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20 September 2013

Shanghai to top Hong Kong

The establishment of a free trade zone in Shanghai, the first of its kind on the mainland, will transform the city's status as a global financial hub through the increase in the trade of goods and currencies and Foreign Direct Investment – empowering the city to challenge Hong Kong as China's premier financial hub.

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22 February 2012

Book excerpt: Through the Eyes of Tiger Cubs: Views of Asia’s Next Generation

Mark L. Clifford and Janet Pau argue that while East Asia has recorded high economic growth and pulled many people out of poverty, inequality has widened. To create a more equitable society, countries are now looking at introducing minimum wages or tax reform.