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China’s property sector shrank at a faster pace in the final three months of last year. The National Bureau of Statistics released a supplement report on China’s GDP on Tuesday which showed output in the real-estate sector shrank by an annualised 2.9% in the fourth quarter, to 1.97 trillion yuan, after a 1.6% contraction in the previous three months. That was the first consecutive quarterly decline since 2008.
19/01/2022 - 8:09am Business and Market Discussion
Mark Michelson, Chairman of the Asia CEO Forum at IMA Asia said his members are concerned about President Xi's 'common prosperity' plan, and how the new regulations may affect business operations.
Dickie Wong, Head of Research at Kingston Securities reports that although Macau's gaming stocks have rebounded significantly, sentiment will still remain rather negative as growth momentum has slowed down.
RTHK’s International Economics Correspondent, Barry Wood sees that Sino-US tensions are still high because of supply chain bottlenecks.
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