Sandra Lam, Peter Lewis: A fast moving and topical business and finance show.
A fast moving and topical business and finance show bringing you breaking business and economic news and financial market updates. Presented by former CEO and investment bank global trading head Peter Lewis, with over 30 years' industry experience. Join Peter and his expert guests for analysis and discussion on the day's top business stories live from 8 a.m. to 8.30 a.m. every weekday morning on RTHK Radio 3. We have a podcast to download after the show and you can also listen through the RTHK Radio 3 website live or later in the day. We welcome your questions, comments and feedback to read out in the show. You can email us at email@example.com, text us on 63 93 59 25, post on our Facebook page "Money Talk on RTHK Radio 3 " or find us on twitter "MoneytalkR3") .
Donald Trump has unveiled what he described as " the biggest tax cut and the largest tax reform" in history. Corporate tax would be cut from 35% to 15% and company earnings abroad would be exempt from taxation. However, there was no information on how the tax cuts would be paid for. That lack of detail led to Wall Street stocks giving up the gains for the day.
US media is reporting that the White House has prepared a draft executive order withdrawing the U.S. from the North American Free Trade Agreement. That has sent the Canadian dollar and the Mexican peso lower in the currency markets. Joining today's Money Talk are Enzio von Pfeil of Odyssey Capital and Robert Howe, of Geomatrix. On the phone from Taipei with our weekly Taiwan update is Maurice Lu, deputy chairman at Sinopac Futures in Taipei. (8am-8.30am, email to firstname.lastname@example.org, text to 63 93 59 25 )
27/04/2017 - 08:08 Market discussion
27/04/2017 - 08:22 View from Taiwan
Vodafone is merging its Indian unit with local mobile phone company, Idea Cellular, to create the largest telecoms operator in India.
South Korea has complained to the World Trade Organisation about China, saying it has placed restrictions on its goods in retaliation to South Korea's deployment of an anti-missile system.
UK Prime Minister Theresa May will begin the two-year countdown to Brexit on March 29.
Chinese companies have been warned by the mainland regulator on their overseas acquisitions telling them they could be a “rose with thorns.”
In the markets, US stocks are mixed as FBI director James Comey confirms that the agency is investigating Russian interference in the US election and links between the Trump campaign and the Russian government. The Hang Seng Index has hit its highest level in a year and a half.
On today's Money Talk, we are joined by Patrick Bennet of CIBC and Marc Franklin of Conning Asia Pacific. And William Pesek of Barron’s Asia joins us on the phone from Tokyo. (8am-8.30am, email to email@example.com, text to 63 93 59 25, )
21/03/2017 - 08:08 Market discussion
21/03/2017 - 08:22 View from Japan