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Hong Kong hikes rates by 75bps

On Thursday the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) increased its benchmark interest rate by 75 basis points (bps)

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Hong Kong unveils CBDC project

Hong Kong’s financial authorities have revealed a prototype of a central bank digital currency (CBDC) known as Project Aurum.

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Hong Kong’s gender pay gap widens

The gender pay gap among those holding top jobs in Hong Kong has widened over the past five years, according to official data.

Markets

Hong Kong hikes rates by 75bps

On Thursday the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) increased its benchmark interest rate by 75 basis points (bps)

Markets

Hong Kong unveils CBDC project

Hong Kong’s financial authorities have revealed a prototype of a central bank digital currency (CBDC) known as Project Aurum.

Markets

Hong Kong’s gender pay gap widens

The gender pay gap among those holding top jobs in Hong Kong has widened over the past five years, according to official data.

Markets

Prime rate rise forecast in Hong Kong

Banks in Hong Kong are due to increase prime rates for the first time in four years following the Federal Reserve’s aggressive policy tightening stance.

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Hong Kong rules out tax increases

The Hong Kong government is not planning to increase taxes despite a rise in pandemic-related public spending.

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Fourfold rise for Hong Kong’s key rate

The Hong Kong central bank has increased the one-month Hong Kong Interbank Offered Rate (Hibor) to 0.88% from last month’s figure of 0.19%.

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HK in 5th place of world’s most competitive economies

Hong Kong has moved up two places this year to fifth in a global ranking of the most competitive countries in the world, thanks to its improved performance during the pandemic.

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Economy “recovering strongly” into Q2

The private sector in Hong Kong grew at the quickest pace in over a decade last month as the city continues its recovery from its Covid economic slump.

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HK is “fertile ground” for AI and big data firms

Hong Kong is recognised as a top regional hub for tech that will continue to grow exponentially.

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Tourism Board unveils post-pandemic recovery plan

The Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) has unveiled its revival plan for the industry within its Tourism Update 2022 event.

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Unemployment rate rises in Hong Kong in Q1

Hong Kong’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate increased to 5% in Q1 this year, up 0.5 percentage points compared to Q4.

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Hong Kong hikes rates by 75bps

On Thursday the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) increased its benchmark interest rate by 75 basis points (bps)

Markets

Hong Kong unveils CBDC project

Hong Kong’s financial authorities have revealed a prototype of a central bank digital currency (CBDC) known as Project Aurum.

Markets

Hong Kong’s gender pay gap widens

The gender pay gap among those holding top jobs in Hong Kong has widened over the past five years, according to official data.

Markets

Prime rate rise forecast in Hong Kong

Banks in Hong Kong are due to increase prime rates for the first time in four years following the Federal Reserve’s aggressive policy tightening stance.

Markets

Hong Kong rules out tax increases

The Hong Kong government is not planning to increase taxes despite a rise in pandemic-related public spending.

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