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Chief economist update: COVID-19 takes second crack at China
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 16 JUN 2020
... Hubei province in early February. This is at the same time that the Chinese government and the People's Bank of China (PBOC) were rolling out stimulus measures (and continue to do so). China's draconian measures enabled the Politburo to contain ...
A decade in the dust
ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 16 APR 2020
... developed markets, like the US, continue to bleed red. "In our view, China is much closer to being back to normal and the PBoC has more ammunition to spur economic activity in the months to come," Taw said. "Peak infection rates from the virus appear ...
First in first out?
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 APR 2020
... with more firms reported funding shortages and falling demand than in February -- reasons why the People's Bank of China (PBOC) and central command are not letting their guards down. The PBOC just recently cut its 7-day repo rate by 20 bps to 2.2% on ...
Chief economist update: What happens in China...
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 23 MAR 2020
... serves me right, in early February. This is at the same time that the Chinese government and the People's Bank of China (PBOC) were rolling out stimulus measures - what other fiscal and money authorities are implementing now. While it didn't ...
Chief economist update: Coronavirus cures climate change
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 16 MAR 2020
... number of monetary policy support measures planned and already implemented by many central banks of the world. In China the PBOC announced targeted required reserve ratio (RRR) cuts that it said will release 550 billion yuan (US$79B) of liquidity. The ...
China vaccinates against corona
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 24 FEB 2020
... government's drastic action at quarantining cities and regions infected by the virus, the People's Bank of China (PBOC) cut its benchmark one-year loan prime rate (LPR) by 10 basis points to 4.05% and the five-year rate from 4.8% to 4.75% on ...
Chief economist update:China prepares anti-viral injection
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 3 FEB 2020
... markets are bracing for a big fall in China's stock market when it opens today. But the People's Bank of China (PBOC) is on top of this. Reuters reports that China's central bank said it will inject 1.2 trillion yuan ($174 billion) worth ...
Chief economist update: Happy New Year rat
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 20 JAN 2020
... should underpin continued stabilisation in the Chinese economy. Recall that on November 18, the People's Bank of China (PBOC) cut its 7-day reverse repo rate from 2.55% to 2.50% - the first rate reduction in four years (October 2015). This followed ...
Chief economist update: War is over
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 17 DEC 2019
... and watered by government and central bank stimulus packages. Recall that on November 18, the People's Bank of China (PBOC) cut its seven-day reverse repo rate from 2.55% to 2.50% - the first rate reduction in four years (October 2015). This followed ...
Chief economist update: Chinese green shoots?
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 2 DEC 2019
... and watered by government and central bank stimulus packages? Recall that on November 18, the People's Bank of China (PBOC) cut its seven-day reverse repo rate from 2.55% to 2.50% - the first rate reduction in four years (October 2015). This followed ...
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