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  1. Global body seeks real estate agent law change

    Posted Jan 21st 2011, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito An international industry watchdog has called on Hong Kong to incorporate its new global guidelines into the local law that regulates real estate agents. The Royal Institution ... Asia Knowledge and Professional Groups Board. 'The announcement of the first edition of the RICS Guidance Note on Real Estate Agency and Brokerage Standards is timely for Hong Kong.' ...

  2. Toll Global targets automotive logistics sector on mainland

    Posted Aug 17th 2010, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... Keith Wallis Toll Global Logistics is eyeing China's burgeoning automotive industry as the company, an offshoot of Australia's Toll Group, consolidates its presence ... yesterday by Wayne Hunt, chief executive and president of Singapore-based Toll Global Logistics, who mapped out the firm's future strategy in China. This followed the integration of its former ...

  3. Ex-policeman stole HK$4.2m in global fraud

    Posted May 04th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... that they hacked a computer network used by RBS WorldPay- a division of the Royal Bank of Scotland- one of the leading global payment processing businesses. The ring was accused of compromising ... Wong before they made a withdrawal each time, Cheung told police. Wong's mobile phone, seized during a home search, was found to contain 137 sets of account numbers. Police later confirmed ...

  4. Longyuan has global ambitions in wind power

    Posted Nov 27th 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun China Longyuan Power Group Corp, Asia's largest generator of wind power, is seeking a bigger share of the global wind power generation market, underpinned by strong growth ... times higher than last year. Xie Changjun, the president and an executive director of Longyuan, said profit would be mainly driven by fast-growing consolidated installed wind power capacity, ...

  5. CIC considers buying into global luxury goods firms

    Posted Mar 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... declined to comment, as did CIC. Global same-store sales at luxury retailers were expected to contract 15 per cent this year and about 4 per cent next year, a Sanford C. Bernstein said in a report ... at Sanford Bernstein. 'I don't think the majority owners would want to sell at a time like this either, with multiples so low.' A consumer sector banker said: 'Richemont and LVMH ...

  6. State of global apparel industry under spotlight

    Posted Mar 11th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by shortening the cycle time and thereby improving overall productivity. 'A global standard can help raw material suppliers and garment manufacturers tighten production schedules, manage global ... Leaders from the international apparel industry- and about 400 delegates worldwide- will discuss the unprecedented challenges brought about by the troubled global economy. These issues ...

  7. Lenovo's global push fails to lift demand

    Posted Jan 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... buying season fell for the first time since 2006, analysts said. 'Lenovo's struggles reflected the softening worldwide economy,' said Loren Loverde, a program director at research firm International Data Corp (IDC). Following six years of growth, the personal computer industry saw the economic crisis hold back demand in the fourth quarter, when global shipment growth ...

  8. Lenovo hopes to ride out global downturn

    Posted Jan 01st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... personal computer supplier also saw competition intensify from global rivals Hewlett-Packard, Dell and Acer as a deepening economic crisis slowed total industry sales. Lenovo capped the year ... These were its first global products since taking over IBM's ThinkPad and ThinkCentre lines meant for the business and professional market segments. That was followed by the announcement ...

  9. Global markets end week on high note

    Posted Sep 20th 2008, 12:00am by Nick Westra

    ... of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, reminded investors to keep a cautious view on the global market movement and said the credit crunch would continue for 'some time'. 'There are still ... as hopeful investors set off a global equity rally following news of a sweeping United States plan to tackle the credit crisis. Hong Kong and mainland stocks soared, lifting their benchmarks 9.61 per ...

  10. Global company founded by a gifted South African entrepreneur

    Posted Jun 25th 2005, 12:00am by Tim Metcalfe

    ... the gifts made and delivering them. Then he would set off on holiday for six months. The business plan suited a young man who wanted to see the world, but how times have changed. Following Mr ... a network of offices around the world to support its Hong Kong headquarters. Such was the company's international success that it attracted the attention of Global Promo Group (GPG), ...




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