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 every weekday morning 8 to 8:30 a.m. 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 "MoneytalkRadio3") .
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party looks set to win a clear majority in the UK election. An exit poll from the BBC predicts an 86 seat Tory majority in Parliament.
13/12/2019 - 8.08am Business and Market Discussions
Francis Lun, CEO of GEO Securities said that Macau has no chance of replacing Hong Kong as China’s international finance centre.
Mark To, Managing Director of Asset Management at Wing Fung Financial Group commented that the Sino relationship between the US and China is not as friendly as it was three decades ago and that both countries are more like competitors instead of partners.
13/12/2019 - 8.23 am Views from Australia
Hong Kong International Airport cancelled all departures after 4 p.m. yesterday, as thousands of anti-government protesters occupied the terminal and caused disruption. Authorities also cancelled incoming flights except for those that were already headed to Hong Kong. The cancellations led to thousands of travellers stranded and roads leading to the airport were paralysed with heavy traffic.
Cathay Pacific has warned staff that they could be fired if they "support or participate in illegal protests". CEO Rupert Hogg said that the airline was obliged to comply with the new rules set out by the Civil Aviation Administration of China. On Friday, the regulator ordered Cathay to submit a list of the identities of staff working on flights to the mainland or passing through its airspace. It warned any staff members involved in illegal protests would be banned from such flights.
South Korea has said it will take Japan off its favoured trade partners' list. The move is in retaliation to Tokyo’s decision earlier this month to do the same to South Korea. Industry Minister Sung Yun-mo said Japan would be placed on a newly created restrictive trade list instead.
On today’s Money Talk are Connie Bolland of Economic Research Analysis and Brad Gibson at Alliance Bernstein. Providing the view from Japan is Marcel Thieliant from Capital Economics. After 8:30, we meet with Angela Chow, Founder & CEO of the Cachet Group. We also take our weekly look at personal finance matters with David Kneebone, General Manager of the Investor and Financial Education Council.
13/08/2019 - 8:09 Business & Market Discussions
Connie Bolland, Founder & Chief Economist of Economic Research Analysis, says that the local tourism industry was in a downturn before the recent unrest in Hong Kong started, and she disagrees that the local economic situation is worse than the SARS outbreak in 2003.
Brad Gibson, Co-head of Asia Pacific Fixed Income at Alliance Bernstein, comments that US treasury yields look relatively compelling compared with other global markets, but the US bond market will still see more stress.
13/08/2019 - 8:25 View from Japan
13/08/2019 - 8:34 CEO - Cachet Group
13/08/2019 - 8:47 Personal Finance