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  1. The debate on Asian values gets a revival

    Posted Apr 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Greg Torode Chief Asia Correspondent in Boao Region's economic growth puts an issue of culture back on the agenda China is taking the lead in re-energising the 'Asian values' debate if last weekend's Boao Forum sessions are any indication. In a variety of panels and seminars on Asian co-operation and growth, mainland officials and academics repeatedly ...

  2. Development is key, Hu tells Tung

    Posted Nov 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Ray Cheung

    ... said yesterday. Mr Hu made the remarks at a breakfast meeting with Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa in Santiago, Chile, on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation forum summit. He also pledged the central government's continued support for Hong Kong. The meeting, the first between the pair since the Boao meeting held in Hainan in April, lasted for about 45 minutes. ...

  3. NSSF eyes equity firms to co-manage pension

    Posted Apr 20th 2009, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... enterprises during the economic slowdown, he said at the Boao Forum yesterday. Mr Dai said Beijing was contemplating earmarking part of the pension fund for overseas investments. The global financial ... Denise Tsang in Boao The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) will pick three to five private equity firms this year to help manage the country's 600 billion yuan (HK$680.59 billion) ...

  4. Mainland pension fund earmarks 7b yuan for five investment targets

    Posted Apr 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Xianglong, the chairman of the National Council for Social Security Fund, said on the sidelines of the Boao Forum in Hainan that the US$130 billion pension fund it manages as well ... Exchanges, said at the forum that the mainland and other Asian countries should use their foreign reserves to set up three Asian banks to invest in the region's infrastructure and agricultural ...

  5. Forum seeks an inclusive environment

    Posted May 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jennifer Cheng International investment banks have been working together for more than a decade to create workplaces that are gay-friendly. The Interbank LGBT Forum in Hong Kong has grown ... that demonstrates that,' he said. The feeling was clear at on-campus recruitment events. James Wang Ching-yuan, director of operations at Barclays, is gay and represents the company on the forum ...

  6. Talking points

    Posted Mar 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... roles in the nation's bloody struggle for independence from Indonesia in 2002. The president of Asia's newest and poorest nation plays little role in policy but is vital in projecting ... planners line up for development forum Some of Beijing's foremost economics and financial officials are expected to discuss their policies in the final year of President Hu Jintao and Premier ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hong Kong can lead East Asia in meeting ageing population challenge

    Posted Feb 24th 2013, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... Philip Bowring Philip Bowring says if Hong Kong is to stay ahead, it must lead Asia, if not the world, to rise to the challenges of our time- and population ageing is an issue ripe ... throughout East Asia? That applies as much to the mainland as anywhere: ending the one-child policy will make scant difference to the fertility rate because urbanisation will have a counterbalancing ...

  8. Bosses still refuse to hire disabled staff, forum told

    Posted Oct 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... 'Many overseas countries have already set a standard for companies and those who failed to meet it are fined,' he said. Speaking at a at Polytechnic University forum on the experiences ...

  9. Activists hijack forum on internet election rules

    Posted Jun 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ng Kang-chung kc.ng@scmp.com Activists hijacked an electoral forum in Causeway Bay yesterday in protest at an election-rules proposal they say is an attempt to control the internet. They sang songs, yelled slogans and shouted down Electoral Affairs Commission chairman Mr Justice Barnabas Fung Wah whenever he tried to explain his support. The forum was held as part ...

  10. Events

    Posted Oct 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... management'. Jockey Club House. Hong Kong Securities Institute lunch: 'The shape of banks to come'. 3rd Cross-straits Pension System Forum Seeking Innovative Solutions. Harbour Grand Hong ... in the new world of work'. Kinwick Centre, Central. Macau: 3rd Cross-straits Pension System Forum Seeking Innovative Solutions. University of Macau. Friday, October 28: British Chamber ...




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