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  1. Attractions of Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 29th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Why, if they do not like something here, do expatriate employees always say that they and foreign companies may leave Hong Kong for Shanghai or Singapore? Is it meant as a threat to our ... and staff are cheaper. Most companies that would move to China for those reasons have already done so or moved at least part of their operations there. The Hong Kong office is still here for low tax ...

  2. The birth of Hong Kong cool

    Posted May 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... it comes from, or modifying it to make it our own. Visitors sitting in a bar or restaurant on Star Street or in SoHo are apt to remark how fashion-forward, polished, chic and stylish Hong Kong ... an unmistakably local character- with the result being Hong Kong cool. It is a quality that is attracting people who see our city as a desirable place to do business, shop, live and work. Recognising ...

  3. Stanchart targets wealthy visitors

    Posted Dec 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to wealthy mainland visitors to Hong Kong. The bank's chief executive, Benjamin Hung Pi-cheng, identified the Canton Road upmarket retail strip in Tsim Sha Tsui, as well as Nathan Road ... to mobile banking or internet banking, a number of rivals in Hong Kong besides Stanchart are opting to expand their branch networks, Citibank and Bank of East Asia among them. Data from the Hong ...

  4. News - Business - FINANCIAL MARKETS

    Hong Kong Mercantile Exchange closes its doors

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am by NICK EDWARDS

    ... Commodities exchange shuts its doors The Hong Kong Mercantile Exchange will go ahead with a planned US$100 million rights issue and be ready within months to reapply for the trading licence it handed ... almost two years ago to the day on May 18, 2011. In contrast, the London Metal Exchange, owned by Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing, saw record volume in April of 14.5 million lots traded. ...

  5. Volatility product fails to attract investors on debut

    Posted Feb 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... by the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing, operator of the Hong Kong stock exchange, aiming to tap into institutional investors' growing need to hedge against market volatility. The futures, traded on the Hong Kong stock exchange, offer investors an alternative to variance swaps, where investors have to take a position on the movement of a stock or an index with another financial institution. ...

  6. Lifestyle - Technology - BUSINESS CROWDFUNDING

    With Hong Kong's FringeBacker, achieving big dreams just a click away

    Posted May 07th 2013, 12:00am by Kylie Knott

    ... Kylie Knott kylie.knott@scmp.com A Hong Kong-based crowdfunding website is helping creatives worldwide turn their ideas into reality, writes Kylie Knott Fringe benefits Syrus Kwan Siu-fung ... Churdy stretches out on the chaise longue-like Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. "That's Kristy at the HSBC building," says Kwan, 27. "I love to draw that building, ...

  7. Attraction of property as an investment begins to fade

    Posted Nov 29th 2010, 12:00am by Christine Gonsalves

    ... Christine Gonsalves Is there a strong case remaining to invest in property in Hong Kong and the mainland now? Not in Hong Kong, say wealth-management strategists, and only in specific markets on the mainland. In Hong Kong, the government has begun to introduce capital controls to fend off the flood of post-quantitative easing liquidity approaching the region. Its latest ...

  8. Little in proposed Pru-AIA tie-up to attract Asian investors

    Posted Jun 01st 2010, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... it doesn't follow that Prudential's shares- listed on the Hong Kong stock market last week- will make an attractive proposition for Asian investors. That's because realising additional ... generators are Hong Kong, which is regarded as a mature market, and Thailand, where growth is likely to prove difficult this year. As a result, AIA merits a lower valuation; above the one times ...

  9. Cepa attracts just 44 applicants

    Posted Dec 27th 2003, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai The free-trade pact signed between Hong Kong and the mainland has received a lukewarm response, with fewer than 50 services companies applying for early access to the mainland market. Less than a week before the Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement comes into effect on January 1, only 44 have applied for a certificate to prove their identity as Hong Kong companies, ...

  10. New government bond will attract investors

    Posted Apr 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Nichole Chan Observers say the issue will be in demand despite low yield Market watchers believe the first Hong Kong government bond backed by toll revenue from the Tsing Ma Bridge ... however, complained of the low absolute yield offered. One fund manager said with the Hibor at about 0.18 per cent, the long Hong Kong government bond offered an absolute yield of only 0.68 per ...




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