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  1. Business - Money - IPOS

    Handbag IPO fails to carry its price

    Posted Nov 05th 2012, 12:00am by PHILIP ESPINASSE

    ... Philippe Espinasse moneypost@scmp.com Handbag IPO fails to carry its price Second-hand luxury handbag retailer Milan Station made headlines last week as it warned of an expected loss this year, which it said was to be blamed on continued slow demand for l ...

  2. The bizarre world of East Asian currencies

    Posted Sep 08th 2003, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... they refuse to revalue for the same reason. How bizarre. Philip Bowring is a Hong Kong-based journalist and commentator ...

  3. Does nice guy Henry Tang have the right stuff?

    Posted Aug 11th 2003, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... and the commercial interests which limit competition? Does he have the guts to raise taxes and risk losing popularity? Philip Bowring is a Hong Kong-based journalist and commentator ...

  4. The challenges facing the next finance chief

    Posted Jul 28th 2003, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... must honestly outline the challenges that Hong Kong faces, which cannot be cured by better standards of governance - badly needed though those are. Philip Bowring is a Hong Kong-based ...

  5. Business - Companies - ELECTRONICS

    Mainland shoppers boost sales of Philips' lifestyle products in Hong Kong

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com Mainland shoppers buy into 'lifestyle' electronics Royal Philips Electronics is seeing brisk business for its "consumer lifestyle" products in Hong Kong, thanks to high demand from the growing numbers of mainland tourists shopping in the city. Without providing sales figures, Philips Hong Kong chairman Wiebo Vaartjes said: ...

  6. TPV eyes TV market after Philips buyout

    Posted Apr 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... after completing its takeover of Royal Philips Electronics' loss-making television business. In a filing with the Hong Kong stock exchange yesterday, TPV chairman and chief executive Jason Hsuan said Philips agreed to pay a cash package totalling Euro206.4 million (HK$2.14 billion) and transfer its television business to a joint venture set up in November by the Kwun Tong-based ...

  7. TPV and Philips confirm LCD TV joint venture

    Posted Nov 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... display (LCD) televisions after acquiring the loss-making TV business of Royal Philips Electronics. Dutch electronics giant Philips agreed to transfer its TV business into a joint venture ... confirmation of the deal, which Philips announced ahead of its partner on November 1. In a filing with the Hong Kong stock exchange yesterday, TPV chairman and chief executive Jason Hsuan said: ...

  8. Philips keeps options open over TV venture

    Posted Oct 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com Royal Philips Electronics, which yesterday announced plans to cut 4,500 jobs worldwide as profits fell last quarter, may pursue other options if no deal ... into a so-called term sheet with Philips in April for the proposed acquisition of 70 per cent of the Dutch electronic giant's TV business through a joint venture with the Hong Kong firm. This includes ...

  9. Philip Chen steps into new China role at Swire

    Posted Mar 09th 2007, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Veteran steps down as chief executive of Cathay Pacific after just 27 months Philip Chen Nan-lok will give up his job as chief executive of Cathay Pacific Airways on July 1 to become ... they are taking somebody of Philip Chen's aptitude and reputation and putting him in [the mainland] demonstrates this commitment.' However, the announcement came as a surprise to other analysts ...

  10. Philips moves to simplify its technology

    Posted Jun 25th 2005, 12:00am by Tim Metcalfe

    ... to operate an iPod, do not despair. One market leader has finally woken up to the plight of millions left befuddled by the complicated technology. Philips, one of the world's biggest electronics ... of products that make life more complicated rather than easier,' said Tjerk Hooghiemstra, senior vice-president and head of corporate human resources at Royal Philips Electronics. 'Our ...




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