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  1. Gas chief indicates no price rise this year

    Posted Mar 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong and China Gas (Towngas) chairman Lee Shau Kee yesterday hinted that gas prices would not increase this year despite rising inflation. But the tycoon said there had been no increase in gas prices for 10 years and this situation could not continue forever. 'The government do not want us to increase the prices but if you just increase them by just 1 or 2 per cent, ...

  2. CLP's stockpiling of diesel spurs cost fears

    Posted Aug 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... within the transport industry that CLP's increased fuel purchases had caused the recent rise in diesel prices. A CLP Power spokeswoman declined to give details about its recent diesel ... Joyce Ng and Cheung Chi-fai CLP Power is reportedly stockpiling costly diesel as a contingency for fuel, as it needs several months to repair its Castle Peak coal power plant ...

  3. Fuel prices still stable

    Posted Sep 05th 2007, 12:00am by Carol Chan

    ... (Sinopec)- have not asked the government to raise fuel prices to reflect the increased crude oil costs. The National Development and Reform Commission vice-chairman Bi Jingquan yesterday said the oil producers recorded earnings growth in the first seven months of this year. High oil prices are squeezing profit margins of refiners who need to buy crude as raw material to make fuel products ...

  4. News - Hong Kong

    Hong Kong consumer prices rise 4.1pc in 2012

    Posted Jan 21st 2013, 06:08pm by Lai Ying-kit

    ... Lai Ying-kit Inflation remains steady at 3.7pc during November, December Consumer prices in Hong Kong rose by 4.1 per cent last year over the previous year, the Census and Statistics ... the department on Monday also released consumer price figures for December. December’s inflation remained at 3.7 per cent, the same rate as in November, the department said. The increase would be 3.8 per ...

  5. Lai See

    Posted Apr 11th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... anyone that the company's share price rose 83 per cent during the year. The biggest beneficiary of that increase were the Fung brothers, whose privately held King Lun Holdings controls 33.7 ... tall. Asked whether Sinopec would follow PetroChina in cutting petrol pump prices in Beijing, Mr Chen replied: 'Why should Sinopec lower its price? Our brand image, service quality ...

  6. Business - Comment - THE INSIDER

    Directors dip into cement buys as share prices fall

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 12:00am by Robert Halili

    ... Robert Halili Concrete plays by insiders grab attention amid announcements of falls in company earnings Directors dip into cement buys as share prices fall Company directors bought fewer ... of sharp drops in their share prices and announcements of steep falls in earnings this month. Chairman Zhang Jimin recorded his first on-market trades in cement producer West China Cement since ...

  7. Tycoon rules out big fall in home prices

    Posted Mar 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying. Home prices would see support on the back of limited land supply, increasing inflation, rising construction costs and a low interest rate environment, ... he said. Taking into account rising costs and increasing inflation, Hong Kong home prices would not see any dramatic fall. Earlier this month, Li publicly backed Henry Tang Ying-yen ...

  8. HK's inflation rate hits 7.9pc

    Posted Aug 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... with the runaway cost of food and rent. The year-on-year rise in July's consumer price index was significantly higher than the 5.6 per cent increase recorded in June. The government attributed this to rises in rent and food prices as well as fees for overseas package tours- thanks to the weakening US dollar, to which the city's currency is pegged. A government spokesman warned ...

  9. 7-Eleven attacked for 23pc price rise

    Posted Jan 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com They claim to offer unrivalled convenience: but the inconvenient truth is that prices at your local 7-Eleven have crept up by almost a quarter in just three months, according to a new study. Prices have been bumped on everything from noodles to napkins and chocolates to condoms at the ubiquitous store chain, according to research by the Labour Party. ...

  10. Low pricing in Huazhong's favour

    Posted Dec 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... million. The price would be fixed on January 6. Most listings this year, including that of the world's largest listed jewellery chain, Chow Tai Fook, fell below their offer prices when they began trading. Li Kwok-suen, a fund manager at Phillip Capital Management, said the small size and low pricing of Huazhong's offering might attract buyers to the issue. Listing sponsor ...




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