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  1. Business - China Business - DISTRIBUTION

    Fine wine merchant may not sell you all the cases you want

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 11:14am by TIFFANY AP

    ... Tiffany Ap tiffany.ap@scmp.com From cinemas to luxury watches and fine wine, distribution firm has seen much in its 95 years Mainland's middle class on Omtis' wine list Even ... … Many orders were not fulfilled. There are some sad stories of people in Bordeaux who took orders for €10 million and the wine was never delivered." A growing upper middle class ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1427670/fine-wine-merchant-may-not-sell-you-all-cases-you-want
  2. Business - Economy

    India’s rupee crisis crimps middle class lifestyles

    Posted Aug 29th 2013, 12:15pm by Agence France-Presse in New Delhi

    ... at record lows of nearly 69 rupees to the US dollar and seen heading south, the estimated 300-million-strong middle-class are being forced to rethink many of their plans. Holidays abroad are being ... of the Indian Association of Tour Operators, forecasts up to a 20 per cent drop in Indian tourists going abroad this year and calls the situation “grim”. “It’s the middle class which is worst impacted ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1300311/indias-rupee-crisis-crimps-middle-class-lifestyles
  3. News - Hong Kong

    Macau casinos bet on China’s rising middle class

    Posted Aug 08th 2013, 03:43pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters The game is changing for casinos in Macau as fun-seeking middle-class Chinese visitors follow high-roller VIP gamblers in ever greater numbers to try their luck in the only place ... in the second quarter thanks in part to strong growth in visits from members of China’s rising middle class. One of six licensed casino operators in Macau, Melco has two resorts there and is opening ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1295255/macau-casinos-bet-chinas-rising-middle-class
  4. Business - Companies

    Recession, technology kill middle-class jobs

    Posted Jan 24th 2013, 02:56pm

    ... Five years after the start of the Great Recession, the toll is terrifyingly clear: Millions of middle-class jobs have been lost in developed countries the world over. And the situation ... during the Great Recession paid middle-class wages, ranging from US$38,000 to US$68,000. But only 2 per cent of the 3.5 million jobs gained since the recession ended in June 2009 are midpay. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1135153/recession-technology-kill-middle-class-jobs
  5. Business - News

    Democrats say Ryan is an enemy of the middle class

    Posted Aug 12th 2012, 07:58am by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

    ... they contend favors the wealthy over the middle class. The Obama campaign charged that Ryan, as architect of the GOP House budget plan, has advocated additional tax cuts for millionaires and deep cuts ... Ryan as hostile to the middle class began earlier this summer, and the president's backers have repeatedly noted Romney's embrace of Ryan's budget. Last month, Jon Soltz, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1011089/democrats-say-ryan-enemy-middle-class
  6. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    HKT takes telecoms regulator to court over Apple's sim-locking

    Posted Apr 06th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... have more for those wishing to continue the great debate triggered by our Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah as to what it means to be middle class. Class and its ramifications have long ... see people wrestling with questions like, "Can I have no money or job and still be middle class?" Then there is this: "I've been lost in South America, and 'found ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1208059/hkt-takes-telecoms-regulator-court-over-apples-sim-locking
  7. Business - China Business

    Ctrip's hotel booking growth to boost shares

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 01:26am by BLOOM

    ... are helping it benefit from the mainland's rising incomes and growing middle class which boost demand for travel reservations and packaged tours. The Shanghai-based company is expanding its hotel ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1561408/ctrips-hotel-booking-growth-boost-shares
  8. Business - Economy - CURRENCIES

    France out to build on gains as yuan hub, consul general in Hong Kong says

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 04:26am by Enoch Yiu

    ... a more healthy development for the long term to see the wine price go down to a more reasonable level. There is the growing middle class on the mainland that likes to consume French food, wine, ... the... growth of trade and the yuan business Arnaud Barthelemy, consul general "The growing middle class in China would be the driving force to drive French business with the mainland," ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1560725/france-out-build-gains-yuan-hub-consul-general-hong-kong-says
  9. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Houseware retailer takes MTR route to expansion

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 04:27am by TIFFANY AP

    ... retail industry sales, thanks to its core customer segment of middle-class shoppers. Revenue rose 16.6 per cent to HK$1.75 billion. The company opened 44 stores over the past financial year ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1560741/houseware-retailer-takes-mtr-route-expansion
  10. Business - Companies

    AIA sees big boost from new policy sales

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 01:39am by Enoch Yiu

    ... executive Mark Tucker said the insurer "continued to benefit from the growing middle class and increasing demand of insurance products in Asia". Mainland China is AIA's fastest ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1559386/aia-sees-big-boost-new-policy-sales

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