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China Takes Top Spot in Multinationals’ Global Investment Plans

28 Feb
Guangzhou China Investment

Guangzhou, followed by Shenzhen Rated Most Favored Investment Destination in China GUANGZHOU, China, March 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The American Chamber of Commerce in South China (“AmCham South China“) today released its 2018 White Paper on the Business Environment in China and 2018 Special Report on the State of Business in South China. The 533-page 2018 White Paper, now in its tenth year, presents a highly researched, […]

KPMG Issues Wide-Ranging, Digital Resource Outlining Practical Implications Of U.S. Tax Reform

12 Feb
Tax Reform

NEW YORK, Feb. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — When President Trump signed into law H.R.1 in December 2017, it marked the culmination of a lengthy process in pursuit of business tax reform that encompassed more than 20 years. Recognizing that the implementation of the new law could present challenges for corporate taxpayers, KPMG’s Washington National Tax practice today released a digital […]

Davos: Chinese proposal for the common good

26 Jan
Davos World Economic Forum

BEIJING, Jan. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — A news report by on Chinese proposal for meeting global challenges and creating a better world: The annual World Economic Forum (WEF) has opened in Davos, Switzerland. Government leaders, politicians, entrepreneurs, economists and scholars are meeting together at the world’s highest-level economic forum to explore the key theme of “Creating a […]

Bloomberg Tax Issues Report Highlighting Impact Of Sweeping Tax Reform On Key Industries

06 Jan
Tax Reform

ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Bloomberg Tax today issued Industry-Specific Impact of Tax Reform, a special report that helps tax professionals understand how the recently enacted changes to the tax code may offer opportunities, increase compliance challenges and add complexity for businesses. Major industries highlighted include banking, health insurance, hospitality, manufacturing, financial planning, private equity, real estate, retail […]

China International Import Expo To Debut In Shanghai, Helping Boost World Trade

05 Jan
China International Import Expo To Debut In Shanghai, Helping Boost World Trade (PRNewsfoto/China International Import Expo)

SHANGHAI, Jan. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — In a significant move to further support the growth of global trade, China International Import Expo (CIIE) will launch its first exhibition at National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai) from 5 to 10, November 2018. With an exhibition area covering over 59 acres (240,000 square meters), CIIE signals the Chinese government’s latest […]

U.S. Tax Legislation Update

28 Nov
Tax Legislation - Details of Lantern in front of the Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building

By now most of you know that pending tax reform legislation is underway. On November 16th, the House of Representatives’ passed its version – HR 1: The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Also on November 16, the Senate Finance Committee approved its amendments. Next week we should see the full Senate’s vote. As promised during […]

FSDC holds forum to explore monetary and financial issues of Hong Kong

14 Nov
FSDC holds forum to explore monetary and financial issues of Hong Kong

Today’s forum, the 23rd event under the FSDC Practitioner Speakers Series, featured Non-Official Member of the Executive Council, Distinguished Research Fellow of the Lau Chor Tak Institute of Global Economics and Finance at the Chinese University of Hong Kong and Executive Vice President of the China Society for Finance and Banking Mr Joseph Yam. Mr […]

China-Latin America and the Caribbean International Exposition

11 Nov
The China-Latin America and the Caribbean International Exposition (CLAC Expo) opened at Zhuhai International Convention & Exhibition Center

Creating a new platform for international cooperation and adding to the momentum for co-development ZHUHAI, China, Nov. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The China–Latin America and the Caribbean International Exposition (CLAC Expo) opened at Zhuhai International Convention & Exhibition Center on the morning of November 9, with 523 companies and organizations from 24 Latin American countries as well as 33 countries from […]

Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Summit in Hong Kong

01 Nov
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

Hong Kong (HKSAR) – Following is the speech by the Financial Secretary, Mr Paul Chan, at the Financial Times-AIIB Summit today (November 1): President Jin (President of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), Mr Jin Liqun), Ms Mackay (Managing Director of Asia Pacific and Global Publisher of FT Live at the Financial Times, Ms Angela Mackay), […]

2017 CGAP Photo Contest Seeks Entries on Financial Inclusion, Microfinance, Digital Finance

24 Jul
Digital Finance

WASHINGTON, D.C., July 25, 2017: Help capture and share the impact of financial inclusion around the world by submitting photos to the 2017 CGAP Photo Contest, now open for entries. Financial services play an important role in helping reduce extreme poverty and increase prosperity, yet two billion people remain financially excluded. They lack access to […]

The 10 U.S. Cities Where The Cost Of Living Is Rising Fastest

19 Jun
US-Cities on the Eastern Seaboard at Night from the ISS

LOS ANGELES, June 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — American household debt totalled a record $12.73 trillion as of March 2017, so cost of living concerns are more pertinent than ever. Personal finance news and features website GOBankingRates conducted a study to identify which cities across America have seen the largest increase in cost of living expenses from […]

China’s FinTech will lead global development

10 Jun
China's FinTech will lead global development

HONG KONG, June 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — On 2nd June, world-renowned financial magazine, The Economist, hosted a summit titled “Finance Disrupted: Asia“ in Hong Kong. In addition to Morgan Stanley’s Managing Director, Crawford Jamieson, President of UBS Asia Pacific, Kathryn Shih, Executive Vice President of ANZ Group, Farhan Faruqui, and other international leading experts, a […]