posted Oct 08th 2013, 12:03pm by Agence France-Presse in Nusa Dua

    ... in the Asia-Pacific at a regional leaders’ summit in Indonesia on Tuesday, amid warnings from an increasingly bold China. The two-day Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation (Apec) event at a five-star resort ... to dominate the economy in the Asia-Pacific region,” the China Daily newspaper said in a front-page report on Xi’s speech. Indonesia also signalled its irritation at the huge focus on TPP at the Apec ...

  3. Business - Money - ECONOMY

    Hang Seng Index investors rush for exit as lunar new year trading starts

    Posted Feb 04th 2014, 11:41pm by Ray Chan, JEANNY YIU

    ... in the Asia-Pacific region, with the Nikkei 225 Index losing 4.2 per cent to close at its lowest level since June. The MSCI Asia-Pacific Index has lost more than US$538 billion so far this year in terms ...

  4. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Germany's selfishness hangs over its weaker euro-zone partners

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 04:45am by DAVID BROWN

    ... that is no longer possible. The adoption of the single currency has only accelerated the pull of capital and productive capacity towards Germany. The car industry provides a clear example. Car producers ...

  5. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Private sector wary of Beijing's plan for 'mixed economy'

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 02:28am by Eric Ng

    ... we tried to organise a China car brands research society, but even that needs to be endorsed by the CAAM, and of course they didn't," he said. "It's all to do ...

  6. News - China Insider - ECONOMY

    After Apple, is Starbucks Chinese state media’s next target?

    Posted Oct 18th 2013, 05:03pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... of Starbucks in China and Asia Pacific, told Bloomberg last year. Liu Yuanju, a columnist with the Shanghai-based Oriental Morning Post, shot back at the series of attacks on Friday, arguing ... products sold in the country. “If we look at cosmetics, computers, cars, it’s very common to see 30 to 100 per cent premiums over international pricing, whereas Starbucks’ premium is probably at 20 ...

  7. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    China purchasing managers' index rises as barometer of global health

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 04:11am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg Index has become a main indicator of activity and its readings tend to dictate market reactions China PMI rises as barometer of global health When Peter Elston wants to check the pulse of the world economy, one of the indicators he zeroes in on did not even exist a decade ago. The head of Asia-Pacific strategy at Aberdeen Asset Management Asia in Singapore is not alone ...

  8. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    India seeks seven-year low deficit ahead of elections

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 04:34am by Bloomberg

    ... due by May, while boosting defence spending and temporarily reducing taxes on goods from cars to mobile phones. The budget deficit will narrow to 4.1 per cent of gross domestic product ... with US$88 billion last year. The government also expects to add US$15 billion to foreign reserves. Excise tax rates on sport utility vehicles, mobile phones and small cars would be cut until June ...

  9. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Yellen and Carney face test over interest rates

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 04:31am by Bloomberg

    ... as harsh, winter weather blanketed much of the US and kept consumers from venturing out to car dealerships and malls. More signs of slower growth may emerge in China this week, with reports forecast ... little changed as colder-than-normal temperatures and snowfall led to fewer car purchases and trips to shopping centres. The figures will be out on Wednesday. "The biggest challenge ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Hong Kong to host Apec ministers meeting next year

    Posted Sep 21st 2013, 12:00am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... for the Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation (Apec) ministerial meeting. It will be the first time Hong Kong has hosted the summit. The announcement by the Ministry of Finance was made as this year's ... to hold this important meeting of the Asia-Pacific region in Hong Kong," Leung said in a statement issued last night, adding that he was confident it would be a success. Financial Secretary ...




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