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  1. Business - Economy

    Got a question about the dollar peg? We have the answers

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 02:30pm by Hong Kong Monetary Authority

    ... Hong Kong Monetary Authority 1. What is the Linked Exchange Rate System (LERS)? The LERS was adopted in Hong Kong in October 1983. The objective of the LERS is to maintain currency stability, defined as a stable external exchange value of the currency of Hong Kong – in terms of its exchange rate in the foreign exchange market against the US dollar (USD) – at around HK$7.80 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1331435/got-question-about-dollar-peg-we-have-answers
  2. Business - Money

    China shares fall in sharp reversal, Hang Seng slips

    Posted Jan 24th 2013, 05:28pm by Reuters in Hong Kong

    ... Apple suppliers hit by disappointed quarterly revenue results Hong Kong shares slipped for a second-straight day on Thursday, falling further away from chart resistance that had stymied ... profit on recent outperformers, triggering a sharp intra-day reversal that left benchmark indexes vulnerable to further losses in the near term. Weakness in mainland markets dragged on Hong Kong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1135226/china-shares-fall-sharp-reversal-hang-seng-slips
  3. Business - Companies

    Graft trial adjourns for billionaire Kwok brothers

    Posted Oct 12th 2012, 12:53pm by Reuters in Hong Kong

    ... The billionaire Kwok brothers’ corruption trial was adjourned on Friday until January to allow the prosecution more time to gather evidence in Hong Kong’s highest-profile graft case ... corruption in the government and police. Thomas and Raymond Kwok run Sun Hung Kai Properties, the world’s second-largest property developer by stock-market value. The Kwok family is Hong Kong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1059470/hong-kongs-billionaire-kwok-brothers-face-court-graft-charges
  4. Business - Companies

    SHK Properties posts record profit despite scandal

    Posted Sep 13th 2012, 06:37pm by Reuters in Hong Kong

    ... Reuters in Hong Kong Sun Hung Kai Properties, the world’s second-largest real estate developer, posted earnings that narrowly beat expectations on Thursday, building on last year’s ... that they paid a senior government official to favour their interests. The Kwoks deny any wrongdoing, and Rafael Hui, a former Hong Kong chief secretary who has also been charged over the case, has ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1036016/shk-properties-posts-record-profit-despite-scandal
  5. Business - Money

    Asian markets slump due to fears over central bank stimulus

    Posted Jun 13th 2013, 05:39pm by Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong Asian markets dived Thursday, with Tokyo’s Nikkei losing more than six per cent, while the dollar hit 10-week lows against the yen on expectations ... cent since hitting its peak last month, putting it in a bear market. Hong Kong shed 2.19 per cent, or 467.62 points, to end at 20,887.04 while Sydney ended 0.61 per cent lower, giving up 28.7 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/market-snapshot/article/1260001/asian-markets-slump-due-fears-over-central-bank
  6. Business - Companies

    CK Life Sciences buys top Australian salt producer

    Posted Nov 29th 2012, 03:13pm by Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong Asia’s richest man Li Ka-shing is buying Australia’s largest salt producer Cheetham Salt in a deal worth US$157 million, a subsidiary of his Cheung Kong ... Kong Life Sciences chief executive officer Kam Hing-lam said in a statement. CK Life Sciences, chaired by Li’s eldest son and heir to his Cheung Kong conglomerate, Victor, is involved ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1093823/ck-life-sciences-buys-top-australian-salt-producer
  7. Business - China Business - REGULATION

    Private firms given a boost by State Council

    Posted Sep 07th 2013, 12:00am by Zhang Hong

    ... Zhang Hong in Beijing zhang.hong@scmp.com Private firms given a boost by State Council Premier Li Keqiang is pushing ahead with economic restructuring by setting up a joint liaison team headed by the mainland's top economic planner and introducing concrete measures to allow private firms to enter industries dominated by state-owned monopolies. The moves come just two months ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1305213/private-firms-given-boost-state-council
  8. News - China - ECONOMY

    China's income inequality slowly improving, survey finds

    Posted Jul 19th 2013, 12:00am by Zhang Hong

    ... New survey claims key measure of income gap has slightly improved, but earlier studies suggest the problem could be getting worse Wealth inequality in China is still high compared with most developed countries but the gap is slowly narrowing, a new survey ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1285732/chinas-income-inequality-slowly-improving-survey-finds
  9. Business - Economy - CHINA

    Beijing pledges urban push to stabilise markets

    Posted Jun 27th 2013, 12:00am by Zhang Hong

    ... Zhang Hong zhang.hong@scmp.com Beijing pledges urban push to stabilise markets Beijing yesterday vowed to stabilise the market and step up the redevelopment of urban slum areas, which are expected to buoy investor sentiment in the wake of a credit crunch that has jolted capital markets. "We need to maintain the policy's continuity and stability and stabilise market ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1269715/beijing-pledges-urban-push-stabilise-markets
  10. Business - Companies - LEGISLATION

    Three cheers for Hong Kong’s new companies law

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 11:50am by RICHARD HARRIS

    ... Richard Harris Hong Kong’s new Companies Ordinance is a study in the remarkable – it is progressive, changes some centuries-old company law concepts to suit the digital age and genuinely breaks new ground. It’s rare to be able to say that about new laws, not least ones labelled as unexcitingly as The Companies Ordinance, Chapter 622 of the Laws of Hong Kong. The first company law ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1483691/three-cheers-hong-kongs-new-companies-law

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