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  1. Business - Companies - RETAIL

    Labour Day holiday unlikely to have boosted retail sales in Hong Kong

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 04:00am by TIFFANY AP

    ... blaming a combination of bad weather, a drop in the number of overnight mainland tourists and the latest flare-ups between locals and mainland visitors. The popular [Hong Kong] tourist districts ... not had a significant impact for several years. "I wasn't in Hong Kong on this Labour Day but my friend said the popular tourist districts didn't see that many shoppers. Guangdong ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - RETAIL

    Anger as small businesses struggle in shadow of rail link

    Posted May 10th 2014, 02:59am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... determined the impact of the archaeological findings on construction progress. Kowloon City district councillor Yang Wing-kit, who supports the shopkeepers, said: "To help them cope ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - RETAIL

    HK$1,500 fixed penalty proposed for shops that spill into the street

    Posted Mar 15th 2014, 04:11am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Young said local communities or district councils might be able to identify areas where the rules were relaxed, and cited Mong Kok's flower market as an area where the government would ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - RETAIL

    Small shops at risk due to the Link's deals with big chains, says watchdog

    Posted Dec 20th 2013, 04:29am by Amy Nip

    ... market share exceeding 60 per cent of the food retail sector, the watchdog estimated in a report released yesterday. In many districts, there is more than one supermarket chain store within ...

  5. Property - Hong Kong & China - RETAIL

    Kwai Chung industrial building to be converted into a 10-storey mall

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 05:34am by Yvonne Liu

    ... will be the first conversion to a shopping mall under the revitalisation scheme," said Chung. "But it is not our first revitalisation of an old industrial district. We completed the development ... commercial development in East Kowloon. In the Kwai Chung industrial district, Sun Hung Kai built Kowloon Commerce Centre (KCC), opposite the Luen Tai Industrial Building. The first office tower ...

  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - RETAIL

    Hong Kong retail rent growth seen at 5pc this year, says consultancy

    Posted May 01st 2013, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Jones Lang LaSalle. In its new report, the firm says the limited availability of retail space and consequently high rents in prime shopping districts continue to challenge cost-sensitive ... trip" visit to new and emerging shopping districts, including Sheung Shui, Yuen Long, Tuen Mun and Sha Tin. According to Jones Lang LaSalle's data, the number of day-trip mainland tourists, ...

  7. Property - International - RETAIL

    Carlyle Group sells prime office tower in Manhattan for US$1.3 billion

    Posted Jun 05th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Carlyle's sale of office block in prime Manhattan district sets a record on a square-foot basis Carlyle Group's US$1.3 billion deal to sell 650 Madison Avenue will set a record based on the per-sq-ft price for the office tower, driven by its retail space in the heart of midtown Manhattan's Plaza district. Crown Acquisitions, based in New York, and Highgate ...

  8. Business - RETAIL

    Hong Kong's Yata set to open three stores as weaker yen boosts sales

    Posted May 21st 2013, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... It is an old district where many of its residents have finished paying off their mortgages. Their disposable incomes are high, although the average income in the district is lower than what ...

  9. Property - Hong Kong & China - RETAIL

    Kowloon malls eye Kai Tak cruise visitors

    Posted Jun 12th 2013, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... but Man believes the area will still benefit. "The impact may not be significant at the beginning. But it will bring more tourists into the districts in the long term and about 18 cruise ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - RETAIL

    Border-town residents say traders cost them dear

    Posted Apr 17th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... who were questioned along with the 705 Sheung Shui and Fanling residents in the survey commissioned by North District Council. The survey found everyday items like shampoo and disinfectant ... because of the traders. However, the survey found, overall, supply was sufficient in local stores when compared with other districts in the city. More than half of the interviewees wanted to see ...




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