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  1. Who said it?

    Posted Dec 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... As for the future, I believe the yuan could be stronger or weaker- itwill move like a wave Vice-minister of Commerce Chong Quan Our place in Europe is non-negotiable. The Greek people will defend it in every way possible Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papadem ...

  2. Lai See

    Posted Mar 04th 2010, 12:00am by Luisa Tam

    ... how members of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (what a mouthful) will respond to the proposal, but Zhang, an economist, believes the implementation of a wage-based ...

  3. Worst may be over on jobs front, poll shows

    Posted May 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... but economists caution it is too soon to bank on a sustained jobs recovery. 'The hiring sentiment is slightly more positive,' said Richie Holliday, the managing director of Morgan McKinley Hong ... said, adding that demand among his firm's clients was picking up in areas such as accountancy and finance. In contrast, economists are striking a more cautious note, since unemployment ...

  4. Foreign investment growth eases to 35.1pc

    Posted Nov 13th 2008, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... last month reached US$6.73 billion. Sherman Chan, an economist at Moody's Economy.com, said in a research note to clients: 'The global credit squeeze is expected to have directly ...

  5. What's On

    Posted May 19th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Federal Reserve, the Bank of Japan and the ECB are blamed as root causes and smaller banks have to mitigate the damage. Speakers Dr Jim Walk, chief economist, CLSA Economics; K.C. Kwok, government economist, Hong Kong government. Inquiries 2824 2211 ...

  6. Boosting consumption and jobs top priority

    Posted Dec 10th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and creating more jobs, economists said. 'Huge and swift investment by governments may be effective in maintaining the economy at a certain growth level, but not so helpful in building up a sustainable and stable economic body,' Chinese Academy of Social Sciences' Economics Institute economist Yuan Gangming said. 'What China desperately needs right now is brisk domestic ...

  7. Forecasts for mainland growth cut below 10pc

    Posted Oct 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jane Cai Economists have trimmed their forecasts for the mainland's economic growth this year to less than 10 per cent, after the country reported a sharper than expected slowdown ... cent from 10 per cent and Merrill Lynch to 9.9 per cent from 10 per cent. Morgan Stanley said there were downside risks to its recently revised 9.8 per cent forecast. Economists said a growth ...

  8. Further cooling measures unwise, economist claims

    Posted Jul 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter It would be unwise to introduce further measures to cool the economy, a State Development and Reform Commission economist has warned. Wang Yiming, a vice-president of the commission's macroeconomic research institute, said measures taken so far were showing results and there was no need to apply the brakes further. 'Looking at investment, credit [controls], ...

  9. Controls to remain in place

    Posted Dec 07th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... policymakers were still uncertain about how effective they had been, an economist from the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences said yesterday. 'They have yet to form a clear-sighted judgment ... and deeply entrenched problems' still plagued the economy. 'Macroeconomic controls are a short-term tool to correct the current situation,' the economist said. 'Only reform can ...

  10. Megachange: The World in 2050 (The Economist)

    Posted May 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Nick Walker Megachange: The World in 2050 (The Economist) edited by D. Franklin, John Andrews The Economist This book looks at our world 38 years from now. That's 38 orbits ... brainy people at the London- based The Economist- the news magazine that weirdly eschews bylines- have undertaken a collective crystal ball-gazing exercise, albeit based robustly on current ...




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