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  1. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Li Ka-shing warns Hong Kong is a 'spoilt child' set on a dangerous path

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 11:23pm

    ... Ng Kang-chung, Jeffie Lam and Sandy Li Li Ka-shing warns Hong Kong is a 'spoilt child' Asia's richest man, Li Ka-shing, has warned that Hong Kong is like "a spoilt child" and said the city was headed down a dangerous path of populism. If the trend was not stopped, the city would have gone "totally wrong" in as little as five years. In his second ...

  2. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    China's 'black box' economy deserves Group of Seven peer scrutiny

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 04:27am by Bloomberg

    ... William Pesek It's time for Italy to step aside and let China, as world's No 2 economy, take its place in the G7 China's opaque economy deserves G7 peer scrutiny China's thought police have a new target in their sights: economists. The Communist Party's assault on cyberspace and the international media is well known. But now, it is turning on foreign ...

  3. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Financial Secretary John Tsang hints one-off budget relief measures may be withdrawn

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 04:31am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... Jeffie Lam jeffie.lam@scmp.com Tsang prepares for keynote address by hinting one-off relief may be withdrawn to tackle the challenges ahead as global outlook improves Budget aid measures 'will soon be history' Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah has dropped the strongest hint yet that tax reductions and one-off relief measures will "very soon become history" ...

  4. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Mainland, HK consumers upbeat on promise of more stimulus by Beijing

    Posted Aug 22nd 2012, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam anita.lam@scmp.com Silver lining for Chinese consumption Despite weak economic data, mainland and Hong Kong consumers are slowly recovering their confidence, amid expectations the new Communist Party leadership will take steps later this year to boost domestic consumption. A global survey released this month by MasterCard found that the biggest improvement in sentiment ...

  5. News - Asia - ECONOMY

    Vietnam's economy hurt by 'prolonged' Lunar New Year holidays, critics say

    Posted Jan 30th 2014, 03:56pm by AFP

    ... or more productive without Tet,” 39-year-old Nguyen Ngoc Lam, a motorbike taxi driver said. ...

  6. Business - Money - ECONOMY

    Exchange Fund earnings fall 32pc on bond investment losses

    Posted Jan 24th 2014, 12:47am by Enoch Yiu

    ... to produce a high return for the government this year." HKMA chief executive Norman Chan Tak-lam said the fall in earnings was mainly due to a HK$19.1 billion loss on bond investments. The fund ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Spending by holiday visitors lags increase in arrivals

    Posted May 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Anita Lam, Celine Sun, Amy Nip

    ... Anita Lam, Celine Sun in Beijing and Amy Nip Spending by holiday visitors lags increase in arrivals This year's "golden week", a national holiday, lacked lustre, says the Hong Kong Retail Management Association, whose members run more than 6,700 retail outlets in the city. Retail sales grew about five per cent from last year during the mainland's three-day ...

  8. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Hong Kong faces risks from QE exit, Shanghai zone

    Posted Nov 26th 2013, 03:02am by Enoch Yiu

    ... business summit, Hong Kong Monetary Authority chief executive Norman Chan Tak-lam warned local businesses and investors to beware of the risks of an outflow of funds and a sharp rise in interest ...

  9. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    HKMA chief Norman Chan Tak-lam braces for a global slowdown

    Posted Aug 20th 2012, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Economic slowdowns in West and mainland and HK property bubble are cause for concern HKMA chief braces for a global downturn HKMA braces for global downturn Norman Chan Tak-lam, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority's CEO, is cautious about risks related to the tough global economic conditions facing the city, as well as the local real estate bubble. ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Innovate or fall behind, Beijing official tells Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 10th 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... It identified "inefficient government bureaucracy" as one of the problem areas in the city. Acting Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor did not comment directly on the report yesterday, ...




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