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  1. Property firms go into show business

    Posted Jan 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Celine Sun in Beijing celine.sun@scmp.com As government tightening measures turn the screws on the mainland property sector, some developers are turning to show business in an attempt ... austerity measures to cool the red-hot market. Last year, the company sold 12.2 million square metres of real estate worth 80.4 billion yuan. The ambitious developer started to diversify three years ...

  2. News - China - ENTERTAINMENT

    How popcorn has become a 390 million yuan hit with mainland Chinese movie-goers

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 06:02pm by LAURA ZHOU

    ... Laura Zhou laura.zhou@scmp.com Snack big revenue earner at cinema chain as China has become the world's second-largest film market outside the US Popcorn has become a big money maker at the mainland’s largest cinema chain, as more people flock to the nation’s movie theatres. Wanda Cinemas said on its website it earned 390 million yuan (HK$491 million) in revenue last year from popcorn, ...

  3. ad watch

    Posted Apr 10th 2005, 12:00am by Kevin Kwong

    ... on property maintenance. It's the latest government drive to get private homeowners to maintain their properties according to the law. What the ad man says: PMP creative director David Wong Ngai-sang says: 'We have only 30 seconds to get one simple and straightforward message across- that it is homeowners' legal obligation and responsibility to make sure their properties ...

  4. Is there stock advice in property guru's book recommendation?

    Posted Jul 18th 2009, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo The Kwok brothers of Sun Hung Kai Properties have an uncanny ability for calling the market's tops. They did so at the peak of the dotcom era, and not once but twice ... and bottoms of markets, heads-and-shoulders patterns for technical stock analysis, right? A secret aspirant to be the Oprah Winfrey of Hong Kong, Kwok has famously made his property company run ...

  5. Celebrities line up to help nation's image campaign

    Posted Aug 04th 2010, 12:00am by Priscilla Jiao

    ... Priscilla Jiao Hong Kong property tycoon Li Ka-shing is among 50 celebrities who will appear in a state-sponsored image campaign for China expected to be launched overseas next month ahead of National Day on October 1. Other celebrities in the 30-second advert to be aired on major Western television channels include basketball star Yao Ming, astronaut Yang Liwei, Hong Kong film director ...

  6. Essential reading on intellectual property

    Posted May 19th 2008, 12:00am by Samantha Kierath

    ... with Samantha Kierath Rebecca Ordish and Alan Adcock start where most other writers of business books on China leave off. In China Intellectual Property Challenges and Solutions, they go beyond the oft trotted-out truisms that the mainland is the wild west of intellectual property rights protection to reveal ways that businesspeople can safeguard and respond to infringements ...

  7. Privatising China- Inside China's Stock Markets (2nd Edition)

    Posted Sep 10th 2006, 12:00am by Tim Cribb

    ... for that ('stock markets cannot be successfully adapted to an economy lacking private property and dominated in all important aspects by agencies of the government'). It's the most comprehensive ... Compiled by Tim Cribb Privatising China- Inside China's Stock Markets (2nd Edition) by Carl E. Walter and Fraser J.T. Howie John Wiley & Sons, HK$488 Those at last week's ...

  8. Mystery swirls around fifth free newspaper eyeing slice of market

    Posted Jul 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of 2005 when am730, founded by property agent Centaline Group, and Sing Tao News Corp's Headline Daily entered the market. They started to compete head on with Metro, which had enjoyed ... Chinese-language free sheet, to be named Financial Newspaper, will focus on business and markets stories. With an initial daily circulation of 50,000 copies, it will be distributed in business districts ...

  9. Henderson's luxury project not one for locals to jump in

    Posted Jun 24th 2010, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... market when it is not so in the property market. Frankly, I just cannot understand the obsession these days with long prison sentences for victimless crimes. We already have too many hanging ... with Jake van der Kamp Any fraud or deception in property sale is totally unacceptable. The Government is committed to ensuring that buyers have the necessary information before making ...

  10. Business - Economy - EMERGING MARKETS

    BRIC countries set for media boom

    Posted Jun 07th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Singapore Growth in the big emerging markets seen as triple that of developed nations BRIC countries set for media boom Media and entertainment businesses in the biggest emerging markets will expand at more than three times the pace to be seen in developed countries in the next five years, according to a study by PricewaterhouseCoopers. The media and entertainment ...




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