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  1. Asia's hurdles to regional prosperity

    Posted Jul 18th 2010, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... may be outdated, but trade-driven growth can still happen if Asian nations practise what they preach in international forums. Decoupling will not happen on its own. It needs commitment to both ... to unhealthy levels of the US trade deficit, and hence of the surpluses of East Asia. The South Korean, Taiwanese, Malaysian and other surpluses have become just as much an issue as China's. South ...

  2. Beijing closer to taking yuan international

    Posted May 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... investors. The Shanghai Stock Exchange is likely to open its international board this year where foreign firms such as HSBC Holdings will be traded. NYSE Euronext chairman Jan-Michiel Hessels said ... Ka-keung. The liberalisation follows a pilot scheme in July 2009 when Beijing allowed companies to settle trades in yuan. Zhou Xiaochuan (pictured), governor of the People's Bank of China, told ...

  3. Welcome step to a free-trade region

    Posted May 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... A strong and united Europe has long been pivotal to global growth. Now that the region is clouded by debt and internal division, interest has quickened in harnessing the rise of Asia with new economic partnerships to promote growth. The latest example is the announcement by China, Japan and South Korea - the region's three great trading powers - that they are to launch ...

  4. How to outgrow an export-led economy

    Posted Oct 06th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the region's traditional export-led growth paradigm has to evolve. Bringing trade, human capital, infrastructure, and financial development to the next level are the pillars for developing Asia's next transformation. Trade has been and will remain a critical component of the region's success. We must galvanise the region's huge domestic consumption potential to bolster ...

  5. The world's factory may be losing its pricing edge

    Posted May 14th 2008, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... with Jake van der Kamp The mainland's trade surplus rose more sharply than expected to US$16.68 billion last month as exporters continued to defy predictions that softening global demand would put a dent in export figures. SCMP, May 13 Iwould like you to take it from me that the raw chart of the mainland's monthly trade balance resembles nothing quite so much ...

  6. Shanghai-listed companies told to set up internal disclosure units

    Posted Apr 06th 2007, 12:00am by Nevin Nie

    ... Nevin Nie The Shanghai Stock Exchange issued a guideline yesterday, asking listed companies to set up an internal unit for information disclosure by the end of the first half. According ... useful to just set up a new internal unit. 'The most serious problem in the stock market right now is the absence of adequate rule implementation.' Market regulators have been stepping ...

  7. Business - Banking & Finance

    Asia to trade views on Basel III

    Posted Jan 16th 2013, 12:00am by PAUL SOH

    ... Paul Soh paul.soh@scmp.com Non-G20 nations gather in Hong Kong to discuss global banking regulation Asia to trade views on Basel III The Institute of Global Economics and Finance will host ... chairman of the China Banking Regulatory Commission, said the main goal of the programme was to trade knowledge about Basel III between non-G20 regions and convey the message ...

  8. The Man Hong Kong International Literary Festival 2006

    Posted Feb 26th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and short stories published in Dimsum, The OutLoud Anthology, Poetry Live! and Al Akhbar. Alexander has been a featured writer at international literary festivals in Hong Kong and Singapore, ... and other Poems from Hong Kong (2005) contains her talk on local poets at the Hong Kong International Literary Festival 2004. Brian Castro was born on the Macau ferry, and settled in Australia ...

  9. Services trade pact with Asean nears

    Posted May 31st 2006, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... Malaysian Minister of International Trade and Industry Rafidah Aziz said in Hong Kong yesterday. The services sector agreement would follow a previous deal on trade in goods, which came into effect ... Association of Southeast Asian Nations will vary between zero and 5 per cent, and internal trade and investment barriers will be eliminated. 'What we are going to do now is finish the negotiation ...

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    Then & now: Chinese silk trade's unbroken thread

    Posted Nov 04th 2012, 12:00am by JASON

    ... and the maritime Silk Route, which had its eastern terminus in Canton (modern Guangzhou). While these links have waxed and waned over the centuries, international trade started booming in the mid-18th ... Jason Wordie Weaving a reputation for quality, China's centuries-old silk trade has run virtually unbroken, writes Jason Wordie Smooth operators Along with tea and porcelain, silk ...




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