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, post on our Facebook page "Money Talk on RTHK Radio 3 " or find us on twitter "MoneytalkR3") .
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam has given her maiden policy address under the theme of “hope and happiness.” Mrs. Lam outlined how she would use some of Hong Kong’s HK$1 trillion of fiscal reserves to boost competitiveness, turn Hong Kong into a smart city and create affordable housing.
Joining today’s Money Talk to provide their analysis of the policy address are Enzio von Pfeil of Odyssey Capital and Peter Churchouse, author of The Churchouse Letter.
IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde has urged global leaders not to reject international trade. That comes as Donald Trump says he could envisage a trade deal with Canada but not with Mexico. In the second half of the programme, we talk about trade with Jeff Nankivell the Consul General of Canada in Hong Kong. (8am-8.30am, email to firstname.lastname@example.org)
12/10/2017 - 8:08 Business and Market Discussion - Policy Address
Enzio von Pfeil, Group Economist at the Odyssey Capital says the impact of profit tax reduction will be quite small in terms of increasing Hong Kong’s competitiveness.
Peter Churchouse, author of The Churchouse Letter says the property measures outlined in the Policy Address fail to address the core problems in Hong Kong of inadequate land and housing supply.
12/10/2017 - 8:22 Interview with Canadian Consul General