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  1. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    LVMH sales slow in Hong Kong as Chinese demand drops globally

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 11:58am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Paris LVMH hit hard by sharp drop in demand in city LVMH has seen a drop in demand from Chinese buyers in its home market and overseas, as well as a slowdown in Hong Kong ... It also said fewer tourists, particularly from mainland China, were shopping in Hong Kong because of pro-democracy protests. Many leading luxury brands generate more than 10 per cent ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - EARNINGS

    Wheelock's core profit falls 25pc but full-year sales target met early

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 01:12am by Peggy Sito

    ... of Kensington Hill, a 75-unit residential redevelopment in High Street in Hong Kong Island's Western district in the second half. ... billion from selling Hong Kong properties during the period. These included the sale of a tower of the twin-tower One Bay East in Kwun Tong to US banking group Citi for HK$5.42 billion ...

  3. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Interim underlying profit at Swire Properties jumps 34pc

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 03:20pm by PEGGY SITO AND YVONNE LIU

    ... The company is confident about the future performance of its retail properties such as Pacific Place and the Taikoo Shing mall. "The fall in retail sales in Hong Kong has resulted in retailers becoming more cautious. However, this is not expected to have a significant adverse effect on Swire Properties' retail properties in Hong Kong which remain fully let," a company report ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - EARNINGS

    Cheung Kong blames profit fall on developer discounts and incentives

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 02:06am by Sandy Li

    ... profit slips 1 pc Cheung Kong (Holdings) said yesterday that its first-half core profit slipped 1 per cent to HK$7.13 billion as price discounts and incentives being offered by developers in Hong ... of the discounts," he said. Cheung Kong's property sales in the first-half edged up 1.62 per cent to HK$12.52 billion as government cooling measures to curb demand in Hong Kong and on the mainland took ...

  5. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Wharf's purchase of Crawford House in Central marks strategic shift

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 02:15pm by Peggy Sito

    ... acquisitions in the short term," said Ng, adding that "the company would probably look for new investment properties on the mainland and in Hong Kong". The core profit of its investment ... billion. Revenue increased by 10 per cent to HK$16.32 billion. The company is confident its shopping malls will continue to outperform the market. Hong Kong retail sales in the first half ...

  6. Business - Banking & Finance - EARNINGS

    Newly listed banks see profits soar

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 09:44am by DON WEINLAND

    ... Don Weinland don.weinland@scmp.com Two of the newest mainland banks to enter the Hong Kong market posted high profit growth, as well as high impairment charges, for the first half of the year. Bank of Chongqing, which listed in October, said in a filing to the Hong Kong stock exchange late on Tuesday that net profit in the first six months of the year hit 1.66 billion yuan ...

  7. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Peninsula hotel owner sees profit rise by 73 per cent

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 03:25pm by TIFFANY AP

    ... Tiffany Ap tiffany.ap@scmp.com Peninsula owner sees profit up 73pc Hong Kong & Shanghai Hotels, which operates the luxury hotel chain Peninsula, posted underlying interim profit of HK$293 million, up 73 per cent from a year ago. Chief executive Clement Kwok King-man said that occupancy rates at its Hong Kong flagship hotel had not yet been affected by a slowdown in luxury ...

  8. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Hysan Development posts 4.7pc gain in underlying interim profit

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 02:57pm by Sandy Li

    ... earlier. "Last year, our internal study forecast [that] Hong Kong retail sales just grew 4 or 5 per cent, compared to the market's expectation of a 12 per cent increase. We were the most ... it would be "no worse than last year". According to government statistics, Hong Kong retail sales in the first half of this year decreased 1.3 per cent- the worst first-half performance ...

  9. Business - Banking & Finance - EARNINGS

    Bank of China beats expectations with 11pc boost in first-half profit

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 01:34am by DON WEINLAND

    ... last year. Analysts projected the mainland's biggest state-owned banks to grow profits between 7 and 9 per cent in the first half. At BOC Hong Kong (Holdings), which is majority owned ... to the banks have become more expensive." Overall impaired loans at BOC Hong Kong stayed low at just 0.31 per cent of total lending. However, bad loans from its mainland operations soared compared ...

  10. Property - Hong Kong & China - EARNINGS

    Kerry expects to hit sales target despite 56pc profit plunge in first half

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 01:48pm by Sandy Li

    ... period. Turnover dropped 20.18 per cent to HK$6.17 billion. [The relaxation of housing curbs] alone is insufficient to move prices WONG SIU-KONG, KERRY PROPERTIES A dividend of 30 HK cents per ... for sale, Wong said. Chairman Wong Siu-kong said the recent loosening of housing restrictions on the mainland had boosted market sentiment. "But this (the relaxation of housing curbs) alone ...




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