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  1. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    China central bank sees role for shadow banking

    Posted Sep 27th 2014, 05:33am by Victoria Ruan

    ... management products. Moody's Investors Service estimated shadow banking assets on the mainland reached 37.7 trillion yuan (HK$47.6 trillion) at the end of 2013, representing about 66 per cent ...

  2. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    ADB sees China meeting 2014 GDP target but cuts view on Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 25th 2014, 03:06pm by Victoria Ruan

    ... monetary easing accelerated credit growth in 2013. It also predicted the yuan's float band against the US dollar might be widened further to cope with capital flows. Trade surpluses should ...

  3. News - World - ECONOMY

    World Bank warns of global jobs crisis

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 10:52pm by AFP

    ... on less than US$2 a day. It said despite a modest economic recovery in 2013-14, global growth was expected to remain below trend with downside risks in the future, while weak labour markets were ...

  4. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Investors in Asia calmer over future U.S. interest rate rise

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 04:42am by Reuters

    ... like India and South Korea that are relatively sheltered from global forces. The two bouts of market turmoil in May 2013 and January this year demonstrated the perils of selling out of markets ... to worry, says Aziz, and this abnormally long period of very low volatility and memories of the vicious sell-off in 2013 have made them uneasy. "There could be significant pre-emptive reaction ...

  5. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Hong Kong in lukewarm response to European Central Bank rate cut

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

    ... and acquisitions. China is now the European Union's second-largest trading partner, with 2013 trade valued at €433.79 billion (HK$4.38 trillion), or 12.5 per cent of the bloc's overall trade, ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Hong Kong retail sales slump by 3.1pc in July as consumers scrimp on luxury

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 05:54pm by Amy Nip

    ... stores, by 1.3 per cent, and sales of electrical goods and photographic equipment, by 10.4 per cent. The decline came after robust growth from 2010 to 2013, during which sales of luxury goods ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Would you like a rise with that? How Hong Kong fares on the Big Mac Index

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 10:50pm by PHILA

    ... Sew-tong, climbed to HK$30 in May last year. Meanwhile, the monthly median wage for men jumped 21 per cent to HK$15,800 from the second quarter of 2010 to that of 2013. It also rose 19.6 per cent ... commission is using 2013 figures to decide the next level later this year, in 2014. And the new level will only be implemented in 2015," Tang said. "When the new level becomes effective ...

  8. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Central banker sees no mainland threat to HK

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 03:31pm by Enoch Yiu

    ... Kong as new port facilities began springing up on the mainland," Chan wrote, refuting the view with statistics. The mainland's trade volume grew to US$4 trillion last year, almost ...

  9. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    African lions hope to emulate economies of Asian tigers

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 03:26am by Bloomberg

    ... 2013, according to the Mo Ibrahim Foundation, which takes into account indicators such as safety and rule of law, human rights and economic progress. "There's nothing to stop Africa ...

  10. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Deutsche co-chief for Asia an unabashed bull

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:18am by Jasper Moiseiwitsch and Ray Chan

    ... of such businesses to expand offshore. An example of this is Thai billionaire Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi's 2013 acquisition of Singaporean conglomerate Fraser and Neave. ...




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