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  • Nov 23, 2014
  • Updated: 9:29pm

It seems that anything with the Alibaba (NYSE: BABA) name is in huge demand these days, with word that a massive US$8 billion (HK$62.1 billion) bond offering by China's leading e-commerce company...

23 Nov 2014 - 4:22pm

For Mark Whitehead, the chief executive of Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Ltd (Hactl), finding ways to grow the ground handling business after parting ways with long-time customer Cathay Pacific...

22 Nov 2014 - 4:50am

Fuji Xerox, one of the world's largest suppliers of office copiers and printers, expects to ramp up its services business across the mainland, Hong Kong and Macau as the company nears its US$1...

22 Nov 2014 - 4:58am

Louis XIII Holdings shares fell 8.16 per cent yesterday after the company announced it was seeking to raise up to HK$3.03 billion through shares and convertible bonds to finance a casino resort it...

22 Nov 2014 - 4:47am

Behind his affable exterior and patterned sweaters, Bill Cosby built an entertainment empire that earned him more than US$400 million.

22 Nov 2014 - 6:33am

William Ruprecht, the chief executive of Sotheby's for 14 years, will step down, six months after the auction house ended a bitter proxy battle with billionaire activist investor Daniel Loeb.

22 Nov 2014 - 5:04am

Opinion

Today's Poll

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  • No: 29%
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Total number of votes recorded: 642

Hong Kong shares of Superb Summit International Group were suspended, after US short-seller Muddy Waters released a report alleging fraud at the loss-making company.

21 Nov 2014 - 7:05am

Hong Kong-listed lottery firm MelcoLot will sell a part of its wholly owned subsidiary to Taiwanese and Georgian investors to raise US$50 million (HK$389 million) for a casino project in Georgia...

21 Nov 2014 - 10:26am

Alibaba Group has US$43 billion of orders from investors in a debut bond offering, more than five times what the company was said to be seeking, people with knowledge of the deal said.

21 Nov 2014 - 7:21am

Mega-merger fever is back on Wall Street, six years after the financial crisis, with this year shaping up as a record one for takeovers in a sign of US corporate optimism.

21 Nov 2014 - 7:21am

Global Brands Group, the consumer brands business that spun off from Li & Fung in July, turned the corner in the third quarter to post a profit of US$113 million.

21 Nov 2014 - 7:04am

US high-grade issuance was a mere US$2.4 billion on Wednesday, as most borrowers opted to take the pressure off a fatigued market and get out of the way of Alibaba’s jumbo debut offering of about...

20 Nov 2014 - 9:25am

Blackstone Group has reached out to its biggest fund investors about investing in a new investment vehicle with a longer investment horizon than the typical 10-year private equity fund, according...

20 Nov 2014 - 6:37am

Samsung Group scrapped a 2.5 trillion won (HK$17.8 billion) merger of its shipbuilding and engineering units after failing to win shareholders' confidence in creating the combined entity.

20 Nov 2014 - 7:13am

Cosmetics giant Sa Sa International Holdings saw same-store sales growth in Hong Kong and Macau slow to 2.4 per cent year on year from the start of last month to Sunday, down from 6.9 per cent in...

19 Nov 2014 - 4:05am

Still smarting from the loss of Alibaba Group Holding, Hong Kong stands a good chance of being picked as the destination for Xiaomi's initial public offering when the company makes a call on the...

19 Nov 2014 - 5:35am

Sony says it is aiming to lift its movie and television revenue by more than a third in the next three years as it cuts costs and invests in potential hit films, including a new Spider-Man movie...

19 Nov 2014 - 4:05am

Gucci holds the downturn in luxury spending mainly responsible for its poor performance, but the Italian fashion brand may also have itself to blame, suggesting it could be time to change strategy...

19 Nov 2014 - 3:25am

Toyota Motor Corp has chosen the name Mirai, which means "future" in Japanese, for a fuel-cell powered sedan that can travel 483km using a hydrogen tank that can be refilled in less than five...

18 Nov 2014 - 5:18am

Mainland police are investigating executives of three major Hong Kong-listed banks over allegations they helped Wu Changjiang, the founder of NVC Lighting Holding, embezzle about 573 million yuan...

18 Nov 2014 - 9:01am

Lee Yoon, a Samsung Electronics executive, is giving a tour of his US home in Oakland. He shows off his living room and foyer, then takes a look outside to check the garden.

18 Nov 2014 - 9:04am
 

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