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China’s state economic planner announced yesterday that it was suspending indefinitely its strategic economic dialogue mechanism with Australia. The move comes after the Canberra government cancelled, on national security concerns, two Belt and Road initiatives that the state of Victoria signed with China. The mainland’s National Development and Reform Commission accused Australia of having a “Cold War mindset and ideological discrimination.”
07/05/2021 - 8:09am Business and Market Discussion
Francis Lun, CEO of GEO Securities thinks that the low inoculation rate in Hong Kong will have a negative impact on the SAR's economic recovery.
Kenny Wen, Wealth Management Strategist at Everbright Sun Hung Kai thinks that the ongoing tensions between the US and its allies and China will bring volatility to the financial markets.
07/05/2021 - 8:23am View from India
The US economy contracted 3.5% last year, better than economists had forecast, but still the steepest decline since 1946. In the final quarter of 2020, output increased at an annual rate of 4%, down sharply from the rebound seen in the prior quarter because of a resurgence in coronavirus cases.
29/01/2021 - 8:08am Business and Market Discussion
Francis Lun, CEO of GEO Securities, observes a rise in exported goods prices as a result of the 14-day quarantine requirements on airline crews and he warns that this could impact Hong Kong's aviation hub status.
Ben Quinlan, CEO and Managing Partner at Quinlan & Associates, doesn't see Hong Kong government authorities' questioning of financial executives on the reasons behind their departure from the SAR as abnormal, since this could be part of a survey on Hong Kong's attractiveness.
29/01/2021 - 8:23am View from India