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  1. Lai See

    Posted Apr 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... into a residence on Peak Road. Whole lotta shopping going on Retailer of chic Chinese wear Shanghai Tang is now safely ensconced in its new flagship store at 1 Duddell Street Central. Abercrombie and Fitch occupy its previous location in Pedder Buildings. It has been widely thought that the US company is paying HK$7 million a month. But we have it on very good authority it is paying HK$10 million. ...

  2. Shanghai aims for a thinner middle

    Posted Nov 15th 2003, 12:00am by Bill Savadove, Mark O'Neill

    ... changes were expected. The plot ratio, which determines how much construction can take place in relation to the land area a development occupies, for a high commercial building in the central area of the city falls from eight to four and for high residential apartments in the central area from four to 2.5. Projects under construction will be unaffected but land already bought but undeveloped ...

  3. Shanghai increases payouts for evictions

    Posted Jul 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... to residents, the more districts can retain, which has led to abuses. In the central Huangpu district, demolition workers caused the collapse on Wednesday of an occupied house, injuring three people, ... yuan to 3,000 yuan, the Oriental Morning Post reported. In the central Jing'an district, site of a land scandal involving Chau Ching-ngai, the jailed developer, authorities would offer ...

  4. Decentralised offices in Shanghai may cut costs by up to 50pc

    Posted Oct 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... business areas. The supply of office space in the 'decentralised' office blocks- those outside the central business district- will increase rapidly in the near future, offering tenants ... a managing director of Jones Lang LaSalle Shanghai. 'They represent the first generation of grade A offices outside the CBD suitable for large multinational occupiers and will become a major ...

  5. Shanghai property gets set for the next boom

    Posted Dec 19th 2004, 12:00am by Chris Oliver

    ... per year for 15 years, with a 5 per cent upwards review every three years. The biggest project in the central Bund area is the Waitanyuan. It occupies 17 square kilometres and contains ... handling of the Marine Police Headquarters in Tsim Sha Tsui. More inclined to demolish, it is no surprise the smart money is heading north. Central to the facelift for Shanghai is the regeneration ...

  6. Land crunch reaches into afterlife

    Posted May 07th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to 10,000 yuan, but that same piece of land could fetch far more if occupied by a prime residential building. At the same time, the central government has curbed the supply of land to new cemeteries, in a crackdown on wasteful monuments to the dead. It has for decades discouraged the use of coffins as superstitious, while encouraging cremation. From October, the central government ...

  7. Tee Club makes way for T-shirts after 25 years

    Posted Jul 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in Central. The 25-year-old China Tee Club is being ousted by the trendy clothing chain Abercrombie & Fitch. The members-only private restaurant that has occupied about 3,000 sq ft on the first ... to find and expensive and it would be difficult for the club to stay in Central. 'I don't know what will happen if no suitable site can be found,' he said. The club was founded ...

  8. CapitaLand to double China assets

    Posted Aug 01st 2003, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... to land. 'It is hard to get the land [in Shanghai] that we want. It is occupied and you have the issue of how to resettle the residents and other costs.' He praised measures announced by the central bank following the Chau scandal that tightened availability of credit for real-estate projects. 'If developers are weak financially, it is not good for the buyers. These measures ...

  9. Developer protests as Shanghai flats razed

    Posted Sep 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai in Shanghai Tower demolished before court ruling Businessman Sun Yin-piu vowed yesterday to stage a sit-in outside the central government's liaison office in Hong Kong in protest against Shanghai's Xuhui district government for demolishing a residential project he had been building since 1997. The flats have never been occupied. The Hong Kong businessman ...

  10. Wary firms halt growth

    Posted Feb 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... This is due to limited expansion demand coupled with downsizing or consolidation of operations in the banking and financial sector, a traditionally large office space occupier. Alex Barnes, Jones Lang ... rents in Hong Kong's Central district are the highest in the region. At US$1,666 per square metre, per year on a net effective basis as at the fourth quarter, they are more than double ...




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