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South Korea has become the latest country to raise interest rates to tackle inflation. In a move that was widely expected, the Bank of Korea on Thursday raised its policy rate for the second time in three months, by 25bps to 1%.
26/11/2021 - 8:08am Business and Market Discussion
Nate Taplin, Asia Editor, at the Wall Street Journal’s Heard on the Street thinks that the Hong Kong stock market is not affected by the SAR’s closed borders, but rather by the regulatory crackdown and reforms in mainland China.
Carlos Casanova, Senior Asia Economist at UBP notes that South Korea is one of the first economies to break out of the Covid19 slump, but he worries about surging home prices and inflation.
26/11/2021 - 8:24am View from India
The China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission said yesterday that the Evergrande crisis will not hurt the credit of Chinese companies, citing China’s stable growth. But, it added, China will not stimulate the property market to shore up short-term economic growth.
22/10/2021 - 8:09am Business and Market Discussion
David Roche, President and Global Strategist at Independent Strategy, commenting on Beijing’s internet watchdog banning articles by Caixin from being republished by online news services, says that mainland China wants to control the narrative in its media, news and data, as part of its 'common prosperity' reforms.
Mark Michelson, Chairman of the Asia CEO Forum at IMA Asia reports that his members are seeing supply chain disruptions in the SAR ahead of the upcoming Christmas season.
22/10/2021 - 8:25am View from India