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  1. Beijing, Shanghai overtake HK on expatriate costs

    Posted Jun 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... for expatriates. They said the weak US dollar and inflation on the mainland were the reasons. 'The cost of living differential between [mainland cities and Hong Kong] has consistently narrowed since ...

  2. Lakeville Regency draws expatriates

    Posted May 19th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... THE ONGOING SALE of Lakeville Regency, developed by Shui On Land, reflects strong buying interest from the Hong Kong and expatriate communities in Shanghai. So far about 40 per cent of the buyers are from Hong Kong. Another 25 per cent are from the United States and Europe, and 35 per cent are from Taiwan and the rest of Asia. The expatriates are working and living in Shanghai ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Expat rental rates to keep on rising in Shanghai

    Posted Apr 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com Expat rental rates to keep on rising in Shanghai Rental rates for expatriate housing in Shanghai are expected to increase by as much as 8 per cent this year ... workers deployed to Shanghai is expected to remain strong this year, raising demand for expatriate housing, especially in the Pudong area, Knight Frank noted in its "Shanghai Expatriate ...

  4. HK narrows gap with mainland on expat costs of living

    Posted Aug 07th 2007, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu The falling US dollar and the rising yuan have narrowed the advantage Beijing and Shanghai enjoy over Hong Kong in costs of living for expatriates, a worldwide survey shows. But ECA International, which carried out the survey, said Hong Kong could not draw much satisfaction from its findings. Worsening air pollution and the lack of school places could put expatriates ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Shanghai villas see strong demand

    Posted Jul 25th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jasmine Wang Limited supply and steady inflow of expatriate staff underpin high-end rental market A steady inflow of expatriates and limited fresh supply due to land policies will underpin ... registered expatriates- 11.8 per cent up from the previous year. Larry Hu, head of residential consultancy at Knight Frank Shanghai, said he was optimistic about the outlook for the villa market. ...

  7. 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, ...

  8. Shama Luxe adds luxury touch to competitive market

    Posted Mar 14th 2007, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Luxe. With the continued influx of multinational corporations and the rising number of expatriate arrivals, property consultants said there would be huge demand for top-end serviced flats. Property consultant CB Richard Ellis said high standards of service and stable demand from expatriates continued to benefit the serviced apartment market by driving a relatively steady rental ...

  9. HK's springboard role 'unshaken'

    Posted Jul 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to encourage more women to work. 45% The upper end of Shanghai's individual tax rate, a particular worry for well-paid expatriate bankers, in light of Hong Kong's 15 per cent ...

  10. Lai See

    Posted Apr 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Singapore is the most livable city for Asian expatriates, ranking well ahead of Hong Kong, where the air quality is now among the worst in the world, according to human resources consultancy ECA ... globally for Asian expatriates in 2012, unchanged from a year ago, with Sydney coming in at No 2. Hong Kong ranked 11th. ...




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