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  1. Property - International - CONCRETE ANALYSIS

    Silk Road takes new turn with Chinese property investments in the West

    Posted Oct 14th 2014, 10:36am by Adolfo Ramirez-Escudero

    ... China now occupies second place in the ranking of number of millionaires, overtaking Japan and behind only the United States. Among their many aspirations is the desire to experience Western ... the aforementioned strategy. Moreover, this activity feeds demand for services in areas such as banking. Industrial and Commercial Bank of China is one of the forerunners to position itself strongly ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - RETAILING

    Hong Kong property experts call for new tack to lure shoppers

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:39am by Peggy Sito, Sandy Li

    ... The mainland's political campaign against extravagance might have curbed luxury consumption, she said. Hong Kong's retail sales fell 2.3 per cent from a year earlier to HK$40.5 billion in February, ... said. Thomas Lam, the head of research and consultancy for Greater China at Knight Frank, said establishing a shopping centre at the border was a viable option to capture passenger traffic. ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROFILE

    Corporate high-flier Victor Yeung puts his faith in real estate funds

    Posted Jan 15th 2014, 05:33am by Peggy Sito

    ... his faith in real estate funds After an outstanding decade helping to manage other people's businesses, Victor Yeung decided the time was right to invest in himself and run his own ... managing director of the division. "I became the second-youngest person to be appointed to such a senior position after Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying, who had joined the Hong Kong office ...

  4. News - China

    China's new leadership unlikely to roll out new property curbs, analysts say

    Posted Mar 01st 2013, 12:00am by Kwong Man-ki

    ... They forecast stable growth in property prices after the annual meetings of the National People's Congress and the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference next month. The property ... [housing] price should be considered according to people's incomes, and what I want to say is that the current price is far beyond that level," Wen said at his post-NPC announcement last ...

  5. Business - Money - PROPERTY

    Investors dump developers on renewed curbs in China

    Posted Mar 04th 2013, 02:18pm by Jeanny Yu, Kwong Man-ki

    ... the chairman of Shimao, said on the sidelines of a meeting of Hong Kong delegates to the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference in Beijing yesterday. Among the measures announced ... and Hong Kong markets yesterday as investors rushed to clear their positions on fears that the new policies could choke off sales. "We expect the measures will immediately affect buyers' ...

  6. Property - International - THAILAND

    Tropical dream

    Posted May 08th 2013, 12:00am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... a record 21 million visitors arrived in Thailand last year, a 15 per cent increase on 2011, according to official data, with 25 million expected this year. China accounts for the biggest market sector (13.8 per cent), with its nationals ranking along with Hongkongers among the top 10 spenders. According to Colliers International, it's not just the lure of an exotic location. ...

  7. Property - International

    Singapore residential property market continues to appeal to buyers from China

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 08:44pm by Koh Siok Hui

    ... collated from the Government showed that buyers from China were most active in five geographical districts in Singapore in 2011. Ranked in terms of transaction volume, they were districts 15, 14, ... to the republic. Foreigners are allowed to buy non-landed private residential property in Singapore while those who wish to purchase landed property will need to seek approval from the Minister for Law. ...

  8. Business - Money - PROPERTY

    Small rate rise may have big impact on investors

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 12:00am by Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... of rising interest rates. Last week's mortgage rate adjustment was a reminder of just how sensitive Hong Kong property prices are to interest rates. It also focused people's minds ... Asia and Middle East chief investment officer for Coutts, a private bank, says: "You don't bet against the authorities, particularly with the social issues and political problems [of ...

  9. Property - International - SPECIAL REPORT: PROPERTY MATTERS

    Malta means business

    Posted Feb 06th 2013, 12:00am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... and Comino- still ranks in International Living 's top 10. Favourable weather, English as the spoken language and a relatively low cost of living for Europe has positioned Malta as an attractive ... Peta Tomlinson Mediterranean republic seeks investors to build finance and IT hub, writes Peta Tomlinson Malta means business A recent piece in an annual retirement listing proclaimed ...



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