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  1. Business - Economy

    World Bank sees risks as China rebalances

    Posted Jun 07th 2014, 01:13am by Celine Sun

    ... of the property market and an uncertain export recovery. "A rebalancing of growth from investment to consumption and from industry to services continues, but there are challenges and rebalancing ... trillion yuan package implemented during the global financial crisis in 2008 to 2009 that has been blamed for exacerbating the debt problems of local governments. The report said the mainland ...

  2. Business - China Business - COMPANY VISIT

    Hunting for the next JD.com

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 10:21am by Celine Sun

    ... as investment managers to help sift out less-promising projects, even though they may lack financial knowledge. Mainland mobile internet companies have mushroomed over the past couple of years, thanks ... professional advice and help in this industry." ...

  3. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    China's booming trust industry not sustainable, McKinsey report says

    Posted Nov 29th 2013, 04:10am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun in Beijing celine.sun@scmp.com Mainland's trust industry not sustainable- report While the mainland trust industry has been booming and has become the second-largest financial sector, a global consulting firm warns the current business model is unsustainable. McKinsey & Company yesterday said up to 88 per cent of the revenue earned by mainland trust ...

  4. Business - China Business - MARKETING

    Chinese brands gain clout, but lack overseas profile

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 05:27am by Celine Sun

    ... brands yesterday, with the list topped by China Mobile, the world's largest telecommunications provider, with a brand value of US$61.4 billion. Industrial and Commercial Bank of China ... from their financial performances rather the power of brand alone," Wang said. "Comparatively, the brands in lower positions in the ranking are more market-driven." The rankings, ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - REGULATION

    Cash transfers to stop for payment system upgrade

    Posted Sep 27th 2013, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... to transfer money through other channels such as the UnionPay system and through cheques. The People's Bank of China said in an announcement yesterday commercial banks and financial institutions ... that if customers informed their banks in advance of plans to transfer large amounts during the holiday, they could be arranged. Most banks, including Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, Bank of China, ...

  6. Business - China Business - GOVERNANCE

    China needs to raise graft defences

    Posted Oct 21st 2013, 03:56am by Celine Sun

    ... performer in all BRICS countries when it came to disclosing information about their organisational structure, financial statistics and any anti-corruption programmes they ran. The organisation ... Industry, electrical appliance maker Galanz, China National Chemical, Zhejiang Geely and China Shipping. "As more and more Chinese companies are planning to expand overseas, we expect ...

  7. A crumb of comfort in hard times- HK$1 snacks and 20pc off dinner

    Posted Feb 24th 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun, Paggie Leung

    ... the Financial Tsunami, will be launched in the next two months with the aim of stimulating the catering industry, which has been hit badly by the meltdown. The group's vice-convenor, catering ... boost spending sentiment. 'We hope the offer can stimulate consumers to spend, as purchasing confidence has been dampened by the financial crisis and the catering industry usually gets ...

  8. Insurer investing in recovery offers job seekers ray of hope

    Posted Feb 15th 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... financial planners. They will take part in an 18- to 24-month training programme to acquire professional certification and industry accreditation. The other half, with university degrees or work ... by financial experts, sharing sessions with AIA staff, an exhibition to introduce the prospects and career paths in the industry as well as walk-in interviews. It continues today. ...

  9. Record-breaking golf cart on a drive to help earthquake victims

    Posted Oct 15th 2008, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Although the banking industry is undergoing a difficult time worldwide because of the financial meltdown, Mr Flockhart said it would not affect HSBC's commitment to charity activities. 'A ...

  10. Low demand expected for Christmas getaways despite hefty discounts

    Posted Nov 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Amy Nip, Celine Sun

    ... times The travel industry has been feeling the impact of the financial meltdown Stamp duty paid by travel agents in October fell year on year by: 18% ... Celine Sun and Amy Nip Hongkongers planning to spend their Christmas holidays away from the city will pay less this year, the Travel Industry Council says. The prices of travel packages ...




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