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Labour market

How Hong Kong's new expat visas stack up against Singapore's

The moves seek to stem a brain drain following Hong Kong’s slow reopening of its international borders.
Hong Kong trading tax deals rare blow to city’s financiers - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Global review

Hong Kong trading tax deals rare blow to city's financiers

Hong Kong is raising taxes on stock trading for the first time since 1993.
Hong Kong and Singapore are not destined for rivalry - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Broker's Calls

Hong Kong and Singapore are not destined for rivalry

Hong Kong is doubling-down on its status as a gateway to China, while Singapore will look to Southeast Asia and the globe.

Global Markets

Hong Kong hit by Typhoon Higos, threatening to cancel morning trading in local stock market

Under exchange rules, the morning trading session will be cancelled if signal No. 8 or above is still hoisted at 9 a.m. Hong Kong time. If the signal isn’t lowered before noon, the entire day’s trading will be abandoned.

Hong Kong national security law

Hong Kong stocks trading cheaper by the day on negative news flow

The Hang Seng Index fell 0.6% on Monday to close at a six-week low. Top of investor concerns is deciphering the impact on the city’s listed firms from a host of measures taken in the Chinese and U.S. capitols.

Singapore economy

More stimulus may not work against global risks, warns Minister Chan

“The greatest uncertainty and the downside risks at this point in time is the global external demand, and I don’t think fiscal measures alone will be the most appropriate for this kind of challenge.” - Trade and Industry Minister Chan Chun Sing

Global Economy

Traditional companies in Hong Kong and Singapore set to benefit from global 'new business cycle', says Citi

More traditional companies in Hong Kong and Singapore are set to benefit from a “new business cycle” globally as their economies recover from the pandemic, according to Citigroup Inc.’s private-banking arm.