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  1. Business - Money

    You can bet on it

    Posted Dec 13th 2012, 12:49pm by Sandy Poon

    ... the property sector. So what's the best time to dive in? Despite the much-talked about government intervention, the property market remains strong and there are no solid indications ... the property market remains a good investment. "To protect your money from inflation, you need to include property in your asset portfolio. It makes sense to hold on to property rather than cash. ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Cooling period

    Posted Dec 13th 2012, 12:16pm by Raymond Cheng

    ... In the secondhand market, prices will not fall too easily as sellers are reluctant to lower prices. But the property market will begin to stabilise after the Lunar New Year. By the middle of 2013, prices ... Raymond Cheng The government's curbs on property sales will restrain prices, but not by much. The events of 2012 are expected to have a significant bearing on the future direction ...

  3. Business - Economy - CHINA

    China's consumer sentiment shows tentative improvement

    Posted Nov 26th 2014, 11:59am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Victoria Ruan in Beijing victoria.ruan@scmp.com Mainland sentiment indicator edges up but remains near the record low seen in 2009 Consumer mood improves slightly on jobs, property ... about jobs and the property markets. The Westpac MNI China Consumer Sentiment Indicator edged up to 111 from 110.9 last month. The gauge has declined 8.8 per cent since the start of the year ...

  4. Business - Economy

    All eyes firmly fixed on US

    Posted Nov 24th 2014, 03:57am by TARA LOADER WILKINSON

    ... than this year's, but she is advising investors to keep an eye on potential shocks. "Our base case outlook is for investors to continue to buy up risk assets without becoming too ... that the German bank has a more positive outlook on developed market equities versus emerging market stocks, given a continuing expectation of solid economic data out of the US and the euro zone's ...

  5. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    China's surprise rate cut fuels hopes for more easing

    Posted Nov 24th 2014, 04:03am by Peggy Sito, Bloomberg, Reuters

    ... Peggy Sito and agencies Whilethe move is expected to improve the sentiment in the property sector, mainland banks will see an erosion of profit margins Surprise rate cut fuels hopes ... one-year benchmark deposit rate by 25 basis points to 2.75 per cent. Analysts have hailed the measures as helping the property sector, a key driver for the broader economy, find its bottom ...

  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - OUTLOOK

    Moody's maintains negative outlook on mainland China ahead of property data

    Posted Nov 13th 2014, 07:10am by Langi Chiang

    ... Langi Chiang langi.chiang@scmp.com Moody's keeps mainland on negative A day before Beijing announces property sales figures for the first 10 months, ratings agency Moody's yesterday said it would maintain negative outlook on the mainland's property sector despite recent policy relaxations. The agency said it expected contracted property sales nationwide to drop ...

  7. Property - Hong Kong & China - RENTS

    Weaker luxury sales to force down shop rents in prime districts

    Posted Nov 20th 2014, 12:02pm by Peggy Sito

    ... percentages, according to international ratings agencies and property experts. After enjoying soaring rental income in the past few years, street-level shop owners have seen the retail property market ... products targeting mainland tourists, whose spending power has fallen due to a crackdown on corruption and a slowing property market on the mainland." Property investor Lai Wing-to, who owns ...

  8. Business - Companies - INVESTMENT

    Blackstone chases ‘core’ private equity plan

    Posted Nov 19th 2014, 12:10pm by Reuters

    ... group. Chief executive Stephen Schwarzman is the biggest holder, owning about a fifth of the firm. In 2013, Schwarzman collected US$352.5 million from dividends from his Blackstone shares. ... assets with less debt rather than riskier fixer-upper properties. New York-based Blackstone began investing in what it calls core-plus real estate this year through separately managed investor ...

  9. Business - Companies

    Compliance push drives demand for Hong Kong lawyers

    Posted Nov 17th 2014, 05:08am by Toh Han Shih, Benjamin Robertson

    ... of corporate lawyers in Hong Kong, attracted by the generous pay packages on offer amid a financial market boom. "Following an upturn in in-house recruitment in 2013, which saw buoyant activity ... remained strong throughout all of 2013 and this buoyant activity has continued into 2014." Lewis Sanders managing director Lindsey Sanders said Hong Kong was being affected by American ...

  10. Business - Companies - COMMERCIAL PROPERTY

    Link Reit says net property income up 10.6pc, revenues up as well

    Posted Nov 12th 2014, 03:36pm by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com The Link Real Estate Investment Trust (The Link REIT) announced that net property income increased by 10.6 per cent to HK$2.78 billion for the six months ... interim distribution per unit (DPU) for the period amounted to 89.56 HK cents, against 80.22 HK cents over the same period in 2013. The interim DPU represents a year-on-year increase of 11.6 per ...




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