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  1. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Poll reveals widening income gap in Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 10th 2013, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... Jennifer Ngo jennifer.ngo@scmp.com Poll reveals stark contrast between rich and poor Hong Kong's poorest 20 per cent take up just 6 per cent of society's income share while the rich take up 43 per cent, a poll has found as the city's notoriously wide income gap continues to worsen. The survey, conducted last year by Ipsos Media Atlas, polled 6,100 Hongkongers ...

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    Minimum HK$1.5m needed to be happy in Hong Kong, poll finds

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... Nearly half of the men said they would be happy with yearly incomes below HK$600,000, but only one third of the women felt comfortable with that number. A HK$1.5 million yearly income would mean ... Hongkongers on average earn HK$12,800 per month. The survey also showed more than 80 per cent of Hongkongers believed a certain level of income could bring them happiness. "It may ...

  3. Higher rents boost Link Reit half-yearly income

    Posted Nov 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Shares in The Link Real Estate Investment Trust yesterday jumped to a 52-week high after it announced half-yearly net property income to September 30 jumped more than 15 per cent on the back of high rents. The Link Reit, which owns more than 180 shopping centres and car parks formerly owned by the Housing Authority, said its total distributable income ...

  4. Low-income windfalls

    Posted Oct 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... food bank to help low-income earners to tackle inflation. The government will pay two months' rent for around 700,000 public housing tenants. People under the Comprehensive Social Security ... low-income families and new immigrants. Tsang plans to use HK$100 million to increase food variety and provide fresh produce. Nelson Chow Wing-sun, from the University of Hong Kong's Social Work ...

  5. The Link Reit records rise in income, revenues

    Posted Jun 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Yvonne Liu The Link Real Estate Investment Fund yesterday announced a 15 per cent rise in distributable income to HK$2.46 billion for the year to March. Revenue grew 7.3 per cent to HK$5.35 billion while property income rose 9.5 per cent to HK$3.64 billion. The company declared a total distribution per unit of 110.45 HK cents a share. ...

  6. Census to seek insight into extra income

    Posted Jun 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Simpson Cheung simpson.cheung@scmp.com For the first time residents will have to give a detailed breakdown of their earnings other than basic salary, in the census starting next week. The population survey, which will run from Thursday to August 2, will a ...

  7. Qianhai set to make history with law to reveal income

    Posted Mar 24th 2011, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... Fiona Tam The Qianhai Special Zone in Shenzhen will try to benefit from Hong Kong's experience, requiring all top-level officials to declare their incomes and financial records. ... are from Hong Kong, along with directors of the Qianhai Management Bureau, its senior management staff, ombudsman and assistant ombudsman- would be required to make their incomes public and declare ...

  8. Median monthly household incomes drop in 13 of 18 districts

    Posted Mar 31st 2010, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau The effects of the financial downturn that put the economy into a tailspin seem to be biting in at household level as latest government statistics show incomes have fallen in all but five districts in Hong Kong. A drop in median monthly household incomes in 13 districts, ranging from HK$300 to HK$3,000, bucked the rising trend over the past five years. The drop ...

  9. Stable income

    Posted Apr 12th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Kong's tax income,' Engelbrecht-Bresges says. 'Our charity contribution was another HK$1.37 billion and on top of all of that comes everything else that we do for the community.' ... that generates racing's incomes everywhere. For example, the club has had agreements in place for the past couple of years with casinos in North America to accept betting on Hong Kong races, ...

  10. Link tops forecasts with 19.3pc rise in distributable income on rental mix

    Posted Nov 20th 2009, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu The Link Real Estate Investment Trust yesterday exceeded analysts' expectations by posting a 19.3 per cent jump in distributable income for the six months to September, thanks to improvements in occupancy rates and rental growth. Distributable income rose to HK$1.06 billion from HK$884 million in the same period last year. It was achieved on the back ...




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