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  1. Business - Economy - TRADE

    China returns to trade surplus as imports fall more than exports

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 10:19am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Victoria Ruan in Beijing victoria.ruan@scmp.com China’s exports fell again last month, but imports declined sharply after rising in February – resulting in a turnaround to a surplus while underlining the continuing uncertainty in the outlook for trade. Exports from the mainland fell 6.6 per cent in March from a year earlier, though the contraction narrowed from about 18 per cent ...

  2. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Economic honeymoon between China and Germany fades

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 01:13am by Reuters

    ... China's decision this month to break from Russia and abstain in a United Nations vote condemning Crimea's referendum to secede from Ukraine. Yet there is little optimism that Beijing can ...

  3. Business - China Business - TRADE

    Debate in US over trade deficit with China heats up

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 10:07am by Toh Han Shih

    ... resulted in job losses in the US, Larry Qiu Dongxiao, an economics professor at the University of Hong Kong, told the South China Morning Post. "However, China is not the only country ... in Japan in 2011, which resulted in the closure of some factories making parts in Japan. This resulted in the closure of some US factories that relied on Japanese parts. Hence, a strategy to limit ...

  4. News - China - TRADE

    Scotland's leader Alex Salmond seeks better ties after independence vote

    Posted Nov 07th 2013, 11:37pm by KRISTINE KWOK

    ... if the Scottish people voted to end their political union with the United Kingdom for the first time in more than 300 years. Salmond, who is spearheading the campaign for a "yes" vote ...

  5. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Hot money may have artificially boosted China's January exports

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 10:36am by Victoria Ruan

    ... the better-than-expected numbers came in despite fewer working days last month. The Lunar New Year holidays began late January this year. "The surge in exports is likely a result of large inflows of hot money ...

  6. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Obama's pivot to Asia faces setback from fellow Democrat over trans-Pacific trade deal

    Posted Feb 01st 2014, 03:42pm by Associated Press in Washington

    ... of his fellow Democrats are set against a fast-track process that would require Congress to act on the trade deals negotiated by the administration in a yes-or-no vote, without the ability ...

  7. Business - Economy - TRADE

    China syndrome: Hong Kong's obsession with mainland developments

    Posted Jan 30th 2014, 05:01am by DAVID DODWELL

    ... attention was given to developments occurring elsewhere in the world. The result? European firms today have a strikingly smaller presence in the Asia-Pacific markets than they ought to. British ... our own deal. Don't hold your breath on that one. The result? A Pearl River Delta company exporting goods to Malaysia has tariff preferences that it will lose if the cargo exits through ...

  8. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Hong Kong export growth misses forecast

    Posted Jan 28th 2014, 01:35am by Denise Tsang

    ... as in previous years," said Bank of East Asia chief economist Paul Tang Sai-on. "Emerging markets will face more uncertainty as a result of the US decision to slow its bond purchase programme, ...

  9. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Japan's trade deficit hits record on weak yen, higher energy costs

    Posted Jan 28th 2014, 01:35am by BLOOM

    ... It’s hard to anticipate when Japan can emerge from trade deficits ECONOMIST TAKESHI MINAMI "If a trade deficit as a result of high energy import costs makes Japan look like a high-cost ...

  10. Business - China Business - TRADE

    Visa hassles, bureaucracy and politics dampen Chinese business enthusiasm for India

    Posted Jan 09th 2014, 09:24am by Teddy Ng

    ... visas- were sent back to China by the Indian authorities over a visa issue, which resulted in the construction of an expressway being delayed by a year. Liu was finally able to settle the matter ... as an unfriendly nation in India, which could result in projects by Chinese companies being subjected to longer approval processes than those from other nations. Sachin Liu, a manager at the Chindia ...




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