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  1. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Moody’s lowers China outlook after Fitch downgrade

    Posted Apr 16th 2013, 01:08pm by KANIS LI

    ... Kanis Li kanis.li@scmp.com Moody's lowers China outlook after downgrade Moody's Investors Service lowered China's outlook to stable from positive after Fitch Ratings ... not be sufficient over the course of the next 12-18 months to justify a rating upgrade, Moody's said yesterday. The firm also lowered Hong Kong's outlook to stable in conjunction with the change ...

  2. Business - Economy - CHINA

    Growing debt burden in mainland provinces causes concern

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 04:04pm by Jeanny Yu

    ... financial risks", said Terry Gao, an associate director at Fitch yesterday. Local authorities at the moment hold far less cash than they need to repay loans, said Moody's analyst Katie ... ago, it added. According to Moody's senior credit officer Ivan Chung, whether local governments will go bust will depend on the central government's readiness to share some ...

  3. Business - Economy - RATINGS

    Fitch cuts China's credit score as debt increases

    Posted Apr 10th 2013, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... is a shortcoming for China," Fitch said. "China has a less favourable record on inflation management than its peers." A report by rival ratings agency Moody's said: "The latest ... loans and delinquent loans." Moody's has not, however, downgraded its ratings of Chinese banks. It said it did not see a significant deterioration of their asset quality within ...

  4. Business - Economy - CHINA

    Fujian to spend 326 billion yuan on projects to boost ties with Taiwan

    Posted Jan 31st 2013, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... to repay loans, their loans tended to get rolled over, but this merely delayed the debt problem, he said. However, Ivan Chung, a senior credit officer at Moody's Investors Service, said ... to the credit rating agency. The government's financial strength was very high, and its debt was low compared to most countries, a Moody's report said. However, a serious deterioration ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Mainland's banks tainted by bad assets, Fitch warns

    Posted Dec 15th 2012, 12:00am by Kwong Man-ki

    ... loans, underground lending and wealth management products. Rival rating agency Moody's Investors Service said the outlook for the banking system remained stable but also warned against ...

  6. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    China's leaders pledge to maintain growth momentum

    Posted Apr 26th 2013, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... AA-. Moody's Investors Service downgraded the country's outlook to stable from positive. Both cited risks from local governments' rising debt levels. The leadership appeared ...

  7. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Mainland inflation down but signs of rising pressure

    Posted Feb 09th 2013, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... supply. "Inflation declined in year-on-year terms but there are signs that underlying inflation pressures are starting to build," said Alaistair Chan, an economist at Moody's ...

  8. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Big Four mainland banks book 23.6pc drop in new loans in November

    Posted Dec 07th 2012, 12:00am by Kwong Man-ki

    ... to a 13-month low of 505.2 billion yuan, the People's Bank of China said. Moody's Investors Service vice-president and senior analyst Hu Bin said policymakers were "comfortable" ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China needs a sense of crisis to reform its unbalanced economy

    Posted May 09th 2013, 12:00am by Hu Shuli

    ... local-currency rating from AA-minus to A-plus last month, followed by Moody's lowering of the country's credit outlook from "positive" to "stable". Meanwhile, JPMorgan Chase ...

  10. News - China - ECONOMY

    Boom city Dongguan faces bankruptcy as village debts soar

    Posted Sep 28th 2012, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... product. Credit rating service Moody's estimates the actual figure could be about 14.2 trillion yuan. Bai Jingming, a senior researcher at the Ministry of Finance, estimated in 2009 the total ...



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