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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.
China’s economic chief Liu He held a virtual meeting with US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Wednesday morning, according to Xinhua. The news agency said they had “candid” exchanges on issues of concern including the macro-economic situation, as well as bilateral and multilateral cooperation. The US Treasury Department said that Ms. Yellen had discussed US plans to “support a continued strong economic recovery and the importance of cooperation on areas that are in US interests”.
03/06/2021 - 8:08am Business and Market Discussion
Personal Wealth Adviser Enzio Von Pfeil thinks that the labour shortage in the US economy is a temporary phenomenon.
Samuel Faveur, Chief Executive Officer at Mandarin Capital suggests that the Hong Kong government needs to work on regaining the trust of the public in order to boost vaccination rates in the SAR.
03/06/2021 - 8:23am Asian Frontier Markets