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  1. CSRC publishes list of IPO hopefuls for first time

    Posted Feb 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com Beijing has for the first time released the names of 515 companies seeking approval for initial public offerings, in an effort to make the system more transparent. The list was published on the website of the market watchdog, the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) and will be updated weekly. Commission chairman Guo Shuqing, ...

  2. Jobless rate drops for first time since the meltdown

    Posted Oct 20th 2009, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung The unemployment rate has declined for the first time since the global financial crisis hit Hong Kong last autumn, but economists do not expect the trend to continue. It fell to 5.3 per cent for the months of July, August and September, 0.1 of a percentage point less than the rate in June, July and August, the Census and Statistics Department said. 'As business ...

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    Low value lifts Coach takeover odds

    Posted Mar 07th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... competition from other handbag makers such as Michael Kors, Tory Burch and Fifth & Pacific's Kate Spade. Coach said in January that it failed for the first time to gain or hold North American ... Bloomberg in New York Low value lifts Coach takeover odds Coach's handbags and shoes are being offered to buyers at one of the biggest bargains among luxury brands. Shares of Coach ...

  4. Greek euro exit fears rattle stock markets

    Posted May 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... at Societe Generale, suggested China might also help first-time home buyers to fuel growth, but said a 180-degree turn from its existing cooling policy was highly unlikely. She also said China ... Last night, jittery investors pushed Spanish 10-year bond yields above 6.2 per cent yesterday for the first time in more than five months, while German, Finnish and Dutch yields reached record ...

  5. Deals fall as tighter credit, weaker stocks hit demand

    Posted Dec 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... announce new measures to regulate the market, Lau said. He believed total property sales would fall below 10,000 this month, the first time in nine months. Despite falling sales volumes, prices ... In the secondary markets of 10 major housing estates monitored by Centaline Property Agency, a total of 591 deals were recorded in November, 17 per cent less than the transactions in October. Buyer ...

  6. SOEs ordered to use equity exchanges

    Posted Feb 09th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... information about their own status and the assets to be sold properly on the exchange platform,' the Xinhua News Service reported. 'This is the first time Sasac has stipulated in an official ... this policy has been discussed informally, this is the first time it has been enacted publicly, having taken effect at the beginning of this month. In other comments, Mr Li hinted that the pace ...

  7. Property sector next to get stimulus shot

    Posted Feb 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... extended preferential loan conditions enjoyed by first-time buyers to those buying second flats, cut various taxes on property sales and allowed local governments more policy flexibility to boost ... said the central government might still consider implementing a more nationally co-ordinated policy on tax cuts for property purchases and lower initial deposit requirements for buyers. Mr Ngan ...

  8. Strong H Cube sales unlikely to boost home values

    Posted Jan 24th 2007, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li Nan Fung project in Tsuen Wan manages to sell 350 units over the weekend using low prices to draw first-time buyers Signs of improvement in the mass residential market have ... project, H Cube, in Tsuen Wan using a low-price strategy. The flats, aimed at first-time buyers, were sold at an average of HK$3,300 per square foot with some units selling for just HK$1 million. ...

  9. Business Digest

    Posted Jun 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hutchison whampoa issues 10-year euro bonds Hutchison Whampoa sought to raise Euro1 billion ($9.4 billion) from the sale of 10-year bonds last night, marking the first time the Hong Kong ... store and mail order group, confirmed yesterday that it was in talks with four prospective buyers to sell 75 of its stores. But none of the proposed buyers were Hong Kong companies. Li & ...

  10. Index can't shake off the blues

    Posted May 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... 20,000 for the first time since January 19. The index fell for a seventh consecutive day on continuing bad news from the euro zone and disappointing economic data from the mainland. It dropped ... Financial Planning, said buyers would continue to shy away from Chinese financial stocks, resources stocks and export-driven stocks until the dust settled. Mid-cap and small-cap stocks ...




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