Hong Kong’s economic system expanded by 3.9% year-on-12 months in actual terms in the first three quarters of 2017, after rising by 2% in 2016. At present, all merchandise of Hong Kong origin, except for just a few prohibited articles, can be imported into the mainland tariff free below CEPA. Saudi Arabia’s Arab Spring, eventually 24 Nov, 2017 06:00 PM ISTIf this virus of an anti-pluralistic, misogynistic Islam that got here out of Saudi Arabia in 1979 may be reversed, it might drive moderation throughout the Muslim world.
GoAir offers heavy discounts on choose routes 24 Nov, 2017 06:21 PM ISTThe presents, for which bookings have commenced from at present, is just for a limited period and on the primary-come- first served basis, the airline stated in a statement at present. Chinese procuring company AuMake has rejected solutions that tariff cuts on client items will undercut the market for Australian-based Chinese buyers.
Hong Kong is a favourite place on this planet to do enterprise and host main conferences. Hong Kong’s commerce performance is partially affected by outward processing activities in Guangdong the place the majority of Hong Kong companies have prolonged their manufacturing base. In July 2017, the mutual bond market access between Hong Kong and the Chinese language mainland (Bond Connect) was launched to promote the event of the bond markets within the two places.
The state authorities has announced a progressive merger of its two land development companies, LandCorp and the Metropolitan Redevelopment Authority, with the property industry calling for the new agency to retain the planning approvals powers held by the MRA. Hong Kong’s merchandise exports increased by 8.5% 12 months-on-yr in January-September 2017, after a marginal decrease of zero.5% in 2016.
The Nationwide Financial and Growth Authority stated struggle-torn Marawi Metropolis would be restored as the next education hub within the South in step with the administration’s National Spatial Technique. For the primary three quarters of 2017 taken together, the Hong Kong financial system grew by 3.9% year-on-12 months in real phrases, from 2% for 2016.