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  1. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, December 2, 2012

    Posted Dec 02nd 2012, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... houses I agree with Trevor Yeung about the problems connected with the government's measures to mitigate the property market ("We need more reclamation projects", November 27). ... and rents drop, he should simply build public housing on that land. Critics of such a proposal refer to the problems caused by the policy building 85,000 units a year, with property prices plunging ...

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    Letters to the Editor, February 9, 2013

    Posted Feb 09th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... Mortgage squeeze hits wrong target Runaway prices of Hong Kong properties are making things increasingly difficult for people living and working in the city. However, it is not just prices ... with this money. A high capital gains tax on short-term property flipping should be the target of any controls, not long-term mortgages. The government's policy is affecting the very people who need ...

  3. Logos Academy head defends use of school funds to buy property

    Posted Dec 01st 2010, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau The principal of the Logos Academy yesterday defended the use of school funds to buy property, and rejected Education Secretary Michael Suen Ming-yeung's claim ... 'We bought the property in mid-August when the board was on holiday. Many board members were not in Hong Kong then. But it was a good time to buy. Such a good bargain would ...

  4. Hot Property

    Posted Jan 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sandra Lu and Alfred Mak are studying for the College of Estate Management's (CEM) MBA in construction and real estate. It is by far the most popular CEM course among Hong Kong's 500 or so CEM students. Both chose CEM based on recommendations from former graduates and they see the MBA as a catalyst for career advancement in the property sector. They have recommended ...

  5. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, November 28, 2012

    Posted Nov 28th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... GUANGDONG Natural birth goes badly A couple's plan to have a "natural" pregnancy and birth at their home did not go as expected, as the woman was in labour for two days before the father-to-be decided he should call her a taxi to take her t ...

  6. Lifestyle - Family & Education - NEWS

    Education news

    Posted Jun 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... Kong Research Fellowships (named after the property firm that is a partner of the initiative), Vocational Education and Training Scholarship and Executive Fellowship. Meanwhile, the top 20 ...

  7. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, May 17, 2013

    Posted May 17th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... property tycoons and the landlords who raise rents to ridiculous levels with a take-it-or-leave-it attitude. They are the people who are damaging Hong Kong and its citizens. We pride ourselves ... to unaffordable property prices which are manipulated by tycoons like Mr Li. A harmonious community can be created only if there is a bit more equality and a better chance of living a decent life. ...

  8. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, May 21, 2013

    Posted May 21st 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... not be an admirer of the property tycoons in this city, and the collective harm that I believe they have done, I think on this occasion the SFC is wrong. While regulation is seen as a good thing to help ...

  9. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, May 27, 2013

    Posted May 27th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... efficiency. The administration has shown that hygiene problems on tycoon-controlled properties are not being followed up with the same diligence as that shown towards places such as wet markets. ...

  10. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, November 26, 2012

    Posted Nov 26th 2012, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... HK's economy benefits from beef monopoly There have been calls, because of rising prices, for the scrapping of the monopoly of the sole distributor of mainland cattle in Hong Kong, Ng Fung Hong. The company has raised the wholesale price of cattle fi ...




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