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  1. Business - Banking & Finance - RANKINGS

    Hong Kong again takes world top spot in financial rankings

    Posted Nov 01st 2012, 12:00am by Lulu Chen

    ... Lulu Chen lulu.chen@scmp.com World Economic Forum says city's finance system still the best on the planet, while mainland slips to 23rd out of 62 countries HK is againworld's topfinancial centre Hong Kong has been named the world's top financial centre for the second year running by the World Economic Forum. The independent organisation gave the city top spot again ...

  2. Business - Economy - CHINA

    Chinese upbeat on economic outlook as rest of the world sees gloom

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 10:42am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Washington Japan the least hopeful among advanced countries, survey on prospects reveals Chinese upbeat on economic outlook The Chinese are the most upbeat about their economic prospects while dissatisfaction runs highest in the world's most advanced economies, with the Japanese the least hopeful. In a survey of 48,643 people in 44 countries, the Pew ...

  3. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Sovereign wealth funds threaten world markets, investors say

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 04:05am by Reuters

    ... destabilise the world economy. Since central banks cut interest rates to record lows in a bid to shore up flagging economic growth, world governments have had to look farther afield to grow public ... funds and 87 sovereign wealth funds, the forum said. The money originates often from natural resource revenues after a commodities boom- as in the case of Norway, which runs the world ...

  4. Wen assures forum of flexibility, caution in economic growth

    Posted Sep 28th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jane Cai in Tianjin China will adopt a flexible yet cautious approach to economic growth in response to the unfolding global financial crisis arising out of the US, Premier Wen Jiabao told an international forum yesterday. At the World Economic Forum in Tianjin, Mr Wen reassured 1,400 entrepreneurs, officials and researchers from around the world that China would keep a careful hand ...

  5. News - China - ECONOMY

    China’s top economic adviser focuses on growth and restructuring during trip to Jiangsu province

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 02:39pm by MANDY ZUO

    ... meeting Top economic policy adviser Liu He focused on China’s economic growth and restructuring during a three-day trip to Jiangsu province that ended on Friday in preparation for a key meeting in December on next year’s policies. Liu, who directs the Communist Party’s Office of the Central Leading Group on Financial and Economic Affairs, talked with local policy advisers and economic ...

  6. Business - Banking & Finance - MACROSCOPE

    RBA risks confusing markets with mixed economic signals

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 04:13am by DAVID BROWN

    ... economic signals The Reserve Bank of Australia seems to have lost its policy bearings. No wonder, given the mixed signals it is getting from data and developments inside its own economy, let alone that of the rest of the world. Unreliable jobs data at home, a persistent housing bubble, a slowdown in China, weakening commodity prices, a very patchy recovery in Group of 7 economies and anaemic world ...

  7. Business - Economy - APEC

    Apec finance ministers to encourage private investment on infrastructure

    Posted Oct 23rd 2014, 05:45am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Victoria Ruan in Beijing victoria.ruan@scmp.com Apec pushes private infrastructure investment Finance ministers from the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum pledged yesterday ... region could play a key role in driving world economic recovery and pledged to boost funding through public-private partnerships to fill a huge gap in infrastructure financing. "As ...

  8. News - World

    Frenchman Jean Tirole wins Nobel Prize for economics

    Posted Oct 14th 2014, 04:23am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Stockholm Jean Tirole's research reveals a need for industry-specific market regulations Frenchman wins Nobel Prize for economics French economist Jean Tirole has won this year's Nobel Prize for economics for his analysis of big companies, market power and regulation. Tirole, the second Frenchman to be honoured this year, is "one ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Poor economic signals add to sense of danger in Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 09th 2014, 04:45am by SCMP Editorial

    ... Monetary Fund has warned of a 4-in-10 chance that the euro zone will slide into a recession. If so, it will be the third time since the financial crisis. In its twice-yearly World Economic Outlook, ... SCMP Editorial Economic picture raises risk factor The outlook for Hong Kong's economy has darkened, and it's not just because of Occupy Central and an impending constitutional ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    How they see it, February 3, 2013

    Posted Feb 03rd 2013, 12:00am by VARIOUS

    ... endogenous vitality. (Beijing)   2. The Guardian It's easy to mock the World Economic Forum. After the session on global development, delegates emerged from hearing about the plight ... d'etre than profit maximisation alone. (London)   3. Jakarta Globe Indonesia is among the star performers at this year's World Economic Forum, as the focus shifts from economic crisis ...




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