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ASIA REGULATORY ROUND UP – MALAYSIA ISSUES NEW GUIDANCE TO BOOST SUSTAINABLE INVESTMENT

…unsustainable speculation. http://www.mas.gov.sg/News-and-Publications/Media-Releases/2017/MAS-cautions-against-investments-in-cryptocurrencies.aspx *The Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has also released a similar warning regarding crypto-currency investments – see http://www.sfc.hk/edistributionWeb/gateway/EN/circular/doc?refNo=17EC79 *Meanwhile, the SFC is consulting over proposals…

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INTERNATIONAL TECHNICAL ROUND UP – EU RELEASES TAX EVASION BLACK LIST

…Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong and Britain. https://www.charteredaccountantsanz.com/news-and-analysis/news/directors-guide-for-financial-reporting *The Australian Accounting Standards Board (AASB) has released a discussion paper proposing that public sector risk-reducing measures, similar to insurance contracts, should be…

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EU COUNCIL ADOPTS CONTROVERSIAL MONEY LAUNDERING AND TAX FRAUD BLACKLIST

…statement, going on to cite the Benelux countries, Ireland, Malta, Cyprus, Switzerland, the British Channel Islands, the US state of Delaware, Singapore or Hong Kong as worth of the EU’s…

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CHINA’S GOVERNMENT FLEXES ITS MONEY TO FIGHT MONEY LAUNDERING FINANCE STILL FLOWS OVERSEAS

…Fixed income funds with assets under management in Hong Kong have soared from Hong Kong dollars HKD10 billion (USD1.28 billion) to HKD50 billion (USD6.4 billion) in the past two years…

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VIETNAM’S FREE TRADE AGREEMENTS SPUR HEALTHY TEXTILE INDUSTRY

…textile sector. Trade with Vietnam’s biggest trading partner, China, will benefit from a new tariff concession system which sees goods shipped via Hong Kong finally being recognised by the ASEAN…

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HK INSTITUTE LAUNCHES NEW PROGRAMME TO MENTOR YOUNG HR HOPEFULS

The programme called ‘”From School To Work” Buddy Programme’, initiated by the Hong Kong Institute of Human Resource Management (HKIHRM), is set to be rolled out in January 2018 –…

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CHALLENGES OUTLINED FOR HR TEAMS TO HELP TACKLE WEAK PENSION SCHEMES ACROSS ASIA

…Dr Knox said. While Hong Kong and Thailand were not included in the report, Dr Knox said Thailand’s pension system was not as developed. Hong Kong’s system, which relies on…

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NEW FIGURES SHOW HK EMPLOYERS HAVE BETTER CHANCE OF RECRUITING STAFF WITH RIGHT SKILLS

EMPLOYERS in Hong Kong should find it easier to recruit staff with the right skills according to the latest labour participation rates for the city, which indicates there is an…

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RETURN TO WORK PROGRAMMES HAVING MIXED RESULTS IN SOLVING ASIA’S TALENT CRUNCH

…from September this year to the end of November at its Hong Kong offices. Getting staff back to work through these schemes is an urgent priority for Hong Kong where…

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FRENCH CONSUMERS LOOK FOR COMBINATION OF LOCAL TRADITION AND ASIAN ZIP IN THEIR PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS

…after the active apple ingredient in many of its products), which was conceived by founder Aline Foulet when she worked for L’Oréal in Hong Kong. Now proudly boasting its ‘made…

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