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  1. Business - Economy

    HSBC Hong Kong PMI rises as mainland orders increase

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 11:52am by Reuters

    ... by private-sector firms shrank for the third consecutive month, and the rate of contraction was similar to that recorded in June and marginal. Hong Kong’s economy is stabilising, although it is still ... by private-sector companies continued to increase, but the rate of inflation eased from June to the second-weakest in 11 months. “Hong Kong’s economy is stabilising, although it is still not yet back ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Beijing to consult Hong Kong on its 13th five-year plan

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 04:14am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang denise.tsang@scmp.com Beijing to consult Hong Kong on 13th five-year plan Beijing wants to start studying "as soon as possible" how Hong Kong can fit into the nation's economic development plan in the five years to 2020. The nation's planning agency, the National Development and Reform Commission, would meet the Hong Kong government on cross-border ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Don't get burnt on hot money flowing into Hong Kong, investors warned

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 11:51pm by Enoch Yiu

    ... outlook. "The Hong Kong economy has turned out to be worse than the government initially expected. Recent trade and export data showed a slower demand from overseas markets in recent months. ... warning to Hong Kong investors The government has increased its monitoring of capital flows as finance officials and brokers warn that billions in "hot money" flowing into the city ...

  4. Business - Economy

    Hong Kong's status as world's freest economy threatened by Singapore, says Heritage Foundation

    Posted Jan 14th 2014, 01:20pm by Stuart Lau

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com City tops world rankings again, but with Singapore snapping at its heels, American think tank says Freest-economy status ‘at stake’ in policy address Hong Kong has been ranked the world's freest economy for the 20th consecutive year by a right-wing US think tank. But the free-market-orientated Heritage Foundation has warned that increasingly ...

  5. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Let the Hong Kong taxpayer off the hook for a new runway, please

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 12:25am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... the issues. Here is an example: "Besides, it would be inconvenient and time-consuming if travellers had to use [Pearl River Delta] airports instead of our own airport in Hong Kong." I agree. ... the convenience, shouldn't you be the one who pays the price? Why should the Hong Kong taxpayer pay it for you? The issue here is not primarily the Chinese white dolphins (CWDs, as these sponsored ...

  6. Business - Comment - THE VIEW

    Why divorce and remarriage rates matter for housing demand in Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 01:02am by Richard Wong

    ... grappling now with this long-term issue. Richard Wong Yue-chim is Philip Wong Kennedy Wong Professor in Political Economy at the University of Hong Kong ... from realty The prices of small housing units are showing signs of moving up again, suggesting that underlying demand is still strong. Home prices in Hong Kong have escalated since the 1980s ...

  7. Business - Banking & Finance - EQUITIES

    Options traders bet on longer run for Hong Kong stock rally

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 03:03pm by Bloomberg

    ... at Pengana Capital. "Growing confidence in the Chinese economy has helped boost shares in Hong Kong," Schroeders said. "Hong Kong is benefiting from increasing demand for Chinese ... Bloomberg Investors expect low valuations and the trading link with Shanghai will drive further gains Options traders bet on longer run for HK stock rally For Hong Kong options traders, ...

  8. Hong Kong's government needs to support its startups

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 02:05pm

    ... if an investor did want to break the tradition of the short-term loan based economy in Hong Kong, there are no real legal benefits for them to do so. For one, there are few tax deductions for investors ... SAM PRINCE If Hong Kong wants to continue its meteoric rise as an international city of commerce, its government needs to get behind startup culture. This may come as a surprise to some ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hong Kong's elite clueless about the pain of coping with tourist flood

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 03:14pm by Michael Chugani

    ... Michael Chugani Michael Chugani says many of those with power and influence in Hong Kong are out of touch with the realities of everyday life Clueless elite Let me tell you why there is such societal anger, polarisation, and public contempt in Hong Kong for those with power and influence. It is because of people like Shirley Yuen, Caroline Mak Sui-king, and Greg So Kam-leung who ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - THE VIEW

    How Hong Kong’s stock market has evolved in the eyes of the global investor

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 10:01am by RICHARD HARRIS

    ... regarded as an independent market, like Singapore or Denmark, with its own economic, political and financial features. Global investors initially bought Hong Kong for its domestic economy, first ... is essentially closed to foreigners, Hong Kong gives them exposure to the developing mainland economy. Take away the listings of mainland firms, however, and the market is composed of a smattering ...




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