UPDATE 1-Hong Kong seeks reforms to keep edge in global yuan hub race

* Share of Hong Kong in global offshore yuan business declining* Recommends relaxing restrictions on yuan trade, bank loans* Rise of mainland cities forces Hong Kong to redefine role (Adds quotes, details)By Saikat ChatterjeeHONG KONG, Nov 18 (Reuters) – A government body called on Hong Kong’s regulators on Monday to step up reforms to maintain … Read moreUPDATE 1-Hong Kong seeks reforms to keep edge in global yuan hub race

UPDATE 1-Hong Kong seeks reforms to keep edge in global yuan hub race

* Share of Hong Kong in global offshore yuan business declining* Recommends relaxing restrictions on yuan trade, bank loans* Rise of mainland cities forces Hong Kong to redefine role (Adds quotes, details)By Saikat ChatterjeeHONG KONG, Nov 18 (Reuters) – A government body called on Hong Kong’s regulators on Monday to step up reforms to maintain … Read moreUPDATE 1-Hong Kong seeks reforms to keep edge in global yuan hub race

UPDATE 1-Hong Kong seeks reforms to keep edge in global yuan hub race

* Share of Hong Kong in global offshore yuan business declining* Recommends relaxing restrictions on yuan trade, bank loans* Rise of mainland cities forces Hong Kong to redefine role (Adds quotes, details)By Saikat ChatterjeeHONG KONG, Nov 18 (Reuters) – A government body called on Hong Kong’s regulators on Monday to step up reforms to maintain … Read moreUPDATE 1-Hong Kong seeks reforms to keep edge in global yuan hub race

UPDATE 2-Prokhorov buys into Uralkali as Russia seeks to end potash row

* Uralkali had pulled out of Russo-Belarus sales cartel* Deal seeks to calm relations with Belarus* Analysts doubt sales alliance can revive depressed pricesBy Polina DevittMOSCOW, Nov 18 (Reuters) – Russian tycoon Mikhail Prokhorov agreed on Monday to buy Suleiman Kerimov’s 21.75 percent stake in Uralkali, the world’s largest potash miner, in a deal that … Read moreUPDATE 2-Prokhorov buys into Uralkali as Russia seeks to end potash row