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  1. Drivers say poor Link car park services fail to justify price hikes

    Posted Jul 29th 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun Nearly two-thirds of car owners in a survey say that the service provided by The Link's car parks fails to match up to their parking fees. The Link acquired the car parks when they were privatised by the Housing Authority in 2005. The surv ...

  2. Beijing not likely to raise fuel prices, says PetroChina chief

    Posted Mar 26th 2010, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... analysts polled by Thomson Reuters, and its chairman poured cold water on speculation that the government might respond to rising crude oil prices with a fuel price hike. 'I have not heard ... hike are that high because the February consumer price index hit 2.7 per cent, which is close to Beijing's 3 per cent annual target. Now is not a good time to raise prices.' ...

  3. Mainland rate rise puts the brakes on stock rally

    Posted Oct 30th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... normalisation cycle in China. 'Some [market participants] are expecting another rate hike of 25 basis points before the end of this year on the belief that both deposit growth and lending growth will accelerate in the fourth quarter,' one fund manager said. 'Depending on the pace of the rate-hike cycle, I believe it is good for the mainland economy as the government is turning to more ...

  4. China Huaneng eyes half-stake in InterGen

    Posted Aug 19th 2010, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... been frozen at times even when coal price hikes exceeded the threshold for adjustment when Beijing was fighting inflation, resulting in industry-wide losses in 2008. Even when tariffs were ...

  5. Investment holding group cautious over challenges

    Posted May 09th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... economic and earnings growth plus further rate hikes are expected to pose more challenges to global markets. Considering this combination of factors and the present outlook, caution should still ...

  6. Construction nightmare in Mid-Levels

    Posted Feb 11th 2011, 12:00am by Chloe Lai, Yvonne Liu

    ... Chloe Lai and Yvonne Liu Roger Ho Yao-sang paces back and forth in his dining room. He packs a sandwich, a bottle of hot water and some medicine in a shopping bag as if preparing for a major hike. Ho is about to go for his daily walk, a ritual since being discharged from hospital after an operation nearly two months ago. But although he lives in one of the most coveted areas ...

  7. Sai Wan not the only site at risk

    Posted Jul 21st 2010, 12:00am by Olga Wong, Vivian Li

    ... they were privately owned village areas. The sites, many of them along popular hiking routes, have remained undisturbed in the past because of lack of access and imminent development plans ...

  8. Metals group calls for boycott of Rio ore offers

    Posted May 16th 2008, 12:00am by Carol Chan

    ... still in drawn-out talks on prices for this year's contract. 'It may be a negotiation technique or bargaining chip used to force Australian miners to accept price hikes ...

  9. Developers may see profit bonanza this year

    Posted Feb 24th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to withdraw their stimulus measures, Wu cautioned. 'Then interest rate hikes will increase investors' costs and they could be forced to dump flats in a bid to cut losses,' he warned. Li ...

  10. Tsingtao expected to toast 30pc earnings increase on faster growth

    Posted Apr 06th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... volume. 'Tsingtao will have a strong [average sales price] hike, taking advantage of high brand recognition,' Ms Xia said. 'As for volume growth, our forecast of 9 per cent ...




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