• Thursday
  • July 24, 2014
  • Last updated: 10:53am
Hong Kong

Humidity 

UV 

Pollution 

Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 7524 for democracy in hong kong

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Business - Money

    China shares fall in sharp reversal, Hang Seng slips

    Posted Jan 24th 2013, 05:28pm by Reuters in Hong Kong

    ... Apple suppliers hit by disappointed quarterly revenue results Hong Kong shares slipped for a second-straight day on Thursday, falling further away from chart resistance that had stymied ... profit on recent outperformers, triggering a sharp intra-day reversal that left benchmark indexes vulnerable to further losses in the near term. Weakness in mainland markets dragged on Hong Kong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1135226/china-shares-fall-sharp-reversal-hang-seng-slips
  2. Business - Companies

    Graft trial adjourns for billionaire Kwok brothers

    Posted Oct 12th 2012, 12:53pm by Reuters in Hong Kong

    ... The billionaire Kwok brothers’ corruption trial was adjourned on Friday until January to allow the prosecution more time to gather evidence in Hong Kong’s highest-profile graft case ... corruption in the government and police. Thomas and Raymond Kwok run Sun Hung Kai Properties, the world’s second-largest property developer by stock-market value. The Kwok family is Hong Kong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1059470/hong-kongs-billionaire-kwok-brothers-face-court-graft-charges
  3. Business - Money

    Asian markets slump due to fears over central bank stimulus

    Posted Jun 13th 2013, 05:39pm by Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong Asian markets dived Thursday, with Tokyo’s Nikkei losing more than six per cent, while the dollar hit 10-week lows against the yen on expectations ... cent since hitting its peak last month, putting it in a bear market. Hong Kong shed 2.19 per cent, or 467.62 points, to end at 20,887.04 while Sydney ended 0.61 per cent lower, giving up 28.7 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/market-snapshot/article/1260001/asian-markets-slump-due-fears-over-central-bank
  4. Business - Companies

    CK Life Sciences buys top Australian salt producer

    Posted Nov 29th 2012, 03:13pm by Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong Asia’s richest man Li Ka-shing is buying Australia’s largest salt producer Cheetham Salt in a deal worth US$157 million, a subsidiary of his Cheung Kong ... Kong Life Sciences chief executive officer Kam Hing-lam said in a statement. CK Life Sciences, chaired by Li’s eldest son and heir to his Cheung Kong conglomerate, Victor, is involved ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1093823/ck-life-sciences-buys-top-australian-salt-producer
  5. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Swatch Group voices concerns over uncertain Hong Kong outlook

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 01:33am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Zurich Swatch voices concern over Hong Kong outlook Swatch Group yesterday warned of an uncertain outlook for its major market Hong Kong after reporting an 11.5 per cent fall ... of uncertainty because of this … conflict. Fewer people visit Hong Kong and our stores there. But the main problem is with wholesale. Retailers are worried and buy fewer watches. This uncertainty ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1557380/swatch-group-voices-concerns-over-uncertain-hong-kong-outlook
  6. Business - Economy - POLITICAL REFORM

    Slow pace of political reform puts Hong Kong’s competitiveness at risk

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 11:38am by Richard Wong

    ... in some mature democracies. It is starting to take a toll on our city's competitiveness. Hong Kong's functional constituencies have been held up as one of the key stumbling blocks ... inadequacy in addressing larger concerns that affect the population as a whole, in the face of local political resistance in geographical constituencies. We have seen examples of this in Hong Kong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1524372/slow-pace-political-reform-puts-hong-kongs-competitiveness-risk
  7. Business - Companies - REGULATION

    Former Hong Kong hospital chief Anthony Wu barred and fined for misconduct

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 01:06am by Howard Winn

    ... and Catherine Yen Ka-shun, a senior partner with EY, had been found guilty by a disciplinary committee of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants in December last year. The sanctions were announced yesterday. The case was related to the collapse of New China Hong Kong Group in 1999, owing creditors about HK$1.5 billion. EY and Yen were both reprimanded. EY was also fined ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1557774/former-hong-kong-hospital-chief-anthony-wu-barred-and-fined
  8. Business - Economy - THE VIEW

    Cash subsidies go only so far in reducing poverty in Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 11:22am by Richard Wong

    ... Richard Wong The plight of the poor in Hong Kong needs to be addressed, but we must recognise that cash subsidies only go so far in alleviating the problem Poverty track Tackling poverty ... be ignored. Both factors are rising in Hong Kong. That people respond to incentives is clearly revealed in the data. In the past two decades, the percentage of Hong Kong people not working "for ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1557146/cash-subsidies-go-only-so-far-reducing-poverty
  9. Business - Economy - OUTLOOK

    Confidence rising among Hong Kong's small and medium-sized firms

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 01:33am by CHIMA SAU-WAI

    ... Chim Sau-wai sauwai.chim@scmp.com Confidence rising among HK's small businesses Confidence among Hong Kong's small and medium-sized enterprises is improving but investment sentiment has fallen for two consecutive quarters, a new survey for the Hong Kong Productivity Council shows. The Standard Chartered SME Index has edged up 0.5 point to 51.3 in the outlook ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1557385/confidence-rising-among-hong-kongs-small-and-medium-sized-firms
  10. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW JAKE VAN DER KAMP

    Let spoiled airlines fund Hong Kong's third runway, not the public purse

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 12:01am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp Let spoiled airlines fund third runway, not the public purse An association representing 2,500 pilots in Hong Kong has voiced support for a third airport runway, saying ... minutes if they travel at peak hours. What horror. How can they possibly put up with it? Surely Hong Kong is obliged to remedy this breach of human rights. Don't get me wrong. I am all ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1557115/let-spoiled-airlines-fund-hong-kongs-third-runway-not-public-purse

Pages

Login

SCMP.com Account

or