• Thursday
  • September 18, 2014
  • Last updated: 7:41am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 765 for financial industry

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Industry targets online advertising revenue in tough times

    Posted Dec 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Frederick Yeung While companies are scaling back their advertising budgets during the financial crisis, media organisations are exploring new revenue streams. Online media is undoubtedly ... The internet ranked third among media platforms, behind television and newspapers. Financial newspaper Hong Kong Economic Journal is exploring online property classified ads. Sources said the plan ...

  2. Industry data and Taiwan hopes spark rise in region

    Posted May 05th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the world's third-largest economy may be on the mend after being roiled by the global financial crisis in the past six months. Such indices are being closely watched as they signal rising demand ... market, rather than anything related to the company's business.' Fubon Bank (Hong Kong), controlled by Taiwan's Fubon Financial Holding, rose 12.03 per cent while Taiwan cement ...

  3. Plot thickens in Air Canada industrial spying case

    Posted Dec 07th 2004, 12:00am by John Gray

    ... that the national airline was suffering the ill effects of industrial espionage. Then one day last spring, a disaffected employee at WestJet Airlines telephoned an Air Canada executive to reveal ... suit in what may be the biggest case of industrial espionage in Canadian history. The suit alleges that WestJet hacked into Air Canada computers to get vital information on the airline's ...

  4. Shanghai Industrial plugs profit hole

    Posted Oct 31st 2003, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng With $9 billion earmarked for its water supply business, the group hopes to make up for the disposal of key assets Shanghai Industrial Holdings will pour 10 billion yuan (HK$9.29 ... talks will precede contract signing of the Xiamen and Zhenjiang ventures, which will require a combined one billion yuan. Shanghai Industrial chairman Cai Laixing said the projects were expected ...

  5. Industry antennae tuned to TVB for its 2005 rate card

    Posted Oct 20th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... No1 TV station will be presenting its 2005 ad rate cards to media buyers and the impact will be felt across the industry. TVB prices are not only closely watched by peers like Asia Television ... 'The presentation of financial data suggests our local knowledge and worldwide expertise.' A 30-year-old mother with a baby in her arms on the Admiralty platform said: 'It ...

  6. Xtep prices IPO at low end to raise HK$2.2b

    Posted May 29th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the consumer industry,' one source said. JP Morgan and UBS, which are handling the deal for Xtep, declined to comment. Yiu Chin, a director of financial analysis at Altruist Financial Group, said ...

  7. Political factors far outweigh financial gains in yuan bonds

    Posted Sep 04th 2010, 12:00am by Shirley Yam

    ... Hopewell Holdings, the first non-financial foreign firm to issue a yuan bond, has no problem paying in yuan, because it operates several toll roads in southern China. And McDonald's sells ... to promote greater use of the yuan. 'The question is, with yuan income, a need for yuan and guanxi, why would one need a yuan bond?' said a financial controller who has been lobbied ...

  8. ATV breaks 30-year industry practice with new ratings study

    Posted Jan 19th 2011, 12:00am by Elaine Yau, Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow and Elaine Yau ATV has bailed on fellow industry players for the first time in 30 years to independently adopt a different way of measuring the ratings of its television ... recognised industry standard measurement for TV ad placements,' he said. 'Now that... we have only TVB's ratings, more ads might go to TVB, and this will just boost TVB's ...

  9. A creative industry in fine voice

    Posted Aug 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... and subtitling for films and TV programmes. Industry players say Hong Kong's status in the field, helped by its bilingual and multicultural nature and efficient business environment, will be further ... as a hub, because our industry really depends on the availability of talent,' Tang says from his office in Singapore. Hong Kong hopes to enhance its hub status as the mainland aspires to become ...

  10. Deals show growing maturity of Taiwan financial sector

    Posted Jul 25th 2005, 12:00am by Tim Culpan

    ... Tim Culpan in Taipei Consolidation in Taiwan's financial services sector has reached a critical stage, boosting the government's chances of hitting targets in a second phase of sector reform. Taishin Financial Holding's purchase of a stake in Chang Hwa Commercial Bank on Friday was the second major banking deal in as many weeks. Just one week earlier, regulators ...




SCMP.com Account