This Week’s Must Read Links

Coms2 News


TRADE & BUSINESS

  • Singapore Has Just Become Asia’s Best-Performing Stock Market | Bloomberg  
  • Aecon Takeover: Time for Canada to Set Policy on Chinese Investment | The Epoch Times  
  • Lack of innovation and incentives holding back Hong Kong from becoming a smart city | South China Morning Post

TECH
  • Wheelock and HK science park team up to offer free city-centre meeting venue for start-ups and investors | South China Morning Post 
  • Toronto is one of the world’s fastest growing technology hubs | Techvibes
  • Technology the key to halting the slide of Hong Kong | South China Morning Post

PROPERTY

  • Hong Kong’s MTR Corp nears partnership to develop properties for China’s ‘largest landlord’ | South China Morning Post 
  • Proposed solutions to Hong Kong’s housing crisis ‘conceptual’ and controversial | South China Morning Post 
  • Whistler now tops Vancouver as Canada’s craziest housing market I Bloomberg
  • Mortgage rates at big six banks diverge following TD’s bold hike | Financial Post 

FINANCE AND BANKING

  • China Quotas for Outbound Investment Trials Hit $10 Billion | Bloomberg
  • Hong Kong’s top 1.5 per cent contribute more than a third of city’s income tax revenue | South China Morning Post
  • RBC ranked highest in customer satisfaction among Big Five Canadian banks

CANADA