13 Jul 2012
Week in China: Money from thin air
With China Mobile and UnionPay joining forces to develop mobile payment services, Chinese consumers can soon use mobile phones to make payments.
11 Jul 2012
Growth slowing in emerging markets
The second quarter figures of the HSBC Emerging Markets Index (EMI) are a reflection of the ongoing uncertainty in the eurozone.
6 Jul 2012
Week in China: Not putting a foot wrong
Belle, the producer and retailer of the most popular shoe brands in China, builds up its online presence.
2 Jul 2012
June PMIs show China slowdown continues, India pushes on
HSBC Purchasing Managers' Index for June shows that China's economic slowdown is continuing while India posts steady growth.
29 Jun 2012
Week in China: Best friends forever
Brazil and China hope that consumer demand in each other's markets will take up some of the slack caused by the weak outlook in the USA and the eurozone.
26 Jun 2012
Emerging market consumers drive shift in trade patterns
HSBC Commercial Banking’s Global Connections report confirms the rebalancing of global trade and predicts rapid import growth in emerging markets.
22 Jun 2012
Week in China: If you can't stand the heat ...
CEO Dong Mingzhu is credited with growing Zhuhai firm Gree into an air-conditioner manufacturing giant in just two decades.
18 Jun 2012
China’s manufacturing sector feels the pinch as global demand slows
HSBC Purchasing Managers’ Index for May 2012 shows Chinese manufacturing slowing down due to weak demand from the West.
10 Jun 2012
HSBC invests $100m in water projects to improve lives and boost economic development
The HSBC Water Programme is a five-year environmental programme launched in partnership with the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), WaterAid and Earthwatch.
31 May 2012
Asia's lessons for the eurozone
The West can learn from Asia's experiences, particularly from the 1997 Asian crisis, according to HSBC Group Chief Executive Stuart Gulliver.