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  1. Business - Money - JAKE'S VIEW

    Old equity theories no longer ring true

    Posted Oct 02nd 2014, 05:40am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Huang, a market strategist at broker IG in Singapore. Business, October 1 Is it really true that September is the worst month for investing in the Hang Seng Index? It certainly was a popular ...

  2. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Singapore's open door to billionaires shuts out logic

    Posted Jul 09th 2013, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp Brigadier general calls the shots but his top brass will struggle with his wonky economics Singapore's open door to billionaires shuts out logic Indeed, if he [Lee Hsien Loong] could persuade another 10 billionaires to move to Singapore, he would, even if that led to higher income inequality "because they will bring business, they will bring ...

  3. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Singapore interbank rates manipulation claims are hyped

    Posted Jun 18th 2013, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp jake.vanderkamp@scmp.com Brokers quote a wide bid-offer spread to those who request information but won't pay for it Singapore interbank rates manipulation claims are hyped HSBC, Standard Chartered, JP Morgan Chase, Barclays and DBS were among 20 banks at which 133 traders tried to manipulate the Singapore interbank offered rate (Sibor), swap offered rates ...

  4. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Housing- not science- is the best use of land at Science Park's fourth phase

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 04:42am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... our fate if we keep trying it, just look at Singapore, squandering billions and deep in deficit on investment income in its balance of payments in a vain attempt to create a self-sustaining ...

  5. Business - Economy - JAKE'S VIEW

    Singaporeans not as wealthy as GDP figures suggest

    Posted Feb 04th 2014, 05:57am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... of Singapore's gross domestic product and GDP per capita has outperformed Hong Kong's over the last 45 years. Its GDP was only half that of Hong Kong more than 20 years ago. Today the Lion ... Singapore bureaucrats love to play and as the numbers are not quite what they seem. We shall start by conceding the headline figures. Yes, as of the latest statistical releases, GDP at prevailing ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    Think tanks free to fool themselves about economic freedom

    Posted Jan 13th 2013, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... with only two possible exceptions: Singapore and Hong Kong." Fraser Institute, SCMP, January 10   On a visit to Vancouver I once confronted Michael Walker, the founder of the Fraser Institute, with his invariable findings that Singapore and Hong Kong are the freest economies on earth. "Look," I told him. "Singapore is actually the first country on earth to have achieved ...

  7. Business - Economy - JAKE'S VIEW

    Hong Kong doesn't need Morlocks from the Delta to fix labour woes

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 03:51pm by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp jake.vanderkamp@scmp.com Singapore put some of its eggs in a bottomless basket; HK should not seek to follow suit When looking for Delta talent beware what they might eat Importing labour is a very outdated concept, especially for Hong Kong. It should look at it as talent flow across the Pearl River Delta region. Paul Cheung, Singapore director of population ...

  8. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    If Yaks can fly, so can China's jumbo

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 12:57am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... of technology" which expressed itself in the white elephant of the Concorde airliner. It will be flown by airlines in China, Singapore and African client states Well, perhaps that is not quite fair. ... into leasing foreign patents, and deficient in safety features compared with Boeing and Airbus equivalents. It will be flown only by airlines in China, Singapore and African client states ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - JAKE'S VIEW

    We must not change our tune for the copyright trolls

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 03:57am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... such as Singapore and South Korea, which are in line with the growing international norm of 70 years. Letters to the editor, April 10 On any question of the day, a good test of whether we are being set up is how many times we are told that we should do something because Singapore and Shanghai are doing it. For Shanghai in this case, read South Korea and you get three mentions in one short letter ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    Council proposals won't do much for investor protection

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 03:15am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... have already said no to this idea, and said it resoundingly. If you want to dive for the bottom, go to Singapore. They don't have much in the way of scruples down there. We do. We may ...




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