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  1. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Sha Tin district councillor seeks to launch city's first bicycle-share system

    Posted Mar 25th 2014, 10:04am by Elaine Yau

    ... and inexpensive form of transport, Yeung's first motion as Sha Tin district councillor in 2008 was to propose that the council introduce a bike-sharing and rental scheme. Sha Tin district, stretching ... "We can run adverts at the rental area, and on bicycles and the app that we are developing for service. Users can click a button on the app to unlock the bike," he says. Yeung believes ...

  2. Property - International - NEW YORK

    Change in New York's property tax could yield US$4b windfall

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 05:03am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg Watchdog urges mayor to reform property levy, which is skewed in favour of the city's wealthy at the expense of poor and middle-class renters Taxing New York's rich ... for homeowners is 0.8 per cent, according to a report prepared for the CBC by Andrew Hayashi, a professor at the University of Virginia. Rental buildings with more than 11 units bear the brunt, paying ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - VALENTINE'S DAY

    Valentine's Day flowers more expensive because of cold weather

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 04:12am by Ernest Kao

    ... the price of roses from China were this year almost as expensive as premium roses imported from Ecuador. Popular alternatives included calla lilies, tulips, hydrangeas and even chrysanthemums. Some ...

  4. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Dymocks plans growth despite changing habits

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 05:07am by Denise Tsang

    ... in the Great China region through a joint venture with SCMP Group since 1999, is seeking to bring back the number of stores to about 12 after three were closed last year when their rental contracts ... retailers exercise caution in renewing contracts amid growing discontent against mainland tourists and the uncertain political climate. But despite the rental challenges and a smaller store ...

  5. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Investors flock to Britain's market for student rental housing

    Posted Sep 19th 2012, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in London Drawn by the potential for better returns than in Britain's regular rental market, fund managers are betting big on higher education Investors flock to student ... Reservations for this year amounted to 87 per cent at the end of June, enabling Unite to generate rental growth of 3 per cent to 4 per cent. Unite announced a plan today to develop London buildings ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHO SAID IT?

    Who said it?

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 04:33am by STAFF

    ... SCMP Editorial I've accepted that I have had a massive memory fail Conservative New South Wales Premier Barry O'Farrell on his claim that he never received an expensive bottle of wine   Roses are red, violets are blue. Today is a good day to tell you … that I love you Reeva Steemkamp in a Valentine's Day card written hours before Oscar Pistorius killed her   He ...

  7. Business - China Business - INTERNET

    Expenses erode Sohu profit by 91pc

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 01:57am by Sophie Yu

    ... Sophie Yu sophie.yu@scmp.com Expenses erode Sohu profit by 91pc Mainland internet portal Sohu's profit fell 91 per cent year on year in the fourth quarter of last year to US$2 million on higher expenses, as revenue rose 29 per cent to US$385 million on growth in advertising and online gaming. It said operating expenses soared 78 per cent last quarter due to an increase in staff ...

  8. Property - International - CONCRETE ANALYSIS

    Capital continues to flow into real estate, with fresh strength in commercial sector

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 02:16pm by Alistair Elliott

    ... expectation of rental growth. Particularly, this applies to the likes of New York and London, and, therefore, we expect inflows to such markets to continue throughout this year. To summarise, ... is likely to slow slightly. Commercial property is generally expected to see rentals improve, particularly throughout Europe and North America, with strength returning to demand for prime offices, ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - AUDIT COMMISSION

    Not enough land to build 200,000 flats in Hong Kong, Audit Commission warns

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 04:01am by FANNY FUNG

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung fanny.fung@scmp.com Shortfall exposed in flats pledge The Audit Commission has warned of long waits for public flats as it cast doubt on the government's claim to have enough land to meet its ambitious home-building targets. Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying pledged in his January policy address to provide 200,000 new public rental flats in the decade ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - AUDIT REPORT

    Mega Events Fund criticised for overstating attendances and expenditure 'irregularities'

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 05:39pm by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Watchdog also slams unit of the Tourism Commission for failing to document claimed expenses Mega Events Fund 'fiddled with attendance figures' ... invoices for expenses. Since 2009, the fund has received HK$250 million to provide financial support for local non-profit-making organisations to host arts, cultural and sports events. In a report ...




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