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  1. South Korea and Taiwan in line for possible upgrades

    Posted Feb 07th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Anette Jonsson An upgrade of South Korea and Taiwan to developed market status by two key index providers would have a significant impact on investments in these markets, with the biggest ... There is a 'high chance' that both markets could be upgraded, according to Mr Rudd. Given restrictions on short-selling by foreign investors in Taiwan, Korea looks the more likely candidate ...

  2. Emerging economies move in on the big boys

    Posted Jun 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... in Singapore in the same month. Moscow no doubt sees the forum as an opportunity to attract investors from the Asia-Pacific economies, especially from China, South Korea and Japan. It also appears ... are no longer the monopoly of the West. To further upgrade integration in global economic affairs and increase their role in policymaking, BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) ...

  3. Business - Companies - INVESTMENT

    Korean war fears could be a good thing for businessman with hotel on border

    Posted Apr 24th 2013, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Tourist arrivals reached 10.54 million last year. Foreign travellers numbered more than 540,000, of whom 250,000 were from South Korea and 200,000 from Russia. A Yanbian tourism official projected ... even be a good thing. "When North Korea is blocking access to Kaesong Industrial Park [a joint venture with South Korea], there is only one option left for them," said Young, ...

  4. Mainland consumer appetite sucks in foreign investors

    Posted May 29th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... there is a limit to how much more market share China can gain in world manufacturing, meaning it must follow more developed Asian economies such as Japan and South Korea in boosting domestic consumption. ... companies catering to their needs. And these outfits, unlike the state-owned enterprises that once dominated the economy, are much more eager to accept foreign equity ownership on terms- ...

  5. Business - Companies

    Schindler lists gripes with Korea partner

    Posted Dec 13th 2012, 03:17pm by Bloomberg

    ... board. The Korean elevator-maker is also a key part of a web of cross-shareholdings linking Hyundai Group’s various different businesses. South Korea’s so-called chaebols often control units ... on the grounds that Schindler is a competitor with ulterior motives. Schindler is also attempting to end the South Korean company’s use of derivatives linked to an unprofitable shipping affiliate, ...

  6. Letting foreign investors in is a gradual process

    Posted Apr 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... as South Korea's National Pension Service. Details of the newly announced US$50 billion quota expansion pledged by the commission have yet to be released, and the timing is not yet known. ... May Chan may.chan@scmp.com Before 2002 and the introduction of Qualified Foreign Institutional Investment (QFII), foreign investors were effectively barred from the mainland's capital ...

  7. Business - Companies - SOUTH KOREA

    Lippo plans South Korean resort venture with casino giant Caesars

    Posted Jan 24th 2013, 12:00am by Sophie Yu

    ... group, plans to team up with joint venture partners including the American casino giant Caesars Entertainment to build a resort complex in South Korea. The group, which is controlled ... South Korea. Lippo has a 20 per cent stake in the joint venture, Caesars has 40 per cent and another joint venture partner the remaining 40 per cent. The project includes hotels and serviced ...

  8. No change in FTSE status for Taiwan, Korea

    Posted Sep 15th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Anette Jonsson There will be no reclassification of Taiwan and South Korea as developed markets in the FTSE Global Equity Index Series until March 2006 at the earliest as neither meets all ... representation in the MSCI indices from 55 per cent to 100 per cent, which will take place in two steps on November 30 and May 31 and is expected to attract a significant inflow of foreign capital. ...

  9. HK benefits as funds flow south

    Posted May 12th 2007, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Amy Gu, Enoch Yiu and Lee Yuk-kei Six years after proposing 'channeling water from the north to south', the hopes of Hong Kong Monetary Authority chief executive Joseph Yam ... the country went through several reforms and its economy managed to grow more than 10 per cent over the past few years. At the same time, the government built up US$1.2 trillion of foreign reserves, ...

  10. Property - International - SPECIAL REPORT: PROPERTY MATTERS

    Investors are filtering back

    Posted Nov 14th 2012, 12:00am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... Peta Tomlinson Cape Town a key focus as foreigners return to the sales market, writes Peta Tomlinson Investors are filtering back South Africa tends to get a bad rap, what with its ... and rising social tension. Not surprisingly, foreigners have shied away from South African property markets but, despite the bad news, data shows they are now filtering back, with Cape Town a key ...




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