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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Poor economic signals add to sense of danger in Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 09th 2014, 04:45am by SCMP Editorial

    ... the IMF also warns against the continued hangover from the 2008 slump, leading to a general and prolonged slow growth for the world economy. The IMF warning comes at the same time as economists ... so far. That leaves the United States as one of the few bright spots, alongside the British economy, which the IMF praises for its steady recovery. But while it is still the world's ...

  2. Comment - Blogs

    China overspending on foreign investments, IMF reports

    Posted Jan 02nd 2013, 08:44am by John Kennedy

    ... $5.8 billion in 2010, according to a new report by New York-based Rhodium Group, which tracks Chinese FDI. Michael Pettis--  China Financial Markets   The IMF’s Il Houng Lee, Murtaza Syed, ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - TALKING POINTS

    Talking points

    Posted Oct 07th 2014, 05:01am by STAFF

    ... Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories... IMF releases world economic report The International Monetary Fund launches its latest world economic outlook report in Washington. Details will be presented by IMF chief economist Olivier Blanchard and research department director Thomas Helbling. Analysts will be looking for the group's latest forecasts ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China must resist calls to liberalise its capital account too much, too soon

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 02:39pm by PROJECT SYNDICATE

    ... strong capital-account regulation, China avoided the contagion. Even the International Monetary Fund, in late 2012, adopted a cautious approach. The IMF now recognises that capital-account ... the the IMF now regards capital-account regulations as part of the broader menu of macro-prudential measures that countries should be free to use to prevent economic and financial instability. ...

  5. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    Even IMF staffers are warning of an economic crisis in China

    Posted Oct 10th 2013, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... Tom Holland Malhar Nabar and Papa N'Diaye warn that without significant policy changes, China's economy may fall off the rails and take years to recover Even IMF staffers ... to come. The IMF's staffers are alarmed by the way credit in China is ballooning. "In other economies, credit expansions of this kind have often been associated with large mispricing ...

  6. Business - Economy - THE VIEW

    China's economic metamorphosis is incomplete

    Posted Oct 30th 2014, 09:24am by RICHARD HARRIS

    ... but it will be about 7 per cent this year and could soon fall to 5 per cent (with the US at 3 per cent). Exports were growing at 30 per cent in 2010, now the IMF says 6.8 per cent. Foreign reserves fell US$100 ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Talking points

    Posted Sep 05th 2014, 04:28am by STAFF

    ... Last week, about 1,400 employees took part in a protest- the largest by casino workers so far this year.   IMF deputy chief speaks to bankers The International Monetary Fund's deputy ... of the 2008 financial crisis. Zhu has worked for the IMF since 2010. He was previously a deputy governor of the People's Bank of China responsible for international affairs, policy research ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    To navigate change, we must see the reality of our interconnections

    Posted Oct 24th 2014, 02:10pm by Andrew Sheng

    ... the outcome will be. Such news was negative enough when the central bankers and finance ministers met in Washington for the World Bank/IMF annual meetings for the financial markets to have ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Economic reality should trump politics

    Posted Oct 12th 2012, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... in the IMF commensurate with its economic clout. By snubbing the meeting, it has weakened its own argument. If Zhou had attended, he might have upset a few mainland nationalists. But it would have ...

  10. Business - Money

    Market Open: Hang Seng seen lower on profit taking, IMF downgrade

    Posted Jan 24th 2013, 09:03am by Jeanny Yu

    ... Jeanny Yu Hong Kong stocks are expected to come under selling pressure on Thursday as investors take profit on concerns about company earnings and also on fears of a global slowdown after the International Monetary Fund (IMF) cut its world growth forecast for 2013. The IMF Fund followed World Bank in cutting its global forecast for 2013, and now expects the global economy to grow 3.5 per ...




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