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  1. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Midland feels heat from ousted pair

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 04:45am by Sandy Li

    ... of the expected loss for 2013 to be announced on Friday. "It hurts when I see that the performance and the market share of Midland have been declining rapidly in recent years. The frequent disputes ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    Housing official rejects calls to exempt charities from stamp duty

    Posted Oct 04th 2013, 12:00am by PROD

    ... knows that the organisation is speculating on properties, it will hurt its reputation," he said at a bills committee meeting yesterday. Civic Party leader Alan Leong Kah-kit said ...

  3. Business - Economy - PROPERTY

    Hong Kong home prices could fall 45pc: Midland-controlled agent

    Posted Jul 18th 2013, 12:00am by SANDY LI AND PAGGIE LEUNG

    ... agent. Hong Kong Property, controlled by Midland Holdings, the city's only listed real estate agent, made the bearish forecast yesterday. "The property market has been severely hurt ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Small players bear brunt of squeeze

    Posted Jul 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... be sold at record prices. "Higher borrowing costs could hurt market sentiment in the second half of the year. But there's no panic selling at the moment," Lau said. He expects ...

  5. Business - Property - PROPERTY

    Chamber cries foul over stamp duty rise

    Posted Jun 04th 2013, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... property for their expansion. "It will hurt the business community and overall competitiveness of Hong Kong," Peirson-Smith told the South China Morning Post. He said the chamber last ... and that such heavy-handed taxation could hurt the city's image as a financial centre. Committee chairman Starry Lee Wai-king said 14 groups had registered to express their views on the bill later this month. ...

  6. Business - Economy - PROPERTY

    Lawmakers warn of stand against stamp duty move

    Posted Jun 14th 2013, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... is also the chairman of the Bill Committee, said the administration should consider the views of those businesses hurt by the move. If the bill is passed, double the existing stamp duty ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    Extra stamp duty 'to hit speculators only', says financial secretary Tsang

    Posted Feb 25th 2013, 12:00am by Staff Reporters

    ... Staff Reporters Real buyers will not be hurt, John Tsang says; developers respond by lifting agent commissions Extra duty 'to hit speculators only' Extra stamp duty 'to hit speculators only' Genuine home buyers will not be affected by property cooling measures, Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah said yesterday, adding that the higher stamp duties imposed ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    Economy can absorb 30pc drop in property prices, analysts say

    Posted Jan 14th 2013, 12:00am by PEGGY SITO AND YVONNE LIU

    ... be reduced. Many retailers currently are suffering from expensive rents." But property agents said a fall in prices would hurt them. Patrick Chow Moon-kit, research head of Ricacorp Properties, ...

  9. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Developers urge tax exemption for luxury flats

    Posted Nov 24th 2012, 12:00am by Peggy Sito, NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... In a letter to the government, Reda says the authorities should specify when they would end the anti-speculation taxes, which it warns will hurt Hong Kong's reputation as one of the world's ...



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