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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Occupy Central a danger to the Hong Kong property market, Barclays Bank warns

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 11:52pm by Joyce Ng, Jeanny Yu and Ray Chan

    ... Occupy 'a danger to property market' "Unexpected shocks" like the planned Occupy Central protest could trigger a property market slump, leading international bank Barclays ... market vulnerable to such shocks. Paul Louie, the bank's head of research for property in Asia ex-Japan, said in a report: "If a shock were to occur, we believe the subsequent recovery ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1549994/occupy-central-danger-property-market-warns-barclays-bank
  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Jimmy Lai paid Paul Wolfowitz US$75,000 for help in Myanmar

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 04:01am by ALEX BOOKBINDER, Patrick Boehler

    ... spokesman last night would not say whether there had been any such pressure, but said the company aligned its advertising with the company's overall sales and marketing strategy "to ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1557390/jimmy-lai-paid-paul-wolfowitz-us75000-help-myanmar
  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Law to affirm double stamp duty passed, 17 months after levy came in

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 04:15am by PHILE SIU, Ada Lee

    ... Of the lawmakers present, 49 voted for the bill while seven voted against it. Under the measure, which is designed to help cool the property market, buyers of all properties valued at HK$2 million or more ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1555049/law-affirm-double-stamp-duty-passed-17-months-after-levy-came
  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Stamp duty relief for corporate property buyers set to be voted down

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 04:29am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... as part of measures to cool the property market- was voted down 39-9. The lawmaker who put forward the proposal, real estate and construction representative Abraham Razack, said the doubling ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1554350/stamp-duty-relief-corporate-property-buyers-set-be-voted-down
  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Legco filibuster on stamp duty puts more than HK$4b at stake, lawyers warn

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 05:57am by Austin Chiu, Sandy Li

    ... buyers until the law is passed and the money is handed to the government, or returned to buyers if legislators veto the market-cooling measure. But buyers would have to pay the levy again if law ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1553517/legco-filibuster-stamp-duty-puts-more-hk4b-stake
  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    China's ambassador to UK hits out at public nomination for 2017 election

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:30am by Phila Siu

    ... with different points of view should not be denied their rights to run for election," Ma added. Meanwhile, Daiwa Capital Markets said in a research note that it would not revise its GDP forecasts ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1550716/chinas-ambassador-uk-hits-out-public-nomination-2017-election
  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    HSBC backtracks on Occupy Central as reason for downgrading Hong Kong’s outlook

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 11:22pm by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com Bank lowers its assessment of stock market prospects over fears about civil disobedience- but Occupy insists impact will be temporary Hong Kong's biggest bank altered a report on why it downgraded the city's stock market prospects, after originally highlighting the risks posed to the city by Occupy Central. The original version ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1549269/hsbc-downgrades-outlook-hong-kong-economy-partly-occupy-central-fears
  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Unpaid property taxes piling up in law firms a risk as Legco delays stamp duty bill, John Tsang claims

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:43am by Patsy Moy, Emily Tsang

    ... circumstances in the property market. However, a senior conveyancing lawyer said the professional code of conduct required law firms to keep a separate account for their clients' money. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1548273/unpaid-property-taxes-piling-law-firms-risk-legco-delays-stamp-duty
  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Chief executive should consider his position, suggests Liberal leader James Tien

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 03:26am by Gary Cheung and Jeffie Lam

    ... handling of the Sars crisis and a property market slump. "Now, we have a jobless rate hitting a 16-year low and record high of tourist arrivals. Yet hundreds of thousands of people joined ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1545189/chief-executive-should-consider-his-position-suggests-liberal-leader
  10. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Beijing unmoved by massive rally turnout, say advisers

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 03:26am by Gary Cheung, Adrian Wan and Kwong Man-ki

    ... environment," he said. The People's Bank of China said Hong Kong was the largest offshore renminbi market and should value this status. "The [renminbi] business is a good piece of pie. If you ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1545195/beijing-unmoved-massive-rally-turnout-say-advisers

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