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  1. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    Danger signals as China's state sector leverage reaches new heights

    Posted May 09th 2013, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... That puts the corporate debt to GDP level higher than that of the United States and on a par with crisis-hit Europe. But as Viktor Hjort, a fixed income analyst at Morgan Stanley, pointed out ... Tom Holland China's state companies are more highly leveraged than sub-investment grade 'high yield' companies in either the US or the European Union Danger signals as state ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1233200/danger-signals-chinas-state-sector-leverage-reaches-new-heights
  2. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    After nine years, it's time to leave the stage

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 12:25am by Tom Holland

    ... it is second only to the United States and is widely tipped to reach number one by the end of the decade. Back then an estimated 94 million mainlanders had access to the internet. Today the number ... Pollution, corruption, wasteful investment, the failure of the state to embrace free competition, the fragility of the banking sector, and the weakness of the stock market all rated multiple columns ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1441327/after-nine-years-its-time-leave-stage
  3. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    Stock market under Guo shows how politics clashes with reform

    Posted Jan 31st 2013, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... Tom Holland Hopes were high when Guo Shuqing was appointed to head the China Securities Regulatory Commission, but politics soon got in the way … Stock market story shows how reform clashes with politics Hopes are riding high that China's new leaders will live up to their promises and press ahead with much-needed economic reforms. But a look at the mainland's stock ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1139744/stock-market-under-guo-shows-how-politics-clashes-reform
  4. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    George Osborne is wrong about China and the yuan

    Posted Feb 21st 2014, 12:24am by Tom Holland

    ... it, China would have to run a sizeable trade deficit, much as the United States does today. That doesn't look probable in the foreseeable future. As National Development and Reform ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1432166/george-osborne-wrong-about-china-and-yuan
  5. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    We don't need a Future Fund. The future is already upon us

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 01:34am by Tom Holland

    ... and welfare. "There is no reason why the government should forego and defer receipt of its capital revenues," they state. In short, they dismiss almost every suggestion for ways ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1440476/we-dont-need-future-fund-future-already-upon-us
  6. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    Even Hong Kong's best efforts may not help to clear our air

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 12:46am by Tom Holland

    ... in Singapore, and less than a quarter of electricity consumption per head in the United States. In other words, as the mainland economy continues to develop, its demand for power will only increase. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1426234/even-hong-kongs-best-efforts-may-not-help-clear-our-air
  7. Business - Economy - MONITOR

    Continued yuan appreciation is no longer such a sure thing

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 04:31am by Tom Holland

    ... entirely eliminated the cost advantage of manufacturing in China rather than the United States. There are still good reasons to make things in China, including the cluster effect of local ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1424660/continued-yuan-appreciation-no-longer-such-sure-thing
  8. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    Even an export rebound won't do much to lift China growth

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 01:07am by Tom Holland

    ... month's exports were propelled by a revival of demand from the big developed economies. Shipments to the United States rose 10.7 per cent, to Japan 16 per cent and to Europe 19.2 per cent. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1426699/even-export-rebound-wont-do-much-lift-china-growth
  9. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    To boost business, WTO must ditch 'all or nothing' approach

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 03:12am by Tom Holland

    ... political resonance back home. In frustration, many of the WTO's leading members are now pursuing separate agreements with their major trading partners outside the organisation's structure. The best known of these is the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which aims to clinch an agreement between the United States, Japan, and a handful of other allied economies (but not China). ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1378473/boost-business-wto-must-ditch-all-or-nothing-approach
  10. Business - Economy - MONITOR

    To continue growing, China will have to work a lot smarter

    Posted Feb 07th 2014, 05:17am by Tom Holland

    ... on credit-fuelled investment by local governments and state industries and a good deal more reliant on private service sector businesses. Where they diverge is on how smoothly reform will proceed, and the impact rebalancing will have on growth. The optimists believe that the planned opening of state-dominated areas of the economy to the private sector, coupled with financial liberalisation, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1422434/continue-growing-china-will-have-work-lot-smarter

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