While the nation’s attention is currently fixed on the work of our carers and hospital workers, little thought is paid to those that are self-employed and still need to submit their tax returns.
The risk related to the exposure of Hong Kong banks to mainland China is controllable, the chief executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority has said.
China's export volume was stronger than expected in July due to recovering external demand, with the monthly trade surplus hitting an all-time high, according to new customs data published on 8 August.
Media reports on the deepening of mixed-ownership reform for certain State-owned banks have intensified recently, but analysts said the results of the reform remain to be seen and its pace will be slower than expected.
The speed at which Asia is creating wealth is increasing the demand for the creation of wealth management solutions and the digital revolution will change the way Asians manage their wealth, said Singapore bankers.
The IASB staff have published a document that provides an update on the most important tentative decisions reached on the Leases project during the first half of 2014. The document also explains the IASB’s reasons for reaching those decisions and the remaining work to be done in completing the project.