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  1. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Draghi's depreciating euro boosts ECB policy

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 04:18am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Frankfurt Draghi's depreciating euro boosts ECB policy Mario Draghi's strategy for reviving the euro area looks like devaluation. While the European Central Bank ... economist at ING. "The ECB's policy has been fairly effective in weakening the euro," said Nick Matthews, senior economist at Nomura International. "Clearly the exchange rate ...

  2. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Hong Kong in lukewarm response to European Central Bank rate cut

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 05:37am by Benjamin Robertson

    ... Benjamin Robertson benjamin.robertson@scmp.com ECB's rate cut draws lukewarm response Hong Kong investors reacted nonchalantly yesterday to the European Central Bank's decision ... a floor under expectations for the euro-zone economy. It's not going to be the trigger for a dramatic turnaround," said Tim Condon, Asian chief economist at ING Financial Markets. ...

  3. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Drop in industry orders bodes ill for German economy

    Posted Oct 07th 2014, 05:25am by Reuters

    ... cent. Domestic orders dipped 2 per cent. "That clearly bodes ill for the fourth quarter," said Carsten Brzeski, a senior economist at ING. "It's not only a Putin fear factor- ... Central Bank to spend more to help boost stalling European growth. Chancellor Dr Angela Merkel's government has said it has little wiggle room for stimulus given its promise to balance ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Slide in Hong Kong’s retail sales continues in June with 6.9pc drop

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 11:36pm by Amy Nip

    ... by mainlanders. Tim Condon, ING Asia chief economist for Asia, said he expected the collapse of luxury sales to continue in view of Xi's anti-corruption drive and the announcement this week ... people from their shopping. Bank of East Asia chief economist Paul Tang Sai-on said the drop in department store sales on top of jewellery sales indicated a general weakening in the purchasing ...

  5. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    UK jobless rate steady at 7.7pc as jobless claims fall most in 16 years

    Posted Oct 17th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... that employment will continue to rise and unemployment will trend lower," said James Knightley, an economist at ING Bank in London. "We remain optimistic on the UK's prospects and suspect ... toward the level that could lead to a Bank of England interest-rate increase faster than policymakers have forecast as the economy improves. Bank governor Mark Carney has pledged to refrain from ...

  6. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    British economic growth revised down to 0.9pc in third quarter

    Posted Dec 22nd 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... "The UK appears to be ending 2012 not in great shape," added ING economist James Knightley yesterday. "We suspect the Bank of England has more work to do." ...

  7. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Falling euro-zone exports push back revival hopes

    Posted Jun 18th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Brzeski, a senior economist at ING Group. "You cannot say that exports are a real growth driver at the moment. To see a more sustainable recovery of the euro zone, we'll have to wait for the second half of this year." The European Central Bank this month cut its forecast for the euro-area's economy to show contraction of 0.6 per cent this year from an estimate of 0.5 per ...

  8. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Germany trade surplus bounces back in June

    Posted Aug 09th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... billion. Analyst Christian Schulz of Berenberg Bank called the news from both countries "encouraging" and said Germany was making some progress in moving away from its heavy reliance ... as the reforms in the euro-zone periphery start to improve competitiveness, their exporters can increasingly compete for German demand as well." Carsten Brzeski of ING-DiBa said the figures pointed ...

  9. Business - Companies - ECONOMY

    Industrial firms' profit rises 9.3pc in April, but off low base

    Posted May 27th 2013, 12:06pm by Victoria Ruan

    ... Condon of investment bank ING said profit growth would be affected by the government's control of the "three excesses": house price inflation, total credit, and local government ... to a 19-year high against the US dollar yesterday, after the central bank set the fixing rate at a record 6.1811 per dollar. Beijing has allowed the yuan to strengthen over the past month. Doing so may ...

  10. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    China faces test of nerve on reform

    Posted Jul 15th 2013, 12:00am by NICK EDWARDS

    ... Condon, the head of Asian economic research at ING in Singapore, told the South China Morning Post. "Think about what they did last year. It looked like exports were going to slow too much so ... are banking on Premier Li Keqiang assuming the mantle of Zhu Rongji, renowned as China's arch-reformer when he became premier in the late 1990s. Li has made encouraging noises to investors ...




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