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  1. Airport Authority clears Islamic bond tax hurdle

    Posted Feb 09th 2009, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Maria Chan and Enoch Yiu The Airport Authority has resolved a major hurdle for its planned Islamic bond- how it will be treated for tax purposes- but is waiting for improved market ... a worthwhile investment. The Airport Authority planned to sell Hong Kong's first Islamic bond in the third quarter of last year, a move that could take the city a step closer to establishing ...

  2. Tang: we'll privatise Airport Authority

    Posted Aug 07th 2003, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Analysts say $30 billion could be raised to ease the government's budget woes The government plans to float part of the Airport Authority as it seeks to accelerate its privatisation ... in the process,' Mr Tang said. 'The government considers that privatisation of the Airport Authority will be conducive to maintaining and further developing Hong Kong International Airport as a centre ...

  3. Progress made on choice of adviser for airport sale

    Posted Aug 11th 2003, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... which was expanded last week to include the Hong Kong Airport Authority. According to a government source, the first appointment - to work on the airport privatisation - will be announced within ... Authority is also considering the possibility of a joint venture with Shenzhen Airport. Investment bankers have said such a mainland tie-up would make the airport more attractive to potential ...

  4. HK's Fort Knox ready for business at airport

    Posted Sep 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... role as a trading hub for gold. Raymond Lai Wing-cheung, the Airport Authority's finance director, said it would lobby other central banks in the region to put their physical gold reserves ... Enoch Yiu Soon the coffee and the duty-free handbags will not be the only expensive buys at Hong Kong International Airport. The city's version of Fort Knox has opened at Chek Lap Kok ...

  5. Government plans to sell another $10b of mortgage loans this year

    Posted Aug 05th 2003, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... include the securitisation of the fee income of the five tunnels and the Tsing Ma Bridge, but he declined to say how much this might raise. He said a listing of the airport would be more difficult because it would require law changes. 'The listing of the shares of the Airport Authority asset would not be something that happens in the near future,' he said. Mr Ma said he was still ...

  6. Does sharia finance have prayer in HK?

    Posted Jul 20th 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu, Maria Chan and Natalie Chiu City eyes Mideast investors flush with money The government may be setting aside some bubbly to celebrate the proposed Airport Authority Islamic ... will be developed.' Mr Khan said that if the Airport Authority bond was issued, his bank would introduce it to its global Muslim clients, who are interested in using Hong Kong as a gateway to investing ...

  7. Tax treatment for Islamic bonds to be resolved soon, says official

    Posted Aug 13th 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu and Maria Chan Hong Kong financial authorities, pushing efforts to attract Islamic investors, will announce details of how it will bring the tax treatment of Islamic bonds in line with conventional bonds as early as next month, according to a top official. The Airport Authority plans to launch Hong Kong's first Islamic bonds in the third quarter, but the tax ...

  8. Kuwait keen to help HK develop Islamic finance

    Posted Mar 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Tsang Yam-kuen's vow to promote Islamic finance in Hong Kong in his October 2007 policy address. Hong Kong's Airport Authority is expected to launch the city's first Islamic bond ...

  9. GEM firms, non-profit groups judged as mediocre while top honours are withheld

    Posted Nov 30th 2005, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... the public and non-profit making category saw just two awards handed to the Airport Authority and the Securities and Futures Commission. Mr Chow said the fact that they could not give out the top ...

  10. Legislators in push for tighter dividend policy

    Posted Mar 08th 2005, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... organisations, including the Airport Authority, Kowloon-Canton Railway Corp, Cyberport and MTR. Rates of return ranged from 36.99 per cent last year on its investment in Tradelink Electronic Commerce ...




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