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  1. News - China - ECONOMY

    Cut taxes to boost the economy, urges China's second richest man Zong Qinghou

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 03:35pm by Kathy Gao

    ... "didn't spend" tax income on improving people's livelihood, and, instead, too much of it was "wasted". He said that 51 per cent of the national revenue was spent on running ...

  2. News - China - ECONOMY

    Local government debt show signs of improving

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 07:48pm by Keith Zhai

    ... trips abroad and transport dropped 23 per cent from the previous year following the crackdown on official waste. Despite this, several departments were caught red-handed apparently exploiting ...

  3. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    New Zealand raises key rate but not done yet

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 03:41pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Wellington Fall in the dollar may push rise even higher as central bank looks to contain inflation pressure NZ sees neutral level for cash rate as high as 5pc New Zealand's ... as it looks to contain inflation pressures in the economy. The monetary statement cooled expectations that the bank would possibly signal a pause in its tightening because of a strong exchange rate ...

  4. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Worst may be over for China economy as stimulus kicks in

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 04:21am by Victoria Ruan

    ... with the approach it has followed recently, balancing calls for further growth support with the need to contain the pace of increase in leverage." Gerard Burg, a senior economist for Asia at National ...

  5. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    The two Brazils

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 11:53am by NICHOLAS SPIRO

    ... Last month, the central bank left its main rate unchanged in the hope that its year-long tightening cycle will be enough to contain inflation. But the prevailing view is that consumer price ...

  6. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Canada faces a currency conundrum

    Posted May 19th 2014, 03:22am by DAVID BROWN

    ... on delivering sustainable recovery. The Fed is reluctant to see five years of zero interest rates and extreme money creation to go to waste. Despite the winter slowdown- affecting both the US ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Li Ka-shing’s rumoured plan to reduce investments ‘could damage Hong Kong’

    Posted May 09th 2014, 11:41pm by Sandy Li and Peggy Sito

    ... And in March, Li sold a 60 per cent stake in the container port's Terminal 8 West for HK$2.47 billion. In February he gave a downbeat assessment of Hong Kong, pointing to Occupy Central, ...

  8. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    India seeks seven-year low deficit ahead of elections

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 04:34am by Bloomberg

    ... some months ago and no longer speak about the downgrade," Chidambaram said. He said the current account deficit would be contained at US$45 billion in the current fiscal year, compared ...

  9. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Why a recession would be good for China

    Posted Jan 24th 2014, 10:51am by JOE ZHANG

    ... have lagged far behind inflation, and this has led to huge amounts of waste, pollution and depletion of resources. Despite condemnation by the government and the public, most of the heavy ...

  10. Business - Banking & Finance - ECONOMY

    Local government financing needs revamp to avoid risk of excessive debt, analysts say

    Posted Jan 24th 2014, 10:21am by Victoria Ruan

    ... with A shares. Zhang said that while the government had pledged fiscal reforms to provide more revenue to local governments as part of long-term plans to contain the risk of local government debt, some ...




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