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  1. Hong Kong to receive timely visit by US Treasury undersecretary

    Posted Oct 17th 2008, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... as an international financial centre, cannot be immune from the influence of the financial challenges happening around the world,' she said. 'I hope that the talk by Mr McCormick... can give us some ... have joined forces to ease the global financial crisis. Dr McCormick, principal adviser to US Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, will touch on the thorny issues raised by the crisis in a speech ...

  2. Beijing pledges measures to boost HK economy

    Posted Apr 19th 2009, 12:00am by Denise Tsang, Paggie Leung

    ... he made last week when he warned the city that it would have to raise its game to maintain its status as a financial hub. 'Hong Kong as a financial centre is facing competition. To quote ... Kong's future after the central government backed Shanghai to become an international financial centre by 2020. But Mr Wen hit a more supportive note yesterday. 'Mr Wen asked me to deliver ...

  3. HK and Macau to get pep talk from premier

    Posted Apr 18th 2009, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... of a regional leaders meeting in Thailand that Hong Kong as a financial centre was facing competition from other cities such as Shanghai and that the issue now was about whether one could put its ... the two chief executives on how to deal with social and economic problems arising from the deepening global financial crisis. The meeting is scheduled for 9.30am- just 90 minutes before Mr Wen ...

  4. Xiamen seeks approval to set up sole currency settlement centre

    Posted Jun 16th 2009, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang Xiamen, a major city in Fujian, is making a move to forge closer financial ties with Taiwan by applying to be the mainland's first and only settlement centre ... the State Council's approval to set up the planned settlement centre, a shortcut to existing fund flows from Taiwan into Xiamen through Hong Kong, he said. 'We are fighting for this,' ...

  5. Unpaid bills, talk of writs test supply chain

    Posted Jan 16th 2009, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Kong manufacturers affected by KB Toys, warned that the situation would have a serious impact on the Pearl River Delta manufacturing centre and Hong Kong as a financial centre. 'On ...

  6. Province sees lower growth of 10.7pc

    Posted Jul 19th 2008, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... and drag down the nation's GDP growth.' Guangdong's fortunes were a little better than Shanghai, the country's financial nerve centre, whose economy expanded at 10.3 per cent ... and the expanding market share of manufacturing activities in the Yangtze River Delta,' Mr Gong said. 'The province's transition from a low-end manufacturing base to a financial services ...

  7. Xiamen eyes hub role in currency settlement

    Posted Jun 16th 2009, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang in Zhangzhou Xiamen, a major city in Fujian province, is seeking to forge closer financial ties with Taiwan by applying to be the mainland's first and only settlement centre for the official currencies in the two markets, according to Xiamen vice-mayor Ding Guoyan. As a core part of closer cross-strait co-operation in finance and trade, the coastal mainland ...

  8. Dongguan offers sweeter deal for HK capitalists

    Posted Jul 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Cheong International Holdings would set up a robot technology institute at the park while Excel Technology International Holdings would establish a software development centre to serve about 1,000 financial firms. The city is battling Shenzhen and Guangzhou for investments in financial, accounting and legal services, design and innovative development and outsourcing services. ...

  9. Beijing toll-road link to airport planned

    Posted Jun 18th 2005, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang Red chip Beijing Enterprises Holdings plans to invest 300 million yuan in a toll-road extension to the capital's airport in a bid to boost its infrastructure assets. The investment by the Beijing municipal government's window company was a strategic move as traffic on the existing expressway linking the city centre to the airport was near saturation, financial ...

  10. Lee launches $50b fund in quest to emulate Buffett

    Posted Dec 16th 2004, 12:00am by Denise Tsang, Sandy Li

    ... potential to develop into a world-class asset management centre. 'Hong Kong enjoys a low tax rate regime, a sound financial system, a liberal foreign exchange policy, a good legal foundation, ... Buffett, the world's second-wealthiest man. The fund, Shau Kee Financial Enterprises, was formally established yesterday from Mr Lee's personal fortune amassed since 1973. Mr Lee expects ...




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