Production Editor, China Economy
Harry Pearl is a Production Editor for the China Economy desk at the Post, which he joined in 2019. He previously worked in Indonesia as a correspondent with Agence France-Presse.
Latest from Harry Pearl
China’s consumer price index rose by 5.4 per cent in January, partly driven by soaring pork prices, while the producer price index rose marginally by 0.1 per cent.
Malaysia’s electronic industry has seen a surge in investment over the past 18 months as US and Chinese companies look to escape tariffs placed on each other’s products.
Ongoing anti-government protests have led to some speculation that Hong Kong could be forced to sever its peg to the US dollar, which has been in place since 1983.
Pew survey finds most people view China’s strong economy as positive, but Beijing’s growing economic and military might is seen as threatening in the Asia-Pacific.
Global sales growth by volume will decelerate to 2.2 per cent next year with the US-China trade war and increased online competition heaping pressure on the sector.