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Healthcare Spending To Rise 13%

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Expenditure on public healthcare services will be increased to $71.2 billion in 2018-19, a rise of 13.3%.   Deliverin... Read more

$558b In Expenditure Forecast

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Government expenditure for 2018-19 is expected to reach $557.9 billion.   Financial Secretary Paul Chan made the pred... Read more

Gov't To Diversify Economy

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The Government will diversify Hong Kong's economy to create wealth and provide more development opportunities.   Deli... Read more

Funds Boosted For Disadvantaged

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Financial Secretary Paul Chan has emphasised the importance of building a caring and sharing society, saying he was sa... Read more

Rate Hikes Will Keep US Economy Strong: Powell

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The US economic outlook is strong and continued gradual increases in the key interest rate will help keep it on track, F... Read more

Comcast Launches 22bn-pound Bid For Sky TV

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Comcast, the owner of NBC and Universal Pictures, has launched a bid for British pay TV broadcaster Sky that threatens t... Read more

Hong Kong, Mainland Stock Markets End In Red

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Hong Kong stocks sank on Tuesday after a recent rally as profit-taking offset a strong lead from Wall Street, with atten... Read more

StanChart Returns To Profit, To Resume Dividends

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Standard Chartered Bank has returned to the black and decided to resume dividend payments following a two-year restructu... Read more

Saudi Banking's First Lady

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  In an exclusive interview, Banker Middle East speaks to Rania Nashar, Chief Executive of Samba Financial Group and th... Read more

HK Stocks Edge Up As Asian Markets Extend Gain

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Hong Kong stocks ended the morning session higher on Tuesday, extending a rally after another strong lead from Wall Stre... Read more

Dow And S&P 500 Rise To Highest Level This Month

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Wall Street finished sharply higher on Monday for the second day in a row as stocks continued to move back toward Januar... Read more

Hong Kong, Mainland Markets Extend Gains

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Hong Kong stocks closed higher on Monday, extending last week's gains and joining rallies across Asian markets as fears ... Read more

CLP Posts 12 Percent Rise In Annual Profits

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CLP has posted a 12 percent rise in annual profit for last year to more than HK$14.2 billion, driven by sharp rises in I... Read more

Hong Kong, Mainland Markets Join Asian Rally

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Hong Kong traders went into the break on a positive note Monday, with stocks joining a broad rally across Asia and exten... Read more

Tax Cuts Boost Buffett - But He Doesn't Want It

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Berkshire Hathaway, the holding company of US billionaire Warren Buffett, saw a stunning US$29 billion rise in profit, b... Read more