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  1. Infographics - HONG KONG

    John Tsang's 2013 budget aims to spur prosperity

    Posted Mar 19th 2013, 03:01pm by SCMP Graphics

    ... SCMP Graphics Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah in his budget yesterday stressed the need for projects that will ensure growth and jobs in the long term. Here are some of the major infrastructure works Tsang is banking on to spur Hong Kong's prosperity in the coming years, and a summary of where the city's money will go to and come from in the next financial year.  ...

  2. Business - Economy - HONG KONG

    John Tsang sees better economy in Year of the Snake

    Posted Feb 12th 2013, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah, who also warned of the risks of going into the property market. "The European and US markets seem to be more stable than last year, while there are signs that the mainland economic growth is accelerating," Tsang said on his blog on Sunday. "Hong Kong's economy will improve slightly from the Year of the Dragon." But he added there were ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - HONG KONG

    Hong Kong luxury prices stagnate as new taxes bite

    Posted Mar 06th 2013, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... continue to soften in the short term, according to Joseph Tsang, managing director of property consultancy Jones Lang LaSalle in Hong Kong. Based on the company's residential price index, ... duty for all purchases of property valued at more than HK$2 million, as well as tighter mortgage lending conditions. Tsang said these latest measures would reduce sales of homes, especially ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - HONG KONG

    Hong Kong housing developers hope for better 2013

    Posted Jan 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Peggy Sito, Sandy Li, Yvonne Liu, Paggie Leung

    ... Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah announced what he called "extraordinary measures under exceptional circumstances" to stem a flow of hot money into the city. The measures included ...

  5. Property - Hong Kong & China - HONG KONG

    Stamp duty good news for first-time buyers

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... in the property market. Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah said the special stamp duty, first introduced in November 2010 to curb snap resales of homes by speculators seeking a quick profit, would ... years, with the levy on homes sold within one to three years of purchase rising to 10 per cent. Tsang also announced a buyer's stamp duty of 15 per cent would be payable on property bought ...

  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - HONG KONG

    Flat agent's rapid action sees clients save millions by avoiding new tax

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Tsang Chun-wah unveiled measures taking effect at midnight that night to curb property speculation. Henderson brought forward the official launch from Saturday. "The new tax rules mainly ...



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