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  1. Business - Banking & Finance - PRIVATE BANKING

    Western private banks facing growing regional challenge

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 05:05am by DON WEINLAND

    ... Don Weinland don.weinland@scmp.com Western players facing growing regional challenge Western-based private banks should clear some space for growing regional players in the market. ... to be dominant in this market but what's different is that the regional banks are up and rising," said DBS Private Bank's managing director Januar Tjandra. The US$220 million acquisition ...

  2. News - World - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Western powers 'outraged' after China convicts Uygur scholar Ilham Tohti

    Posted Sep 24th 2014, 02:19pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing US and European leaders and experts call for Tohti's immediate release Outraged Western powers have rounded on China over a life sentence handed to a prominent Uygur academic, accusing Beijing of silencing a moderate voice in a move that analysts say risks inflaming tensions in the restive Xinjiang region. A court in China's far western ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Excluding China in Western-led regional trade talks makes no sense

    Posted Dec 09th 2013, 06:37pm by He Yafei

    ... He Yafei He Yafei says excluding China from Western-led regional trade negotiations smacks of political gamesmanship, and warns that any move away from a multilateral approach will be detrimental to all Broken links We are witnessing the balkanisation and fragmentation of traditional multilateralism today, which has resulted in a mushrooming of both bilateral and regional free ...

  4. News - China - ECONOMY

    Delta forum signs deal to deepen regional cooperation

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 01:26pm by Mimi Lau

    ... agreement for being quixotic as it covers a vast region. The region – which includes Yunnan and Sichuan in western China, Guizhou and Hunan in the central south, as well as Fujian, Jiangxi, Guangxi ... and the chief executives of Hong Kong and Macau signed a declaration on Monday morning to deepen regional cooperation. The leaders were meeting in Guangzhou on the second day of the Pan-Pearl River ...

  5. News - China - WEATHER

    Typhoon Kalmaegi swipes western Guangdong, Hainan; Hong Kong gets off lightly

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 04:20am by TIMMY SUNG, Chris Luo, Mimi Lau

    ... Staff Reporters Hong Kong gets off relatively lightly, with squally rains and cancelled flights Kalmaegi swipes western Guangdong, Hainan Typhoon Kalmaegi slammed into southern China yesterday, causing floods and power failures and bringing regional air traffic to a standstill. After touching down in Wengtian township, Wenchang, in Hainan yesterday morning, Kalmaegi battered ...

  6. News - World - SCOTLAND

    Scottish vote on independence causes growing alarm in Western capitals

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 11:15pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Paris Scotland's vote on leaving the United Kingdom is causing growing alarm in Western capitals while energising separatist movements across Europe Independence fever ... with Scottish nationalist leader Alex Salmond, now racing to turn narrowing opinion polls into a win on Thursday. The potential break-up of a leading Western power is not sitting well in other capitals. ...

  7. News - World

    State media: Riots in restive minority region in far western China leave 27 dead

    Posted Jun 26th 2013, 01:23pm by AP

    ... BEIJING (AP) — State media: Riots in restive minority region in far western China leave 27 dead. ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Expanded Shanghai Co-operation Organisation will boost regional security

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 04:37am by SCMP Editorial

    ... with plans to expand membership by adding Pakistan, India and perhaps Iran. Such partnership has the potential to substantially boost regional peace and development. Security has always been ... Jinping told last week's summit in the Tajik capital, Dushanbe, that the group had to take a lead in ensuring the region's security, with a particular focus on "combatting extremism ...

  9. News - China

    China’s antitrust crackdown threatens a more hostile climate for Western businesses

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 10:48pm by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg China's antitrust crackdown on firms including technology and car companies may presage a more hostile climate for Western businesses Foreign companies feel the squeeze ... at Sanford C. Bernstein, in November. Beyond cars, Starbucks generates operating margins of 35 per cent in its China/Asia Pacific region, higher than Europe's 9 per cent and the 24 per cent ...

  10. Business - Money - STOCKS

    CSRC gives priority to western region IPOs

    Posted Aug 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of efforts to support the development of the western regions. The CSRC wasn't available for comment yesterday. The special treatment runs counter to CSRC chairman Guo Shuqing's attempts ... have been directed by higher authorities to approve IPOs by companies in the western regions first, said two analysts, adding that rigid bureaucracy would continue to be the major stumbling ...




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