Tag: Hong Kong

Hong Kong protestors defy Beijing hold huge rally

Newsroom24x7 Network Hong Kong: About 100, 000 Hong Kong democracy activists staged a huge protest rally here on Sunday defying warnings from Beijing. The demonstrations continuing over the last ten weeks have brought normal life to standstill in Hong Kong. A hardline minority among the protesters has been indulging in violence and was also engaged

Continue reading

World Competitiveness Rankings: Most competitive countries jostle for top positions, India slides down 4 places

Newsroom24x7 Staff For the first time this year the report also ranks countries’ digital competitiveness Lausanne, Switzerland: While the world’s most competitive countries continue to jostle for the top positions in the 2017 IMD World Competitiveness Yearbook, China improved by seven places to rank 18th, the USA got pushed out of the top three and

Continue reading

Market volatility in December 2014 could leave its impact on 2015

Hong Kong, Jan. 12: Market volatility in December 2014, according to Fitch ratings, could be a foretaste of what is to come in 2015 as the US Federal Reserve moves towards raising interest rates while other major central banks may ease policy further. It was striking that the Emerging Asian markets should have been caught

Continue reading