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  1. Beijing banks on Lize in bid to be financial centre

    Posted May 29th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... designation of Shanghai as an international financial centre is a panoramic consideration of China's economic development strategy, while our move is based on the realistic and natural need ... economy to a market-oriented one began. The capital's strongest claim lay in the fact that it was the nerve centre of the country's financial decision-making and administration. ...

  2. Business - Banking & Finance - CURRENCIES

    Deals put Switzerland on path to becoming a yuan hub

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 12:29am by Jeanny Yu

    ... maintain financial stability". "Switzerland's potential as a [yuan] hub has three major aspects. It is a very strong asset management hub, with more than 5 trillion Swiss francs ... centres. In addition, the small and medium-sized enterprises based in Switzerland are very competitive exporters and there is room for growth if they embrace the [yuan]. "In future, I think ...

  3. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Swire Properties sells Miami flats at top prices

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 03:35pm by Sandy Li

    ... in size between 2,680 sq ft and 4,385 sq ft. Located in Brickell, a financial district in Miami, Brickell City Centre has a total gross floor area of more then 2.89 million sq ft, comprising ... City Centre for presale on May 29, it said in a written reply to the South China Morning Post. "We have issued sales contracts to more than 150 potential buyers, with the units selling ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - SQUASH

    'Inspirational' Max Lee closing gap on world stars

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 10:26pm by Kevin Kung

    ... rankings, Lee became the first local Chinese men's player to qualify automatically for the Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial-sponsored tournament (August 24 to 31). I can be more focused ... The final stages of the tournament will be played at the Hong Kong Park Sports Centre and not on the specially built glass court at the Cultural Centre Piazza in Tsim Sha Tsui.   ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    We need to lead the charge, says artist

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 04:57am by Amy Nip

    ... On-wah won the grand prize in 2008. At the prize announcement at the Cultural Centre in Tsim Sha Tsui yesterday, Yung said Hong Kong should learn from Fukuoka about how to build a city's brand through culture. He directed the remark at Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah, who was also at the ceremony but did not respond. Yung noted that even before he set foot in Fukuoka, he ...

  6. News - World - FLIGHT MH17

    Malaysia Airlines offers full refunds on trips booked to the end of the year

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 06:35am by DANNY LEE

    ... in Ukraine, along with the still-unexplained disappearance of Flight MH370 in March, has cast a shadow over the airline's attempt to recover from years of financial losses. "In light ... will also be waived. A Flight Centre Hong Kong travel consultant said a number of clients had called to cancel bookings with Malaysia Airlines. "People feel sympathy for them but no one ...

  7. Business - Banking & Finance - LOANS

    Taiwan banks to double exposure to mainland over next few years

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 01:35am by DON WEINLAND

    ... in September 2011 and started placing yuan deposits with the Bank of China's Taipei branch early last year, a development hailed as a breakthrough in cross-strait financial relations. About 40 per cent of Taiwan's exposure is short-term placements and deposits at mainland banks. "A lot of the increase came from the opening of the [yuan] centre last year," said Jerry Yang, ...

  8. Financial centre draws major players

    Posted Sep 19th 2008, 12:00am by Jacqueline Tsang

    ... to the large number of meetings, incentives, conventions and exhibitions (MICE) being held in the area. A major financial centre and the fourth-largest city on the mainland, Shenzhen attracts ... Futian and Shekou. Businesspeople staying at these three hotels have easy access to the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Centre via the nearby underground railway and Shenzhen Baoan ...

  9. How to be a world financial centre in three easy moves

    Posted Jun 18th 2008, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... with Jake van der Kamp 'Hong Kong's continued success as an international financial centre depends on our ability to diversify and expand the financial products available and we ... years, 20 directly as an investment analyst and 10 as a scribbler, and I am still mystified as to what an international financial centre is. All that I am fairly certain of is that Hong Kong ...

  10. Shanghai leaps to 24th in league of world financial centres

    Posted Jun 10th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on China's increasing economic muscle. The mainland's financial hub for the first time squeezed into the top 25 of the MasterCard Worldwide Centres of Commerce Index in 2008, and was expected ... this year, economists said. 'It's not a surprise to see Shanghai's rise, because it is the country's economic and financial centre,' said Chen Xuebin, a professor of finance ...




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