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  1. Santa finds room at occupy central

    Posted Dec 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Kanglei Wang and Jennifer Ngo Despite this Christmas being the coldest in 27 years, Hong Kong's Occupy Central movement has used the festive season to settle firmly into its communal home. On December 23, the group even received its first piece of snail mail - a festive missive addressed to 'Occupy Central, HSBC Main Building, 1 Queen's Road Central ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/988673/santa-finds-room-occupy-central
  2. 'Occupy Central' activists dig in

    Posted Oct 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Jennifer Ngo jennifer.ngo@scmp.com The anti-capitalism campaign 'Occupy Central' entered its second day yesterday, with plans to continue overnight and into this morning. ... headquarters in Queen's Road Central. Throughout yesterday, the protesters occupied an area outside the bank. Their number dwindled to around 40 for most of the day, down from a peak of 500 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/982160/occupy-central-activists-dig
  3. Business - China Business - Internet finance

    Paper cuts sharpest, says Alibaba's Jack Ma

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 12:00pm by George Chen

    ... a piece of paper, says Jack Ma Yun, the founder and chairman of Alibaba. As the central government steps up its efforts to crack down on the red-hot online finance sector- led by Alibaba and its ... comment was related to the central bank's crackdown on internet finance. Beijing is increasingly concerned over the supervision of the new online financial services, which may change ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1452331/paper-cuts-sharpest-says-alibabas-jack-ma
  4. Business - Banking & Finance - INVESTMENT

    Mainlanders use ‘free money’ from Hong Kong banks to earn higher returns at home

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 09:34am by KEIRA HUANG; GEORGE CHEN

    ... the big gap in interest rates between Hong Kong, which has a market-based banking system, and the mainland, where the central bank tightly controls loan and deposit rates, it’s no surprise ... tax loans, but if the amount exceeds HK$100,000, the rate drops to 1.4 per cent. On the mainland, the benchmark interest rate set by the People’s Bank of China, the central bank, is 6 per cent ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1435473/mainlanders-use-free-money-hong-kong-banks-earn-higher
  5. 'Occupiers' on the march in Kowloon

    Posted Oct 31st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Jennifer Cheng and Ng Kang-chung Occupy Central morphed into Occupy Mong Kok yesterday. With the Occupy Central campaign on Hong Kong Island showing signs of fading to irrelevance, a group ... Ferry in Tsim Sha Tsui before taking the ferry to Central to join Occupy Central protesters at HSBC headquarters. Activists in Hong Kong started the anti-capitalism Occupy Central movement ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/983449/occupiers-march-kowloon
  6. Protesters need to occupy their minds

    Posted Oct 31st 2011, 12:00am

    ... The people behind Occupy Central, now apparently expanding to Mong Kok, are in danger of inadvertently mocking themselves. As diverse as the protesters behind the Occupy Wall Street ... with them, but the issues they raise deserve a serious public hearing. The Occupy Central youngsters who call themselves Left21 and fancy themselves as Marxist revolutionaries are merely aping ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/983446/protesters-need-occupy-their-minds
  7. Business - China Business - ECONOMY

    12 new free-trade zones to follow in Shanghai's footsteps

    Posted Jan 23rd 2014, 01:40am by George Chen; Denise Tsang; Daniel Ren

    ... George Chen, Denise Tsang and Daniel Ren 12 new free-trade zones approved The central government has agreed in principle to approve 12 new free-trade zones (FTZs), three months after giving the special status to Shanghai. The 12 would include Guangdong, which has been lobbying the central government by highlighting its economic ties with Hong Kong, and Tianjin, Xinhua cited ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1411417/12-new-free-trade-zones-follow-shanghais-footsteps
  8. Business - China Business - ART

    Chinese art buyers help Christie's to record sales year

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 05:02pm by George Chen

    ... house to win special permission from the central government to launch its wholly owned subsidiary on the mainland last April. In September, it held an auction in Shanghai, the first to be run ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1411102/chinese-art-buyers-help-christies-record-sales-year
  9. Business - Banking & Finance

    Regulation delay puts foreign banks in a spot in Shanghai free-trade zone

    Posted Jan 14th 2014, 08:51am by Jeanny Yu; George Chen

    ... attract those clients. Early last month, the People's Bank of China announced a so-called reform guidance to support the free-trade zone. The central bank proposed to run some pilot steps ... this is relatively unlikely to happen," Orr said. On Monday, Shanghai vice-mayor Tu Guangshao said at the Asian Financial Forum that the central bank would issue more detailed policies in the coming ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1405201/regulation-delay-puts-foreign-banks-spot-shanghai-free
  10. 300 in Central sit-in

    Posted Oct 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chris Lau As many as 300 people gathered in Hong Kong's Exchange Square on Saturday to echo anti-capitalism messages of the Occupy Wall Street movement in New York. The crowd at 'Occupy Central' later dropped to 50 people, and they moved to nearby HSBC headquarters, where some of the people spent the night. Representatives said the occupation would last for about ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/982191/300-central-sit

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