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  1. Bright outlook for soaring sector

    Posted Apr 11th 2008, 12:00am by Mark James

    ... Competition in the region is proving no real threat, yet local hotels continue stepping up their levels of service. Reports by Mark James Hong Kong's hospitality sector is in good ... hotels to accommodate demand. James Lu Shien-hwai, executive director of the Hong Kong Hotels Association, said there were several key reasons for the current mood of confidence. 'We ...

  2. Nationalistic barriers

    Posted Dec 13th 2007, 12:00am by James Dorn

    ... US politicians would rather blame China than look at the real causes of US economic troubles, writes James Dorn As US Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson attends the third annual strategic ... the equal rights of others are not violated. When Congress fails to focus on this principle of freedom and limited government, the world loses sight of why America is a great nation. James A. Dorn ...

  3. Back to a frightening future

    Posted Sep 30th 2007, 12:00am by James Whittle

    ... James Whittle The latest Japanese CG-animated film, Vexille, is an action-packed sci-fi adventure from the team who made 2004's Appleseed. Acclaimed CGI animator and director Fumihiko Sori directs from a script by Haruka Hanada. The film uses the same artistic style as Appleseed but has better animation. Backgrounds and sets are rendered in realistic detail and 3D characters ...

  4. Trio sought bank receipt for fake US bonds, court told

    Posted Aug 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Jonathan Li

    ... the counterfeit bonds. Mr Wong said that in November last year James Chen and Ho with a woman, Chien Chin-fong, had asked Brink's Asia Pacific to arrange for delivery of the bonds to HSBC. ... Jonathan Li Three Taiwanese businessmen had tried to get HSBC officers to agree to store three fake US bonds with face values of US$100 million each, the District Court heard yesterday. ...

  5. HKMC plans retail bond sale to raise HK$1b fund

    Posted Feb 13th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maria Chan The Hong Kong Mortgage Corp, a government-owned agency set up to bolster the home loan market, plans to sell as much as HK$1 billion in retail bonds as early as next month, according to chief executive James Lau. He said that as always, the company would look at the market's demand and supply to decide its bond issue. 'Some people think interest rates ...

  6. HKMC chief plays down worries over retail bond issue

    Posted Jul 19th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kelvin Wong Series enjoys Hong Kong's high credit rating and is affordable, says James Lau The latest retail bond series from the Hong Kong Mortgage Corp (HKMC) will succeed despite rising deposit interest rates, HKMC chief executive James Lau said yesterday. Analysts have questioned the timing of the four-tranche, two-currency series, saying that with fixed-deposit interest ...

  7. HKMC to offer Hibor-linked bonds to retail investors

    Posted Mar 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to retail investors as a move to boost the market. Last year it sold HK$1.2 billion retail bonds, including the first-ever zero coupon bonds. James Lau, the chief executive of HKMC, said the company ... Maria Chan The Hong Kong Mortgage Corp, a government-owned agency to promote the home loan market, would sell bonds linked to the interbank market rate to retail investors for the first ...

  8. HKMC retail bond gets tepid response

    Posted Jul 27th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the longer-term notes to attract more interest. HKMC chief executive James Lau said that the corporation would continue to use retail bonds as one of its major funding sources. Prices for the two series ... Mortgage Corp's (HKMC) retail bond issue. The HKMC attracted applications for just $625 million worth of its retail bond offer before the one-week subscription period closed yesterday. ...

  9. Melco PBL eyes US$250m in convertible bond issue

    Posted Jul 31st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... from a convertible bond sale to fund a share-buyback programme. The joint venture between Lawrence Ho Yau-lung's Melco International Development and Australian billionaire James Packer's Publishing and Broadcasting Limited (PBL) will issue bonds that can be swapped into its new shares at US$17.19 to US$18.42 each, according to a term sheet sent to investors. The exercise ...

  10. Mainland investment agency financing bond set for issue

    Posted Aug 16th 2007, 12:00am by Tom Miller

    ... Tom Miller in Beijing Agricultural Bank to buy 600b yuan worth for central bank The first batch of special bonds to finance the mainland's investment agency might be issued as early as next week, paving the way for the long-awaited launch of the China Investment Corp, the Securities Daily reported yesterday. The Agricultural Bank of China initially would buy the bonds from ...




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