Hong Kong District Court Has Exclusive Jurisdiction Over Stamp Duty Appeals | Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Brief facts The appellants appealed to the district court against the imposition of stamp duty by the stamp revenue collector (the “”Collector“) in accordance with Article 14 of the ESO. The applicants then asked the court of first instance, the collector remaining neutral, to transfer the appeal of the stamp …

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IMF Warns of Turbulence When US Interest Rates Rise; unemployment drop in the euro zone – business live | Business

The US Federal Reserve could cause market turmoil if it tightens monetary policy this year Photo: Joshua Roberts / Reuters Hello and welcome to our continued coverage of the global economy, financial markets, euro area and business. Turbulence could approach as the US central bank prepares to cancel its massive …

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10 oil and gas stocks to buy according to Phill Gross’s Adage Capital

In this article, we discuss the 10 oil and gas stocks to buy according to Phill Gross’s Adage Capital. If you want to skip our detailed analysis of the history, investment philosophy and performance of Gross hedge funds, go straight to the page 5 oil and gas stocks to buy …

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Pay off foreign debt or finance essential imports – Groundviews

Photo courtesy of South China Morning Post The country’s available foreign reserves can be used either to repay foreign creditors or to finance imports of essential goods and services required by its citizens. This is the dilemma Sri Lanka faces today. Redeeming the full value of the bond using the …

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Liquidation of foreign investors hits record high in 2021

As in the previous three years, foreign portfolio investors also continued to sell on the Dhaka Stock Exchange in 2021. Net sales by foreign investors hit an all-time high of Tk 2,648 crore in 2021, following the same level of Tk 2,606 crore in 2020, according to DSE data. The …

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CFSEA secures new partnership with Cypress County Community Fund formation

On December 9, the Community Foundation of Southeastern Alberta (CFSEA) announced the creation of the Cypress County Community Fund. This fund represents the full representation of Southeastern Alberta for CFSEA, as the Cypess County Community Fund joins the Prairie Crocus Community Fund in Special Zones and the MD of Acadia, …

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FGN budget – an expansionist position in 2022

The FGN’s 2022 budget titled Economic Growth and Sustainability was signed by President Buhari on December 31, ’21. Overall spending is estimated at N17.1 billion, which is 18% more than the aggregate FGN expenditure in 2021 of N14.6 billion. The total amount allocated for capital spending in the 2022 budget …

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House prices set to slow sharply as inflation hits

gHello. It won’t come as a surprise, but the latest Halifax homes show another record month in December, with prices rising 1.1 pc to a new record high of £ 276,091. It crowns a remarkable year for the market, which has challenged the gloomy mood of the broader economy to …

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Stock markets and Omicron: why investors don’t need to panic yet

At a time when the third wave of Covid-19 has spread rapidly and several states have imposed restrictions, the stock markets have remained largely unaffected. As the number of active Covid cases fell from less than 10,000 on December 28 to around 90,000 on Wednesday, the benchmark Sensex jumped more …

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