Inflation concerns in Asia, CBDC programmable payments, and more

Inflation concerns in Asia, CBDC programmable payments, and more

THE WEEKEND REVIEW  – OMFIF

Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world
26-30 July 2021, Vol.12 Ed.30

Most-Read Commentary

Inflation concerns take back seat in Asia: With a few exceptions, economies in Asia are facing slow vaccination progress, modest fiscal support and steep contractions to the travel and tourism sectors. The challenges faced by policy-makers in the region include capital flow management and faltering...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/07/31/inflation-concerns-in-asia-cbdc-programmable-payments-and-more/

Berge Bulk revealed as second shipowner to invest in budding British atomic power venture

James Marshall-led Berge Bulk has been revealed as the second shipowner to invest in Core Power, a British firm developing advanced atomic power solutions for shipping. Splash reported in May that Tim Hartnoll-led X-Press Feeders, the largest independent common carrier in the world, had bought into...

https://splash247.com/berge-bulk-revealed-as-second-shipowner-to-invest-in-budding-british-atomic-power-venture/

Asia in focus: Inflation no cause for concern, Hong Kong as finance hub

Asia in focus: Inflation no cause for concern, Hong Kong as finance hub

Thursday 29 July 2021 – Vol.12 Ed.30.4

Commentary: Inflation concerns take back seat in Asia

By Taimur Baig in Singapore

For Asian policy-makers, it is next to impossible to envisage a near-term scenario under which fiscal and monetary support measures could be withdrawn. They face a spectrum of pressing challenges, including capital flow management, faltering consumption and investment demand. However, inflation expectations...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/07/29/asia-in-focus-inflation-no-cause-for-concern-hong-kong-as-finance-hub/

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