Developed Markets- Highlight
20 Nov 2017
Uncertainty abounds over the implications of Brexit on trade and investment, leading different businesses to react differently in their preparation for the UK’s scheduled March 2019 departure. Pending concrete results from the ongoing UK-EU negotiations, Hong Kong companies are advised to thoroughly review the extent to which Brexit is going to impact on their overall business interests across the EU and take appropriate precautionary measures.
U.S. Seeks to Strengthen Economic Relations with Asia as TPP Parties Agree on Core Elements of New Deal
During his nearly two-week trip to Asia President Trump discussed bi-lateral trade relations with the leaders of mainland China, Vietnam, the Philippines and other U.S. trade partners but came away with no specific deliverables.
Even the presence of Godzilla couldn't spoil the unusually collaborative mood at this year's Tokyo International Film Festival, with Chinese and Japanese filmmakers apparently set to embark on an unprecedented co-production spree.