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  1. Sales lack real sparkle, but optimism stays

    Posted Feb 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... sales with it. A similar consolidated retail figure is not available for Hong Kong. But jewellery sales- a sector that reflects mainland tourists' spending, failed to shine during ... Securities, the less-than-sterling performance of jewellers during the holidays had more to do with the changing shopping patterns of mainland tourists, cold weather and a longer-than-usual holiday ...

  2. Taiwan moves to ease cross-strait investment curbs

    Posted Jun 27th 2008, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Taiwan's cabinet yesterday approved legal changes, allowing the exchange of yuan into Taiwan dollars from June 30 to accommodate the arrival of mainland tourists from next month. Taiwan, which bans direct visits by mainlanders, will open the island to mainland tourists for more visits from July 4. Warming ties Move could pave the way for QDII scheme to be introduced in Taiwan Market ...

  3. CSFB adopts defensive approach

    Posted Nov 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of next year,' he said. A rise in mainland tourists and a fall in unemployment should also boost growth and sentiment. Hong Kong and Malaysia are the only markets that the bank ...

  4. HSBC sees Asia in 'sweet spot' again

    Posted Jan 11th 2004, 12:00am by Chris Oliver

    ... Longer term, HSBC says Hong Kong will get back in the saddle when the benefits of cross-border economic co-operation and a relaxation of mainland tourist rules run through to the bottom line ...

  5. Lender predicts stimulus, rate cut by end of year

    Posted Jul 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... with Europe and reduced spending by mainland tourists. It predicted growth of 5.3 per cent in Hong Kong next year and 8.8 per cent on the mainland. ... and medium-sized enterprises in monopoly areas, opening up more sectors to private investors and providing SMEs with access to funding.' HSBC expects new bank lending on the mainland to have risen ...

  6. Hong Kong's allure as beauty spot for bulls remains intact

    Posted Nov 20th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... will be reversed and the housing market will continue to recover with the compounding effect that individuals see a rise out of negative equity. It also says money flows from a continued influx of mainland tourists will likely offset effects from a slowing mainland economy. What is more the opening of Disneyland next year, rounds off CSFB's list of reasons to buy. This promises to give another ...

  7. Stanchart targets wealthy visitors

    Posted Dec 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... they travel here,' Hung told the South China Morning Post. Our wealth management services are not only aimed at local tycoons who live on The Peak, but mainland tourists who come to shop and dine ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Standard Chartered Bank plans to open new branches in tourist hotspots in the city over the next five years in a bid to market its wealth management services ...

  8. High hopes for finance sector

    Posted Jun 27th 2005, 12:00am by Bianca Reyes

    ... on mainland tourists coming to Macau?' he asked. 'Macau is also going to face a lot of competition in the gambling business. I presume countries like South Korea, Taiwan, Singapore and Japan ...

  9. Regulation needed to provide greater clarity on valuations

    Posted Apr 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... in town, including The ONE in Tsim Sha Tsui. I don't need to tell you the shopping spree our mainland tourists have been on. By the way, the valuation of Wharf Holdings' investment ...

  10. Talking points

    Posted May 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... The mainland celebrates its first National Tourism Day tomorrow. Many tourist spots, including country parks and museums, are waiving entrance fees, and hotels are offering special discounts. The mainland received 163 million foreign tourists last year, a rise of 23 per cent over 2009. The government said the new tourism day also meant promoting domestic tourism and consumption. China ...




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