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  1. Flower market renovation a thorny issue

    Posted Apr 25th 2010, 12:00am by Christopher Dewolf

    ... Christopher DeWolf There are many easy things in life, but selling flowers, apparently, isn't one of them. Even in one of Hong Kong's most famous streets. For more than 30 years, ... and perpetuating itself through commercial opportunities,' he said. Flower merchants have clustered around the road for more than a century. Before 1898, when Hong Kong's territory extended only ...

  2. Hong Kong regulator goes after CEO in jail

    Posted Mar 05th 2011, 12:00am by Amanda Lee, Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man and Amanda Lee A Hong Kong court has given the Securities and Futures Commission permission to serve a lawsuit on former China Forestry chief executive Li Hanchun, currently ... million yuan (HK$35.5 million). He was relieved of his post just under three weeks ago. Mr Justice Andrew Chung On-tak granted leave to serve legal papers outside Hong Kong after the securities ...

  3. A leveraged play on Hong Kong's bear market

    Posted Aug 15th 2008, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... with Tom Holland At first glance the 6 per cent decline in second-quarter earnings announced on Wednesday by Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing doesn't look too bad. In fact, it looks ... incentive to go to London, with its deeper investor pool and more experienced analyst coverage, than to list in Hong Kong. So HKEx will continue to rely on its traditional revenue streams. ...

  4. Hong Kong hubs a new blueprint for Chinese cities

    Posted Mar 09th 2011, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih Urban designers believe mainland China should adopt the Japanese and Hong Kong model of creating independent urban hubs connected by rail in order to make its cities more ... vice-chairman of Ronald Lu & Partners, a Hong Kong architecture and design firm. 'I see such towns developing in China in the coming years. That's the most efficient model we have ...

  5. Battle looms over private health care

    Posted Jun 07th 2010, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Ella Lee Prospective new players in the Hong Kong private hospitals market say they want to bring changes to a sector that has been lacking competition for years. Fee transparency through ... organisations showing interest, including Great Eagle Group, Baptist University, Union Hospital and Asia Financial Holdings. Asia Financial Holdings, a listed investment company in Hong Kong ...

  6. Hackers take aim at affluent Hong Kong

    Posted Nov 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Wilson Lau

    ... to release messages detected as spam.' There are no legal compliance issues if companies in Hong Kong with mainland branch offices subscribe to SHS services. 'However, compliance can ... Wilson Lau Cyber criminals and hackers drawn by Hong Kong's flourishing economy and affluent population are targeting the city, IT security professionals warn. The severity ...

  7. Warrant issued for arrest of accused insider trader

    Posted Nov 06th 2009, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu, Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man and Enoch Yiu A Hong Kong court yesterday issued an arrest warrant for Michael Tang Yan-tian for failure to appear in court to face charges of insider dealing. Eastern Court ... of an announcement by the company about a possible acquisition of a mainland metal ore firm in May 2007. Insider dealing is a criminal offence in Hong Kong with a maximum penalty on each count of 10 years ...

  8. HSBC rights issue sees 96.6pc take-up

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

    ... in Hong Kong and Britain. 'I would like to thank shareholders for their support in this successful rights issue... we remain confident that HSBC is well placed in today's environment ... and thin. We recognise our responsibility to use the money wisely in the interests of Hong Kong and our shareholders at large.' HSBC said: 'As a result of the rights issue, HSBC is well ...

  9. Banks wary of bond issues after minibond fiasco

    Posted Jul 27th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maria Chan Hong Kong banks are taking a more prudent approach to selling investment products after last year's Lehman Brothers minibond fiasco led to tighter rules governing ... Banking sources said Fubon Bank (Hong Kong) and Public Bank (Hong Kong), two small lenders that took part in Bank of East Asia (China)'s yuan bond sale this month, would not join China ...

  10. CDB debt issue may raise 3b yuan

    Posted Jul 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... process] will not affect the bond sale,' said Vincent Cheng Hoi-chuen, chairman of HSBC Asia-Pacific, one of the issue's managers. He said the Hong Kong Association of Banks had spoken ... the development of the financial and bond markets in Hong Kong,' said Gao Jian, the vice-president of CDB. Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah said development of the yuan bond market in the city ...




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