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  1. Euro-zone woes set to erode office rents in Central

    Posted Jul 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... triggered by the euro-zone sovereign debt crisis to push rentals down in the second half as corporates migrate to cheaper areas of Hong Kong. A Cushman and Wakefield study found that grade A office ... if the euro-zone crisis worsens. Siu said demand for bigger areas- those of more than 20,000 sq ft- remained weak in greater Central, and companies were still trying to save on rent, reflecting ...

  2. Expats rush in to escape Euro-woes

    Posted Jul 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... is perhaps an internship which pays you 500 euros [HK$4,700].' Although Fitchett recognises that Hong Kong is a better place to live in for a foreigner, he said he would consider moving back ...

  3. Hong Kong moneymen join ride to rescue euro

    Posted Jun 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in an interview in Beijing on Monday that China had already taken precautions for a worst-case scenario in the euro zone. 'A total collapse of the euro zone is very unlikely because no one ... with any fallout from the euro zone. The two have been briefed by chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying to keep a close watch on the crisis. Europe's financial difficulties could deteriorate ...

  4. Beijing urged to cushion euro blow

    Posted May 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to a two-year low this year of 7.6 per cent, and the damage would be even greater if the euro-zone crisis worsened. 'With the EU accounting for one-third of global import demand, a recession ... the pinch of the euro-zone debt crisis and wobbly demand in North America, and feared the worst was yet to come. 'The operating environment in the Pearl River Delta is deteriorating ...

  5. Weaker euro and inflation push up HK's global cost-of-living ranking

    Posted Dec 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung Hong Kong leapt 20 places in a global cost-of-living index for expatriates this year, to 32nd place, because of the weaker euro and the city's relatively high rate ... but the fall of the euro has pushed Hong Kong up on the list,' Lee Quane, the Asian regional director for ECA, said. 'Also, the price of items in Hong Kong is increasing at a faster rate than ...

  6. Yuan on road to euro status, experts say

    Posted Apr 10th 2009, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... for it to become a regional standard similar to the euro, mainland experts say. It was also an essential step in strengthening its position in the international currency system. The pilot-scheme announced ... become a regional standard similar to the euro.' ...

  7. Football fest as Euro fever hits HK

    Posted Jun 04th 2008, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... 15 at the Mong Kok shopping mall. It is the first such activity to be held in Hong Kong. Euro 2008- the continent's premier football tournament held every four years- will take place in Austria and Switzerland from June 7-29. 'By organising the adidas Euro 2008TM Together as one Football Competition, we invite all Hong Kong football fans to enjoy this long-anticipated ...

  8. PCCW poaches Euro 2008 finals from i-Cable

    Posted Dec 09th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Frederick Yeung PCCW has won the exclusive rights to air Uefa Euro 2008 football tournament in Hong Kong, the second major sports event it has poached from rival i-Cable Communications ... watchers estimated that PCCW spent about US$200 million to beat Cable TV's offer. The broadcasting rights for Euro 2008 are worth about HK$10 million to HK$20 million, as it is only ...

  9. Enjoying Euro with North Point's fools for footy

    Posted Jun 21st 2004, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... in their body and virtually every single one is tuning in to Euro 2004 and the reason is because... I don't know. I really don't know. It's like trying to crack the Da Vinci Code. ... clowns in bow ties are barking at a panel of, I guess, experts. It's called Euro A Go Go and soon they are hitting each other with noise makers and dancing like fools. I ask the bartender ...

  10. Pubs going into extra time for Euro 2004

    Posted Jun 09th 2004, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... Elaine Wu Pubs across Hong Kong will extend their opening hours during Euro 2004 to cater to customers thirsty for football action. Six pubs in Lan Kwai Fong- California, Whiskey Priest, C Bar, Music Room Live, Bulldogs and Al's Diner- will screen the opening ceremony this Saturday, as well as the much-anticipated game between England and France at 2.45am on Monday, local ...




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