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
The Trump Administration has delayed the introduction of an additional 10% tariffs on some Chinese goods until 15 December. Products that have been given the three-month reprieve include laptops and cellphones and represent more than half of the US$300 billion of products originally affected.
Anti-government protesters have caused flights to be suspended at Hong Kong International Airport for a second day and protestors involved in violent clashes with the police. The airport has been the site of protests for five consecutive days. Earlier in the day Hong Kong Chief Executive, Carrie Lam, issued a fresh warning to protesters. She said Hong Kong had "reached a dangerous situation" and that violence during protests would push it "down a path of no return".
On today’s Money Talk, we have with us Stewart Aldcroft of CitiTrust, Mark Michelson from IMA Asia and on the phone from Washington D.C., RTHK’s International Economics Correspondent, Barry Wood. After 8:30, we talk with Antony Dapiran, Hong Kong-based writer and lawyer and Author of “City of Protest: A Recent History of Dissent in Hong Kong.” We also look at how China is investing in infrastructure across the Belt & Road corridor with Ada Li from Moody's Investors Service.
14/08/2019 - 8:09 Business & Market Discussions
Stewart Aldcroft, Chairman of CitiTrust, has an optimistic view of the US-China trade talks, after The Trump Administration postponed some of the tariff increases on Chinese goods to December.
Mark Michelson, Chairman of Asia CEO Forum of IMA Asia, comments that Japan may work on some mini agreements that do not require congressional approval in order to move forward in reaching a US-Japan trade deal.
RTHK’s International Economics Correspondent Barry Wood says the reason for the tariff delay is to protect consumers during the Christmas shopping season.
14/08/2019 - 8:34 HK Protests - Change of Tactics
14/08/2019 - 8:48 China Overseas Infrastructure Investment