1 Feb 2013
Full steam ahead as PMI hits
China manufacturing industry recorded strong growth, according to the HSBC Purchasing Managers’ Index, which hit a two-year high in January 2013 at 52.3.
31 Jan 2013
Qianhai taking RMB to the next level
HSBC Hong Kong CEO Anita Fung says, the Qianhai experiment will boost the renminbi (RMB) loan business and cross-border RMB liquidity.
25 Jan 2013
Week in China: Air of inferiority
Anti-pollution regulations announced by the Department of Legal Affairs fail to muster much enthusiasm among China’s netizens.
24 Jan 2013
Chinese pace quickens, Flash PMI shows
Manufacturing growth in China is picking up speed, according to HSBC’s Flash Purchasing Managers’ Index ™ for January 2013.
18 Jan 2013
Cracking the shale conundrum
Shale oil production sets off far-reaching changes in global trade patterns says Matthew Wallace, HSBC’s Global Head of Resources and Energy Group
18 Jan 2013
Transforming lives in Ghana
HSBC water programme, safe water, wateraid, clean water in Ghana, sanitation, corporate sustainability.
16 Jan 2013
Businesses in Brazil are starting to have interest in the development of the renminbi as a trade currency and the opportunities this may bring.
15 Jan 2013
Advantage Asia in global recovery
Asian businesses can make the most of the opportunities of a global recovery, says Noel Quinn, HSBC Regional Head of Commercial Banking, Asia-Pacific.
11 Jan 2013
Week in China: University challenge
Despite a pick-up in the economy, Chinese university graduates are finding it tough to get jobs in the country.
10 Jan 2013
Emerging markets offset slowdown
The HSBC Emerging Markets Index rose from 52.2 in 3Q to 52.9 in the last quarter of 2012.