• Tuesday
  • July 29, 2014
  • Last updated: 7:47am
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 3358 for economy of iran

Related topics matching your search

Search results


    Posted Dec 29th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The Hong Kong Red Cross and World Vision have both opened appeals for the victims of the Iranian earthquake Red Cross donations can be made to HSBC account number 567-650155-025, or crossed cheques made out to 'Hong Kong Red Cross Iran Relief Fund' sent to Hong Kong Red Cross at 33 Harcourt Road World Vision donations can be made to HSBC account number ...

  2. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Rivals move in on Standard Chartered staff

    Posted Aug 22nd 2012, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... into trouble over its dealings with Iran, potential poachers are circling the bank's Asia-based staff aiming to pick up talent. People in the financial industry told the South China Morning Post ... Kong. The British bank struck an agreement last week with New York state financial regulators to pay a fine of US$340 million to settle allegations that it concealed Iran-related transactions ...

  3. Lai See

    Posted Mar 03rd 2011, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... India, Pakistan, Indonesia, Iran, Jordan, Nepal, Qatar, Russia, Syria and Thailand. Bahrain, Lebanon and Tunisia warrant a red warning meaning that people should 'adjust travel plans ... that the US enacts President Barack Obama's proposals to rein in tax breaks to stimulate the US economy. Just for good measure he adds that the bank may have violated Sarbanes-Oxley by signing ...

  4. HK economy contracts 0.1pc on decline in exports

    Posted Aug 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ng Kang-chung and Paggie Leung Hong Kong's economy contracted 0.1 per cent in the second quarter, reversing the 0.6 per cent quarter-on-quarter growth in the first three months ... had been hit by a dive in exports. 'The negative spillovers from the sluggishness of the advanced economies to Asia have... turned increasingly visible,' Chan said, 'Amid ...

  5. Shaky global economy clouds Hong Kong outlook

    Posted May 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... advanced economies, and activity is expected to remain relatively solid in most emerging and developing economies. Asia as a whole continues to outperform. The region should grow by 6per cent this year, compared with 3.5per cent for the global economy. This is not to say it's all good news from now on. Downside risks remain elevated and relate mainly to the external environment. ...

  6. Increasing optimism for local, global economies sees rebound in confidence

    Posted Apr 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... May Chan may.chan@scmp.com Investor confidence has rebounded since December, according to JP Morgan Asset Management's quarterly survey on investor sentiment. The JP Morgan Investor Confidence Index, designed to demonstrate local investor sentiment t ...

  7. Hope for 'ailing economy'

    Posted Nov 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... To add to these issues is the ailing United States economy, which every analyst and economist have painted with a gloomy brush. Let's examine each issue and then check if there really is a problem worth worrying about. Also, where should investors be parking their hard-earned cash? Despite the critical media, negative sentiment surveys, general gloom and rioting, the US economy ...

  8. HK still freest economy, but ranking at risk

    Posted Sep 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Adrian Wan adrian.wan@scmp.com Hong Kong has again been named the freest economy in the world, but the city could be heading downhill from here on, a Canadian free-market think tank says. ... competition, than to create it.' McMahon said. 'Hong Kong will remain a relatively free economy but with these two pieces of legislation, it well might be that Hong Kong will lose its ...

  9. Dangers pose little threat as HK economy hits sweet spot

    Posted May 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Tom Holland Hong Kong's economy is humming along so briskly that people are beginning to get worried. Last week the government said the city's gross domestic product grew ... that a slowdown in the mainland economy will hit both activity and asset prices in Hong Kong. With the mainland authorities tightening the supply of domestic liquidity in a bid to contain mounting ...

  10. City's e-economy valued at HK$100b- 5.9pc of GDP

    Posted May 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Lana Lam The government has been criticised for failing to nurture a significant part of Hong Kong's wealth after a study found the internet-based economy is worth almost HK$100 ... billion in 2009, a figure that is likely to be higher now. Its report, 'The Connected Harbour: how the internet is transforming Hong Kong's economy', included input from more than ...




SCMP.com Account