Tuesday, December 1, 2015   

HK posts HK$33b fiscal deficit
11-30 19:28
Hong Kong reported a fiscal surplus of HK$34.9 billion for October and a cumulative year-to-date deficit of HK$33 billion for the financial year 2015-2016. ...
HK yuan pool shrinks in October
11-30 19:23
Hong Kong’s yuan deposits fell by 4.6 percent to 854.3 billion yuan in October from the previous month, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority announced today. ...
China stocks rebound at close
11-30 15:49
China's stocks closed higher today. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index gained by 0.26 percent to close at 3,445.41 points. The smaller Shenzhen ind...
Yuan weakens
11-30 14:06
The central parity rate of the yuan, weakened by 47 basis points to 6.3962 against the US dollar today, according to the China Foreign Exchange Trading Syst...
China proposes electricity futures and derivatives market
11-30 14:01
China announced electricity sector reforms covering everything from pricing to setting up a national electricity futures market. The new pricing system, which ...
China public floats resume
11-30 13:59
China resumed initial public offerings today and an industrial explosives maker became the first to offer shares to investors following a four-month freeze. Th...
China, HK stock sell-off continues
11-30 12:56
Chinese stocks dropped at the mid day break following heavy volatility today. The Shanghai Composite Index fell by 1.77 percent, or 60.91 points, at 3,375.3...
Uptick in Japanese factory output
11-30 12:29
Japanese industrial output gained by 1.4 percent in October from the month before, below forecasts and a decrease from the year before. Government data also ...
Greek pensioners vow to defy proposed cuts
11-27 16:52
More than 2,000 pensioners chanting “We can't live on 300 euros'' marched through central Athens yesterday to protest plans by the country's left-wing governmen...
Skin care drug prices rocketed by 401pc since 2009, US study finds
11-27 16:48
The cost of prescription skin treatments has skyrocketed since 2009, as the burden of escalating drug prices increasingly weighs on family budgets. Retail pric...
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