Budget discipline is seen to be too conservative by putting unnecessary constraints on government expenditure.
Hong Kong’s New Year stock rally isn’t a fantasy.
Western politicians often talk of shared values when seeking to convey the foundations for their partnerships. When they meet Chinese leaders, such an expression is rarely used.
During his visit to Switzerland from Sunday to Wednesday, President Xi Jinping will attend the World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos and deliver a speech at the United Nations main office in Geneva.
By curious coincidence the World Economic Forum, which upholds the international benefitsof globalization, is taking place at the same time as the presidential inauguration of DonaldTrump, who promotes the domestic benefits of anti-globalization.
This week, policymakers, business leaders and top academics are gathering for the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
Allowing Leung and Yau to act as legislators, actually, would be the most serious threat to the “public interest”.
Hilton Cheong-Leen hopes the ‘pan-democrats’ will stop their obstructionist tactics and make the legislature a more effective institution through closer cooperation with the government.
As a first step, the next administration should make a one-off payment for those severance and long-service payments accumulated before December 2000 but already offset by employers under the MPF offsetting mechanism.
Lenovo -- one of the worst performing stocks on the Hong Kong bourse -- is now being talked about by stock analysts as possibly one of the best bargains.