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  1. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Let the Hong Kong taxpayer off the hook for a new runway, please

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 12:25am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... the issues. Here is an example: "Besides, it would be inconvenient and time-consuming if travellers had to use [Pearl River Delta] airports instead of our own airport in Hong Kong." I agree. ...

  2. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    China's consumer success story still has a long way to go

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 01:51am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... is a watery bit marked Hudson River, further yet Jersey, then a yellow expanse, another watery bit marked Pacific Ocean, and two blobs in the far distance marked China and Russia. I remember the China ...

  3. Business - Economy - JAKE'S VIEW

    Hong Kong doesn't need Morlocks from the Delta to fix labour woes

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 03:51pm by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp jake.vanderkamp@scmp.com Singapore put some of its eggs in a bottomless basket; HK should not seek to follow suit When looking for Delta talent beware what they might eat Importing labour is a very outdated concept, especially for Hong Kong. It should look at it as talent flow across the Pearl River Delta region. Paul Cheung, Singapore director of population ...

  4. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Hong Kong dances to the money laundering tune

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 12:50am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... professions and financial sectors. However, an underground financial system has evolved to make up for the failure so that commercial relations can continue efficiently across the Pearl River Delta. ...

  5. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Don't lump emerging Asia with Brazil, India, Turkey and South Africa

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 03:55am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... in the US. Instead of flooding a Mississippi River of cash into the system, the Federal Reserve Board is now flooding the economy with a slightly lesser Missouri River of cash. And, lest anyone ...

  6. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Like an Arabian fantasy, Hengqin plan just nonsense

    Posted Aug 13th 2013, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp Sleepy farming villages in the Pearl River Delta area have been turned into bustling metropolises, but the trick can't be performed ad infinitum Like an Arabian ... anywhere in the world, it has been done in the Pearl River Delta. When I immigrated to this town many decades ago, one of the first things I did was take a bus tour of the New Territories. At Lok ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    HKMA just doing its bit to bolster a tiring currency

    Posted Jul 28th 2013, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... have seen recently of water releases from dams on the Yellow River. Naturally the HKMA was also called on to do its bit and it has thus announced both an overnight and a one-day window of yuan ...

  8. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Qianhai as the 'Connecticut' of the PRD

    Posted Jan 24th 2013, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... west of Shenzhen- to help develop the area into the "Manhattan of the Pearl River Delta". SCMP, January 23 I have news for the Qianhai authorities. People I know in the investment business in New York either congratulate themselves on having long moved out of Manhattan or are grousing at being stuck there. Why not make it the "Connecticut" of the Pearl River Delta? ...

  9. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Time to revisit the so-called benefits of tourism

    Posted Oct 09th 2012, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp Little of the spending by tourists on shopping and travel goes into pockets of city residents Time to revisit the so-called benefits of tourism For decades, tourism has been one of the four pillars of the economy. James Tien Pei-chun HK ...

  10. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    We need sound administration, not more pillars and backbones

    Posted Jan 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... on export manufacturing when the mainland's borders were closed. When they opened, we lost the manufacturers. We had a big port when we had the Pearl River Delta's only one. Now we ...




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