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  1. Business - Economy - CHINA

    Signs of slowdown in China point to more easing

    Posted Nov 05th 2014, 10:20am by Reuters

    ... measures in the coming months to help offset the downward pressure on the economy." In Hong Kong, the PMI compiled by HSBC for last month was at 47.7 as it signalled the strongest pace ... in the economy that could prod the government to unveil fresh stimulus measures. The services purchasing managers' index compiled by HSBC/Markit pulled back to 52.9, the weakest reading since July, ...

  2. Business - China Business - CHINA

    Fosun International to spin off iron ore unit for 1.7b yuan

    Posted Nov 24th 2014, 10:04am by Ray Chan

    ... Ray Chan ray.utchan@scmp.com Fosun International plans to raise up to 1.76 billion yuan (HK$2.16 billion) by listing its iron ore business on the Shanghai stock exchange, according to a statement with the Hong Kong stock exchange on Monday. The mainland’s biggest privately owned conglomerate said its subsidiary Hainan Mining will issue 1.68 billion shares at a fixed price at 10.34 ...

  3. Business - Economy - CHINA

    Move over Hong Kong, here comes... Chengdu?

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 04:21pm by DON WEINLAND

    ... such as Hong Kong and Shanghai? A lot, when it comes to growth in jobs and income, according to a report on Asia's fastest-growing and most dynamic cities, released by United States-based think ... Shanghai came in 10th. Nowhere to be seen in the Top 10, Hong Kong landed hard in 14th place. Mainland Chinese cities took six of the top 10 spots in the report. Shenzhen and Guangzhou took ...

  4. Business - Economy - CHINA

    Fake invoicing last year may hit China's 7.5pc full-year trade growth target

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 05:39am by CHIM SAU-WAI

    ... cent, well behind the central government's whole-year target. Mainland exports to Hong Kong have slumped this year, especially in the first half. "The comparable figures last year were higher. In the first half of last year, [mainland to Hong Kong] export growth was very high and those figures might be inflated," Trade Development Council principal economist Daniel Poon ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CHINA

    Beijing 'will do everything' to maintain Hong Kong's economic might, Li vows

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 02:37pm by Kwong Man-ki

    ... economy’s ups and downs in recent years. “That means Hong Kong has a competitive economy,” Li said. With the Hong Kong people’s fighting spirit, the city will maintain its edge amid increasing ... Kwong Man-ki in Beijing phoenix.kwong@scmp.com As in previous years, Beijing will ensure territory's status as world financial hub, premier says The mainland’s policies on Hong Kong ...

  6. Business - Economy - CHINA

    Odds narrow on stimulus from Beijing amid economic slowdown

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 06:34am by Reuters

    ... in mainland China on the world economy, although mainland shares listed in Hong Kong rallied on hopes for stimulus measures from Beijing. Covering March, the flash Markit/HSBC purchasing ... Reuters in Beijing Odds narrow on Beijing stimulus amid slowdown The odds of Beijing intervening to support the sluggish economy are narrowing following a spate of data that points ...

  7. Business - Economy - CHINA

    Stronger yuan, fear of forex losses hurting exporters

    Posted May 17th 2013, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... which rose 33.2 per cent, Shen said. However, investment from 10 Asian economies, including Hong Kong, Taiwan and Japan, rose only 0.21 per cent. Shen said foreign investment would maintain ... in the rest of the region, such as Hong Kong, Taiwan and South Korea. Economists suspect exporters have been inflating invoices by round-tripping goods through Hong Kong. Stripping out exports to Hong ...

  8. Business - Economy - CHINA

    Beijing urged to act as rising local government debts threaten reform

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 05:29am by Ray Chan, Jeanny Yu

    ... in a forum hosted by Credit Suisse in Hong Kong. Xu, a former economist with CICC and Merrill Lynch, said China's local and regional government debt will eventually trigger a crisis ... Ray Chan and Jeanny Yu Economists say lack of reform in legal and political systems are big barriers to fully embracing a market-oriented economy Beijing urged to counter rising local ...

  9. Business - Economy - CHINA

    China's factories slow down as credit squeeze and holiday disruption kick in

    Posted Feb 02nd 2014, 04:27am by BLOOM

    ... and the China Federation of Logistics and Purchasing said yesterday. "The economy has lost some momentum," said Wang Tao, chief China economist at UBS in Hong Kong, who previously worked ... banking," said Ding Shuang, senior China economist at Citigroup in Hong Kong. The data suggests that a "gradual deceleration of economic activity continued at the beginning of the year", ...

  10. Property - Hong Kong & China - CHINA

    Forum Partners plans fund focusing on China property sector

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 01:40pm by Peggy Sito

    ... and head of Asia in the firm's Hong Kong office. Forum Partners mainly invests in property companies on the mainland and Asia that are in need of recapitalisation or repositioning. Wells, who ... for China's economy. The first default of an onshore corporate bond has also deflated market sentiment. Shanghai Chaori Solar Energy Science & Technology said last week it was unable to cover ...




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