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  1. Business - Money - STOCKS

    Push for Shanghai international board grows

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 12:00am by Daniel Ren

    ... The creation of an international stock exchange in Shanghai's free-trade zone would put the city on the fast track to becoming a global financial centre, the head of the Hong Kong unit ... to set up a branch in the free-trade zone, a testing ground for the mainland's next stage of financial liberalisation. Analysts said it would still be some time before Beijing made a final ...

  2. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    Shanghai free zone smells like it's just another property deal

    Posted Sep 16th 2013, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... Shanghai's free-trade zone later this month, apparently untroubled by the awkward fact that policymakers have yet to decide exactly what will make the district so special. There have been vague ... Qianhai or Shanghai. The flip side of this is that Hong Kong has little to fear from either of the new special areas. In the case of the promised opening of Shanghai's free-trade zone ...

  3. Business - Companies - TRADE

    Challenges load up for Hong Kong as logistics hub

    Posted Oct 21st 2013, 03:56am by Charlotte So

    ... is facing challenges from Shanghai, which has vowed to simplify restrictions on trading, shipping and logistics in order to promote the city as a free-trade zone. Shanghai aims to make its trading, finance and logistics services meet international standard in three years. "Shanghai's free-trade zone initiative will increase its overall competitiveness and threaten Hong Kong's ...

  4. Business - Companies

    Shipping duopoly faces shake-up with new zone

    Posted Oct 21st 2013, 03:56am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam anita.lam@scmp.com Shanghai is set to allow smaller players access to container business along the mainland coast Shipping duopoly faces shake-up with new zone Major mainland shipping lines that now dominate the domestic container business are set to face competition from smaller rivals following the establishment of the Shanghai free-trade zone, which allows ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - FINANCE

    Ex-central bank official wary of interest-rate deregulation

    Posted Sep 15th 2013, 12:00am by JANE CAI

    ... in trade zone doubted A former vice-governor of China's central bank said yesterday Shanghai's free-trade zone should not spearhead liberalisation of the interest rates paid on yuan bank ... be carried out simultaneously and phased in gradually in the Shanghai free-trade zone." The zone, approved in late August, is a clear demonstration of the central government's drive ...

  6. Business - Companies - TECHNOLOGY

    China likely to lift foreign game console ban

    Posted Jul 10th 2013, 12:33pm by George Chen

    ... George Chen george.chen@scmp.com Companies must produce consoles within proposed new free-trade zone in Shanghai China likely to lift foreign game console ban China is expected to soon end ... China wants to open up to foreign investors.” On July 3, the State Council, China’s cabinet, issued a statement after a meeting chaired by Li that the free-trade zone in Shanghai would ...

  7. Business - Banking & Finance - FINANCIAL SERVICES

    Hong Kong fightback urged as new zones blunt edge

    Posted Sep 16th 2013, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu, Benjamin Robertson

    ... will be in Shanghai on September 27 for the launch of its free-trade zone, designed to be at the vanguard of the mainland's drive for wider convertibility of the yuan and freer, market-oriented interest ... be well protected, Li said. Other analysts warn Hong Kong against complacency, especially as Shanghai focuses on financial services in its free-trade zone. "Although Hong Kong is still ...

  8. Business - Banking & Finance - POLICIES

    Beijing eases entry for foreign banks in milestone plan

    Posted Jul 09th 2013, 12:00am by George Chen, NICK EDWARDS

    ... for foreign banks Premier Li Keqiang has approved a milestone plan to allow foreign banks to directly set up wholly owned subsidiaries in Shanghai's new free-trade zone in a move designed ... and Citigroup already have branches and wholly owned units on the mainland, but the short cut to set up units in the free-trade zone in Shanghai is expected to attract more international banks keen ...

  9. News - China

    Qianhai economic zone will offer a special tax rate of just 15 per cent

    Posted Jun 28th 2013, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... George Chen george.chen@scmp.com The Qianhai special economic zone will be targeting Hong Kong financial professionals Job opportunities and a tax rate of just 15pc Struggling to find the right job in Hong Kong? How about across the border, just an hour away by car from Hong Kong? Zhang Bei, the boss of the Qianhai special economic zone, says the small but important zone can ...

  10. Business - Economy

    Shanghai plans free-trade zone tax incentive to encourage private equity

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 01:54am by Daniel Ren

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com Shanghai tax incentive to benefit private equity Shanghai's free-trade zone plans to roll out a tax incentive to encourage outbound investment by private equity funds. Dai Haibo, an executive deputy director of the zone's administrative committee, said yesterday that the rule would be drawn up at the end of this year as part ...




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