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  1. Sport - Soccer - World cup 2014

    'Broken' Steven Gerrard will take time to consider England future

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 02:40am

    ... Agence France-Presse Midfielder says he's hurting too much to make decision about retirement now England captain Steven Gerrard admitted on Sunday that he is considering his options ... the 34-year-old told a press conference in Rio de Janeiro, two days after England’s group-phase elimination was confirmed. “I think I need more time. I spoke to the manager [Roy Hodgson] to ask for some ...

  2. Sport - Soccer - World cup 2014

    Ousted England are World Cup ‘idiots’- media

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 09:52am

    ... Agence-France Presse in London FA lambasted for 'disengaged buffoonery' in declaring Roy Hodgson safe in his job so quickly England were left looking like smiling idiots just ... the national governing body, for giving manager Roy Hodgson the green light to carry on in charge – 35 minutes before England went crashing out of the tournament. He might as well have said: ‘Who cares ...

  3. Sport - Soccer - 2014 World Cup

    'Honest' England must get nasty to succeed, says Rooney

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 10:45pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Rio de Janeiro England must get 'nasty' to succeed, says Rooney English soccer is "too honest" for its own good at times and might do better in future if it plays with a more "streetwise, nasty" attitude that other teams employ, according to striker Wayne Rooney. England have already been eliminated from the World Cup, their earliest exit ...

  4. Business - Banking & Finance - DEVELOPMENT

    Competing interests between BRICS nations could lead to challenges for new bank: analysts

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:18am by Daniel Ren, Teddy Ng, KRISTINE KWOK

    ... leaders from five emerging economies celebrated the birth of a new bank on the block. The New Development Bank is intended to rival Western-led financial institutions and become a more sympathetic ... nations, and the bank's relatively small initial capitalisation, present obstacles, they say. Founded by Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, the bank will start lending by 2016 ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - REGULATION

    HKMA chief defends strict banking rules

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 12:29am by DON WEILAND

    ... hits back at criticism The chief executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority defended the city's strict banking rules as some of the best in the world, amid a flurry of recent international concern over the territory's banking system. The International Monetary Fund last week criticised the HKMA's lack of independence from Hong Kong's executive branch, which ...

  6. Business - LAI SEE

    Solution found for US chicken and egg problem

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:55am by Howard Winn

    ... the difference between England and a teabag? A teabag stays in the cup for longer.   HSBC tops the cost cuts The best jobs in banking are to be found in the US, at least according to research by Morgan ... no female chief executives running listed companies. However, we overlooked Rose Lee Wai-mun, who has been vice-chairman and chief executive at Hang Seng Bank since May 2012. Indeed her first day ...

  7. Sport - Soccer

    'Devastated' Roy Hodgson has high hopes for England's future

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 01:12am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Rio de Janeiro Manager puts faith in young talent as England make their earliest exit since 1958 World Cup Hodgson 'low' but has high hopes for future England manager Roy Hodgson believes there are exciting times ahead for his youthful squad despite overseeing his country's first group-phase elimination at a World Cup for 56 years. Costa ...

  8. Sport - Rugby - INTERNATIONALS

    All Blacks sweep England to equal record win streak

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 12:36am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Hamilton New Zealand turn on the style in final test to clinch series 3-0 and take their impressive run of consecutive test victories to 17 All Blacks sweep England to equal record win streak Julian Savea scored a hat-trick of tries as New Zealand produced a clinical, high-paced first-half performance to set up a 36-13 win over England and seal a record-equalling ...

  9. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    World Bank chief backs launch of BRICS bank

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 05:20am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Victoria Ruan in Beijing victoria.ruan@scmp.com World Bank chief says new entrants will help the multilateral lender battle poverty and spur growth rather than threaten its position Kim backs launch of BRICS bank World Bank president Jim Yong Kim welcomed the initiatives of establishing two new multilateral lenders, saying they would not pose a threat to the Washington-based ...

  10. Business - China Business - E-COMMERCE

    Central bank sends mixed signals on online payments

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:18am by DON WEINLAND

    ... Don Weinland don.weinland@scmp.com Central bank sends mixed signals on payments as it seeks to tighten regulations over industry PBOC perplexedby new payment technologies A quiet tussle is playing out between AliPay, China's biggest online payment platform, and People's Bank of China, the mainland's central bank. The game of tug-of-war, which enmeshes the 17 trillion ...




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