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  1. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    New property tax a blow to the Hong Kong dream

    Posted Nov 05th 2012, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... George Chen george.chen@scmp.com Government move to impose extra housing stamp duty on non-permanent residents penalises many taxpayers hoping to find a place to call home New property tax leaves many missing the Hong Kong dream We all know about the Amer ...

  2. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    Hong Kong's top ranking for economic freedom feels a good laugh

    Posted Jan 20th 2014, 12:15am by George Chen

    ... the city's economy has become in recent years? The right-wing US think tank ranked Hong Kong the world's freest economy for the 20th consecutive year last week, but many expatriates and locals ...

  3. Business - Banking & Finance - MR. SHANGKONG

    Don't just blame pollution for the flood of fleeing expats

    Posted May 13th 2013, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... pollution for the flood of fleeing expats I think I have read more than enough about why some expatriates have decided to leave the mainland and why now. Articles and blogs are awash with complaints ... challenge facing many multinationals in China, the chamber told the media. Apparently this was enough to prompt many expatriate departures. I agree that environmental issues are important ...

  4. Business - Banking & Finance - MR. SHANGKONG

    Hong Kong may have its own way around bankers' bonus caps

    Posted Dec 17th 2012, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... adjusting the structure of payrolls for their staff, especially at the senior level. For example, some banks removed the housing allowance for some mid- and senior-level expatriate staff. That could ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - MR. SHANGKONG

    Asian trio the new hunting ground for job opportunities

    Posted Nov 26th 2012, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... And speaking of Hong Kong, the former British colony has long attracted foreign professional workers. But fast-rising rents have forced many expatriates to think twice about relocating to the city, ...

  6. Business - Banking & Finance - MR. SHANGKONG

    Hong Kong banks and bankers seek cheaper rents

    Posted Oct 15th 2012, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... amount of your housing after it is counted into your salary," explains an expatriate banker, adding that some of his friends now get only half or less of their original housing allowances. ...

  7. Comment - Blogs - MR. SHANGKONG

    Jockeying for position

    Posted Aug 22nd 2012, 12:17pm by George Chen

    ... for well-paid expatriate bankers. Over the past three years, bankers in Hong Kong have been busy increasing offshore yuan-related transactions. Financial institutions have built up a pool of yuan ...



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