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The minutes of the Federal Reserve’s May meeting show policymakers debating the need for more rate hikes than currently anticipated. Fed officials discussed making multiple 50bps rate increases at the next several meetings to tackle surging inflation. They further noted that policy may have to move past the “neutral” level which is neither accommodative or restrictive to economic growth.
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Alicia Garcia Herrero, Chief Economist for Asia Pacific at Natixis suggests that India, Vietnam and Malaysia are countries to look out for that could see trade benefits from the move to outsource supply chains away from China, because of their young, growing populations.
Carlos Casanova, Senior Asia Economist at UBP expects Hong Kong's economy will be weak in the first two quarters of 2022 due to a reduction in consumption and covid-19 restrictions.
RTHK’s International Economics Correspondent, Barry Wood, predicts that the US Federal Reserve will signal monetary policy tightening at the end of the FOMC meeting, Thursday morning, HK time, but the market will like what it hears.