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  1. Hong Kong is No1 financial centre

    Posted Dec 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to follow. 'This is the first time ever for an Asian financial centre to be given the top spot,' said Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah. Tsang said he was pleased that the WEF had ... as a financial centre always fell behind New York, London or Tokyo,' said Raymond Yeung, an economist at ANZ. 'The change could be partly attributed to Hong Kong's geographic advantage ...

  2. HK as a world financial centre? Sorry, professor, it's just one more of those tall stories

    Posted Feb 13th 2011, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... again- dream, dream, dream. This time Prof Chan dreams of making Hong Kong as big a financial centre as London or New York within five years by pitching listings to poor Chinese provinces. He has ... is no international financial centre. It is hardly even a regional one. It is only a country one. We specialise in China business. When the chance came along to widen the geographical scope of this business ...


    Posted Apr 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong is a buzzing 'world city' and global financial centre, but it also has an interesting cultural heritage tucked away between the skyscrapers. Here are some venues offering an insight into its past. ...

  4. Hong Kong Inc

    Posted Oct 16th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In his policy address the chief executive said it was important to enhance the city's status as a global financial centre. Given the world's present economic woes is this a realistic goal? Write to us. ...

  5. Events

    Posted Mar 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kinwick Centre, Central. Hong Kong Foreign Financial Institutions Association lunch: 'Will Shanghai become an international financial centre by 2020?' Hong Kong Club. Tomorrow: Joint chamber briefing: US financial crisis. Hong Kong Jockey Club. ...

  6. Finance chief plays down Shanghai threat

    Posted Mar 27th 2009, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... an international financial centre, saying China could accommodate two global financial hubs. But Li Ka-shing, chairman of Cheung Kong (Holdings), said Hong Kong would face intense competition as Shanghai developed into an international financial centre, while a mainland economist urged Hong Kong to become more competitive to maintain its edge over other cities in the region. Financial Secretary John ...

  7. Events

    Posted Jul 06th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... manufacturing. HKPC Building, Kowloon Tong. Wednesday, July 8: Canadian Chamber of Commerce luncheon: 'The roles of Hong Kong, Shanghai and Beijing as financial centres in a China banking strategy'. Kinwick Centre, Central. ...

  8. Liquid asset

    Posted Dec 08th 2008, 12:00am by Anthony Cheung

    ... Hong Kong has worked far too hard to throw away its status as a global financial centre, writes Anthony Cheung The impact of the global financial tsunami seems to have exposed Hong Kong's economic vulnerabilities in similar ways to other global financial centres like London and New York. Both the banking and financial services sectors are experiencing setbacks, slowdowns ...

  9. The future is in finance

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

    ... financial centre. ASHLEY LEE, Yuen Long ... to commit crimes; arrests of prostitutes and illegal workers have risen. And after the shopping malls, Hong Kong has no long-term appeal. Hong Kong's real strength is its financial services. ...

  10. Review financial tactics, HK told

    Posted Jan 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng Hong Kong should rethink its strategy to cement its position as an international financial centre in the face of challenges that will come its way in the next five to 10 years, ... is going to happen to our role as a financial centre? The role of the Hong Kong dollar versus the US dollar and the renminbi? The impact will not be felt immediately, but that is an issue ...




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