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  1. Business - Banking & Finance - THE VIEW

    China speeds up transformation of yuan into global currency after crisis

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 09:26am by Cathy Holcombe

    ... Cathy Holcombe Yuan's transformation into a global currency has been speedy, but major reforms are needed if China is to seriously challenge the US dollar's status Dollar ... This is the privilege of being the world's reserve-currency country and one that other nations have been grumbling about for decades, starting with the French in the 1960s. A tipping point of frustration ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1620428/china-speeds-transformation-yuan-global-currency-after
  2. Business - Economy - MACROSCOPE

    The euro is a broken currency and possibly beyond repair

    Posted Oct 06th 2014, 04:10am by DAVID BROWN

    ... David Brown Weakening of euro against the US dollar is a symptom of fiscal and monetary failures, with much of the blame lying at the door of the ECB The euro is a broken currency and possibly beyond repair The euro's survival hangs in the balance as worries about weakening fundamentals that have dogged private sector investors since the onset of the global financial crisis ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1610110/euro-broken-currency-and-possibly-beyond-repair
  3. Business - Money

    Chart of the day: Crisis mode in the euro zone

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 12:06am by Nicole Elliott

    ... Nicole Elliott Chart of the day: Crisis mode in euro zone Investors seem to be thinking that the euro-zone economy is again in imminent danger of collapse, at least if the chart ... collapsed and European Central Bank president Mario Draghi was famously forced to promise to do "whatever it takes" to ensure the single-currency bloc's survival. Whatever confidence ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1555887/chart-day-crisis-mode-euro-zone
  4. Business - Economy - MARKETS

    EU easing under ‘Draghinomics’ a pipedream

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 11:25am by NICHOLAS SPIRO

    ... economy. In July 2012, when financial markets feared that Europe's single-currency area might break apart, Draghi promised to do "whatever it takes to preserve the euro", which ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1590030/eu-easing-under-draghinomics-pipedream
  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    March of renminbi as global currency has passed the point of no return

    Posted May 06th 2014, 05:15pm by CARMEN LING

    ... the 1997 Asian financial crisis. A significant proportion of the country's trade is still settled in its local currency today, and Japan's economy is still too big to be ignored by global ... Carmen Ling Carmen Ling says political will remains a key driver even if China's massive economy is slowing March of the yuan as global currency has passed the point of no return ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/article/1505765/march-renminbi-global-currency-has-passed-point-no-return
  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Police action not the answer to the crisis on Hong Kong's streets

    Posted Oct 17th 2014, 04:05am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Police action not the answer to crisis Protesters think they have morality on their side. Front-line police officers are told they have the law on their side. ... politics. Yet they are caught in a volatile political crisis, arguably the worst since the handover. Many have had to work 15-hour shifts facing a hostile crowd. The alleged beating of seasoned ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1617920/police-action-not-answer-crisis-hong-kongs-streets
  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Poor economic signals add to sense of danger in Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 09th 2014, 04:45am by SCMP Editorial

    ... crisis. While the city tries to recover from the shock of police tear gas and bloody clashes, economists predict slower growth for the world economy, including Hong Kong's. The International Monetary Fund has warned of a 4-in-10 chance that the euro zone will slide into a recession. If so, it will be the third time since the financial crisis. In its twice-yearly World Economic Outlook, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1612280/poor-economic-signals-add-sense-danger-hong-kong
  8. Comment - Blogs

    Fixing Vancouver’s woeful wages won’t end the housing affordability crisis

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 11:37am by Ian Young

    ... a devastating statistic, and the discussion about incomes is very worthwhile and long overdue. But anyone who thinks that Vancouver’s housing affordability crisis can be successfully addressed ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1611982/fixing-vancouvers-woeful-wages-wont-end-housing-affordability-crisis
  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China must resist calls to liberalise its capital account too much, too soon

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 02:39pm by PROJECT SYNDICATE

    ... offer valuable lessons about the importance of prudence in capital-account liberalisation for a currency in increasingly high demand internationally. For an extended period, Japan allowed only strongly regulated financial intermediaries to manage capital flows, effectively discouraging the international use of its currency. And when a tsunami of capital looked set to flood the economy, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/article/1612073/china-must-resist-calls-liberalise-its-capital-account-too-much-too-soon
  10. Business - Comment - THE WEEK EXPLAINED

    History shows intervening in currency crises is not the only solution

    Posted Mar 25th 2013, 12:00am by Stephen Vines

    ... contagion, a phenomenon that is hardly new but only began to be regularly used to describe the situation in financial markets during the Asian financial crisis. That crisis began in the summer of 1997 when the Thai government decided to devalue its currency. The ripple effects of this move were quick to engulf other East Asian states, having a seemingly indiscriminate impact on weaker ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1199068/history-shows-intervening-currency-crises-not-only-solution

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