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  1. Top US bank to cut housing allowance perk

    Posted Dec 08th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... largest banks, Credit Suisse and UBS, have lost about US$60 billion and have accepted stronger government regulation. Since the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy in September, more than 1,000 jobs ...

  2. 20,000 Hongkongers tipped to lose construction jobs in Macau

    Posted Nov 14th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Fox Yi Hu

    ... Agnes Lam and Fox Yi Hu in Macau More than 20,000 Hongkongers working in Macau's construction sector will lose their jobs in the next few months as the financial crisis takes its toll on tourism, according to a union leader. The prediction came yeste ...

  3. HK's property market has gone 'crazy'

    Posted Mar 17th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hardened property professionals are starting to scratch their heads and wonder if the eye-popping increases they are seeing in Hong Kong's real estate prices are for real. They call this an extremely tough time to say where Hong Kong real estate is h ...

  4. Johnson Electric earnings plunge 98pc to US$2.59m

    Posted Jun 06th 2009, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih Johnson Electric Holdings' net profit collapsed 98 per cent to US$2.59 million for the year to March, far below analysts' forecasts of almost US$52 million. The maker of motion subsystems and micromotors had a profit of US$138.25 mi ...

  5. Credit crunch

    Posted Oct 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Miranda Yeung

    ... had to borrow US$85 billion from the US Federal Reserve to avoid bankruptcy. Suddenly banks- no matter how big they are- are losing consumer confidence. Last week, the Bank of East Asia had ...

  6. SAIC seeks aid in Ssangyong rescue

    Posted Dec 30th 2008, 12:00am by Kandy Wong

    ... Kandy Wong SAIC Motor Corp, the mainland's largest carmaker, has asked for the support of the South Korean government and banks in bailing out cash-starved sports utility vehicle manufacturer Ssangyong Motor. SAIC owns 51 per cent of Ssangyong, and t ...

  7. Crisis catches up with delta

    Posted Oct 19th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporters Bosses fear 2.5m working for HK firms to lose jobs by Lunar New Year Up to 21/2 million people in the Pearl River Delta could lose their jobs in the next three months as the global financial crisis bites deep into the region's real ec ...

  8. Lehman deal one more peak for Nomura chief

    Posted Sep 14th 2009, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu While most executives his age dream of quietly putting around the golf greens, Minoru Shinohara would prefer to be hanging from a rocky ledge thousands of feet in the air. The Asia-Pacific regional chief executive of Nomura Holdings eschews the ...

  9. More layoffs are foreseen amid signs of slowing economy, finance chief warns

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

    ... Reserve and the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers. The impact of these events was felt strongly in Hong Kong as thousands of investors were believed to have bought the Lehman-issued and referenced ...

  10. Asia starting to feel pain

    Posted Oct 11th 2008, 12:00am by Alex Frew Mcmillan

    ... Written by Alex Frew McMillan Most professionals are now content to hang on to their jobs as regional banks are adopting a cautious approach to hiring It's not a pretty picture for people looking for jobs in high finance. And the situation is not lik ...




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