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  1. Hot cash flowing in- but is it legal?

    Posted Oct 11th 2009, 12:00am by Chloe Lai, Peggy Sito

    ... the border through complex arrangements- some legal, some not. The yuan is not freely convertible into foreign currency in the absence of approval by the State Administration of Foreign Exchange. ... at law firm Baker & McKenzie, said foreign exchange controls were complicated and whether such a procedure was against the law had to be viewed on a case-by-case basis. Some Hong Kong bankers ...

  2. Hong Kong Airlines settles lease payment

    Posted Dec 09th 2010, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... 'But they have violated the procedure by filing a winding-up petition before filing a writ of summons to claim the payment,' Thong said. 'This has caused severe damage to our reputation.' The carrier might consider legal action against Team Cignus for abuse of court procedure as well as loss of goodwill as a result of the petition, he added. Hong Kong Airlines aims ...

  3. Third villa owner goes to court over 'university town' eviction

    Posted Nov 11th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... said they would challenge the government on procedural points separately, rather than take collective legal action seeking a ruling that the project was illegal. The owners contend ... in court to prove her eviction was legal. Wang Beiyun- who was represented by husband Chen Gang because they could not find a lawyer willing to take their case- asked the Guangzhou Land Resources ...

  4. Judge raps Town Planning Board's ruling on Old HK

    Posted Apr 26th 2005, 12:00am by Jonathan Li

    ... Jonathan Li The panel was procedurally unfair to developer A judge yesterday ordered the Town Planning Board to reconsider a decision against the private property developer behind ... to restrictions on the height and size of the park. In the Court of First Instance, he said the board did not act fairly towards Fine Tower Associates, a Pacific Concord Holdings subsidiary, on procedures ...

  5. 'Long Hair' ordered to pay 60pc of legal costs in New World case

    Posted Dec 12th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui 'Long Hair' Leung Kwok-hung is seeking advice from fellow legislators and lawyers after being ordered to pay 60 per cent of legal costs incurred after New World China ... hired barrister Martin Lee Chu-ming to argue a separate legal point on the drafting history of the Basic Law, could easily have briefed Michael Thomas SC to include the point in his submissions ...

  6. I-Cable targets free-TV licence despite legal bar

    Posted Aug 12th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Frederick Yeung Pay-television operator i-Cable Communications says it is interested in entering the free-to-air television market but that existing broadcasting rules forbid it from applying for a licence. Chairman Stephen Ng Tin-hoi said at yesterday� ...

  7. Legal disputes in US to push New World into the red

    Posted Oct 07th 2004, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito Property analysts expect New World Development to report a loss this year after the company announced it was setting aside funds to cover legal disputes in the United States. They also claimed the legal issue was causing investor concern about the group's management. New World Development and its 54 per cent-owned subsidiary New World TMT on Tuesday issued a profit ...

  8. Mo ordered to reveal extent of legal advice on New Nongkai unit sale

    Posted May 28th 2004, 12:00am by Jane Moir

    ... Jane Moir The wife of former Shanghai Land Holdings boss Chau Ching-ngai must disclose whether she obtained independent legal and financial advice before the $36.5 million sale of his ... threw out a previous ruling that barred the documents' disclosure. Mrs Justice Doreen Le Pichon said: 'The director spent the company's money in obtaining legal advice... let her ...

  9. China Gas managers held in Shenzhen embezzlement probe

    Posted Jan 05th 2011, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... been suspended since December 20. China Gas yesterday said that Shenzhen police had banned any contact with Liu and Huang by its mainland legal counsel. China Gas said the board was not aware ... statements, as well as key internal controls procedures. General manager of investor relations Frank Li Yuntao would not name the accountants, citing a confidentiality agreement. 'Its identity ...

  10. Foxconn factories are labour camps: report

    Posted Oct 11th 2010, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... mainland cities. It found fresh evidence that the Taiwanese giant forces assembly-line employees to work double or triple the legal limit on overtime. It describes a Spartan management style, ... legal rights and fulfil the company's social responsibilities. 'Terry Gou publicly blamed personal problems for the suicide attempts and the media reported that Foxconn planned ...




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