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  1. Towering tribute to financial capital

    Posted Sep 16th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The shimmering International Finance Centre helps underpin Hong Kong's status as the financial capital of Asia. Developers describe the complex as a city within a city. The 4.7 ... business address, IFC has attracted some notable tenants. As the name implies, financial service companies are seen as key corporate partners; it's no coincidence that the Hong Kong Monetary ...

  2. Beijing planning high-end financial hub in Chaoyang

    Posted Aug 30th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Irene Wang Beijing's wealthiest area will try to attract high-end investors to its central business district in a bid to transform it into an international financial hub supporting ... Kong.' However, there are some doubts about the logic of establishing a financial sector in Chaoyang when Beijing already has its Finance Street in the Xicheng district, and Shanghai boasts its ...

  3. Singapore's financial shepherds should avoid dancing with wolves

    Posted Dec 10th 2004, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... as a regional financial centre.' South China Morning Post December 9 AND RIGHT BESIDE this statement on the front page of our business section yesterday we displayed a photo of the Singapore chief ... That scandal made a mockery of securities regulation in Singapore and it does not take many such incidents to detract from a financial centre's reputation. The losses in the CAO case may ...

  4. Praise and brickbats for financial reforms

    Posted Aug 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Deng Xiaoping introduced the policies which made the city an international financial centre.' But a worker laid off from a state company and now working as a low-paid security guard ... Staff Reporters On the streets of the mainland's largest cities in the lead-up to the anniversary, praise for the financial reforms introduced by Deng Xiaoping was tempered with some ...

  5. Bureaus' financial records attacked

    Posted Dec 30th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... tens of millions of yuan. The financial irregularities were committed by the bureaus of science, technology and information, environmental protection, urban management, communications and water ... treatment to buy luxury jeeps, the report said. The auditors said managers of the Donghu Hospital, the city's largest dedicated Sars-treatment centre, had handed out big bonuses to employees ...

  6. Patriotism debate takes centre stage

    Posted Mar 27th 2004, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... 'sacrifice yourself for the country' on the general's back when he was a young man. Mrs Tang is, of course, the mother of Financial Secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen. Neither the police nor Mr ...

  7. Lawsuit 'tarnishes HK's financial reputation'

    Posted Dec 17th 2004, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... damaged Hong Kong's reputation as a financial centre and could affect any future government plans to sell off other assets, economists and politicians said yesterday. Investors who have ... these things challenged it shuts certain doors to us and certain opportunities for us that will gravitate towards other international centres,' he said. 'I don't think that's ...

  8. StanChart unit offers financial grounding

    Posted Feb 19th 2004, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... Chris Davis The long-established bank's FCI division is committed to raising standards in the industry and educating the next generation of financiers For those interested in a career in the financial services sector, the Financial Career Institute (FCI), a subsidiary of Standard Chartered Bank, offers programmes grounded in the finance and banking industry. Programmes include banking ...

  9. The mainland's toughest financial problem

    Posted Apr 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... bigger financial problem lurking in China: the impoverishment of local government. This is the legacy of the last major fiscal reform, in 1994. This aimed to increase the 'two ratios'- ... provinces will simply have to swallow the resulting revenue losses; poor provinces will get subsidies from the centre. Ideally, however, rich provinces should also give up the VAT-compensation ...

  10. Financial guru spreads secrets of his success

    Posted Nov 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Caryn Yap

    ... Caryn Yap Look to Monopoly board for guidance, says Robert Kiyosaki Monopoly is the secret to success, Rich Dad, Poor Dad author and financial guru Robert Kiyosaki told 3,000 disciples at the Convention and Exhibition Centre last night. 'The formula for great wealth is on the Monopoly board- four green houses and one red hotel,' he said. 'You don't become rich ...




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