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  1. Pension fund eyes stake in CDB before share sale

    Posted Sep 29th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to foreign exchange losses from the depreciation of the US dollar. Mr Dai said mainland financial institutions should be allowed to decide for themselves whether to invest overseas, adding ...

  2. Small-cap restructuring music to the ears

    Posted May 01st 2005, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... CHRIS DAVIS Companies exploiting changes in the way business is evolving in Japan are unleashing new competitive forces and creating plenty of opportunities that can be uncovered by research Creative destruction in the Japanese economy may not seem like a ...

  3. SPCA fund-raising hit by financial crisis

    Posted Feb 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tiffany Lam The fund-raising efforts of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals have been hit by the global financial crisis and it says it must become more creative if its ... in the previous year. Meanwhile, animal-adoption rates had risen slightly during the financial crisis, partially offsetting an increase in abandonment due to the tougher times, the SPCA said. While ...

  4. Riding the waves can be costly without a bit of management advice

    Posted Aug 13th 2003, 12:00am by Raymond Ma

    ... a shift from offering over-the-counter services towards more DIY products? A: We see DIY investors as those who prefer to take advice, and then conduct further evaluation and act themselves ... on the advice. Q: If customers use more DIY services, will banks earn less on margins? A: It is clear that it is not a matter of DIY or not DIY. We all like some aspect of banking DIY and we are all good ...

  5. Insolvency law back on the agenda after financial crisis

    Posted Apr 21st 2010, 12:00am by Kate Watson

    ... in Hong Kong. Such a law was proposed in 2000 and again in 2003, but was not enacted by the Legislative Council. Hong Kong had just gone through economic downturns- the Asian financial crisis ... amid the global financial crisis, Hong Kong's lack of optimal market rescue procedures brought provisional supervision back into focus as part of the revised Companies Ordinance. ...

  6. 'Tis the season to stay clear of financial folly

    Posted Dec 13th 2008, 12:00am by Bernard Wan

    ... Hong Kong employees may have mixed feelings when humming their favourite carols. The financial crisis has forced businesses to not only retrench their workforce but to trim down on extravagant expenses, such as holding the annual festive party at a fancy hotel or clubhouse. It is believed financial institutions, such as ABN Amro, Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley, are cancelling or cutting ...

  7. Financial chaos leads ING back to the basics

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

    ... amid the global financial crisis. It has just announced it will stop sponsoring the Formula One racing championships at the end of this year's season. The cost cutting and back-to-basics ... expenses including the Formula One sponsorship. Mr Van der Noordaa believes this cautious approach will prepare ING for the worst and help it endure the most serious financial crisis in a century. ...

  8. Offshore rig service provider TSC seeks acquisitions, tie-ups

    Posted Mar 28th 2011, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... earlier,' said chief financial officer Peter Lim Joo Heng. The company hopes to invest in or form partnerships with companies that will allow TSC to offer its equipment and services to more ... Eric Ng TSC Offshore Group, a provider of control systems and parts and engineering services, mostly for offshore drilling rigs, is seeking to acquire or co-operate with firms with product ...

  9. Struggling services giant EDS clinches big deals in mainland

    Posted Sep 16th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Beleaguered computer services giant Electronic Data Systems (EDS), which is slashing jobs amid sluggish sales, has pushed further into China with a string of large business automation ... Group and Beijing Foton Motor. Financial details were not given. Officials said the Langchao Group project, covering several thousand licences of EDS' Teamcenter PLM software, ...

  10. Jet fuel blow threatens China services

    Posted Dec 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Joseph Lo

    ... exchange has ordered an investigation into the affair, mainly on why it took the company more than a month to report its financial difficulties from the time they occurred. It is also odd ... China Eastern company secretary Luo Zhuping said the difficulty lay in there being no commodities financial markets in the mainland. 'If we engaged in hedging activities, we would have ...




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