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  1. Little sustenance for HK in mainland green shoots

    Posted Apr 06th 2009, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... of years the PMI has established itself as the financial sector's favourite leading indicator for China. Each month, questionnaires are sent to more than 700 manufacturers across China, asking ... there was jubilation last week when the compilers of China's official PMI announced the reading for March had come in at 52.4, indicating things are getting better once again for the mainland's ...

  2. HK slows down, but still growing

    Posted Apr 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in March, but only marginally, said HSBC. 'Hong Kong's PMI expanded for a full quarter for the first time since mid-2011. New business inflows from China held steady, but it was mainly ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com Hong Kong's economy grew last month, though at a slower pace than February, according to HSBC's Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI). The HSBC ...

  3. Surveys show more signs of contraction

    Posted Dec 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... suggest. A Hong Kong purchasing managers' index (PMI) compiled by HSBC and Markit showed business conditions in the city worsened for the fourth month in a row last month. At the same time, an index compiled by recruitment consultancy Robert Walters showed local hiring activity from July to September remained largely in line with levels in the second quarter. Last month's PMI ...

  4. Guangdong to ease pressure on factories

    Posted Jul 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in the scorching heat, which is better than nothing,' a Federation of Hong Kong Industries official told the South China Morning Post after meeting with Zhao on Monday. 'We need to have ... financial crisis as soaring raw materials prices and wages continue to bite. According to the latest Hang Seng Bank research report, China's export growth will slow further in the second half ...

  5. Is HK already in a recession?

    Posted Oct 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... centre still dwarfs its status as China's shopping mall,' says Lueth. Right now, that also looks like Hong Kong's greatest liability. Sources: CEIC, HSBC Markit PMI, Bloomberg, HK ... suggest Hong Kong may well have slipped into a technical recession in the quarter that ended last month. The HSBC Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI), which closely tracks fluctuations ...

  6. What's On

    Posted Nov 25th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tel: 2559 9973; E-mail: PMIC@icc.com.hk; Web: www.pmi.org.hk/psdas/ regionalconference.html December 7-9 International Conference on Manufacturing Technology (Chiang Chen Industrial Charity ... Conference. Hong Kong Baptist University. Tel: 34115160; E-mail: besswang@hkbu.edu.hk; Web: www.hkbu.edu.hk/ {tilde}jour/ DN2003 December 11-14 China Digital Imaging World (InfoEX-World). Beijing ...

  7. Talking points

    Posted Oct 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... on action over yuan The US Senate takes a procedural vote to decide whether to punish China for its alleged currency manipulation, a measure that has divided the Republican presidential field ... managers' figures due out should offer insights into the medium-term outlook for the world's biggest economy. The ISM Manufacturing PMI for September is expected to show a slight easing ...

  8. Mainland's big spenders make all the difference to HK growth

    Posted Nov 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... out as well. Part of the reason they were so confident about forecasting a recession is because that is what Hong Kong's purchasing managers index, or PMI, was indicating. In the past the PMI, based on a monthly survey of business sentiment, has proved a reliable leading indicator of economic conditions. It accurately predicted the recession that followed the 2000 dotcom bust, ...



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