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The world’s first travel bubble came into operation yesterday. The long-awaited Australia-New Zealand travel bubble means visitors no longer need to quarantine on arrival and thousands of passengers waited to board flights on Monday. Qantas increased its daily flights between the two countries from one to 16 to meet demand and the airline has brought 600 people back to work.
20/04/2021 - 8:09am Business and Market Discussion
David Roche, President and Global Strategist at Independent Strategy suggests that mainland China's economy is returning to normal but thinks that the trend growth rate has been permanently changed by the pandemic.
Louis Kuijs, Head of Asia Economics at Oxford Economics thinks that the US is in a leading position in the global economic recovery and growth is ahead of predictions compared to 2 years ago due to stimulus policies.
20/04/2021 - 8:24am View from Japan
On today's Money Talk, we're joined by Stewart Aldcroft, Chairman of CitiTrust; Ben Quinlan, CEO & Managing Partner of Quinlan & Associates; and RTHK's International Economics Correspondent Barry Wood.
30/12/2020 - Part 1
Stewart Aldcroft, Chairman of CitiTrust, says that governments need to to take advantage of low interest rates as they reduce risks of falling into debt traps.
Ben Quinlan, CEO and Managing Partner of Quinlan & Associates, expects capitalisation and digital transformation to remain boosters of the economy, but he warns of rising uncertainty over the direction which interest rates will move.
RTHK's International Economics Correspondent Barry Wood highlights that precarity in the US is mainly driven by job insecurity, rather than unemployment.