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  1. News - China - ECONOMY

    Asia forum to focus on reform and growth

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 02:40am by Adrian Wan, Li Jing

    ... with Siew, the two were likely to discuss "in principle" the cross-strait services trade pact that has prompted student-led protests in Taiwan, but they probably would not go into details, ... and the Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury Chan Ka-keung joining the People's Bank of China governor, Zhou Xiaochuan, for a panel discussion on the city's role ...

  2. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Japan's tankan survey points to slower recovery as outlook dims

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 05:45am by Reuters

    ... survey in December. Big service-sector sentiment also improved by 4 points to plus 24, matching a median market forecast, as consumers rushed to beat the April sales tax rise. The tankan's ...

  3. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Small firms feel pinch from Beijing's anti-corruption drive

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 05:09am by Bloomberg

    ... was so dead. "Government officials don't dare to spend too much on funerals," said Zhang, the owner of Shanghai Funeral Service (China). "They choose simple ceremonies ... to hotel rooms. For Zhang Qijun, the legal representative at Shanghai Qizhe Shiye, austerity spoiled the ushering in of the Lunar New Year. He said sales of fireworks this holiday season tumbled ...

  4. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Private sector wary of Beijing's plan for 'mixed economy'

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 02:28am by Eric Ng

    ... that Beijing should also provide legal protection to private firms by revising laws and regulations that discouraged or barred them from entering certain businesses. Li Shufu, the chairman ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Li Ka-shing warns Hong Kong is a 'spoilt child' set on a dangerous path

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 11:23pm

    ... on poverty relief. The chairman of Cheung Kong (Holdings) and Hutchison Whampoa, who is ranked 20th in Forbes magazine's list of the world's super-rich this year, told online news service ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Financial secretary John Tsang dismisses Li Ka-shing's warning that Hong Kong is losing its edge

    Posted Mar 02nd 2014, 05:33am by Ada Lee

    ... higher- value-added services and move into new sectors. It came as Li, Asia's richest man, sought to clarify comments he made after a post-earnings briefing on Friday. Yesterday, Li said ...

  7. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Obama’s claim US tops China as No 1 investment destination questioned

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 12:41pm by Denise Tsang

    ... and availability of supply chain services, he said. He added that the mainland's sophisticated and advanced logistics and supply chain network makes it more favourable in manufacturing activities. ... The US is more suitable for developing some petrochemical-related industries, he said. US-based financial services firm Brown Brothers Harriman strategist Marc Chandler saw the US as the best ...

  8. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    China's 'black box' economy deserves Group of Seven peer scrutiny

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 04:27am by Bloomberg

    ... not exaggerating. What happens now, as such comments might put economic truthers on Beijing's blacklist? Won't top executives at Standard & Poor's and Moody's Investors Service ...

  9. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    India seeks seven-year low deficit ahead of elections

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 04:34am by Bloomberg

    ... 30, Chidambaram said, while urging lawmakers to pass a goods and services tax. Defence spending would rise about 10 per cent to modernise the country's military, he said. Reserve Bank ...

  10. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    US employment slows after holiday

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 05:12am by Bloomberg

    ... investment in people and capital as the outlook continues to strengthen," said Carl Camden, the chief executive of Kelly Services. Demand is improving for some companies, signalling employers will be encouraged to expand this year, according to the staffing services provider. More than half the gain in last month's employment came from the construction and manufacturing industries, while ...




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