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Apple Daily has published the last edition of the paper today, three days earlier than expected. The online edition stopped updating last night. The paper said management made the decision after taking into consideration the safety of its staff and manpower concerns. The announcement came after police said they had arrested an editorial writer at the daily who goes by the pseudonym ‘Li Ping’, in connection with an on-going national security probe linked to the newspaper.
24/06/2021 - 8:10am Business and Market Discussion
Personal Wealth Adviser Enzio Von Pfeil thinks that cost-push inflation will be persistent in the US economy with data showing that consumer prices are currently being driven by used car sales and groceries.
Carlos Casanova, Senior Asia Economist at UBP thinks that the SAR still offers advantages in being Asia's financial hub despite the recent uncertainties over the National Security Law.
24/06/2021 - 8:24am View from Taiwan
Retail sales growth in China slowed in April and missed economists’ forecasts. Sales increased 17.7% from a year earlier, according to the National Bureau of Statistics, versus the expected 25% growth and the 34.2% growth in March. Industrial production on the mainland increased 9.8% in April from a year earlier versus expected 10% growth and 14.1% growth in March.
18/05/2021 - 8:10am Business and Market Discussion
Le Xia, Asia Chief Economist at BBVA Research thinks that it will take time for the mainland economy to achieve balance and for consumption to have a bigger share of the economy.
David Roche, President and Global Strategist at Independent Strategy suggests that vaccines hold the key to recovery in international trade and travel.
18/05/2021 - 8:24am View from South Korea