Maggie Zhang

Maggie Zhang

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3 Aug 2018 - 9:53PM
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Why China should worry if it keeps its 45 per cent tax rate on top earners

High rates, if unchanged, are impetus for talent exodus, argue eight academics in a submission to the public consultation by Beijing ahead of the individual tax code review

High rates, if unchanged, are impetus for talent exodus, argue eight academics in a submission to the public consultation by Beijing ahead of the individual tax code review

23 Jul 2018 - 11:04PM
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18 Jul 2018 - 7:00AM
Spike in traffic for insurance products on Alipay, WeChat after hit Chinese comedy inspires uptake

Dying to Survive, a Chinese comedy loosely based on the real life stories of leukaemia patients walking on the wrong side of the law to access cheap generic Indian drugs, has earned more than US$300 million in the first nine days of its release. And mainland insurers are hoping it will bring a windfall for them as well.

Dying to Survive, a Chinese comedy loosely based on the real life stories of leukaemia patients walking on the wrong side of the law to access cheap generic Indian drugs, has earned more than US$300 million in the first nine days of its release. And mainland insurers are hoping it will bring a windfall for them as well.

15 Jul 2018 - 8:20PM
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6 Jul 2018 - 10:16PM
Fosun unit Sisram Medical says China will be its largest market as demand for cosmetic laser surgery rises

The conglomerate’s laser maker expects China to contribute 35 per cent of its revenue by 2023 as demand for aesthetic treatments increases

The conglomerate’s laser maker expects China to contribute 35 per cent of its revenue by 2023 as demand for aesthetic treatments increases

9 Jul 2018 - 11:52AM
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2 Jul 2018 - 6:01AM
Can a bear equity market ignite interest in fine wines as an alternative investment in China?

China’s rise as the world’s second biggest wine market will also benefit Hong Kong, which is the region’s auction and trading hub for fine wines

China’s rise as the world’s second biggest wine market will also benefit Hong Kong, which is the region’s auction and trading hub for fine wines

28 Jun 2018 - 10:06PM
Nimble Chinese firms outgrow foreign rivals in world’s second largest consumer market for sixth straight year

Domestic companies’ speed in responding to rapidly evolving consumer tastes in China helps them to achieve growth of 7.7pc in 2017 versus a mere 0.4pc for overseas competitors

Domestic companies’ speed in responding to rapidly evolving consumer tastes in China helps them to achieve growth of 7.7pc in 2017 versus a mere 0.4pc for overseas competitors

27 Jun 2018 - 11:14PM
25 Jun 2018 - 10:59PM
UK private equity firm Actis targets sharp rise in Asian investors

Company’s partner in charge of global fundraising says in the next 5-7 years, Asian investors are expected to account for 30pc, up from the current 20pc of entire 235 client base

Company’s partner in charge of global fundraising says in the next 5-7 years, Asian investors are expected to account for 30pc, up from the current 20pc of entire 235 client base

18 Jun 2018 - 9:45AM
15 Jun 2018 - 9:21PM
Debt defaults to rise as China focuses on tackling bloated state enterprises, local governments in deleveraging drive

China’s top financial regulator says the focus is on state companies and local governments in the government’s structural deleveraging drive to ward off future financial risks.

China’s top financial regulator says the focus is on state companies and local governments in the government’s structural deleveraging drive to ward off future financial risks.

14 Jun 2018 - 10:19PM
Asian cities poised to carry the torch for the smart city movement

McKinsey report says Asia’s next generation of professionals are not only more accepting of doing things the digital way, but already demand a seamless experience

McKinsey report says Asia’s next generation of professionals are not only more accepting of doing things the digital way, but already demand a seamless experience

13 Jun 2018 - 10:34PM
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9 Jun 2018 - 12:01PM
GM gears up for rapid new-energy vehicle expansion

US car giant predicts a ‘substantial’ share of its 20 new all-electric vehicles to be introduced by 2023, will be sold in China

US car giant predicts a ‘substantial’ share of its 20 new all-electric vehicles to be introduced by 2023, will be sold in China

5 Jun 2018 - 10:42PM
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2 Jun 2018 - 11:33AM
Hang Seng Bank’s investment arm slapped with US$382,000 fine

It’s Hang Seng Investment Management’s (HSIM) first disciplining by the securities watchdog. Regulator said it failed to meet requirements on cash management of funds. Firm will also make HK$875,648 payment of resultant shortfall

It’s Hang Seng Investment Management’s (HSIM) first disciplining by the securities watchdog. Regulator said it failed to meet requirements on cash management of funds. Firm will also make HK$875,648 payment of resultant shortfall

31 May 2018 - 9:35PM
Will China’s debt woes develop into a full-blown banking crisis?

With bonds worth more than US$ 3 trillion due to expire within the next 12 months, fears of a wave of defaults are growing

With bonds worth more than US$ 3 trillion due to expire within the next 12 months, fears of a wave of defaults are growing

31 May 2018 - 11:35PM