Sandra Lam, Peter Lewis: A fast moving and topical business and finance show.
A fast moving and topical business and finance show bringing you breaking business and economic news and financial market updates. Presented by former CEO and investment bank global trading head Peter Lewis, with over 30 years' industry experience. Join Peter and his expert guests for analysis and discussion on the day's top business stories live from 8 a.m. to 8.30 a.m. every weekday morning on RTHK Radio 3. We have a podcast to download after the show and you can also listen through the RTHK Radio 3 website live or later in the day. We welcome your questions, comments and feedback to read out in the show. You can email us at email@example.com, text us on 63 93 59 25, post on our Facebook page "Money Talk on RTHK Radio 3 " or find us on twitter "MoneytalkR3") .
The UK's ambassador to the EU has delivered a letter to EU President Donald Tusk invoking Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty. That will trigger 2 years of Brexit negotiations. The business community, politicians and investors are divided about the economic and financial impact on the UK and EU and the prospects for a trade deal. In the markets, stocks have overcome their jitteriness after the collapse of the US healthcare bill last week and resumed their uptrend. In Asia, Indonesian stocks have touched a new record high. Joining Thurday's Money Talk to look at the latest business and financial headlines is John Schofield of Tempus Investment. Also with us to look at how Canada will be celebrating its 150 birthday and how the country sees its role in the world going forward, is Jeff Nankivell, the Consul General of Canada in Hong Kong and Macau. (8am-8.30am, email to firstname.lastname@example.org, text to 63 93 59 25 )
30/03/2017 - 08:08 Market discussion
30/03/2017 - 08:15 Canada's role in the world
Jeff Nankivell, the Consul General of Canada in Hong Kong and Macao, says they have been pushing very hard for a progressive trade agenda which reflects the optimism they have always had. He says the Canada-EU trade deal is the most ambitious trade agreement they've negotiated which will reduce tariffs on 98% of trade.