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  1. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Japan's exports decline amid weak demand in Asia and US

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 01:35am by Reuters

    ... of the BOJ's dogged confidence that it will meet its goal to push inflation to 2 per cent by next year. "This raises more concern about how the economy will do after the sales tax hike and makes ... for the first time in four months. Despite the BOJ's rosy outlook on prices, economists doubt its inflation target will be met next year. Economists expect inflation to stay at 1.1 per cent ...

  2. Business - Economy - TRADE

    South Korea releases disappointing export figures

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 01:44am by Reuters

    ... yesterday were also disappointing. Annual inflation last month held steady from May against the market's expectation for a pickup and a private sector survey showed the manufacturing sector ...

  3. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Outgoing commerce chief warns over trade, inflation

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 05:23pm by Victoria Ruan, Cary Huang

    ... warning on trade and inflation The outgoing commerce minister fired a parting shot at Japan and the United States over the negative impact of their monetary easing on China's trade. Chen ... warned that the depreciation of the yen, euro and US dollar could hurt China's trade and fuel inflation. Mainland exports jumped 21.8 per cent last month from a year earlier, customs data ...

  4. Business - China Business - TRADE

    China's taste for salmon boosts air shipments

    Posted May 24th 2014, 01:52am by BLOOM

    ... Mikko Ervasti, an analyst at Evli Bank in Helsinki. China "is where they have volume growth and inflation, so it is definitely important for Finnair's operations and finances". ...

  5. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Trade data suspicions linger as China's April exports surprise

    Posted May 08th 2014, 11:03am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Victoria Ruan in Beijing victoria.ruan@scmp.com Mainland trade surplus more than doubles to US$18.45b although distortions remaindue to effect of last year's inflated data Suspicions linger as April exports surprise analysts Mainland exports and imports are likely to improve further due to recovering demand from Europe and the United States, but the extent of the rebound ...

  6. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Korean export data hints at rebound in global demand

    Posted May 02nd 2014, 01:03am by Reuters

    ... showed Korea's annual consumer price inflation sped up to an eight-month high in April, underscoring a broadening recovery in the economy. Still, analysts noted that a slowdown in China, ...

  7. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Chinese exports tumble in February, raising fears of economic slowdown

    Posted Mar 09th 2014, 05:30am by Reuters

    ... with a recovery in developed countries. Li said he expected exports to pick up in March. Ting Lu, an economist at Bank of America-Merrill Lynch in Hong Kong, said that inflated export data ... of growth than in December. February inflation data will be published today. ...

  8. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Hot money may have artificially boosted China's January exports

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 10:36am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Victoria Ruan in Beijing victoria.ruan@scmp.com Unexpectedly strong export and import growth for January renews concerns about speculative inflows brought about by inflated trade deals Hot ... concerns about large speculative inflows through inflated trade deals, possibly putting upward pressure on the yuan and complicating interpretation of the real trade situation. Export growth ...

  9. Business - Economy - TRADE

    China targets 7.5pc growth in 2014 exports

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 12:57am by BLOOM

    ... into consideration an "inflated base" from 2013. "In general, it shows the government's willingness to see a stable export sector this year," Hua said. ...

  10. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Japan's trade deficit hits record on weak yen, higher energy costs

    Posted Jan 28th 2014, 01:35am by BLOOM

    ... changed against the dollar. Last year's import bill was inflated by a 16 per cent increase in crude oil shipments to Japan and an 18 per cent rise in liquefied natural gas imports. While Abe ...




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