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  1. Citi eyes horizon for Chinese M&A flood

    Posted Jul 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... said. 'Something is happening but you just haven't seen the flood of M&A deals,' he said. '[But] you will see it.' 5.4% The drop in foreign direct investment from ...

  2. 'Don't flood the market'

    Posted Jun 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com Developers have called on the chief executive-elect not to flood the property market with subsidised housing, saying the Singaporean model of government ... in the next two to three years because of the many land sales in the past two years. 'I am most afraid the market will be flooded.' On a proposed law to regulate sales of new flats, Leung ...

  3. Complaints flood in over group discount websites

    Posted Jul 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com Group discount websites have become more popular in Hong Kong- but they have also sparked a lot of complaints, says the Consumer Council. In the first half of this year the watchdog received 2,149 complaints about such sites ...

  4. Cloud computing to unleash jobs flood

    Posted Apr 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Wong Yat-hei What does a cloud ambassador do? That was the question Enky Chan regularly faced when he decided to defer his third-year bachelor's degree in computer science studies at the University of Hong Kong to work for technology giant Microsoft ...

  5. Lenovo hopes to weather flood

    Posted Nov 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Mainland computer giant Lenovo Group expects to secure more supplies of hard disk drives, as the catastrophic flooding in Thailand triggers a major disruption in the global electronics supply chain. The floods, which have inundated about a third of Thailand since July, have affected manufacturing at industrial parks of several products, electronic parts and subsystems - most ...

  6. The new flood

    Posted Oct 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Frederic Neumann It seems like we have watched this movie before. After three short years, the West is once again gripped by financial paralysis. This time, of course, the source is Europe, rather than the United States. But, regardless, the world is seem ...

  7. Flood control

    Posted May 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in the city. In short, the Federal Reserve may have unleashed a flood of dollars, but Asian officials still have the tools to make sure the dam doesn't burst. Frederic Neumann is managing director ...

  8. Mainland shares sink as players flee stock flood

    Posted Feb 26th 2008, 12:00am by Nick Westra

    ... to divulge all information about the offering, Xinhua quoted the CSRC as saying. In addition to new share sales, a flood of non-tradable shares will soon be unlocked. China Merchants Bank's 2.3 ...

  9. Cap on withdrawals won't stem funds flood

    Posted Nov 17th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Limiting depositors' access to their own money is usually the last resort of banks struggling to avoid collapse through a run on their funds. As a means of trying to stem the flood ... levels and stimulated the flood of money into the Hong Kong market that the mainland authorities are now trying to curb. Ever since the late 1970s, the flow of money between Hong Kong ...

  10. Flood of developments

    Posted Oct 24th 2007, 12:00am by Andrea Li

    ... Boom time in overseas markets gives well-heeled investors super opportunities, writes Andrea Li Ownership of more than one property used to be the privilege of a select few. But with a buoyant economy and the well-heeled in ever-growing numbers, property ...




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