Economy

11 Apr 18
It enables Mainland cargoes shipped through Hong Kong eligible for preferential tariffs.
10 Apr 18
Merchandise trade accounted for 157.4% of 2017 GDP.
3 Apr 18
The trading and logistics industry, which employs over 700,00 people, remains highly vulnerable.
29 Mar 18
It aims to subside the technological solutions of local, non-listed enterprises.
28 Mar 18
Trade outflows to Malaysia and Philippines buoyed monthly figures.
26 Mar 18
Almost half (48%) admitted that technological investment boosted company profits.
26 Mar 18
The two economies will encourage the development of businesses with technology focus.
21 Mar 18
This is equivalent to 3.98m unemployed persons.
21 Mar 18
The price of basic utilities rose for the second consecutive month.
21 Mar 18
It aims to avoid double taxation on trade activities.
14 Mar 18
Business costs are more expensive in the Asian financial centre than the lion city.
8 Mar 18
There are 5,140 individuals in Hong Kong and China worth over US$50m.
8 Mar 18
It fears that a hefty tariff might prompt a trade war later on.
8 Mar 18
The dominance of the large, listed companies so long at the heart of Hong Kong’s economic and business culture is under threat, challenged...
7 Mar 18
Inward load from Mainland China, Malaysia and Singapore boosted year-end figures.
7 Mar 18
The recent budgets delivered in Singapore and Hong Kong show differing paths to deal with an ageing society.
6 Mar 18
The former fishing village surpassed Hong Kong after its GDP hit $2.72t in 2017.
5 Mar 18
Ma Huateng believes it will enhance trade in the region.
28 Feb 18
Significant trade increases were registered in Taiwan, the Mainland and Vietnam.
26 Feb 18
How do we make sure we have an education system that is welcoming for all?
26 Feb 18
PwC estimates fiscal surplus to hit $168b – ten times than the original government estimate.
23 Feb 18
The price of utilities like electricity, gas and water spiked significantly by 10.2%.
21 Feb 18
Slowing trade and high labour costs is dragging Hong Kong’s competitiveness.
20 Feb 18
Senior citizens are expected to account for 26.4% of the population by 2036.
16 Feb 18
Higher fuel costs are likely to drive inflation up.
14 Feb 18
This was highly driven by private sector demands.
14 Feb 18
The expansion was the slowest in seven years.
14 Feb 18
Total year-end export volume to India ballooned to 69%.
9 Feb 18
Only a massive and sudden capital outflow can break the currency board’s strength.
9 Feb 18
Global domestic demand is likely to boost growth.
9 Feb 18
This is mainly due to higher food prices.
8 Feb 18
This was due to the different timing of the Lunar New Year.
7 Feb 18
This will likely result in limited purchasing power for Hong Kong consumers.
5 Feb 18
But BoJ’s weak policy outlook poses a threat.
5 Feb 18
This was driven by the information and communication industry.
2 Feb 18
It has occupied the top spot for the 24th consecutive year.
2 Feb 18
This is due to low investments.
1 Feb 18
But rising domestic consumption and infrastructure projects may still boost its growth.
1 Feb 18
Japanese population aged 65 and older will rise to 30% by 2030.
1 Feb 18
This is due to a slow down in gaming revenue growth.