Economy

18 Oct 18
The SAR needs to work on its innovation capabilities.
10 Oct 18
Loan growth in August went up to 5.4%, the highest it reached in 2018.
9 Oct 18
It could help boost GDP growth amidst the escalating trade tensions.
4 Oct 18
It will collaborate with the World Meteorological Organisation.
4 Oct 18
New business to China dropped sharply.
28 Sep 18
This extends a 10% growth recorded in July.
27 Sep 18
The SAR ranked top in international trade freedom and regulation.
25 Sep 18
Bangkok topped the list with 20.05 million international tourists in 2017.
21 Sep 18
The increase in food prices hit 4.5%.
20 Sep 18
Premium discount on Small Business Policy holders will be hiked from 20% to 30%.
19 Sep 18
The economy is poised to grind to a halt at 3% in 2019 from 4.7% in Q1.
14 Sep 18
Household debt accounts for nearly half of the SAR’s GDP.
14 Sep 18
The SAR is set to pounce on London who’s been losing luster due to Brexit.
11 Sep 18
The country seems to be left untouched by the trade war woes.
11 Sep 18
They booked double-digit growth at 16.5% and 12.4% respectively.
10 Sep 18
Some Taiwanese firms with China operations have transferred their manufacturing hubs to Southeast Asia.
10 Sep 18
Business spending grew 3.1%.
7 Sep 18
There are around 10,010 people in the SAR with a net worth of over $30m in 2017.
6 Sep 18
Business confidence plunged to a near two-year low.
30 Aug 18
But it could recover amidst the government's policy easing.
30 Aug 18
The region is home to four of the world's fastest-growing economies, including Singapore.
28 Aug 18
This comes from a mere 3.3% export growth in June.
27 Aug 18
The deals aim to spur cooperation in legal, cultural, tech, education and finance.
22 Aug 18
Food prices rose at a faster pace at 4.8%.
20 Aug 18
Two-way trade between the pair is around $93.44b.
20 Aug 18
This translates to around 114,700 unemployed Hong Kongers.
17 Aug 18
Cardholders will enjoy same access to public services as Mainland counterparts.
17 Aug 18
US cherries sold in the SAR in August were around 10% cheaper than last summer.
15 Aug 18
Homegrown firms have trouble accessing new markets which could open the doors for talent and suppliers.
15 Aug 18
Birth numbers (55,000) outweighed mortality rates (47,300).
14 Aug 18
The SAR is at 35th place whilst the Lion City is at 37th.
13 Aug 18
Around $136b of total exports stand at risk.
10 Aug 18
The fall comes from a 12.9% expansion in May.
3 Aug 18
Business sentiment plunged to a near two-year low.
27 Jul 18
This comes from 12.9% expansion in May.
26 Jul 18
SME sentiment tracker remained at 49.7.
24 Jul 18
Food prices rose steeply by 5.2%.
20 Jul 18
Trade to the Mainland and Japan registered double-digit growth.
18 Jul 18
Rising disposable income could spur spending on skin-care, make-up, and accessories.
17 Jul 18
Inflation levels for purchase costs hit a six year high.