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  1. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    K Wah aims to double its investment property portfolio

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 02:26pm by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com K Wah to step up investment focus after sales slide K Wah International aims to double its investment property portfolio to 200,000 square metres in the next three to four years in a bid to enhance its recurrent income after first-half profit sank 76 per cent to HK$214 million due to a sharp fall in property sales. Excluding a HK$101.94 million ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1580530/k-wah-international-profit-down-76pc
  2. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, August 28, 2014

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 04:01am by LETTERS

    ... Unionists have called for an increase to the minimum wage as high as just under HK$40. If the government sanctioned this, it would lead to a higher inflation rate. People on low incomes might ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1581270/letters-editor-august-28-2014
  3. Business - Banking & Finance

    Cash pile mitigates liquidity worries in US bond market

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 01:34am by BLOOM

    ... liquidity worries in US bond market The record US$3.5 trillion stockpiled in United States fixed-income funds is raising the spectre that the bond market will buckle under the strain of redemptions ... and ended at 2.34 per cent last week. The bond market had been supported by individuals pouring money into fixed-income mutual funds, which had boosted their assets by US$1.77 trillion since 2008, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1577219/cash-pile-mitigates-liquidity-worries-us-bond-market
  4. Business - Economy - THE VIEW

    What the minimum wage failed to do

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 11:48am by Richard Wong

    ... for workers Concern about the ability of markets to provide income equity for the least able members of the workforce has given the minimum wage its strong social appeal. Statutory minimum wages were ... enacted a minimum wage law in May 2011. Has this helped low-income households and reduced income inequality? A preliminary answer to this question can be gleaned from the data in the General ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1561731/what-minimum-wage-failed-do
  5. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    'Write pension policy for the sake of the people'

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 04:14am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... from my husband's monthly income, I'm not sure we could afford it," said Chen, 45. She takes care of her two young sons while her husband works in Chinese restaurants on casual contracts. The family's income is unstable- depending on how much work her husband can get- but averages around HK$8,000 a month. The family lives in a 100 sq ft subdivided flat in Sham Shui Po ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1577151/write-pension-policy-sake-people
  6. Business - Banking & Finance - REFORM

    Bocom mulls stock incentives for executives

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 01:06am by BLOOM

    ... in first-half net profit from a year earlier as gains in fee and lending income outweighed provisions for bad loans. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1579515/bocom-mulls-stock-incentives-executives
  7. Business - China Business - EARNINGS

    Chinese state firms' profits grow faster in first seven months

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 01:28am by Reuters

    ... that China must improve income distribution at state companies and ensure executives are not overpaid. State firms- which control sectors regarded to be of vital national interests- are often ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1577956/chinese-state-firms-profits-grow-faster-first-seven-months
  8. News - Hong Kong - POLICY ADDRESS

    Low-income family supplement a step forward but more needs to be done

    Posted Jan 16th 2014, 07:11am by HO HEI-WAH

    ... for decades. The low-income family supplement, a secondary safety net advocated by grass-roots organisations since the handover, shows a fundamental change in the way the government views wealth distribution. It is a step by the administration towards tackling one of the deep-seated contradictions in our society. According to statistics from the Commission on Poverty, about 300,000 low-income ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1406450/low-income-family-supplement-step-forward-more-needs-be-done
  9. Property - International - SINGAPORE

    Singapore July home sales steady as curbs damp demand

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 05:21am by BLOOM

    ... May. The government began introducing housing market curbs in 2009 with some of the strictest measures implemented last year, including a cap on debt at 60 per cent of a borrower's income ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1577028/singapore-july-home-sales-steady-curbs-damp-demand
  10. Business - Companies - DEBT

    Land Rover's surging China sales slash bond risk at India's Tata Motors

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 01:10am by BLOOM

    ... also be "guided by several external factors apart from company-specific factors", she said. The company's net income more than tripled from a year earlier to 54 billion rupees ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1580686/land-rovers-surging-china-sales-slash-bond-risk-indias-tata

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