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  1. Business - Companies - FREIGHT

    Softening market in Europe clouds industry prospects

    Posted Apr 10th 2013, 02:22pm by Charlotte So

    ... Whitehead, the chief executive of Hactl, expected the tonnage in the second quarter would be at best flat compared with the same period last year. He said the lukewarm economy in Europe was to blame. ... Charlotte So charlotte.so@scmp.com Hactl records decline in March air cargo shipments and expects little growth for year Softening market in Europe clouds industry prospects Clouds ...

  2. Europe told to solve crisis itself

    Posted Nov 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Jane Cai, Ed Zhang and Celine Sun in Beijing The euro-zone debt crisis should be solved by Europeans, and the best help China can offer is to develop its own economy in a balanced way, Liu ... development of the world's second-largest economy and try to ensure social stability, Liu said at the conference hosted by the Beijing-based Caixin media group. 'The best way that China can ...

  3. HKEx eyes emerging Europe for IPOs

    Posted Dec 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to identify potential listing candidates. 'State-owned enterprises in eastern Europe are in the process of privatisation and they want to tap funds where they can attract both Asian ... believed Europe's debt crisis would lead more small- and medium-sized firms-, which might have difficulties in getting bank loans- to consider listing in the city to raise funds from wealthy ...

  4. HK's economy enjoying strong growth, but still faces external difficulties

    Posted May 28th 2004, 12:00am by Judy Ngao, Robert Cairns

    ... JUDY NGAO and ROBERT CAIRNS Updated at 6.24pm: Hong Kong's economy is enjoying a strong rate of growth- but still faces the prospect of higher oil prices, rising US interest rates ... per cent in the first quarter of 2004- up from the 4.9 per cent growth in the fourth quarter of 2003. The government said the economy gathered further growth momentum in the first quarter, ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Asian economies are looking up

    Posted May 08th 2013, 12:00am by ANOOP SINGH, ANDRE MEIER

    ... Anoop Singh and Andre Meier Anoop Singh and Andre Meier praise HK's prudence amid challenges Bright economic outlook for Asia, if it keeps clouds at bay The global economy shows signs of improving as major tail risks emanating from Europe and the US recede. This also brightens the prospects for Asia. Private consumption and investment continue to be bolstered by favourable labour ...

  6. Economy to rebound, IMF says

    Posted Apr 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Charlotte So and May Chan China's economy should rebound in 2013 despite slowing property and export sectors, the International Monetary Fund says. In its latest World Economic ... rates by half a percentage point, the first rate cut in three years, in a bid to shore up its own developing economy. China had felt the pinch from weakening demand for its exports ...

  7. Hong Kong tops list of globalised economies

    Posted Feb 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Charlotte So charlotte.so@scmp.com Hong Kong has been ranked the most globalised of 60 economies for the second consecutive year in a survey by accounting firm Ernst & Young. Hong Kong ... by Ireland and Singapore. Taiwan ranked 12th while the mainland was 39th in the survey, for which Ernst & Young interviewed 1,000 senior executives from companies in Asia, Europe and the United ...

  8. Prepare HK's economy for fallout, Hu says

    Posted Nov 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... uncertainties and severe inflation. Hu called on the Hong Kong government to shield the economy from any fallout and ensure the city's long-term stability and prosperity. James Sung Lap-kung, a political scientist at City University, said Hu's remarks suggested Tsang should pay more attention to people's rising grievances about the government, as the economy might take a hit just ...

  9. Trip to Europe gives Tung a chance to shine

    Posted Nov 09th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... administration- in a far more positive light. He will go armed with evidence of a rebound in the economy and a host of measures speeding Hong Kong's integration with the mainland. A trip of this kind ... have become more limited. His last such trip to Europe was in 2000, and since 1999 he has tended to restrict himself to a single visit to the west each year. The chief executive may feel ...

  10. Manufacturers pin hopes on emerging economies

    Posted Jan 06th 2009, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng Local toy manufacturers and exporters worried about the global economic downturn hope to turn to emerging markets such as Russia and Vietnam to help make up for fewer orders from the United States and Europe. Many of the more than 2,000 exhibitors at the four-day Hong Kong Toys & Games Fair, the world's second-largest trade show of its kind, are projecting ...




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