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  1. In Baghdad

    Posted Aug 10th 2003, 12:00am by Alex Price

    ... filed to the Sydney Morning Herald and an accompanying diary detailing the day's events. Dip in at random and you are soon fascinated, but start at the beginning and the slow pace is a turn-off. McGeough's style early on is plodding, filled with often tedious detail. Perhaps a preface - there is none - could have been used to deliver a punchy start. McGeough is also ...

  2. Slice of Life

    Posted Jan 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Alex Price

    ... Compiled by Alex Price From the South China Morning Post this week in: 1972 New York, January 19 The Association of Philippine Coconut Desiccators convened a two-day symposium, a kind of coconut convention, in the Plaza Hotel. Even before the keynote speaker rose, the delegates were rallied to their theme by a preliminary exhorter who urged them to 'think coconut', ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    China home price growth starts to cool

    Posted May 19th 2014, 03:25am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing Mainland sees lower rise in April housing costs, raising fears over fallout if decline sharpens Home price growth starts to cool Growth in average new home prices on the mainland slowed last month to a near one-year low, official data showed yesterday, adding to concerns about the weakness of the property market and what policymakers can do if prices start to fall ...

  4. Business - Economy

    Global economy starts second half on solid footing

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 01:35am by Reuters

    ... economy started the second half of the year on a solid footing. While China is relying on increased government stimulus to steer its economy away from reliance on exports and towards consumer ... a quarter of a century. Some analysts say more stimulus measures may be needed to offset any downdraft from falling property prices and activity. There are also increasing risks in the financial ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - CURRENCIES

    Currency traders looking to profit from price swings

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 01:50am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in London Rise in volatility brightens prospects for forex dealers, despite increased uncertainty and risk Traders looking to profit from price swings Currency traders ... from New Zealand to South Africa, are helping push up a measure of price swings by the most since January. Volatility had flattened in recent months as policymakers continued to provide ...

  6. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Hong Kong home prices stay firm on high building costs, strong demand

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 01:38am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu yvonne.liu@scmp.com New private housing supply seen reaching 8-year high of 73,000, near government target Prices stay firm on high costs, strong demand High construction costs and strong demand are seen keeping property prices high although new private housing supply over the next three to four years is set to push inventory to an eight-year high, analysts say. Figures ...

  7. Business - Commodities - METALS

    Stricter emissions control in China to drive palladium prices higher

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 10:58am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng eric.mpng@scmp.com Even with prices at a 13-year high, analysts see more gains for the metal that goes into cleaner exhaust systems required by new mainland rules Emission controls put palladium in fast lane Tight supply and stricter vehicle pollution control standards on the mainland will continue to be key drivers of higher prices of palladium this year and next year, ...

  8. Lifestyle - Family & Education - ROAD TEST

    Road Test: a fun start to Chinese lessons

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 07:18pm by Carmen Tao

    ... in the My Chinese Copybook: Elementary Class app are just a drop in the ocean. However, for the price of less than a cup of coffee, the app is a great start for any pre-schooler learning to write ... Carmen Tao life@scmp.com A fun start to Chinese lessons You know you need a little extra help when your daughter suggests "Facetiming" grandma in Sydney for advice on her Chinese ...

  9. Business - Commodities

    Singapore to start gold contract as world demand shifts to Asia

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 01:07am by BLOOM

    ... trillion industry. The contract for 25kg of 99.99 per cent purity may start as soon as September, according to a joint statement from the exchange, the World Gold Council, the government's ... to the council, which plans to hold a meeting next month on changes to the fixing. It makes sense that the centre of [physical] price discovery … moves [to Asia] VICTOR THIANPIRIYA, ANZ ANALYST "The ...

  10. Business - Commodities - METALS

    Copper prices to remain stable until next year, predicts MMG mining chief

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 12:29am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng eric.mpng@scmp.com MMG mining chief's prediction comes as world supplies of metal expected to stay unchanged Copper prices to remain stable until next year The price of copper ... China Minmetals Nonferrous Metals, said prices would probably rise in the second half of next year, helped by demand from the United States, the world's second-largest copper consumer. ...




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