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  1. Appetite for the good life remains healthy

    Posted Apr 27th 2007, 12:00am by Kenneth Ko

    ... 'It's a very healthy development for the overall market,' Mr Poon says. 'New project sales will continue to be the focus of attention in coming months but secondary sales transactions ... development in Ho Man Tin is scheduled for sale in the second half of the year, while the first phase flats of the Dream City project in Tseung KwanO are likely to be launched in the fourth quarter. ...

  2. Restaurant chain begins HK$165m IPO to fund push into new cities

    Posted Apr 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to high-end meals. The group now has net current assets of 24.7 million yuan (HK$29.3 million). It plans to use the money to open eight new Chinese restaurants in first-tier and second-tier cities, and 19 fast-food restaurants in first-tier cities by next year, pushing its operations into new cities including Tianjin, Nanjing and Guangzhou. But it has no plans to open any restaurants ...

  3. New alliance to launch fight against GST proposal

    Posted Jul 15th 2006, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... Patsy Moy The Society for Community Organisation is set to form an alliance to launch a battle against a proposed goods and services tax which it says will disadvantage the poor. Director Ho Hei-wah said he had plans to liaise with different organisations, including unions, to take 'any possible actions' against the controversial new tax. He did not rule out ...

  4. An open alliance of property addicts

    Posted Feb 17th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sin-ming Shaw The Hong Kong public is upset at the alleged collusion between the government and big business. The jury is still out on the issue, but there is definitely something going on. That 'something' is much less secretive than convention ...

  5. HKEx eyes emerging Europe for IPOs

    Posted Dec 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... firms to list in the city. Ronald Arculli (pictured), chairman of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing, met representatives of eastern European firms in Austria last week. However, Arculli declined ... in Hong Kong, and they might consider listing in the city or seek a dual listing in Hong Kong and their home markets. 'HKEx has worked as a bridge for international investors to mainland ...

  6. City banks find plenty of takers for yuan accounts

    Posted Aug 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... from Wednesday, in the latest move to support the city's bid to become an offshore centre for the yuan, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) said local banks could open yuan accounts ... relations here were among the first non-residents to open accounts.' Until this week, only Hong Kong identity card holders could open yuan accounts in the city. But the HKMA, the city's de ...

  7. Growth forecast unchanged

    Posted Jul 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the market prone to bubbles. 'The government will stay alert to housing market bubble risks and, where necessary, roll out further measures without reservation to ensure the healthy and stable ... month on month, to around 5,900. Tsang said the mainland would support the city's economy. At the same meeting, Hong Kong Monetary Authority chief executive Norman Chan Tak-lam said Hong ...

  8. Firms square off over China Gas

    Posted Jun 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... on December 12, two other parties have unexpectedly entered the contest by mopping up China Gas shares. State-owned conglomerate Beijing Enterprises Group and an alliance of London-listed Fortune Oil ... alliance, which has amassed a 17.65 per cent stake since December, was determined to kill the ENN-Sinopec offer and would keep buying China Gas shares 'for a while', a person at Fortune ...

  9. City still has upper hand in region, think tank says

    Posted May 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Hong Kong's position as an international financial centre is unlikely to be shaken despite Shanghai's rapid development, a think tank says. A research report by British think tank Chatham House said Hong Kong had an advantage in its 'China dimension', and the city's well-developed regulatory system and reputation as the most ...

  10. Unicom to buy back stake from Telefonica

    Posted Jun 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... per cent stake from Spanish telecoms giant Telefonica. The city's benchmark Hang Seng Index gained 2.4 per cent yesterday. Analysts believe the deal is a good one for both sides, though ... he wanted to keep the Unicom stake 'forever' as it was a long-term strategic alliance. The deal shows the firm is under pressure to reduce its net debt of Euro57.1 billion, ...




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