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  1. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Year-on-year inflation in Hong Kong slowed slightly in June, government reports

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 06:10pm by Phila Siu

    ... year-on-year in May, the Census and Statistics Department said. The slightly smaller increase was mainly due to a slowed rate of increase in private housing rent. The rise was led by 7.8 per cent price ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Overall consumer prices rose 3.6 per cent year-on-year in June, having risen 3.7 per cent in May Year-on-year inflation in Hong Kong slowed slightly last ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1557006/year-year-inflation-hong-kong-slowed-slightly-june-government-reports
  2. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Euro-zone business growth slows amid price-cutting

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 05:58am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London and New York Euro-zone business growth slows despite price cuts The euro zone's private sector expansion unexpectedly slowed this month even though companies are still cutting prices to drum up business, a survey showed yesterday. German business activity expanded robustly, albeit at a slower pace than last month, while France's private sector ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1539224/euro-zone-business-growth-slows-amid-price-cutting
  3. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Mainland China growth rates don't add up

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 03:09am by Benjamin Robertson

    ... and prices were overstated, especially prior to 2002 when elements of the Soviet-style control economy still lingered, and the government also "covers up" economic slumps. Among other techniques, Wu built weighted indices as "anchors" to track the price of goods and services and their inputs and outputs, and he adjusted his weightings every five years. "The residual ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1553600/mainland-china-growth-rates-dont-add
  4. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Weaker June inflation data may prompt more stimulus from Beijing

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 10:45am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing Lower consumer inflation and continuing decline in producer price index could prompt Beijing to launch stronger growth measures Weak inflation data may spur more ... to shore up growth. The consumer price index (CPI) rose 2.3 per cent in June from a year earlier, down from 2.5 per cent in May, the National Bureau of Statistics said yesterday. The producer price ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1550172/china-inflation-slows-23pc
  5. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    New Zealand raises key rate but not done yet

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 03:41pm by Reuters

    ... to June, as post-earthquake reconstruction in the Canterbury region, a booming housing market, high terms of trade and increasing migration drive growth. The Reserve Bank's forecast ... in sync with global policy," he said. "It would have some inflationary pressure, but we'd be happy to see that." Markets have priced in a 52 per cent chance of a rate rise next ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1530828/new-zealand-raises-key-rate-not-done-yet
  6. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Data gives mixed picture of China's economy

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 05:58am by Victoria Ruan

    ... On the property market, realtors- both residential and commercial- were pummelled, with revenues squeezed by weaker pricing. However, developers reported higher starts and rising prices, the CBB survey ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1539228/data-gives-mixed-picture-chinas-economy
  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - ECONOMY

    Why economic stimulus no longer works for China

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 10:42am by Derek Scissors

    ... is the top priority and the jobs situation is acceptable. While the property market is suffering, from a national standpoint it needs to suffer. Higher property prices and sales would only heighten ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1538761/why-economic-stimulus-no-longer-works-china
  8. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    BOE refuses to budge as data points to higher rates

    Posted May 26th 2014, 05:06am by DAVID BROWN

    ... as the housing bubble is reinflating fast. Annual average house price inflation recently shot up to 10 per cent. It is twice that in London and there are no signs of the market cooling. ... David Brown The UK economy is booming, with retail spending, home prices, inflation and the pound rising, while the central bank defers on higher rates Bubbling Britain Britain is booming ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1519498/boe-refuses-budge-data-points-higher-rates
  9. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Mortgage debt a threat to recovery, says Bank of England

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 04:19am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in London Britain's central bank governor warns interest rates could rise soon as housing loans increase BOE sees threat from surging mortgage debt Bank of England governor ... mortgage lending as a surging housing market raises concern about a potential bubble. Using those measures to head off a potential crisis could allow Carney to keep rates at a record low ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1532080/mortgage-debt-threat-recovery-says-bank-england
  10. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Bank of Japan stands pat as Kuroda sees ‘gentle recovery’

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 03:43pm by Reuters

    ... However, they do prefer their currencies to weaken because that will push up domestic prices, forestalling deflation, and give exporters a competitive advantage overseas. Japan logged its fastest ... has led market players to scale back bets of further monetary easing this year, although many economists remain sceptical that prices will continue to pick up. Under an intense burst ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1531600/bank-japan-stands-pat-kuroda-sees-gentle-recovery

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