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  1. Business - Economy - FINANCE

    Bank of Cyprus chairman quits post

    Posted Mar 27th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence france-Presse in Nicosia Bank of Cyprus chairman quits post The chairman of Bank of Cyprus tendered his resignation yesterday following the appointment of an administrator ... to inform the bank's management of either the appointment of Dinos Christofides or of the sale of the bank's branches in Greece, news website Stockwatch said. The Central Bank of Cyprus ...

  2. Business - Money

    Time to take a long, hard look at your bank's track record

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 12:00am by Melanie Nutbeam

    ... Melanie Nutbeam Melanie Nutbeam, a certified financial planner based in Hong Kong, addresses common personal finance queries. Send your questions to melanie.nutbeam@hfs.com.hk Time to take a long, hard look at your bank's track record How safe is the money in my bank account? Recent events in Cyprus remind all of us that you cannot always count on the cash in the bank. ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Who will rescue Cypriot banks- the EU or Russia?

    Posted Mar 22nd 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Cyprus rescue: EU or Russia? What started off as a botched rescue of the banking system in Cyprus has morphed into geopolitical brinkmanship between Russia and the European ... But the European Union and the International Monetary Fund, for obvious reasons, did not want to bail out the large depositors. Many of these rich Russians were attracted to Cyprus by its offshore banking ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Malaysian PM was ahead of his time

    Posted Mar 27th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with the latest rescue of Cyprus' banking system. Back then, Western savants and pundits were almost unanimous in denouncing Mahathir's measures. Why? Well, free-market fundamentalism- ... in 1995; Thailand, Malaysia, Korea and Indonesia in 1998; Argentina again in 2002; and recently Iceland, Ireland, Greece, Portugal, Spain, Italy and now Cyprus. Mahathir, I salute you. ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - REGULATION

    EU fails to agree Basel III bank rules in row over bankers' bonuses

    Posted Feb 21st 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... of increasing fixed salaries." Governments sought to reopen a draft deal reached in December by the assembly and Cyprus, which then held the EU presidency, to cap banker bonuses at twice fixed pay. ...



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