Economic Outlook Greater China
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A weekly snapshot of major headlines affecting the employment market in Greater China
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US Senate backs currency debate

US Senate backs currency debate | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it
The US Senate votes in favour of debating currency laws in a bid to pressure China to allow the yuan to appreciate.
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Asian tech firms face stiff challenge in mobile systems

Asian tech firms face stiff challenge in mobile systems | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it
* Chinese tech companies race to develop mobile operatingsystems * Attracting application developers seen crucial * Analysts see little impact on Android or Apple OS By Melanie Lee SHANGHAI,...
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Asia banks in move on currencies

Asia banks in move on currencies | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it
South Korea and Indonesia's central banks step into the currency markets in a bid to stabilise their currencies and stem falls.
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'No panacea' from emerging states

'No panacea' from emerging states | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it
World Bank president Robert Zoellick warns that help from cash-rich emerging nations is no solution to the eurozone's debt crisis.
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Asian shares up on five-bank move

Asian shares up on five-bank move | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it
Asian stocks climb on optimism Europe's debt crisis will ease after five central banks announce emergency liquidity measures.
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China restates Europe bond stance

China restates Europe bond stance | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it
A top Chinese official says China will extend a helping hand to debt-burdened European nations, reinforcing a stance taken by Premier Wen Jiabao.
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Italy 'in bond talks with China'

Italy 'in bond talks with China' | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it
The Italian government is reported to have been in talks with a Chinese sovereign wealth fund about buying Italian bonds.
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Adam Edwards, Managing Director - ConnectedGroup

Adam Edwards,                                     Managing Director - ConnectedGroup | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it

I am the Managing Director of ConnectedGroup encompassing Executive Search, Corporate Training and Recruitment Process Outsourcing across Greater China. Please contact me if you would like to discuss these or any other topics concerning the Greater China economy and employment markets.

 

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Feel free to connect through Linked in by clicking on the link above or email me directly at: adam.edwards@connectedgroup.com

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Chinese inflation eases in August

Chinese inflation eases in August | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it
China's rate of inflation eased in August, after hitting a three-year high in July, official figures show.
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Job: GM Operations & Commercial Finance

Job: GM Operations & Commercial Finance | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it

Hiring: GM Operations & Commercial Finance

 

Our client is a major player in the supply chain sector who will be driving major growth through both organic development and acquisition. They are seeking a commercial/business development professional with a solid financial grounding to report directly to the divisional President. The role will focus on driving cross-functional synergies and efficiencies whilst providing the financial insight to support projects and acquisitions. This is not a line management role and so requires strong influencing and communication skills to secure the necessary support and resources to drive change.

 

 

 

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Australia rebounds back to growth

Australia rebounds back to growth | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it
Australia's economy grows 1.2% in the June quarter, rebounding from a contraction during the first three months of the year.
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Office rents

Office rents | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it





Hong Kong has overtaken London to become the world’s most expensive city in which to rent office space, according to Jones Lang LaSalle, a property consultancy.
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World Bank Chief: Inflation China's Top Concern

World Bank Chief: Inflation China's Top Concern | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it
World Bank President Robert Zoellick, on a visit to China to discuss the future of the world's No. 2 economy, said inflation remains China's most pressing immediate concern and that it may have driven leaders to allow a recent acceleration in their...
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China state media takes aim at U.S. currency bill

China state media takes aim at U.S. currency bill | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it
BEIJING (Reuters) - China state media takes aim at U.S. currency bill
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China tech stocks dive on Nasdaq

China tech stocks dive on Nasdaq | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it
Chinese internet stocks dive in New York trading as the US Justice Department considers launching a fraud investigation.
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Economy enters 'dangerous phase'

Economy enters 'dangerous phase' | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it
The global economy has entered a "dangerous new phase", the IMF says, warning that the US and Europe could fall back into recession.
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China 'losing manufacturing edge'

China 'losing manufacturing edge' | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it
Indonesia and Bangladesh are benefiting as China loses its edge as the world's cheapest place to manufacture goods, a new report suggests.
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HSBC 'Must Be Sorely Tempted' To Make Hong Kong Its HQ

HSBC 'Must Be Sorely Tempted' To Make Hong Kong Its HQ | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it
The head of UK fund management group Schroders has stoked fears HSBC could shift its headquarters from London to Hong Kong to escape wide-ranging banking reforms unveiled on Monday.
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China cannot grow alone, Wen says

China cannot grow alone, Wen says | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it
Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao says country cannot grow in isolation, and opening up would benefit both it and the wider world.
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CNBC INTERVIEW WITH SOCIETE GENERALE CHAIRMAN & CEO FREDERIC OUDEA

CNBC INTERVIEW WITH SOCIETE GENERALE CHAIRMAN & CEO FREDERIC OUDEA | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it

The following is the unofficial transcript of an interview with Societe Generale Chairman & CEO Frederic Oudea on CNBC

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Job: GM- Global Sorcing - Hong Kong based

Job: GM- Global Sorcing - Hong Kong based | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it

Our client is a one of the global 100 best companies to work for! They are opening a new sourcing office in Hong Kong and inviting a high caliber global sourcing expert to lead the newly created organization.

Reporting to the head office you will deliver the sourcing strategy and planned margin gains for the business. You will be a member of Asian board of directors and your responsibilities will be wide ranging....

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Chinese imports hit record high

Chinese imports hit record high | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it
China's imports hit a record monthly high in August indicating strong domestic demand despite concerns of a global slowdown.
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Fitch warns of downgrades for China, Japan

Fitch warns of downgrades for China, Japan | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it
TAIPEI (Reuters) - Fitch Ratings warned on Thursday that it might downgrade China's credit rating within two years as the country's banks struggle with debt loads following a lending surge to help lift (RT @jennablan: Fitch warns of downgrades for...
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China renews Google site licence

China renews Google site licence | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it
The Chinese government renews internet and search firm Google's licence to keep operating its local website in the country.
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HSBC to cut 3,000 jobs in Hong Kong|HongKong Business|chinadaily.com.cn

HSBC to cut 3,000 jobs in Hong Kong|HongKong Business|chinadaily.com.cn | Economic Outlook Greater China | Scoop.it
Move over 3 yrs part of global cost-saving plan: Peter Wong (HSBC to cut 3,000 jobs in Hong Kong: Extract not available.)...
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